St. Ignace / Mackinac Island KOA

Make St. Ignace KOA your basecamp to explore Mackinac Island, Tahquamenon falls, Whitefish point, Pictured rocks, Soo locks and more in Upper Peninsula. Experience RV camping, Cabins, Tipis and Tenting at our KOA.

Thank you for your patronage and patience while we were renovating the campground amenities during 2018. 

Welcome to 2019! We are ready for you! 
New teepee accommodations, remodeled bathrooms, remodeled store, updated game room, updated children play area, renovated cabins, improved full hook-up RV sites, improved electrical (lots of 50A sites), new dog park, renovated swimming pool and much more.
All full hook up sites are updated with 50A electric, graded and graveled. 

Located at the Straits of Mackinac where Lake Michigan and Lake Huron converge, the St. Ignace/Mackinac Island KOA provides a terrific north-woods base camp. This waterfront town is the gateway to Michigan's Upper Peninsula, a swath of pristine forest and jeweled lakes.

Travel through the gorgeous Upper peninsula and visit Tahquamenon falls, Whitefish point, Soo locks, Shipwreck museum, Pictured rocks. There is so much more for you to explore in this pristine landscape. 

Take advantage of the free shuttle from our KOA to the ferry that takes you to gracious Mackinac Island, where bicycles and horse and buggies are the only forms of transportation. Families love the area's beaches, lighthouse tours and state historic parks, complete with 18th-century forts and costumed interpreters.

Max pull thru: 90 feet. All full hook up sites and select Water/Electric sites offer Cable TV. 

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Campground Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 120' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cable TV ($)
  • Pool (7/3 - 9/15)
  • Snack Bar ($)
  • Mini Golf ($)
  • Firewood ($)
  • Bike Rentals ($)
  • Tour Shuttle
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Ways to Stay

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Local Area

Mackinac Island

St. Ignace KOA offers a free shuttle to the island ferries. You'll enjoy the view of the Grand Hotel and summer homes from the ferry. Return to an era of Victorian affluence when you visit Mackinac Island. As you step onto the island, you feel as if you are stepping into the past. Horse-drawn carriages and bicycles are the only modes of transportation. It is also known for historic sites such as Fort Mackinac, elegant cottages of a bygone era and quaint shops. The island also features incredible glacial age rock formations such as Arch Rock and Skull Cave.

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Tahquamenon Falls - one hour away

The Upper Falls is the second largest waterfall east of the Mississippi. The Lower Falls is a series of cascades flowing around an island.

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The Sault Locks in Sault Ste Marie - one hour away

The only passageway to Lake Superior, these locks open to ships from all over the world. Watch the traffic or take a scheduled boat trip through the locks.

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Kewadin Shores Casino

Kewadin Shores Casino offers free shuttle service. It is located four miles away.

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