General Campground Information

Covid-19 requirements

As per the executive order in Michigan, guests are required to wear masks while they're in the public areas of the park where may come in contact with other guests or staff.
Please bring your own masks.
Guests are also required to practice social distancing in the public areas of the park.

Store Hours

Due to Covid-19 situation, the availability of staff is very limited this season, as many in the UP region have chosen not to work.
Hence our store hours are revised as below:

10 am to 11 am
3 pm to 6 pm

Thank you for your understanding!

Check-in and Check-out times

Cabins and Tipis:
Check-in : 3 pm
Check-out : 11 am

RV and Tent sites:
Check-in : 1 pm
Check out : 11 am

Firewood Policy

No outside firewood please!
During store hours, you can purchase firewood at the store.
For after hours, we have a honor system and you can find the firewood pile and a deposit box outside the store.

Pool Opening Season

For the 2021 season, Swimming pool will be open from June 25 to Sept 25.


During store hours, you can purchase ice at the store.
For after hours, we have a honor system and you can find the ice box and a deposit box outside the store.

Ferry tickets

We sell DISCOUNTED Ferry tickets to Mackinac Island. 
Avoid long lines at the ferry: You can buy Sheplers or Star lines ferry tickets at our store, AND also use the FREE shuttle to the ferry. 
Once you are ready to go, you can call the shuttle service number or inform our front desk and we will be happy to schedule it for you.


We are excited to announce that we have added a new K9 park for our furry guests for the 2020 season!

Visitor Policy

Visitors must register at office.
No night stays after 10 pm.
There is a visitor fee. Please check with the office.

Cancelation policy

Make your online reservations anytime, day or night, at  You will receive an email confirmation from us once your reservation is complete.  Additionally, you can now reserve a select site at the time of your reservation, for a fee.

To guarantee your booking, a deposit approximately equal to your first night will be charged to your credit card at the time you make your reservation.

If you need to cancel your reservation, you may do so within your cancellation window. A $10 cancellation fee will be deducted from your deposit.

RV & Tent Sites: 72 hours cancellation notice is required. 
Tipi & Kamping Kabins: 7 days cancellation notice required. 
Deluxe Cabins: Two weeks cancellation notice required. 

Reservations made after these deadlines require nonrefundable deposits. Cancellations made after deadlines will result in forfeiture of the deposit.Holidays and special events may have special deposit and/or cancellation requirements. Special conditions may apply during high-demand periods and special events.

Please note : No refunds for cancelation due to weather or early departures!

Bike rentals

You can rent bikes by the hour or for the whole day. You may take the bikes to the island.

Quiet Hours

This is a family campground. Please respect privacy of others.
Quiet hours are strictly enforced from 10 pm to 6 am.
Violation may result in eviction from the park. No refunds will be issued.

Meet Your Hosts

Mackinac Recreations LLC

Enjoy the beauty of the Upper Peninsula, hospitality of our staff and the convenience of our campground.

Mackinac Recreations LLC purchased this campground in 2017. Since then, we have been making several improvements and adding amenities and accommodations. 
We upgraded 90 sites to 50A, added two deluxe cabins, added two Tipis, improved Wifi network, added digital cable TV for 75 sites, renovated the bath houses, store, office and game room.

We are excited to make this campground as a top choice for campers visiting Mackinac Island and Upper Peninsula. We look forward to your stay!