Camping Destinations

Camping Destinations in theCopper Country


City of Hancock Campgrounds

2000 Jasberg Street M-203
Hancock, MI 49930

Online Reservations

City of Hancock Campground Map
If you need additional support (906) 482-7413

City of Houghton RV Park

1100 Lakeshore Dr.
Houghton, MI 49931

No Online Reservations Available

City of Houghton RV Park
(906) 482-8745

Emily Lake State Forest Campground

Access is off of the Emily Lake road. The road junction is 22 miles SW of Houghton on M-26 or 13 miles NE of the M-38 / M-26 junction. There are no indoor facilities with running water. Outdoor restrooms only.

Recreation Passport Required
(906) 288-3321

Portage Canal Lift Bridge

Isle Royale National Park

800 East Lakeshore Drive
Houghton, MI 49931


Isle Royale Lodging Options
(906) 482-0984

Camping hut at Isle Royale Park

Lake Linden Village Recreational Area

Tent and RV

1050 Hiltunen St.
Lake Linden, MI 49945

Reservations (906)369-5450

Campground Rates and Regulations

Lake Ste Kathryn Campground

4810 E M28 Ottawa National Forest
Kenton, MI 49967
Kenton Ranger District (906)852-3500

Lake Ste Kathryn Campground Rates and Regulations

Sturgeon River National Forest Campground

Forest Service Road 2200, Ottawa National Forest
Kenton, MI 49967
Phone: (906)858-4724

McCormick Wilderness

This 16,580 acre wilderness is located on the Kenton Ranger District and boasts a variety of landscape types ranging from nearly level to rocky cliffs and outcrops. You will find small scattered lakes and the Yellow Dog National Wild and Scenic River. Access is by foot. Canoeing opportunities are limited by lengthy portages. There are no developed campsites, and dispersed camping is allowed but relatively hard to access.

Ottawa National Forest
Kenton, MI 49967
Phone: (906)852-3500

McLain State Park

18350 Hwy M-203
Hancock, MI 49930
(906) 482-0278
103 Campsites

North Entry Lighthouse at McLain State Park

Sunset Bay RV Resort & Campground

2701 Sunset Bay Beach Rd.
Allouez Township,
Calumet, MI 49913
(906) 337-2494

Sturgeon River Gorge Wilderness

This 14,139-acre wilderness is located in the Kenton Ranger District. Here you will find the Sturgeon National Wild and Scenic River and its tributaries with steep, rugged gorges up to 300 feet deep and 1/2 to 1 mile wide. Access to the interior is by cross-country navigation or on overgrown old logging roads, which may be challenging to find and follow. There are no developed campsites, and dispersed camping is allowed.

Ottawa National Forest

Kenton, MI 49967
Phone: (906)852-3500

Twin Lakes State Park

6204 E Poyhonen
Twin Lakes, MI 49965
(906) 288-3321
Twin Lakes State Park Campground Information