Garey Lake State Forest Trail Camp

Garey Lake State Forest Trail Camp

Garey Lake State Forest Trail Camp of Benzie County, Michigan

Hiking Garey Lake State Forest Trail CampCanoe or Kayaking Garey Lake State Forest Trail CampHorseback Riding Garey Lake State Forest Trail Camp

Trail Length:

Hiking: 5.8 Miles long

Horseback Riding: Western spur of the 355-mile Shore-to-Shore Riding/Hiking Trail enters campground.


Benzie County - 8 miles SE of Empire via M-72, Plowman Road and Pettengill Road

Trail Description:

Phone Number: (231) 922-5280
Entrance Fee: $0
Motor Vehicle Permit Required: No
Camping fee per night - $10.00

Phone number indicated above is for the Traverse City Management Unit. Group camping area designed for horseback riders along Michigan's Shore-toShore Riding/Hiking Trail. Located on Garey Lake which offers good pan fishing. Rustic campground includes vault toilets and potable water from well hand pump. Sites available by permit from State Forest Campground Manager (231-922-5280)


  • Designated Watchable Wildlife Site
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Boating Access Site/Launch - Access for boating and fishing.
  • Equestrian

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