Lake Ann State Forest Campground of Benzie County, Michigan
Hiking: Lake Ann (on site): 5.8 miles of rolling terrain for hiking. Lost Lake (6 mi SE): 6.3 miles of flat to slightly rolling terrain for hiking.
Mountain Biking: Lake Ann (on site): 5.8 miles of rolling terrain for mountain biking. Lost Lake (6 mi SE): 6.3 miles of flat to slightly rolling terrain for mountain biking.
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. Sites available on a first-come, first-serve basis. No reservations. 30 sites for tent and small trailer use. Located on Lake Ann, this campground offers good opportunity for boating, fishing, and hiking on Lake Ann Pathway. Universally accessible facilities and toilets available. Rustic campground includes vault toilets and potable water from well hand pump.
Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore provides over 30 miles of Lake Michigan shoreline including dunes, cliffs, rocky points, and protected bays offering wildlife viewing of white tailed deer, wild turkeys, hawks, river otters, prairie warblers, waterfowl such as goldeneyes and buffleheads, and colorful blooms of spring wild flowers (12 miles West).
- Designated Watchable Wildlife Site
- Mountain Biking
- Boating Access Site/Launch - Access for boating and fishing.
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Permission and information sources are from Contributers to this Web Site, the Department of Natural Resources, Michigan.gov, National Park Service,
and the USDA Forest Service.