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Cookson Lake Dispersed Campsite

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About This Campground

USDA Forest Service

Overview

Cookson Lake Campsite offers a primitive place to stay in the thick of Michigan's wilderness. Beautiful forests surround several lakes in the area, providing ample opportunity to enjoy nature in all its forms.

Recreation

Visitors enjoy swimming and fishing in the 35-acre adjacent…

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Access

  • Drive-In
    Park next to your site

Stay Connected

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Site Types

  • Dispersed

Features

For Campers

  • ADA Access
  • Picnic Table
  • Reservable
  • Toilets
  • Alcohol
  • Pets
  • Fires

Reviews

2 Reviews of Cookson Lake Dispersed Campsite

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Dickie H.
Reviewed Jul. 30, 2019

Super isolated

Spent one night here with my dog. I was looking for a place to unplug and I sure got what I was looking for. Have to admit I was a bit out of my element for tent camping at this location. There were others camping at this site with RVs, a boat and off road vehicles. They were more prepared for the…

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Jennifer S.
Reviewed Jul. 23, 2019

Great rustic experience

Spent 3 nights here. Simple camp spot right on the lake. Fishing was good and so was kayaking the lake.

Location

Cookson Lake Dispersed Campsite is located in Michigan

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Directions

From Munising, Michigan, take State Route 28 east towards Shingleton. Turn south on Highway 13 at Wetmore. Turn left onto Forest Service Road 2258 and continue for about 5 miles. Just before reaching the bridge over the Indian River, turn east on Forest Service Road 2257. Travel about a mile and a half east to the campground.

Coordinates

46.19556154 N
86.5615164 W

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