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Bay Furnace Campground

17 Reviews

About This Campground

Bay Furnace Campground is located on the south shores of Lake Superior, near Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. Favorite to many, the campground is centered to various waterfalls, as well as other sightseeing attractions, including boat tours and visits to Grand Island.


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For Campers

  • ADA Access
  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Firewood Available
  • Phone Service

For Vehicles

  • Sanitary Dump
  • Pull-Through Sites
  • Water Hookups
  • Max Length: 65 ft.


  • Drive In
    Park next to your campsite
  • Walk In
    Park in a lot, walk to your campsite
  • Hike In
    Hike a trail to your campsite


17 Reviews of Bay Furnace Campground

Ratings Breakdown

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Shelly B.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Aug. 1, 2020

History on Lake Superiorq

Many bugs here!!!

No showers! Porta toilets were “acceptable.”

Next to The Village of Christmas and directly across the street from Kewaden Casino (albeit a super small casino), this campground offers a nice access to Lake Superior as well as the Bay Furnace historical site, which has a short…

Aleia W.
Reviewed Jul. 27, 2020

Not worth the drive in without reservations

They advertise that most of their 50 site loop is first come first serve but when we went, turns out that most of the “FF” sites have handwritten reservation plaques on them. Campsite host was a bit rude when I asked about it. There are maybe 10 actual FF campsites there.

Jessica L.
Reviewed Jul. 11, 2020

Some of the best sites I've been to

We stayed at Bay Furnace in September 2019 for 3 nights. The campgrounds were pretty quiet and had open availability that time of year. These campgrounds had some of the best sites I've been to in terms of privacy, shade, and ample trees. Plenty of trees to hang hammocks and provide shade.…


Bay Furnace Campground is located in Michigan


Bay Furnace Campground is located in Alger County, about 3 miles west of Munising on Highway 28, at the village of Christmas, across from the Kewadin Casino.


46.43833329 N
86.70833355 W

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