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Pigeon River State Forest Campground

5 Reviews

About This Campground

State Park

Michigan Recreation Passport is required for vehicle entry into state parks and recreation areas, state boat launches, state forest campgrounds and state trail parking lots. The Michigan Recreation Passport does not cover local, county, municipal, or metropolitan parks or recreation areas. Learn…

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Access

  • Drive-In
    Park next to your site
  • Walk-In
    Park in a lot, walk to your site.
  • Hike-In
    Backcountry sites.

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Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • Standard (Tent/RV)
  • Equestrian

Features

For Campers

  • Picnic Table
  • Drinking Water
  • Toilets
  • Alcohol
  • Pets
  • Fires

Reviews

5 Reviews of Pigeon River State Forest Campground

Ratings Breakdown

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Kat S.
Reviewed Oct. 4, 2021

Nice Very private location

Great campground. Small in overall size for more peaceful, enjoyable quietness. Sites along the River. Clean and well taken care of by DNR.

  • site for Vanlife
  • river at campground
  • self pay
Site8 perfect fitting for Van
Month of VisitNovember
IThe Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Jul. 27, 2020

Great overnight backpacking

The shingle mill pathway in Pigeon River State Forest was a nice, quiet trail. Went on a Thursday in June and saw 1 other person over 2 days. If you hike about 6 miles the first day, you’ll find a nice dispersed campsite on the west side of grass lake. The only problem with this hike was the insane…

Kate K.
Reviewed Jul. 28, 2019

So pretty here!

I love this area so much! So much to explore and not heavily trafficked at all. NCT runs through the state forest, so dispersed camping all around. There are a few rustic campgrounds, but we usually just stay at one of the dispersed sites because most of them have a sweet set up. Lots of awesome…

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Location

Pigeon River State Forest Campground is located in Michigan

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Directions

Located on Ford Lake Road.

Coordinates

45.17664131 N
84.42777336 W

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