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Soldier Lake

2 Reviews

About This Campground

National Forest

Hiawatha National Forest

A quiet, relaxing campground with campsites nestled in the pines surrounding Soldier Lake in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. The campground provides a feeling of remoteness but is still close to roads that lead to some of the best sightseeing the area has to offer.

There are 44 sites among red pine,…

Site Types

  • Tent Sites

Features

For Campers

  • Picnic Table
  • Firewood Available
  • Reservable
  • Drinking Water
  • Toilets
  • Alcohol
  • Pets
  • Fires

For Vehicles

  • Max Length: 75 ft.

Access

  • Drive In
    Park next to your campsite

Reviews

2 Reviews of Soldier Lake

Ratings Breakdown

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Thomas S.
Reviewed Jun. 13, 2018

Nice little campground.

It has bee 8 years since i have been there, small lake with warm water coming up from bottom. Sandy beach, real primative. did have outside toilet, no power and no hook ups. Would stay there again if in the area.

Month of VisitAugust
Leandra P.
Reviewed Jun. 30, 2017

Peaceful lakeside campground

I arrived without reservation on a Thursday in June and there were plenty of camp spots. It was muggy and the mosquitos were out but I was safe as soon as my tent was up. Bathrooms are pit toilets, so remember your hand sanitizer! They have some but I don't depend on others for such things. Each…

Site23
Month of VisitJuly

Location

Soldier Lake is located in Michigan

Directions

23998 M-28 Raco Michigan 49715 From the intersection of M-28 and I-75 drive west on M-28 22.4 miles to Forest Road 3138. Turn left (south) on FR3138 and drive one mile to Soldier Lake Campground.

Coordinates

46.3505555 N
84.86833367 W

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About This Campground

A quiet, relaxing campground with campsites nestled in the pines surrounding Soldier Lake in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. The campground provides a feeling of remoteness but is still close to roads that lead to some of the best sightseeing the area has to offer.

There are 44 sites among red pine, aspen, and maple trees. Each site has a table and fire ring. There is drinking water and vault toilets, as well as easy access to the lake throughout the recreation area.

Recreation

Non-motorized boating is allowed on Soldier Lake. Swimming is also a popular activity. Two sandy beaches are found within the campground and day use areas. The North Country National Scenic Trail, which winds through several northern states, can be accessed from the day use area.

Facilities

The rustic campground offers shaded single-family sites for tent and RV camping. Each site is equipped with a table and a campfire ring. Vault toilets and drinking water are provided. No hookups are available. The campground also has two large day-use picnic areas with tables and grills. A sheltered picnic area is equipped with a fireplace. The picnic area has vault toilets and drinking water.

Natural Features

The campground surrounds 15-acre Soldier Lake. A scenic forest of pine, aspen and maple trees covers the area.

Nearby Attractions

The closest town is Strongs, 7 miles west. Services available include a fuel station, restaurants, and a general store.

Charges & Cancellations

Please cancel 7 days in advance for reservation sites. Reservation sites cannot be transferred to walk-in sites.

ADA Access: N

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