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Places to Camp near Custer, MI

Searching for the best camping near Custer, MI? There are tons of hikes and other fun activities to partake in. Experience some of the most stunning views that Michigan camping has to offer. Find the best campgrounds near Custer, plus reviews and photos from other campers like you.

Best Camping Sites Near Custer, MI (228)

    Camper-submitted photo from Cedar Campground — Ludington State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Cedar Campground — Ludington State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Cedar Campground — Ludington State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Cedar Campground — Ludington State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Cedar Campground — Ludington State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Cedar Campground — Ludington State Park

    1.

    Cedar Campground — Ludington State Park

    39 Reviews
    131 Photos
    264 Saves
    Ludington, Michigan

    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 more: https://www.michigan.gov/dnr/buy-and-apply/rec-pp

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
    Camper-submitted photo from Nordhouse Dunes Wilderness
    Camper-submitted photo from Nordhouse Dunes Wilderness
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    Camper-submitted photo from Nordhouse Dunes Wilderness
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    Camper-submitted photo from Lake Michigan Recreation Area
    Camper-submitted photo from Lake Michigan Recreation Area
    Camper-submitted photo from Lake Michigan Recreation Area
    Camper-submitted photo from Lake Michigan Recreation Area
    Camper-submitted photo from Lake Michigan Recreation Area
    Camper-submitted photo from Lake Michigan Recreation Area

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    Lake Michigan Recreation Area

    22 Reviews
    67 Photos
    316 Saves
    Manistee, Michigan

    Overview

    Lake Michigan Campground is perched on the shores of Lake Michigan, 15 miles south of Manistee. The area creates an incredible setting with a scenic overlook of the lake and a sandy swimming beach. This family campground provides an array of hiking and biking trails, plus swimming, fishing and kayaking.

    Recreation

    A hardwood forest gives way to a beautiful sandy beach at the shores of the lake with a playground for younger campers. Trout fishing in Lake Michigan is another big draw. Bird watchers delight in seeing unique species like the piping plover and prairie warbler. The Arrowhead Trail, a short loop trail created by Boy Scouts, forms a loop between the campground and the beach. A trailhead for the Nordhouse Dunes Wilderness Area is also within the recreation area.

    Facilities

    A hardwood forest gives way to a beautiful sandy beach at the shores of the lake with a playground for younger campers. Trout fishing in Lake Michigan is another big draw. Bird watchers delight in seeing unique species like the piping plover and prairie warbler. The Arrowhead Trail, a short loop trail created by Boy Scouts, forms a loop between the campground and the beach. A trailhead for the Nordhouse Dunes Wilderness Area is also within the recreation area.

    Natural Features

    The recreation area sits on the eastern banks of Lake Michigan along Porter Creek, due north of Hamlin Lake. As the second largest of the five Great Lakes, Lake Michigan provides stunning views and limitless options for water recreation. It covers a whopping 22,400 square miles and ranks as the fifth largest lake in the world. The Huron-Manistee National Forests encompass nearly a million acres of public protected land. Nearly 6,000 acres is wetlands that extend over the northern portion of Michigan's Lower Peninsula.

    Nearby Attractions

    The nearby Nordhouse Dunes Wilderness Area has abundant trails for hiking and backpacking.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • RVs
    • Tents
    • Group
    • Cabins

    $27 - $32 / night

    Camper-submitted photo from Orchard Beach State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Orchard Beach State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Orchard Beach State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Orchard Beach State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Orchard Beach State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Orchard Beach State Park Campground

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    Orchard Beach State Park Campground

    30 Reviews
    71 Photos
    152 Saves
    Manistee, Michigan

    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 more: https://www.michigan.gov/dnr/0,4570,7-350-79134_79210---,00.html

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
    Camper-submitted photo from Nordhouse Dunes Wilderness - Green Road
    Camper-submitted photo from Nordhouse Dunes Wilderness - Green Road
    Camper-submitted photo from Nordhouse Dunes Wilderness - Green Road
    Camper-submitted photo from Nordhouse Dunes Wilderness - Green Road
    Camper-submitted photo from Nordhouse Dunes Wilderness - Green Road
    Camper-submitted photo from Nordhouse Dunes Wilderness - Green Road
    Camper-submitted photo from Pines Campground — Ludington State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Pines Campground — Ludington State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Pines Campground — Ludington State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Pines Campground — Ludington State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Pines Campground — Ludington State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Pines Campground — Ludington State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Silver Lake State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Silver Lake State Park Campground
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    Camper-submitted photo from Silver Lake State Park Campground
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    7.

    Silver Lake State Park Campground

    22 Reviews
    52 Photos
    108 Saves
    Mears, Michigan

    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 more: https://www.michigan.gov/dnr/buy-and-apply/rec-pp

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
    Camper-submitted photo from Kibby Creek Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Kibby Creek Campground
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    Camper-submitted photo from Kibby Creek Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Kibby Creek Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Kibby Creek Campground

    8.

    Kibby Creek Campground

    10 Reviews
    47 Photos
    57 Saves
    Pentwater, Michigan
    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access

    $40 - $160 / night

    Camper-submitted photo from Poncho's Pond RV Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Poncho's Pond RV Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Poncho's Pond RV Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Poncho's Pond RV Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Poncho's Pond RV Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Poncho's Pond RV Park

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    Poncho's Pond RV Park

    9 Reviews
    29 Photos
    56 Saves
    Ludington, Michigan

    Poncho’s Pond is situated on 37 grassy acres. Our sites include city water, sewer, 30 & 50 amp electric service and television service at no extra charge. Tent sites have water & electric only. All sites have a picnic table and a fire pit. For those without a camper of their own, we offer rental Haciendas that sleep up to 8 people.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
    Camper-submitted photo from Mears State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Mears State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Mears State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Mears State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Mears State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Mears State Park Campground

    10.

    Mears State Park Campground

    11 Reviews
    35 Photos
    99 Saves
    Pentwater, Michigan

    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 more: https://www.michigan.gov/dnr/0,4570,7-350-79134_79210---,00.html

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
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