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Union River Outpost

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About This Campground

State Park

From the MI DNR Porcupine Mountains website: Union River Outpost is a small three-site rustic campground located on the Union River. The campground offers solitude and a camping experience unlike a typical modern campground. Union River is a classic UP trout stream. The sites are ideal for tent,…

Fee Info

Union River Outpost Rustic Camping $ 17 per night

Just $12 when purchased with your license plate registration renewal, the Recreation Passport is your very own key to exploring Michigan state parks, trails, historic sites, boat launches, and more. It’s the easiest way to support and protect…

Reservation Info

Registration Office (May 15-October 15): 8am-8pm

(October 16 -May 14): 8am-4pm

Check-in: 3pm, Check-out: 1pm • Quiet Hours: 10pm-8am

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Access

  • Drive In
    Park next to your campsite
  • Hike In
    Hike a trail to your campsite

Stay Connected

  • WiFi
    Unknown
  • Verizon
    Unknown
  • AT&T
    Unknown
  • T-Mobile
    Unknown

Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • Standard (Tent/RV)

Features

For Campers

  • Alcohol
  • Pets
  • Fires

Reviews

2 Reviews of Union River Outpost

Ratings Breakdown

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Art S.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Aug. 29, 2021

One of my favorite campsites! Near hiking and Lake Superior too

This is a perfect, secluded spot. We are so happy that this site opened up on the website. Don’t forget to make that reservation and see what is available.

Site 1 was so secluded and private. It really felt like nobody else was out here. We had more than enough room to set up and could even…

  • The bin is for the people staying at the cabin but keep walking past it and you will find the hiking trail
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Jennie S.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Sep. 18, 2020

Secluded and quiet!

We loved this spot! We wanted to stay longer but we didn’t have the time. This camp only has three sites! We stayed on UR2. It was wooded! We had two tents and one car. The rustic toilet was very clean and was no struggle to use. There is a bridge and really nice trail along the river with…

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Location

Union River Outpost is located in Michigan

Coordinates

46.74879659 N
89.74972482 W

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About This Campground

From the MI DNR Porcupine Mountains website: Union River Outpost is a small three-site rustic campground located on the Union River. The campground offers solitude and a camping experience unlike a typical modern campground. Union River is a classic UP trout stream. The sites are ideal for tent, van or compact campers. There is a vault toilet, but no running water is available at any of the outpost campgrounds. Fill up at park headquarters or visitor center.

Connection Details

We rate connection speeds from campers like you who submit speed tests with Field Reports.

  • Good- 10+Mbps

    Campers can make calls and send texts & emails, watch an HD movie, play multiplayer games, and more.

  • Fair- 3Mbps-10Mbps

    Campers can make calls, send texts & emails, video chat, stream video, and play online games.

  • Poor- 0Mbps-3Mbps

    Campers might be able check email, send texts, and make calls.

  • Available-

    Campers have been able to connect here but we don’t know the quality of the connection.

  • Unknown-

    Connectivity is not known for this campground.

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