A Guide to the Best 150 Public Campgrounds in the Great Lakes State
By Jim DuFresne
This comprehensive guidebook is for campers, RVers and anybody who enjoys the outdoors – from anglers and hikers to morel mushroom hunters and families. There are nearly 1,300 public campgrounds in Michigan, and Jim DuFresne thoroughly reviews the best 150 of them, from state parks and national park campgrounds to state forest, national forest and county campgrounds. The 384-page book includes complete descriptions of the campground facilities, including type of hook-ups, number of waterfront sites, restrooms, cabin rentals and whether reservations are needed or can even be made. It also covers hiking trails, nearby fishing opportunities, historic sites and where the best beach is located. DuFresne’s guidebook should be the first thing you pack when you head off on a camping trip, a must-have resource for anyone who wants to escape the crowds and enjoy the best public campgrounds.