Camp 7 Lake is a 60-acre lake that offers swimming, boating, and fishing, as well as camping and picnicking. A nature trail is nearby. The excellent location, beautiful setting, and many activities make this a perfect place for spending a day, a weekend, or your entire vacation. Map to Campground Link
At a Glance
Open May 15 thru October 8
Site Fee $12 / $24 / $50 - DayFees are $3.00/day/vehicle or $25.00/year/family- - Federal Recreation Passes (Golden/America the Beautiful) are accepted. Some of these sites are reservable. Reservations are made on the National Recreation Reservation System (NRRS). To check availability of the campsites or to make a reservation, call 877-444-6777 or go to
From the Intersection of US-2 and Forest Highway 13 (about 14 miles east of Rapid River), drive north 8.4 miles on Highway 13 to CR 442. Turn right (east) and drive 7.8 miles to the campground road on the left (north).
Camping & Cabins
There are 41 campsites set among large shade trees, each has a table and fire ring. There are seven specified sites available for handicapped people, as well as other facilities. Drinking water is conveniently located throughout the campground.
No. of Accessible sites
Lake and Pond Fishing
Camp Seven Lake is 60 acres, the best fishing will usually occur just at, or shortly after dawn or late in the evening.
Smallmouth bass, bluegills and perch
Van Winkle Lake Trail 2 miles
Picnic grounds are adjacent to the swimming area. It has its own parking lot and a surfaced path connects it with the swimming area and restrooms.
Boating - Motorized
There are two boat accesses; one in the campground for campers and another near the picnic area for day users. There is no parking area in the campground.
Lake offers swimming. Lifeguards are not present. Children should be accompanied in the water by an adult at all times.