Diamond Point

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Diamond Point campground is surrounded by white pine forest. The most common use for the site is for canoe launching, particularly on weekends.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Managed season is from April 1 to November 30.
Operational Hours: Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week unless otherwise posted. Forest quiet hours apply.
Rentals & Guides: Canoe Rentals -
  • Hesperia
    • Kellogg Canoe Livery
    • Montague
      • Happy Mohawk Livery
Area Amenities: Boat ramp,Parking
Fees Recreation Enhancement Act Fee -

Camping -

  • Per Night: $10.00
Permit Info: Special Use Permit -
  • No special use permit is required for individuals or small groups (74 people or less).
  • Permits are required for commercial, event or large groups (75 people or more).
Open Season: April 1
Usage: Light
Best Season: April 1 to November 30
Restrictions: Forest-wide Closures - Camping

Camping in Developed Recreation Areas

  • Camping in a developed campground for a period longer than 14 consecutive days unless posted otherwise.
  • Entering or being in a developed recreation site or portion thereof when posted CLOSED.
  • Entering or remaining in a campground between 10 PM and 6 AM when posted - except for properly registered campers.
  • Using a developed campsite by more than eight (8) people on a single unit or by more than sixteen (16) people on a double site.
  • Parking or leaving a vehicle in violation of posted instructions, including the use of a handicap-parking site without a valid state permit properly displayed.
  • Parking a vehicle outside the parking space assigned to one's own camp unit or other designated parking area.
  • Occupying a developed campsite by parking more than one camper, trailer, or motor home (RV) on a single unit site. Parking more than two camping vehicles or camping trailers on a double unit site or exceeding limits to group sites unless otherwise posted.
  • Parking, possessing, or leaving more than two vehicles per single unit camp site or four vehicles per double unit sites, except bicycles, motorcycles, or ATV's on trailers, unless posted otherwise.

Being publicly nude

Storing Watercraft

  • Storing, mooring, or leaving a boat or raft over 24 hours.


  • Parking in violation of posted instructions.
Closest Towns: Muskegon
Water: None
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: Baldwin White Cloud Ranger District - (231) 745-4631

General Information


From Fremont -

  • Travel west on M-82 for 5 miles. M-82 becomes Skeels Rd.
  • Continue on Skeels Rd. for 8.75 miles.
  • Turn left and travel south on Nichols Rd. for .5 miles.
  • Turn right and travel west on Fruitvale Rd./B-86 for .75 miles.
  • Turn right and travel north on Kops Rd. for .5 miles.
  • Turn left and travel west on FR 9304.
  • The site is located on the right.

General Notes:

Location - White River, Candidate Wild and Scenic River

Nearby Recreation Areas - 

  • White River
    • Pines Point
    • Podunk
    • St. Huberts Angler Access
    • Sischo Bayou
  • Manistee OHV Trails
    • Cedar Creek Motorsport Trail

County - Oceana

Seasonal and Other Information -

  • This site is not gated during the off season.
  • This site is not maintained in winter:
    • Access road and/or parking lot are not plowed.
    • No water and/or toilet facilities available.


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Amenities -

  • Trash Can
Reservation InfoNo reservation needed.  All sites are first come, first served.
No. of SitesSingle: 2

RV Camping

Amenities -

  • Trash Can
Reservation InfoNo reservation needed.  All sites are first come, first served.
Hookup - WaterNo
Vehicle ClearenceMedium
No. of SitesSingle: 2
Size Restrictions20 Ft. or Less
Hookups - ElectricNo
Dump StationsNo
Pavement Type for ParkingDirt/Gravel
Hookup - SewerNo


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Water Activities

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Boat ramp Carry-in
Parking 8 vehicle capacity