Bear Track got its name many years ago from a bear track found while building the site. A 1.5 mile trail connects the campground to the North Country National Scenic Trail. Fishing is a popular activity for this area.
At a Glance
Open May 7 to Sept. 20. Gated when closed.
Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week unless otherwise posted.
Rentals & Guides:
Canoe Rentals -
Manistee Paddlesport Adventures
Pine Creek Livery
Concessionaire Fee - Camping (per night):
Single Site: $16.00
Double Site: $26.00
Day Use (per person)
Extra Vehicle: $6.00
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).
Visit the Passes and Permits section for more information on obtaining a special use permit.
May 7 - Sept. 20
May 15 to October 5
As a visitor to the National Forest, you are asked to follow certain rules designed to protect the Forest, natural resources and to provide for public safety of visitors.
These rules are available to you on-line or at any office of the Huron-Manistee National Forests. Please take time to read and understand them. General Topic orders apply across the Forests.
Applicable Orders -
Motorized Vehicle Use of Roads, Trails and Off-road Areas; R904-14-02
Occupancy and Use - Developed Recreation Areas, Dispersed Areas, Being Publicly Nude, Marine Prohibitions, Parking and Sanitation; R904-14-03