Hungerford Trail Camp

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

The horse trail and mountain bike trailheads are located in the campground. The horse trailhead s located near the group site. This campground is very popular during the summer.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Open April 15 to November 1.
Operational Hours: Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week unless otherwise posted. Forest quiet hours apply.
Fees Recreation Enhancement Act Fee -

Camping -

  • Per Night: $15.00
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 15 - November 1
Usage: Heavy
Best Season: April 15 to November 1
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

  • Parking in violation of posted instructions.
Closest Towns: Big Rapids
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: Baldwin White Cloud Ranger District - (231) 745-4631

General Information

Directions:

From Big Rapids -

  • Travel west on M-20 for 8.5 miles.
  • Turn right and travel north on Cypress Ave. for .5 miles.
  • Turn right and travel east on Hungerford Lake Dr. for .5 miles.
  • Turn left and travel north on Forest Rd. 5134 for 1 mile.
  • The site is located on the left.

General Notes:

Location -   Hungerford Recreation Area    

Nearby Recreation Areas - None 

County - Newaygo  

Seasonal and Other Inforamation -

  • Gated when closed.

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Activities


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Campground Camping

Amenities -

  • PicketĀ PolesĀ 
  • Manure Disposal Area
  • Wheelbarrows
  • Host
  • Garbage Service
Sleeping ShelterNo
Reservation InfoNo reservation needed.  All sites are first come, first served.
No. of Sites Single: 48

RV Camping

Amenities -

  • Picket Poles 
  • Manure Disposal Area
  • Wheelbarrows
  • Host
  • Garbage Service
Hookup - WaterNo
Reservation InfoReservation needed -

Single Site - No reservation needed. All sites are first come, first served.

Group Site -

  • Mid-May to Mid-September
  • One time reservation fee of $9.00
  • Reservations can be made up to 6 months in advance of visit.
  • Reservations must be made at least 3 days in advance of visit.

Go to: Recreation.gov or call 1-877-444-6777.

Vehicle ClearenceHigh
No. of Sites
  • Single: 48
  • Group: 1
Size RestrictionsMaximum - 80 Feet
Dump StationsNo
Hookups - ElectricNo
Pavement Type for ParkingAsphalt
Hookup - SewerNo

Group Camping

Amenities -

  • Picket Poles 
  • Manure Disposal Area
  • Wheelbarrows
  • Host
  • Garbage Service
Reservation InfoReservation needed -
  • One time reservation fee of $9.00
  • Reservations can be made up to 6 months in advance of visit.
  • Reservations must be made at least 3 days in advance of visit.

Go to: Recreation.gov or call 1-877-444-6777.

No. of SitesGroup: 1

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