This shallow lake is surrounded by National Forest System lands.
A small campground surrounded by a mixed hardwood forest, this area is popular.
At a Glance
Wagner Lake: Managed Season starts May 1, 2016 and ends Nov. 30, 2016. This site is gated when closed. Chimney Loop: Managed Season starts May 1, 2016 and ends Sept. 30, 2016. This site is gated when closed.
Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week unless otherwise posted. Forest quiet hours apply.
Recreation Enhancement Act Fee -Day Use -
Camping (per night)-
Single site: $15.00
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 19 to September 10
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