Pomeroy Lake Campground

  

Located in Gogebic County 8 miles southeast of the town of Marenisco, Mi., on the Bessemer Ranger District in the southern half of the Ottawa National Forest. The campground consists of one camping loop with 17 campsites. All sites are spaced with natural vegetation for screening.  This campground provides drive-in sites that can accommodate tents, trailers and motor homes. Each site offers an accessible wood table, fire ring and parking spur. Four vault toilet facilities are located in the camping loop, while water is provided at one centrally located hand pump. Adjacent to the campground is a boat landing to provide you access to a variety of game fish.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: No services after September 1, 2014.  Free primitive camping is allowed.
Operational Hours:  24 hours – self pay
Area Amenities: Accessible,Boat ramp,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees $12 a night for camping
Open Season: January
Usage: Light-Medium
Best Season: June-September
Busiest Season: July-August
Closest Towns: Marenisco, Mi., is 8 miles to the northwest. Larger towns include Ironwood, Mi., 41 miles to the west and Watermeet, Mi., is 39 miles to the east.
Water: Drinking Water - Hand pump
Restroom: 4 Vault toilets in campground.
Passes: Golden Age/Interagency Senior and Access passes accepted

General Information

Directions:

From Bessemer, Mi., travel east on US 2 approximately 25 miles to FR 7300, turn right (south) onto FR 7300 and travel approximately 6 miles to CR 525, turn left onto CR 525 and travel approximately 1 ½ miles to FR 6828, turn right onto FR 6828 and travel approximately ½ mile to FR 6828A, turn right onto FR 6828A and travel approximately three tenths of a mile to the campground.

From Watersmeet, Mi., travel west on US 2 approximately 22 miles to FR 7300, turn left (south) onto FR 7300 and travel approximately 6 miles to CR 525, turn left onto CR 525 and travel approximately 1 ½ miles to FR 6828, turn right onto FR 6828 and travel approximately ½ mile to FR 6828A, turn right onto FR 6828A and travel approximately three tenths of a mile to the campground.
 


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Located in Gogebic County 8 miles southeast of the town of Marenisco, Mi., on the Bessemer Ranger District in the southern half of the Ottawa National Forest. The campground consists of one camping loop with 17 campsites. All sites are spaced with natural vegetation for screening. This campground provides drive-in sites that can accommodate tents, trailers and motor homes. Each site offers an accessible wood table, fire ring and parking spur. Four vault toilet facilities are located in the camping loop, while water is provided at one centrally located hand pump. Adjacent to the campground is a boat landing to provide you access to a variety of game fish.

Sleeping ShelterNo
Reservation Info No Reservations
Fire Information Fire ring in each campsite
No. of Sites 17
No. of Accessible sites 0
Status: Open
Open Season: January-December
Fees: $12 a night for camping
Best Season: June-September
Hours of Operation: 24 hours - self pay
Difficulty Level: Easy to Intermediate

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Amenities

Boat ramp Concrete - No fee to launch boat
Camping trailer 17
Toilets 4 vaults toilets, two located at beginning of loop and 2 located near site #16
Accessible Campsite #1 has an accessible picnic table and fire ring
Picnic tables Accessible table in each campsite
Fee charged for some activities $12 a night for camping
Parking At boat landing
Tent camping 17
Drinking water Hand pump located near campsite #8
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Location

 
  Latitude : 
46.281465
  Longitude : 
-089.573967