Camping & Cabins

Choose from the following to find a site: Open camping area at Ewing Point


The Hiawatha National Forest offers a variety of camping opportunities. Select a category for more information and areas available in each type of camping.

Several Hiawatha National Forest and Grand Island National Recreation Area camping facilities offer reservations through the National Recreation Reservation Service (NRRS).  To make your reservations, contact the NRRS at 877-444-6777 or go to


Hiawatha facilities listed on the NRRS system include:

Grand Island National Recreation Area

  • Juniper Flats Group Campsite
  • Murray Bay Group Campsite
  • Freighter View Campsite
  • Bermuda
  • Channel Marker
  • Gamefence
  • Driftwood
  • Duck Lake
  • Gull Point
  • Hemlock
  • Hardwood
  • Little Duck 
  • Little Dune 1
  • Little Dune 2
  • Loon Call
  • Preservation Point
  • Roads End
  • Shelter Ridge

Munising Ranger District

  • AuTrain Lake Campground
  • Bay Furnace Campground
  • Cooksen Lake Dispersed Campsite (rustic drive-in)
  • Council Lake Dispersed Campsite (rustic drive-in)
  • Ewing Point Dispersed Campsite (rustic walk-in)
  • McKeever Cabin (rustic walk-in)
  • Petes Lake Campground
  • Widewaters Campground

Rapid River/Manistique Ranger District

  • Camp Seven Lake Campground
  • Colwell Lake Campground
  • Flowing Well Campground
  • Little Bay Campground
  • Manistique - Rapid River Dispersed Campsites (Bass, Bear, Camp Cook, Carr, Chicago, Crooked, East, Gooseneck, Ironjaw, Jackpine, Nineteen, Lyman, Leg, Minerva, Mowe, Steuben, Swan, and Triangle Lakes)
  • Tom's Lake Cabin (rustic)

St. Ignace Ranger District

  • Brevoort Lake Campground
  • Carp River Campground
  • Lake Michigan Campground

Sault Ste Marie Ranger District

  • Bay View Developed Campground
  • Monocle Lake Campground
  • Soldier Lake Campground
  • Three Lakes Campground
Areas & Activities