Picnicking

Choose from the following to find a site:


   

Manistee River - Red Bridge - picnic tablesThe sites listed in this section have picnic areas with tables or shelters.  Some sites have pedestal grills, beaches or other amenities. 

Recreation Enhancement Act Fees

 

Look for this sign when you enter the site: Recreation Fee Symbol - Sign at Recreation Sites

Passes can be paid for at the site by using a fee envelope, located near the bulletin board or can be purchased from a Forest Serice Office or vendor.  For more information on which passes are available and which pass will best suit your needs during your visit,  visit the Passes and Permits section of the website.

The sites below charge a Recreation or Concession day use fee:

Area
Site
Au Sable River - Scenic 4001 Canoe Landing
Gabions
Au Sable River - to Lake Huron Au Sable Vista
River Road Rollways
Corsair Corsair Trailhead
Sand Lake
Highbank/Loda Lake Loda Lake
Hoist/Reid Lake Jewell Lake
Reid Lake - M-72
Mack Lake
Lake Michigan Hoags Lake
Lake MI Rec Area
Nurnberg Trailhead
Manistee River Bear Creek
Blacksmith Bayou
High Bridge
Rainbow Bend
Sawdust Hole
Udell Rollways
Seaton Creek
Manistee/Wellston Pine Lake
Sand Lake
North Country Trail Benton Lake
Nichols North
Bowman Lake Trailhead
Marilla
Udell Trailhead
Pere Marquette River Bowman Bridge
Gleason's Landing
Green Cottage
Rainbow Rapids
Upper Branch Bridge
Pine River - Scenic Dobson Bridge
Elm Flats
Low Bridge
Peterson Bridge North
Pine River - South Branch Pine River
Wagner Lake Island Lake
Loon Lake
Wakeley Lake Kneff Lake
White River Pines Point


https://www.fs.usda.gov/activity/hmnf/recreation/picnickinginfo