Lost Lake Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Do you enjoy leisurely walks? Here you will find many opportunities for scenic strolls amid the aspen and sugar maple. A one-mile interpretive trail through a stand of 150-year-old hemlock and pine is adjacent to the campground. Trails also connect to the Chipmunk Rapids Trail and Lauterman National Recreation Trail system. The 86-acre lake is stocked with brown and rainbow trout, and smallmouth bass. No motors are permitted on Lost Lake. A boat access area, small picnic area, and a swimming beach are available.

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At a Glance

Reservations: Lost Lake Campground has been added to the reservation system for the 2017 camping season.

The reservation system provides visitors the opportunity to reserve their favorite spot during specific times, ensuring a place to stay, which will be beneficial to local users as well as users traveling from afar.

The campground will still have first come first served sites available for those who prefer a more spontaneous adventure. Sites can be reserved at www.recreation.gov or by calling Reserve America at 1-877-444-6777 or TDD 1-877-833-6777. 
Fees Individual campsite fee is $15/night.
Nightly fees are half of price shown with use of Interagency Senior or Access Pass. Interagency Pass discounts apply only to the fee for the campsite physically occupied by the pass holder.
Open Season: May 24
Closest Towns: Florence
Passes: The USDA Forest Service honors all four Interagency Recreation Passes that may be applied at National Park Service, Bureau of Land Management, Bureau of Reclamation and U.S. Fish and Wildlife sites charging recreation use fees. Visit http://www.fs.fed.us/passespermits/rec-fee.shtml to decide which pass is right for you.
Information Center: Eagle River - Florence Ranger District

General Information

Directions: Travel 20 miles west of Florence via State Highway 70 and Forest Roads 2450 and 2156. Lost Lake is one hour east of Eagle River via State Highway 70 or one hour west of Iron Mountain, Michigan via U.S. Highway 2 and State Highway 7

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