You will find at Widewaters Campground the opportunity to pursue whatever activities you desire whether it be canoeing, fishing, hiking, or just camping in a peaceful, quiet environment. Link to Campground Map
At a Glance
Open May 15 to September 29, 2017. Gated when closed.
Site Fee Single site $16/Double site $36. Federal Recreation Passes (Golden/America the Beautiful) are accepted. Some of these sites are reservable. Reservations are made on the National Recreation Reservation System (NRRS). To check availability of the campsites or to make a reservation, call 877-444-6777 or go to www.recreation.gov.
May 15 - Sept. 29
From the intersection of M-28 and Forest Highway 13 just east of Munising drive south 11. 9 miles to FR2262. Turn right (northwest) on FR 2262 and drive 0.5 miles to the campground.
There are 34 large forested, well-spaced sites affording privacy and seclusion at each camping unit. Approved drinking water pumps and vault toilets are conveniently placed throughout the campground. Tables and grills are at each site. The campground area provides an atmosphere of relaxation. There are benches along the river where one might observe the anglers or do some bird watching, and if lucky catch a lovely sunset.
No. of Accessible sites
River and Stream Fishing
Widewaters affords boat access at the site to the Indian River, Fish Lake and several other lakes close by. The fishing for brook trout is excellent.
Lake and Pond Fishing
Widewaters affords boat access at the site to the Indian River, 60 acre Fish Lake and several other lakes close by.
The hiking enthusiast will find this campground an excellent home base for the 9 mile loop of Bruno's Run Hiking/Biking Trail as it winds its way through the lakes of the area and along the Indian River.
Boating - Motorized
Boat accesses are available at the campground and also up river at Fish Lake.