Soldier Lake Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Soldier Lake Campground Map 2014

Soldier Lake Campground is easily accessible from M-28, which leads to some of the best sight-seeing in the Upper Peninsula and yet offers campers a remote, relaxing experience far removed from any noise of the highway. Attached to the campground are a picnic area with CCC-era picnic shelter and a swimming beach. There is also a parking area with access to the North Country National Scenic Trail. Click on the image to view the campground map.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Open May 15 to October 15. Gated when closed.
Reservations: 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
Fees Site Fee $16 - Day Fee $4.00 - Federal Recreation Passes (Golden/America the Beautiful) are accepted.
Closest Towns: Strongs
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Vault

General Information


From the intersection of M-28 and I-75 drive west on M-28 22.4 miles to Forest Road 3138. Turn left (south) on FR3138 and drive one mile to Soldier Lake Campground.

Recreation Map

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Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

There are 44 sites among red pine, aspen, and maple trees.  Each site has a table and fire ring. There is drinking water and vault toilets, as well as easy access to the lake throughout the recreation area.

No. of Accessible sites44


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