Carp River Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Carp River Campground Sites

This campground is in a quiet, rustic setting adjacent to the Carp Wild and Scenic River and is a great place to enjoy camping, fishing, hiking, canoeing, kayaking, or to just "get away from it all". Fish species in the campground area of the river include brook, brown and rainbow trout.  Link to Campground Map.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Open May 7 thru October 15. Gated when closed.
Fees Site Fee $16 - 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
Open Season: May 7
Closest Towns: St. Ignace
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Vault

General Information


From the intersection of US-2 and I-75 drive north on I-75 to exit 352 (County Road 123). Turn right (east) one block on County Road 123, then turn left (north) on Mackinac Trail (H-63). Drive north 5.2 miles to FR 3445, turn left (west) and drive 0.25 mile to the campground.

Recreation Map

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Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

There are 44 sites, all wooded and shaded from the hot summer sun. Each site has a table and a fire ring. Water pumps and vault toilets are conveniently spaced throughout the campground. There are no accessible facilities available at this campground.

No. of Accessible sites44


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