Petes Lake Campground

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Petes Lake Campground Site Map

Pete`s Lake campground is surrounded by many lakes and offers much in the way of camping, hiking, biking, fishing, swimming, boating, and picnicking. All roads are black topped (perfect for bike riding). The Campground boasts a large Day Use Area with two picnic areas, a swimming beach, and an accessible fishing pier. Link to Campground Map

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Pier is inaccessible due to high water. 
Reservations: Some of the sites at Petes Lake are reservable. Reservations for all of our campgrounds are made on our national recreation reservation system. To check availability of National Forest Campsites or to make a reservation, call 877-444-6777 or go to   To view Petes Lake reservable sites and see an interactive map, go to
Fees Standard Non Electric Site Fees range from $20 to $22 per night. This campground offers group sites for $40 per night. Federal Recreation Passes (Golden/America the Beautiful) are accepted. Firewood for sale.
Closest Towns: Munising
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Vault

General Information


From Munising travel east to the intersection of M-28 and Forest Highway 13. Turn right on H-13 and drive south 10.4 miles to FR 2173. Turn left (east) on FR 2173 and drive 0.4 mile to the campground road. Turn right (south) and drive to Pete's Lake Campground.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Camping & Cabins

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Water Activities

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Boating - Motorized

The boat ramp has a large parking lot as well as a turn-around area for safe and easy access to the lake.

Boating - Non-Motorized

Nice lake to kayak or canoe.


The 190-acre lake is clean and clear and the swimming area has a beautiful sandy beach. There are restrooms available, as well as a large conveniently located parking lot. Lifeguards are not present. Children should be accompanied in the water by an adult at all times.

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