& RV Park on Otter Lake
in the Hiawatha National Forest
E 7609 Otter Lake Road
Munising, MI 49862
Reservations: (906) 553-4921
Otter Lake Campground is located on the shores of Otter Lake in the Hiawatha National Forest near Munising, Lake Superior, and the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. The Otter Lake Campground is located just off Buckhorn Road, southwest of Munising.
Seasonal Sites Available
Campground Hosts: Donna & Jim. Look for them at Site #3.
Otter Lake Campground offers 70 scenic sites with electric hook-ups and picnic tables. Group sites are available. Some sites are located in a sunny area while others are in a wooded area so you have a nice selection of a campsite for your camping trip.
All campsites have easy access to the lakeshore on Otter Lake where there is a sandy area with a small beach for wading and a playground for the kids. Rowboats and paddle boats are available for rent or you can bring your canoe or kayak. Motors are limited to 5 hp on the lake.
Otter Lake is a family oriented campground and offers volleyball, horseshoes, tether ball, and basketball. See the Campground Host and she will supply you with the balls for some fun. Take a relaxing walk on our Nature Trails.
Otter Lake Campground offers modern restrooms with a new shower house providing campers with hot showers, a guest coin laundry, water and dump station, and a small camp store for pop, ice, charcoal, firewood, ice cream, chips, condiments, and miscellaneous toiletries.
There is a fire pit by the beach for sitting around or roasting hot dogs.
Otter Lake Campground has easy access to the ORV trails for some great riding in the Hiawatha National Forest. Bring your mountain bike for some fun riding on the back roads of the Hiawatha National Forest.
Enjoy fishing in Otter Lake for panfish, northern pike, and bass or try your luck in some of the nearby lakes in the Hiawatha Forest. For a real adventure, go charter fishing on Lake Superior.
The Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, Grand Island, Lake Superior cruises, and numerous waterfalls are only about 20 minutes away and you will find restaurants, grocery stores, and shopping in Munising. There is a casino in Christmas.
Make the Otter Lake Campground your headquarters for enjoying this beautiful area in the Hiawatha National Forest, majestic Lake Superior, and the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore.
* Rates: $20.00 per night plus tax
For additional information and a campsite map,
Directions: Take M-94 southwest of Munising to Buckhorn Road. Turn left and stay to the left. Otter Lake Campground is just a short distance down Buckhorn Road. Watch for the sign.
From Forest Highway 13, turn northwest on Buckhorn Road and continue to the campground sign.
Photos: Mary Deloria
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