Union River "Big Bear" Campground
Located at the base of the beautiful Porcupine Mountains
and by the sandy shore of Lake Superior

35653  107th Engineers Memorial Hwy, Silver City, MI  49953
Phone: 906-885-5324     E-mail: info@unionrivercampground.com
Hosts:  Norm & Sue Audette

Union River " Big Bear" Campground is located 2 miles west of Silver City, MI.  Watch for the big carved bear on the left hand side of the road, just past the entrance sign to the park.


The Union River Campground offers 50 quiet, spacious, shady campsites surrounded by forest. All sites have 30amp power, several with water hookups.  Every site is level with easy access, several are drive-thru.   There is a clean, modern indoor restroom and shower building for your convenience.   Every site is complete with a picnic table and fire ring. 


Marvel at the awesome scenery of Lake Superior and the Porcupine Mountains!  Walk or drive 1/8 mile to the state park’s visitor center for maps, videos and information on the 90 miles of walking, hiking, and backpacking trails, towering cliffs, amazing waterfalls, and numerous small lakes and streams located throughout the park.

The soft, sandy beach of Lake Superior is within walking distance of the campground for your swimming, picnicking, sunbathing and beachcombing enjoyment.  The churning waves of the lake bring deposits of colorful agates and rocks, gnarled driftwood, and other intriguing treasures!  Enjoy the stunning sky colors as the sun rises and sets over the deep blue waters of Lake Superior.

Union River ‘Big Bear’ Campground is an excellent campground for all.  It’s a piece of heaven with a million dollar view!  A relaxing stop along your journey, the entire family will enjoy the calming sights and sounds of nature as you end your day with a colorful sunset and warm crackling campfire.

Join us the last weekend in August for the popular annual Porcupine Mountain Music Festival, hosted by the Friends of the Porkies, featuring music of every genre that the whole family will enjoy.

2018 RATES
Prices are based on one unit per site, with one family per site: (2 adults and 2 children under 18).
Additional adults over 18 - $10.00/night.
Tents, pop-ups, truck campers, vans - power only - $25.00/night
Travel Trailers, 5th Wheels - power & water - $30.00/night
Class C Motorhomes - power & water - $35.00/night
Class A Motorhomes - pull-through sites with power & water - $40.00/night.

Pump-out Station Use: $5.00 per use

We understand that pets are a part of your family, and they are welcome with restrictions, 
However, no pets are allowed on festival weekend.

Visit our website at www.unionrivercampground.com for reservations or call:

Phone: 906-885-5324      
E-mail: info@unionrivercampground.com

We look forward to seeing you!


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