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Orchard Beach State Park

2064 Lakeshore Rd, Manistee, MI 49660-9226
+1 231-723-7422
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First Sunset of our Anniversary weekend.

Nice park and very picturesque, The access to the beach was closed due to the end of season but the... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
Hudsonville, Michigan
Campground is packed like sardines.

if you are planning to camp here, please reconsider. campgrounds are small and are packed like... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
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2064 Lakeshore Rd, Manistee, MI 49660-9226
2064 Lakeshore Rd, Manistee, MI 49660-9226
+1 231-723-7422
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Nice park and very picturesque, The access to the beach was closed due to the end of season but the view of the sunset was sweet.

Thank stevenkR7786KD
Reviewed 14 September 2017

if you are planning to camp here, please reconsider. campgrounds are small and are packed like sardines. You can hear people talking in 3 campsites away. It seems to be very popular with fisherman and these guys are pulling big boats in the middle of...More

1  Thank mia307
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

We have camped at this campground in the past when the beach here was beautiful. Even though the lake is right up to the steps you can still swim here or float. The views at this campground are beautiful and the pull through sites are...More

Thank chelgemo
Reviewed 1 August 2017

We set up our trailer and a large tent on these very spacious campsites. The fire rings are very nice and the facilities are very clean. The park has a nice trail with a large meadow (where a deer ran right in front of us)...More

1  Thank Rita S
Reviewed 1 August 2017

This is a lovely campground, lots of families, very friendly -- but the high lake levels have encroached on the beach, which was completely covered with water in many places. Plan to visit, but plan to drive to one of the other city beaches for...More

Thank Wanderer562014
Reviewed 16 July 2017

My family stopped at this place while exploring the shores of Lake Michigan starting from Leelanau down to Muskegon. This place has a beautiful shoreline which is untouched by beach-goers. It's a great place to explore and we spent about 2 hours here even though...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Very nice camping area with a great view. Very helpful and friendly staff. Clean facilities. No beach, have to drive manistee park, well worth the short drive , great beach with fire pits, playground, lighthouse and fish from the breakwall

Thank luckyed123
Reviewed 6 July 2017

This is a rather large campground...in a state park. The sites are decent size. There is a swing set for the park. The stairs in the picture are what you have to go down to get to the water. There is very little beach...it is...More

1  Thank elizabethw001
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

I knew from the pictures I had seen the beach wasn't very large but the day we went the tide was high and the lake was covering the bottom step for the stairs leading to the beach area- no beach at all. The view from...More

1  Thank MidWest45
Reviewed 19 June 2017

The view at this park is absolutely beautiful. The campground leaves a lot to be desired. I literally felt like we were camping in a parking lot. There are not many trees and the sites are super small. The bathrooms and showers were very dated,...More

Thank Carrie B
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11 May 2017|
Response from TSOIndiana |
Yes. We were there last week in a 31 ft 5th wheel
4 May 2017|
Response from Judy R | Reviewed this property |
I believe all Michigan State Parks are pet friendly as long as they're on a leash of appropriate length and not left alone.