Description

Ignite your everyday with a spontaneous trip to Bay City State Recreation Area and let the fun lend itself to the night at the Bay City Modern Campground. Set off Tobico Marsh and kissing Saginaw Bay in Great Lake Huron, with plush prairies, rustic bogland, and a generous helping of sandy beach, plus souped-up bathrooms and electric sites, have your lake and see it too.
Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers, trailers, RVs
192 sites
Up to guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Amenities
Potable water available
Picnic table available

Activities

Offered near the campground.

Biking
Fishing
Hiking
Snow sports
Swimming
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Bay City Campground.

Beach
Lake
Swimming hole
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The vibe at Bay City Campground

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August 12th, 2019
Park
Bay City State Park
State
Michigan
Country
United States
Phone Number
(989) 684-3020
Directions
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Official Website
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Coordinates
43.665° N, 83.902° W
Unknown price
Tent / RV / Trailer: 192 Sites
(Up to 4 people per site)

Safety at Hipcamp

Inclusion Policy

We have a zero-tolerance policy against discrimination at Hipcamp and are committed to helping our Host and Hipcamper community be inclusive.

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Hosting Standards

All Hosts should review and adhere to these standards around providing a positive Hipcamp experience, being a thoughtful neighbor, and serving as a responsible citizen.

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Hipcamper Standards

All Hipcampers should review and adhere to these standards for safety, trip preparation, and respect in order to uphold Hipcamp’s most important value: “leave it better.”

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Safety partners

Recreate Responsibly

  1. Know before you go
  2. Practice physical distancing
  3. Plan ahead
  4. Play it safe
  5. Explore locally
  6. Leave no trace
  7. Build an inclusive outdoors
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Leave No Trace

  1. Plan ahead and prepare
  2. Travel and camp on durable surfaces
  3. Dispose of waste properly
  4. Leave what you find
  5. Minimize campfire impacts
  6. Respect wildlife
  7. Be considerate of other visitors
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National Weather Service

We integrate with the National Weather Service to provide valuable fire advisories to Hosts and Hipcampers. Real-time Red Flag Warnings and Fire Weather Watch Warnings help keep our community safe.

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