Lined with jaw-dropping beaches that thread Lake Michigan, Charles Mears State Park is a well-trafficked gem of the like-named state―and Mears-Modern Campground will post you up for the night. Dotted with electrically-fed campsites and modern restrooms, you’ll be well catered to after your face is a light, sun-kissed shade of red.
Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans, trailers, RVs
177 sites
Up to 6 guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Potable water available
Showers available
Picnic table available
RV details
Hookups available (electricity and sewage)
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Ask about television hookup
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Joe V.
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May 31st, 2017

Great place next to Lake Michigan. Easy walk to charming town of Pentwater. Right next to the channel, so lots of boat-watching. Even has a short hike to a lookout.

View south along the Lake Michigan shore at dusk. 30 steps from campsite.Take a short hike up the trail from the northeast of the campground for a view from overlook toward Pentwater Harbor entrance.Night skies can be beautiful next to the Lake.Campsite #129 with fire pit and plenty of room to park
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February 9th, 2019
Hipcamper Joe V.
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May 31st, 2017
Charles Mears State Park
Phone Number
(231) 869-2051
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43.784° N, 86.439° W
Unknown price
Tent / RV / Trailer: 177 Sites
(Up to 6 people per site)