Campgrounds in Tawas, Michigan

Campgrounds in Tawas, Michigan
The Tawas area is located in northern Michigan and includes Tawas City, East Tawas and Tawas Bay. Visitors to this area are greeted with paved bike trails, waterways for canoeing and kayaking, and sandy beaches. Those traveling to Tawas during the winter months can enjoy more than 40 miles of groomed cross-country ski trails. Most campgrounds in this area are open seasonally due to the snowy winters; RV camping is available year-round at some locations.

Brown's Landing

Brown's Landing is an RV campground with 350 feet of sandy beach along Lake Huron. This park is open seasonally from May 1 to October 31 as of 2010. The sites are grass with concrete patios and feature water, electric and cable TV hookups. Tents are not permitted at the park but RVs, trailers and pop-ups are welcome. Chartered fishing trips and boat excursions to the nearby Miss Charity Isle leave daily from the park. Guests who would like to participate are advised to bring along a valid Michigan fishing license, fishing pole, warm clothing and pails to store bait and fish.

Brown's Landing
1129 Dyer Rd.
Tawas City, MI 48763
(989) 362-3737

East Tawas City Park

The East Tawas City Park has a 174-site campground for tents and RVs up to 37 feet long. Each of the campsites features picnic tables and full hookups including water, electric, cable TV and sewage. Other amenities are restrooms and showers, a playground, a picnic area, horseshoe pits and a 1600-foot stretch of beach along Lake Huron. A boat launch, fishing pier and a paved bicycle trail are also within the park. Open May through October.

East Tawas City Park
401 W. Bay St.
East Tawas, MI 48730
(989) 362-5562

Tawas Point State Park

Tawas Point State Park has a 193-site campground with electric hookups, restrooms and a playground. The 183-acre park offers visitors two miles of hiking or cross-country skiing trials and a 68-mile auto trail featuring historical monuments and picnic areas. Other attractions include a lighthouse on Tawas Bay, children's playground and sandy beach. Fishing is permitted in the park, and popular catches consist of walleye, perch, pike and small mouth bass.

Tawas Point State Park
686 Tawas Beach Rd.
E. Tawas, MI 48730
(989) 362-5041

Article Written By Kittie McCoy

Kittie McCoy has been a freelance writer since 2008. She is also a part-time personal trainer and licensed entertainer in Las Vegas. She enjoys sharing her love of physical fitness and experience in the entertainment industry via her writing.

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