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Make a Splash at the Top Family Campgrounds in the Great Lakes Region
Boating, fishing and hiking are just a few of the diversions found along the coastlines of the Great Lakes. You’ll also find lots of great times inland in the heartland. Stay at these parks to discover what America’s great north-central states have to offer to traveling families.
With more freshwater coastline than any other state, Michigan ranks high among RVing families looking for a variety of water sports. At Covenant Hills Camp, in Otisville, families can relax on the banks of the Grand River or rent bikes to explore the surrounding area. Also in Michigan is Harbortown RV Resort in Monroe, where go-karts, mini-golf, batting cages and large event weekends will keep your family smiling. Myers Lake Campground (pictured) in Byron boasts bountiful Christian hospitality, an alcohol-free setting and a pristine shore on Michigan’s “other great lake.” Silver Creek RV Resort in Mears is nestled near Silver Lake State Park and just minutes from magnificent Lake Michigan, giving your family endless possibilities for boating, fishing and exploring the area’s iconic sand dunes. Also near the shores of Lake Michigan is Vacation Station RV Resort in Ludington, where families can cast a line, ride a boat or enjoy fabulous restaurants and shopping.
When it comes to lakes, Minnesota is loaded for bear, boasting more than 10,000 bodies of water for fishing and boating. At Grand Casino Hinckley RV Resort, in Hinckley, guests can enjoy five-star service in a rustic setting.
Stay at the Wisconsin Dells, America’s Midwest playground, where guests at Sherwood Forest Camping & RV Park enjoy a new heated pool and splashpad, themed weekends, planned activities and crafts. Fun also prevails at Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resort in Warrens, where the schedule is filled with kid-friendly activities, mini golf, paddleboats, campfires and more.
Seeking more Midwestern adventures? Plan a long stay at Cross Creek Camping Resort in Delaware, Ohio, adjacent to Adjacent to Alum Creek State Park and Marina and near most of the area’s attractions. Pleasant View Recreation, Van Buren, Ohio, offers disc golf, a water slide, a jumping pillow, hiking, biking and fishing for families who like to stay active.