Your UP Experience starts in Dickinson County!
Five Campgrounds and 3 Day Use parks offer opportunities to explore Dickinson County and the whole UP.
Dickinson County, Michigan is a centrally located point of departure for day trips and exploration into Michigan's beautiful Upper Peninsula. Come camp with us and explore the rest of the UP from Dickinson County!
Open from just before Memorial Day to the end of September, The Dickinson County Parks System offers a variety of outdoor recreational and social opportunities.
Pavilion rental, camping, swimming, boating, fishing, hiking and biking for all ages.
Plan your vacation getaway, wedding, honeymoon, class or family reunion or any other Special Event you might want to have.
The Parks play host to a variety of special events all year long: Band concerts, triathlons, run/walks, biking events, ice fishing derbies and more.
Come see for yourself!
WE WELCOME INQUIRIES FROM MAJOR EVENT PLANNERS AND OPERATORS!
CAMPING FEES vary. Parks Manager Eric will assist you. MasterCard and Visa accepted.
PERMIT REQUIRED: An "All Parks" permit for only $5.00 per vehicle is required from April through October; a "Park Utilization Fee" is required for events held November though March. These fees are an excellent value!
CAMPSITES AVAILABLE: Lake Antoine Park (90); Gust Newberg Park at Sawyer Lake (30); Norway Lake Park (20); Dickinson County Fairgrounds (124); rustic camping, serenity and solitude at Stromberg Park (5). Day Use Parks: U.P. Veterans Memorial, Lake Mary Park and Fumee Lake Natural Area..
LAKE ANTOINE- 748 acres of beautiful lake for swimming, fishing, scuba diving, boating of all kinds- with all the amenities. Two pavilions, band shell, boat launch and Wi-Fi. Gateway to
FUMEE LAKE NATURAL AREA: 1808 acres to explore with 11 miles of hiking, biking, riding in summer and X-country, walking and snowshoeing trails in winter, around a pristine 478-acre lake (non-motorized).
SAWYER LAKE- Campground hosts on site; home to Camp Molinare, featuring a modern kitchen and two dormitories for up to 80 people. Available for rent.
STROMBERG PARK- located on t