Young State Park, Boyne City

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Young State Park is a public recreation area near Boyne City, Michigan that occupies 563 acres (228 ha) on the eastern edge of 17,260-acre (6,980 ha) Lake Charlevoix in Charlevoix County in the northwest of Northern Michigan. Following the park's creation in 1921, the Civilian Conservation Corps made improvements during the 1930s.
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  • The site I had reserved, #32, ended up being kind of soggy, with standing water near the firepit, and the electrical hookup on the wrong side. We ended up moving to site #44. It’s in the middle of...  more »
  • Awesome location on the water. It's very clean, well organized and quiet. We love tent camping here.  more »
  • Love camping here. Spots are nice and big. Bathrooms well kept. close to the beach area. Other campers are friendly and helpful. Easy to maneuver our pop up into. Nice bike riding area  more »
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  • Young State Park is one of the most beautiful State Parks we have ever camped in. The campsites are well cared for. One of our favorite activities is to walk to the Camp Store about 8 pm for some delicious ice cream and then walk to the beach to watch the sun set across the lake. The sunsets are amazing! Bathrooms are kept clean as well. Very family-friendly. If you are looking for more to do, the area has lots of activities for which there is information in the Ranger office as well as in Boyne City. People in town are also helpful and friendly. And the Farmers' Market on Saturday mornings... WOW!
  • Very clean, beautiful state park. The beach is great. Very Sandy bottom. Camping beautiful, there is a store, and bathroom facilities. Hiking, Biking, Camping...You won't be disappointed 😁
  • Great spot for some water / beach fun. Water is by far warmer than Lake Michigan. Park staff is super friendly and legitimately helpful.
  • Nice park. Little tight for bigger camping units. But very nice park.
  • 53rd year in a row. My favorite summer destination. The beach is awesome, even tho the water level is high. The roads around the loops are deteriorating, but still incredible place.

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