Burt Lake State Park, Indian River

Burt Lake State Park is a 406acre state park in Cheboygan County, Michigan on the south corner of Burt Lake. The park has approximately a 2250 feet of sandy shoreline.Visitors enjoy camping, boating, fishing, hunting, trapping, wildlife viewing and other activities. The town directly outside of the entrance to Burt Lake State Park is Indian River.Facilities and activitiesPlayground Hiking on one mile of marked trailCross-country skiing on ungroomed trailsFishing in the Sturgeon River and Burt LakePicnickingPicnic AreaPicnic Shelter Camping. The campground includes 306 modern and semi-modern sites and a minicabin.
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  • August 12, 2017
    Decent pavilion with electrical outlets for a gathering. Decent beach for kids to play. Lots of boats going in and seemed like a good spot for boating. Very clean but bathrooms were rustic. State park...  more »
  • August 10, 2017
    This park has a great beach, close to a livery that rents tubes, kayaks, has bumper boats and minature golf. The park is well maintained, and the staff is very friendly. Some shower houses are a bit o...  more »
  • July 10, 2017
    We take our son and grandsons out tubing every chance we can. The lake is so clean and lots of room for tubing. Lots of sandy beaches.  more »
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  • July 7, 2017
    Parked the boat outside the swim area and went ashore for ice cream. Water is absolutely clear. Sand extends well out into the water and is free from rocks. Great place to take your boat.
  • July 4, 2017
    Beautiful lake, easy access. The spring fed water is shallow on clean soft sand. The beach is nice and the swim area is a very long sandbar with a dramatic drop off just past the buoy line .
  • July 2, 2017
    Staff here was very helpful, and accommodating. Fun campground! Would stay again :) Very dog friendly.
  • May 18, 2017
    They were doing construction the day I went their for a walk with my dogs but, it's beautiful and it's mostly quiet.....but then again it's not full on summer yet.
  • April 28, 2017
    Awesome place picnic area camping area and fire pits water and also a great boat launch with dock..

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