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Port Crescent State Park, Port Austin

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Port Crescent State Park is a 600acre state park in the U.S. state of Michigan. The park is located in Huron County at the tip of The Thumb of Michigan. The park is within Hume Township and the nearest community is Port Austin, approximately three miles northeast of the park on M-25.The ghost town of Port Crescent is at the mouth of the Pinnebog River on Lake Huron and is part of the park.Facilities and activitiesSwimming: There is swimming available in Saginaw Bay at the mouth of the Pinnebog River. Playground Hiking: An array of hiking trails total seven miles, and a walk along the beaches is also possible. Fishing. A day-use fishing deck on the Pinnebog River offers universal accessibility.PicnickingPicnic AreaPicnic Shelter Boating: Canoes can be rented from a nearby livery. HuntingCross-country skiing Recreational equipment can be rented.
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  • Beach was technically closed because of water quality issues. We avoided the water and walked the beach. Beautiful views!!  more »
  • We stayed here July 25 thru August 1. Our camp was on the waterfront and was perfect for us. The Tin Can Tourists had a show that weekend and we took the tour through the vintage RV trailers. Had a bl...  more »
  • If not camping, you have to use the day use beach, with had about 3 ft of beach when we visited. We did not stay. Glad we didn't have to pay to go into this park.  more »

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