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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  • There were 3 adults my 12 yr old son and 7mth old niece. We stayed at site 41 and it was huge and not many neighbors but next to the fence with the road on the other side. The bathrooms were close and...  more »
  • it was a nice place to stay, watch wildlife, and see an eagle fly the beach in the morning, will be back  more »
  • We went canoeing in Port Crescent and the river opened up to the beautiful Lake Huron beach. We rented canoes from Tip a Thumb canoe and kayaks, which is right outside the state park so you don't need...  more »

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