Go Back   Great Lakes 4x4. The largest offroad forum in the Midwest > General 4x4 Stuff > Trail Rides & 4x4 Events
GL4x4 Live! GL4x4 Casino

Thread Tools
Old June 22nd, 2007, 03:38 PM   #1
'95 YJ, '88 MJ
rverjeeper's Avatar
Join Date: 02-27-06
Location: Lowell, MI
Posts: 84
iTrader: (0)
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Default Plans yet for first week of July? Camping in Lake County.

I'm heading up to NE Lake County in the Motorhome with Jeep in tow, Friday, June 29, returning home sometime after July 4. On Saturday, June 30, I'll head up north of Cadillac for a Two Trackers run.

Those with time off during the week of July 4 with no plans yet, your invited to join in a camping / wheeling outing.
My plans are to stay at one of the State Forest Campgrounds (SFCG). This is intended for the civilized among us, not the beer bashing hell raisers, although beer is certainly welcome! During my stay, I'll be checking out the ORV trails in the area as well as some hiking trails.
Since it is a Holiday weekend of sorts, the forest campgrounds, being first come, first served, can be hit and miss. I usually avoid them and just do what the state refers to as "dispersed camping", but if I'm not familiar with an area as in this case, I'll at least start out at an established campground. I did order some Camp Registration Cards (PR 4134) for State Forests if the campgrounds are full or I stumble onto a great site. http://www.michigan.gov/dnr/0,1607,7...1303--,00.html
FYI, the SFCGs are $15 / night, dispersed is free. No motor vehicle permit required.

As to which SFCG to stay at, my first choice will be Silver Creek State Forest Campground http://www.michigandnr.com/parksandt...fo.aspx?id=600 Second choice Lincoln Bridge State Forest Campground http://www.michigandnr.com/parksandt...fo.aspx?id=599 Third choice will be the dispersed route.

I'll have my cell phone, but obviously I have no idea how well the coverage is. Cell: (616)558-8046 Home: (616)897-6885
rverjeeper is offline   Reply With Quote
Great Lakes 4x4. The largest offroad forum in the Midwest > General 4x4 Stuff > Trail Rides & 4x4 Events
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:35 AM.

Powered by: vBulletin, Copyright 2000 - 2012, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd. Runs best on HiVelocity Hosting.
Copyright 2005 - 2012 Cracker Enterprises - Powered by Linux
vB Ad Management by =RedTyger=
Page generated in 0.07985 seconds with 14 queries