Algonac, Michigan

Algonac State Park

Algonac, Michigan



Algonac, Michigan
Phone: (810) 765-5605

Sites: 296
Recent Rate: $29 8/2015

Latitude: 42.6517631427251
Longitude: -82.5168514251709

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Campground Overview
  • Pull-thru Sites Pull-thru Sites yes
  • Big Rig Access Big Rig Access yes
  • Tent Camping Tent Camping yes
  • Restrooms (Plumbed) Restrooms (Plumbed) ?
  • Pit Toilets Pit Toilets ?
  • Showers Showers ?
  • $0.00 Shower Fee Shower Fee 0.00
  • Laundry Facilities Laundry Facilities ?
  • $0.00 Laundry Fee Laundry Fee 0.00
  • Dump Station Dump Station ?
  • $0.00 Dump Station Fee Dump Station Fee 0.00
  • Propane Available Propane Available ?
  • Firewood Available Firewood Available ?
  • Cabins / Cottages / Yurts Cabins / Cottages / Yurts ?
  • Water Spigot Water Spigot ?
  • Picnic Shelter Picnic Shelter ?
  • RV Wash RV Wash ?
  • $0.00 RV Wash Fee RV Wash Fee 0.00
  • Corral Corral ?
  • Landing Strip Landing Strip ?
  • Overflow Parking Overflow Parking ?
Hookups & Connectivity
  • Electric (30 AMP) Electric (30 AMP) yes
  • Electric (50 AMP) Electric (50 AMP) yes
  • Water Water no
  • Sewer Sewer no
  • WiFi WiFi no
  • $0.00 WiFi Fee WiFi Fee 0.00
  • Cellular Phone Service Cellular Phone Service ?
  • Cellular Phone Providers Cellular Phone Providers
  • Cable or Satellite TV Hookup Cable or Satellite TV Hookup no
  • Phone Phone no
  • Central Modem Central Modem no
Amenities
  • Pets Allowed Pets Allowed yes
  • 0 Maximum Pet Size (lbs.) Maximum Pet Size (lbs.) 0
  • Pool Access Pool Access no
  • Family Friendly Family Friendly yes
  • Playground Playground ?
  • Pet Area Pet Area ?
  • yes-river Waterfront Waterfront yes-river
  • Clubhouse Clubhouse ?
  • Camp Store Camp Store ?
  • Cafe / Snack Bar Cafe / Snack Bar ?
  • Business Center Business Center ?
  • Group Camping Group Camping ?
  • Meeting Rooms Meeting Rooms ?
  • Group Kitchen Group Kitchen ?
  • Banquet Facilities Banquet Facilities ?
  • Concierge Services Concierge Services ?
Recreation
  • Walking Trail(s) Walking Trail(s) ?
  • Recreation Room Recreation Room ?
  • Gym/Workout Facilities Gym/Workout Facilities ?
  • Beach Access Beach Access ?
  • Boat Ramp Boat Ramp ?
  • Marina Marina ?
  • Boat Rentals Boat Rentals ?
  • Fishing Fishing ?
  • Golfing Golfing ?
  • Bike Path(s) Bike Path(s) ?
  • Bike Rentals Bike Rentals ?
  • Hiking Hiking ?
  • Spa Spa ?
  • Horseshoe Pit Horseshoe Pit ?
  • Volley Ball Volley Ball ?
  • Sports Field Sports Field ?
  • Arcade Games Arcade Games ?
  • Live Entertainment Live Entertainment ?
  • Amphitheatre Amphitheatre ?
  • Putt Putt Mini-Golf Putt Putt Mini-Golf ?
  • Billiards Billiards ?
  • Ping Pong Ping Pong ?
  • Lake Lake ?
  • Pond Pond ?
  • River River ?
  • Creek Creek ?
  • Ocean Ocean ?
  • Water Park Water Park ?
  • Casino Casino ?

Review Details

Ratings overview

16 Reviews

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judy_online

Review Count: 51
States Visited: 19
Helpful Reviews: 8

Date of Stay: August, 2015 - $29.00
Overall Rating:      

If you like to watch Great Lakes ships close-up, one of the camp sites close to the river here is an excellent place to do it. Ships coming from Lake Superior, Huron, and Michigan have to pass through the St. Clair River on their way to Lake Erie and the rest of the St. Lawrence Seaway. Roads were paved and sites were mostly gravel, but the view, at least for me, was everything. You can choose between treed and more open sites. Good Verizon service, as well. We camped at Algonac State Park in a Motorhome.

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Clean Restrooms

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edw_jr

Review Count: 2
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: May, 2015 - $28.00
Overall Rating:      

Great view of freighters traveling the river. Very relaxing watching the river activities. Not crowded during the week so in and out is easy.No hookups other than electric but with a short stay that is not a big problem. For longer stays a trip to the dump station is fairly simple. We camped at Algonac State Park in a Motorhome.

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Novi MI

Review Count: 13
States Visited: 5
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: March, 2015 - $25.00
Overall Rating:      

We have stayed here several times. It is a nice large state park right on the St. Clair River. Lots of space and trails, both paved and not, to walk and walk the dogs. It is open year round (no running water rest rooms in the winter) and we have staying with 18' on snow on the ground - they plow some sites. It is a very nice and pleasant campground and a good weekend getaway. We camped at Algonac State Park in a Motorhome.

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bsinmich

Review Count: 8
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: June, 2013 - $27.00
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This is still one of our favorite parks. The sites are well taken care of, and the boat traffic is a lot more than last year. I am referring to the large lake freighters that go past in front of your RV. There is not a lot for children provided in the area. Bring your own bikes and other playthings. We camped at Algonac State Park in a Motorhome.

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T. Kenney

Review Count: 2
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: May, 2013 - $20.00
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Great river view. Lots of space on sites. Nice park area. Friendly park ranger. Nice playground area for the kids. We camped at Algonac State Park in a Motorhome.

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bsinmich

Review Count: 8
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: August, 2012 - $28.00
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This is one of our favorite parks. The spots vary from small to large with some pull-through sites. Electric is 30 or 50 amp depending on site chosen. The river front has a great view of the large freighters on the St. Clair River. Across the river is the Walpole Island Island Reserve that is in Ontario, Canada. There is not a lot of tourist activities in the area but relaxation and scenery are very good. This is NE of Detroit area and is usually very crowded on weekends and holidays. We camped at Algonac State Park in a Motorhome.

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mike sk

Review Count: 3
States Visited: 3
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: September, 2010 - $26.00
Overall Rating:      

The state needs to authorize funding to resurface the campground roads and sites. Also the original bathroom building needs to be rebuilt. It would also be nice too see this this park totally rebuilt like the Sterling Park in the Monroe Mi area. We camped at Algonac State Park in a Motorhome.

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User1241

Review Count: 3
States Visited: 3
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: September, 2009 - $24.00
Overall Rating:      

A nice park, we stayed up in the Wagon Wheel part of the park. Only draw back is it's far from the freeway. Would return when in the area. We camped at Algonac State Park in a Fifth Wheel.

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MSGLeatherneck

Review Count: 4
States Visited: 3
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: July, 2009 - $31.00
Overall Rating:      

Nice, friendly and green atmosphere however, we parked on the row closest to the river. The traffic noise, and busy traffic that you have to navigate through, in order to get to the river, was a definite negative. Next time, we will stay at the Wagon Wheel portion of this park. That area is secluded, and most of all...quiet! We camped at Algonac State Park in a Motorhome.

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Momperson

Review Count: 2
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: June, 2009 - $27.00
Overall Rating:      

It is a nice campground. There are not a lot of trees. I enjoyed watching the freighters. We camped at Algonac State Park in a Tent.

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TravelBug

Review Count: 6
States Visited: 4
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: October, 2008 - $25.00
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This was my third time camping at this park in 2008 and I have enjoyed each stay. Beautiful riverfront view including watching passing freighters. Nice bike and foot paths. Very clean restrooms and showers. Even a few rows back I still had a decent view of the water. Extremely friendly staff. A convenience store not too far away where firewood may be purchased as well as pretty good tasting pizza. Only drawbacks are a very busy main road right in front of the campground. Also, skeet shooting can be heard at times throughout the day. The riverfront view and the other things the park has to offer make it worthwhile. There is a large day use park next door to the campground and across the road from that is a small swimming beach. We camped at Algonac State Park in a Motorhome.

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Boondockdad

Review Count: 31
States Visited: 11
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: June, 2008 - $33.00
Overall Rating:      

Waterfront means behind the main freeway in/out of town. Crossing this road, to get to the beach, is dicey... particularly if you've got kids... lots of locals use the area as a spot to blare their music, and get loaded- all day long. Campground, itself, is my impression of 'combat-camping'. No trees, wide open, fairly cramped sites. constant drone of road noise. showers were not nearly as clean as other MSP's we've been to. I'm a real fan of Michigan State Parks, but this place was a bust! We camped at Algonac State Park in a Travel Trailer.

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deniloo

Review Count: 4
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: April, 2007 - $23.00
Overall Rating:      

This is a great park for relaxing. We go quite often as it is close to home, and an easy relaxing weekend. Not much to do but view is great. Bathrooms are always clean and the staff is friendly. Even weekends that are full stay pretty quiet (Wagon Wheel is quieter and more private). We camped at Algonac State Park in a Fifth Wheel.

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Irish Girl

Review Count: 3
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: August, 2006 - $28.00
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This is a nice family campground. There were lots of kids and dogs and it was busy. We enjoyed it and it was peaceful at night even though a bit crowded. You can watch the freighters pass by on the shipping channel which is very cool. Nothing much for little kids to do except bike ride.Still a very well kept park. We camped at Algonac State Park in a Motorhome.

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mahaffee

Review Count: 213
States Visited: 43
Helpful Reviews: 3

Date of Stay: July, 2006 - $29.00
Overall Rating:      

Expensive even without including the required vehicle stickers ($58 total for MH and car; yearly passes made sense since we'll be staying at a few parks) and they don't have water at the sites but once you get over that the park isn't bad. We had site #37 and we enjoyed the river view but unfortunately there was also a lot of road noise. Site was not level but it wasn't a problem; it was big enough for our 30 ft class A and toad. None of the riverfront sites have much greenery or privacy but the view is nice, we were also glad to have 50 amp electric since it was very hot during our stay and we were able to run both AC's. The wagon wheel sites are much more shaded and not as crowded mid-week. Dump station has two ports and fresh water for your tanks. We camped at Algonac State Park in a Motorhome.

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