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18 RV Parks near Manton, Michigan
Sep 2018 - $30.00
Rate was for off season, with Passport America discount for 5 of our 7 nite stay. I do not understand the relatively low average rating for this park. It is well run, workers everywhere keeping the park maintained. Rates quite a bit higher in summer months. This park has a lot for kids of all ages. Mountain bike trails for varying skill levels, playgrounds, pool, large jumping pads, etc. Many planned activities. Many sites are definitely big rig friendly. Heavily treed park but limbs are trimmed above 15' and ample room to make turns on the roadways (ensure you request big rig friendly). Nice looking cabins and yurts are also available for rent. Reasonably close to town. I would return, especially using the Passport America rate. - Selectively Unemployed
Aug 2018 - $26.00
Located about 5 miles from Traverse City, this quiet¬ well laid out campground was very nice. Blacktop roads, gravel sites, all pull through and our site (#108) had a cement patio. Geared for families with lots of kid activities. Our site had water, electric and sewer. Cable is available on some sites if needed. We had no cell service with T-mobile, free camp wi-fi very slow and unusable. We were here mid-week so were able to use Passport America discount both nights. At full price, the cost is more than we typically spend. - MangoandJune
Sep 2017 - $50.00
We have been traveling since mid June, from Fl to BC Canada, the U P of Minn, Wisconsin and Michigan. This is by far the worst park we have stayed in (especially considering price).
Upon setting up, I couldn't find the cable connection. The front office assured me there was one and they would send someone out. That was 3 days ago. I hooked up to the site next to me. Sites are not level, very dusty with a lot of litter around.
Campground is layed out like a jig-saw puzzle with mixture of RV's, cabins, yurts, tents, etc. Showers are pay, no hot water, very poor pressure. Save your money and stay elsewhere. - Jack stawicki
Sep 2018 - $40.00
We asked for shade and there were plenty of big trees on a three-tiered site with views of Silver Lake. There are many restroom/shower buildings throughout the park. - bookclubgeek
Sep 2018 - $54.00
Stay here, you won't be sorry. This is the most beautiful park I've ever seen. I consider it to be reasonably priced for what you get. It's close to Traverse City, has a beach front, a boat dock, a bunch of playgrounds for the kids, and is overall just a beautiful place. Each spot has it's own character and charm. There are interior spots that are more shaded where the permanents are, and the other spots are located in mostly sun lots. But even those are quite nice. The island loop is beautiful just to walk around. Bath houses were very clean and well taken care of. Also, it's an Airstream park, so there are a ton of Airstreams. If you like seeing them, you'll see every make and model here. It was probably 60% full of Airstreams when we stayed. Seriously though, check this place out. You won't regret it. - hinsonco
Aug 2018 - $47.00
Well maintained park. The roads are asphalt and the sites have a thick layer of gravel so it's not dusty. It poured while we were there and the water drained off the sites. If there had been a site on the lake available we would have spent the extra money to get one, they are awesome. We stayed in the purple section which was fine and has partial shade. There is a playground area in just about every loop. There are trash cans conveniently located throughout the park which are emptied daily, but no recycling. Plenty of grass for dog walking and many poop bag dispensers. There are young and old trees throughout the park, some areas much more wooded than others but that is explained on their website. Trees are well trimmed to keep away from rigs. My only complaint is that the wifi didn't work at all for us at any time - including during the week when there weren't many people there. Other RV parks are able to provide usable wifi so I know it can be done. I was able to use my Verizon hotspot. We didn't use the restroom but I looked in and they were clean. We don't do campfires but most people here do. Fire rings are at the back of the sites and far enough away from your neighbors fire. Hookups all worked well and where they should be. We would stay again if in the area. - thekites
Jul 2018 - $25.00
Weather was beautiful, perfect northern Michigan summer days and nights. Park was about 2/3rds full when we arrived on a Monday and very close to full when we left on Thursday. Our site was on the west side of the north loop so we could walk to Interlochen Music Camp to listen to the Beach Boys who were in concert Tuesday night. We had two sites and many other sites were groups also. With all the activity the park was clean including the bathrooms and showers. Camp host area had a library and had outdoor equipment that you could use by just signing your name. Beautiful inland lakes for swimming, boating, and kayaking. This State park is only 20 minutes away from our house but a favorite for out of town family and friends so we camp here a couple times a year. You always feel welcomed when you stay at Interlochen State Park. - M Warner
Jul 2018 - $26.00
Nice park with lots of shade. Have to watch carefully on some turns with trees. - N8MD
Jul 2018 - $33.00
We booked this campground online six months in advance so our nightly rate includes the booking fee. Our site was grass/dirt, fairly level with trees. Some sites are tricky to get into due to trees, some of the roads have tight turns. This isn't a great big rig campground, although there are a few long pull-throughs. Most sites have electric and water, no sewer but there is a nice dump station. Nice fire pits and wood is available. There is a softball field, volleyball, boating and swimming beach. A nice camp store with snack bar is available. The power went out in our section for a few hours but was fixed eventually. No WiFi or TV was available. Quiet campground at night, would stay here again. - mohocamper
Jun 2018 - $33.00
The campground is in the East Bay side of town. If you want to have an urban camping experience, this campground is for you. You hear a lot of road noise, planes flying above and a train. The sites offer very little privacy. The camp host was very helpful at the fill/dump station; there was not a huge lineup, though the campground was full. - Tracer230
May 2017 - $31.00
We stayed for five nights in a hybrid travel trailer. We were on site 105, which is against the park fence. The sites on this side were long and very narrow, so you are right up against your neighbor. Tents in the site next to us were literally touching our picnic table. We loved all the tall pines in the park which provided lots of shade, however, it makes for difficulty situating your travel trailer so that you can open your slides and awning. We were lucky and were able to do get both slides and the awning out, but can imagine there could be difficulty in other sites. The shared power box was confusing as well and you may need a longer than normal power cord to be able to reach depending on the site you get. We were camping the first week the park opened, so only the west loop was open and the bath house for this loop was not very nice. It was definitely older and my sister-in-law tried to shower in one of the narrow, dark shower stalls and couldn't get any warm water. A couple of days later, the bath house in the middle loop opened and it was a nice, new facility with great individual showers that were clean and new and had plenty of hot water. We found out later there was a problem with the hot water in our bath house, which explained the cold shower! We arrived on a Friday afternoon and Friday and Saturday night, the loop was pretty full, but after that, we pretty much had the place to ourselves as we checked out on a Wednesday. We didn't have any problems dumping on the day we checked out, but there are only two dumping spots both together, so one RV must go around and come in from the opposite side. I'm sure this creates a big problem on busy weekends. Additionally, there was only one hose at the dump station, so the other RV that pulled up while we were dumping had to wait his turn to hook up his backflush. We did hear some road noise from 72, but it wasn't too bad. We had great AT&T 4G service during our stay. We would stay here again! - LZee11
Sep 2016 - $31.00
This state park has more space than most when looking at width of sites. The length / depth is a bit short. The roads are very narrow and larger units have a hard time.
They had one new shower house / bathroom building, which was nice. The older buildings are run down.
They have nice fire rings. - daa10496
Jul 2018 - $37.00
Its tight. We couldn't put out our awning the trees were so close. Not a single level lot that we could find. Showers were dirty. Same strawberry shampoo on the walls and curtains for 3 days. Only a few sights with Full Hookups. They charge $10 to come empty your sewer but only do it 2xs a week. - Likeorlove
Oct 2017 - $33.00
Loved this park. Camped here in the fall. Beautiful fall colors, nice and quiet park with wonderful nature trails for walking. Wi-fi and cable TV was a plus. Clean facilities and grounds. Owners are very friendly and know the area well. We will be back for a summer stay . - Twotracker
Jul 2015 - $41.00
Pros: As stated in earlier reviews, this is an older park. The grounds are quite nice with good walking trails. Very dog friendly! The WiFi was the best I've seen. In our site the water pressure was acceptable and the sewer port was accessable. Cons: The site we were given was so out of level we felt like cliff dwellers. The electric service was terrible. Voltage down to 103 VAC at times. When we asked for a different site, we were told that none were available. This however turned out not to be the case. They did send their electrician who concluded that nothing could be done about the low voltage. We feared for the health of our air conditioning all night. We will not return.
Don't register on-line! You lose your Good Sam discount. - Airstreamers
Jun 2017 - $25.00
Rose Lake is a quiet campground with a nice beach on Rose Lake. It is very wooded and all roads are dirt. Care is needed for larger rigs as some turns are tight. Sites are not paved and many are not level. There is a boat launch also. Facilities are clean, and staff is very polite and helpful. - Uncledon
Jul 2018 - $48.00
Excellent place to camp, near biking and ATV trails, Pine River canoeing and kayaking and a beautiful heated pool to return to...well kept and convenient. - Chip67
Sep 2018 - $90.00
Bad. Had trash out by 10:00 am, guy knocked on door at 11:00 am with trash bag in hand, threw on ground, yelling at me about leaving trash out after 10. And left the trash behind. Had to leave a week early due to medical issues. Would not refund any part of the $600. Our neighbor there told us the site was rented the next day for the week we left. I called the office 3 times a week for a month and no one called me back. Had considered purchase a site but not now. And on top of that the office staff were very rude and unaccommodating. Roads were clean and hook/unhook were easy. Site Internet never worked, cable was OK, satellite better. The sites on the main road to the park models very busy. Nice pool, but small and hot tub never got hot enough. Very close to great store for food and necessities. Site was quiet except for the two barking dogs left in neighbors coach of which management did not respond to. Lots of AA type entitled campers. Seems like turning park into many fifth wheels and park models, not building any more Class A sites. Access was easy from all points. - Hudson
Aug 2018 - $98.00
Read previous reviews about the staff and other campers being unfriendly. This couldn't be further from the truth. The staff and other campers were extremely friendly, waving and always saying "hi". We had two Harleys, and were leery on how we would be received. No worries, everything was wonderful. The park is extremely clean and the buffet breakfast was delicious. Would definitely go again. - Mikep186
Aug 2018 - $89.00
High end rv park. Well maintained and very quiet. Most sites are owner occupied. Restricted to motor coaches and large fifth wheels. Our site was somewhat tight to back end without getting on the grass. Close to Golf and casino. Friendly helpful staff. - 69 scotty