Campground on Lake Michigan

Lake Michigan Camp & Retreat has around 100 sites on a camp connected to Lake Michigan. Access to the lake is via trail or 1 of 2 boardwalks over the dune. Individual sites are best booked in advance. Site sizes and hook ups range from tents to RVs with water and electric hookups.

New at “North Camp”

  • Three new family cabins
  • Upgraded electrical
  • Improved dump station and wider roads for easier access.

What makes the campground special?

  • Beautiful, wooded sites just on the other side of the dune from Lake Michigan.
  • Our campground’s primary focus is family / group / church camping.
  • Pavilion with kitchen facilities attached is available for group use.
  • Large gathering area with seating for campfires and worship services
  • Restrooms and shower facilities convenient to campsites.

Season: May 1 – Oct 15.

Max RV size: 35ft, Most sites are for RVs under 30ft

Platform canvas tents: available by reservation

Cabins: available by reservation.

Lake Michigan camp map

Lake Michigan is a safe, family friendly Christian campground open to the public. Membership in any church is not required.


  • Campsites : $36
    water/electric hook-up

  • Platform Tents: $41
    Extended with 8 ft covered porch $56
    water/electric nearby
  • Bunkhouse: $70
    Electricity. No kitchen. No bathroom. Bathrooms are nearby.

  • Cabin: $80
    Electricity, mini fridge, ceiling fan. No kitchen. No bathroom. Bathrooms are nearby.


Reservations are strongly recommended. Occasionally drive-on sites are available.

Call 231-869-5627 or email


Kayaking, playground, putt-putt golf, campfires, mountain biking, fun in the dunes, tire swing, field games, gaga ball, basketball, volleyball, team building, slingshots, hiking, prayer labyrinth, and more to come!




  • 5807 Ridge Rd
    Pentwater, MI 49449

    Director, Dana Hunt
    Office: 231-869-5627

  • 231-869-5627
  • Directions


South camp guests will be happy to find not only a beautifully stained stairway this summer but also a new pathway located between sites 107 and 108 to the beach with a new foot shower and benches!

Thanks to wonderful volunteer and donors who made this happen!
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Comment on Facebook

Thanks for all you and your volunteers do! Looks fabulous!

Love the outdoor showers at the base of the stairs!

That’s awesome! Now for the elevator or tunnel🤣🤣🤣🤣

Look at those beautiful white tops on the posts! Brings back memories!

Looks great! I remember walking up tires to get to the beach!

Looks great. Looking forward to seeing it in a few weeks!

Looks wonderful!

How cool is that!?

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Our 2020 limited edition camp shirt.

Who’s ready for camping? We have sites and shirts available for this weekend!
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Our 2020 limited edition camp shirt. 

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Comment on Facebook

Oh my gosh! I want this shirt! Lol what sizes does it come in?

Can we reserve some for our week in July?

Great shirts!

I love the shirts

Love it. I’ll be over to get mine

Can we order shirts?

Love it!

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