Bewabic State Park

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Bewabic State Park

Michigan

(906) 875-3324

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Things To Do

Overview

A 137-site campground is situated in a shady, wooded site. Most of the sites have buffer strips between them to allow for privacy and most sites have electricity, a fire ring and a picnic table. Picnic areas, a hiking trail, two playgrounds, an excellent beach and a boat launch to Fortune Lake are among the additional amenities at this park. Bewabic State Park is site Number Nine of the Iron County Heritage Trail System. The park is also rich with Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) History which is evident by several CCC structures still in use. Unique to Bewabic is the fact that it is the only state park in Michigan to offer tennis courts.

Map of Bewabic (MI)

Latitude, Longitude: 46.087361, -88.430653

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Activities

  • Boating

    A boat ramp is located on Fortune Lake.

  • Camping

    The 137-site campground is situated in a shady, wooded site with buffer strips between most of the sites. Electric service and modern restrooms are availible.

  • Fishing

    Perch, bass, bluegill and walleye are plentiful in Fortune Lake.

  • Hiking

    A trail begins in the campground and leads to the day use area. Benches along the route allow hikers time to stop and appreciate the natural areas. The trail takes about one hour to hike.

  • Historic Sites

    Many other points of interest in the area are within easy reach, such as Horse Race Rapids, Chicaugon Falls, Pentoga Park with its Indian burial ground, Iron Mountain Iron Mine and the Iron County Museum in Caspian. Using scaled down, working models, the museum displays the history of the logging and mining industries of the area.

  • Picnicking

    The picnic area offer picnic tables and fire pits/grills. The picnic shelter is equipped with picnic tables, electricity and a fire place and can be reserved.

  • RVing

    The 137-site campground is situated in a shady, wooded site with buffer strips between most of the sites. Electric service and modern restrooms are availible.

  • Tennis

    Tennis courts are provided at the park.

  • Water Sports

    Changing stalls and modern bathrooms are provided on the beach.

  • Winter Sports

    Although the campground is closed for the winter, cross-country skiing on ungroomed trails allows and opportunity to explore winter landscapes.

Directions

Driving

The park is located four miles west of Crystal Falls on US 2.

Phone Numbers

Primary

(906) 875-3324

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