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Stunning beach

Beautiful sugar sand beach, water for miles and miles. Non-rocky swimming beach with small pebbles... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
VDarga
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Detroit, Michigan
Harrisville Gem

Harrisville State Park and Campground has always been a beautiful place to camp or picnic. Now it... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
Dennis R
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Oscoda
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Beautiful sugar sand beach, water for miles and miles. Non-rocky swimming beach with small pebbles at the shore but once in, all sand, perfect for those who love swimming. When I was there the waves were huge and I had a great time! Easy to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 11 August 2018

Harrisville State Park and Campground has always been a beautiful place to camp or picnic. Now it has cabins and bicycles to rent and newer bathroom/shower facilities. One of our favorite places to spend a week or a weekend, spring, summer or fall. It is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Dennis R
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We picked up subway and headed into the park. $9 day pass was needed. We found the beach area that also has a picnic area. The kids played in the water, but we had our 2 labs with us also so we couldn't take them...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

Even though it is on a major road, the state park itself goes back into the forest and you forget how close you are to town - which is easily accessible by foot or bike on a paved trail right from the campground. The staff...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank srmiddle
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

A nice little campground right on the lake. Great beach with a beautiful view. We were able to kayak right from the park. Beautiful view with clear water. Not much to do outside campground, but we were able to drive a bit and find other...More

Date of experience: July 2017
3  Thank dan1ellee
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Try reserving way in advance for this one. There are great sites just steps from the water but those go quick. The beach is great, sites are spacious - depending on where you choose. The bathroom/shower facilities were the best in a state park I've...More

Date of experience: July 2017
3  Thank Cindyk2315
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Camping sites are spacious and well separated by foliage and trees. The bathroom is brand, brand new, modern and beautiful. A bigger dump/ water station would be nice, but the one here is adequate. The beach though is fabulous and rivals anything on the Lake...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank MrsKA59
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

We love this park and the beach, but can't fathom how they sized the bath house. It is brand new and beautiful, but so small to accommodate the park. Granted, there are pit toilets around, but seriously ONE urinal in the men's bathroom in a...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank E4984SWmarks
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Every camp site is well-equipped and manicured. This is one of the safest and most family-friendly parks in the state. Showers are great (clean). Beach front is exceptional. We have two dogs. They were welcome and enjoyed plenty of areas that permitted dogs (special strip...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Terranexus
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Visited daily for 5 days, mainly for the beach. Park is clean, beach is typical Lake Huron, some small rocks and lots of sand. Gentle slope allows you to wade pretty far before it gets too deep. They even have a handicap mat to allow...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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