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Metamora-Hadley State Recreation Area

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Address: 3871 Herd Rd, Metamora, MI 48455-9763

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very nice park and camp sites!

the camp sites are a good size, the staff are very helpful. The campground hiking trails are a lot of fun and scenic. We enjoyed our stay very much and would recommend it!!

Reviewed 25 August 2016
Lapeer, Michigan
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Metamora, Michigan
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3 reviews
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Close to my home so I like the ease of which I can unload my kayak and paddle about. Great children friendly beach with tent camping area, camper area and they even have a cabin that sleeps 6 off away from the other campgrounds by the lake. Food vendor there in summer and they have kayaks & canoes you can... More 

Thank Janine M
White lake
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Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

This camp ground is fully equipped with nice bathrooms and warm showers. Electric on site and pump stations available. There are even a few little cabins that you can rent. I have camping here for more than 30 years and would not even consider any other camp ground. Family fun every weekend in October!

1 Thank Mslea123
Metamora, Michigan
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22 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Come here a lot to bike ride and walk the trails. Nice quiet place. Gets packed every weekend during the summer because of how close it is to Metro Detroit area. Nice place to go swimming too. The do have a convenience store open during weekend hours

Thank Don R
Lapeer, Michigan
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8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
Reviewed 25 August 2016

the camp sites are a good size, the staff are very helpful. The campground hiking trails are a lot of fun and scenic. We enjoyed our stay very much and would recommend it!!

Thank drewscrews
Almont, Michigan
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39 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

A great state campground with electric service sites and some nice secluded, rustic sites. The bathroom and shower facilities are clean and there are great events for kids and families ever weekend.

Thank George H
Metamora, Michigan
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016

We were out riding around and happened upon Metamora-Hadley State Recreation Area. We were pleasantly surprised at what it all had to offer.

Thank Y2059LYbrendab
1 review
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

I come a couple times a year every summer for the past 24 years. Nice park, an okay beach, a fun lake to fish and catch wild life. Good hiking trails.

Thank Ashley S
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21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

This is a nice and clean campground. Each lot is reasonably priced and they have a fire pit too. The north end of the camp ground is a little quieter and family oriented. There is a little store in case you forgot something. The water is just okay. Definitely not a beach but okay for the campground.

1 Thank JodiB1979
Lapeer, Michigan
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18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2016

This is just about fifteen minutes from home for us. We generally go there several times from spring to fall, take a picnic lunch, hike the woodland trails some, and maybe go in for a swim. The little lake swimming area is very family friendly and conducive to relaxed wading and swimming. It would probably take at least a couple... More 

Thank jadelapeer
Lapeer, MI
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2016

Camping, swimming, kayaking, hiking, bike riding! My favorite place to camp...one of many Michigan campgrounds where you can camp directly on the water! 190 is my favorite spot! Halloween weekends are fun for all! We have been going for 15 years!

1 Thank Lindalapeer

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