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Marion Lake Campground, located just 4 miles east of Watersmeet, Mi., on the Watersmeet Ranger District, offers tranquility and beauty not often found in other high use campgrounds. Designed to take advantage of their location, lakeside spurs provide grand views of the south and west shores, making each sunset a memorable experience. All sites are spaced with natural vegetation for screening, providing an excellent chance for privacy and solitude.
This campground, consisting of three main camping loops with a total of 40 campsites and a well used group camping site, provides drive-in sites that can accommodate tents, trailers, and motor homes. Each site offers a accessible wood table, fire ring, lantern post and parking spur. Five pairs of vault toilet facilities are spaced throughout the campground, while drinking water is provided at centrally located hand pumps and pressurized faucets in each camping loop.
Adjacent to the campground is a sandy beach and day use area complete with bathroom facilities and change house. Also adjacent to the campground are two boat landings, which provide access to a variety of game fish.
From Watersmeet, Mi: Marion Lake Campground is located east of Watersmeet, Mi., Take US 2 East for 3 1/2 miles and turn left (north) on FR 3980 and travel 1.7 miles and turn right on FR 3985 and travel 4/10 of a mile to loop 1 of campground.