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Herrick Recreation Area

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6320 E. Herrick Rd.
Clare, MI 48617
(989) 386-2010
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Near the Pere Marquette Rail-Trail, Herrick Recreation Area (HRA) is great for camping, swimming, play and more!
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Park Information

This 113 acre park is near Pere Marquette Rail-Trail. It features two covered pavilions, camping and picnic and day use swimming area.

Camping Amenities

  • 73 modern camp sites

  • 5 rustic cabin rentals

  • Community water - water spigot is available by cabins and campsites. Cannot stay hooked up.

  • 20/30 amp electric hook-up sites

  • RV dump station

  • modern bathhouse - ADA accessible

  • monthly and seasonal rates available

Recreational Activities

  • sandy swimming area

  • 3 fishing ponds

  • boat launch (electric motors only)

  • "Railroad" themed playground

  • volleyball and horseshoes

Open May through Early October                                                                                                            Campground Hours: 8:00 am – 10:00 pm                                                                                                     

Day Use Area: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm

In-Season: 989-386-2010 (Gatehouse)

Off-Season: 989-317-4083


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