Newaygo State Park
Newaygo State Park is a 99-site rustic campground and day use area sitting atop 20-foot embankments overlooking the Hardy Dam Pond, a six-mile flooding of the Muskegon River. The campground noted for its large, private sites and scenic beauty with a 20-30 foot forested buffer between sites.Main Number:
(231) 856-4452 | TTY Number (text): 711 (Michigan Relay Center)
2793 Beech Street
Newaygo 49337 County: NewaygoGoogle Map of Newaygo State ParkDriving Directions:
Take US 131 to exit 125 and go W. 5 miles to Beech Street. Go N. on Beech St. to the park entrance.
- Recreational Pass Not Required
- Approx Size: 257 Acres
- Not ADA accessible
- Categorized as: State Park
- Total Number of Sites: 0
Offering: RUSTIC Area Information:
Anglers interested in the Great Lakes species can fish for trout and salmon downstream in the popular Croton Dam area, just 15 minutes south of the park. The nearby White Pine Trail State Park provides hiking and biking opportunities. With fall comes the beautiful color season, enhanced by spectacular views overlooking the Muskegon River.
Facilities at Newaygo State Park
Boating Access Site/Launch - Access for boating and fishing.: The parks protected harbor and easy access to the Hardy Dam Pond attract many recreational boaters, water skiers and anglers each year. Water levels on the reservoir can be maintained at a high level in contrast to the declining water levels of the Great Lakes. The access site parking lot holds about 65 vehicle/ trailer combinations and alleviates traffic congestion on the park roads.
Picnic Area - Picnic tables and fire pits/grills: The park has two playground areas and a small beach for children and adults who wish to cool off from the summer heat.
Playground - These play areas offer a variety of playground equipment for children.: Two playground areas are provided.
Activities at Newaygo State Park
Fishing: The primary game fish are walleye, largemouth and smallmouth bass. A wide variety of panfish are also available in the Muskegon River.
Campgrounds at Newaygo State Park
- Camper Fee Per Night: $13
- Total Number of Sites: 99
- Camp Site Map
- Not ADA accessible
- Offering: RUSTIC
Activities & Facilities at Newaygo-Rustic
Rustic Site: ADA accessible sites are available.