Otsego Lake Park

Otsego Lake County Park

Location

Address:
1816 County Park Road Gaylord, MI 49735
Phone:
(989) 731-6448
Season:
May 15th – September 30th (weather dependent)

Come discover a hidden treasure in Northern Lower Michigan!

Our Parks & Recreation Commission and Staff takes pride in providing enjoyable family camping & recreation experiences

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2020 Special Event Schedule

  • Free Clean-up Weekend April 29th – May 3rd
  • 10th Annual Gaylord Half Marathon Saturday May 9th
  • Sea Plane Fly-in June 12th – 14th
  • Fireworks over Otsego Lake Friday July 3rd
  • ALPS Model Air Plane Float Fly August 28th – 29th
  • Halloween Weekend 1 September 18th – 20th
  • Halloween Weekend 2 September 25th – 27th
  • The campground opens for the season on Wednesday April 29th and closes on Wednesday September 30th.

Park Features

  • 27 acre park with 80 modern campsites with electricity
  • Picnic Area
  • Sand Volleyball Court
  • Outdoor Basketball Court
  • Swim Area
  • Playground
  • Horseshoe Pits
  • Boat Launch (Vehicle Permit Required)
  • Showers
  • Flush and Fill Station
  • Firewood and Ice ($)
  • Ice Cream ($)
  • Two Pavilions on lake for rent. Reservations are recommended.
  • Four Cabins on the lake for rent. Reservations are recommended

Otsego County Park in association with Action Outdoor Rental has Kayaks, Paddle Boards and Pontoon Boats available for rental at the County Park. Kayak and paddle board fees are $59.00 per day. For information on renting a pontoon boat please contact Action Outdoor Rental at (989) 614-6151


Fees

Camping (Nightly)

Otsego Co. Resident:
$25.00
Non-Otsego Co. Resident
$26.00

Reservations are to be paid in full at time of making reservation.

Seasonal Rate 30 days - $500.00 this rate does not apply to all sites. Please call for more information (989) 731-6448. Seasonal Sites are non refundable and non transferable


The following campsites will be upgraded to 50 amp service for the 2020 camping season:
1-8, 10, 12, 14-17, 19, 21, 23-27, 29, 31, 33, 35, 37 and 39.

The new prices effective for the 2020 camping season are as follows:
Sites 1-8, 10, 12, 14-17, 19, 21, 23-27
Otsego County Residents $30.00 per night
Non Otsego County Residents $31.00 per night
Lake sites 29, 31, 33, 35, 37 and 39
Otsego County Residents $33.00 per night
Non Otsego County Residents $34.00 per night


The Dutcher and Burt Cabins will be upgraded to 50 amp service for the 2020 camping season.
The cabins will have air conditioning units installed.
The new prices effective for the 2020 camping season will be:
Otsego County Resident/Non-Otsego County Resident $90.00 per night


Campground Policies

Required for all motor vehicles

Campers may check in to their campsites at 2:00pm on the day of their arrival. Check out time is 1:00pm.

Your camping reservation does not include Park entry.

Upon arrival at the park you will need to show your Season Pass, purchase a pass or purchase a Day Pass.

Day Pass - Per Day: $4.00

Season Pass

Standard
$15.00
Senior Pass
$7.00

Pavilion Rental

Residents/Non-Residents per day - $65.00*

*All Pavilion Rentals Require Vehicle Permits. Vehicle Parking Permits Not Included in Price. Payment Required at time of Reservation.

Standard Cabins

$55.00 per night.

Cabin is designed to sleep 4. A renter who requires an extra bed space may setup 1 tent on the cabin location if needed. Tent must be occupied by immediate family members. Cabin features 1 double bed and 1 bunk bed with mattresses, 2 electrical outlets inside, 1 electrical outlet outside and 1 small table inside.

Rules

  • Animals are not allowed inside the cabin or on the porch
  • Location will be provided with 1 picnic table, 1 fire pit and 1 grill
  • Rental must provide all other supplies needed for their camp stay
  • $50.00 security deposit required when rented. (payable by cash or check only)
  • Security Deposit will be returned when the key is returned and the cabin is left in the same condition as when it was rented.

Dutcher or Burt Cabins (Deluxe Cabins)

$85.00 per night.

Cabin is designed to sleep up to 6 people. A renter who requires an extra bed space may set up 1 tent on cabin location if needed. Tent must be occupied by immediate family members. Cabin features 2 sets of bunk beds and a fold out couch, dining room table and chairs.

Rules

  • Location will be provided with 1 picnic table, 1 fire pit and 1 grill
  • Rental must provide all other supplies needed for their camp stay
  • $50.00 security deposit required when rented. (payable by cash or check only)
  • Security Deposit will be returned when the key is returned and the cabin is left in the same condition as when it was rented.

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