On Lake Superior, 103 modern campsites and six mini cabins. Spectacular scenery, beautiful ice formations along the shore attract cross-country skiers and snowshoers. Terrain varies from flat open expanses to woods and hills. Two miles of sand beach, picnicking, playground, horseshoe pits, hiking and fitness trails, volleyball equipment.
McLain-Modern(800) 447-2757 98 site(s)Electrical Service, Mini Cabin, Modern Restrooms
Two miles of Lake Superior shoreline provide a sandy beach for swimming, rockcombing and wind surfing.
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Horseshoe pits are also available at both picnic areas. Fire pits/grills available. Two of the park's picnic shelters have fireplaces and all three shelters have large grills available for cooking. For reservations contact the park. There are two locations of playground equipment aswell.
McLain-Hiking/Ski Trail Trail Length: 4.00 (Miles)Cross Country Ski, Hiking
Trails are groomed. Snow shoeing is also a popular activity at McLain State Park.
Michigan State Park Explorer Program:
Learn more about the natural features and resources located in this park with the Outdoor Explorer Program.
The park's location between Calumet and Hancock makes a fine base for visitors to visit attractions such as abandoned shafthouses, tram cars, "poor rock" piles and ghost towns. Visitors of the Keweenaw are invited to explore the newly created "Keweenaw National Historic Park," which has preserved relics from the days when "Copper was King!"
The Keweenaw Waterway Lighthouse is located near the park and one of the attractions of the area.