Harrisville State Park

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248 State Park Rd, Harrisville, MI 48740, United States

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Introduction of Harrisville State Park

Along the sand-covered shores of Lake Huron, Harrisville State Park has a day-use area, a campground, some of which have 50 amp service, and a stand of pine and cedar trees. pet-friendly beachfront. safety at Great Lakes beaches.

It is one of Michigan’s earliest state parks and dates back to 1921. In addition, this 107-acre park’s picnic area and pavilion, two miles of unpaved cross-country paths, a metal detecting area, and a bicycle rental programme are all available. The trail is a three-quarter mile, paved multi-use path that leaves the park and joins the rest of the path that leads into Harrisville.

view from Harrisville State Park
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Harrisville State Park Activities


Some campgrounds offer 50 amp service, a small lodge, modern facilities, and electrical power for some of the campsites.


Two miles of woodland terrain make up the Cedar Run Nature Trail.


There is a programme for renting bicycles, and biking is authorised.

Historic Sites

It is one of Michigan’s earliest state parks and dates back to 1921.


Barbecue grills and picnic tables.


There are RV parking options, and some campsites have 50 amp electrical service.

Water Sports

Among watersports, swimming and offshore fishing are particularly popular.

Winter Sports

Trail Length: 2.00 miles Harrisville-Cedar Run Nature Trail (Miles) hiking and cross-country skiing

Harrisville State Park History 

Following the establishment of the Michigan State Parks Commission a year earlier, Harrisville State Park was one of the 13 parks that were founded in 1920. It used to be just six acres (2.4 ha). The park’s Cedar Run Nature Trail was first carved through its wooded regions in 1945.

sunrise at Harrisville State Park
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Take US-23 1/2 miles south of Harrisville’s M-72 interchange.


Parking is available.

Public Transport

Public Transport is available.

Harrisville State Park Photos

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