LANSING, Mich. (AP) – Officials say plenty of sites remain available at Michigan state park campgrounds for the Memorial Day weekend.
The Department of Natural Resources says campground reservations are up 12 percent over last year.READ MORE: Ford, DTE Energy Announce Plan To Increase Solar Power In Michigan
Parks and recreation chief Ron Olson says that’s a good sign for the state’s tourism industry and suggests the summer season is off to a good start.
But there’s still room for more campers.READ MORE: Petition Calls On Automakers To Cease Business With Suppliers That Use Hexavalent Chromium
Michigan’s 102 state parks offer a variety of modern, semi-modern and rustic camping sites and lodging options.
Many are located on a river or lake and provide recreation opportunities such as kayaking, bicycling, fishing and hiking. Select parks also have disc golf and boat rentals.
Find more information [here] or call 1-800-44PARKS.MORE NEWS: CBS Mornings' Gayle King Visits Detroit, Motown Museum
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