About the Park

  • Picnicking, with shelters available (individual and group facilities)
  • Hiking and walking on paths & trails
  • Biking on paved & mountain bike trails
  • Swimming, with concessions at the beach in season
  • Paddling on lake and river
  • River access shelters
  • Canoe campground
  • Canoe and kayak rental
  • Bird and nature watching
  • Interpretive programs
  • Urban outreach programs
  • Rustic cabins and group camp available
  • Fishing, both lake and river (trout stocked in season)
  • Hunting
  • Shooting range- target, skeet and clays courses
  • Snowmobiling
  • Cross country skiing

Island Lake State Recreation Area: www.michigan.gov/islandlake
Island Lake Recreation area events: http://www.michigan.gov/dnr/0,1607,7-153-10365_48474_49357—,00.html
Boat Rentals: www.heavnercanoe.com
Shooting Range: www.mishoot.com/about-island-lake

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