13700 13.25 Lane, Garden Michigan 49835
An old historic iron smelting company once operated in this area and is now featured as the centerpiece and point of interest in this park.
There are 80 campsites, all with electric hookups; day use areas, playground and a boat launching site. Fishing for perch, smallmouth bass, northern pike and walleye is popular here.
Other Michigan State Parks nearby:
(Garden) Fayette State Historic Park
(Manistique) Indian Lake State Park
(Cedar River) J. W. Wells State Park
(Manistique) Palms Book State Park
07/30 Coming to The Garden area
MorelFest Boyne City MI May16-19 Each May, Boyne City fills with hundreds of mushroom lovers from around the country who come seeking that elusive delicacy-the marvelous morel.
Finnfest USA Hancock MI June19-23 FinnFest USA is a festival with strong academic, cultural, and commerce components presenting Finnish and Finnish American culture and heritage.
Darboy Chickenfest Darboy WI June21-23 Free entertainment. Chicken dance contests with prizes. Pizza eating contest.
National Cherry Festival Traverse City MI June29-July6 The Grand Traverse region, known for its world-record tart cherry harvest, bursts with visitors eager to savor the flavor of cherries tucked into everything imaginable.
Charlevoix Venetian Festival Charlevoix MI July20-27 What began as a simple candle-lit boat parade has grown into a week-long flurry of color and pageantry that highlights the summer season and attracts tens of thousands of visitors.
Ishpeming's Italian Fest Ishpeming MI July27 Visitors can once again enjoy homemade Italian food cooked by the Valela sisters (Teresa Bertucci, Catherine Carlson, Clara Joseph and Mary Jacobson). In addition, various vendors will be serving cudighis, Italian sandwiches, hot dogs, sno cones, ice cream novelties and much more.