686 Tawas Beach Rd, East Tawas Michigan 48730
Tawas Point State Park is a sandy peninsula separating Tawas Bay from Lake Huron. It offers swimming from a two-mile beach, boating, sailing and fishing. Fishermen take steelhead, perch, walleye, trout, salmon, smelt and bass from the lake. A boat launch is available just outside the park.
The park has a modern campground and mini-cabins for rent. The campground closes Dec. 1 and reopens in mid-April.
Other Michigan State Parks nearby:
(Glennie) Alcona Park
(Lupton) Rifle River Recreation Area
05/24 Coming to The East Tawas 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.
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.
St Helen Bluegill Festival St Helen MI January1 Crafter demonstrations, live music and entertainment, vendors, kids games, a medallion hunt, and great food. Sunday wraps up with the Grand Parade and Awards Ceremony.