We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: Alpena, MI 49753

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 8 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 7
    Excellent
  • 0
    Very good
  • 1
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Boating fishing

Beautiful spring fed lake, not too crowded. Nearby restaurant, large town 28 miles away, wild life every where

Reviewed 30 December 2016
khaenlein49
,
Saginaw, Michigan
Add Photo Write a Review

8 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 8: English reviews
Saginaw, Michigan
Level Contributor
6 reviews
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Beautiful spring fed lake, not too crowded. Nearby restaurant, large town 28 miles away, wild life every where

Helpful?
Thank khaenlein49
Escanaba, Michigan
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2014

Don't expect a quiet evening relaxing by the fire when you stay at Beaver Lake Co. Campgrounds. Expect to hear the campers barking dogs and most upsetting the host's barking dog. Every evening you will get to hear the host's barking dog. One evening the host's dog barked from 9:00 to 12:30 AM. So much for quiet hours.. Although the... More 

Helpful?
5 Thank umlm98
Alpena, Michigan
Level Contributor
173 reviews
58 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2013

A few weeks ago Hubby & I went to Beaver Lake park with the local ALL (Association of Lifelong Learners) group. (another fun thing up here - but for another story). Everyone else had campers, pop up's & such & we old military retirees had this big boxy two room tent. We've had lots of great camp outs in it.... More 

Helpful?
3 Thank KEMMH
Alpena
Level Contributor
48 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 May 2013

Camping, fishing, swimming or just singing and visiting around the campfire. Lovely wooded area with great facilities for camping or stopping by for just a picnic. even a half-court for some great one on one basketball. What more could you ask for in a campground.

Helpful?
1 Thank Cal L
Utica, Michigan, United States
Level Contributor
20 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 May 2013

We also have a cottage on the lake and vacation there as often as we can. The scenery is beautiful and the lake is perfect!! I'd rather spend my vacation time there more than anywhere else. Within driving distance to both Traverse City and Mackinac as well without an overnight stay and lots of things to do in Alpena! Don't... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Lori M
Alpena, Michigan, United States
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 May 2012

I love Beaver Lake,,the park bathrooms are always clean.Its always clean and well kept,,they give children rides in the evening when you go camping.I recommend Beaver Lake Park.

Helpful?
4 Thank Robin C
Milan, Michigan
Level Contributor
172 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2012

I own a cottage on Beaver Lake... and I hesitate to recommend Beaver Lake because I wish I had this whole beautiful lake to myself! As another review said, Beaver Lake is extremely clean and clear. I kayak around the lake frequently and on calm days it's not uncommon to see down 20 or more feet to view big bass... More 

Helpful?
3 Thank vwp11
Pewee Valley, Kentucky
Level Contributor
10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2008

I have been going to Beaver Lake since I was a little girl. It is so clear that you can see the sand on the bottom in the middle of the lake! There are a lot of clams, so kids will have a great time looking for them! The only thing to keep in mind is swimmer's itch season...

Helpful?
5 Thank carolyn529

Been to Beaver Lake? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Beaver Lake and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Beaver Lake staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?