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    Platte River Campground

    Sleeping Bear Dunes, Traverse City, MI
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    Overview
    • Excellent64%
    • Very good24%
    • Average4%
    • Poor0%
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    “tent pad” (8 reviews)
    “fire pit” (9 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 94 reviews

    Reviewed 27 October 2017

    We camped here four nights in September. Nice paved sites for trailers, yet still plenty of space for a tent or screen room. On some sites the firepit and picnic table is a ways from the trailer, or on the wrong side. But they are...More

    1  Thank seecrane
    Reviewed 30 August 2017

    Great trip! We were recommended this campground by a friend and loved how wooded it was. Pay attention to bookings, as it is pretty popular -- I had to book exactly 6 months out at 10am to get a spot (aka in February for August...More

    Thank jennweber
    Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

    We went for the night. It was a very nice campground. Has plenty of trees to hang hammocks if you like. Only thing I wish was a bit different was I wish there was more bathrooms. They are far and inbetween. But service at the...More

    Thank Alexis N
    Reviewed 7 August 2017

    First time at Platte River. Arrived just before 12:30 check-in time on a Thursday. Office staff were professional - did not have a sense of humor. They went over all the campground rules. We were in loop 3, right across from the bathrooms. Unfortunately, we...More

    1  Thank Annette M
    Reviewed 2 August 2017

    The sites are nice. There is nothing for kids to do unless you take them somewhere. My kids brought Razr's - they weren't allowed to use them. They were rather rude about the fact that we brought them

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    This campground offers 179 campsites with a dump station and electrical hookups.
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    Hotel & Grounds (25)
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    _jnbeairsto
    4 September 2017|
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    Response from Alexis N | Reviewed this property |
    There is a lot of bike trails in the area so I'm sure there is one nearby but I can't say with 100% certainty. My fiance an I don't ride bikes so we weren't really looking for them. sorry I couldn't be more help.
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    13 August 2017|
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    Response from SKW481 | Reviewed this property |
    Not sure. I think you can put RV sizes in a search to narrow it down to sites that it will fit. The search is on the left side of page.
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    "Study the available site photos online if location of firepit is important to you."
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    "I would take any site here if meant you can stay at this park even tent sites will fit an rv just no electric..."
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    "This is not a hotel, it's a campground."
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    "Be sure to look at the map so you don't end up with a site along the hiking trail."
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