Brighton Recreation Area

Brighton Recreation Area

Consisting of nearly 5,000 acres of rolling woods and meadows interspersed with lakes, streams and marshes. There are several campgrounds, beaches and hiking and mountain bike trails. The majority of the area is open to hunting, fishing and most winter activities including snowmobiling and cross-country skiing. Bishop Lake beach offers an ADA accessible path which will allow all of our visitor’s access to the lake for swimming and several of our new picnic areas. We have added a sand volleyball court and horse shoe pits. The park also offers canoe,kayak and paddle boat rentals. Bishop Lake boat launch now offers an ADA accessible EZ Dock launch. The park also features complete equestrian facilities, including a riding stable with rental horses, campground, staging area and 18 miles of bridle trails. Metal detecting area. Pet friendly shoreline.

Brighton Recreation Area Web Site

Contact Information

Address

6360 Chilson Road

Howell, MI 48843

Driving Directions

Reservations: (800) 447-2757

Phone: (810) 229-6566

Location of Brighton Recreation Area

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Howell Weather

Now
SUNNY
18°F
SUNNY, humidity 54%, barometer 30.42,
wind 8 mph NW
Friday
Some sun returning, breezy and colder
19°F | 12°F
Some sun returning, breezy and colder
Saturday
Not as cold with some sun
31°F | 7°F
Not as cold with some sun
Sunday
Colder with periods of snow
17°F | 4°F
Colder with periods of snow
Monday
Partly sunny and frigid
13°F | 0°F
Partly sunny and frigid
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy and cold
24°F | 20°F
Mostly cloudy and cold

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