Pontiac Lake Recreation Area

Pontiac Lake Recreation Area

Pontiac Recreation Area with over 3,800 acres of rolling woodland terrain, is open year round for a variety of activities. Camping and day use. The park contains three campgrounds. The modern campground features 176 campsites, picnic tables, electricity and shower/toilet buildings. The campground is open from spring to fall. Facilities at the equestrian staging area and campground are limited to vault toilets and a hand pump well for water. The organization campground is a rustic campground without modern facilities available only for groups. Day use facilities located on Pontiac Lake provide park visitors with a ballfield, 1/3-mile long beach, modern concession stand, boat launch, bathhouse, toilet buildings and picnic areas. Picnic shelters are available on a first come-first-serve basis or they can be reserved and rented on a daily basis. Metal detecting area.

Pontiac Lake Recreation Area Web Site

Contact Information


7800 Gale Road

Waterford, MI 48327

Driving Directions

Reservations: (800) 447-2757

Phone: (248) 666-1020

Location of Pontiac Lake Recreation Area

Map of Michigan