Rifle River Recreation Area

Rifle River Recreation Area

Over 4,000 acres with streams and ten scenic lakes. A modern 75 site partially shaded and mostly grassy campground features a swimming beach, playground and boat launch. Three rustic campgrounds with 99 campsites. Rustic trailside cabins. Observation tower, picnicking, fishing, ice fishing, boating, canoeing, hunting or trapping, wildlife viewing and sports areas. 14 miles of pathways meandering throughout the park offering hiking, biking, cross-country skiing and snowshoeing. Snowmobiling is available at the nearby AuSable River Scenic Byway.

Rifle River Recreation Area Web Site

Contact Information


2550 E. Rose City Road

Lupton, MI 48635-0098

Driving Directions

Reservations: (800) 447-2757

Phone: (989) 473-2258

Fax: (989) 473-3802

Location of Rifle River Recreation Area

Map of Michigan