Van Riper State Park

Van Riper State Park

Van Riper State Park contains one-half mile of frontage on Lake Michigamme with a fine sandy beach. There is also one and one-half miles of frontage on the Peshekee River. A slow drive through the north of the park may reward you with the sight of a majestic moose! Free wireless Internet is available at Van Riper State Park's modern campground the wireless signal reaches into the far corners of the park's 147-site modern campground, and can also be picked up at the day-use pavilion. Two mini cabins and one rustic cabin are also available. Designated Watchable Wildlife Site, picnic area & pavilion, biking and hiking trails, hunting, as well as non groomed cross-country ski trails. Metal detecting areas.

Van Riper State Park Web Site

Contact Information

Address

851 County Road AKE

Champion, MI 49814

Driving Directions

Reservations: (800) 447-2757

Phone: (906) 339-4461

Fax: (906) 339-4159

Location of Van Riper State Park

Map of Michigan

Champion Weather

Now
CLOUDS AND SUN
36°F
CLOUDS AND SUN, humidity 67%, barometer 29.83,
wind 3 mph SSE
Tuesday
Occasional snow
38°F | 20°F
Occasional snow
Wednesday
Cloudy with a shower
40°F | 37°F
Cloudy with a shower
Thursday
Not as cool with variable cloudiness
53°F | 21°F
Not as cool with variable cloudiness
Friday
Partly sunny and much colder
29°F | 14°F
Partly sunny and much colder
Saturday
Cold with a little snow at times
31°F | 12°F
Cold with a little snow at times

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Van Riper State Park Events

Van Riper State Park - National Trails Day Hike - Champion

Date: 06/06/15

Van Riper State Park - Paws in the Park - Champion

Date: 06/06/15

Van Riper State Park - 4th of July Jubilation - Champion

Date: 07/04/15

Van Riper State Park - Smokey in the Park - Champion

Date: 08/08/15

Van Riper State Park - Meteors & S'mores - Champion

Date: 08/09/15

Van Riper State Park - 6th Annual Moosic & Arts Festival - Champion

Date: 08/15/15

Van Riper State Park - Kayaking 101 - Champion

Date: 08/22/15

Van Riper State Park - Kayaking 202 - Champion

Date: 08/22/15

Van Riper State Park - Harvest Festival - Champion

Date: 09/18/15 - 09/20/15