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
CLOUDY
34°F
CLOUDY, humidity 75%, barometer 30.02,
wind 4 mph SSE
Wednesday
Cloudy with a shower
42°F | 40°F
Cloudy with a shower
Thursday
Not as cool; cloudy, then partly sunny
55°F | 22°F
Not as cool; cloudy, then partly sunny
Friday
Partly sunny and much colder
30°F | 13°F
Partly sunny and much colder
Saturday
Snow or flurries possible in the p.m.
30°F | 11°F
Snow or flurries possible in the p.m.
Sunday
Mostly sunny and cold
32°F | 17°F
Mostly sunny and cold

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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