Lantern-Lit Snowshoe

Van Riper State Park
851 County Road AKE,
Champion, MI 49814
Join us for an enchanted evening of fun in the snow. Come experience the beautiful 1.25 mile lantern-lit snowshoe trail at Van Riper State Park. The trail begins 7/10th of a mile west of the main campground entrance at the rustic Peshekee Cabin. There will be a cozy fire to warm up by inside the cabin along with snacks, coffee, and hot cocoa. We will have a limited number of snowshoes available for loan. Please remember there is limited parking for this event, carpooling is recommended.

A Recreation Passport is required for vehicle entry into Michigan state parks. To make a camping reservation, visit or call 1-800-447-2757.

Please Note: Dates occasionally change and events may be canceled due to inclement weather and other reasons. Please call the park to confirm dates/times prior to your arrival.

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