Van Buren State Park

State Park Access Site

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Van Buren State Park is comprised of 400 acres of land located along the Lake Michigan shoreline in northern Van Buren County. The focal points of the park are its high dune formations and one mile of sandy beach.  Located 3 miles south of South Haven, the campground is only minutes away from local shops and restaurants.

750ft concrete path, 175ft sandy beach to water

pay phone available

Michigan Recreational Passport Access

The campground has 220 modern campsites, located approximately 400 yards from Lake Michigan. While none of the campsites offer a view of the lake, there is a short walking path linking the campground to the day use area and the sidewalk down to the beach. Each site has electricity, a picnic table and a fire ring. Located within the campground are two modern restroom/shower buildings and a children’s play area. Reservations may be made up to six months in advance.

Click here to make a reservation for camping!

Available in Spring Available in Summer Available in Fall Public Restrooms Fee Required

Parking Lot parking is available.

Public restrooms are available (Flush Toilet).

Camping is available: Improved (electric, running water, showers)

Picnic Area Power Potable Water

Carry-In boat access.

Length of access is more than 50 yards.

A 750 foot concrete path and 175 feet sandy beach to the water.  

The sign for this site is along the road (visible from road).