Chimney Loop Campground

Rose City, Michigan

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Chimney Loop Campground is located on the shores of Wagner Lake. Wagner Lake is a shallow sandy bottom lake that is entirely surrounded by National Forest. The lake has excellent bass and pan fish fishing. Chimney Loop campground can accommodate groups of up to 30 people and six cars.


Popular recreation activities at Chimney Loop Campground include canoeing, kayaking and fishing on Wagner Lake as well as, day trips on the AuSable River located just a few miles to the North.


Facilities at Chimney Loop Campground include a vault toilet, three picnic tables, three fire rings, use of a historic chimney, garbage service and drinking water is provided around the corner at Wagner Lake Campground.

Natural Features

The group site is a very short walk from the shores of Wagner Lake in a forest of oak and pine. Chimney Loop Campground is located just a short drive from the AuSable River and is close to ORV trails, however there is no ORV trail access from the campground. ORVs must stay loaded and be transported to the nearby M-33 ORV Trailhead.


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