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Insta Launch is located on the Big Manistee River, and the north end of Manistee Lake, with boating access to Lake Michigan.
These waters feature Chinook (King Salmon) and Steelhead fishing at its best! Along with excellent fishing for Coho, Brown Trout, and Lake Trout. And, good fishing for Small Mouth & Large Mouth Bass, Northern Pike, Walleye, Perch, and Pan fish.
The Campground and Marina caters to families and fisherman wishing to enjoy some of the many recreational opportunities in the area, including fishing, boating, canoeing, swimming, golf, and sightseeing. We are just minutes from beautiful Lake Michigan Beaches and Lighthouses, and the Little River Band Casino.
Insta Launch offers camping facilities from primitive to full hook-up, including pull-through sites, boat slips for boats up to 24′, clean and well equipped rental trailers, cabins, and rental boats. We also have a camp store offering a full line of fishing tackle, bait, groceries, camping supplies, fishing licenses, and hand dipped ice cream.


Phone: 231-723-3901

Other Phone: 866-452-8642

Max RV Length: 70

Max Amps: 50

Check-in Time: 3PM

Check-out Time: 2PM or 11AM rental units

Latitude/Longitude: 44.265007 , -86.304893

Total Sites: 182

Camping Season: April 1 - November 15


  • tenting
  • store
  • swimming pool
  • fishing
  • lp gas
  • modem connection
  • pullthrus
  • sewer hookups
  • laundry
  • other swimming
  • rentals
  • pets
  • cable tv
  • lodging
  • dump station
  • recreation hall
  • boating
  • group area
  • phone hookups
  • slideouts
  • wi-fi


From the Intersection of U.S. 31 and M-55 proceed South on U.S. 31 2 blocks to Park Avenue and turn left, go to end and turn right into campground. ""SOUTH: Follow U.S. 31, thru Manistee to PARK AVENUE (just past Buick dealer) turn RIGHT on PARK AVENUE go to end, turn RIGHT into campground. EAST: Take M-55 from Cadillac, follow to end (stop light - U.S. 31 intersection) turn LEFT, go 2 blocks, turn LEFT on PARK AVENUE go to end, turn RIGHT into campground. NORTH: Take U.S. 31 South, past the M-55 intersection (stop light) go 2 more blocks, turn LEFT on PARK AVENUE go to end, turn RIGHT into campground."

Reservation Info

Deposits are non-refundable Reservations of 5 days or less require a 1-night deposit. Reservations of 6 days or more require a 20% deposit Changes to existing reservations will be charged a $7 change fee.

Pet Policy

2 pets allowed $1/per day/per pet Dogs must me kept on a leash at all times, cannot be left unattended at the campsite, barking controlled, and owners must clean up after their pet.

Campground Rules

1.Five (5) mph Speed Limit in the Park. 2.Quiet after 11 p.m., all children must be on their lot. 3.Please keep music volume down so as not to disturb others. 4.No Fireworks permitted in campground - NONE 5.An adult must accompany all children when swimming. NO LIFE GUARD ON DUTY 6.All Pets must be kept on a leash, barking controlled, and may not be left unattended. Please clean up after your dog. 7.Dogs are not allowed on the swim beach – dogs may swim at the boat ramp. 8.Trash Pick-up Daily – please have all trash at your site post by Noon each day for pick-up. 9.Please – No garbage, plastic, cans, or glass in the fire pits. 10.Please do not feed the geese, ducks, or swans. 11.Fish cleaning only allowed at the fish cleaning station. Fish entrails must be placed in a SEALED plastic bag and placed in dumpster. Please clean up fish table. 12.Before you leave: Cottages – wash dishes and place trash outside Camp sites – Pick up all trash and place by post.

Cancellation Policy

Reservations may be cancelled up to 8 days prior to scheduled arrival – deposit will be credited towards another reservation ($7 change fee will apply). Reservations cancelled within 7 days of arrival will result in loss of deposit.


Sunday 12/11/2016 80%
Snow during the morning will transition to snow showers during the afternoon. High 29F. Winds ESE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of snow 80%. Snow accumulating 1 to 3 inches.
Snow Showers
Monday 12/12/2016 30%
Snow Showers
A few snow showers scattered about the area in the morning, otherwise a good deal of clouds. High near 30F. Winds W at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of snow 30%.
Tuesday 12/13/2016 20%
Overcast. A few flurries or snow showers possible. High 22F. Winds WNW at 15 to 25 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Wednesday 12/14/2016 20%
Partly Cloudy
Bitterly cold. Cloudy with gusty winds. High 14F. Winds W at 20 to 30 mph.
Snow Showers
Thursday 12/15/2016 30%
Snow Showers
Bitterly cold. Cloudy and windy with a few snow showers scattered about the area in the morning. High around 15F. Winds WNW at 20 to 30 mph. Chance of snow 30%.

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