Nichols Lake / Highbanks Lake Campgrounds
Huron National Forest / Baldwin Ranger District
Approx. Open/Close Dates: Mid-May to Mid-September
Approx. Hours/Week/Couple: 25 - 40
Available Utilities: W, S, E
# of Host Sites: 2
# of Campsites: 28 (Nichols); 9 (Highbanks)
# of Restrooms: 2 flush/vault, 8 toilets, 2 showers
Elevation: 850 feet
Hosts live in Nichols Lake Campground. Highbanks Lake Campground is about 7 miles away. A company truck is provided.
Nichols Lake has a beach and accessible fishing pier. A wood ramp and stairs lead down to the lake from the campground. A short path along the lake provides access for fishing. This site is one of the locations on the National Forest's for Kids Fishing Day Events for Michigan's Free Fishing Day in early June.
Highbanks Lake is a popular campground for anglers and hikers. The beach is very swimmer friendly, shallow with a sandy bottom.