We invite you to visit or stay in beautiful Old Orchard, which is one of the
largest campgrounds in Northeast Michigan. Located within the Huron-Manistee
National Forest, along the River Road Scenic Byway, the park which is nearly
four miles long, overlooks Foote Pond, which formed after the construction of
Foote Dam in 1916, on the AuSable River. The park is open from March thru
November each year, with plenty of outdoor recreation opportunities for all three
This public recreation facility is part of a Consumers Energy Hydroelectric Dam
Project licensed by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and is operated
883 E. River Road
Oscoda, MI 48750 (989) 739-7814
30-day (monthly) sites will not be permitted between Memorial Day and Labor Day.
* Campers staying 21 days between Memorial Day and Labor Day will be required to moves sites after 21 days; (21 days on, 21 days off).
* Campers not moving unit after 21 days will be subject to fines and/or camping unit removal at the owner's expense.
* There will be an additional $30.00 late fee assessed for every campsite remaining beyond their expiration date.