Update 05/2017: The shower house at the campground is getting a much needed infrastructure repair. The shower house will be CLOSED DURING THE HOURS OF 7am to 4pm only (reopened each night at 4pm) on Monday - June 5th, Tuesday - June 6th and Wednesday - June 7th, 2017.
For visitors who prefer a rustic experience, Pere Marquette offers a wide range of camping opportunities:
• The Class A campground has 80 sites, two of which are handicap accessible. Sites have electrical hookups only, with a sanitary dump station, drinking water, and a shower building available on the grounds. Sites 2-30 are available for reservation from May through October. The nearby Class B tent camping area also has access to the shower building.
• Within the Class A campground, the park offers two Rent-A-Camp cabins.
• Popular among scout groups is the Youth Tent Camp Area, also known as Duncan Hill. This separate campground offers a picnic shelter and tables, pit-type toilets and drinking water.
• For large organized groups, Pere Marquette operates three Organized Group Camps. Camp Potawatomi accommodates 60 campers; Camp Piasa and Camp Ouatoga each accommodate 120. All three camps feature fully-equipped kitchens and dining rooms, lighted sleeping cabins with cots and mattresses, and restroom facilities with warm showers and flush toilets. Camps Piasa and Ouatoga also feature swimming pools, open seasonally.
Group Camp Application | Group Camp Regulations
Reservations for campsites, cabins and picnic shelters, and group camps may be made at www.reserveamerica.com