Parks and Recreation - Tuscola County

Parks and Recreation

Tuscola County Parks and Recreation Meeting Schedule 2017

Tuscola County Parks and Recreation Commission Meeting Notice

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2017-2021 Plan

The Tuscola County Parks & Recreation Commission invites and encourages the public to attend meetings.

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Contact Phone: (989) 545-7168

Vanderbilt County Park

Vanderbilt Park and Campground is located along the Saginaw Bay Shoreline of Tuscola County and offers 18-acres of rich natural scenic beauty available for day use or overnight camping. The park features a pavilion, playground equipment, picnic areas, grills, rustic restrooms, fire rings and a nature trail; along with 24 improved and 8 rustic campsites.

The park is open year round with camping available from April 15 through November 30. A newly added benefit will feature a Park Host overseeing daily operations and needs of visitors during the peak season of May through September.

This Seasons Rates Are As Follows:

  • Rustic Camping - $10/night or $700/Seasonal
  • Pavilion Rental - $25/day with a $25 security deposit ($25 deposit is returned if cleaned when done)
  • Improved Campsites - $15/night - $300/month - $80/week - $1,000/seasonal

Vanderbilt County Park and Campground was donated to Tuscola County by the late Frank Vanderbilt around the turn of the 20th century. The 18-acre park sits among the shady, rustic shoreline of Saginaw Bay just outside of Quanicassee at M-25 and Bath Road.

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