Blue Lake Park

About Blue Lake Park

Enjoy nearly 600 feet of water frontage along the southeast shore of Big Blue Lake. This 25-acre park is the perfect place for fishing, boating, water-skiing and camping. Deremo Boat Launch is conveniently located on the north side of the lake.

Directions to Blue Lake Park

Blue Lake County Park is located on Big Blue Lake north of Muskegon on Nichols Road. Take U.S. 31 to the Russell Road exit, go right (north) on Russell Road to Owassippi Road, turn right (east) and follow Owassippi Road one (1) mile to Nichols Road, turn left (north).  The campground entrance is approximately 1/4 miles on Nichols Road.

Blue Lake Park Hours of Operation

Day Use
Open daily throughout the year.

Hours vary:
8:00 a.m. to 10 p.m. May – September
Sunrise to Sunset October – April

Activities at Blue Lake Park


  • 25 modern campsites with open and shaded sites
  • All campsites offer water and electric hookups
  • Opens about May 15th and closes on the first Sunday after September 15th

Fees at Blue Lake Park

Overnight Campsite:
Per day: $34.00

Other Services & Facilities

  • 600 feet of Big Blue Lake beach frontage
  • Flush toilets
  • Showers
  • Sanitary dumping station
  • Ranger service and security
  • Deremo boar launch (on north side of Big Blue Lake)

Lodge/Shelter/Rental Cabins

Cancellations can be made via the call center at 231-744-3580. Cancellations made up to close of business 7 days prior to your scheduled arrival date will incur the $10 cancellation fee. If you cancel 6 days or less prior to the arrival date, you will forfeit the first night’s fee or $75, whichever is the lesser amount. There is a $10 fee assessed for all changes made to your reservation, except for adding nights to the reservation.

Muskegon County Parks accepts cash and checks on-site. Credit cards can be used for online campsite reservations and on-site at Pioneer Park, Meinert Park, Twin Lake Park, and Blue Lake Park. We accept Visa, MasterCard, and Discover. NO REFUNDS FOR CAMPING OR VEHICLE PERMIT FEES. Download full credit card policy