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8555 Silver Hill Road Recreation Passport Required: Yes
Pinckney, MI 48169 Approximate Size: 11000 (Acres)
Phone Number: (734) 426-4913 Unit Map
TTY/TDD711 (Michigan Relay Center) Location Map/Directions
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Alcohol RestrictionsCross Country Skiing
Metal DetectingMichigan State Park Explorer Program
Mountain BikingPaddlesports
SwimmingWatchable Wildlife
BeachBeach House
Boat LaunchCabins & Lodges
Electrical ServiceModern Restrooms
Picnic AreaPicnic Shelter
PlaygroundRustic Site
Walk-in SitesYurt
Pinckney-Blind Lake Rustic
(800) 447-2757
10 site(s), $13
Rustic Site, Vault Toilet, Walk-in Sites, Winter Camping
Pinckney-Bruin Lake Camper Cabin
(800) 447-2757
1 site(s), $86, $65 (off-season)
Boat Launch, Fishing, Modern Restrooms, Swimming
Pinckney-Bruin Lake Modern
(800) 447-2757
186 site(s), $28 (50A), $26 (20/30A), $20/$18 (off-season)
Boat Launch, Boat Rental, Electrical Service, Fishing, Modern Restrooms, Playground, Swimming
Pinckney-Crooked Lake Rustic
(800) 447-2757
25 site(s), $13
Boat Launch, Fishing, Rustic Site, Vault Toilet
Pinckney-Glenbrook Yurt
(800) 447-2757
1 site(s), $65
Pinckney-Crooked Lake Trail
Trail Length: 5.00 (Miles)
Cross Country Skiing, Hiking, Mountain Biking
Pinckney-Equestrian Trails
Trail Length: 8.00 (Miles)
Pinckney-Losee Lake Trail
Trail Length: 3.30 (Miles)
Pinckney-Potawatomi Trail
Trail Length: 17.00 (Miles)
Cross Country Skiing, Hiking, Mountain Biking, Walk-in Sites
Pinckney-Silver Lake Trail
Trail Length: 2.00 (Miles)
Cross Country Skiing, Hiking, Mountain Biking
Pinckney-Waterloo Trail
Trail Length: 35.00 (Miles)
Cross Country Skiing, Hiking
Please Note:
The park is over 11,000 acres and finding where you want to go may require some extra time. View detailed driving directions for the various units within the park. Please call the park if you need additional directions.

Pinckney Recreation Area is a paradise for backpackers, mountain bikers, anglers and other recreation enthusiasts. Pinckney is known for its extensive trail system and chain of excellent fishing lakes. Over forty miles of multi-use trail with remote campsites afford a backcountry experience. Pinckney is also a short drive from the Gerald E. Eddy Discovery Center in Waterloo Recreation Area.

Pinckney Recreation Area Events
GO -- Get Outdoors Calendar of Events
Calendar of Volunteer Stewardship Workdays
Bruin Lake Campground Events

Glenbrook Yurt Virtual Tour

Parking Areas in Pinckney Recreation Area

Please be aware that Pinckney has over 11,000 acres and it is easy to go to the wrong location. The address for Bruin Lake Campground is 21237 Kaiser Road, Gregory, MI 48137 and the address for Pinckney Headquarters is 8555 Silver Hill Rd. Pinckney MI 48169. Pinckney Recreation Area provides a wide variety of activities for the park visitor in its three major use areas: Silver Lake Day Use area, Bruin Lake Modern Campground and the Halfmoon Day Use facility. The landscape, a terminal moraine area, was formed during the last glaciation period.

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