Cass County, Michigan is a campground & RV paradise! There are campgrounds & RV parks with every level of amenities from very rustic to those with all the amenities you could imagine. And, don’t pass up a look at Cass County Parks camping options!

Dr. T.K. Lawless Park – Overnight Camping

Lawless Park is probably the most popular camping site in Cass County. Lawless Park is an 820-acre nature park that is open year-round. There are over seven miles of groomed cross-country ski trails for all levels of skiers. We have 15 rustic campsites with fire rings. Our trails have lake views and some have scenic lookout points. In addition, there are biking and hiking trails, Disc Golf, a volleyball court, fishing, picnicking, horseshoe pits, and inner tube sledding in winter (tubes provided). Located 9 miles east of Cassopolis, off M-60 and Lewis Lake Road. Groups welcomed!

Dr. T.K. Lawless Park is located 9 miles east of Cassopolis, off M-60 and Lewis Lake Road. Groups welcome!

Coy-Steiding Group Camp

  • 15 rustic campsites, each with fire ring and table
  • Cabin (sleeps 4-6)
  • Picnic shelter with tables
  • Fresh well-water
  • Fire bowl
  • Reservations required
  • Modern restrooms
  • Electricity at each shelter
  • Large parking area
  • Security lighting
  • Fresh well-water
  • Fireplace
  • Public phone

For Fun & Recreation

  • Cross-country skiing (7 mi. groomed)
  • Mountain biking (10 mi.)
  • Leisure biking (7 mi.)
  • Hiking trails (7 mi.)
  • Picnicking
  • Ball fields (2)
  • Soccer field
  • Horse shoe pits (2)
  • Fishing
  • Inner tube sledding (tubes provided)
  • Paved total access trail (1 mi.)
  • Children’s play equipment
  • Picnic shelters (2)
  • Open games field
  • Volleyball courts
  • Disc Golf

Essential Information


Reservations for camping are a must!

Toll-Free: (877) 445-7623
Phone: (269) 445-4456
Fax: (269) 445-2376
Hours: Monday – Friday 8 am – 4 pm
Email: Scott Wyman, Park Director
Website: Dr. T.K. Lawless Park
Location: 15122 Monkey Run Street, Vandalia, MI 49095 – Directions

Arthur Dodd Memorial Park – Overnight Camping

Many improvements were added to Dodd Park during the summer of 2017. Upgrades included the installation of a new bridge over the stretch of the Dowagiac River running through the park grounds, new restrooms near the two new cabins and a canoe/kayak launch. The department also plans to expand the park’s parking lot. The cabins have electricity and fire-rings for campfires.

Park Activities

  • Picnicking
  • Play equipment (2)
  • Picnic shelters (3)
  • Fishing (Class A trout stream)
  • Horseshoe pits (2)
  • Hiking trail (1 mile)
  • Volleyball court
  • Open games area
  • Canoe & kayak landing

For Your Comfort

  • Electricity at each shelter
  • Security lighting
  • Rustic restrooms
  • Fresh well water

Essential Information

  • Park hours (sunrise-sunset)
  • Entrance fee: Donations appreciated
  • Park open year-round
  • Limited parking

Reservations for camping are a must!
Toll-Free: (877) 445-7623
Phone: (269) 445-4456
Fax: (269) 445-2376
Email: Scott Wyman, Park Director
Location: Arthur Dodd Memorial Park, 61437 Creek Road, Niles, MI 49120 – Directions

Beech Grove Campground

Come and enjoy staying in our campground, a great place for the entire family to camp.

Reservations: (269) 646-7845
Location: 51439 M-40 North, Marcellus, MI 49067 – Directions

Cranberry Lake Campground

Cranberry Lake Campground, located in Marcellus, Michigan has something for the whole family. Amenities include sandy beach, great fishing, boat launch, boat rental, shower house and a pavilion for any occasion. Rustic, electric, and full hook-up sites are available. Pets welcome on leash. Call or email us for a free brochure.

Reservations: (269) 646-3336 Website: Cranberry Lake Campgrounds
Location: 10301 Bent Street, Marcellus, MI 49067 – Directions

Camelot Campground & RV Park

Camelot Campground & RV Park is located on Lily Lake in Jones, Michigan. This campground has everything you’re looking for, whether you’re a first-time camper who likes the “comforts of home” or the avid camper who really likes to “rough it”! For your convenience, Camelot Campground offers daily, weekend, weekly, monthly and seasonal rates. The campground has two bathhouses, so there’s plenty of room for new campers.

Member of the National Association of RV Parks & Campgrounds.

Reservations: (269) 476-2473
Website: Camelot Campground & RV Park
Email: Stan
Location: 14630 M-60, just west of Jones, MI – Directions

Francoy’s Resort – Big Fish Lake, Marcellus, MI


Our five cottages are on 562 feet of Big Fish Lake frontage interspersed with 3 Park Model RV’S. Big Fish Lake has a sandy shoreline, is over 400 acres, connects to other lakes and offers great fishing. Each 2 bedroom cottage is remodeled, has a rowboat out front, a picnic table, a park-style charcoal grill, gas range, refrigerator, and microwave. Two cottages (Sunrise and Sunset) are air-conditioned (seldom needed). Four (excluding Flanders Inn) have fireplaces and quaint knotty pine interiors. Each cottage sits on our sunny bluff about 15 steps up from the Lake. All the cottages are clean. Their small bathrooms include showers. The cottages are backed up by a large standby generator for Seasonal power outages. We are at the South end of (private) Fish Lake Drive (blacktop) on the East side of the Lake and 19 miles South of Paw Paw and 1-94. Every cottage has an area near the Lake for a Campfire. You can swim at your own risk but there is no Lifeguard. You must watch your children.

RV Sites

Some distance from the cottages (East and on lower ground) are 12 Seasonal RV Sites ($1,650- $1,800 each with 50 amp electric, sewer, new water service). Several are suitable for Park Models. Docks and swimming in front. Fish cleaning station. Help with the docks and you get a spot for your fishing boat (up to 16). Francoy’s Resort is at the South end of (private) Fish Lake Drive (blacktop) on the East side of the Lake and 19 miles South of Paw Paw and 1-94.

Weekday Phone: (269) 646-2618
Website: Francoy’s Resort
Location: Fish Lake Dr., Marcellus, MI 49067 – Directions

Goff Lake Campground

Reservations: (269) 646-1211
Website: Goff Lake Campground
Location: 53479 Gearhardt Rd., Marcellus, MI 49067 – Directions

Hemlock Lake Campground

We have 77 sites, all with water and electric on 60 acres. Other amenities include showers, boating, swimming, and fishing. We even have a Chapel for weddings to be rented. Open May to October each year. Our New 12 x 20 Camping cabin is located about 100 yards from the water. Hemlock Lake Campground opens the last Saturday in April and closes the first Sunday in October. Most of its campsites front on beautiful Hemlock Lake. The lake has a sandy bottom, is spring fed and 100 feet deep. It is so clear and cold that we have trout as well as bass, bluegill, perch and other species. There is a waiting list for lakefront campsites, which are only available by the season. Some couples have retained campsites for 15 and 20 years. The lakefront guests have their own private docks. Short term guests can tie up a boat on either of our two big 60 ft docks and fish from them. We have a sandy swimming area all of us use. Short term sites have picnic tables.

Reservations: (269) 646-2618 or (269) 646-5345
Fax: (269) 646-5355
Website: Hemlock Lake Campground
Location: 50500 Maple Rd, Marcellus, MI 49067 – Directions

Lakeside Campground

Lakeside Campground is located on Bair Lake in Jones, Michigan. Lakeside is a perfect family get-away. This beautiful campground has wooded and shady sites, a large beach for swimming, great fishing on Bair Lake, rustic hiking trails in the woods and a chance to enjoy nature! A truly relaxing vacation with nature. Additional campground amenities include:

  • Electric hookups
  • Water hookups
  • Dump station
  • Gray water pits at each site
  • Full hookups
  • 50 amp hookups
  • Pavillion

Reservations: 269.244.8490 or 269.535.0218
Website: Lakeside Campground
Location: 12808 Prang St., Jones, MI 49061 – Directions

Rogers Resort Campground

We are a family campground located on two lakes (Lilly Lake and Hutchens Lake) in Jones, Michigan. We have three cottages, boat rentals and camping spaces. Tent campers and RV campers are welcome. We also rent boats, cottages and more. Pets are welcome as long as they are leashed and cleaned up after. If you want to fish, relax, and spend time with your family…..come join us! Daily Camping, Weekly Camping, Monthly Camping, Seasonal Camping, Tent Camping, Cottage Rentals, Boat Rentals, Pontoon Rentals, and Fishing on 2 Lakes (Lilly Lake and Hutchins Lake). Walking Trails, Basketball/Pickleball Court, Pool Table, Play-area for Kids, Clean Sandy Swimming in Lake, Restrooms with Flush Toilets, Coin op. Hot Showers, Laundry, Wildlife, Open Grassy Areas, Retail Store, Great Sunsets over the lake, Redemption Gaming, WI-FI Available, and more.

Reservations: (269) 476-2655
Website: Rogers Resort Campground
Email: Rogers Resort
Location: 14506 M 60, Jones, MI 49061 – Directions

Shady Point Campground

Special travelers rate up to three weekdays Mondays – Thursdays. $15.00 per nite includes A/C charge. Special activities week-ends Hog roast – Texas BBQ – fishing contest (kids weekends for seasonal campers) Club site next to facility very nice for small clubs up to 15 units – by reservation (food catering in clubhouse available).

Facebook: Shady Point Campground
Toll-Free: (800) 242-3946
Phone: (269) 244-5702
Location: 12377 Bair Lake Street, Jones, MI 49061 – DirectionsShady Shores Resort

Housekeeping cottages, completely furnished and equipped. Pillows, blankets, cooking and eating utensils furnished. Towels and linens not furnished. Recreation and entertainment facilities on the resort include boats and bicycles, softball, basketball, playgrounds, fishing, shuffleboard, horseshoes, and tennis. Swimming at our own private, safe, sand beach. Travel Trailer Park with Recreation Lodge where we have Ping-Pong tables. The opportunity to enjoy these activities in a quiet, secure setting brings many guests back year after year. Please call or email for availability. We have full hook-up sites for travel trailers. We cannot accommodate tents.

Facebook: Shady Shores Resort
Phone: (269) 424-5251
Email: Shady Shores
Location: 51256 Garrett Road, Dowagiac, MI 49047 – Directions