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City of Houghton RV Park

The City RV Park is a 22 unit park open from May through October. It is located next to the Kestner Waterfront Park, at the western end of the 4 mile paved, non-motorized, waterfront trail, and a half mile from Downtown Houghton.

Amenities include: paved site, water, 20-30-50 amp electric service, sewer connection, Wi-Fi, a covered patio with picnic table, park bench, BBQ grill, and fire ring.

The Kestner Waterfront Park consists of a sandy bathing beach, pavilion, picnic tables, fishing piers, boat launch, and the Chutes and Ladders playground.

We do not accept tents or pop-up campers as there are no bathroom facilities.

Map of RV Park Sites


Reservations for the 2016 season will be accepted by the RV Park Hosts between the hours of 9-5 on weekdays.  The first date to call for reservations will be posted as soon as decided.

  • Call 906-482-8745
  • Credit cards are accepted
  • All deposits are non-refundable
  • All payments for stays in excess of one night are non-refundable
  • Holiday and special events require a minimum three night stay
  • You can request a specific site, but no sites are guaranteed


  • Daily rate is $35 which includes 2 adults
  • Monthly rate is $900 which includes 2 adults
  • There is a $3 charge for each additional adult
  • No charge for children


  • Check-out time is noon. Check in time is 1:00 (EST)
  • Quiet time is from 10:00 pm to 7:00 am
  • Pets are allowed; however, dogs must be leashed, their messes cleaned up, and cannot be left to bark and annoy others
  • You cannot bring your own firewood into the park.
  • Parking on the lawn:
    - Motor homes $15 per night
    - Cars & trailers $5 per night
    - Boats $10 per night
  • Washing vehicles on site is allowed with a fee of $10 for an RV and $5 for a car
  • All sewer hookups must be threaded, air tight connections
  • RV repairs at the park must be approved by the Park Host
  • Generators are not permitted to be run at the park

Park Hosts:

Dan and Joan Kemp
City of Houghton RV Park
1100 West Lakeshore Drive (map)
Houghton, MI 49931
(906) 482-8745


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