Located approximately 6 miles north of the City of White Cloud. The Steelcase Corporation previously developed the Park as a recreation area for its employees; it was purchased by the County Parks for the public to enjoy. Now you to can experience this 156-acre Park with 2,000 feet of frontage on the sparkling waters of Diamond Lake, an all-sports lake. The Manistee National Forest owns adjacent lands.
The campground currently offers 4 camping cabins, 60 campsites, 24 are full hook-up (water, sewer, and electric) and the remaining 36 sites are electric. There are two bathroom/shower buildings and a shelter building. Additionally, the Park contains a sanitation station, play areas, swimming beach, horseshoes, beach volleyball, hiking trails, picnic area, enclosed shelter building, and nearby boat launch.
Enjoy a hike in Michigan’s north woods. Starting from the trailhead at Diamond Lake County Park, adventurous hikers may trek forth on the 10 mile circular Birch Grove Trail. Through the Manistee National Forest, this trail passes through the only wildflower sanctuary (Loda Lake Wildflower Sanctuary) within the entire National Forest System. Birch Grove trail also connects with the National Park Service’s 4,600 miles long North Country National Scenic Trail.
New- Diamond Lake County Park is now ORV friendly. Please follow the speed limits and stay on marked roadways while enjoying the Park! Motor Vehicle Passes are required for ORVs.
Seasonal campsites are available through a waiting list system. To be added to the waiting list for a seasonal campsite, please contact Park Headquarters at 231.689.7340
Rates & Fees
|wdt_ID||Rental Accomodations||Nightly (Th-Su)||Nightly (M-W) Non-Holiday||21-Day Rate||Seasonal|
|1||Campsite Full-hookup (Water/Sewer/Electric)||$35||$30||$515||$1,400|
|6||Group Campsite – Call for Rates||-||-||-||-|
Newaygo County Parks Motor Vehicle Permits(MVP) is required for entrance. Permits valid in all Newaygo County Parks
- Daily MVP $7
- 3-Day MVP $18
- Annual MVP $35
- Non-Camper use of sanitation station $15
Contact During Camping Season (4/30-9/26)
Diamond Lake County Park
3351 N. Mundy Ave., White Cloud, MI 49349
Contact Before and After Camping Season
Newaygo County Parks Administration Office
4684 Evergreen Drive
Newaygo, MI 49337
Phone: (231) 689-7340 Fax: (231) 689-7341