Lakeport State Park and Lexington State Harbor

Maps and Area Guide

Recreation Passport:

The Recreation Passport is required for all Michigan state parks, trails, historic sites, boat launches, harbors, and more. Visit Michigan.gov/RecreationPassport for more details and to purchase.

Hours:

Registration Office: 8am-10pm. Campsite: Check-in 3pm, Check-out 1pm. Overnight Lodging: Check-in 4pm, Check-out Noon. Quiet Hours:10pm-8am.

Alcoholic Beverages and Marijuana Use:

Possession of alcoholic beverages by minors is strictly prohibited. Despite the change in law, the use of marijuana in public is still not legal or allowed. 

Pets:

Pets must be kept on a 6-foot leash and must never be left unattended. Please clean up after your animals. Animals are not permitted on the beach.

Special Camping Rules:

Limit one RV per site. Campers may not camp for more than 15 consecutive nights. Campsites must be occupied each night. Two vehicles allowed per campsite. Visitors must leave by 10pm. Fireworks are not permitted.

Michigan State Parks Swimming, Boating, and Water Safety:

The Great Lakes are powerful bodies of water. DO NOT swim near or jump off break walls or navigational channel walls. Always pay attention to changing conditions and the beach flag warning system found in designated buoyed swim areas. Before heading out, visit Michigan.gov/BeachSafety.

Record-high water levels are causing increased river flows, submerged docks and piers, swimming and boating hazards, and other concerns. Learn more about the effects of high water and how to stay safe at Michigan.gov/HighWaterSafety.

Don’t Move Firewood! Help Protect our Michigan State Parks and Campgrounds!:

Invasive insects and diseases have destroyed MILLIONS OF TREES in Michigan, often after hitching a ride on firewood. Purchase only certified heat-treated firewood at the park or nearby vendors. If you don’t use it all, don’t transport it or take it home with you. Campfires are permitted only in designated fire rings. Never leave a campfire unattended.

Michigan State Park Gear and Merchandise:

“These Goods are Good for Michigan” is a collection of partners who work with the Michigan DNR to support parks, trails, and waterways through the sale of products and services. Visit Goods4Mi.com.

Give the Gift of Outdoor Recreation:

Want to give a camping or boating trip to your favorite outdoor enthusiast? Purchase a Michigan state park and harbor gift card or electronic card. Visit midnrreservations.com/gift-cards/purchase or call 517-284-7275. 

Overnight Lodging Facilities:

Want to go camping but don’t own a tent or camper? There are many options available at Michigan State Parks and Recreation Areas, including: cabins, yurts, safari-style tents, or lodges and cottages with many of the amenities of home. Visit Michigan.gov/Camping. 

Reservations:

Reservations can be made by visiting midnrreservations.com or by calling 1-800-44-PARKS (1-800-447-2757). For more information, visit Michigan.gov/StateParks.

Contact the Park:

Lakeport State Park:
(810) 327-6225
7605 Lakeshore Road
Lakeport, MI 48059
Michigan.gov/Lakeport

Lexington State Harbor

The harbor is in an ideal location and within walking distance to many area events. Fireworks are held on the harbor breakwall in July. The Street Art Fair and Air Margaritaville event are held in August.

Harbor Amenities: Boat launch, day-use dockage, diesel and gasoline, electric (30 and 50 AMP), pump-out, fish-cleaning station, restrooms, showers, and water. 

Slip Information: 98 transient slips and 10 seasonal slips. Available slip sizes: 10-35 feet, 36-45 feet, and 46-80 feet.

Operating Dates & Hours: April–October, 8am to 10pm. Harbormaster on duty March–November. Check-in: 1pm, Check-out 11am.

Reservations: 800-447-2757 or www.midnrreservations.com. A Recreation Passport is required for entry to Michigan harbors.

Contact the Harbor:
Radio Channel: 16
43° 15′ 50″ N    82° 31′ 00″ W
(810) 359-5600 (Mid-May to Late Sept.)
(810) 327-6224 (Off Season)
7411 Huron Avenue
Lexington, MI 48450

Welcome to Lakeport State Park and Lexington State Harbor

These businesses welcome you and wish you an enjoyable stay.

Angel’s Garden

Hungry Howie’s Pizza

Lakeport Gas & Oil

Lakeside A&W

Lighthouse Creamery

McCallum’s Orchard & Cider Mill

Pete’s Camping Service Inc.

The Camp Store