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Camping Michigan

State officials say camping and lodging fees account for 51% of the money used to operate state parks.(WILX)

A night in a sleeping bag will cost more in Michigan campgrounds as rates have gone up between $2-8 a night, according to WILX.

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources said it’s the first increase in four years.

State park attendance has surged 30% since 2019, adding to the daily operating costs.

Rates for cabins and other lodging are going up $10 a night.

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