One of the benefits of living in Central Indiana is being able to take advantage of some great vacation destinations in Michigan. From beautiful forests to the Great Lakes, you can find many great camping venues and outdoor recreation opportunities. In this post, we at Greenwood RV Rentals & Sales want to highlight a few MI destinations that are travel trailer rental accessible and within easy driving distance of our location in Carmel, IN.

1. Ludington State Park

Ludington Beach State Park

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Located in Ludington, MI, about five hours north of Carmel, Ludington State Park has everything you could want in a camping destination: full travel trailer rental hookup at the campsite, beach swimming, hiking trails, sand dunes, boating, and more. The park is nestled right in between Lake Michigan and Hamlin Lake, giving you plenty of opportunities to enjoy the water.

2. Silver Lake State Park

Silver Lake

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If you’re a fan of off-road action, then you definitely want to check out Silver Lake State Park. This area is known for its off-road vehicle area and draws many visitors from throughout the region. You can expect just over a four-hour drive from Carmel, IN. The park is a unique blend of part forest and part sand dune, located right next to Lake Michigan. Silver Lake has about 200 modern campsites at very reasonable rates.

3. St. Joseph

St. Joseph MI

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As a resort town right on the deep-water port of Lake Michigan, St. Joseph, MI is a quaint community where you can enjoy the water while also shopping, dining, or attending an outdoor concert. You can find local campgrounds or a nearby state park to hook up your camper rental. St. Joseph is just under a three-hour drive from the North Indianapolis area.

To book a travel trailer rental and make your MI vacation plans, northern Indiana residents can contact Greenwood RV at (317) 793-2000. We can talk to you about our current specials and camper rental rates, so call today!