John Gurney Park - Think Dunes - Silver Lake Sand Dunes

John Gurney Park

Seasons Open:
Boat Ramp
Secondary: (231) 769-9717

Soft Breezes, beautiful sunsets, quiet days of fishing…..these are just some of the benefits of staying at the John Gurney Park campground.

The City of Hart, Michigan’s John Gurney Park Campground

  • 85 Large Shaded Grassy Camp Sites ~  From Overnight to Seasonal
  • Plenty of Full Hook-Up 50 Amp Sites Available
  • From Big Rigs and travel trailers to the smallest tent, all are welcome at John Gurney Park
  • Clean Modern Restrooms
  • Friendly Staff

Nestled in the northeast corner of the city limits, John Gurney Park nestled along the east shore of Hart Lake not far from Silver Lake Recreational Area Sand Dunes and Lake Michigan. John Gurney Park is the trailhead for the Hart-Montague Rail State Park. You can enjoy bicycling, hiking, basketball, tennis, baseball, picnicking and more at John Gurney Park. Our historical Park Pavilion has been brought back to life and features a beautiful Book Nook, old fashioned popcorn machine, and lots of indoor picnic tables for games and events. 2012 was the 100th Anniversary of John Gunrey Park.

To check out the campground layout, rates, payment or deposit information or park policies, along with information on how you can rent the Pavilion for events visit our website or contact the park at (231) 873-4959.  If calling during the off season please call (231) 769-9717.


  • Boat Launch
  • Beach (small)
  • Basketball
  • Tennis
  • Baseball
  • Playground
  • Restrooms (Seasonal)

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