Hadley Township State Parks



Metamora-Hadley Recreation Area consists of 723 acres with 80-acre Lake Minnewanna in the center. The park welcomes campers, hikers, boaters, anglers, hunters, cross-country skiers and others to enjoy a wide variety of recreational opportunities throughout the year.

There are 214 campsites along Lake Minnewanna. The campground offers modern restroom facilities, hot showers and flush toilets. Each site features electricity, firepits and picnic tables. A camp store is located at the entrance of the campground. The day use area consists of a marked swimming beach, concession, boat and paddleboat rentals, picnic shelter and a universally accessible fishing pier.

Metamora-Hadley Recreation Area------------3871 Herd Road, Metamora, MI 48455------Phone: 810.797.4439-------------------------Motor Vehicle Permit Required


Ortonville Recreation Area is located in north Oakland and southern Lapeer counties. This approximately 5,400 acre recreation area contains high wooded hills and a wide range of recreational activities.

A 25-site equestrian campground is located at the trailhead off Fox Lake Road. It is a rustic campground with vault toilets and a hand pump for water. The campground is on a first-come first-serve basis for campers. The campground offers no reservations, for availability contact the park. The equestrian trails offer 6.5 miles of designated trails wandering through the Hadley Hills. The day use area at Big Fish Lake offers restroom facilities, a picnic area, two picnic shelters, a playground, horseshoe pits, designated swim area and an all-sports lake boat launch.

Ortonville Recreation Area-------------------5779 Hadley Road, Ortonville, MI 48462----Phone: 810.797.4439------------------------Motor Vehicle Permit Required