Dodge No. 4 State Park

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Dodge #4 State Park
Map showing the location of Dodge #4 State Park
Map showing the location of Dodge #4 State Park
Location within the state of Michigan
Location West Bloomfield Township
Oakland County, Michigan
Nearest city Keego Harbor, Michigan
Coordinates 42°36′57″N 83°22′20″W / 42.61583°N 83.37222°W / 42.61583; -83.37222Coordinates: 42°36′57″N 83°22′20″W / 42.61583°N 83.37222°W / 42.61583; -83.37222
Area 139 acres (56.2 ha)
Established 1922
Governing body Flag of Michigan.svg Michigan Department of Natural Resources
Website Official website

Dodge No. 4 State Park is a 139-acre (0.56 km2) state park in Oakland County, northern Metro Detroit, Michigan.

The park has a one-mile shoreline on Cass Lake. It has access from West Bloomfield Township and Waterford Township.

History[edit]

The land for the state park was donated by the Dodge Brothers Corporation in 1922, under the stipulation that it would always be maintained as a public park.[1]

Facilities and activities[edit]

  • Swimmingpark has a sandy beach, and (small) island destination.
  • Hiking
  • Cross-country skiing
  • Fishinglargemouth and smallmouth bass, pike, perch and trout.
    • Fishing pier — universally accessible.
  • Picnicking
    • Picnic Area
    • Picnic Shelter
  • Boating
    • Boat ramp — the access site can accommodate 80 vehicles.[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Dodge #4 State Park". Retrieved 2011-09-26. 
  2. ^ Sail Michigan

External links[edit]