Monthly Archives: December 2012

Club Meeting and Presentation Tuesday January 15

Club Meeting and Presentation Tuesday, January 15, 2013 @
7:00 PM @ Jimmy’s Pub
16804 Chandler Rd, East Lansing, MI

There will be a meeting of the Lansing Oar and Paddle Club on Tuesday January 15 at 7:00 pm at Jimmy’s Pub in East Lansing. Presenting that evening will be Todd Leigh and Linda Savage on the paddling trips they led during 2012. Please arrive early enough to order food and beverages before the presentation!

Wilderness State Park Lakeshore Development Survey

Wilderness State Park’s
Lakeshore Campground


Redevelopment Study Website

DNR Website

Lakeshore Campground Survey

For Additional Information Regarding the Study
Contact Jeffrey Huhta
or 248-332-7931

For Additional Survey or Facebook Page Information Contact Susie Roble
at or 248-423-1776 x 15

Dear Lakeshore Camground visitor,

You have been identified as a recent visitor at Wilderness State Park’s Lakeshore Campground. The DNR has initiated a Redevelopment Study of the campground and desires your input regarding existing and future facilities.

Lakeshore Campground Redevelopment Study
Lakeshore Campground is in need of redevelopment to meet the current demands of today’s 21st century campers and recreation enthusiasts. Additional information regarding the redevelopment of Lakeshore Campground can be found on the Redevelopment Study website, the DNR website, and our facebook page.

Public Input

The feedback and input of park users is critical to the planning of new and updated facilities at Lakeshore Campground. Below are descriptions of three avenues by which users can participate in the planning process.

1. Survey – park users can access an online survey that seeks users opinions about existing and future facilities at Lakeshore Campground. Survey deadline is January 31, 2013!!

2. Picture This! – offers park users a chance to offer photos of what they like best at Wilderness State Park and Lakeshore Campground and what they feel needs work to make their visitor experience more enjoyable and meaningful. Camera phone photos or digital pictures can be uploaded to the Lakeshore Campground Facebook page. (FB account required)
Picture This! deadline is January 31, 2013!!

3. On-Site Workshop (Date: TBD) – park users may attend an on-site open house workshop to be held in early to mid-2013. The workshop will offer participants the opportunity to be provide feedback on concepts designed to enhance the visitor experience and propose their own original ideas for what works and what needs work at the Lakeshore Campground.

Over the winter, we will be collecting survey responses and photos that will help shape the design and implementation of possible future improvements. In early to mid-2013, these conceptual designs will be available to the public for review and comment.


The Department of Natural Resources
Birchler Arroyo Associates

Deadline for Survey and Picture This! is January 31, 2013!