Sterling State Park

State Park Dr., is less than a mile north of I-75 off the N. Dixie Hwy. exit. 289-2715. 1,300-acre park on Lake Erie. There are grills, tables, a boat launch, fishing, metal detecting, swimming, hiking, watchable wildlife, biking, picnic shelters, six miles of hiking/bicycle trails. Season passes available. There are 256 camping sites, paved parking pad with a full hook-up with water and sewer, toilets and restrooms.


Daily or yearly fee for park entry: resident annual, $24; nonresident annual, $29; resident daily, $6; nonresident daily, $8. Michigan Recreation Passport program starts Oct. 1 with a $10 voluntary fee for Michigan residents getting vehicle registration at Secretary of State and out-of-state residents paying $8 for daily pass or $29 for annual pass.

Call (734) 289-2715 for more information or online here.


Boating on Lake Erie

Bridge Sterling

Lake Erie overlook

Cycling in Park

Bicycling at Sterling State Park

Beach Sterling

On the beach at Sterling State Park

Aerial view

Aerial view of park and lake