Winter fun at Camp Daggett

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Camp Daggett offers great activities for families this winter.

Camp Daggett offers great activities for families this winter.


On January 30 and February 27 from 5 p.m. until 9 p.m., experience and enjoy the ambiance of snow-covered trails illuminated by torchlight.

Bearcub Outfitters of Petoskey has once again graciously sponsored this family-fun event.

Afterward, come inside Camp Daggett’s main lodge for a cup of hot chocolate, freshly baked cookies and to warm-up by the crackling fire in camp’s beautiful main lodge.

Buy raffle tickets for great Bearcub products with all proceeds going to Camp Daggett.

Admission is free, donations are encouraged, and snowshoes are available for all ages!

Fathers, stepfathers, grandfathers or big brothers are invited to bring their sons (ages 8-16) for a fun filled Father/Son weekend, March 11-13, at Camp Daggett.

Cost is $150 for father/son, plus $50 for each additional son.

Space is limited and registration is on a first come first served basis.

Participants can expect a weekend of fun and adventure as they try their hands at various outdoor activities and enjoy wild game lunches and dinners in front of the lodge fireplace.

For additional information or to register, please contact Ed Leverenz at Camp Daggett, 231-347-9742 ext 112.

If you’re looking for a way to beat the winter blues, or want to schedule a birthday party or family retreat at the Camp Daggett Adventure Center, the cost is $20 per person, which includes initiatives and high climbing walls, plus a room to do cake and ice cream.

Minimum for this two-hour event is 15 people for a total of $300.  It’s a great way to spend the day, play and learn together.

Registration is now open for Camp Daggett summer camp.

Applications are available online or at area schools and local chambers of commerce.

Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. Applications must be downloaded, printed and mailed to Camp Daggett.

Remember that the lodge and Adventure Center are available for rental by groups and organizations.

To learn more about Camp Daggett, visit or call executive director, Brent Marlatt at 347-9742.