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Arenac County Parks and Recreation  

Call 989-876-4146 for Reservations for both Parks

 Public Notice:  2015 Parks Master Plan

2015-2020 Parks Master Plan:  File is too large to post on the website...please stop in the office to review. 

Employment Application:  Application

Job Description for Park Laborer:  Park Laborer

Job Description for Park Supervisor:  Park Supervisor

Pt. AuGres Park Open: May 15th Daily 

Oasis Lake Park Open:  11:00 am to 8:00 pm - Friday of Memorial weekend...weekends only until June 8 then open daily, weather permitting  11am-8pm.          

Park Close:  Day after Labor Day 

Pets are NOT allowed at the Oasis Lake Day Park (unless they are a certified service dog)...they are ONLY allowed at the campground...and must be tied up or on a leash at ALL times! 

There are two County Parks for both visitors and residents to enjoy:

Pt. Au Gres Park is located just south of the village of AuGres at 3177 S. Rumsey Rd. Open from Memorial Weekend to weather permitting.  The park is located on Lake Huron on Saginaw Bay and has five rustic cabins for overnight rental. It also has three pavilions, 16 campsites (7 with electric & water hookups), a large day-use park with picnic tables and grills, access to over 900 feet of beautiful sandy beach, and is the trailhead for the Arenac Blue Water Trail

Pt. AuGres Park Map:  Campsite, Cabin & Pavilion map

Oasis Lake Park is located at 30 S. M-76 between Sterling and Alger. It is over 200 acres in size with a 22 acre lake, 25 primitive campsites, "Andy's" walking trail along the lake and through the woods, various picnic areas and two beach volleyball courts, horseshoe pits, and 4 pavilions. Oasis Lake is great for kayaking, canoeing, and bluegill fishing.  No boat motors allowed on Lake.
Oasis Lake Park Map:  Campsite & Pavilion map 

Park Rates  2016

Daily Vehicle Passes        $10.00 per day  
Motorcycles & Bicycles      $5.00 per day 

Season Passes:                $50.00 per year for car/truck
(includes both parks)                           
Motorcycles & Bicycles      $20.00 per year             

Pavilion Rates:                 $100.00 includes vehicle passes for guests.  No elect or water. 

Cabin Rental:                    $50.00 per night  (AuGres Park)  Electric & water on outside.  You MUST bring your own twin size blow up mattress's.

Campsite Rental:               $20.00 per night Rustic, Oasis Lake & Pt.Au Gres, (Reservations taken ONLY if you know what site # you want. otherwise it's first come first serve) 

                                             Pt. AuGres only $25.00 per night, w/electric & water. (Reservations taken ONLY if you know what site # you want..otherwise it's first come first serve).

Pet Charges:                     $5.00 per pet per day (In cabins) 

Kayak & Paddle Boat Rentals:  $8.00 per Hour

Daily Passes and Season Passes are available from the Pt. AuGres & Oasis Lake Park Gate Attendants.
Season Passes are also available at the County Building in Room 202,  Board of Commissioners Secretary Office. 


Call: 989-876-4146 for Reservations (reservations for the following year will not be taken until January 1st of that year)

A Blue Water Trail is being established along the bay for canoeists and kayakers to better enjoy our area. You can download a map of the current access points below. Visit the Water Trail page on this website for more information on this new trail project.

 Arenac Blue Water Trail Map

Arenac County Parks Brochure
Arenac County ORV Ordinance
Easy to use ORV Pamphlet

                                            Pt. AuGres Park Beach

         Pt. AuGres Dock

  Pt. AuGres Park Cabins on the Beach  (electric & water on outside of cabins)


                      Pt. AuGres Park Pavilions (3)

                          Pt. AuGres Cabin

           Pt. AuGres Cabin

                            Pt. AuGres Park Playground

                          Pt. AuGres Park Kayak Hangers

                        Pt. AuGres Park Bathrooms

         Pt. AuGres Shower House

            Pt. AuGres Dump Station

           Pt. AuGres Park Camping Site # 1, 2, 3  (electric & water)

            Pt. AuGres Park Camping Site # 4  (electric & water)

      Pt. AuGres Park Camping Site # 5 & 6  (electric & water)

    Pt. AuGres Park Camping Site # 7 & Cabin 1  (electric & water)

     Pt. AuGres Park Camping Site # 8 & 9  (rustic)

    Pt. AuGres Park Camping Site # 10 & 11  (rustic)

    Pt. AuGres Park Camping Site # 12  (rustic)

    Pt. AuGres Park Camping Site # 13  (rustic)

    Pt. AuGres Park Camping Site # 14  (rustic)

   Pt. AuGres Park Camping Site # 15  (rustic)

     Pt. AuGres Park Camping Site # 16  (rustic)

   Oasis Lake Day Park

    Oasis Lake Dock

      Oasis Lake Pavilion

     Oasis Lake Campsites  (rustic)

      Oasis Lake Campsites  (rustic)

           Oasis Lake Campsites  (rustic)

     Oasis Lake Campsites  (rustic)