Fort Custer State Recreation Area

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23 mi 37 km of trail 1 Featured Ride

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Fort Custer comprises over 3,000 acres of forest and oak savannah. Amenities include 219 campsites with water and electric hookups. There is also a dump station. Three lakes provide no-wake-boating, fishing, and kayaking. A large beach at Eagle Lake includes a concession stand, bath, and changing facilities. Hunting is allowed in some areas of the park. This is usually not an issue if you wear orange from Oct. 1 through Dec. 31 and don't wear antlers on your helmet!

Camping & Lodging

Fort Custer has 219 campsites with water and electric hookups. There is also a dump station.

Outfitters, Tours, & Shuttles

Located in Augusta, Custer Cyclery is a full sales and service bike shop.

Food & Drink

Augusta is located just 1/2 mile outside the park. Players Grill sports bar with a variety of local microbreweries beer on tap; Lickity Split, a walk-up ice cream parlor with locally crafted ice cream; Nina's Taqueria - great authentic Mexican Fare; Channel Street Cafe for higher end dining; and Dig In Cafe - best breakfast in town. There is a single gas station/convenience store and a local pharmacy with some limited hardware supplies. Enjoy Augusta!

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8.1 mi 13.1 km
#1 Red Loop
Augusta, MI
8.1 mi 13.1 km Augusta, MI
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#2 Green Loop
Augusta, MI
7.0 mi 11.2 km Augusta, MI
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#3 Blue Loop
Augusta, MI
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#4 Yellow Loop
Augusta, MI
4.2 mi 6.7 km Augusta, MI
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