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Baraga State Park
IUCN Category III (Natural Monument)
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Baraga State Park is located in Michigan
Baraga State Park
Baraga State Park
Location in Michigan
Location Baraga Township,
Baraga County, Michigan
Nearest city Baraga, Michigan
Area 56 acres (22.7 ha)
Elevation 614 feet (187 m)
Designation Michigan State Park
Established 1922
Administrator Michigan Department of Natural Resources
Website Baraga State Park

Baraga State Park is a public recreation area covering 56 acres (23 ha) on the shore of Lake Superior's Keweenaw Bay in Baraga County, Michigan. The state park sits along Route 41 on the south side of the village of Baraga. The park, village, and county bear the name of Bishop Frederic Baraga.

Activities and amenities

The park offers swimming, fishing, paddling, picnicking facilities, camping, nature trail, ungroomed cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, playground, and metal detecting.

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