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Dodge #4 State Park
IUCN Category III (Natural Monument)
Cass Lake (Michigan) boats Wednesdays (514873849).jpg
A view of Cass Lake with sailboats
Location West Bloomfield Township, Oakland County, Michigan, United States
Nearest city Keego Harbor, Michigan
Area 139 acres (56 ha)
Elevation 971 feet (296 m)
Designation Michigan state park
Established 1922
Governing body Michigan Department of Natural Resources
Website Dodge No. 4 State Park

Dodge No. 4 State Park is a public recreation area covering 139 acres (56 ha) on the north shore of Cass Lake in Oakland County, northern Metro Detroit, Michigan. The state park occupies a mile of shoreline on the 1,280-acre (520 ha) lake.

History

The park was created in 1922 when Dodge Brothers Corporation donated the land, stipulating that it be maintained as a public park in perpetuity.

Activities and amenities

The park offers swimming, fishing for bass, pike, perch and trout, a fishing pier, picnicking facilities, and boat ramp.

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