Dodge No. 4 State Park facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsDodge #4 State Park
IUCN Category III (Natural Monument)
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|
|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.
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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