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Boney Falls Basin Dam - Escanaba River

Boney Falls Basin

Boney Falls Basin
Gladstone MI, 49837

Boney Falls Dam

This scenic, forested impoundment on the Escanaba River offers beautiful scenery and good wildlife viewing. Available at this site: restrooms, trails, picnic area, camping, fishing, hiking trails, small boat ramp, drinking water.

The river is shallow, so canoeing may be difficult during periods of low water.US 2 & 41 and M-35, east of Escanaba to Co Rd 426 to Cornell, then Co Rd 523.

From US-2/41 south of Gladstone, drive west on South Hill Road, which becomes County Road 426. Follow CR-426 about 11 miles to County Road 523. Continue for 7 miles and turn right (east) at the sign near the dam. The campground and boat access are 1 mile farther north on the right side of the road.

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