Sleepy Hollow State Park RV & Campground Guide


Sleepy Hollow State Park’s more than 2,600 acres includes a river that winds through woods and fields. Lake Ovid also offers plenty of outdoor activities, as well as chances to look for water-loving birds and wildlife. In fact, over 228 species of birds have been recorded in the park, including bald eagles. The park is popular in winter as well, with snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, and other winter activities. 

The park can get quite cold in winter, with temperatures dropping down into the mid-teens in January. Summers are mild, too, however, with an average high of 83°F in July.  The area gets roughly a week of precipitation each month.

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Spring 35°F – 79°F
Summer 56°F – 83°F
Fall 31° F – 74° F
Winter 15°F – 35°F
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RV Resorts & Campsites in Sleepy Hollow State Park

Camping is available at 181 sites in the park, with electric hookups and a dump station available. If you choose to rent an RV, consider renting with RVshare. Each rental vehicle comes with nationwide insurance coverage, 24/7 roadside assistance, and a dedicated team that will work to make sure you have the perfect RV for your travel plans and unique needs.   

There are also several nearby campgrounds where you can stay while you visit the park:

Maple River Campground

This campground is situated on the banks of the Maple River, and surrounded by large trees. The river has great fishing, and is a wonderful place for wildlife watching. 

  • Water hookup: yes

  • Electrical hookup: yes 

  • Sewer hookup: no

  • Wi-Fi: yes

  • Pet friendly: yes

  • Other amenities: canoe & kayak rentals, showers, boat launch

Cottonwood Campground

Camp along the river, next to shady trees in this family-owned campground. Guests can fish on their fully-stocked ponds, or take out a paddleboat or kayak.  

  • Water hookup: yes

  • Electrical hookup: yes

  • Sewer hookup: yes

  • Wi-Fi: n/a

  • Pet friendly: yes

  • Other amenities: showers, laundry, fishing pond, rec room, playground, kayaks and paddle boats

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What to Do at
Sleepy Hollow State Park

Inside Sleepy Hollow State Park

There are a number of things to do at Sleepy Hollow State Park.

Hiking: Trails at the park take you through prairie grasses, hardwood forest, and pine trees. The park has 16 miles of trails available.

Biking: Biking is allowed on all of the hiking trails as well.

Metal detecting: Metal detecting is another popular activity in the park. See if you can find some buried treasure!

Winter activities: Visitors to the park can also dog sled and snowshoe on the same trails they hike or cycle in summer.

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How to Get to
Sleepy Hollow State Park

Take I-496 E to US-127 N toward Flint. Take exit 91 for US-127 BUS/Price Rd. Turn right onto E. Price Rd. and follow the road into the park. 

The address for the park is 7835 E. Price Road, Laingsburg, MI.

Entering Sleepy Hollow State Park

There is an entrance fee of $9 per vehicle for the park.

What better way to make memories that last a lifetime than by heading out on a road trip! Renting an RV with RVshare takes a lot of stress off of you and makes the trip easier to plan. Whether you choose to rent an RV near your home and drive, or fly into Michigan and rent an RV, you’re sure to have a trip you won’t soon forget! We would love to see pictures of your travels - be sure to send us photos of your trip to [email protected] and tag us on social media. Your memories could be featured on our blog, Facebook, Instagram or Twitter page!

Frequently Asked Questions About Sleepy Hollow State Park

What is the best time of year to visit Sleepy Hollow State Park?

The park has recreation opportunities year-round. In the winter, snow sports are popular, including snowshoeing and dog sledding. The warmer months are popular for watersports, hiking, horseback riding, and biking, and there is a metal detecting area.

What kind of wildlife can be found in Sleepy Hollow State Park?

Sleepy Hollow State Park is a popular location among bird watchers. They have recorded 228 species at the park. During migration season, waterfowl make a stop at Lake Ovid. Deer and other wildlife can be spotted on the trails.

Are there designated RV camping spots in Sleepy Hollow State Park?

No, there are no designated RV camping spots in the park. The park has 181 modern campsites. Reservations are strongly recommended. Sites are semi-private, and most include a picnic table and fire pit.

Are pets allowed at Sleepy Hollow State Park?

Cats and dogs are welcome at Sleepy Hollow State Park. There is an onsite dog beach for pups to enjoy. Pets are welcome in the cabins for an additional $10 fee. Dogs must be kept on a six-foot leash.

Is Sleepy Hollow State Park accessible for disabled visitors?

Sleepy Hollow State Park is accessible for disabled visitors. Restrooms, boat launches, playgrounds, picnic shelters, fishing, and cabins are accessible. There are two accessible hunting blinds. One is on the ground, and the other has a hydraulic lift.