Silver Lake State Park
Silver Lake State Park is home to 2,000 acres of sand dunes, including a 450-acre ORV scramble area. For information on riding the dunes, please review the park's Rules for Riding in the right-hand links.
Location: 9679 W. State Park Road, Mears, MI 49436
Dates & hours: The ORV area is open April 1 - Oct. 31
- April 1 to 30 from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
- May 1 to Sept. 15 from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.
- Sept. 16 to Oct. 31 from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Please note: Access to the ORV area and dunes is stopped ½ hour ahead of closing time each evening.
Required documentation: All motor vehicles entering the Silver Lake State Park must display a:
- Recreation Passport.
- Michigan ORV registration and a state trail permit.
Parking lot vouchers: required on summer weekends and holidays.