Camp Molinare available for seasonal camping

CHANNING – Camp Molinare, located on Sawyer Lake near Channing has offered educational camping experiences to Dickinson County 4-H youth campers for over six decades.

This year Dickinson County’s 4-H Youth Camping Program has invited youth from other U.P. counties to join in the extraordinary camping experience offered at Camp Molinare. These camps will run through the month of July.

In addition to being host to 4-H youth camps, Camp Molinare is now available for rent to all clubs, groups, school groups, families or companies during June, August, and parts of September. Camp Molinare is situated on scenic Sawyer Lake and provides access to swimming, canoeing, hiking, outdoor sports and recreation, science and nature walks, and campfires.

The facility consists of two dormitory style bunk houses which each sleep 40 and have their own indoor bathrooms with showers. There is a dining hall and fully equipped kitchen with gas-powered oven ranges and a walk-in cooler.

There are also two smaller staff buildings with their own sleeping quarters, bathrooms and showers. Offering full electrical service, plumbing and heat throughout each building in the facility, you can enjoy the wilderness and all that it has to offer, along with the comfort and convenience of the facility.

Camp Molinare is a beautiful, spacious area to hold youth group activities/camping, school group activities and camping, weddings and receptions, company picnics or functions, class reunions, family reunions, church retreats or picnics, or any type of ‘get-together’.

Camp Molinare is available at a very reasonable rate for daily rental or overnight camping. Please phone the Camp Molinare business office at 906-774-0363 for further information and rates, or email inquiries to