John Gurney Park - Hart, Michigan
www.johngurneypark.com -Hart, Michigan
Hart, Michigan is home to a range of treasures that add to the excellent quality of life here. John Gurney Park is one of those treasures that is enjoyed by residents and visitors alike.
Soft breezes, beautiful sunsets, quiet days of fishing.....these are just some of the benefits of staying at the John Gurney Park campground. Nestled in the northeast corner of the city limits, John Gurney Park nestled along the east shore of Hart Lake not far from Silver Lake Recreational Area Sand Dunes and Lake Michigan. The trailhead for the Hart-Montague Rail State Park starts you can enjoy bicycling, hiking, basketball, tennis, baseball, picnicking an dmore at John Gurney Park.
Our historical Park Pavilion has been brought back to life and features a beautiful Book Nook, old fashioned popcorn machine, and lots of indoor picnic tables for games and events. 2012 is the 100th Anniversary of John Gunrey Park.
"John Gurney Park was one of several auto tourist camps developed along the West Michigan Pike during the 1920s, meeting the need for accommodations among a growing crowd of automobile travelers," said Michigan Historical Center Director Sandra Clark. "It's one of the many fascinating stories of Michigan's West coast heritage that the West Michigan Roadmap project is bringing to life."