Camp Daggett Fall Festival Is Coming!

The Fall Festival is back at beautiful Camp Daggett on Walloon Lake, Sunday, October 8 from noon to 5:00 p.m. Fall is the perfect time to visit Camp Daggett. The fall colors surrounding Walloon Lake are beautiful, and families can enjoy outdoor activities then return to the main lodge to warm up by the fireplace. Open to the public, this event offers new visitors a chance to see the Camp in its fall glory, and former campers a chance to share their stories. 

Enjoy activities like…

  • Pumpkin Painting/Stone Painting
  • Face Painting
  • Caramel Apples
  • Kids Crafts
  • Hay Rides
  • History Tours of Camp
  • Live Music at the fire circle
  • Nature Hikes
  • Boat Color Tour on Walloon Lake
  • Cider and Doughnuts in the main lodge
  • Hotdogs available for $1

There is a $5 per carload entrance fee. Directions are available at Please, no pets. For more information, call 231-347-9742.

This same weekend, and for the 7th year in a row, Grandpa Shorter’s Gifts will hold a proceeds day to help local families send their children to summer camp at Camp Daggett. On Saturday, October 7, 20% of the day’s sales will go to the C.G. and Ruth Shorter Memorial Scholarship Fund!  Support Grandpa Shorter’s and Camp Daggett on Saturday, October 7, in downtown Petoskey.