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Campground Owner Warns of Lame Duck Bill Rushed through MI Senate

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Nov 262018

Vince Rogala, Co-owner of Mackinaw Mill Creek Camping, is warning Michigan’s residents/tourists about a bill that he says threatens family-owned hospitality businesses in favor of franchise and large hotel owners.

“Sponsored by our Senator, Wayne Schmidt, Senate bill 703-707 is being rushed through a lame duck session to strengthen the so-called “Community Convention or Tourism Marking Act”, MCL 141.871, et seq. This law gives franchise/large hotel...

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Roy the Mackinaw Mill Creek Camp Turkey’s Story

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Nov 242018

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Our campers may have noticed the absence of "Roy the camp turkey" this past summer.

Photo of Wild Turkey Mackinaw Mill Creek Camping

We thought that Thanksgiving would be a great time to update you on his story. First off we’d like to thank our campers for being kind to Roy and our local residents for watching out when he strayed too close to US-23.

Now for Roy’s story. Originally, a group (known as a "rafter") of turkeys that was hanging around the campground ostracized Roy. Roy had been injured....

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The Mackinaw Multi-Sport Mix and Team Maddy

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Jul 112014

The last weekend of July athletes stay with us at Mackinaw Mill Creek Camping who are participating in the Mackinaw Multi-Sport Mix. This event incorporates these competitions:

  • Sprint Triathlon - 800m swim, 30k bike, 5k run
  • Duathlon - 2mi run, 30k bike, 5k run
  • Aquabike - 800M Swim, 30k bike
  • Kayatri- 2 mile Kayak/stand-up Paddleboard, 30k bike, 5k run
  • Open 5k run

The 2014 Mackinaw Multi-Sport Mix will be held on July 27th.

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