River Country Campground
6281 River Rd   Evart, MI  49631               231.734.3808           info@campandcanoe.com
EVART is located in the north western part of lower Michigan, about an hour east of Ludington and
Lake Michigan.  The area has a population of about 5,000 and like the rest of our beautiful state,
boasts lots of streams, lakes and rivers.  
The City of Evart lies along the Pere Marquette portion of the Rails to Trails system. There are at
least 5 miles of paved trails, 3 within the city limits.
In the area – within 10-30 minutes – there are over 160 miles of ORV trails. We have maps available
at our camp store if you’d like to try some out.  
The area features a couple of golf courses, a bowling alley, grocery stores, several fast-food places,
night-clubs, a downtown hotel, cafes & restaurants, drug stores, hardware stores and variety shops.
Spring Hill Christian Camps are west and north of the city.
There are several local festivals that attract crowds from all over the United States. The most
popular is the Dulcimer Fun Fest, held the 3rd weekend in July, this 4-day event features only non-
electric stringed musical instruments.
Another popular event is the Wood Carver’s Rally which occurs in June.  
Evart's Independence Day celebration begins every year on July 3rd at 7:30 pm with a free concert;
located at the grandstand on the Osceola County Fairgrounds behind Foster's Market. The concert
lasts until the Gigantic Fireworks start at dusk.
Labor Day features the extravagant Evart Car Show located at Riverside Park in town.

Other Links:
Dulcimer Festival information      www.dulcimers.com
Info on the woodcarvers Roundup    www.woodcarversroundup.com
Info on the city of Evart  www.evart.org
RV Sales, Parts & Accessories:  (not located in Evart)
RVW Wholesalers  
http://rvwholesalers.com
Grand Rapids RV www.grandrapidsrvcenter.com
Michigan RV Broker USA www.michiganrvbrokerusa.com
Schmidty's Bar, Located at: 802 E US-10 & 7th Ave, Evart, Michigan 49631 PH 231-734-3271, is a
family oriented meeting place during the day, serving great food, in a clean environment. Along with
Keno, PullTabs, video games, three pool tables, large screen TV. Thursday evening is Karaoke and Live
Bands on Friday and Saturday nights.
http://www.myspace.com/schmidtysbar

Area Hotels:
Osceola Grand Hotel (formerly Super 8) in Evart call 1-231-734-0470 for reservations,                    
or go to
www.osceolagrandhotel.com
Connor O'Malley's Hotel & Saloon in Evart– about 3.5 miles from camp  231-734-5152
Area Info