Skip survey header

Mason County Parks and Recreation Survey

Mason County Parks and Recreation Survey

Mason County is updating its Recreation Plan. We need your input regarding recreational facilities in Mason County. Please take a few moments to complete the following opinion survey. The survey is brief and should take you less than 10 minutes to complete. For your information, Mason County operates the following facilities and properties: 

1. Mason County Campground: 60 acres in Pere Marquette Township with over 60 campsites accessed from Chauvez Road including family disc golf, playground and walking trail.
2. Mason County Picnic Area: 150 acres in Pere Marquette Township at the Ludington Pumped Storage Plant, includes three disc golf courses beginner, midlevel and pro-course, new playground, walking trail, snowshoe trail, and pavilion. 
3. Mason County Fairgrounds: 50 acres located off US-10 in Pere Marquette Township
4. Inman Road Property: 34 acres of undeveloped property in Pere Marquette Township just 0.5 miles north of the Mason County Campground 
5. Big Sable River Property: 6 acres of undeveloped property in Free Soil Township including river frontage.

 
1. How many times have you or your family used a Mason County Park in the past year?
2. Which of the following Mason County parks have you visited in the past year? Please check all that apply. 
3. Please indicate if you have camped in any of the following Mason County Parks during the past year. Check all that apply.
4. Why do you and/or your family visit Mason County Parks. Check all that apply. 
5. If the County had the opportunity to acquire a waterfront parcel of Lake Michigan, an inland lake, river frontage or inland property would you support establishing a new park in one of these areas? 
The following two questions pertain to the Inman Road Property located in Pere Marquette Township just 0.5 miles north of the Mason County Campground. 
6. Would you support the development of a multi-use trail at the Inman Road Property in Pere Marquette Township?
The following questions pertain to the disc golf courses located at the Mason County Picnic Area and Mason Campground.
8. Have you ever used any of the three-disc golf courses located at the Mason County Picnic Area or at the Mason Campground "Tinderbox"?
9. How many times in the past year have you used one of the disc golf courses located at the Mason County Picnic Area or Mason Campground? 
9. Which disc golf course do you use? Please check all that apply.
The following three questions pertain generally to Mason County parks and recreation.
10. What additional facilities/amenities would you like to see added to Mason County parks and recreation area? Please check all that apply. 
11. Please evaluate the following aspects of Mason County parks and recreation areas. 
Space Cell Very GoodGoodAveragePoorVery PoorDon't Know
Variety of Facilities/Amenities
Maintenance and Appearance
Safety and Security
Water Accessibility (if applicable)
Programming in the Parks
12. Do you support additional non-motorized trails in the County, with potential regional connection to Pentwater-Hart Bicycle Trail, Hart-Montague Rail Trail and linking Ludington to Scottville. 
The following questions pertain to your use of other recreational facilities in Mason County that are owned and operated by other agencies.  
13. I have participated in the following recreational activities in Mason County in the past year. Check all that apply.
14. If you or a family member benefits from accessible facilities, please indicate which of the following are needed in the Mason County Parks. Check all that apply. 

If this question does not apply to you, please skip to the next question. 
17. What statement best describes your role in Mason County
18. What is your age