Park & Garden Store & Rentals


Store Hours

Closed for the season

Telephone: 616-896-9334

Rental Office Hours

Closed for the season

Telephone: 616-896-9888

Contact Information

Manager: Jack Schmidt
Fax: (616) 896-7409

The Sandy Pines Park & Garden store has you covered for all of your landscaping needs with mulch, stone, landscaping stone, flowers and plants. We continue to add items that are requested by the members and for the needs of the park.

Golf carts, kayaks, stand up paddle boards and row boats are available for rent online or by stopping by the store or email. Remember that we continue to run out of carts for the holiday weekends and garage sale days, so plan ahead for your cart rental.

Water softeners are available to provide you will soft water for the season. Get rid of the rust stains and have great suds for washing dishing and showers.

If you do not find an item in the Park and Garden please let us know and we will try and get the item to be available in the store.

Services Provided

Golf Cart, Boat & Bike Rentals (616-896-9888)

If you're camping or have guests visiting, there's no better way to tour the park than in a 4 or 6 person golf cart or by bicycle. There's no way better way to tour the pristine waters of Lake Monterey than in a kayak, stand up paddle board or row boat. We also have youth sized kayaks & stand up paddle boards.   Learn More.......

Water Softeners

Water softeners are available for delivery and installation or pick up when the water is turned on in the park for the beginning of the season. Rates are listed on the program application. Please complete the program application and email it, mail or drop off at Member Service.    Learn More.....

Gas Marina

The Sandy Pines Gas Marina is open on weekends, holidays and occasional Wednesdays depending on the weather throughout the summer season. Hours are always subject to change so please contact the Park & Garden store to confirm hours of operation. The only way to purchase gas is by charging it to your Sandy Pines member account.

The marina is run by our Park & Garden Staff. Kayak, Stand Up Paddle Board and rowboat rentals will be available on weekends and holidays directly at the marina, otherwise they're always available at the Park & Garden Store.    Learn More........

Bulk Yard

Many items can be purchased from the bulk yard.  Items are available for member pickup and for delivery.  Learn More.....


Durning May and early June the store will have perennials and flowers available for purchase.  Stop by the Park and Garden to see our selection each spring.   Learn More.....


The Park and Garden provides propane service to fill 20 lb and 30 lb propane tanks during our open hours.  We can fill larger tanks and RV's by the pound with special appointments.  No Propane filling is done on Sunday.   Learn More.....

Boat IN and OUT service

The Park and Garden can provide the service to put your pontoon in the lake or take it out at the end of the season.  Learn More......

Hardware, Electrical Items, RV Supplies

Park and Garden provides many items that you will need to make repairs, landscape items, plumbing supplies, holding tank chemicals, pest sprays, and many speciality items.  Learn More.....

Bottled Water and Water Coolers

Park and Garden provides 3 gal and 5 gallon bottled water.  Water coolers (new and used) are also available.

Park & Garden News

November 1 Boat Removal Deadline

November 1, 2017

Boat Removal Deadline

Safety & Security Departure Check List

September 8, 2017

Preparing for the fall/winter storage mode Secure and place outdoor items in shelter. Winterize your trailer prior to freezing temps and have your holding tank pumped. Remove items that will freeze in cupboards. Remove alcoholic beverages from the park. Defrost and clean your refrigerator, and place baking soda in it to absorb odors. Place moth…

Boat Marina

September 1, 2017

The Boat Marina will be open Friday, Sept. 1 from 5 to 8 pm;  Saturday, Sunday and Monday (Sept. 2nd, 3rd, and 4th) from noon to 5 pm. During the month of September the Gas marina will be open only on Saturdays from noon to 4 pm weather permitting. The Marina will close for the…

Park and Garden Rental Office

September 1, 2017

Starting Tuesday, September 5th, the rental of golf carts, kayaks, paddle boards, and rowboats will be taken care of in the Park and Garden Store.  Since we are not open with regular hours please call and leave a voicemail and we return your call and set up the rental times needed.  Call 616-896-9888 or 269-213-8067…

End of Season Boat Removal

September 1, 2017

It is time to schedule the date to get the boat out of the Lake.   Please call the Park and Garden to schedule a time.  We need at lease 48 hours in advance to be sure we can accommodate your request.  The Park and Garden closes on September 29th so we must get you…

Softeners for 2018

September 1, 2017

Again this year we are offering a $20 discount for those members that sign up for a Water Softener for the next season.  Contracts were sent by email to all members who currently have a water softeners.  Please stop by the store to sign a contract, or email a copy to The contract is…

Maynard Water Softeners Return

September 1, 2017

It is that time of the summer season when the Softeners you have been using for the 2017 season need to be returned to the Park and Garden.  If you install the softener yourself the Softener needs to be returned by October 15th at the latest.  We would like to know the date you are…

Sit On Kayaks Added

July 14, 2017

The rental fleet of watercraft is made up of 8 Adult Paddle Boards, 4 Youth Paddle Boards, 4 Youth Sit On Kayaks, 4 Sit In Adult Kayaks, 4 Sit On Adult Kayaks, 1 Double Adult Kayak and 2 Rowboats. They can be rented through the Park and Garden Rental Office (616-896-9888), on line, and at…

New Double Passenger Kayak Now Available

July 14, 2017

We now have 1 Double Kayak available for rent at the Gas Marina and Boat Rental Beach.   The Kayak can be rented on Wednesday and Friday from 5 to 8 pm at the Marina and Noon to 5 pm on Saturday and Sundays.  All other times you would need to make a reservation through…

Bike Rental

June 5, 2017

Due to problems with the financial portion of the Bicycle Rental App we are now taking reservations and rentals through the Park and Garden Rental Office. Bikes can be rented for the following times: Rent for 1 hour from 9 am to 4 pm every day.  $4.00 per hour Rent for a 3 hour period…

Quarterly Electric & Tax
January 1, 2018

Annual Renewal Deadline
March 15, 2017

Mayfest Flea Market
May 5, 2018

4th of July Fireworks
June 30, 2018