Park & Garden Store & Rentals


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.

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

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.

Store Hours

Closed for the season, answering voicemail and emails

Opening May 19

Telephone: 616-896-9334

Rental Office Hours

Closed for the season, answering voicemail and emails

Opening May 19

Telephone: 616-896-9888

Contact Information

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


Services Provided

Park & Garden News

May 2018 Park and Garden News

May 4, 2018

What a way to begin the first week of the season! We had snow, freezing rain, ice coating the trees and below normal temperatures. Thank you to our water softener customers for understanding the delay in installing your softeners. Freezing of the tanks would be very expensive. The park is coming alive again, and in…

April Park & Garden Update

April 6, 2018

Welcome back for the 2018 Camping Season at Sandy Pines. The Park & Garden store does not open for retail business during the first month. We open full time the last two weekends in May. Our hours this year are Monday–Saturday 9 am to 4 pm and Sunday hours, which begin in June, will be…

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…

Water Turned On
April 16, 2018

MayFest Flea Market
May 5, 2018

Pancake Breakfast
May 26, 2018

4th of July Fireworks
June 30, 2018