Campground Rules

We have established the following rules so that everyone can enjoy their stay at our campground.
Please respect your fellow campers, and these rules, so we can all enjoy our time here at Countryside Campground.
When in doubt, follow the “Golden Rule” and treat your fellow campers as you would like to be treated.

  • CHECK IN TIME IS: 2:00pm
  • CHECK OUT TIME IS: 12:00pm. If no one is checking into your site and you would like to stay after 12:00pm, please notify the office. Late check-out fees apply. Anyone staying past 5:00pm will be charged for an additional night stay.
  • Rates for campsites are based on 2 adults and 4 children. An additional fee per night, per person applies for more than 2 adults and/or more than 4 children. Maximum of 8 people per site per Michigan State Law.
  • Maximum occupancy for cabins & rental RV is 6 people.
  • Children may not be left unattended in the campground without adult supervision. Children must be on their site by dark unless accompanied by an adult. Parents are ultimately responsible for their children’s behavior.
  • •Quiet Hours are in effect from 10:00pm until 7:00am daily. Any unreasonably loud noise is prohibited at any time, including TV’s, Radios and Generators.
  • Only one RV per site. (Exception: a small tent may also be on the site).
  • Only one vehicle per site. Others must park in visitor parking area near office.
  • Do not leave food outside at night, it might attract unwanted visitors.
  • No bike riding after dark.
  • Sinks in restrooms are not to be used for washing pets or dishes.
  • Sewer hoses must be in good condition with proper elbows.
  • Mats are NOT permitted.
  • All garbage must be placed in the dumpster located by the office. Do not deposit garbage in firepits. Campsite must be kept clean during occupancy and cleaned upon departure. DO NOT leave garbage on the site.
  • NO CLOTHES LINES. Please do not hang clothes from trees or bushes. They make cool towel racks that mount on campers.
  • Washing of RV’s, cars or other vehicles is NOT PERMITTED.
  • All day visitors must register at the office. A visitor fee applies to children 5 years and older. Visitor Fee will be refunded for visitors staying less than 2 hours. All visitors must exit the campground by 10:00pm. Campers assume full responsibility for any visitor to their site.
  • Vehicles must be street legal and operated by a licensed driver on established roadways. No golf carts / motorized scooters / mini-bikes, etc. No parking on neighboring sites. ATV’s may only be ridden into and out of the park, not to be used for transportation within the park.
  • Please abide by the posted speed limit signs to keep our campers safe.
  • Please do not cut through other people’s campsites.
  • PLEASE DO NOT FLUSH baby wipes or any other sanitary wipes into our septic system. Even if they say they are flushable, they still cause trouble to our septic system.
  • NO SMOKING in any buildings on site, including restrooms. Also, please be sure to PICK UP YOUR CIGARETTE / CIGAR BUTTS. SMOKING MARIJUANA IS STRICTLY PROHIBITED AT COUNTRYSIDE CAMPGROUND. Non-compliance will result in forfeiture of your campsite. No refund will be provided.
  • Cutting, trimming, or damaging standing trees, plants or other living vegetation is prohibited.
  • The use of FIREWORKS, FIREARMS, EXPLOSIVES and PROJECTILE-FIRING DEVICES is prohibited.
  • Dry, affordable firewood is available for purchase and can be delivered to your site upon request. Firewood is NOT permitted to be brought into the campground! Please be responsible and use the fire rings provided, keep your fire a reasonable size and be sure that it is completely out before you leave the site or go to bed for the evening.
  • ALCOHOL is permitted. However, excessive use or use of any illegal drugs will not be tolerated and will be reported to local authorities. As solely determined by management, drunkenness, any disorderly conduct, illegal drug use, obscene language, any disrespectful/rowdy behavior by you, your guests, pets, children or anyone in your campsite will subject you and your group to permanent loss of your camping privileges and immediate ejection without a refund.
  • Flying drones is not allowed!
  • All reservations require payment in full at the time of reserving. Holiday and Special Event Weekends require a 3-Day stay.
    Refunds are subject to the following conditions:

    • For Holiday Weekends or Special Events, NO REFUNDS will be issued
    • Cancellation fourteen (14) or more days prior to the beginning of your stay, a $15.00 cancellation fee will be charged.
    • Cancellation less than fourteen (14) days prior to beginning of your stay, a one night’s fee applies.
    • There will be no refunds of unused days or for the discomforts of Mother Nature.

SWIMMING POOL GUIDELINES

  • NO LIFEGUARD ON DUTY
  • Children under 14 must always have a supervising adult over 18 years old.
  • No animals or glass containers in pool area.
  • No alcohol in the pool area.
  • Please observe all posted pool rules.

PET GUIDELINES

  • QUIET AND WELL-MANNERED PETS are allowed and welcomed at the campground. No more than two (2) pets per site.
  • Pets must always be on a hand-held leash and kept under control. Unattended, aggressive or loud animals will be considered a violation of these rules.
  • EXCESSIVE BARKING will not be tolerated.
  • Pets are not permitted in any building, swimming area or playground area.
  • A dog park is provided in the back of the campground for your convenience.
  • You must clean up after your pet.