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Host Your Special Event at Camp Tall Turf
in Walkerville, Michigan

Camp Tall Turf is a 246-acre site located on the shore of Campbell Lake in Oceana County, approximately
70 miles NW of Grand Rapids, 20 miles NW of Fremont
& close to the town of Hesperia.

Travel Times

Grand Rapids:  90 Minutes
Traverse City: 120 Minutes
Lansing:  135 Minutes
Detroit: 210 Minutes

Rent Camp for Recreation, Education & More
Available mid-August through the end of May


Details, descriptions & pictures PDF Download


Outdoor activity areas include a volleyball court, basketball court, large activity field, swamp walks and extensive hiking and skiing trails.  We also have a disc golf course on site as well as a groomed 5K trail. 
Our wooden outdoor climbing and game structures provide hours of family fun.


When fishing, anglers can expect to catch a variety of fish
including Bluegill, Largemouth Bass, and Northern Pike.


While groups must ensure adequate adult leadership and supervision for all activities,
high adventure activities require specialized skills or knowledge to do an activity safely. 

Swimming and use of kayaks, and canoes are high adventure activities that can take place on Campbell Lake with proper supervision as outlined your rental agreement with Camp Tall Turf. 

 Camp Tall Turf has facilities for team building challenges and archery that may be rented.
Request rules, regulations, and supervision requirements if your group is
interested in using any of these high adventure areas.




Our outdoor classroom and firepit are a highlight for many groups! 
This is the perfect place to hold an outdoor lesson for an organization. 
The outdoor classroom and firepit are close to main camp and lakeside.
Roasting s'mores and singing campfire songs are favorite past times here!


Originally the dining hall at Camp Tall Turf, this historic building provides lake views. 
During the summer months, this building is used for staff and storage/distribution
of materials for camp activities. 
The library features a picturesque stone fireplace.


Camp Tall Turf additional buildings and facilities available for rent if your group needs
additional space.  Please inquire with our administration team if you would like to know more about our seasonal residential duplex or health center duplex and sleeping quarters.


Aside from our Family Camps and Youth Camps, we may be able to offer additional programming to meet your needs.  Please call our office to discuss how we can best help you!

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