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

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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

Proctor Youth and Family Center (YFC) 
Available mid-August through the end of May

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The spacious all-purpose room welcomes guests and gives visitors direct access to restrooms, accommodations, recreation and fully equipped kitchen area.  There are plenty of windows and sky lights for natural lighting and lake views. The roaring fireplace is the perfect centerpiece for your event! There is plenty of space for your event in the multi-purpose room.  The wooden furniture in the YFC is handmade!  The room can be customized to meet your needs with folding tables and stackable chairs.

Your guests may gather outdoors under the spacious awnings
or on our rustic picnic tables overlooking the lake. 


The room is equipped with an AV and Bluetooth sound system,
as well as an electric keyboard that may be used to provide music for your event. 



Restrooms are available in the building near the main room.  The women’s room includes four stalls, while the men’s room has two stall and two urinals.  Soap and paper products are included in your rental.

Recreation equipment such as pool tables and foosball are optional during your rental.

The rental of Camp does not include the price of meal preparation and cleanup. Your group is responsible for providing its own food, beverages, and cleaning supplies (dish soap, paper towels,
cleanser, etc.) unless prior arrangements are made with Camp Tall Turf.
The kitchen has plenty of countertop space for food preparation
and an island in the middle of the kitchen that is great for food service.

Renters can use all of the kitchen equipment in the YFC, including our two ovens,
refrigeration, microwave, pantry and small appliances such as crockpots.
Two dishwashers and a double sink are available for use in the kitchen. 
Use of our reusable/washable utensils and place settings are encouraged to reduce waste.

More cooking space may be available in our dining hall.


The YFC has sleeping quarters for up to 30 people. 
Rooms have various capacity depending on the number of bunk beds in each room. 
One of the bedroom suites is barrier-free and wheelchair accessible. 

There are separate shower facilities available for male and female
visitors—3 in each bathroom. Coin-operated laundry is available, too.

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