CranHill Ranch Family Campground



Year-round, CranHill provides a unique Christian camp and retreat experience filled with adventure, excitement, and fun. We offer four main focuses to our ministry: youth camps, family camps, group retreats, and adventure experiences, with each one focusing on building relationships, strengthening families, and Transforming Lives Into the Image of Christ. Camp is a life-changing experience that you cannot find anywhere else. The camp combines a unique atmosphere away from “normal” life and gives kids from all over the opportunity to build lifelong friendships, independence and experience God and His creation in a fresh way every single day. It truly is something that cannot be replicated anywhere else. The pairing of exciting activities, games, relationships, and Biblical truth is the formula that makes camp a truly life-changing experience.



Available RV sites at CranHill Ranch Family Campground


14444 17 Mile Road

Rodney, Michigan 49342

Things to know

Check-in: 4:00 PM

Check-out: 2:00 PM


While each park attempts to accommodate your exact spot request, the on-site manager has the ultimate decision for spot placement. RESERVATION CHANGES & EARLY DEPARTURES - WEEK-LONG RESERVATIONS - Week-Long discount (ONE FREE NIGHT) is intended to bless one specific household. Therefore, week-long reservations are not transferable to other parties, nor may they be split between two parties. - Week-Long Reservations may be moved from one week to a different week within the same calendar year, without penalty. - A reduction or “partial cancellation” of a full-week reservation will be considered a FULL CANCELLATION, with the cancellation policy applied. - PARTIAL WEEK RESERVATIONS - Reservations may be moved from one date to a different date within the same calendar year, keeping the same number of days booked, without penalty. - Any reduction of dates or early departure will be considered a cancellation of those nights, with the cancellation policy applied. - GUEST RATES - Per Michigan State Law, no more than 8 individuals are permitted on a campsite. - DAY GUESTS & VISITORS - All Day Guests and Visitors must check-in upon arrival at the Office or Barn Store, and will be charged a Day Use Fee of $2.00/person or $8.00/vehicle.​ GENERAL INFORMATION - GUEST IDENTIFICATION - To ensure the safety of our youth campers, family campers, and retreat groups, all guests and visitors will receive an identification wristband upon arrival. Wristbands are REQUIRED to be worn by all campsite occupants for the entire length of your stay. Thank you for helping us keep our campers safe! - CHECK-IN - After 4:00 PM. Please check in at the office upon arrival. After 5 pm on Friday, check in at the Barn Store. -CHECK-OUT - 2:00 PM. Departures after 2:00 PM will be charged an extra day. -QUIET HOURS - 11:00 PM - 7:00 AM - CAMPSITE AMENITIES - Every campsite includes a 30amp Electric Service, Water hook-up, Picnic Table, and Firepit. - INTERNET - Wireless internet is available throughout various areas of the campground. - FIREWOOD - Firewood is available for $5.00 per bundle at the Wood Shed, located on the north side of the beach bathhouse. Wagons are provided for hauling wood - please return them immediately for other guests. Due to the spread of disease and insects, please do not bring your wood—purchase it here! All proceeds support the ministry of CranHill! - LAUNDRY - Coin-operated washers and dryers are located at the south end of the Barn Store. A change machine is also available. Detergent is available at the Barn Store. - TRASH & RECYCLING - Dumpsters are available near the campgrounds and Barn Store for you to dispose of your garbage. Do NOT dump trash in Rest Rooms. Dumpsters are scheduled to be emptied on Thursday mornings. Cran-Hill encourages recycling. There are bottle/can recycle bins located inside the Barn Store. Please help keep our grounds as clean as possible! - LAWN MOWING - Maintenance crews plan to mow grass in the campgrounds on Wednesday afternoons, weather permitting. Thank you for your patience as we care for our property! - AIR COMPRESSOR - An air compressor is located at the Wood Shed for your convenience to fill up vehicle tires, bicycle tires, balls, etc. - MAIL - Outgoing mail may be deposited at the Office. Mail is picked up daily (except Sundays). - BOAT & TRAILER PARKING - Boat trailers may be parked in the RV/Boat Storage area east of Bayview Pavilion. Please do not park on grass areas, unoccupied lots, or in front of Bayview Pavilion, as this is often used for groups. - PAVILIONS - There are several pavilions available for use. Choose from Ridgeview Pavilion or Bayview Pavilion, or for those staying at the Retreat Center campground, a small pavilion is available. Reservations can be made at the Office. There is no cost to reserve a pavilion for groups camping with us. - EMERGENCY - Call ‘911’ if immediate medical or fire assistance is needed. For all other emergencies, contact the Campground Host or call the office at (231) 796-7669. - AED - In case of emergency, an AED (Automatic External Defibrillator) is located in the Laundry Room at the Barn Store. - MEDICAL CARE - The closest hospital is Mecosta County Medical Center, 605 Oak Street, Big Rapids, (231) 796-8691. Maps are available at the Office and Barn Store. - SEVERE WEATHER - In case of severe weather, a siren will be sounded from the Office. The lower level of the Barn Store (Game Room) will be available for shelter.

Cancellation Policy

Spot2Nite booking fees are non-refundable. CANCELLATION POLICY - 4 OR MORE NIGHTS - Cancellations made prior to May 1 of reservation year - 50% of deposit refunded to you. - If 100% payment is not received by May 1 of the reservation year - The entire deposit will be forfeited, the reservation will be canceled, and the campsite will be re-opened for other reservations. - Cancellations made May 1 or after of reservation year - 50% of total fees refunded to you. - Cancellations made less than 48 hours prior to reservation - 0% of total fees refunded to you. - 3 OR FEWER NIGHTS - Cancellations made 14 days or more prior to reservation - 75% refunded to you - Cancellations made less than 14 days prior to reservation - 50% refunded to you - Cancellations made less than 48 hours prior to reservation - 0% refunded to you

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