The group campground is located in the northeast corner of the park. Featuring a covered picnic, pit toilet, gravel parking area, fire pit, and wide open field, this site is perfect for large gatherings and overnight camping for scout and other youth groups. There is a pump for potable water available from April through October.

Renters for the group campground must pick up keys for the gate and toilet during business hours before their rental, and return them to the visitor center at the end of their rental. Lessees must provide their own toiletries and firewood. No cutting of firewood on the property.

Renters are not permitted to use the fire pit in the maple grove.

Capacity: Large outdoor field can accommodate upwards of 100 people depending on event. Parking area holds ~25 cars.

Rate: $15 per hour; Scout groups $40 for 24 hour period

For questions, to book a rental, or to discuss areas of the property best-suited to different purposes, please contact us directly at 517-483-4224 or email us at

Rental Policies

All renters must sign a rental agreement.

50% of the total rental fee is due at the time of registration, with the remaining balance due 2 weeks prior to the date of the rental.

At the time of booking, renters must provide credit card information or $100 check to be held on file as a security deposit in case of damages to the facility.

Renters shall have access to the space 30 minutes prior to the start time of their rental for set-up, and 30 minutes following their rental for clean-up.

Any decorations must be removed by the renter.

For a copy of the rental agreement click here: Fenner Nature Center Rental Agreement