Park Alerts & Cancellations

Lighting Strike

Bookmark this page for all future Sandy Pines park alerts which will include emergency, severe weather, utility outages, event cancellations, and important member notifications. In case of an emergency always call 911 first then call the Sandy Pines Public Safety Office for additional assistance. For non-emergency park updates contact Member Service and for event cancellations and updates contact the Recreation Department.

Public Safety Office

Call 911 for emergencies
Telephone: (616) 896-9006
Fax: (616) 896-7286

Member Service

For all other inquiries
Telephone: (616) 896-8315

Recreation Department

For cancelled Recreation Events
Telephone: (616) 896-8318 

Contacts & Resources

Alerts & Cancellations

Garage Sales & Drive-In Movie

July 8, 2020

Reminder that Garage Sales Phases 3, 5 & 6 are Sat. July 11. Drive-In Movie is at dusk at the chapel. More details at

Sandy Pines Ropes Course

Ropes Course Closure

July 5, 2020

The Ropes Course is closed due to extreme heat on Sunday, July 5. We apologize for any inconvenience. For the safety of patrons and staff, The Ropes Course is not able to operate when heat indexes near 90 degrees or higher. With the recent high temps and heat indexes, please plan for very limited availability…

Guest Passes

July 3, 2020

Sandy Pines Public Safety thanks all our members for continuing to use the pre-printed self-print guest pass. It is speeding up the park entry for members’ guest. Reminder for passes printed at the Public Safety Office, members’ guest must have mask on when interacting with Public Safety Officers to receive guest pass. No mask; no entry. Thank…

Member Service Alert

June 29, 2020

Effective immediately, SP Member Service office will be closed and available by appointment only. Thank you.

Online Store Open Through 7/12

June 28, 2020

The Sandy Pines Online Merchandise & Logo Wear Store is open now through Sunday, July 12th at midnight. Orders will be ready for pickup at The Park and Garden Store on Thursday, July 30th. You will receive an email when the order is ready for pick up. The July Store will feature limited edition Christmas…

Sandy Pines Ropes Course

Ropes Course Reopening

June 24, 2020

The Sandy Pine Ropes Course will reopen on Thursday, June 25 from 6:30 – 8:30 pm. The course has been closed this season due to COVID-19. Height requirement, dry clothing and closed toe shoes required. Please note all hours are weather permitting as the course cannot operate safely in extreme heat or wet conditions. Hours…

Texting on a blanket

SMS Text Opt In

June 22, 2020

Sandy Pines has a new SMS text opt-in for Members, Associate Members, Guests, and Campers who would like park news, event updates, weather alerts, cancellations, and closures. To Opt-In:       Text “SANDYPINES” to 67283 To Opt-Out:    Text “STOP” to 67283 You can opt-in or out at any time. Text & data rates will…

Garage Sales (Ph 3,5 & 6)
July 11, 2020

Drive In Movie
July 11, 2020

Blood Drive
July 18, 2020

Christmas In August
August 7-9, 2020