Camp Thornapple Creek

We are located between Nashville and Hastings, Michigan on beautiful Thornapple Lake.

We are 32 wooded acres with 136 full hookup sites (electric, water and sewer), 4 water and electric sites, and 3 primitive sites on High Bank Creek that runs through the park.

  COVID-19 Update! 

It is this departments clarification that campgrounds are now allowed to re-open fully under E.O. No. 2020-110. Section 7 of this order states that outdoor parks and recreational facilities may be open, provided that they make any reasonable modifications necessary to enable employees and patrons not part of the same household to maintain six feet of distance from one another, and provided that areas in which social distancing cannot be maintained be closed, subject to guidance issued by the Department of Health and Human Services.
June 2, 2020



Camp Thornapple offers full hookup sites, electric and water sites, and primitive sites.  Our full hookup sites have cement patios and all our sites have picnic tables and fire rings.  We have a full facility bath house with hot showers for you to use.  And of course, we have our own private swimming area.

Thornapple Lake is a 409 acre lake that supports leisure boating, water skiing, tubing and fishing.  Camp Thornapple, Inc. has assigned dock, shoreline and pontoon spaces upon availability at a small cost and for weekend campers available dock spots – check with office.  There is also a private boat launch for our guests. 

Thornapple Lake is well known for its Muskie and also has Walleye, Pike, Bass, and Pan-fish.  There is also a private fish house with water and electric to clean your catch.


  • Swimming
  • Boating
  • Tubing
  • Fishing
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Horse Shoes
  • Shuffleboard
  • Full Basketball Court
  • Half Basketball Court
  • Ship Play Yard
  • Bingo
  • Pot Lucks
  • Annual Kids Fishing Tournaments
  • Annual 4th of July Festivities with DJ and Fireworks
  • Annual Haunted Halloween Weekend
  • Holiday Weekend Pancakes Breakfasts
  • Clubhouse for Rent
  • Fish House with Water and Electric
  • Limited WiFi Access