2016 Activities
Ponderosa Pines Family Campground
Fishing off of Ponderosa Dam
fish caught in our fishing pond
Horseshoe tournament
Fireworks
Large generous sites
A friendly game of basketball
Kids fishing off Ponderosa Dam
Semi-wooded seasonal site
Seasonal camping site
camping sites in our H section
Relax in our saltwater swimming pool from Memorial Day to Labor Day
Tent site on our hill
Seasonal Site
Semi-wooded seasonal site
AJ Hessling's first fish caught at
Ponderosa Pines Family
Campground
A friendly game of basketball
Campground kids fishing off of dam
Large generous sites
Horseshoe tournament
Relax in our saltwater swimming
pool open from Memorial Day to
Labor Day
July 4th fireworks courtesy of
Dyberry Fireworks
Fishing off Ponderosa Dam
April 15th -17th                CUSTOMER APPRECIATION WEEKEND+
Welcome Back! Come take advantage of the first camping weekend of the season!! Stay 2 nights and
receive a free night of camping anytime from September 6th through October 15th, 2016. (+2 night
minimum)
April 22nd -24th        EARTH DAY WEEKEND+
Come take advantage of the second camping weekend of the year!! Stay 2 nights and receive a free
night of camping anytime from September 6th through October 15th, 2016. We will collect items and
make a nature crafts($), selfie scavenger hunt, wagon ride and 1st bingo($) of the season. (+2 night
minimum)
April 29th -May 1st        GET ACQUAINTED WEEKEND
Let's finish out the month by getting to know our fellow campers.  Join us for crafts, wagon ride and we
will have a site hop followed by a covered dish.  A meeting for our seasonal campers will be held
directly after covered dish.(A REPRESENTATIVE FROM EACH SEASONAL SITE MUST BE PRESENT AT
THE MEETING)
MAY 6th – May 8th         MOTHERS DAY WEEKEND+
Come and celebrate Mom this weekend.  Saturday will be filled with mom and child activities starting
with craft($) time and while mom relaxes with her complimentary Mimosa, she'll be receiving a
manicure from her child.  We will be playing games to see how well you know your mom.  Prizes will be
awarded.  We will also have a glow wagon ride and bingo(+2 night minimum)
May 13th -15th                FRIDAY THE 13TH WEEKEND+
Come camping with us this weekend and received a 13% discount off your stay.(+2 night minimum).
Will will be making Lucky Charm Bars and lucky horseshoes during crafts($), an afternoon movie
(Goonies), wagon ride, bingo and an evening showing of FRIDAY THE 13TH.
MAY 20th -22nd        HEROES WEEKEND+
All police, military, firemen and any emergency responder receive a 15% CAMPING DISCOUNT (ID
REQUIRED) when booking 2 nights(no other discount applies).  Flag raising, craft, wagon ride, bingo
and flashlight lollipop hunt! (+2 night minimum)
May 27th - 30th                MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND*
Family fun all weekend! Our saltwater pool opens(weather permitting), tye-dye($)(bring a white article to
be dyed or buy a t-shirt at our store for a small fee), BINGO, horseshoe tournament, wagon ride, fishing
tournament, bicycle walk/dice game, evening dance with DJ Nicky Nick, lantern liftoff(All proceeds
benefit the ALS Association) and much more.(*3 night minimum at holiday rate).
June 3rd -5th                        RACE WEEKEND
We'll be televising the race on the big screen, craft, golf cart and bicycle obstacle course(prizes
awarded), wagon ride and bingo.  
June 10th -12th                        RELAX WEEKEND
We'll be having a nice relaxing weekend.  We will offer ceramics($), wagon ride, bonfire with mountain
pie contest and candy bar bingo followed by adult bingo.
June 17th -19th                FATHERS DAY WEEKEND+
We will celebrate your Dad this weekend by making a special gift for him, spend time with your dad
during our fishing tournament and a wagon ride.  Come join us for our 1st Fathers Day Beef and Beer
(Root Beer) with DJ Nicky Nick.  Come join us for roast beef sandwiches, snacks and root beer.
June 24th -26th                BARBIE AND KEN WEEKEND
Join us for some friendly male vs female competitions. Mini-golf and kayaking to name a few.  Crafts,
wagon ride and bingo.
July 1st -5th                JULY 4TH WEEKEND*
Crafts, ice cream social($), slip and slide(weather permitting), bingo,wagon rides, bike parade,
horseshoe tournament, evening dance with DJ Nicky Nick, fireworks, lantern liftoff(All proceeds benefit
the ALS Association) and MUCH MUCH MORE!!!! (*3 night minimum at holiday rate) BOOK FOUR
NIGHTS AND GET YOUR 5TH NIGHT FREE
July 8th -10th                LAZY MANS WEEKEND
Crafts, wagon ride, bingo and an evening pool party with live music featuring Compass.
July 15th -17th                MAGIC WEEKEND+
Crafts, slip and slide(weather permitting), wagon ride, bingo and the world renowned DAMIAN THE
MAGICIAN!!! (+2 night minimum)
July 22nd -24th                CHRISTMAS IN JULY+
Craft, caroling wagon ride, bingo, come see Santa at the Christmas party (you provide the cookies and
we'll supply the punch)where prizes will be awarded for the site decorating and ugliest sweater
contests.  End the night with a flashlight lollipop hunt.(+2 night minimum)
July 29th -31st                POOL PARTY WEEKEND
Enjoy an afternoon pool party.  We will have all kinds of pool games and Rob the Juggler will be here to
entertain you.  We will also have crafts, wagon ride and bingo.
August 5th -7th                EASTER IN AUGUST WEEKEND+
Kids crafts, flashlight easter egg hunt, ice cream social($), candy bar bingo and wagon ride. (+2 night
minimum)
August 12th -14th        FAIR WEEKEND+
Come a join us for crafts before you spend the day at the Wayne County Fair and end the night at
Ponderosa Pines with a dance featuring DJ Nicky Nick.  While you are away from the campground, we
will have a slip and slide(weather permitting) and a wagon ride. (+2 night minimum)
August 19th -21st        WINE WEEKEND+
Tye-Dye($)(bring a white article to be dyed or buy a t-shirt at our store for a small fee), slip and slide
(weather permitting) and a wagon ride.  We will have a wine tasting followed by a close up magic show
featuring Damian the Magician.  Bring your favorite wine to share with others and we'll provide the
snacks. (+2 night minimum)
August 26th -28th        BACK TO SCHOOL/END OF SUMMER WEEKEND
Come and enjoy camping before the kids go back to school.  We will have crafts, an afternoon picnic($)
where we supply the hot dogs and corn and you bring a side dish or dessert to share and end the
evening with live music featuring Compass.
September 2nd -5th        LABOR DAY WEEKEND*
Ice cream social($), wagon rides, horseshoe tournament, fishing tournament, eating contests, evening
dance with DJ Nicky Nick, bingo, lantern liftoff(all proceeds benefit the ALS Association) and MUCH
MUCH MORE(*3 night minimum at holiday rate)
September 9th - 11th        GRANDPARENTS WEEKEND+
Bring your grandchildren and receive 10% off your stay.  Enjoy participating in crafts, an afternoon activity
(TBA), wagon ride and bingo.(+2 night minimum)
September 16th -18th        CHILI COOKOFF
Come and enjoy our beautiful fall foliage.  Put a pot of of your favorite chili on the stove and join us to
make a fall themed craft, wagon ride and bingo.  We will have our chili cookoff/game night get together
in the evening.  Bring your favorite board game and chili.  We provide the snacks and punch.  Prizes will
be awarded for the best chili recipe.
September 23rd -25th        LAZY MANS WEEKEND
Crafts, wagon ride and bingo.  Additional activities TBA.
September 30th -
October 2nd                NO ACTIVITIES

October 7th - 10th        COLUMBUS DAY WEEKEND
Crafts, pumpkin picking, pumpkin decorating contest, trick or treating, costume party with DJ Nicky Nick
AND MUCH MUCH MORE(*3 night minimum at holiday rate)
October 14th - 16th        CLOSING WEEKEND