Township of Excellence
Spring Lake Township
Where Nature Smiles for Seven Miles
Sailing on Spring Lake, Michigan
ca. 1930–1945
Hunting Season Closures

Hunting Season Closures

With the start of deer firearm season on November 15, remember:

The Township disc golf area is closed until the end of firearm season, November 30.

North Ottawa Dunes park will be closed
Friday to Monday
November 19 to November 22
The park will reopen on Tuesday, November 23 at 7am.

Burn Day

Burn Day

Date: Saturday, November 20, 2021

Only brush may be burned. No burning within 1400 feet of Ferrysburg or the Village of Spring Lake.

A permit is required. Permits are valid for a calendar year.

Burn Days in 2022 are March 19, May 14, July 16, September 17 and November 19.

Burn Permit Application
Leaf Drop Off

Leaf Drop Off

The Spring Lake Department of Public Works has set up a bagged leaf collection site. Please place your bagged leaves in the designated area behind the facility, on the far south side. The area is designated by signs and fencing. DPW staff will place the bags in the dumpster as needed.

October 27 to December 1
Wednesdays, 2pm-5pm
Saturdays 10am-4pm

DPW Building, 16747 150th Ave (off M-104 across from Lakeside Auto)

Leaves only, bagged in biodegradable paper bags

Spring Lake Township/Village residents only

Rycenga Park Reservations

Rycenga Park is located at 16401 Hemlock Road. For park shelter reservations, use the online reservation form. Reservations open 1 year ahead of the date. Reservations are available from May 15 to September 30. Reservations are not taken for dates outside these dates.

Reservation fees are based on 1/2 day blocks – 9am-2:30pm or 3:30pm-9pm
Township residents: $45/block or $90 for the full day
Township non-residents: $65/block or $130 for the full day

Electricity is provided in the shelters. If the outlets are overloaded, the GFI circuit may trip. Please try using the reset button on the outlet before calling for help.

Dogs must be leashed. No dogs are allowed on the playground or the athletic fields.

Online  Shelter Reservations

Meetings & Events

December 1, 2021
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Leaf Drop Off Site Open
DPW Building, 16747 150th Avenue
Spring Lake, MI
December 2, 2021
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Zoning Board of Appeals
Barber School, 102 West Exchange Street
Spring Lake, MI
December 9, 2021
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Recreation Committee
Barber School, 102 West Exchange Street
Spring Lake, MI
December 13, 2021
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Board of Trustees
Barber School, 102 West Exchange Street
Spring Lake, MI
December 14, 2021
9:00am - 10:00am
Board of Review
Township Hall, 101 S Buchanan
Spring Lake, MI
December 15, 2021
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Planning Commission
Barber School, 102 West Exchange Street
Spring Lake, MI
December 23, 2021
All Day
Township Hall Closed
December 24, 2021
All Day
Township Hall Closed

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