Events at Cran-Hill Ranch

Cran-Hill Ranch puts on a variety of special events throughout the year. During these events you get a taste of all that Cran-Hill Ranch has to offer.

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Daddy / Daughter Roundup 2013    May 18, 2013

This is a Boots & Blue Jeans event.
The Roundup starts at 1pm and concludes with a "gourmet" chuck wagon dinner.
Make this a special day for Dads and their Daughters to enjoy time together in Gods creation while having fun with a wide range of Ranch activities.

Activities include:
• Trail Ride (10 years and older)
• Arena Ride (Under 10) • Wagon Ride
• Photo Opportunity
• Nature Trails
• Climbing Tower
• Canoeing/Boating
• Archery/Riflery
• Dinner with games

May 18th, 2013

Cost: $50 per couple / $20 for each additional daughter

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Christian Adventures RACE / July 20

The race begins and ends at Cran-Hill Ranch.  The first leg is mountain biking on a variety of terrain, including single-track, gravel road, and paved road.  The second leg is canoeing on an inland lake.  Canoes and equipment are provided.  The final leg is running/walking trails and roads.  The route will be mostly marked.  Along the route, there will be a variety of additional challenges for your team to complete before moving on!

Teams of TWO racers will complete the entire race together. 
Teams may enter one of three race categories: Men, Women, Co-Ed

Schedule of Events
7:30 AM – 8:30 AM            Race Check-In (all categories)
8:45 AM                               Pre-Race Info Meeting
9:00 AM                               Race Start
12:00 PM                            Family Cookout
12:30 PM                            Awards Ceremony

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Triathlon / August 3

Race Categories
Adult (Men; Women): Individuals ages 18 and older
Youth (Boys; Girls): Individuals ages 13 – 17
Team (Men; Women; Co-ed): Teams of 2 or 3 individuals ages 13 and up
Kid’s Fun Race (Boys or Girls): Individuals ages 12 and under

Race Descriptions
Adult / Youth / Team: Race starts on Hillview Lake with a 0.5K swim out and back around marked buoys.  Then racers transition to bicycles for a 12K loop on paved roads.  Any type of bike is acceptable, but helmets are required.  Racers finish with a 4K trail run along our nature trail.

Kid’s Fun Race: This fun race is for kids ages 12 and under.  It begins with a short 50m swim out and around a buoy.  Then they will ride their bikes approximately 2K through several of the campground loops.  They will finish with a 1K run to the finish line!  This is not a team race – each racer will complete all three stages.

Schedule of Events
7:30 AM – 8:30 AM            Race Check-In (all categories)
8:45 AM                               Pre-Race Info Meeting
9:00 AM                               Adult / Youth / Team Race Start
10:30 AM                             Awards Ceremony
11:00 AM                             Kid’s Fun Race Start
12:00 PM                            Family Cookout

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Senior Fall Dinners

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Man Camp 2013    June 28-30, 2013

This is a great camp for both the big and "little" men of the family to come to camp together. This special weekend of camp gives fathers and sons, uncles and nephews, grandpas and grandsons (8 and up) a new opportunity to grow closer together and with God in our adventure camp setting. The will enjoy a wide range of outdoor activities, campfires and boding that will leave lasting memories for years to come.

Activities include:
• Trail Ride (10 years and older)
• Arena Ride (Under 10)
• Wagon Ride
• Nature Trails
• Climbing Tower
• Canoeing/Boating
• Archery/Riflery

June 28-30, 2013

Cost: $89 per person

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Find your way to Cran-Hill Ranch

Your perfect family destination is just 1hour north of Grand Rapids. Located on 300 acres of pure beauty.

"Our time spent here exceeded our expectations. ¡Muchimas gracias!"

—Andres & Deb Fierro

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