1 / 219

GROOTs OFF GRID

97%
·
· Baroda, Berrien, Michigan
40 acres hosted by Peter G.
6 RV/tent sites
Avatar
Off-leash friendly
Pets can be off-leash at this Hipcamp.
Family-friendly
Recent Hipcampers say this Hipcamp is great for families and kids.
Peter is a Star Host
Star Hosts are highly rated, responsive, and committed to providing incredible experiences.
GROOTs OFF GRID lets you have freedom to do as you wish have fun doing just that! – Unlike the State Parks many surrounding campsites. You can have privacy, you are not stacked next to your neighbors! You have your space! This Offers the responsible camper here to keep your fire burning and maned all evening long if you chose. Play your music! Drink quality Michigan craft booze and beer out of glass bottles! Laugh out loud at night after 8 pm without bothering anyone! Smoke Quality Michigan Cannabis! Come and go as you please, Park your cars by your campsite! Enjoy your pets! Just do all of these wonderful things responsibly! So Groot won’t kick you OFF the GRID! GROOTs OFF GRID, you will find a wonderful private nature experience. With areas and private nooks that created many unique coves. Creating their own presence of solitude and privacy each of the individual campsite areas unique amongst themselves! This is a slice of wonderment that you can take in your memories and enjoy in all the off seasons the fun you had here! Come back and try a different spot next year! GROOTs OFF GRID has got the A1 Prime location! With all our local activities at the right season. 10 mins from: BEACH- WINERIES- CRAFT BREWERIES. FINE FOOD, LOCAL MARKETS, ANTIQUE SHOPS, ART STUDIOS and GALLERIES. THE WARREN DUNES, & WARREN WOODS NATURE TRAILS. PLENTY OF WOODS, CANOE / KYAK, BIKE, HIKE, FISHING and CANNABIS SHOPS. GREAT STAR LIGHT NIGHTS, AND ALL NIGHT CASINOS ALL NEAR BY! The Wine hay wagon tour bus stops for pick up @ the entrance each Saturday @ request! GROOTs OFF GRID Featured Amenities for its campers! A new rented PORTA JOHN with A WEEKLY CLEANING SERVICE! WELL WATER ON TAP! BRAND NEW! CLEAN PICNIC TABLES @ each site! LARGE CAMP FIRE RINGS @ each site! FIREWOOD TO PURCHASE for your convenience. OR you are welcome to PICK UP FREE FALLEN DEAD STICKS IN THE WOODS! & then of course… best part of all…TO STAY AT A TRULY UNIQUE AREA, EQUIVOCAL TO ALL OTHERS! @ GROOTs OFF GRID you will be staying at an active nursery in the off season that specializes in over 300 different antique fruit trees and Wholesale large ornamental trees and shrubs that envelops the entire 40 acre property! We started planting Windbreaks, then a huge array of Nursery Stock since 1956! GROOTs OFF GRID is an oasis of cooling shade and green abundant tree and plant life! That is totally surrounded by nothing but a long creek, wine grapes, beans and corn the average rotating crops that hold the oppressive heat of the days sun. However! The moment that your crew pulls onto the GRID property you will experience a 20 degree drop in temperature! With the overhead lush green canopy of established trees and the stress of your journey getting here will drop 45 more degrees! GROOTs OFF GRID is surrounded by an open plane farming land, of wine grapes and rotating corn and bean crops all around the property. Which in turn caused the attention and inhabitation of all the surrounding indigenous wonderful species of animals and birds, like Turkeys, hawks, owls, sparrows, storks, blue heron, geese and ducks. Beavers, woodchucks and lots of aquatic life! Too many to list! GROOTs OFF GRID sports a diversity of plants that has always been of interest to our customers. However as time moves forward the landscape gradually has changed. When an old world Dutch Nurseryman, plants a living block of wonderful arborvitae, junipers or honey suckles and everything in between, we sell what we can and leave the rest of the plants to get larger and more valuable in time. Which in turn creates a beautiful arboretum with a countless collection of varieties of mature plant life never to be recreated in on one property in a life time! GROOTs OFF GRID is a bird watchers delight! No end here of Hawks, Vultures & other birds of prey and flocks of sparrows, Blue Jays, finches, Oreos, more than can be mentioned! & home to Great horned Owls, Hooting in the evenings. Wake up to the soothing coo of the mourning doves that all the creatures enjoy this oasis of shade and natural cover and protection to thrive & make their nests and raise offspring. GROOTs OFF GRID sports the Natural Organic progression of trees and shrub growth that has created a cornucopia of attraction of life to a vast array of wild life that outdoes any nature center you may have attended before, because of GROOTs OFF GRID location and long periods of isolation due to a seasonal business and a lot of land. GROOTs OFF GRID Organic nursery has 3 ponds and natural flowing water ways that were laid out and dug by a Dutchman who understood that rain water will flow downhill to end up into The Fowler Creek at the back of the property were you can see large Salmon, Carps, Turtles, Blue Gills Bull Frogs & much more aquatic life! GROOTs OFF GRID Activities available here on the property! 3 Hiking & Biking paths A. B. and C. Trails. All grass mowed and all trails marked with directional signs leading to different directions on the property. BIKE PATHS leading to safe back roads leading to breweries and wineries, local lakes and parks. & Lake Michigan Wine Trail. Large trees to climb! Bird watching, Turtle racing, reptiles and interesting Butterflies and insects! There is lots of open space to play corn hole, badminton, frisbee. Toss the football around or play a baseball game! Better yet, you can set yourself up in the sun and get a great tan! Or slip into a nice slow swinging hammock with a good book under a cool shade tree and make that your plan! Either way its Ok if you like your stay, book another day! GROOTs OFF GRID is a new Campground. That is slowly growing larger. Operations were put in place in 1998 to start to make this large area to become available and open for the public to come and enjoy. Only on a limited level of occupation at each season is allowed here, to insure the animal presence is not overly disturbed. By too many visitors at a time. This is to preserve a true experience for the campers to understand actual living in the wild of Michigan’s original forests with its natural animal inhabitants! A unique experience many kids in time, will never see again. WHAT ENTERTAINMENT IS AVAILABLE AROUND GROOTS OF GRID? ·      LAKE MICHIGAN! Swim & Sun! Several beaches with local access! ·      Weko Beach about 8 miles away Bridgeman Mi. ·      Warren Dunes state Bridgeman Mi. ·      Cherry Beach Harbert Mi. ·      Lakeside Beach. Lakeside Mi. ·      Union Pier Beach Union Pier Mi. ·      New Buffalo Beach. New Buffalo Mi. ·      Or Silver Beach In St. Joseph Mi. ·      Lions Beach St. Joseph Mi. ·        ·      HIKEING AND BIKEING!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! ·      Lake Michigan Wine Trail ·      WARREN WOODS 3 OAKS MI. ·      WARRN DUNES STATE PARK. ·      New Buffalo Board Walk ·      St. Joseph Lake Blvd. Beach Run. ·      Three Oaks (Home of Prancer) Apple cider century Bike ride. ·        ·      FISHING! & EXPLOREING!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! ·      3 PONDS ON THE PROPERTY WITH NATIVE FISH & Aquatic life! ·      LOCAL FISHING & BOATING & SWIMMING LAKES!!!!!!!!!!!! ·      SINGER LAKE 5MIN. HESS LAKE 10MIN. BOYLE LAKE 15MIN. DAYTON LAKE. 20 MIN - ST. JOE RIVER 20 MIN. TO LAKE GALIEN RIVER. 20 MIN. TO LAKE. ·      BEAR CAVE HIKE FISH & HARIOT TUBMAN UNDER GROUND RAILROAD SAFE HIDEING PLACE. CAVE TOUR! BUCHAN, MI. ·      HOUSE OF DAVID. ·      BIT OF SWISS – DECADENT PASTRIES!
Activities
Biking
Boating
Fishing
Hiking
Natural features
Beach
Cave
Forest
Lake
Select a site
Filter by
Loading sites...
97%
95 ratings · 73 reviews
Avatar
Maia B.recommends
June 2, 2024
Groots Off Grid Overlook Hotel
Awesome land and Peter was very patient as I tried to figure out how to get to the right camping spot. I went camping during the rain and it was still super enjoyable. I would definitely go back and recommend to anyone!
Avatar
Kaitlin W.recommends
May 29, 2024
Groots OG - Honeysuckle Grove
Third trip to Groots and we absolutely love it there. It's secluded, it's wild and relaxing.
Avatar
Scott W.recommends
May 28, 2024
Groots Off Grid - The Alamo
Wooded, shady and quiet
The GOG is a nice place to stay for a weekend. We arrived in the afternoon and Peter came over to the site that we set up on to chat and let us know the ground rules. Very friendly and gave us some good pointers on where to go. We have kids and came with two families so we ended up going to Lake Michigan (10 mins away) and spent a couple days swimming. The site itself is nice and secluded enough to have a pretty quiet night despite being surrounded by other farms or homes and is only a couple miles off hwy 94 but there is very little noise. The campsites could be a little more specifically detailed or laid out as to where to go at arrival but Peter is very laid back about it and we ended up in a nice spot for 8 people and a dog- and this was a very dog friendly location with lots of owners with dogs. There were several other campers there at the same time, but they were friendly and not loud at all. The trees and brush was thick enough to drown out noise from other campers. There was one shared portajohn but was clean before we got there. Bring mosquito spray bc you will need it. like any wooded campsite. We did have to haul in some water for cooking and cleaning maybe bc the tap wasn't up and running yet but that wasn't too hard. Campsites are a few feet away from parking. Overall space is wide open and you can kick/throw the ball while the parents cook. It rained on us for 2 evenings and the site got soggy but the location, the space and things to do was just fine.
Avatar
Roberto J.recommends
May 27, 2024
Groots Off Grid - Sunset Sight
Beautiful property secluded and off grid big sky was a cool site with the views of the stars favorite thing about it was the Bigfoot signs groot that man is a believer 😅🤘🏾
Avatar
Casey M.recommends
May 27, 2024
Groots Off Grid - Cabin Woods
Had a great stay at Groot's at the cabin In the woods. Host was welcoming, firewood was reasonable, we'd stay again if in the area. Pretty secluded site, especially if you tent camp by the firepit. Closest neighbors are ~20 foot through the woods. Low branches make it challenging for a trailer but doable if you're good.
Avatar
Tessa B.recommends
May 23, 2024
Groots OG - Honeysuckle Grove
Sasquatch sighting
Two bands stopped here on their tour to do a tent sleep over. The drive into the property was so cool with old dilapidated campers, barns and Sasquatch. Our camp ground had a nice fire pit and a structure made of fire wood. The spots for the tents were very large with beautiful trees over hanging creating a little oasis. The host was cool and kind and made us feel welcomed. Wish we could have stayed longer to explore all the acres.
Location
Baroda, Berrien, Michigan, United StatesTraditional, ancestral territory of Peoria, Bodwéwadmi (Potawatomi), and Kaskaskia First Nations according to To respect the Host's privacy, the precise address of this land will be provided after booking
Avatar
Hosted by Peter G.Joined in May 2022
Things to do nearby
More camping spots nearby
Campers also viewed...

Safety at Hipcamp

Inclusion Policy
Inclusion Policy
Inclusion Policy
Hipcamp Hand

Safety partners

Recreate Responsibly

About us

Hipcamp is the most comprehensive resource for beautiful private campsites.

Discover and reserve tent camping, RV parks, cabins, treehouses, and glamping.

Download the Hipcamp App

Hipcamp is created with ❤️ and hope for our future.