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COVID 19 Initiatives

Michigan Governor Whitmer has announced a reopening plan for Michigan in wake of the Coronavirus Pandemic. There have been several executive orders since then that apply to many different aspects of daily life. Due to these restrictions, we are limiting the amount of people on site at our outdoor sports complex. We are excited about our 2021 season and look forward to having many visitors.  While at Lake Arvesta Farms, please be mindful of the amount of separation between you and the other patrons.  Social distancing guidelines, as determined by regional and local COVID-19 health directives, need to be followed.  Even with social distancing, we know that Lake Arvesta Farms is still a water sports park that can be enjoyed by everyone!

In order to help protect visitors and staff at Lake Arvesta, we ask that if you have had exposure to someone with known or suspected COVID-19 that you reschedule your trip for at least two weeks after the initial exposure occurred. Also, if you have a fever please refrain from coming to Lake Arvesta Farms until you have been fever free for at least three days without the aid of medication.

Remember that no amount of caution can completely prevent the transmission of the COVID-19 virus, but the staff at Lake Arvesta Farms is committed to following the COVID-19 rules and recommendations of regional and local health directives as carefully as possible.  This means that changes to attractions and normal operations may be made.  Efforts to limit the number of patrons in particular areas of the park may be made, and sanitation efforts will be increased among many other possible changes.  These changes will be made to help protect all of our patrons and staff.  Safety is our primary concern.  Even though the management and staff at Lake Arvesta Farms are committed to doing everything we can to stop the transmission of the coronavirus, ultimately patrons are responsible for their own health.  Any patrons who choose not to follow our health and safety guidelines, will be asked to leave the park without refund. Please see the below changes and response for COVID19 Policies at Lake Arvesta Farms.


  • We ask that all guests respect a proper physical distance staying 6-feet from anyone not in your group

  • Sanitizer stations are located throughout the park

  • Signage will be hung, reinforcing proper hygiene

  • Cash-free methods of payment available and encouraged

  • We currently use Hospital-grade disinfectant park-wide when sanitizing

  • We have implemented a Wellness Concierge. This person will communicate safety initiatives and monitor our new health standards

  • Masks or Shields are mandatory for all associates within buildings. Protective screens are in place in those areas where it is necessary.

  • Guests can wear masks if they should choose, however, the CDC has advised masks should not be worn in water because they can be difficult to breathe through. As a result, masks are prohibited when you are in the water.

  • Temperature checks will be made upon park entry, anyone with 100.4 degrees or higher will not be admitted, neither will their guests within the group.


  • All touch point areas, including credit card machines and kiosks, will be sanitized after each transaction

  • All Waterpark wristbands will be sanitized

  • Desk Agents will be staggered providing physical distance between each guest

  • Remote check in stations will be utilized to provide additional space when needed

  • We ask that only one family member checks in at the front desk


  • Physical distancing initiatives will be implemented for safe queuing for ride and attractions 

  • The CDC states, there is no evidence that COVID-19 can be spread to humans through the use of water related activities.

  • Chairs and loungers will be sanitized frequently 

  • Some of the chairs and loungers will be removed to aid in physical distancing


  • Bar occupancy will be dictated by local governance 

  • Pen and check presenters will be sanitized after each use 

  • Single use condiments will be utilized whenever possible

  • All mobile food vendors will be required to conform to our COVID19 response requirements.


  • Physical distancing initiatives will be implemented for safe queuing for ride and attractions 

  • Sanitation wipes will be readily available

  • Rides and attractions will be sanitized after each use


  • Temperature checks will be required for any associate coming on property. Any associate with a temperature higher than 100.4 will not be permitted on property

  • Associates will be required to complete wellness and safety training prior to returning to work. Training will include OSHA and CDC requirements

  • All shared equipment, including radios, phones, computers, payment terminals, kitchen equipment and time clocks, will be sanitized after every use

As more information becomes available, we will continue to make adjustments to support the safety and well-being of guests and associates.

We have taken enhanced health and safety measures—for you, our other guests, and associates. You must follow all posted instructions while visiting Lake Arvesta Farms.

An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, or CDC, senior citizens and guests with underlying medical conditions are especially vulnerable.

By visiting Lake Arvesta Farms, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19.

Let’s keep each other healthy and safe.

From our family ownership to all of our team members, we take pride in the role we are playing to aid the wellness of those we serve. We are looking forward to serving you and your family soon.

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