Everett A. Cummings Center

Everett A Cummings Center

Everett A Cummings Center

 

6130 E. Mt. Morris Road
Mt. Morris, MI 48458
Click here for driving directions

Genesee County Parks is home to two of the finest equestrian facilities in Southeast Michigan, Everett A. Cummings Event Center and Elba Equestrian Complex. Both facilities regularly host local and statewide equestrian events, so advance reservations are necessary. To reserve your Elba campsite, or to host an event at either Elba or the Cummings Event Center, please contact the Parks reservation office at: 1-800-648-7275 ext. 6, Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm. Special events require the completion of the Genesee County Parks Special Events form 60 days in advance of the event.

Waterfowl hunting is permitted in the area of the Flint River behind the E.A. Cummings Event Center, east of Mott Lake, between the north/south boundary line across the water West of Belsay Rd. and to Vassar Rd. Hunting will be permitted on water surfaces only.  Click here for waterfowl hunting information.

Available for rental (see rates below). Open as scheduled for special events.

Open 8:00 am – sunset.

Snowmobile area is open 24 hours a day. Facilities open when the terrain is frozen, and when there is a 3-inch accumulation of snow. Please remember that snow accumulation on the ground is not an indicator of frozen terrain. For dates and times facilities will be open for these activities, please call 810.736.7100.  (Main gate open for season.)

Click here to download Genesee County Parks Special Events Application Instructions.
Click here to download our Elba/Cummings Special Events Application.

Dog Training Activities
Activity: Sled dog (MUSH) training.
Designated area: Trails.
Policy: ATVs permitted in conjunction with sled dog teams. Call for information.
Permit: Required.
Cost: $15.00.
Dates: Year round.

Alcohol Policy for All Parks
No alcohol or illegal substances are allowed. Park rangers will issue tickets with fines of up to $100 for all violations.

Everett A. Cummings Center Rental Fees

Trail riding is free at both equestrian locations.

Sawtooth Building (not available for rental)

Individual Stalls
$20 (includes $5.00 stall cleaning fee)

Control/Concession Building (price per day, includes use of sound system))
Size: 100’ x 300’
Seating capacity: 3,000 in bleachers
Non-profit, youth-serving: $85
Non-profit: $135
Non-profit, non-resident: $170
Profit-oriented: $330

Sound System
Rental of the Control Building is required for the use of the sound system.

Main Grandstand Arena (price per day)

Non-profit, youth-serving: $110
Non-profit: $135
Non-profit, non-resident: $170
Profit-oriented: $330

Lighting for Main Grandstand Arena (price per night)
$60 per night for all classifications, in addition to daily rental fee.

Area 5A—Arena (not available for rental)

Open Pole Barn
Rental of entire barn includes use of the stalls and cleaning fee.
Forty-two (42) box stalls.
Non-profit, youth-serving: $150
Non-profit: $190
Non-profit, non-resident: $200
Profit-oriented: $290
Rental fee for individual box stalls: $20 (includes $5 stall cleaning fee)

4-H Livestock Building (price per day)
130’ x 144’
Rental of entire barn includes use of the stalls, the arena, and cleaning fee.
Sixty-four (64) box stalls.
Non-profit, youth-serving: $350
Non-profit: $425
Non-profit, non-resident: $550
Profit-oriented: $600

Indoor Arena (price per day)
Non-profit, youth-serving: $85
Non-profit: $135
Non-profit, non-resident: $170
Profit-oriented: $330

Dairy Barn (price per day)
60’ x 125’

There are no box stalls in this building.
Non-profit, youth-serving: $100
Non-profit: $130
Non-profit, non-resident: $150
Profit-oriented: $300

Posse Building (price per day)
120’ x 35’
Rental of entire barn includes use of the stalls and cleaning fee.
Twenty-six (26) box stalls.
Non-profit, youth-serving: $125
Non-profit: $135
Non-profit, non-resident: $160
Profit-oriented: $395
Rental fee for individual box stall: $20 (includes $5 stall cleaning fee)

Grounds Area (price per day)
Non-profit, youth-serving: $100
Non-profit: $135
Non-profit, non-resident: $170
Profit-oriented: $330

Arena Maintenance (price per day)
Float or water show ring: $30.00 per occurence after initial setup.

Camping


Camping Fees

Genesee County Residents:  $21 per night.
Non-Residents:  $23 per night.

Camping Policy

  • Individual camping with horses is permitted form May 20 to September 8, 2015.
  • Camping is only allowed from September 8, 2015 through May 20, 2016 if it is part of a special event and the group has completed the special event application process.
  • Individual campers must have a printed reciept to display on the elecrical pole they are plugged into during the duration of their camping stay.
  • Individual camping with horses is not permitted any time that the E.A. Cummings Center is rented through the special event proccess.  Please call ahead to check availability.
  • Campground is licensed for group camping  only.
  • Maximum occupancy is limited to the equivemlent of 100 sites.
  • Event related camping fees will be determined by the humber of sleeping units, i.e. tents, trailers, fifth wheels, etc. in the facility at 8 pm each night.  Camping fees will be billed to the group as part of the special events process and are sue upon receipt of the invoice.
  • ATVs are not allowed.
  • Bicycles are not allowed on trails.

Ammenities

  • Electricity.
  • Porta-johns.
  • Some picnic tables.
  • Flush restrooms.
  • Showers.
  • 50 amp and 30 amp electrical.
  • Water is shut off between October 1 and May 1 annually (weather permitting).

Camping Refunds
Cancellations must be made at least 24 hours in advance of the check-in time for a refund.

Refunds will be processed as follows: Cancellations of any kind—including shortening your stay—must be made at least 24 hours in advance of the 3:00 pm check-in time. All cancellations will result in a $10 cancellation fee. Absolutely no refunds without a 24-hour advance notice.

Definitions
Non-profit, youth-serving organization: The major thrust of the organization’s overall efforts and resources are used to serve youth. Organization is registered as a 501(c) with the IRS.

Non-profit, non-resident organization: A majority of the active membership is composed of non-Genesee County residents. Organization is registered as a 501(c) with the IRS.