Activities and Attractions
AKA: I'm here, now what?
A much younger us, feeding a bear cub at:
A once in a lifetime experience about an hour and half away. Makes a nice day trip for the family into the UP
Morel Mushrooms: April/May
Found along creek shores and lower areas in back property
Learn More here:
Enjoy fishing in the back yard (Lake Huron), the creek running through the property, or local lakes and ponds.
Spring Steelhead observed in lake and river mouth Early and Middle of May. They can be found feeding on the smaller fish washing out of the river mouth.
30 seconds away!
About 30 minutes down the road is the Indian River and pontoon rentals.
Spend a day on the water in Indian River and connecting lakes.
If you are interested in star gazing... Spend an evening at the
Headlands - International Dark Sky Park
A beautiful area with no light pollution
Lectures held during summer as well
The view from the cottage is almost as good though, you don't know dark till you see it in Northern Michigan!
Ocqueoc Falls is the largest waterfall in Michigan's Lower Peninsula and the only universally-accessible waterfall in the United States. Ocquoec provides approximately six miles of hiking, biking and cross-country skiing opportunities with three marked loops.
For the adults there are 2 casinos just up the road about 25 minutes in Mackinaw and over the bridge in St. Ignace