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Cabin on Private Acreage Outdoorsman Paradise

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Secluded cabin on private property next to 800,000 acres of National forest!


Last updated: 10/05/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Manistique cabin description

Surround yourself with trees, fresh air, water and wildlife for a quick weekend getaway or an extended vacation.

Year-round fun for sportsmen and families alike.

Keywords: Cedar log cabin bordering 800,000 acres of Hiawatha Nat'l Forest for hunting, snowmobiling, ATVs and hiking. Private access to Thunder Lake for fishing (summer & winter), canoeing and water sports. Close to these attractions: Kitchi ti Kipi, Pictured Rocks, Tahquamenon & Horseshoe Falls, Fayette Historical State Park & Ghost Town, Seney Wildlife Refuge, Seul Choix Pointe (haunted) Lighthouse, Soo Locks & Canadian border, Historic Mackinac Island and Bridge, Whitefish Point Museum and Lighthouse (home to the Edmund Fitzgerald bell), Lake Superior Shipwreck Tours, Kewadin Casino (Christmas & Manistique) centrally located between Lake Superior & Lake Michigan 'in da heart of da UP, eh?' Beautiful fall colors. Numerous restaurant choices. Parking available for RVs, campers, all sport trailers. Party/bait & tackle shop located nearby.

Property Type

      • Cabin

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental


              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


              • Events Allowed
              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Children Welcome
              • Pets Considered:

                We are dog owners, so pets are welcome. We do charge a one time $25 fee. We only ask that pets not be allowed on furniture....moreless

              • Smoking Allowed:

                We ask that smoking please be done on the porch or any where outside of the cabin....moreless

              Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 14, Beds for 14

              • Bedroom 1


              • Loft


              • 2 Double beds in the bedroom that can sleep 4, 4 Double Beds in the loft that can sleep 8,and a Sleeper Sofa that folds out to a full size bed that can sleep 2....moreless

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1


              • Linens available for your use.

              Other Amenities

                  • There are ceiling and oscillatting fans for summer use.


                  • Books:

                    Take one, Leave one Library...moreless

                  • DVD Player
                  • Games:

                    Checkers, Bingo, Backgamon, and cards for any kind of game from Old Maid to Poker. Dining room table converts into a poker table. Poker chips are available for your use as well....moreless

                  • Television:

                    Flat screen ...moreless


                  • Adventure
                  • Away From It All
                  • Budget
                  • Family
                  • Historic
                  • Romantic
                  • Sports & Activities
                  • Tourist Attractions


                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Library
                  • Marina
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Restaurants
                  • Winery Tours
                  • Zoo

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Babysitter
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Laundromat
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Boating
                  • Eco Tourism
                  • Gambling Casinos
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Horseshoes
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Photography
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Sledding
                  • Walking
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                  • Lakefront:

                    Private access and dock for fishing and boating on Thunder Lake is just 600 feet from the cabin....moreless

                  • Rural:

                    Private tranquil property surrounded by the Hiawatha National Forest with access to numerous trails for hiking, 4wheeling, cross country skiing, and snowmobiling....moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Basketball Court
                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Hunting
                  • Hunting Big Game
                  • Hunting Small Game
                  • Ice Skating
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Sailing
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Skiing
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Snowmobiling
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Water Tubing
                  • Wind-Surfing


                  • Dining
                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 6 people


                  • Living Room
                  • Parking
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
                  • Towels Provided


                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Kitchen:

                    Full kitchen with standard appliances, cook wear, utensils, dishes, and linens....moreless

                  • Microwave
                  • Oven:

                    Electric oven. There is also a pizza oven and croc pot for your use....moreless


                  • Kayak / Canoe
                  • Lawn / Garden:

                    Fire pit for cook outs or bonfires. Wood is not provided, but scewers(for hot dogs or marshmellows) and pudge pie makers are!...moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill


                  Write a review 4.9
                  from 16 traveler reviews
                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Oct 1 - Apr 30, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  My Standard Rate
                  3 night min stay

                  Additional information about rental rates


                  • Pet Fee $25
                  • Taxes Included


                  25% of the rental cost is due at least 1 month in advance as a security deposit. This deposit can be in the form of check or money order. Once the deposit has been received a confirmation letter will be e-mailed. The remainder of the rental fee is due at time of check out. Payment information and instructions will be listed in the confirmation letter.

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                  Last updated: 10/05/2014
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                  22 Today
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                  • Indian Lake Country Club

                  • Kitch-iti-kipi

                  • Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore

                    "Come see the Beautiful Pictured Rocks National Park that was featured in the Kid Rock video ..."

                  • Seul Choix Pointe Lighthouse

                    "Make a trip to this historic (haunted) lighthouse and museum"

                  • Shipwreck Tours

                    "Take this tour of some of the oldest shipwrecks on Lake Superior with a clear view on a glas..."

                  • Tahquamenon Falls

                    "See this beautiful waterfall up close... and to enhance the experience, take the Tahquamenon..."

                  • Fayette State Park

                    "Historic 19th century ghost town and museum. Annual "Heritage Day" every August is a must see!"

                  • Sault Ste. Marie Canal National Historic Site

                  • Mackinac Island

                    "A positively must see if you are near the bridge, and if you are not then you need to make t..."

                  • Whitefish Point, Michigan, USA

                    "The Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum is a must see.... The bell salvaged from the tragic shipwre..."

                  • Kewadin Casino

                    "For some gambling fun or a good meal."

                  65 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Delta County Airport
                  11 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Big Springs Inn
                  17 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Indian Lake Golf Course
                  100 Metres
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Michigan County Road 437
                  11 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Big Springs Inn

                  Enjoy a scenic boardwalk along Lake Michigan, tour the UP to see several historic lighthouses, or enjoy seasonal morel mushroom picking. Annual events: UP State Fair (August), Snowmobile Relic Ride and Snowmobile Poker Run (February), Farmers Market and ATV Poker Runs (summer months), Manistique Fourth of July Parade and Celebration, Art Show, and Folk Fest (July) Inwood Township Fire Department Corn Roast (August). Just 45 minutes away from the famed Pictured Rocks and Glass bottom shipwreck tours in Munising. 60 minutes away from Fayette historical village and State Park.


                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2004

                  About the owner: Owned and operated by local family that has lived in Manistique for three generations.

                  Why the Owner Chose Manistique:
                  We fell in love with this beautiful cabin the minute we saw it. It is our own secluded paradise.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
                  A serene oasis away from the hustle and bustle of big city life.

                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english



                  • Secluded cabin on private property next to 800,000 acres of National forest!

                    Secluded cabin on private property next to 800,000 acres of National forest!

                  • It's ready for you...Everything you would need for a short or extended stay!

                    It's ready for you...Everything you would need for a short or extended stay!

                  • Comfortable Space.

                    Comfortable Space.

                  • With dock access to Thunder Lake

                    With dock access to Thunder Lake

                  • Great for families or outdoorsmen!

                    Great for families or outdoorsmen!

                  VRBO #355170

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                  This listing was first published here in 2011.

                  Date last modified - Monday, October 13, 2014

                  $99 - $125 per night (USD)

                  1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 14

                  View calendar: Updated 10/05/14
                  Minimum stay: 3 nights
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                  Member since: 2011
                  Speaks: english
                  • Calendar last updated 10/05/2014
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