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Glen Lake is the fifth most beautiful lake in the world according to National Geographic and this cottage is on that sandy shore. We are in the Sleeping Bear National Lakeshore that was voted the most beautiful Park in the U.S. The Sleeping Bear Sand Dunes are across the road with a half mile trail leading to the dune climb area. Enjoy the wildflowers and the freshness of spring in May/June, sun and sand in July and August, usually warm and wonderful September and the outrageous color of October. Located among private lakeshore homes and cottages with woods on one side for privacy.
This cozy 50's cottage is pine-paneled with a fireplace, attractive furniture and new beds, updated kitchen and bathroom, row boat, lawn chairs. Glen Arbor has a large artist community with unique shops selling local artisans work. The Glen Arbor Annual Art Fair is the third Wednesday of July (7/15/15) with 96 artists participating, the National Cherry Festival in Traverse City 1st week in July . Many vineyards, wine tasting, championship golf courses, tennis courts, horseback riding stables, marinas, kayaking, tubing, bird watching, bike and walking trails nearby and throughout the Leelanau peninsula.
complete kitchen, attractive livingroom furniture, new queen & double bed springs and mattresses, new spring mattress for Hideabed blankets, fire pit, picnic table, TV/DVD/VCR Linens and towels not provided, No pets, No tents/campers, Maximum 6 people...moreless
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Across the lake to Glen Lake bridge and Alligator Mountain...moreless
On shore of sandy bottom crystal clear Glen Lake...moreless
High Season Jul 11 - Aug 14, 2015 7 night min stay
Late Summer Aug 15 - Aug 28, 2015 7 night min stay
Fall Aug 29 - Oct 16, 2015 2 night min stay
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17 golf courses nearby, tennis courts, swim in Glen Lake and Lake Michigan, bike or walk wooded trails, visit the local artisan shops, Charter Fishing, Wildlife watching, Sightseeing in National Lakeshore, Coast Guard Museum, Empire Museum, drive the Stocking Scenic Drive to the top of the sand dunes, tour the beautiful Leelanau Peninsula and enjoy a wine tasting tour, climb Alligator Hill to view both Glen Lake & Lake Michigan, climb the Empire Bluff above Lake Michigan, birdwatch, hunt Petoskey stones on Lake Michigan, relax in the sun on the lakeshore
Year Purchased: 1995
About: I am a year around resident and love every minute here. My grandparents bought the property in the 1920's. My cousins and their families (about 30) vacation on Glen Lake every year for a week long family reunion.
Why Glen Lake: I bought the cottage so that each of my children could have a home here when they retire.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage: Wonderful community of friends with many opportunities to give back. Active churches. Community activities. Always beautiful and engaging. Cottage has been a year round home.
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