This newly updated/renovated spacious vacation home is located directly on Otsego Lake with two kayaks and Paddle Boat and dock for you to use while you stay.
There is pontoon rental on Otsego Lake and can supply phone number to you for pricing. Home has dock
Natural Wood Burning Stove. (Bring Wood) Central heating also & Central Air Conditioning!!!!
Fire Pit lakeside. Bring wood
Propane grill on deck w/two tanks plus charcoal grill w/charcoal included.
Stove, Refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, washer, dryer, dishwasher all
linens, towels, utensils, propane grill. This home is completely furnished; a home away from home!
DVD Player in living room area (bring movies)
2 Kayaks and Paddle Boat for your use located on your Sandy beach (Boats not available Nov/Dec/Jan/Feb/Mar)
Bring your wave runners, boats, etc.
Over 25 golf courses all 5 min-30 min from cottage, very conveniently located to all major courses. We are known as Golf Mecca!
Snowmobile DNR trails accessable from home and you can ride your sled from home to trail and be on the trail in 5 minutes. Plenty of trailer parking at home.
Also Ski Hills nearby, both TreeTops and Boyne Mountain within 25 minutes from cottage..
Cable TV with Wi-Fi throughout home and property.
With a unique location on the 45 parallel, the Alpine Village of Gaylord is truly Northern Michigan's heart. Whether planning to travel to Gaylord for the first visit or your 31st, we know that you will be back again and again. Gaylord is unique in its centrality - only minutes from everything you could hope for in the north and things you might not expect either, like top-notch shopping, galleries, arts, music festivals & wireless internet access you can use while relaxing on one of the park benches downtown or at Serenity.
With 21 golf courses which include world-class resorts and championship golf designed by some of America's top golf course designers, the Gaylord area is your dream golf destination.
Experience all that is Northern Michigan along one of the many trails in Otsego County used for hiking, biking, x-country skiing and snowshoeing. The area abounds with pathways for outdoor enthusiasts of every skill and age level, and all are free to use with no trail passes required.
Ski & Snowshoe
In Gaylord you'll find the gently sloping terrain, heavily wooded forests and deep annual snowfall ideal for Nordic skiing. It is also not uncommon to see plentiful wildlife out on the trail.
Located in the center of Northern Lower Michigan's Snow Belt, the Gaylord area averages over 180 inches of the white stuff annually. Surrounded by rolling hills, thousand of acres of unspoiled forests and numerous winter activities, Gaylord is quickly emerging as a preferred winter destination.
The Pigeon River State Forest’s expansive 105,000 acres with the Midwest’s only free ranging elk herd offers a unique wilderness experience that is just a short drive from downtown Gaylord. The Department of Natural Resources maintains this excellent elk habitat through careful forest and wildlife management or you can go to Aspen park in Gaylord for Elk Viewing
Rain day? Keep the kids happy,
Visit the 24-lane Gaylord Bowling Center
•Otsego County Sportsplex , where kids and grownups can swim in an Olympic-size pool or rent a pair of skates an take to the ice for 'wintertime' fun, even as the sidewalks are sizzling outside.
•Energy Outlet, a quaint park filled with slides, swings and climbing equipment. Throughout the park are structures embedded with information and etchings of the dinosaur age, and surrounding all the fun stuff is a paved walking track.
•Call Of The Wild , where lifelike replicas of Michigan's wildlife will greet you at every turn of the tunnel. At Call of the Wild, fun and learning go hand in hand, and it's almost a sure thing that kids will want to go back again and again.
•Bird Watcher's Paradise! See the Bald Eagles which live on the
lake. Also Pileated woodpeckers,
loons, ducks, hummingbirds plentiful.
Come in May for Morel Mushroom Hunting-Just walk in the woods nearby! State land directly across road for all you hunters!
Traverse City 45 minutes away
Petoskey 35 minutes
Mackinaw City within 1 hour
Boyne Mountain (25 minutes) with huge indoor waterpark, ziplining, golf
•Less than 15 min south west of Gaylord to Lowes, Home Depot, Walmart, Meijers, and restaurants, six-screen movie theater, Otsego County Sportsplex.
My place is close to restaurants and dining, family-friendly activities, art and culture, great views, and a beach. You’ll love my place because of the views, the location, the people, and the ambiance. My place is good for couples, solo adventurers, business travelers, families (with kids), and furry friends (pets) only minutes from everything you could hope for in the north such as skiiing, golfing, hiking, snowmobiling,fishing, boating,tubing all at your door step!