Private Luxurious Log Home on Pere Marquette River

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Last updated: 09/21/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Pere Marquette-Big South Branch! Great log home nestled on 80 acres, approx. 1800 ft river frontage. Privacy at it's finest. Fieldstone fireplace & cathedral ceiling in living room, pine flooring & solid tongue & groove knotty pine walls & ceilings. Master Suite on 2nd floor with king sized bed and jet tub & 5 different shower head options. Walk out finished basement w/full bath (2 shower heads), open bedroom with queen sized bed, entertaining & dining area & laundry room. Main floor has bedroom with 2 queen sized beds, bathroom with shower tub, full kitchen with all the luxuries of home, bar area that seats 4, living room area. Walk out on the covered porch and watch the river flow by. When you see a rising trout or salmon simply take your fly rod and walk down and try your luck. If you feel like a day at one of the finest sugar sand beaches in the Midwest you're approximately only 20 minutes away, or rent a charter boat and spend the day on Lake Michigan. All furnishing new in 2010.

Keywords: Log Home

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Property Type

  • Cabin

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Main person renting must be over 21 unless prior approved in writing....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    Master Bedroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 queen

    Main Level Bedroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    Walk out Lower Level Bedroom...moreless

  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (3)

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • 80 private wooded acres with approx. 1800 ft of Big South Branch of Pere Marquette river frontage on both sides, adjacent to 160 acres federal land...moreless


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Photography
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rafting
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Jetted Tub


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My Standard Rate
3 night min stay

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  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Taxes Not included


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Last updated: 09/21/2016
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: My wife and I both grew up in Michigan and for the last 32 years we have lived in Traverse City. We have 3 sons and daughter in laws. All of our family have been very active in sports and outdoor activities. While growing up my fondest memories were at my grandfather's cabin, and fly fishing with him and my father and brothers. Since fly fishing has been a passion of my wife and I, we decided to purchase our beautiful log home on one of the finest trout, steelhead and salmon rivers in the Midwest. With steelhead fishing open year round on our stretch on the river we didn't need to be strapped by the regular trout season requirements. We also love the comforts of luxurious living so we have equipped our cabin with nothing but the finest furnishing with a flare towards northern rustic decore. This is truly a one of a kind vacation get away that I hope you will enjoy as much as we do.

Why the Owner Chose Branch, MI, USA:
Wanting that 'up north' feeling of privacy but yet be close enough to drive easily within a couple of hours of numerous larger cities we decided to look at fabulous fly fishing areas in mid Michigan. We found the perfect spot. With river frontage owned on both sides of the river, 1800 ft. of private frontage and 80 acres to hike, explore or watch the numerous types of wildlife on the property it is truly what we were looking for. Kayaking, canoeing, swimming and river floating are just a few of the many activities that abound. Don't have kayaks? No problem we have some that can be arranged to be used all week at our cabin.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
Want a day trip? Just 20 minutes away is one of the most spectacular free city beaches in the Midwest. Ludington city beach has free parking right at the beach and you can walk the pier and view the lighthouse museum. Watch the boats come in and out of the Pere Marquette harbor, or charter one for yourself. Visit the numerous quaint shops in downtown or eat at one of the great restaurants. Head south about 20 more minutes and visit the dunes at Silver Lake. Rent a dune buggy or try it on your own. These dunes on Lake Michigan and Silver Lake are truly worth the drive.

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  • Kitchen and bar

    Kitchen and bar

  • Covered deck overlooking Pere Marquette River

    Covered deck overlooking Pere Marquette River

VRBO #332126

This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Thursday, October 20, 2016

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Private Luxurious Log Home on Pere Marquette River

Branch, MI, USA #332126

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