Racks & Flies Ranch: Getaway Remote Ranch Near Traverse City!

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Last updated: 05/31/2016

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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Our two beautiful lodges are located on 500 remote acres, yours for exploration and outdoor recreational activities. (ATVs are not allowed on the property).

Each lodge is completely furnished and perfectly equipped for an 'up north' getaway!

Our property is close to beautiful Traverse City and heaps of entertainment, but also far enough away from the city to enjoy the remote wilderness.

Be sure to look at all of the pictures; this rental is gorgeous, inside and out!

PLEASE NOTE: Weekly rent is per cabin. Internet and cable TV are NOT available at these locations at this time.

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Property Type

  • Lodge
  • 4000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


  • Children Welcome:

    Well behaved children 12 and older are welcome. Note we do not have internet or TV....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television:

    Available to hook up entertainment equipment (brought by renter)...moreless


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Marina
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • 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
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Resort:

    This luxurious lodge is centered on 500 acres of secluded, explorable, privately owned land, near many lakes and streams ....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Ski Lift Privileges
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


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


  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill


Write a review 5
from 7 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$2,000 $6,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates



Smoking only out of doors.

Deposit via check 20 days prior to arrival.

Balance in cash/check upon arrival.

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12.8 Miles
Nearest Airport
Cherry Capital Airport
2.7 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Turtle Creek Casino and Hotel
6.4 Miles
Nearest Golf
Grand Traverse Resort and Spa (The Bear)
Williamsburg, MI, USA
Nearest Motorway
9.6 Miles
Nearest Ski
Mt. Holiday
6.7 Miles
Nearest Beach
The Shores

Car: Recommended

Our two luxury lodges are located on 500 acres of beautiful, remote, privately owned land. Great for biking, hiking, fishing, and much more. The lodge is only 6 miles from beautiful Traverse City and the Twin Bays, and only 2 miles from the luxurious Turtle Creek Casino and Hotel, yet still tucked away perfectly in the wilderness.

*Please note that weekly rental is per lodge.


Manager info

Year Purchased: 2004

About: I am the daughter of the property owner. I take pride in my work and the quality of my rental properties. Your experience is my priority!

Why Williamsburg, MI, USA:
Private but close proximity to all that Grand Traverse, Antrim, and Leelanau counties have to offer.

The Unique Benefits at this Lodge:
This retreat is ideal for vacationers trying to get away from the city, but not too far. One can set their mind free by wandering the 500 acres of virgin forest, then find themselves again by relaxing in front of one of the many fireplaces. This can all be done only 7.0 miles from the many attractions that beautiful Traverse City has to offer!

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Speaks: english


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VRBO #440829

This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Monday, August 29, 2016

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Racks & Flies Ranch: Getaway Remote Ranch near Traverse City!

Williamsburg, MI, USA #440829

6 BR  5 BA  Sleeps 12

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