Little cottage (400 sq. ft.) will remind you of going to Grandma's cottage. Main living area is a combination kitchen, living and dining room, open to the rafters. Lakeside bedroom has a double bed, roadside bedroom has a twin bed and rollaway twin bed if needed. The double bed size futon in living room provides additional sleeping area. Bathroom has a single stall shower.
TV, DVD player, some DVDs, books, games and cards are stocked for a rainy day. Towels and bed linens are provided along with some basic kitchen condiments and grilling spices.
Outside amenities include a dock with a sandy swimming area, rowboat, paddle boat, fire pit, picnic table and a gas grill. Firewood is for sale locally. Rental rate is $75.00 per night with a two night minimum. Please inquire regarding a weekly rate.
Big Lake is a deep, spring fed all sports lake with a public access if you bring your own boat. Nearby Evart is the home of the Dulcimer and non-electric music festival in July, as well as the Woodcarvers Festival. It also has a Saturday farmers market and free concert. Rafting, tubing, and kayak trips are also available on the nearby Muskegon River. The Pere Marquette State Trail is two miles from the cottage for hiking and biking.