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Northwinds Adventures - New Renovated Barn in the Heart of the Keweenaw

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type barn
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Only 3 miles from Snowmobile and ATV Trails. 8 Miles west of Houghton, MI

Find peace and tranquility while staying in this Brand New 2014 Renovated Barn, which used to be a goose hunters camp. Located on the property of Northwinds Adventures (a year round camp) this cozy and inviting barn offers everything inside and out. Once you step inside you will be welcomed with the gorgeous reclaimed Tennessee oak railing hardwood floors. The main floor consist of a free standing wood fireplace, new appliances (refrigerator, stove, microwave), coffee maker, all the pots and pans needed for cooking, oak paneling, new sofa sleeper, satellite TV, and a half bath. Upstairs, find a large main bedroom with queen bed, futon in sitting area, maple paneling, and a full bath (walk-in shower) with washer/dryer. From the upper level, take a walk out on the deck and enjoy the beautiful overlook showcasing only part of the property.

For those avid snowmobilers, you can find the main snowmobile trails 3 miles away (shoulder road accessible).

More Details

Owner
Carl & Michelle Treankler
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
June 23, 2017

About Carl & Michelle Treankler

Carl and I both have roots to Wisconsin as that is where we grew up and went to school. We lived in small family businesses our whole lives. Mine was the grocery business and Carl electrical manufacturing. Currently, Carl is a shareholder of 2 family businesses in Pulaski, WI. After we bought the property, the decision was made to move to Houghton and live on the property in order to fulfill our dream of building a camp. Our work continues to grow day in and day out with the many opportunities this property gives us.

Carl & Michelle Treankler purchased this barn in 2011

Why Carl & Michelle Treankler chose Michigan

Sitting on 220 acres, with a 10 acre lake, it was 'love' at first site. We purchased the property and 3 months later my husband brainstormed the idea of starting an outdoor bible camp for high school kids, church groups, or sport teams. Already being a big supporter to Camp Luther, in Three Lakes, WI, Carl started the plan to make this area their base camp. With an old barn that hunters used stayed in, an old homestead, a 600 square foot cabin, and double wide home residing on the property, it became clear there was much work to be done. Having the vision of creating something great, we began the construction of a pavilion, addition to cabin, and complete gut out of the barn. With these projects done, new ones continue to begin in transforming the property into a premiere camp for kids. Future projects consist of high/low ropes course, zip line, frisbee golf, basketball court, welcome center, and additional camp sites.

The barn stands alone as it is a quarter mile away from the camp. Looking out from the upper deck on the barn, you can enjoy watching the geese fly in on the pond that also lies on the property. A great spot to watch some wildlife.

Bookings are on a FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE basis!

What makes this barn unique

With numerous apple trees on the property, you can go out and pick apples then enjoy making your very own apple pie or cider.

The 10 acre lake provides great catch and release fishing of brook trout, rainbow trout, brown trout, and walleye. Oh, and did I mention the name of the lake is called 'Love Lake.'

Amenities

Atlantic Mine Barn Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • barn
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • 1 Queen Bed (Linens Provided)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • hunting small game
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(23 traveler reviews)

Northwinds Adventures - New Renovated Barn in the Heart of the Keweenaw
average rating of 4.9565215 based on 23 reviews
5

Beautiful Cabin! Gorgeous area!

  • 5 of 5

We loved the Barn! Absolutely wonderful experience down to every last detail. They provided everything we needed. Saw some deer right outside the cabin. Good fishing nearby! Couldn't have asked for anything better!!

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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5

Unique and cozy cabin

  • 5 of 5

We stayed the weekend at Da Barn while attending MTU graduation for our son. It had everything we needed plus a great view! Inside was very clean and well thought out. Would definitely stay there again.

  • Submitted: May 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very cozy and comfortable

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed staying in The Barn. Plenty of room. Nicely decorated. Warm. Kitchen was well stocked.

  • Submitted: Mar 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Place!

  • 5 of 5

Great place to stay. Owners were flexible and good hosts. House was stocked with just about everything you need. Would definitely stay again in the future!

  • Submitted: Jan 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
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5

Can't wait to go back here!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed here for several nights in September 2015, to celebrate my birthday. I had never been to the UP before and fell in love with this cabin and the area. The cabin is well-stocked, clean, modern, and cozy. It was even better than it looks from the photos! The area surrounding the cabin is so beautiful. We went on several hikes on the land and were fortunate to run into Michelle, one of the owners. She was gracious and kind. We visited the North Canal Township Park most of the nights we were here- it was maybe an 8 minute drive from the cabin. What a beautiful place to see the sunset! We also were lucky enough to see the Northern Lights from the perfect deck on this house! Such a great visit. Seriously cannot wait to book our next trip!

  • Submitted: Jan 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
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5

Cozy!!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed here for a few nights, as we were in town to snowmobile. The Barn is beautifully done! The location was close to the trails, as well as Houghton. It was clean, cozy and comfortable. We had a great experience and would highly recommend the Barn!

  • Submitted: Jan 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Houghton/Hancock
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Schmidt's Corner
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Portage Lake Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
8 Miles
Nearest Ski
10 Miles
Mt Ripley
Nearest Beach
10 Miles
North Entry to Lake Superior
Car: recommended

Must see fall color viewing in Copper Harbor on Brockway Mountain. We visit this area yearly as the views overlooking Lake Superior and the Keweenaw are breathtaking.

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Rates & Availability

Atlantic Mine Barn Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Low Season II
Oct 18 2017 - Dec 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
$140
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$175
 

Additional information about rental rates

Check-in at 3pm
Check-out 11am

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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