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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(linens NOT provided), satellite TV, and a half bath. Upstairs, find a large main bedroom with queen bed(linens provided), futon in sitting area(linens NOT provided), 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 a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
August 20, 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:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • 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 ...
  • Free Wifi
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 -
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Northwinds Adventures - New Renovated Barn in the Heart of the Keweenaw
average rating of 4.96 based on 25 reviews
5

Amazing stay

  • 5 of 5

We greatly enjoyed our stay at the Barn. It was our first visit to the Keweenaw Peninsula. We were able to do a lot of activities in the area and stay quietly at the Barn at night. There accommodations were nicely renovated. We enjoyed campfires at night and exploring the trails on the property. This is a great area to vacation and the Barn made it comfortable!

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

Fantastic summer family getaway

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay! The property is fantastic - the decor is charming and all the furniture was perfect for relaxing after our adventures. We were traveling with two very small children, and the barn was very comfortable for all of us - we especially enjoyed nightly dinners on the patio. The location was perfect for exploring the Keeweenaw Peninsula and communication before and during our stay was extremely prompt. We've already recommended the spot to several friends/family. Thanks again Carl and Michelle!

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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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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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Houghton/Hancock
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Schmidt's Corner
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Portage Lake Golf Course
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

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Taxes and fees are additional

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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