Discover a selection of 95 vacation rentals in Oscoda Township, MI that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including kitchens and WiFi. Prices start at $168 per night, and cabins and houses are popular options for a stay in Oscoda Township. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Pristine shoreline and rugged forest parks

Oscoda Township lies on the banks of Lake Huron at the mouth of the AuSable River. While staying in one of the Oscoda Township vacation rentals, you'll have many miles of pristine shoreline and rugged inland forest park to explore. Though small, the streets of downtown Oscoda are dotted with boutique shops and fine eateries, many of which have an emphasis on lake fish. The town was first founded in the mid-19th century and played a key role in the lumbering industry. These days, it focuses on tourism with year-round outdoor activities including fishing, hunting and winter sports.

Things to do

Learn about Oscoda's rich logging history

It's not all hiking and fishing in Oscoda Township. The Wurtsmith Air Museum opens during the summer months, and houses a museum with historical memorabilia in several hangers at a disused air base. Be sure to visit Lumberman's Monument, which chronicles the history of Oscoda's logging heritage through interactive displays and a replica of the old floating cook shacks. Near many Oscoda Township vacation rentals is the Iargo Springs, a flow of natural water that bubbles to the surface and can be seen from the long stretches of wooden boardwalk.

Activities

Hiking, kayaking and snowy adventures

Oscoda is a haven for outdoor adventure and the draw for most visitors. Spring through fall, you can grab a kayak or canoe rental to glide across Lake Heron spotting lake bird species along the way, or hike along the trails that crisscross through Huron-Manistee National Forests. Near to your Oscoda Township vacation rental, you can try to hook in a chinook salmon along their spawning runs or go duck hunting. Winter is arguably the best time to visit and sees adrenaline junkies motor along the 90 miles of Iosco County snowmobile trails.

Weather

Wrap up warm in winter

Oscoda and Lake Huron have a humid continental climate which sees hot summers and extremely cold winters. The best times to visit are spring and fall when the weather is warm, the skies are bright and clear, and hiking and kayaking around the lake and forests is at its most comfortable. The heat soars during summer, but refreshing dips in the lake can keep you cool. The temperature in winter regularly plummets to below minus 20, so wrap up when you head out for snowy activities. The Oscoda Township vacation rentals are always cozy and warm on your return.

Natural features

Gliding herons, snapping turtles and noisy bullfrogs

Lake Huron is one of North America's Great Lakes which hold more than 20% of the world's fresh water supply and supports an astonishing number of flora and fauna. It would simply be impossible to list every creature in and around the lake, but notable species include great blue herons which glide across the water's surface, secretive Canada lynx which slink around the lake's bays at night, and moose that amble through the forest parks. Common snapping turtles swim through the lake looking for prey, and noisy American bullfrogs croak loudly in the wetland areas.

How to get there

Transportation options to and around Oscoda

Fly into Alpena, MI (APN-Alpena County Regional), the closest airport, located 46.4 mi (74.7 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Oscoda Township, MI?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 95 vacation rentals around Oscoda Township. From 29 cabin rentals to 56 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I rent a lakefront property in Oscoda Township?

Ditch those busy beaches and head to a lake instead! Reconnect with your crew at a lakefront rental and enjoy simple pleasures like tranquil outlooks and an invigorating stroll along the shoreline. Vrbo has 42 vacation properties close to lakes available. Of course, that may not be quite your vacation style. Luckily, Vrbo has a selection of other options, including:

  • 40 beachfront vacation rentals.
  • 30 shore-front vacation rentals.
  • 28 lake-view vacation rentals.

Can I rent a house in Oscoda Township?

Our house vacation rentals are real properties for real travelers. Providing plenty of room to move, they're perfect if you want to experience life like a local. There are 51 options available on Vrbo. Prices start from $90 per night. Want a little more variety? We can suggest some other property options, including:

  • Cottage: 15 vacation homes. Prices start from $111 per night.
  • Cabin: 7 vacation homes. Prices start from $65 per night.

Can I stay in Oscoda Township in a large group?

The recipe for an unforgettable escape is catching up with your favorite people in a fantastic new place. If you're traveling with a big group, Vrbo has options. House vacation homes are the favored choice for large groups of visitors, with 10 featured here. Around the area, the properties that can house bigger groups include:

  • Are you on the hunt for vacation homes that can house 6 people? We have 19 that will be suitable. Prices begin from just $90 per night.
  • If you've got 8 in your squad, you'll be thrilled to learn that there are 17 vacation homes suitable. Prices start at $91 a night.
  • Looking for vacation rentals catering to 5 guests? You'll be pleased to learn we have 11 that'll be ideal. You can bag one from just $95 a night.

So don't worry! When you travel with us you can take your dad, your brother and all your mates to Oscoda Township.