Lake Michigan Log Lodge for Sale! This 5,400 Square Foot Lodge is located on a 22 Acre Parcel with 985 Feet of Lake Michigan frontage! This luxury property is in Garfield Township of Mackinac County, in Michigan's eastern Upper Peninsula - Where There Is Something To Do In Every Season! Just a few miles to the east along the shoreline is the quaint Village of Naubinway. The property is surrounded on three sides by 196,000-Acres of Lake Superior State Forest Lands that provide woods teeming with wildlife and primeval beauty. Whitetail deer, Bald eagles, Black bear, Coyote, Fox, Sand Hill Crane are frequent visitors to the area. Big Knob Campground and Marsh Lake Pathway are about 2.5 miles to the southwest. The property is located off of US-2 which is included as part of the Great Lakes Circle Tours, as well as the state-designated Pure Michigan Byways system. Some of the best sand beaches in the world can be found along this stretch, and you can become an owner of 985-Feet of this beautiful sugar sand beach shoreline! Located on a shallow bay, the waters warm up for swimming in summer, and freeze over for ice fishing in the winter. The Rock River, a 13.4 mile stream, passes through the property on its way to Lake Michigan, and can be fished for Brook trout! The 22 Acres surrounding the property are forested with Balsam fir, Bigtooth aspen, Black spruce, Eastern whitepine, Jack pine, Northern white-cedar, Paper birch, Quaking aspen, Red maple, Red pine and Tamarack. The gorgeous get-a-way home on this property has expansive Prow-Shaped exterior wall lines with wood and cultured stone exterior finishes and a metal roof - the perfect balance of posh luxury and rustic appeal to satisfy your every need for a home away from home! A shady ground-level verandah embraces the front entry and creates a grand transition from the outside to a beautiful Foyer inside. This entry opens to reveal a two-story 23x35 Great Room, which boasts beamed cathedral ceilings, a massive field stone fireplace, and an expansive grand window wall that provides the stunning vistas of the shoreline! Large windows illuminate the living spaces throughout the home. The large Sitting Area flows into a Dining Room for entertaining large groups, and has access to a raised porch for lake-view outdoor barbecuing and alfresco dining. The 10x16 modern Kitchen has a huge bar island which makes it easy to interact with family and friends while cooking and casual snack-bar eating. The 15x17 Main Bedroom Suite offers privacy and relaxation with its luxurious bathroom and sliding doors to a private balcony with an octogonal screened gazebo, which invites you to unwind in a large outdoor Hot Tub. A second 8x13 Bedroom is on the first floor. On the upper floor, a railed balcony and sunny vaulted Loft Room overlooks the Great Room below. It has views of the creek to the south and a Lake Michigan view to the north, and could be an Office, Studio, or cozy Sitting Area. A 15x16 Bedroom shares this upper level. Downstairs is a finished daylight basement, with a 22x35 Recreation Room with a walk-out to the beach, that features a Fireplace, Wet Bar, and Pool Table. There are two Bedrooms and Baths on this lower level. Outside of the home, a timber stairway leads down the sloped lot to a paver walkway and covered lake-view patio-courtyard with Beach landscaping. There is a 2-Car attached Garage with lots of storage. A large Pole Barn, Garage with drive-through entry doors on both sides, and another Heated Garage to store your snowmobiles, jet skis, kayaks, boats, RVs, and other equipment. This home comes complete with dual Propane Tanks and two Fuel Storage Tanks, and a Commercial generator system to handle power outages. If you are seeking an outdoor lifestyle with wildlife, wildflowers, beautiful sunsets, night skies with spectacular Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights) displays, swimming and boating amidst the towering pines along the golden sand and blue waters of Lake Michigan, schedule your private tour today!
Ranch Map & Boundaries
From the L'Anse Welcome Sign take US-41 67 miles through the Marquette Bypass. Go south on US-41 4+ miles to M-28. Take a left and go 93+/- miles to M-117. Take a right and go 14+ miles to US-2. Take a right and go 1.25 miles to Big Knob Road. Take a left and go 4.4 miles to the "Y" and stay left. Go .4 miles to the "Y" and stay right. Go .2 miles over the Bridge with a Red Gate, to the home's driveway.