Spectacular sunrises or millions of stars are the sights that await you at Gitche Gumee Get-away. Fall asleep at night listening to the waves lap upon the shore. Enjoy 128 feet of Beautiful Lake Superior beach right outside your door.
Nestled in AuTrain, this all season get-away is near the snowmobile trails to anywhere, right down the road from a public access boat launch, on a main highway to either Munising or Marquette. It is a short drive to beautiful waterfalls, forests, hiking, cross country ski trails, fishing, ice fishing, downhill skiing, canoeing, scuba diving... The list goes on and on!
This three bedroom home has a master bedroom (King-size bed) with its own balcony to relax and enjoy the rolling waves of Lake Superior. Across the hall is a comfy room with a Queen-size bed and a roll-a-way bed in the closet. Downstairs is a large bedroom that accommodates four to six people on two bunk beds. It has walk-out access to the lake and a working fireplace. The kitchen/living room upstairs is spacious with a fully-equipped kitchen and a balcony to walk out, sit, and enjoy Lake Superior’s beauty and wonders.
Munising has many wonderful natural attractions. Pictured Rocks National Lake Shore, Glass Bottom Boat Wreck tours, numerous waterfalls, and hiking in the Hiawatha National Forest to name a few. Munising also provides pontoon rentals, snowmobile rentals, scuba diving, and kayak rentals for outdoor fun. Hunters will find plenty of deer for the annual hunt. The color season is unmatched for beauty here in the Heart of the Upper Peninsula.
Au Train (two and a half miles down the road) has beautiful AuTrain Lake and canoe rentals for a trip down Au Train River. Restaurants in the area provide many wonderful meals. Included, but not limited to, is the Famous Brownstone Inn right across the street and the Dog Patch down the road in Munising. Sydney’s, Main Street Pizza, Golden Heart Chinese, Cherry Wood Lounge are some more of the many choices you will have to choose from. Local gift shops have many wonderful memories of your vacation in the Upper Peninsula and souvenirs for the friends and family back home.
Keywords: 2-Story House
The house was spacious and charming with an EXCELLENT view of the lake. We spent countless hours on the back porch staring at the water. We couldn't be happier with the house!!
Great Views, Clean Home, Tons of stuff to do in the area. All around this home and its location made our vacation one we will remember!
Home is very run down. Front door is broken and unusable. Yard and landscaping has been neglected. Furniture is old, broken down and thread bare. Caretaker has stuffed foam rubber under couch cushions in an attempt to make it usable. There are 3 recliners but they are extremely old and uncomfortable. There is plywood under mattress in master bedroom and several layers of foam rubber on top of mattress. Sheets were too small and did not fit bed. The beds on the main level seemed OK for kids but the awful musty smell made sleeping there impossible. When we arrived there were 3 garbage cans full of previous tennants trash and there was food left in refrigerator. Lake Superior is spectacular and the sandy beach was amazing. However by the time we left, the sandy beach was covered with good sized rocks due to a storm that caused some very powerful waves.
My husband and I really enjoyed our time at the house and was so relaxing....it was so beautiful to look out the bedroom sliding glass doors and see the lake and hear the waves, so tranquil....it would just make you fall asleep at night...we really missed it once we got back home...we are ready to come back already. Looking forward to doing this again next year if not before! Thanks for providing everything we needed!! It was close to everything and got to see alot of neat things like the different falls, glass bottom boat tour, which was amazing to see the shipwrecks under water.
This is just two steps from Paradise. The tranquility and beauty of Lake Superior is breath-taking.Imagine waking up to the most beautiful sunrise every morning, and at night the soft splashing of the waves on the shore, lull you to the most wonderful sleep, you can imagine.
This is not just a vacation resort, it is a place for all seasons, an epitiom of perfect relaxation.
10/25-27/02: This is a great place to stay! You can see the beautiful color of the trees and the lake through the many windows. It was cold & snowy outside, but you are warm and cosy inside.