Deer Meadow is a fully furnished, one story home with a finished lower level with gas fireplace, TV area and wet bar with fridge. There are 3 bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms. Bedroom #1 is a queen, Bedroom #2 is a queen and Bedroom #3 a twin. There is also a very comfortable inflatable bed that sleeps 2.
Bathroom #1 is on the main floor and Bathroom #2 is located in the lower level..
The kitchen/eating area is quite large with an open floor plan with patio door wall providing views of the yard, the meadow and wild life (spot white tailed deer without ever leaving the property). There is an island with 4 bar stools and a breakfast table that seats 4 more.
Outside enjoy the peace and quite of nature with your morning coffee. In the early evening, around dusk or even during the day, the white-tailed deer will come right up to the patio door. You will see a lot of wild life in the meadow behind the house.
There is a covered patio with chairs, a propane grill and a fire pit to enjoy at night. The yard is a lot and a half, the kids will have lots of room to run around and play.
For summer fun…Kings Way Beach Club is right down the road from the house. There is a sandy beach with roped off swimming area, swing set, boat launch and bath house. Bring your PWC (personal water craft) and enjoy summer fun on Lake Lancelot. Rent our pontoon and enjoy cruising, fishing or swimming from the pontoon. The dock is just 1.5 miles from the house.
Enjoy the best of both worlds....quiet relaxation when that is what you are in the mood for.... fun in the sun on Lake Lancelot, an all sports lake ideal for boating, tubing, jet skiing, water skiing, swimming and fishing or spend some time on the numerous trails in the winter, sledding on the hills at Sugar Springs Campground Chalet, with outside fireplace and inside warming area with fireplace and picnic benches or ice skating on the frozen fishing pond.
SUGAR SPRINGS AMENITIES: As our guest, you will have access to all amenities. A few of the amenities require a fee for the activity. There is a fee schedule in our Welcome Book. Make sure that you have a guest pass with you. You will need to provide your own sports equipment.
-Two All-Sports Lakes (Lake Lancelot-private and Lake Lancer semi-private) great for swimming, fishing, boating, tubing and jet/water skiing.
-15 Beach Clubs. Sugar Springs has Beach Clubs scattered through out the community. Not all of them have the same amenities.
**Remodeled Club House:
New Olympic-size indoor swimming pool
New Fitness Room
The Hearth Restaurant & Pub
-18 hole Championship Golf Course, Driving Range, Pro Shop and Golf Pro
-Tennis, basketball and bocce ball courts
-The Campground has a Chalet with inside fireplace and picnic tables, outside fire pit, catch & release pond for kids (ice skating pond in winter), sledding hills, playground area and hiking/x-country ski trails (the ski trail is not groomed).
SUGAR SPRINGS is a private recreation community in Gladwin, MI. It is located half-way between the towns of Gladwin and West Branch off of M-30.
It offers 2 all-sports lakes (1 private and 1 semi-private), several private (gated) beach clubs, some of which provide sandy beaches, restrooms, picnic tables, boat launch and swing set or Playscape (not all Beach Clubs have the same amenities). It is home to the Sugar Springs Championship Golf Course. There is also a Pro Shop and Clubhouse. The Clubhouse contains The Hearth (restaurant and pub) and an Activity Center with an Olympic Size Swimming Pool and Fitness Center.
During your stay with us visit the campground which is the starting point for several hiking trails and in the summer, enjoy the catch and release pond just outside of the chalet at the campground. The campground Chalet is equipped with picnic tables and fans (for summer) and heat and a fireplace (for winter). Use it as a large game room.
During the winter, be sure to bring your warm weather gear and go ice skating on the pond and enjoy the sledding hills, also located just outside of the chalet. Need to warm up after your fun in the snow..............the chalet has both an indoor fireplace and an outdoor fire pit. Bring your lunch or hot chocolate and the makings for s’mores. While you are there, keep an eye out for wildlife that is often seen in this area.
**For more information and photos of this and our other Gladwin properties, click on the AMENITIES tab at the top of the page, then click on the Three Sisters Vacation Rentals website link at the bottom of the AMENITIES page.
Deer Meadow provides plenty of area to spread out, both inside and out. The house sits on a very large lot, including the extra open area next door and when the backyard ends the meadow behind begins. There are several fruit trees and a grapevine in the backyard and if you keep your eye out you will more than likely see the deer that frequently stop by for a visit.
NORTHERN MICHIGAN is a year-round vacation destination filled with an abundance of things to do. It is our 'Pure' Michigan backyard. Whether you are visiting Northern Michigan to play or relax, there is something for everyone.
Discover scenic beauty, remote beaches, challenging golf, quaint shops, delightful restaurants and outdoor activities. From outdoor adventurers to history enthusiasts, there will be plenty to explore. Visit a local museum and learn about the legends and history of early settlers and the Great Lakes maritime. Explore haunts of Ernest Hemingway or attend local festivals and art shows. There is something for all ages, all interests and all seasons.
GLADWIN is located in the middle of the “mitten” and is a short drive from just about anywhere in the Lower Peninsula and is fairly close to surrounding states.
Distance From: Detroit-163 miles / Saginaw-65 miles / Traverse City-100 miles / Mackinac Island-120 miles / Chicago-340 miles / Indianapolis-380 miles / Toledo-240 miles.
Houghton and Higgins Lakes, Clare, Harrison, Roscommon, Prudenville, St. Helen, West Branch, Rose City, Grayling, Tawas, Oscoda
If you are looking for entertainment in addition to what you will find at this home...Gladwin County and the surrounding area has lots to do. There are lakes, beaches, rivers and marinas for swimming, boating/boat rentals, fishing, canoeing/kayaking /tubing, and jet & water skiing. Hiking, mountain biking, AVT/ORV & Motor Cross trails. Golf courses, scenic drives, light houses, wineries, Amish farms/crafts/fresh food & baked goods. National & State Forests, wild life preserves, bird watching, morel mushroom hunting, state recreation areas, restaurants, shopping, petting zoo’s, etc.
Cider mills/apples/pumpkins, farm stands, autumn color drives, hunting and hiking. Snowmobile trails, snowmobile rentals, X-country ski/snowshoe trails, downhill skiing/tubing/Terrain Parks/ziplining, ice fishing, ice skating, sledding hills.
**LOCAL PLACES OF INTEREST:
-Riverwalk Place-Gladwin (RW Oasis Spa and Salon / RW Grill / RW Threads (shopping) / River Rock Lounge
-Au Sable, Rifle, Tittabawassee, Tobacco, & Cedar Rivers for tubing, canoeing or kayaking, fishing and swimming.
-Secord Lake and Secord Lake Marina (boat rentals): swimming (2 public beaches) and public boat launches.
-Sugar Springs Marine (pontoon rentals)
*State & National Forests, Parks and Recreation Areas:
-Gladwin County Recreation Area: hiking, biking and cross country ski trails.
-Rifle River Recreation Area - Hunting, lakes, Au Sable River, fishing, scenic drive, observation tower and canoeing, picnic area, hiking/biking/cross country ski trails.
-Hartwick Pines State Forest - Visitors Center, Hunting, fishing, mountain bike/hiking/cross country ski trails, picnic area/playground, wildlife viewing.
-Huron National Forest: River Road Scenic Drive, Lumberman’s Monument Visitors Center (HNF information area)/Dune Overlook (has breath taking views of the Au Sable River Valley, Iargo Springs (observation deck, beautiful scenery, Au Sable river, springs, waterfalls), hiking/x-country ski/snowmobile trails, sightseeing, fishing/boating/swimming/canoeing/kayaking.
-Tuttle Marsh Wildlife Area
*Golf Courses: Sugar Springs/Tamarack/The Dream/The Nightmare/Snowsnake Golf & Ski, Apple Mountain Golf & Ski and Snowsnake Golf and Ski (etc).
- Snowmobile/ORV Trails: Huron Trail, Alley Park Trail,
-Cross Country Ski/Snowshoe/Hiking Trails: Eagle Run, Ogemaw Hills Pathway (Au Sable Forest), Hartwick Pines, Rifle River Recreation Area, Corsair.
-Downhill Skiing/Tubing/Snowboarding/Terrain Parks: Snowsnake Golf & Ski (Harrison), Apple Mountain Golf & Ski (also has Zip Line), Hanson Hills Recreation Area (1000 acre Summer/Winter Sports Park)
-Cider Mills/Apple Orchards (Fruitful Orchard)/Farm Stands/Crafts/Amish Country
-Shopping: Antiques/Tangier Outlet Mall
-Restaurants: The Hearth Restaurant and Bar/Grill (Sugar Springs), The Camp, Lost Arrow, The Willow Tree.
-Casinos: Saganing/Soaring Eagle
-Wineries: Valley Mist, Moderncraft and Rose Valley
-Gladwin, Houghton Lake and West Branch have “kid” activities…..movie theater, putt-put golf, bowling, etc.
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly||Event|
May 23 2014 - Sep 1 2014
2 night minimum stay
Sep 2 2014 - Dec 31 2014
2 night minimum stay
|Refundable damage deposit||$300|
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