Escape from the frenzy of life to our relaxing river cottage! Right across the river from Gate's Lodge! Whether you enjoy fly-fishing, kayaking, canoeing or simply sitting by the river enjoying a good book, our place is for you!
Our cottage is situated on a prime stretch of the Holy Waters, a classic dry fly-fishing, 'flies only', 'catch and release' section, nationally recognized in the fly-fishing world. Fly fisherman travel from around the country to fish for brown, rainbow, and brook trout on this easy-to-wade river.
Simply walk out the back door and wade into the river and experience the pleasure of fishing in the world class Au Sable River.
For those of you that enjoy winter sports, the cabin is located inside the snow-belt region of Michigan. We are just a short drive from Hartwick Pines which has acres of cross-country skiing and Treetops Ski Resort in Gaylord, MI. Hartwick Pines is also one of the states premier parks for hiking and mountain biking.
Our cottage is located within minutes from charming downtown Grayling where you can visit the quaint shops and restaurants. Other nearby attractions include Forest Dunes Golf Club which was just ranked #1 public golf course in America (10 minutes), Mackinac Island (85 miles north), Hartwick Pines State Park (5 minutes) Hanson Hills Ski Resort/Park (10 minutes), Gaylord/Traverse City/Lake Michigan/Petoskey and many others.
The cabin offers 3 bedrooms and 1 1/2 bathroom. The master bedroom has a king bed, one room has queen bunk beds and another has a single bunk bed. All beds include linens and towels are provided. Also, rental includes the use of 4 kayaks and a fly-fishing pontoon boat.
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We are a family of 5 that loves the outdoors! Fly-fishing, kayaking, hiking and cross-country skiing are some of our favorite activities.
We chose this cottage because it is an excellent location on one of the countries most prestigious fly fishing rivers. It is truly a relaxing place for our family to vacation.
We like our property because you can walk out the back door and right into the river. We are across from Gates lodge and Fly-shop so that we can purchase our fly-fishing gear and dine in the restaurant.