West Branch Lodge Rental Photos and Description
4 bedroom/ 3 bath Sleeps up to 10
Four Bedroom/ 3 Full baths.
Fourth generation family owned north wood retreat that offers unparalleled privacy and comfort. Property borders The Nightmare Golf Course, and consists of rolling hills, spring fed ponds, wetlands, 11 miles of drivable well kept dirt roads, and a managed forest designed to increase wildlife habitat, with 100 year old pine trees scattered throughout the property.
Abundant wildlife that can be seen while walking,driving, or riding the trails or from the comfort of our home. Ideal getaway for outdoor enthusiast or great place for someone who wants to enjoy the warmth of the fireplace while gazing out at the trees,stars and wildlife.
Summer activities you can enjoy on the property include hiking, biking, ATV, wildlife watching.
Winter activities include snowmobiling, XC skiing, snow shoeing, sledding.
If you want to leave the property, many recreational opportunities are available within a short distance. For golfers: The Dream, The Nightmare, West Branch CC, Other local courses and short distances to Traverse City/Gaylord Courses. For water/boating/fishing, Ogemaw County has 48 lakes, 40 minute drive to Lake Huron, 25 minute drive to Houghton Lake or Higgins Lake. For fly fishing, canoeing or kayaking the AuSable and Rifle rivers are a 30 minute Drive. Shoppers: Great downtown shopping in West Branch and the Tanger Outlet Mall. For Snowmobilers, besides our private 11 miles of roads, you have access to state land and the Ogemaw Trails. Ride all the way up to Gaylord on trails!
Casinos in Standish (25 minutes) and Traverse City (90 minutes).
Traverse City 90 minutes, Hartwick Pines 40 minutes, and Mackinaw City/Mackinaw Island less than 2 hours.
BECAUSE OF THE NATURE OF THIS PROPERTY, NO SMOKING IS ALLOWED IN THE HOME AND ONLY IN DESIGNATED AREAS OUTSIDE ON PORCHES. NO OPEN FLAMES ALLOWED, SUCH AS FIREWORKS OR FIRE PITS.
- Events Allowed
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- Minimum Age Limit for Renters
- children welcome
- non smoking only
- pets not allowed
- wheelchair accessible
About The Owner
This northern retreat home was just recently built on a piece of property that has been in our family for over 66 years. It is our year round dream home with unbelievable surroundings and privacy. Whenever we have guests, they can not believe the beauty and peacefulness of their surroundings.
Why The Owner chose West Branch
No where in the State of Michigan can you experience this type of private home setting with the beauty of nature and seclusion.
This home, and the property will make any type of vacation for both adults and children, a life long memory of a very special experience.
This home has been used for small executive retreats in past. Perfect for entertaining clients also!
What makes this lodge unique
This architecturally designed contemporary home is a one of a kind, full of great cathedral cedar ceilings and modern furnishings. Over 40 different size glass windows for viewing outside. The rooms are large and have high-end cabinetry and granite throughout. High end appliances and mattresses/bedding's. Outdoor grilling and patio furniture.