Although this 1 bedroom (queen bed0 A-frame for 2 is in a wooded setting you are minutes away from Lake Bellaire, Torch Lake and Clam Lake. The quaint little villages of Bellaire and Alden are within 10 minutes. Everything you need including a washer and dryer are located on 1 floor with no steps. Central air conditioning, heat and a gas fireplace guarantees comfort always. The stainless steel appliances are like new. A lovely deck with furniture and a gas grill await you. There is a nice little fire pit along with wood to enjoy smores for 2. A short walk (1 minute) takes you to a boardwalk which leads you to a dock on peaceful Grass River within 5 minutes. Enjoy watching wildlife, passing boats, fishing, canoeing, kayaking, relaxing, taking pictures, picnicking, and reading on chairs provided. The 1 bedroom A-frame includes a bathroom with a shower only. All you need to bring is food and clothing everything else is provided (linens, dishes, pots/pans, all kitchen needs, towels, etc..) A flat screen TV, DVD, cable, and wifi are included with this getaway. A quiet winding paved road allows for safe walking and bike riding. This location is ideal for canoeing and kayaking as water access is within 5 minutes. Area activities include downhill and cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, morel mushroom hunting, golfing, swimming, boating, scenic drives, photography opportunities, antique shops, restaurants, brewery, unique shopping, consignment shops, day trips, local festivals and much, much more! Day trips could include: Sleeping Bear National Lakeshore, Traverse City, Leelanau Peninsula, Old Mission Peninsula (wine tours/tasting), Hartwick Pines, Lake Michigan towns (Elk Rapids Charlevoix, Petoskey), state and township parks, Mackinaw City, Mackinac Island, Grass River Natural Area, and many more! The Chain of Lakes waterway is out your back door. Short's Brewery in downtown Bellaire attracts thousands annually. Shanty Creek and Schuss Mountain provide visitors with skiing, golfing, and other activities. Miles of Glacial Hills biking and hiking trails are enjoyed by outdoor enthusiasts. Boats, jet skis, canoes, kayaks, stand up paddle boards, and other outdoor activity equipment are available to rent in the area. Fishing is a popular activity with licenses, bait, and equipment available locally. An endless supply of northwoods seasonal roads are possible for 'scenic drivers.' There are too many golf courses in the area to list! Our local coffee/wine shop, Moka, offers wifi and is a great place to drink some fresh-brewed coffee. You can be as private as you want to be or as social as you choose with this rental.