W3737 KCC Road, Big Bay, MI 49808
Lakeview Cottage is located on the north shore of Lake Independence in Big Bay, MI, only 28 miles north of Marquette in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.
Lakeview cottage is a cozy upper level one-bedroom cottage with a loft that will sleep up to 6 guests. Enjoy your meals or your favorite beverage on the deck overlooking the lake and the Huron Mountains or relax in the screened-in porch on the back of the cottage.
The bedroom is furnished with a queen-size bed. A ladder leads up to the loft furnished with a queen-size bed and a set of bunk beds. The large bathroom has a tub/shower combination. Linens and paper products are furnished for our guests, but please bring your own towels.
Lakeview Cottage has a southern exposure providing lots of sunshine by the lake. The sand bottomed beach is ideal for swimming and shallow for the kids. There is a public boat ramp at Perkins Park, just a short distance from the cottage if you would like to bring your own boat. Lake Independence offers great fishing for Walleye, Perch, Northern Pike, and Panfish, delicious cooked on the charcoal grill.
Canoes, kayaks, and 12' and 14' fishing boats with safety gear are available for our guests to use. Jet skis and parasailing equipment coming soon.
There is a fire pit for evening campfires under the stars.
Outdoor lovers will find numerous trails and back roads for hiking and mountain biking in the nearby forest wilderness. Try your luck fishing in the nearby streams or go charter fishing on Lake Superior. There are hundreds of acres of public lands for hunting. There is easy ATV trail access from the cottage door and lots of great riding in this rugged territory. There is ample parking for your boat or ATV trailers. Visit the Thomas Rock Overlook for a great view of Lake Independence and Lake Superior. Bikers Welcome
Internet access is available at the General Store, just 1 1/2 miles from the cottage.
Sorry, No Pets
For reservations and additional information call Paul at 262-424-1793
Mountain View Lodge, next door to Lake View Cottage, has 4 bedrooms with 2 bathrooms and a wood-burning fireplace in the living room. Only 8' from the shoreline of Lake Independence with a sand bottomed beach and awesome view.
Tranquility Haven on Lake Superior at Squaw Beach offers a variety of lodgings from a suite for 1 or 2 guests, a cottage, and a large lodge. All are connected and will accommodate up to 26 guests. Wonderful sandy beach on Lake Superior and an awesome view. Ideal for family reunions, weddings, and group gatherings.
Photos: Lakeview Cottage
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