Bigfoot Hideaway Motel and Lodge
1309 Highway US-2, Crystal Falls, Michigan

Phone: 906 464-8506. E-mail:

Renovations will be done during Fall 2023 and Winter 2023/2024
Please call for Availability during Renovations

The Bigfoot Hideaway Motel is located on Highway US-2 in Crystal Falls, in the South Central Upper Peninsula of Michigan. The Bigfoot Hideaway Motel offers 6 comfortable rooms. Some rooms are furnished with a queen bed or there are rooms with a queen bed and a twin bed. Two rooms are furnished with Bigfoot bedding. All rooms have a mini-fridge, heat, AC , DrecTV with DVD player, and a selection of DVDs. Free Wi-Fi and HDMI cables to stream to the TV.

Open Year Round
Free Wi-Fi
Easy Access to ATV and Snowmobile Trails
On the Iron Bell Bicycle Trail
Pets Welcome in Designated Rooms

Bigfoot Hideaway Lodge Accomodates 2 to 8 Guests

The Bigfoot Hideaway Motel and Lodge is conveniently located near restaurants, a grocery store,
gas station, and easy ATV and snowmobile trail access.

There is a Gift Shop that features a variety of Bigfoot Items.

Accommodations for 2 to 9 guests

The Bigfoot Lodge is located next to the Bigfoot Hideway Motel. The newly remodeled lodge has three bedrooms, a bathroom with a shower, a complete kitchen with full size appliances, dining area, and a washer and dryer.  Two bedrooms contain bunk beds with double bunk on the bottom and a twin on top. The third bedroom has a queen bed. There is DirecTV and Wi-Fi with HDMI cables to stream to the TV.

There are a variety of lodging options available.
Guests can rent one guest room with bunk beds and a bathroom or the entire lodge.

Lodge with 3 bedrooms, kitchen, dining room, and a washer & dryer: $150 per night.
Guest room with double bunk, kitchen, and bathroom: $100 per night


The Crystal Falls area offers beutiful scenery, interesting attractions, and a multitude of year round great outdoor activities.

Fishing . . . hiking . . . biking . . . canoe & kayaking . . . swimming . . . birding . . .
ORVing . . . snowmobiling . . . and wonderful photographic opportunities.

The Paint River crosses the main street (M-69) of Crystal Falls by Lincoln Park and the handicap accessible River Walk Trail.
The trail follows the river north to the golf course with  benches for relaxing , interpretive signs, and several fishing piers for those who would like to do a bit of fishing.  The younger children will be able to stretch their legs a bit at the new playground in Lincoln Park.

The Paint and Brule Rivers are also great for kayaking and canoeing.  The Brule River is a few miles south of Crystal Falls on Highway US-2. There is a boat landing at the bridge or you can fish from shore. Both rivers are Blue Ribbon Trout Streams and designated Wild and Scenic Rivers.

River Walk in Lincoln Park
Fishing Pier. Photo taken from boat landing across the Paint River

The 9-hole Crystal Hills Golf Course is ½ mile east of downtown Crystal Falls off M-69 on the banks of the Paint River. Carts and clubs are available to rent.

The Bigfoot Hideaway Motel is located on the Iron County Heritage Trail composed of a 36-mile loop connecting 14 premier sites that provide visitors the opportunity to discover the historic and recreation resources of Iron County.

Highway US-2 is a designated bicycle trail and the section in front or the motel is part of the Iron Belle Trail from Detroit to Ironwood in the western part of the Upper Peninsula.

ATV/ORV trail conditions are really great here in Iron County!! The 57 mile loop of trails that connects Crystal Falls west to Iron River and Iron River southeast toward Florence WI and then back north to Crystal Falls is now part of The State of Michigan ATV/ORV program.

Fall Color is fantastic along Highway US-141 from Crystal Falls to Covington and on to Baraga. Amazing fall beauty!

Snowmobile Trails can be reached right from the door to your room so you can head out on the are hundreds of groomed snowmobile trails in Iron County and that connect to trails that cover the entire Upper Peninsula. A Snowmobilers Paradise!

All rooms are non-smoking.
2-rooms are pet designated rooms

All rooms are $49.99 + 6% Sales tax per night.
Pets require a $25 deposit and $5 per night

24-hour notice for one room, 1 week for 2 rooms,
and 2 weeks for 3 or more rooms reserved.

Renovations will be done during Fall 2023 and Winter 2023/2024
Please call for Availability during Renovations


Contact the BigFoot Hideaway Motel at 906 464-8506 or E-mail:


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Photos: Sheldon Minsky