This once busy lumber town is now a four season recreational playground.
Lodging, Motels, Cabins, Cottages, Inns, and other Businesses in Big Bay. MI
Big Bay Depot Motel on the shores of Lake Independence. The former train depot features 5 uniquely decorated suites with a view of the lake. Full kitchens. Children and pets welcome. Wireless Internet Access. On the snowmobile & ATV trails. County Highway 550, Big Bay, Michigan 49808. Phone 906-345-9350.
Big Bay Lakeside Cottage, Big Bay, MI 49808. Phone 248-760-8560. Three bedroom rental cabin on the north side of Lake Independence. Sandy beach. Color TV & VCR. Deck and grill for cookouts. Small dock.
Dickerson House, Mailing address: 8070 CR 550, Marquette, Ml 49855. Cedar cabin on Lake Independence sleeps up to 8. Handicap accessible, open year round. Full amenities including a gas fireplace. Full wall of glass facing north is perfect for watching the northern lights and lake activities. On the snowmobile trail. Attached heated garage.
Henrys Cabin in Big Bay MI, Mailing address: 8070 CR 550, Marquette, Ml 49855. Phone: 906-345-9914. Cabin sleeps 4, wooded setting, access to Lake Independence. Fully equipped kitchen, open year round.
Independence Cottage on Lake Independence in Big Bay is open year round. This quaint remodeled lakeside cabin has 3 bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms. Sleeps up to 6 guests. Deck overlooking the lake. Fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher, washer and dryer, linens, gas fireplace, TV DVD/VCR, boatdock, and firepit for great evening gatherings. Adjacent to snowmobile trails. Pets by prior arrangement only. 8070 CR 550, Marquette, MI 49855. Phone: 906-345-9914
Lakeview Cottage on the north shore of Lake Independence is a cozy one-bedroom cottage with a loft. Wood-burning stove in the living area and a complete kitchen. Screened back porch and a deck for enjoying the view of the Huron Mountains and the woods and water. Listen to the loons calling and gaze at the fabulous starry sky at night. Enjoy fishing, swimming, and water sports in Lake Independence. Sand bottomed beach. Lakeview Cottage, W3737 KCC Road, Big Bay, MI 49808. Phone: 262-424-1793
Little Tree Cabins, on Lake Independence, Big Bay: Gateway to the NorthWoods. Family Guide Service for adults and families, including small children. Mailing Address: 8180 County Road 550, Marquette, MI 49855; Phone (906)345-9535. 1 and 2 bedroom, modern but rustic housekeeping cabins on Lake Independence. Great Fishing! Boat with cabin rental. Fee for pets. Silent Sports year-around. Great fall colors. Lake Superior beaches and trout stream nearby. Ask about our "Share the Load" guided family tours including infants and toddlers.
Mark's Place, Serene Cabin on the Lake, Mailing address: 8070 CR 550, Marquette, MI 49855. Fully equipped cabin on Lake Independence will sleep 6. Kitchen includes microwave and dishwasher. Fireplace in living room. Washer and dryer. Private boat dock. Open year round.
Mountain View Lodge on the shores of Lake Independence has 4 bedrooms (2 bedrooms have a gas fireplace) with 2 bathrooms. Newly remodeled, the lodge has an open concept living area with a wood-burning fireplace and a complete kitchen with a dishwasher. Lake Independence is ideal for boating, fishing, and water sports. Enclosed sun porch for relaxing. Washer and dryer. Wonderful southern exposure offers an awesome view of the lake, sunrises, and the Huron Mountains. Sandy bottomed beach is shallow for the kids. Mountain View Lodge, W3737 KCB Road Big Bay, MI 49808. Phone: 262-424-1793
Tranquility Haven on Lake Superior in Big Bay, MI offers a variety of deluxe accommodations on beautiful Squaw Beach. Accommodations include the Fantasy Beach House that sleeps up to 14 guests, Bay View Cabin that sleeps up to 8 guests, and Bay View Suite for 4 guests. All accommodations have separate entrances with full kitchens and an outstanding view of Lake Superior, but can be combined for a larger group. Phone: 262-424-1793.
REAL ESTATE for Marquette
Northern Michigan Land Brokers offers property in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Our office is located in Marquette but we feature a wide variety of waterfront, recreational, preservation, hunting tracks, and commercial properties, as well as cabins, cottages, and residential homes throughout the Upper Peninsula. We are a buyer-seller agency. Contact one of our knowledgeable agents to find that property you have always desired. Northern Michigan Land Brokers, 2552 US 41 West, Suite 100, Marquette, MI 49855. Phone: 906-225-5263.
Ice Fishing Adventures with Uncle Ducky Outfitters. Guided ice fishing trips on the inland lakes of the Central Upper Peninsula. 434 E. Prospect, Marquette, MI 49855. Phone: 877-228-5447
Marquette Power Sports is a full service dealer offering sales, certified service, parts, and rental machines in the central Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Sales of boats, pontoons, motors, ATV's, UTV's, snowmobiles, and motorcycles. Large rental fleet of boats, ATV's, and snowmobiles. Delivery available to Big Bay. New Location at 241 U. S. 41 East, Negaunee, MI 49866. Phone: 906-228-4040.
Sea Kayaking & Canoe Trips in the Upper Peninsula at Uncle Ducky Paddling Adventures. Phone Toll Free: 1-877-228-5447. Guided Lake Superior Sea Kayaking trips include the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, the Hiawatha Water Trail from Big Bay to Munising, the Huron Islands, Isle Royale, Keweenaw Bay, Presque Isle & Partridge Island, and the shoreline around Marquette, Munising and Grand Island. We also offer guided kayak and canoe trips on inland rivers and lakes for fishing or just paddling and enjoying the beauty of the Northwoods. Some of the rivers trips include the Sturgeon, Whitefish, Escanaba, Michigamme, Two Hearted, Fox, and the AuTrain Rivers. Try a wilderness adventure at Craig Lake State Park, the Sylvania Wilderness, or the Big Island Wilderness. We offer half day, day trips, or multiple day trips.
Sailing Cruise on Lake Superior, Marquette, MI. Superior Odyssey offers a variety of sailing adventures from a 2 hour local sail around Marquette to a two-day trip to the Pictured Rocks or the Huron Islands. Sail on the Historic 6 passenger Schooner Coaster II on majestic Lake Superior. The 58' Coaster II has sailed the oceans and offers a safe sail with a competent crew. Custom trips available for special events. Located at the Lower Harbor in Marquette. Phone: 906-361-3668
Superior Odyssey Ship's Store features mugs, T-Shirts, Hoodies, Knot Work, and Bear Pond Woodscraft created by Captain Niko Economides. Custom Woodwork includes Hand Carved Dove Tail Chests, Wall Cabinets, Sculptures, Furniture, plus much more. Stop by the Coaster II docked the Marquette Lower Harbor or Phone 906-361-3668
Uncle Ducky Outdoors Online Shopping offers carefully selected gear and supplies you need for fun in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan or Northern Wisconsin. Choose from apparel, books, camping & hiking gear, fly fishing supplies, and paddling accessories. Uncle Ducky also offers sales of canoes & kayaks, rentals of camping and paddling equipment, and exciting guided adventure packages. Order online or call 906-228-5447.
Fishing: Uncle Ducky Outfitters has guided and unguided inland lakes and river fishing trips. Equipment rentals for boats, motors, canoes and fishing tackle. We will go with you on a fishing trip or get you all set up for a fun day fishing or
Registered Copyright 2001 by Vivian Wood, webmaster. All Rights Reserved. Except as permitted under the Copyright Act of 1976, as amended, this web site may not be reproduced in whole or in part in any manner. Unless authorized by the webmaster, reproduction of any picture, web page or pages on this website, www.exploringthenorth.com, for placement on the internet is a copyright infringement. All right, title and interest in and to the material on these web pages, the web site, in whole or in part, and in and to this url and the urls contained within, is the property of the webmaster. All website design, text, graphics, selection and arrangement thereof are the copyrighted works of Vivian Wood. Web site created on an Apple G-4