timber ridge Inn, munising michigan
Timber Ridge Inn

In the Hiawatha National Forest

N4045 Buckhorn Road
Munising, Michigan 49862
(906) 387-3790

Your Hosts: Josh and Abby Zortman

Veteran Owned and Operated


Formally known as the Timber Ridge Lodge and Motel, the Timer Ridge Inn has gone under new ownership, and soon will be going under renovation! The Timber Ridge was originally opened in 1984, and catered to snowmobilers. Now a days, the Timber Ridge, is open all year round and is a perfect setting in all seasons! Located ten miles away from Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore and the town of Munising, Michigan. The Timber Ridge Inn is surounded by the Hiawatha National Forest and local trail systems. ATV/ORV, snowmobilers, and anyone who loves outdoor activities will love the location of the Timber Ridge Inn! Be it summer, winter, spring or fall, we can guarantee you'll fall in love with the Upper Peninsula

    Amenities
    The motel offers a variety of amenities at our private lodging to make your stay with us as comfortable as possible. In all rooms, we provide complimentary high-speed internet access, cable T.V., ample parking for trailers, mini fridges, microwaves, and toasters. Other amenities at the motel include a sauna and game room, lake front balconies, access to trail 7 and 1,200 miles of off-roading trails near by. With food and gas less than a half mile away, the Timber Ridge Inn is a perfect location as well as convienient when traveling up to the UP.

    Local Activities
    Local attractions and activities include the following:
    Hiawatha National Forest, Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, 200 waterfalls near by, Lake Superior, food trucks and local breweries in town.
    Winter/Fall Sports include hunting (November &December), snowmobiling, cross country skiing, ice fishing, ice climbing, ice caves, hiking, dog sled rentals.
    Spring/Summer activities include ATV/ORV riding, hiking, biking, trail riding horseback, rock climbing, kayaking, boat tours and rentals, swimming, fishing, star gazing and bird watching.

    Open Year Round
    Free Wireless Internet Access

    Timber Ridge Inn

    All Inn units are suites with individual decks overlooking Hovey Lake.

    4 suites have a queen bed and one sofa sleeper. 3 suites have 2 queen beds, 2 suites have 2 full beds and a sofa sleeper. Extra cots available in all suites.

    Each unit has 2 rooms. Sleeps up to 4 adults comfortably. Suites # 6 & #7 sleeps up to 6 comfortably.

    **Suite #1 & 3 - One queen bed and one sleeper sofa.
    No pet room
    • Kitchenette - equipped with mini fridge, microwave, toaster. Coffee maker
    • Cable tv
    • WiFi
    • lake front balconies on every suite
    • Access To Trail #7
    • Parking
    • Access To Sauna And Game Room
    • Access To Paddle And Row Boats
    **Suite #2 - One queen bed and one sleeper sofa.
    No pet room
    • Kitchenette - equipped with mini fridge, microwave, toaster. Coffee maker
    • Cable tv
    • WiFi
    • lake front balconies on every suite
    • Access To Trail #7
    • Parking
    • Access To Sauna And Game Room
    • Access To Paddle And Row Boats
    **Suite #4 & 5
    Two queen beds.

    *Pet friendly - Max 2 pets.
    • Kitchenette - equipped with mini fridge, microwave, toaster. Coffee maker
    • Cable tv
    • WiFi
    • lake front balconies on every suite
    • Access To Trail #7
    • Parking
    • Access To Sauna And Game Room
    • Access To Paddle And Row Boats
    **Suite #6
    Two full beds and one sleeper sofa.

    *Pet friendly - Max 2 pets.
    • Kitchenette - equipped with mini fridge, microwave, toaster. Coffee maker
    • Cable tv
    • WiFi
    • lake front balconies on every suite
    • Access To Trail #7
    • Parking
    • Access To Sauna And Game Room
    • Access To Paddle And Row Boats
    **Suite #7
    Two full beds and one sleeper sofa.

    Room can sleep 6 people. *Pet friendly - Max 2 pets.
    • Kitchenette - equipped with mini fridge, microwave, toaster. Coffee maker
    • Cable tv
    • WiFi
    • lake front balconies on every suite
    • Access To Trail #7
    • Parking
    • Access To Sauna And Game Room
    • Access To Paddle And Row Boats
    **Suite #8
    One queen bed and one sleeper sofa.

    *Pet Friendly - Max 2 pets
    • Kitchenette - equipped with mini fridge, microwave, toaster. Coffee maker
    • Cable tv
    • WiFi
    • lake front balconies on every suite
    • Access To Trail #7
    • Parking
    • Access To Sauna And Game Room
    • Access To Paddle And Row Boats
    **Suite #9
    Two queen beds.

    *Pet friendly - Max 2 pets
    • Kitchenette - equipped with mini fridge, microwave, toaster. Coffee maker
    • Cable tv
    • WiFi
    • lake front balconies on every suite
    • Access To Trail #7
    • Parking
    • Access To Sauna And Game Room
    • Access To Paddle And Row Boats
    **Suite 1 - 9 - Seasonal rates vary, $120 and up. Plus tax and service fee

    *Rooms 4-9 are dog friendly (Maximum of 2 dogs. $25 pet fee per dog per night. 75 lbs max)

    **All rates subject to change without notice



    The Timber Ridge Inn also has a sauna, recreation room with pool table, free boat usage, ample parking for trailers. If you don't feel like cooking, the Buckhorn Restaurant and Bar is only a quarter of a mile away.
    Sauna
    Pool TAble
    Winter Fun

    After a most spectacular color season draws to an end, the snow starts falling and by Mid December over 300 miles of well marked, groomed snowmobile trails and deep powder meadows greet you each day. Built with the snowmobiler in mind, we are located on trail #7.

    Snowmobile rental nearby.

    snowmobiling in munising michigan

    If cross country skiing is on your mind, we're only minutes away from one of the best cross country ski trails in the Great Lakes Region. Other winter activities include dog sledding, ice fishing and snowshoeing After a full day enjoying the brisk outdoors you can warm up in our sauna and rest up in our cozy motel suites or lodge.

    Summer at Tmber Ridge just south of Munising.

    When summer arrives just trade your snowmobile suit for a swimsuit and enjoy waterskiing, boating, fishing or scuba diving. Golfing, canoeing or hiking on marked trails could round out your day as you enjoy some of the most breathtaking scenery in the world.

    The beautiful Pictured Rocks - Miners Castle and numerous waterfalls are only minutes away or just relax and enjoy the million dollar view from your own private deck.

    While you are in the Munising area, be sure to enjoy some of our many attractions:
    The Pictured Rocks

    Numerous Waterfalls

    Grand Island

    Shipwreck Cruises on a glass bottom boat

    Pictured Rocks Boat Cruises

    Scuba Diving the Alger Preserve

    Seney National Wildlife Refuge

    Canoeing the Autrain River, Canoe Livery available

    Directions

    Timber Ridge Inn is located a few minutes southwest of Munising. Take M-94 southwest of Munising, turn onto Buckhorn Road and stay to the left. We are located just a couple miles down the road.

    Timber Ridge can also be reached from Federal Forest Highway 13.


    Everyone has their own idea of that "perfect vacation"
    and we at the Timber Ridge Inn
    hope that we can be a part of yours.

    We accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express



    Call us at (906) 387-3790 for additional Information

     

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    Photos by Sheldon Minsky and Timber Ridge Inn