Upper Michigan Sanctuary

FB: 186 Sawmill Road, Lake Linden, Michigan, 49945, United States | Hotel
Prices starting from $98.00
 

Travel Blogs from Lake Linden

Rest and Relaxation in the land of the YOOPERS

A travel blog entry by oregonnscaler

9

Well, we've been in the Upper Peninsula, in a city called Houghton (Ho-ton) for the past three nights (including tonight). We arrived from Wausau on Thursday. The trip up was really pleasant. The scenery changed more than we expected it to, with farm fields all around for awhile, then pine forests, the rolling hills. Lot's of nice rivers and lakes.

We stopped for lunch in Eagle River, WI, a nice quaint city about half way to Houghton and ...

The Northern Most Point of Michigan

A travel blog entry by louandpam

23

... came to Copper Harbor to work in the mines, went on to be a Homesteader who became the schoolteacher of the one-room school house (still stands in town), married and had kids, and ran three businesses in town during the summer months. When she was eight they relocated to FL where she still lives but continues to own a house in Copper Harbor where she visits every summer. We also befriended the owner at the Mariner North who is also a playwright ...

In the U.P. At Last!

A travel blog entry by louandpam

2

... a great place for tents.

While packing up in Baraga we struck up a conversation with a family who was out for a walk with their kids. Turns out they were from Alberta Canada and owned a golf course. They had traveled a fair amount in a camper previously on family vacations. However, when we met them they were just a few weeks into a 6 month adventure, traveling the U.S. and homeschooling along the way. So while ...

Rock hunting at abandoned copper mine

A travel blog entry by connieandjimmer

3

We enjoed the drive through the cities of Houghton and Hancock MI, both university towns, on our way along northeastern side of the river to the Maclean State Park where we spent the night. Once we set up, we went to see the town of Calumet, a former mining town, and then helped Rita & John hunt ...

Yoopers Are Us

A travel blog entry by danbren

9

... at McLain State CG. MI CGs are rather pricy, as is their gas. But, it's nice. Quite like being on the ocean, windy with a noisy surf. Tomorrow we'll go out to the end and visit Fort Wilkins built in1840 to protect the copper miners that flooded into the region. However, there was never any problems with the native Ojibwa Indians. It seems that the miners really ...

Location

This hotel is located on FB: 186 Sawmill Road, Lake Linden.
Map this hotel