The SpaceFully equipped with linens, towels, kitchen essentials, spices, oils, sugar, condiments, foil, plastic wrap, garbage bags, etc. There is also a full sized washer/dryer, hammock, 3 man canoe, yard games, fishing rods, games, puzzles, books, Smart TV (with Netflix access, YouTube, Crackle, Amazon access) , internet, fire pit, and more! Just bring your swimsuits!!!
During your stay, walk into town for an ice-cream cone, home made pizza, groceries, or a drink and a meal at the local restaurant after a day on all sports Shingle Lake.
For an adventurous day, explore the local skiing, golfing, zip lining, state hiking trails, canoeing, tubing, go carts, batting cages, put put golf, hunting and the area's ATV and ORV trails.
For a more leisurely day try Clare County's antiquing, farmers' markets, multiple seasonal festivals, and the shops, bakeries, and driving tour of the area's Amish community. Guest AccessThe home is set up very nicely with 3 doors. One to enter the house near the bedrooms, one that opens to the deck and large front yard, and one that accesses the fenced in backyard and fire pit area.
A lockbox code will be given upon booking. Interaction with GuestsYour host will either meet you or give you the access code to the key in the lockbox. The NeighborhoodAt the base of the driveway is Shingle Lake Park. There is a brand new play structure for kids, swing set overlooking the lake, covered picnic/party pavilion, a new fishing dock with built in seating, a sandy beach to play or sit on, and a paved boat ramp for water access.
A quick 5 minute walk into town all on sidewalks will bring you to The Depot (for homemade subs, pizza, etc., groceries, and ice cream). Also in town is a new Dollar General for anything you may have forgotten or need during your stay. Getting AroundDay trips include: Fruitfull Orchard/hayrides/25 mins., Mt. Pleasant water park/30 mins., Soaring Eagle Casino/30 mins., Houghton Lake/40 mins., Deer Park/Zoo/Sanctuary/45 mins., winery/1 hr., Traverse City/1.5 hrs., Ludington Beach/Lake Michigan/1.75 hrs., Mackinaw City/Mackinaw Island/2 hrs. Other Things to NoteThe driveway is up an incline directly across from Shingle Lake's playground. There is a house marker at the base of the hill. The picture section has a picture of the driveway access.