#1 Northern Michigan Getaway! Perfect Cottage Rental AWESOME Vacation

  • 3 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms


Well hey there! We have a great FULLY FURNISHED 3 BEDROOM, 2 FULL Bath house up for grabs! It is a newer construction ranch style home built in 2009. The home is located in St. Helen, Michigan, just past West Branch, and right before Houghton Lake. BACKS UP TO TRAILS!!!!
Sleeps 9


Cleaning fee (optional) $50
2017 Hunters Lease is available Book soon!!

Access to many ORV trails right in the back yard!!

There is a golf course
Lake St. Helen is an allsports lake. Enjoy fishing, boating, swimming, trailriding, hunting, or just relaxing. The Standish casino is 45 mintues away
Watch the sunrise in the morning. It is close to Houghton Lake, Higgins Lake, West Branch, and Roscommon, There is a marina if you would like to rent a boat. Roscommon County has now opened all county roads for ORV access. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Located just off I-75 and Exit 222. It is under an hour drive from Bay City/Midland. 2 1/2 hours from Detroit


Lake St. Helen is located in Roscommon County. It is a man-made lake covering 2930 acres. The lake has crappie, bluegill, perch, largemouth/smallmouth bass, northern pike and walleye. Fly-fishing can be done on the AuSable River. The headwaters of the southern branch of the AuSable begin at Lake St. Helen. Red Pine Natural Area Pathway Trailhead is 8 miles North of St. Helen via F-97 and Sunset Road. There is a beach less than a quarter mile away. Tanger Outlet Mall in West Branch,

I-75 passes just three miles south of St. Helen, our year round vacation land is known for it's snowmobiling with over 250 miles of trails, hunting for deer or bear or turkeys, foxes, rabbits, squirrel and partridge. Natural spring lakes with 18 miles of shoreline provides great sport fishing, jet skiing and water skiing

The home backs up to a farm that has llama, alpaca, horses. Etc. Also it is attached to Saint Helen's ATV/snowmobile trails. Hunting is prime here! Fruit/nut trees; water
You literally just walk out the door and fifty feet or so and your on the trails and in the woods!

Got mud? Saint Helen's got mud holes. And bottomless mud. Off-roaders will find mud boggin' and more---rocks, stumps, logs, water obstacles and sand---on lightly groomed trails and at tracks and parks that have been specially designed to put ATVs, 4X4s and SUVs to the test

It is heavily wooded

All appliances So cooking and laundry is a breeze! Fully furnished with tasteful furniture including televisions/Directv, 3 queen beds, a set of bunkbeds, and a twin bed. All linens and dishes available
Also features cathedral ceilings
Some good websites to learn more about the area:



3 bed
2 bath
House Size
1700 sq ft
Lot Size
Double +(backs up to state land ATV trails)

Cabin / Cottage / House / Home
Dirt Bike / Four Wheel / Snowmobiling
Beach/ Dune Buggy/ Sled

Michigan Snowmobiling, St. Helen Snowmobile Trail, St. Helen Michigan

An Interactive tour of St. Helen Michigan Snowmobile Trails with maps, current trail conditions and more

Roscommon (county seat)
Unincorporated communities
Higgins Lake
Houghton Lake
Houghton Lake Heights
St. Helen
Au Sable Township
Backus Township
Denton Township
Gerrish Township
Higgins Township
Lake Township
Lyon Township
Markey Township
Nester Township
Richfield Township
Roscommon Township

Attractions and events

The community is centered in the area of two very large lakes, in the middle of large state forests. Wildlife are nearby, including bear, deer, eagles, Kirtland's Warblers, and turkeys. Local attractions and activities include:

Bluegill Festival each summer in St. Helen
Boating, Paddling (canoe and kayak)
Bakery- Ausable Baking Company and Creamery
Gym-The Craft Center of roscommon has a lot of great equipment and personal trainers for all your workout needs
Fishing, particularly trout fishing
Fireman's Memorial- In honor of all the men and women who are firefighters. [4]
Firehouse Restaurant
Freds Bowling alley is a place to enjoy a nice dinner, play some pool and play cosmic or regular bowling
Forest Dunes Golf Course, 11th ranked public golf course according to Golf Digest
Kirtland Warbler Habitat and Festival is to the north, a must for avid bird-watchers
Michigan Shore-to-Shore Trail passes through the area. It runs from Empire to Oscoda, but also to points north and south. It is a 500-mile interconnected system of trails
Nordic skiing
ORV and groomed snowmobile trails
Saint Helen Power Sports is a great place to purchase many vehicles you would love to ride in the backwoods or back-roads
Tip-up-town winter festival, Houghton Lake last two weekends in January


  • Pets
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • A/C
  • Heating
  • TV
  • Laundry
  • Dishwasher


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