Houghton Lake Michigan Getaway
Tip Up Town USA - www.springbrookinn.com
Houghton Lake is Michigan's largest inland lake. Combined with neighboring Higgins Lake, the area has become known as Michigans other Great Lakes. The Springbrook Inn with its gorgeous rooms, excellent restaurant and Frog Tiki Bar is in the center of it all.
This area has been a traditional vacation destination for several generations of Michiganders. Of course the lakes are the most prominent feature in the region but, there is a lot more to do when you have had enough of the beach. From the Springbrook Inn in Prudenville you are minutes from those beaches, boat launches, shopping at the Posie Patch, dining, hiking, canoeing, miniature golfing, and golf courses from those for beginners to the many championship golf courses for advanced players. There is horseback riding, bird-watching, live theatre, historic destinations, snowmobile trails, cross-country skiing, ice fishing and lots of nature areas to explore.
Day 1 - Scenic Drives - Around The Lakes – Old 27 Marshlands – Quilt Block Trail – Natural Beauty Road
Day 2 - Nature Areas - Kirtlands Warbler - Ogemaw Nature Park – Lost Twin Lakes Pathway
Day 3 – Historic Attractions – Fireman's Memorial – Historical Village - CCC (Civilian Conservation Corps) Museum