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Rapid River Headwaters Retreat

Manistee Lake, Kalkaska, Michigan
20 acres hosted by Todd V.
1 RV/tent site
This 20-acre property is surrounded by public land and is a short hike to Rapid River, which is nestled in a valley of giant cedars and white pines. The property has trails through a hardwood forest of maples, beeches and cherry trees. There is also an open meadow that boasts an abundance of wildlife. The property is secluded on a dead end two-track less than two miles from US-131 between Kalkaska and Mancelona. Torch Lake is only a 20-minute drive and Traverse City is about 45 minutes away. There is a clean porta-potty and water can be provided on request. Also, a 4-person tent can be provided. The campsite has a burn barrel, shovel and plenty of wood for late night fires. The property is a work in progress, with a goal of it becoming an eco-retreat with updated accommodations. We hope you return for more adventures to see the progress. In the meantime, enjoy!Come experience off grid camping near the Rapid River headwaters. The rustic site sits on 20-acres surrounded by 100s of acres of public land. Privacy guaranteed. There is a mixture of hardwoods and an open meadow to enjoy privacy, wildlife and tranquility. Additionally, there is miles of hiking and the Rapid River is only a short hike away.
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Manistee Lake, Kalkaska, Michigan, United StatesTraditional, ancestral territory of Anishinabewaki ᐊᓂᔑᓈᐯᐗᑭ and Odawa First Nations according to To respect the Host's privacy, the precise address of this land will be provided after booking
Hosted by Todd V.Joined in January 2023
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