This 1465 acre high fence game ranch is located in Kalkaska County in Michigans northern lower peninsula. This is a rare opportunity to own a huge track of pristine land just a short 30 minute commute to Traverse City where a full list of amenities are available as well as private and commercial air services. This tract has roughly mile of Manistee River frontage a Michigan Blue Ribbon trout stream. Cost and creativity was no option in this truly one of a kind world-class ranch estate. The craftsmanship and detail of every aspect is unmatched from the hunting blinds, tree house, cabins, support buildings, golf cart barn to the main lodge.
There are several natural and man-made ponds and over 3 miles of meandering trout stream. The tract has diverse vegetation with a good mix of cedar and tag elder swamps, hardwoods, ridges, large lush green pastures and scattered Aspen Groves which together provides exceptional year around wildlife habitat. The thick natural habitat provides the animals with the most fair chase opportunity of any high fence ranch.
Topography varies from level to rolling. An integrated road system is in place with bridges and catwalks providing excellent access throughout the property. The ranch has several custom log style improvements including a dining hall, maintenance building, equipment storage building, animal processing building, ATV building, care takers home, additional staff living quarters and two lodges perched along the banks of the Manistee River. The property has its very own 110-foot restored viewing tower offering miles of scenic Michigan countryside. There is nearly 3 square miles of high fenced northern Michigan wilderness making this your very own private sportsmans paradise. Livestock includes trophy whitetail deer, elk, bison and hogs. For additional information visit MichiganHighFenceRanch(dot com)
Improvements include: The Main Lodge, a 2200 sq ft custom log home that sleeps up to 12; The Green Lodge, an 1500 sq ft rustic style log cottage that sleeps up to 14 both of which are perched on the banks of the Manistee River. Additional buildings include a 4000 sq ft dining hall with a commercial kitchen, office, viewing room and attached care-takers residence; 4000 sq ft workshop with custom grain bins and additional 2000 sq ft attached storage building; 1,600 sq. ft. Golf cart/ATV utility building with an attached living quarters for the ranch chef or hunting guides; 20x60 covered custom vehicle storage building with a 24x24 animal processing room equipped with a 12x12 walk-in cooler; Several custom log hunting blinds and box blinds, log style tree house overlooking Pierson Creek, log building along the Manistee River and a 110 foot high restored fire/viewing tower. The ranch has roughly 3 square miles of 10 foot high fencing around the perimeter of the property.
From Cadillac/US-131: exit # 180 US-131 and go east on M-55 to M-66. North on M-66 through Lake City and continue north. Go east on W. Sharon Road. Go north on N. Sharon Road. Main gate entrance on the west side of the road. Contact agent for access instructions.
Agriculture and Farming
River rock fireplace and sassafras mantel
2 log lodges, support buildings, maintenance building, storage building, animal processing building, dining hall with office and care takers residence, cart building with additional living quarters.
In-Floor Radiant Heat
Style of House
full round red pine log, chinked log construction, built in the Adirondack Style
Oil & Gas
High Fence Game Ranch, Hunting Club, Corporate Retreat, Private Estate Ranch
Lrg. Backyard Grass
River, Stream & Ponds
Cold Storage Facility
Fenced for Cattle
Fenced for Exotic Birds/Game
Property Tax Exemption
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Minerals - % Oil & Gas Owned
Number of Ponds (water 1-5 acres)
Type of Fence
10 foot High Fence
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