Big Bay 550 Snowmobile Club

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Located on the shores of scenic Alder Bay of lake Independence. Three fully furnished cabins will make your stay in Big Bay a memorial experience.


The Inn offers you twelve comfortable guest rooms furnished with antiques, a friendly restaurant/pub room with excellent fare, a spacious lobby for relaxing and reading, a gift shop for those "North woods" treasure.


Built in 1896 and currently operating as a bed and breakfast, this immaculate dwelling of red brick with limestone corners boasts a brick tower resembling that of a medieval castle. One can experience the romance and lore of the site first hand.

Depot New

Located on Lake Independence, 23 miles north of Marquette in Big Bay, in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.
Sitting on the shores of Lake Independence, the Big Bay Train Depot has been refurbished into 5 uniquely decorated suites with fully equipped kitchens. Large rooms, full kitchen’s, in room freshly brewed coffee. New---Free wifi Internet Access ---New


Our 12 Unit Motel is conveniently located within walking distance to the general store, gas station and cafe.
Direct access to the trails right from your door with plenty of parking for ATV and Snowmobile trailers.
 A heated garage is also available upon request for repairs.
 11 of our rooms sleep 4, our 12th room is handicap accessible, which sleeps 2

Whispering Wings copy

Rustic but modern, clean and comfortable, a home away from home.
Great for family reunions, large and small groups.
Both units are completely furnished, including microwave, DIRECTV, VCR, towels and lines.


   Crams General Store and Hungry Hollow Cafe, your Hosts Joe and Kathy Cram.
A family owned and operated general store located on County Rd 550 and the Snowmobile Trail in Big Bay.