Western U.P. | Skanee, MI | Lake Superior’s Huron Bay

Construction Zone: New Site Build In Process


best stargazing aurora viewing anywhere in the world

complete family adventure

dog friendly property

atv/utv trails & dirt roads

RV and Special Event space

dynamic ecological and recreational hotspot

biodiverse habitat

vast protected estuarine sanctuary

aquatic and terrestrial wildlife haven

complex ecosystem— wetlands, sand dunes, diverse fishery, birds, inland water channels, native plants, lofty white pines, berries and herbs

...recharge your inner self with the best nature has to offer


WESTERN U.P.  — located on Lake Superior’s Huron Bay in Skanee, Michigan… our Smugglers Cove Beach Cabin is located on an expansive 30+ acres of wooded property with over 1000 feet of sugar sand beach providing direct access to a vast shoreline — walking, swimming, boating, paddling, peddling, floating, fishing, atv/utv trails and dirt roads… unlimited photographic scenery to capture with your camera along with expansive hiking trails integrated within a vast adjacent nature preserve… this spectacular property and protected surrounding area provide our Smugglers Cove cabin guests a unique secluded, private get away filled with popular activities at your doorstep with an array of popular attractions within walking distance.

WORLD CLASS DESTINATION — get back in touch with the best nature has to offer and recharge your inner self… no need to travel far– we got it all.

BEST OF BOTH WORLDS— touring the area with your RV, travel trailer, van, motorcycle or other vehicle, and want a change of scenery… rent space on our expansive beachfront property with or without cabin access.

ENHANCE YOUR BEACH CABIN EXPERIENCE — wanna go fishing or just scout around Huron Bay or explore Lightfoot Bay’s inlet waterway— peaceful, tranquil place to pedal or paddle and observe a biodiverse habitat… complex ecosystem, wildlife haven, broad spectrum of plants, trees—dynamic ecological and recreational hotspot… just a few minutes from our cabin!

HIKING TRAILS — sanctuary… 131 protected acres, 6500 feet within Lightfoot Bay plus 2500 feet of pristine Lake Superior barrier beach shoreline on Huron Bay… explore the rare coastal wetlands… rich habitat supports a vast array of inlet water channels, landscapes, sandy dunes, lofty pines, native plants, delicious cranberries and much more — trails are dog friendly.

WATER SPORTS — the optional  high performance ocean pedal kayaks are designed for action… the integral advanced PDL Drive System makes for a fresh, new kayaking experience. Featuring padded pedals for barefoot comfort and grip, the PDL System is capable of up to 6.0 mph propulsion… advanced pedal power technology utilizes an impressive 10.3:1 gear ratio for efficient pedaling designed to take you to nearby attractions or where ever you want to go.

FAMILY FUN — to enhance family outings, the kayaks incorporate a kid’s jump seat; there’s also plenty of room to bring your dog— complete family adventure.

GOING FISHINGthe ocean kayaks are equipped with dual flush mounted rod holders and are stable to accommodate standing.

MARINA — launch your boat or other water vehicle and access the expansive Huron Bay waterways, Huron Islands, Lake Superior and other attractions in the area.

STAR GAZING — cozy up to the fire pit in front of the cozy cabin in the evening or relax on the covered deck or take a quiet stroll on the beach and watch as nature exhibits the most glorious sunsets and spectacular constellations as seen any where in the world.

Pure Michigan — come and experience the best of Upper Peninsula’s splendor…   RSVP: Call/Text 408-603-5102