For sale - michigan hunting cabin on 80-acre parcel - completely surrounded by state forest lands - what a great location for a private get-a-way retreat! This secluded property is located in covington township, in south-central baraga county in michigan's upper peninsula. The state of michigan owns nearly four million acres of land and in the upper peninsula, they are are located in the copper country, escanaba river, and lake superior state forests. The property being offered for sale is surrounded by copper country state forest land. You will have access to hours of hunting, fishing, trapping, and nature viewing in every direction! Timber harvest management in these state forest lands provide improved game habitat. The state has also been developing guidelines to improve non-game habitat. Retention of snag and den trees, woody debris, special wildlife values, and species of concern have all been incorporated into their recent forest plans. Beyond the state lands are thousands upon thousands of corporate cfa parcels for walk-in access for additional hunting, fishing, and trapping. A tributary of the murphy river meanders across the northern edge of the property. It travels just 2-3 miles northward into the southern shore of vermilac lake. Vermilac lake (also called worm on some maps) is a 622 acre, 4-7' deep lake. It has clear water and does not experience winter kill of its fish. Here you will be able to fish for feisty northern pike, as well as black crappie, bluegill, brown bullhead, golden shiner, largemouth bass, pumpkin seeds, sunfish, and yellow perch. Walleye have been planted in this lake by the dnr for many years, and master angler entries have been pulled from these waters. Locals host a popular ice fishing derby on this lake each year. There are miles and miles of nearby forest roads that offer many opportunities for mountain biking, hiking, horseback riding, and ungroomed orving and snowmobiling. After a day of exploring you'll be able to return to
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