Formally known as the Timber Ridge Lodge and Motel, the Timer Ridge Inn has gone under new ownership. New owners Josh Zortman and Abby Kennedy are excited to meet returning guests who know the history behind the Timber Ridge, as well as the new guests that have found us this year! The Timber Ridge Lodge and Motel, was originally opened in 1984, and catered to snowmobilers. Now a days, the Timber Ridge Inn, which consists of nine suites, is open all year round and is a perfect setting in all seasons! Located ten miles away from Lake Superior, Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore and the town of Munising, Michigan. The Timber Ridge Inn is surounded by the Hiawatha National Forest, near local ORV trail systems, and is located down the road from the famous motel and resturant The Buckhorn Resort. ATV/ORV, snowmobilers, and anyone who loves outdoor activities will love the location of the Timber Ridge Inn! Be it summer, winter, spring or fall, we can guarantee you'll fall in love with the Upper Peninsulia of Michigan, and the Timber Ridge Inn.
The motel offers a variety of amenities at our private location, to make your stay with us as comfortable as possible. Our spacious motel rooms are perfect for those who want to connect with nature, but still want some creature comforts along the journey. The setting is secluded, wooded with a water front view, and a rustic feel. In all rooms, we provide complimentary high-speed internet access, cable T.V., mini fridges, microwaves, and toasters, and coffee makers. Other amenities at the motel include a sauna and game room, lake front balconies, coal grills and picnick tables for out door dining, free use of our john boats and paddle boat, secure parking with enough room for trailers, access to trail 7 and 1,200 miles of off-roading trails near by. This year 2023, we are upgrading all beds to high quality Pillow top or Tempurdic style Mattresses by summer. With food and gas less than a half mile away, the Timber Ridge Inn is a perfect location as well as convienient when traveling up to the UP. Trail Maps , Ice (while supplies last) Spark Plugs and Amsoil synthetic Dominator 2 cycle for ORV's available for purchase at the front desk, while supplies last! See add ons and extras section for prices on retail.
Local attractions and activities include the following:
Hiawatha National Forest, Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, 17 waterfalls near by, Lake Superior, food trucks and local breweries in town.
Winter/Fall Sports include hunting (November &December), snowmobiling, cross country skiing, ice fishing, ice climbing, ice caves, hiking, dog sled rentals.
Spring/Summer activities include ATV/ORV riding, hiking, biking, trail riding horseback, rock climbing, kayaking, boat tours and rentals, swimming, fishing, star gazing and bird watching.