Hotel / Lodge - Grand Bear Dens

You’ll know that you’ve found that perfect hideaway when you visit us at Best Bear Lodge & Campground, located in greater Baldwin, Michigan also serving the surrounding areas. Leave your troubles behind and strike out for adventure by calling us for rates and reservations.

Or you can relax and get away from your worries with a room in our condo hotel, which comes with daily housekeeping and includes a full kitchen, air conditioning, and DISH satellite TV with up to 200 channels. The lodge itself is situated in the center of 10 acres of pure Michigan. That comes with natural peace and quiet that you can enjoy any time of the day or night, all year long.

Those with a sporting nature will love the fact that the lodge has easy access to snowmobiling and ATV trails, depending on the time of year. And hiking our Manistee National Forest is one of the joys of living that is within reach of our lodge.

There’s plenty more to enjoy of the great outdoors that’s well within range of Best Bear Lodge & Campground. Many of our guests come equipped and ready for activities such as:


  • Canoeing and boating
  • 4 wheeling 
  • Snowmobiling 
  • Biking
  • Fishing
  • Golfing
  • Horseback riding
  • Dog sledding
  • Hunting
  • Ice skating


Our hotel staff is available to point you in the right direction for the best fishing or hiking or to tell you the rules regarding hunting. And we’ll be right here waiting to settle you in for the night when you’re done.

So, be sure to take advantage of all that Irons, Michigan, has to offer while staying at the Best Bear Lodge & Campground. Call us for directions, rates, and reservations.

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