Cedar Dells, family-owned and operated.  Our vacation resort is nestled in a quiet, white cedar forest in Bark River, Mi.  Our cottages overlook Green Bay area of Lake Michigan...    Our convenient location is a hop, skip and jump to expansive beaches, picturesque bike trails and hiking paths, public golf courses, restaurants, shops and the many other attractions of Escanaba and Delta County.

        Our location is close to, yet comfortably removed from, the hustle and bustle of downtown Escanaba and is centrally located to many other Michigan Upper Peninsula attractions. Our guests enjoy relaxing at St. Michael's which has five cozy rental units- Two seasonal cottages, Two, three bedroom cottages year around and one, One-bedroom year around.  Let St. Michael's comfortable, family lakeside environment be your home away from home during your stay on Lake Michigan.  We extend a warm welcome to you, your family and friends.  Thanks for joining us.


We have some units available to pets.  We will do our best to serve your pets needs. We just ask that you pickup after them and be respectful of other guest.

‚Äč2726 State Hwy. M 35

Bark River, MI 49807


Walter J Sheedlo



Satellite TV and WIFI are available.

  Welcome to St Michael's in Cedar Dells.  

     We offer our guests a warm hospitality in a beautiful Michigan Upper Peninsula Lakeside setting with a "surround sound" of our native white cedars that provides a wilderness for a great variety of birds, year around.  It is an ideal vacation retreat time, for all who seek a sense of nature's beauty, comfort, peace and relaxation.

     Our quiet Upper Peninsula cottage resort has an easy access, of just 9 miles south of Escanaba on M-35.  Yes, our mailing address is Bark River, Michigan; however we are located on South - M-35 in Ford River Township.

     Nearby attractions and outdoor recreation activities are within easy driving distances.  You are never too far away from enjoying all that Michigan's beautiful Upper Peninsula has to offer.   Our motto:  "If you seek a beautiful peninsula look about thee."

     If you're looking for beautiful scenery and a place to relax you have found it.  St. Michael's in Cedar Dells welcomes you.  We are a small family resort nestled in a stand of white cedar trees.  It is truly, a quite HAVEN from the "hustle and bustle" of daily life in the Americas.
         Please ~~~DO~~~take a look around and see for yourself.  Delta County, in Michigan Upper Peninsula truly has something for everyone, and we'd enjoy nothing better than to share it all with you.

Thanks for your time, and may your presence join us

"And he saw that Rest was good and the land was pleasant" Gen.49:15

Escanaba, Michigan Upper Peninsula Lakeside Resort