Michigan lakefront lot for sale! This 0. 8+/- acre wooded parcel has 100' of water frontage on the southern end of ruth lake! It is located in the three lakes area of spurr township, in south-eastern baraga county, in michigan's upper peninsula. Ruth lake covers 192 acres, and has a maximum depth of 36 feet. There are some islands in the lake, and some nice bays and points to explore. On the western shore you will find a state owned public access site with a hard-surfaced ramp to launch your boat. The clear water in this lake originates from the five streams that fill this water body. Ruth hosts a good number of black crappie, bluegill, northern pike, perch, smallmouth and rock bass, and walleyes. Lake ruth is connected by a channel to beaufort lake to the south, which is the largest lake of the three lakes chain. It covers 462 acres and has a maximum depth of 35 feet. This lake also contains northern pike, perch, smallmouth and rock bass, and walleyes. Further on to the south is petticoat lake. This lake is 73 acres in size and about 25 feet deep. It produces northern pike, perch, pumkinseed sunfish, smallmouth bass, and some walleye. Copper country state forest land touches the north shore of lake ruth, and other state of michigan land borders the west shore, allowing access to hunting opportunities. Hunting and wilderness photo opportunities exist here for beaver, black bear, bobcat, coyote, ruffed grouse, varying hare, and whitetail deer. Sightings of moose are also possible in the area. The parcel has power and telephone available, off year-round highway frontage, on the south side. The canal town creek flows through the property. For your convenience, there are cabin and motel rentals, a grocery-gas station, marine sales and service, snowmobile service and bar-restaurants close by. Trees common in the area include: balsam fir, black spruce, northern white-cedar, paper birch, quaking aspen, red maple, white spruce and yellow birch. If you are seeking a smaller parcel for your rv, pull-behind, or tent, you should check this property out! Seller will consider land contract offers. Please contact listing office for terms. Mls# 1094547
The vacancy rate of homes in 49861 is
52.08% with 43.14% of homes being owner-occupied. The median household income in 49861 is $47389 per year with those between 45 and 64 having the highest median income at $52665.