4593 Old US Highway 45 Paulding, Michigan 49912 906-827-3208 or 906-365-0358

Welcome to Running Bear Resort

Located in the Heart of Michigan’s Western Upper Peninsula 8 Rustic Cabins available for Rent Hunt, Fish, Snowmobile, ATV, Snowshoe, Canoe, Kayak, Hike, Bike, Bird Watch, or just relax! We hope our resort will be the perfect place for your vacation. Look forward to hearing from you! Your hosts, Mike & Linda


Family Owned and Operated Open All Year 1 & 2 Bedroom Cabins Nightly & Weekly Rentals Fully Equipped Kitchens Direct TV & Wireless Internet Non -smoking Cabins Pet Friendly Cabins Area for Outdoor Hunting Dogs 2 RV Campsites w/electric & water Outdoor Pavilion - Great for groups & reunions Great Access to Snowmobile Trail Located on ATV Trail Adjacent to US public lands for excellent Hunting Fish & Game Cleaning Station Nearby Numerous Fishing Lakes and Trout Streams Surrounded by Ottawa National Forest World Famous Phenomenon Paulding Mystery Light ( just 5 miles from the resort)


Within minutes of the resort enjoy beautiful Bond Falls, the Sylvania Wilderness Area, bird watching, hiking, kayaking, canoeing, groomed x-country ski & snowshoe trails. ATV and snowmobile trails are at their best in our area. Located on the ATV trail and 1 mile from the snowmobile trail so you can ride right from your cabin. Great restaurants, golf courses, even a well-known Casino. Hunting at its finest. Adjacent to US Public Lands for prime Grouse, Bear and Deer hunting. Sharpen your skill at a World Class Gun Club just down the road. Fisherman’s paradise... Famous Walleye and record holding Musky lakes, numerous quiet spring-fed lakes with large Blue Gills and Crappies. Surrounded by miles and miles of pristine Trout streams. In less than an hour you can be on the Shores of Lake Superior, visiting the majestic Porcupine Mountains, seeking history in a museum, taking a mine tour, antique shopping or on the slopes of several Midwest Downhill Ski & Snowboard spots.

The Running Bear has the convenience of being within walking distance of the Paulding General Store that supplies a variety of necessities, bait, deli counter and they also have hand dipped Ice-cream cones. We are also only a 10 minute drive, either north or south, to a town that can provide you with a wider selection of groceries, parts & hardware, hunting and fishing supplies, flowers, gifts, restaurants and a casino. Enjoy our Bear’s Den Pavilion with it's large BBQ cooker, picnic tables, lights and power outlets. Its the perfect place for group cookouts and family reunions. Try a new activity for a refreshing change. Or indulge yourself with a quiet getaway and do absolutely nothing! The Running Bear Resort can cater to whatever choice you make.


4593 Old US Hwy 45
Paulding, MI 49912  

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