Information and links to vacation lodging facilities and recreational resources in Roscommon County, Michigan. Includes information on bed & breakfast inns, cabins & cottages, condominiums, hotels & motels, houseboats and resorts & lodges.
County Offices: Court House, Roscommon, MI 48653, (989) 275-5923. Population: 20,671.
PRINCIPAL ATTRACTIONS & EVENTS: Tip-Up Town Festival (January), Houghton Lake; Roscommon Freedom Festival (July 4th), Houghton Lake; Roscommon Arts Festival (July); Houghton Lake; Art & Crafts Fair (mid-July), Houghton Lake; Bluegill Festival (July), St. Helen; Michigan’s Fireman’s Association Memorial (mid-September), Roscommon; Houghton Lake Fall Fun Fest (October), Houghton Lake; guided color tour (October), Houghton Lake; Santa’s Workshop (November), Houghton Lake; Christmas in the Village and Candle Walk (December), Roscommon; Historical Round-up; windsurfing on Higgins Lake; Roscommon County Fair (early August); Au Sable State Forest; North Higgins Lake State Park; Bacus Creeks State Game Area; ORV trail network; South Higgins Lake State Park; Tisdale Triangle cross-country ski trails (11 groomed trails); Houghton Lake Area Historical Museum Marl Lake cross-country ski trails (3 groomed trails); Kirtland Community College (athletic and cultural facilities); many lakes including Houghton Lake, Higgins Lake, and Lake St. Helen; Houghton Lake Wildlife Research Area; Au Sable State Park; Bear Creek Waterfowl Flooding; Tittabawassee, The Cut, Muskegon, and Au Sable Rivers; six public Golf Courses; seven additional cross-country ski trails; boating resources (204 miles of rivers and streams, eight public access sites).
COMMUNITIES OF ROSCOMMON COUNTY: Higgins Lake, Houghton Lake, Houghton Lake Heights, Prudenville, Roscommon and St. Helen