We are a year-around retreat and conference center with facilities available to host your event for up to 300 people, including, but not limited to meetings, camps, weddings, banquets, conferences and training events. We also provide private getaways and camping is available.
Bambi Lake Baptist Retreat and Conference Center, commonly referred to as “Bambi Lake” is a 240 acre site in Roscommon, Michigan owned by the Baptist State Convention of Michigan.
There are many recreational activities such as boating, swimming or fishing in our private 20-acre lake, playing putt-putt golf, walking our wooded hiking trails, sliding down Monster Hill in the winter, or just playing ping-pong or foosball in the game room.
If you would like to host an event at Bambi, our facilities are here for you! We have plenty of ideas on developing team-building activities and worship services. Call 989-275-5844 or email Bambi@bscm.org.
Camp Westminster provides a setting for summer camps, retreats, mission trips and outdoor summer worship on beautiful Higgins Lake. The summer camp program allows children and youth ages 7 – 17 to develop a sense of responsibility and self-worth in a caring Christian community. One-week day camps and one and two week residential sessions are offered during June, July, and August. Activities include sailing, canoeing, leadership development, hiking, climbing, swimming, crafts and nature.
Westminster by the lake worship June 14 – August 16 at 11:00 am.
Sunday morning worship services open to the public and are held in the camp’s outdoor lakefront chapel.
Camp brochures are available at the Higgins Lake-Roscommon Chamber of Commerce.
C.O.O.R is an Intermediate School District provideing special education, general education, career and technical education services as well as vocational training services for adults with disabilities through ROOC, Inc. C.O.O.R. serves Crawford, Oscoda, Ogemaw, and Roscommon counties.
The Crawford-Roscommon Conservation District is a locally elected entity of state government, whose purpose is to improve the quality of life in Crawford and Roscommon Counties by conserving and improving our natural resources for the benefit of present and future residents and visitors.
Hours: Monday & Wednesday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Located at 500 Lake Street(County Building) in Roscommon.
Meetings are held the 1st Wednesday of each month at 7:00 pm at 500 Lake Street, Roscommon. The public is welcome!
Cross Country Ski Headquarters is Pure Michigan. Come revel in Michigan’s coolest season in the heart of Lower Michigan on the nationally recognized trails of Higgins Lake’s Cross Country Ski Headquarters. Centrally located in northern Michigan’s snowbelt just three miles from I-75 and nine miles from US 127, we feature more than 10 miles of “Ginzu” groomed trails for all abilities where you can glide on freshly set tracks, or skate corduroy lanes. Cross Country Ski Headquarters offers a ski school with 4 PSIA Certified instructors.
Warm up or cool down beside the fieldstone fireplace in our stone Turtle Day Lodge while enjoying our famous homemade gourmet chili, soups and hot Panini sandwiches as well as sweet treats. You are welcome to bring your own picnic lunch!
Demo or rent the latest in skis, snowshoes, and other gear for the trail. Browse apparel from Sport Hill, The North Face, Columbia, Under Armour, and more! We can also outfit you with a complete ski package. We are unsurpassed in brand offerings for X-C Skis. Then head for more fun on nearby trails through the AuSable River’s fabled Mason Tract or Grayling’s Hanson Hills Recreation Area. Cruise the virgin white pines of Hartwick Pines State Park, or the trails of North Higgins Lake State Park, or the hardwood Ogemaw Hills north of West Branch. One visit and you’ll know why we are Michigan’s cross country ski experts! Plan your visit with daily trail condition reports, maps, online store and much more at www.crosscountryski.com
60 acre nature preserve with self-directed walking trails. The trail from the parking lot to the pond is hard surfaced and wheelchair friendly. Nature programs are available to organizations on site; Marguerite’s Cabin is available for meetings year-round. School programs, bird watch walks and nature research is available. Check our website for upcoming programs!
Open 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Monday – Thursday and 9:00 am – 3:00 pm on Friday
We seek to bring all people to Jesus by being a friendly, Christ-centered community offering.
Good Shepherd UMC is healing, help and hope.
Good Shepherd Child Development Center offers 3 & 4 year old pre-school and day care from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm and after-school care.
Since its formation in 1935, the Higgins Lake Property Owners’ Association (HLPOA) has been involved in efforts to “protect, preserve and enhance the quality of Higgins Lake and its surrounding watershed.”
Over the years the organization and its members have been involved in activities such as water quality testing, control of invasive aquatic species, reduction of shoreline erosion and promotion of greenbelts, environmental education opportunities for area students, and collaboration on projects with the Higgins Lake Foundation, Huron Pines, United States Geological Survey, Michigan Lakes & Streams Association, and local government boards and agencies.
If you are not already a member, please join now!
Kirtland is a post-secondary education facility, offering higher education in a student-focused environment, providing transfer and career technical programs; developmental studies; workforce development; personal enrchment and cultural opportunites.
Hours: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm Monday – Friday