General Information

Living in the Michaywé Community offers many amenities and opportunities to enjoy an active lifestyle.  Property owners in good standing may enjoy heated swimming pools, hot tub (seasonal) and sauna, a private beach & beach house at Opal Lake, tennis & pickle ball courts, biking, cross-country ski and walking trails, special golf rates on the Pines Course, close to home dining & carry out at our "Inn the Woods" Restaurant and more! Social activities, cards groups, picnics and so much more make our Michaywé community special.

Summer Pool Hours: 

Due to the global COVID 19 pandemic there are health department restrictions that must be followed.  Social distancing rules will apply.  Pool capacity limit is 37 persons.  Please be a good neighbor and limit your time at the pool so all may enjoy.

  • Monday-Tuesday ~  9:00 am – 8:00 pm

  • Wednesday-Sunday ~  9:00 am – 9:00 pm


The first hour of each day is reserved for exercise swimmers.

The Michaywé swimming pools are open daily for property owners except for days when our Inn the Woods Restaurant is closed. Inn the Woods and the clubhouse and swimming pools will be closed: New Year’s Day, Super Bowl Sunday, Spring Shut Down (dates determined annually), Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day.

Opal Lake Park Hours:

Opal Lake Park is Open during the summer from 11:00am – 7:00 pm.  Michaywé Members in good standing may also reserve the Opal Lake House for special events. Please review the rules before visiting the park.

Michaywé Office Hours:


Tuesday – Friday 9:00 am – 3:00 pm.


Send correspondence to:

Michaywé  Owners Association
1535 Opal Lake Road
Gaylord, MI 49735


Main MOA Office Phone: (989) 939-8919
Fax: (989) 939-8511


Board of Directors -

General Manager -

Michaywé Applicaction



Michaywé Pines Golf Course:

Hours vary seasonally.  Visit or call 989-939-8911 for more information.  


Michaywé Inn the Woods Restaurant:

Open Wednesday-Sunday  4:00 pm - 9:00 pm.  Visit or call 989-939-8800 for more information.

Michaywe’ Real Estate Information


Alpine Realty Group (ARG):

ARG Michaywe’ Page: Featured

ARG MLS Michaywe’ Property Search: Michaywe’ Search


Local Links & Information


Otsego County Government:

Gaylord Area Chamber of Commerce :

Gaylord Area Convention & Tourism Bureau:

Pine Cone Accommodations:

Gaylord Herald Times :

Gaylord Golf Mecca Website:

Gaylord Weather: NWS Gaylord Weather

Otsego County Sheriff Residence Security Check Form

Information Regarding the Michaywe Senior Housing Project - A 55 + Lifestyle Residence - Next Steps.


Senior  Housing Project a 55 + Lifestyle

Next Steps

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Home Owners Office Phone # 989-939-8919

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