Amish country in the north woods....
The Amish are a simple people. They live peaceable within our community here in the north woods of Northern Michigan. They choose to live without modern day technologies like electricity and automobiles. Here in AuSable River country it's common to see them riding their bike around town or driving their horse and buggy to a local store or church service. Their simple laid back friendly lifestyle makes them a great addition to the Northern Lifestyle. The Amish community is just another reason that makes the northern lifestyle of Oscoda county a friendly, safe, enjoyable place to live or visit.
The Amish are some of the nicest, peaceable, and hard-working people you will ever meet. If you drive down Kittle road in the Mio area you will see Amish farm after Amish farm and most certainly you will pass a horse and buggy and most certainly they will nod their head and or wave with a smile. Although they choose to live set apart from the rest of our culture they go out of their way to fit right into the comforting Northern Lifestyle community.
There are several Amish owned business in the area that are open to the public and are great places to shop or pick up supplies:
Highland Lumber a great place to buy building materials
Pioneer General Store containing all sorts of hardware goods and even some unique hard to find items.
Country Corners offers all sorts of bulk foods and other discount food items.
Maple Ridge Metal Supply offers metal roofing and siding materials for barns and homes.
Yoder's Bakery offers fresh baked goods like breads, pies, cookies, cakes, and more
Country Feed Supply offers all our animal feed for horses, pigs, chickens, cows, goats, dogs, cats, you name it, they have all you animal feed items as well as fertilizers and seeds.
Country Corners Greenhouse offers plants, flowers, trees, and shrubs.
The local Amish community and country side Amish farms up north in Oscoda County are some of the most pleasant, peaceable, and hard working people you will ever meet. They are most certainly a great addition to the north woods lifestyle of AuSable River country of Fairview Mio Lewiston Luzerne and Comins Michigan in Oscoda County.
"Come enjoy the Northern Lifestyle of the Huron National Forests in Northeast Michigan. The natural beauty of Oscoda County Michigan and the preserved forests and wild life of the north woods. All just minutes away from the Great Lakes of Northern Michigan."