Preserve Historic Sleeping Bear
P.O. Box 453
Empire, MI 49630
Olsen House History Center/Office Location:
3164 W. Harbor Hwy (M-22)
Maple City, MI 49630
Phone: (231) 334-6103
Located about 3 miles north of Glen Arbor, just west of Port Oneida Road,
and north of the Homestead on M-22 (W. Harbor Hwy.)
The Charles Olsen farmstead is at 3164 W. Harbor Hwy (M-22). Sign in front says Charles Olsen and Preserve Historic Sleeping Bear.
From the west: Go about 3 miles northeast of Glen Arbor. The white farmhouse and big red barn are on the left.
From the east: Take M-22 toward Glen Arbor. Pass Wheeler, Basch and Port Oneida Rd. Just past Port Oneida road is the Olsen farmhouse and barn on the right.
From Traverse City: At the intersection of Tom’s west bay, take M-72 west toward Empire (Do NOTE take M-22 to Sutton’s Bay!) approximately 15 miles. Turn right on County Rd. 667 towards Maple city. Go through Maple City with no turns. It will come to a T at 667 and M-22. Turn left onto M-22 (Harbor Hwy). Pass Wheeler Road, Basch Road and Port Oneida Road. Just past Port Oneida road is the Olsen house. (Mapquest info is incorrect.)