Brave Hearts Estate is a 238 acre ranch that was donated to Operation Injured Soldiers by a patriot and generous supporter of our injured veterans. Opened in the spring of 2015, the Brave Hearts Estate serves as a retreat destination with a main house, Campfires, signing & s’mores, Hunting, Cable Tv & Board games and a wide variety of nearby adaptive sporting amenities.

Located in the northwestern corner of Michigan, Brave Hearts Estate is nestled just outside the city of Pellston. Veterans & their families can enjoy many nearby attractions:

  • Shop in Petoskey, Harbor Springs & Charlevoix
  • Ski Resorts/Snowmobiling
  • Boat / Swim in Michigan Lakes
  • Visit Mackinaw City & Island
  • 30 Station 3D archery Range on site
  • Sporting clays / hunt Club
  • Scenic Drives
  • Hiking & Biking trails
  • Fishing & Boating

Brave Hearts Estate offers completely free lodging for our veterans and their families. The main house has 8 bedrooms, a dining room, family room, living room, and large fully equipped kitchen and laundry room. The estate is wheelchair accessible on the main floor.

A full time caretaker /manager will be on site 24/7 to support vets and their families.

Phone number to the estate: 231.539.7111

February 4-7, 2018- Mark Martin Fishing School

February 23-25, 2018- OIS Riders and Veterans Snowmobile Weekend, Boy Scouts

March 9-11, 2018- Regular weekend

March 19, 2018, 6:30 pm- Brave Hearts Estate Volunteer Meeting, 4171 Ely Rd, Pellston, MI

March 23-25, 2018- Regular Weekend

March 30-April 1, 2018- Regular Weekend(Easter)

April 13-15, 2018- Women Veterans Retreat Weekend

April 16, 2018, 6:30 pm- Brave Hearts Estate Volunteer Meeting, 4171 Ely Rd, Pellston, Mi

April 20-22, 2018- Regular Weekend

April 27-29, 2018- Spring Clean up Weekend

May 4-6, 2018- Regular Weekend

May 17-19, 2018- Saginaw VA Men’s weekend

May 21, 2018, 6:30 pm- Brave Hearts Volunteer Meeting, 4171 Ely Rd, Pellston, MI

May 26, 2018- Wolverine Leathernecks Memorial Ride