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A Charming & Spacious Mountaintop Retreat with Spectacular View!

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Last updated: 09/29/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, 2 Living Areas, Washer/Dryer, Satellite TV, Heat/Air Conditioning & much more

Charming, four-bedroom, two bath retreat located on a secluded, one-plus-acre lot that borders Trough Creek State Park (which adjoins state forest and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers lands which are open for hunting) and is less than three miles from Raystown Lake. This retreat features central air, a spacious, fully-stocked kitchen, open living and dining areas, two first floor bedrooms, and an additional family/ game room and 2 bedrooms in the lower level. The 2nd bath is located on the lower level, has a shower only (no tub) and doubles as a utility room with the washer & dryer located there as well. You will enjoy lovely views from the large, wraparound deck or lower level patio.

Additional exterior features: boat/camper parking and fire pit.

Towels & Linens NOT provided.

NO SMOKING - Evidence of smoking in the home will result in the loss of security deposit.

Trough Creek State Park serves as a trailhead for snowmobile trails located in Rothrock State Forest

Other Activities: Amenities close to Our Retreat are Walking Trail (behind retreat in Trough Creek State Park), Balance Rock, Ice Mine, and Swinging Bridge, Trough Creek State Park; Less than two miles from our retreat is Tatman Run Beach Area and Boat Launch; Raystown Lake offers Many Outdoor Activities including Hunting, Fishing, Boating, and Hiking


Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 1800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:


  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10

  • Bedroom 3: 1 double, 1 twin/ single


  • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single


  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    Full convertible...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    Sleeper sofa...moreless

  • Beds: King Bed, Queen Bed, Double Bed/ Bunk Bed: (Upper unit is a Twin; Lower unit is a Full). These are in addition to the other twin counts (Twin/Single Bed (2) There is a pull-out sofa in the living room that sleeps 2. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    Shared w/ Washer/Dryer/Utility Room- Lower Level...moreless


  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities


  • Autumn Foliage
  • Forests
  • Marina

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain
  • Mountain View:

    Borders Trough Creek State Park. The woods are located directly behind the home. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing


  • Dining Area


  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Firewood
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    There is limited Wi-Fi available at the cabin to be used in checking emails, social media, etc. This internet can not be used to stream movies or TV shows. Internet will be monitored by stay....moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street:

    Private Yard and Drive...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wood Stove:

    Wood Stove on Lower Level. ...moreless


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    A list of cooking untensils & cookware is provided upon renting and is inventoried twice a year. Every effort is made to be sure all items are included, but items do go missing & are replaced upon next inventory....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen:

    Stocked with Dinnerware and Drinkware, Water Cooler, etc....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony
  • Patio
  • Wood Deck


Write a review 4.8
from 9 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
May 27 - Sep 9, 2016
2 night min stay
$200 $250
Fri, Sat
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Taxes Not included


PEAK-May-Sep.- $200/night,-Weekly rate + Taxes (9%) & Cleaning Fee (per person)

OFF-PEAK-Oct-Apr.- $165/night plus Taxes & Clng Fee-no addtl charge for less than 1wk

Refundable Security Deposit-$250.

PEAK-Memorial Day to Labor Day -Seven-Night Rentals Preferred

PEAK- For stays of less than 7 nights a surcharge is added.

Mon.-Thurs.: $25/night Fri.-Sun.: $50/night

Towels & Linens NOT provide

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Last updated: 09/29/2015
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Car: Recommended

Other Activities: Boating, Wildlife Viewing, Snowmobiling


Manager info

Year Purchased: 2015

About: Dave & Pam Morsberger- Owners of A Mountaintop Retreat!

Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the property manager

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  • Front View

    Front View

  • Family Room

    Family Room

  • Dining Room

    Dining Room

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Bathroom


  • Bedroom 2

    Bedroom 2

  • Bedroom 4

    Bedroom 4

  • Deck View

    Deck View

  • Raystown Lodge - Close By

    Raystown Lodge - Close By

  • Ice Mine

    Ice Mine

  • Trough Creek State Park

    Trough Creek State Park

  • Front 2

    Front 2

  • Family Room

    Family Room

  • Kitchen


  • Living Room 2

    Living Room 2

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Bedroom 3

    Bedroom 3

  • Porch


  • Tatman Run

    Tatman Run

  • Trough Creek State Park

    Trough Creek State Park

  • Lake


VRBO #106885

This listing was first published here in 2006.

Date last modified - Monday, October 05, 2015

Minimum stay: 2 nights
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