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Ranch Style Cabin on 20 Acres in the Beautiful Tunk Valley

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A frontier feel, a view from every window, and a wrap around deck.

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Last updated: 12/23/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Omak house description

Spectacular all round views from this ranch style cabin in the beautiful Tunk Valley -- a little known piece of rustic countryside bordering the Okanogan National Forest, northeast of Omak and near the small town of Riverside.

Enjoy nature from this luxury cabin and wrap-around porch. A birdwatcher's paradise the Tunk Valley also offers breathtaking views, hiking local forest trails, mountain biking the quiet country roads, fishing at Crawfish Lake, and wildlife viewing from the cabin, in the valley, and at the Tunk Valley Wildlife Area. It also offers just living with a frontier feel.

In summer the land is a sea of color from the grasses and wild flowers, and with the backdrop of mountains and dramatic skyscapes the cabin is a nature artists dream. An easel is provided in the main bedroom, inspiration is provided all around.

In winter the surrounding area offers cross-country and backcountry skiing, snowmobiling, and snowshoeing. The cabin is five miles from Crawfish Lake, which usually freezes hard enough to snowmobile, ski or skate on. Local skiing areas include Loup Loup Pass and Havillah, both about one hours drive away.

For those not wishing to drive the cabin sits on 20 acres of private land, where guests are free to wander. A walk around the perimeter is three quarters of a mile.

The cabin itself is at an elevation of around 3,000 feet, and stays a bit cooler than down in the valley. The main floor has a gorgeous living room with a gas cast iron stove for those cozy evenings. There is a large fully equipped kitchen and dining area, and a private master bedroom with bathroom. Upstairs it has two large bedrooms, and a full bathroom. A huge detached double garage is also available.

The cabin is approximately 14 miles from the historic country town of Riverside and the Okanogan River, nearby towns include Omak, Okanogan and Tonasket. The Many Lakes Recreational Area offers many summer activities for boaters and fishermen. Local events include the Omak Stampede and other county fairs. Easy day trips include the Tunk Valley Wildlife Area, the Stonerose Fossil beds, the state park and historical sites at Conconully, the sparkling and unspoilt Omak Lake, the ghost town of Molson, the Loomis National Forest, the Methow Valley, and the North Cascades National Park.

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Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Considered

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 7

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              Other Amenities

                  • 20 acres of private land. Hammock. Lasso and 'steer' head.

                  Entertainment

                  • DVD Player
                  • Games
                  • Pool Table
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Television
                  • Video Game Console
                  • Video Games

                  Theme

                  • Adventure
                  • Away From It All
                  • Family
                  • Romantic

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Boating
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Sledding
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                      • Mountain View

                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                      • Cross Country Skiing
                      • Cycling
                      • Fishing
                      • Fly Fishing
                      • Freshwater Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Hiking
                      • Kayaking
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Skiing
                      • Snowboarding
                      • Snowmobiling
                      • Swimming

                      Dining

                          • Dining Area

                          General

                          • Air Conditioning
                          • Clothes Dryer
                          • Garage
                          • Gas Fireplace
                          • Heating
                          • Internet:

                            New for 2015: Hughesnet Satellite internet 5 mbps download...moreless

                          • Linens Provided
                          • Parking Off Street
                          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
                          • Telephone
                          • Towels Provided
                          • Washing Machine

                          Kitchen

                          • Cooking Utensils
                          • Dishwasher
                          • Ice Maker
                          • Kitchen
                          • Microwave
                          • Refrigerator

                          Outside

                          • Bicycles:

                            A range of mountain bikes in the garage....moreless

                          • Deck / Patio
                          • Outdoor Grill

                          Payment Type

                          • Amex
                          • Discover
                          • Mastercard
                          • Visa
                           

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Winter Holiday
                          Dec 20 - Jan 4, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $225
                          $1,350
                          Winter break
                          Jan 5 - Feb 28, 2015
                          2 night min stay
                          $195
                          $1,170
                          Low season
                          Mar 1 - Apr 30, 2015
                          2 night min stay
                          $165
                          $990 $2,970
                          Spring season
                          May 1 - Jun 30, 2015
                          2 night min stay
                          $195
                          $1,170
                          Fall season
                          Sep 14 - Oct 24, 2015
                          2 night min stay
                          $195
                          $1,170
                          My Standard Rate
                          2 night min stay
                          $225
                          $1,350 $4,000
                          * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

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                          Fees:

                          • Pet Fee $25
                          • Taxes Included

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                          Last updated: 12/23/2014
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                          Car: Necessary

                           

                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2008

                          About the owner: I live and work in Seattle as a writer. My wife is a graphic designer, our three kids go to local elementary, middle and high schools. We have been customers of VRBO cabin owners across the West for many years, and decided this was a good way to occassionally rent out our own cabin. We use our cabin regularly as an escape from the big city. We love the space, the peace, and the great outdoors that the Okanogan has to offer.

                          Why the Owner Chose Omak:
                          Peace and tranquility. Wilderness views in all directions, and great access to the wild outdoors.

                          The Unique Benefits at this House:
                          Great air quality. Early morning sunshine. Forests, rivers and lakes in several directions. Wildlife is around.


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                          Speaks: english

                           

                          Photos

                          • A frontier feel, a view from every window, and a wrap around deck.

                            A frontier feel, a view from every window, and a wrap around deck.

                          • Dining area and living room

                            Dining area and living room

                          • Spring color in the valley.

                            Spring color in the valley.

                          • Romantic getaway.

                            Romantic getaway.

                          • Tunk mountain, looking north on a short hike on the property.

                            Tunk mountain, looking north on a short hike on the property.

                          • The view south from the fire circle.

                            The view south from the fire circle.

                          • Some evenings are just magical.

                            Some evenings are just magical.

                          • Omak Lake: A pristine saltwater lake open to boating/swimming (30 miles away).

                            Omak Lake: A pristine saltwater lake open to boating/swimming (30 miles away).

                          • The drive up the Tunk valley to the cabin goes through some great scenery.

                            The drive up the Tunk valley to the cabin goes through some great scenery.

                          • Whatever the weather - it's warm and toasty inside!

                            Whatever the weather - it's warm and toasty inside!

                          • Beehive Mountain in winter sun.

                            Beehive Mountain in winter sun.

                          • Winter sunset: bring a camera!

                            Winter sunset: bring a camera!

                          • Beehive Mountain, from the living room.

                            Beehive Mountain, from the living room.

                          • The main bedroom - ensuite bath/shower/toilet is to the right.

                            The main bedroom - ensuite bath/shower/toilet is to the right.

                          • Spring visitor.

                            Spring visitor.

                          • Beehive mountain in summer, from the property.

                            Beehive mountain in summer, from the property.

                          • Enjoy the 20 acres of open space.

                            Enjoy the 20 acres of open space.

                          • The east facing deck in the sun, a very relaxing place for a morning coffee.

                            The east facing deck in the sun, a very relaxing place for a morning coffee.

                          • The Okanogan river, at Riverside (14 miles from the cabin).

                            The Okanogan river, at Riverside (14 miles from the cabin).

                          • The rustic Riverside grocery, the closest store for gas, propane and supplies.

                            The rustic Riverside grocery, the closest store for gas, propane and supplies.

                          • The cabin from above.

                            The cabin from above.

                          • The cabin in winter. Snowshoes/sleds in the garage - small hill on the property.

                            The cabin in winter. Snowshoes/sleds in the garage - small hill on the property.

                          • The Okanogan forest in winter (6 miles from the cabin).

                            The Okanogan forest in winter (6 miles from the cabin).

                          • One of the two upstairs bedrooms. Both are the same size, with different layouts

                            One of the two upstairs bedrooms. Both are the same size, with different layouts

                          VRBO #181063

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                          This listing was first published here in 2008.

                          Date last modified - Tuesday, December 23, 2014

                          $165 - $225 per night (USD)
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                          3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 7

                          View calendar: Updated 12/23/14
                          Minimum stay: 2-3 nights
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                          Member since: 2008
                          Speaks: english
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                          • Response rate: 100%
                          • Calendar last updated: 12/23/2014
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