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Crater Lake and a Beautiful Log Home on the Williamson River

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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Crater Lake guest house description

This hand-hewn log house offers a unique vacation experience, add a cozy fire in the wood burning stove, a little snowfall and you have the perfect winter retreat. The house is the ideal setting for total relaxation. Get ready to unwind.
At Lonesome Duck we have 200 acres and 2.5 miles of private riverfront where river, pond, meadow and mountain are yours to share with duck, geese, deer, mink, beaver, hawk and eagle. Crater Lake National Park is 30 minutes away. Lava Beds National Monument and seven wildlife refuges are all nearby. The Klamath Basin was voted #1 best birding in the West by Sunset Magazine. And our manager is a Certified Wildlife Biologist who can lead birding and nature tours throughout the entire year.


A hand-hewn log house offers a unique vacation experience....add a cozy fire in the wood burning stove, a little snowfall...and you have the perfect winter retreat. The house is the ideal setting for total relaxation....get ready to unwind.

We have endless activities for all seasons. Fly fish on the famous Williamson River for trophy trout, hike, bike, canoe, kayak, visit Crater Lake National Park and the seven wildlife refuges in the area

Winter brings the opportunity to snowshoe (complimentary snowshoes for guests) and cross country ski at Crater Lake and surrounding areas. Snowmobile on hundreds of miles of local trails. Drive the Volcanic Scenic Byway... it's a great way to spend a day touring this magnificent part of the country. Birding is a year round activity.
Seasonal Highlights:

Fall: August & September are peak months for viewing Pelicans, Egrets, Herons, and Grebes. An estimated 2 million ducks & geese migrate through the Basin each Oct & Nov.
Winter: From Nov through Feb. over 500 Bald Eagles-the largest concentration in the lower 48 states- winter in the Klamath Basin.
Spring: March to May brings shorebirds and waterfowl migrating north to Alaska & Canada. Thousands return to nest in the Klamath marshes.
Summer: Brood-rearing by 200,000 ducks, geese, herons, egrets, and grebes can be seen from May to Aug.

Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 1450 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Guest House
  • Guest House

Meals

      • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

      Suitability

      • Pets Not Allowed
      • Children Welcome
      • Non Smoking Only

      Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8

      Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

      Other Amenities

          • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer, Catering Available. We also have, Lorie D (cutest black lab in world) available for dog lovers fix, Woodrow Call & Sundance (paint & Arabian horses) also available for petting, Rosco Brown-July Johnson-and Jasper (llamas) available for walks around the ranch....moreless

          Entertainment

          • Games
          • Books
          • CD Player

          Theme

          • Family
          • Away From It All
          • Adventure
          • Romantic

          Attractions

          • Library
          • Cinemas
          • Museums
          • Live Theater
          • Restaurants
          • Autumn Foliage
          • Caves
          • Pond
          • Volcano
          • Forests

          Leisure Activities

          • Wildlife Viewing
          • Horseback Riding
          • Antiquing
          • Gambling Casinos
          • Horseshoes
          • Photography
          • Sight Seeing
          • Sledding
          • Walking
          • Scenic Drives
          • Eco Tourism
          • Bird Watching

          Location Type

          • Waterfront:

            The hand hewn log guest house is on the banks of the famous Williamson River which produces some of the largest wild trout in the country. ...moreless

          • Water View:

            Enjoy a glass of wine and watch the river twinkle as it flows past your deck or relax and read while gently swaying in the hammock...moreless

          • Mountain View:

            The ranch is bordered on the east by National Forest. Keep a close eye on the hillside and you may see deer, coyote and eagles. The sunsets can be spectacular as it flows down the mountainside....moreless

          • Mountain
          • River

          sports and adventure activities

          • Fishing
          • Equestrian Events
          • Swimming
          • Basketball Court
          • Cross Country Skiing
          • Kayaking
          • Rock Climbing
          • Snowboarding
          • Snowmobiling
          • Freshwater Fishing
          • Hunting Big Game
          • Hunting Small Game
          • Mountain Climbing
          • Tennis
          • Cycling
          • Skiing
          • Golf
          • Mountain Biking
          • Hunting
          • Rafting
          • Fly Fishing
          • Hiking
          • Whitewater Rafting

          catering options

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Dining

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 6 people

              forms of payment

                  • Accept Credit Card

                  General

                  • Heating
                  • Living Room
                  • Wood Stove
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Wireless Internet
                  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer

                  Kitchen

                  • Kitchen
                  • Stove
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Toaster
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Microwave
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Grill
                  • 4 Ring Stove
                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Oven
                  • Catering Available

                  Outside

                  • Wood Deck
                  • Outdoor Grill Gas
                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Kayak / Canoe

                  Payment Type

                  • Visa
                  • Mastercard
                   

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                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  HIGH SEASON
                  May 23 - Oct 31, 2014
                  2 night min stay
                  $325
                  $2,000

                  Rates are based on 2 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest


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                  • Taxes Not included

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                  * Rate based on double occupancy ...additional charges for more than two guests.

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                  50% deposit at reservation. Balance upon check in.


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                  Location

                  Car: Necessary

                  Other Activities: National Park, Kayaking, Snowboarding, Snowmobiling, Rock Climbing,

                  Golf: Get in a round of golf on the Arnold Palmer course at the Running Y (voted one of the best 100 public courses).

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 1995

                  About the owner: Debbie & Steve Hilbert, attended U of Oregon, then lived in Lake Tahoe and operated their interion design business in Incline Village, Nv for over 30 years. Lonesome Duck has been a 18 year project that turned a delapidated ranch into a highly acclaimed guest lodging facility.

                  Why the Owner Chose Crater Lake:
                  Lonesome Duck Ranch has an 18 year track record of providing our guests with the unique travel experience they have been looking for.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Guest House:
                  Crater Lake---Horses--Llamas--Log House--Riverfront--Mountain View--Privacy


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                  Speaks: english

                   

                  Photos

                  • Right outside the door...amazing.

                    Right outside the door...amazing.

                  • Woodrow enjoying the day.

                    Woodrow enjoying the day.

                  • Lonesome Duck and the Williamson River  from the National Forest hillside

                    Lonesome Duck and the Williamson River from the National Forest hillside

                  • Spring brings a beautiful bounty.

                    Spring brings a beautiful bounty.

                  • Winter provides it's own chilling beauty everywhere.

                    Winter provides it's own chilling beauty everywhere.

                  • Checked out until spring.

                    Checked out until spring.

                  • Winter view of a natural wonder.

                    Winter view of a natural wonder.

                  • Only one place like it in the world!

                    Only one place like it in the world!

                  • Hundreds of Bald Eagles visit us in the winter.

                    Hundreds of Bald Eagles visit us in the winter.

                  • Open Territory.

                    Open Territory.

                  • Walk July Johnson or one of our other Llamas.

                    Walk July Johnson or one of our other Llamas.

                  • Debbie and Sundance

                    Debbie and Sundance

                  • Winter wonderland at the Ranch

                    Winter wonderland at the Ranch

                  • Discover natural wonders.

                    Discover natural wonders.

                  • Lorie D loves the snow.

                    Lorie D loves the snow.

                  • We love smiling faces.

                    We love smiling faces.

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                  Date last modified - Thursday, February 27, 2014

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                  2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 8

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