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4 Bears Cabin - Beautiful Log Home in Ruidoso, New Mexico

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Sam & Bea Aldrich enjoying the snow

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Last updated: 04/01/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Ruidoso cabin description

4 Bears Cabin is located in the beautiful Sun Valley, Alto, New Mexico area, located about 5 miles north of Ruidoso, New Mexico at an altitude of approximately 7500 ft. The Cabin has approximately 2700 square feet and includes 4 bedrooms, 2 King and 2 Queens, a loft with twin beds and couches, 2 living areas, one upstairs with a beautiful view through a 25 feet of glassed wall and one downstairs with a game area with TV, 3 baths, covered front porch, and a huge back deck overlooking beautiful scenery. Sleeps 10-12 is an excellent vacation retreat suitable for a large family gatherings. No Pets and No Smoking permitted.

4 Bears Cabin features a wood burning stove, log stairs leading up to the loft overlooking the living area. The two main level master suites have French doors opening onto the large back deck that spans the length of the cabin. The deck has beautiful views of the mountains and is an excellent area for relaxing and enjoying the wildlife and birds. A small creek runs through the bottom of the property (in wet weather). Elk, deer, black bears, wild horses, and other wildlife is abundant in the area.

4 Bears Cabin was a dream of 4 best friends from West Texas. After locating our building site in 2000, we waited five years before starting our building project. We chose a custom design log cabin from Real Log Homes and were fortunate to find a great log home representative, Bobby & Diane Springer of Lakehills, Texas. Bobby was a wonderful source for questions and help whenever we needed anything. We highly recommend Bobby and Diane…they made our dream possible. Contact Bobby by a google search for The Texas Logman.

After driving nearly 800 miles every weekend for 2 years to work on the cabin we completed our dream project in 2007. Lots of laughs, bruises, sprains, sore muscles and one or two mashed fingers resulted in the finished project. We had help from family and friends, especially Arnold and Santa George who made the trip with us so many times.

We made lots of mistakes and learned a lot about building before finishing the cabin. Now, we can enjoy the fruits of our labor when we travel to Ruidoso to enjoy a weekend or vacation at the cabin. We are proud to share our home with our guests.

4 Bears Cabin is located at 115 Mogul Rd, Sun Valley, Alto, NM, about 5 miles north of Ruidoso on Hwy 48 (Mechem Drive), across from Alto Country Club. GPS coordinates are (appx.) Lat. 33.414929 and Long. 105.684464. Mogul Road was formerly known as Aspen Road, but the name was changed due to 911 restrictions. If you look for 107 Aspen Road on Google Maps, you should find the location. Be sure to specify Sun Valley as the location.

4 Bears Cabin is close to great golfing, shopping, skiing, Lincoln National Forest, Bonita Lake, Monjeau Lookout, Sierra Blanca, horse racing, casinos, and any outdoor activity you desire.

Keywords: New log cabin, 4 bedrooms & a large sleeping loft, 2 master suites, 2 queen bedrooms, 2 twins in loft, 3 baths, 2 living areas, exceptionally well furnished kitchen with dishwasher & microwave, huge deck overlooking mountain scenery, picnic table & grill, 2 living areas, 3 tv's with satellite & dvd, 10 minutes to downtown Ruidoso, great shopping, close to ski area, horse racing, casinos, excellent property for large family

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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 2700 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15, Beds for 10-15

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Large back Deck and Covered Front Porch, Washer, Dryer, all amenities

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable:

    (3)...moreless

  • Television:

    3 TVs, one each in upstairs master, one in downstairs living area...moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    View of mountains on rear--no housing near rear of cabin....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining:

    Table in loft for puzzles or children's activities...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer:

    New clothes dryer...moreless

  • Free Long Distance:

    free long distance within USA....moreless

  • Heating:

    Wood provided, 2 central heating units, one for main level and one for lower level...moreless

  • Internet:

    Internet available...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    All linens provided. Please notify owner if linens needed for couch beds....moreless

  • Living Room:

    2 living areas, one on main floor and one in downstairs area...moreless

  • Parking:

    Parking for 4-5 cars...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    parking in driveway...moreless

  • Telephone:

    phone available for free local or long distance calling....moreless

Kitchen

  • Kitchen:

    Very well-equipped kitchen with all accessories...moreless

  • Microwave:

    Built-in...moreless

  • Oven:

    Self-cleaning oven...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Basic pantry items supplied, salt, pepper, sugar, flour, various spices...moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Large back deck spans the width of cabin, picnic table, chairs, bird feeders - perfect for watching birds and wildlife. Front covered porch. Comfortable outdoor furniture....moreless

  • Golf:

    Golfing areas nearby include Inn of the Mountain Gods, The Links, Raintree at Sonterra...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Outdoor gas grill provided...moreless

  • Ski & Snowboard:

    Ski Apache Ski Area--Ski Run road to the ski area is 1.25 miles from cabin. Sledding area is at the intersection of Hwy 48 and Ski Run Road...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
Jun 1 - Sep 1, 2015
3 night min stay
$300
Thanksgiving 2015
Nov 25 - Nov 30, 2015
3 night min stay
$400
Christmas 2015
Dec 15 - Jan 12, 2016
4 night min stay
$450
$3,150
Spring Break 2016
Mar 1 - Apr 4, 2016
3 night min stay
$450
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$300

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Cleaning $175
  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Taxes Included

Notes:

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 04/01/2015
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Location

Car: Necessary

Casinos, Horseracing

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: 4 Bears is owned by 4 lifelong friend, Benny & Bonnie Turney and Lana & Tom Cunningham of Abilene, Texas.

Why the Owner Chose Ruidoso:
We chose Sun Valley in Alto (Ruidoso), NM for the cool mountain air, the proximity to great vacation sites, good restaurants, shopping, horse racing, casinos, and the casual atmosphere of a vacation area.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
We enjoy sitting on the large back deck in the serene mountainous area, viewing wildlife (deer, elk, bears, wild horses) and the variety of beautiful birds. We are close to Spencer Theatre which provides high quality live entertainment on a regular basis.


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Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • Sam & Bea Aldrich enjoying the snow

    Sam & Bea Aldrich enjoying the snow

  • 4 Bears Cabin

    4 Bears Cabin

  • The Stewart's & Harlan's at 4 Bears Cabin. Thanks for decorating the tree!

    The Stewart's & Harlan's at 4 Bears Cabin. Thanks for decorating the tree!

  • Waiting for Santa at 4 Bears Cabin, December 2012

    Waiting for Santa at 4 Bears Cabin, December 2012

  • Downstairs Living Area

    Downstairs Living Area

  • View of living area from the loft.

    View of living area from the loft.

  • Back Deck

    Back Deck

  • Enjoying the snow @ 4 Bears Cabin' Christmas 2012

    Enjoying the snow @ 4 Bears Cabin' Christmas 2012

  • Our deer are friendly!

    Our deer are friendly!

  • Jerri Kay & Sydney enjoying the wildlife

    Jerri Kay & Sydney enjoying the wildlife

  • The Aldrich Family @ 4 Bears Cabin

    The Aldrich Family @ 4 Bears Cabin

  • Dining Area

    Dining Area

  • King Bedroom

    King Bedroom

  • Kitchen area

    Kitchen area

  • Wild mustangs in Sun Valley near the cabin

    Wild mustangs in Sun Valley near the cabin

  • Christmas 2014 at 4 Bears Cabin!

    Christmas 2014 at 4 Bears Cabin!

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
  • Calendar last updated: 04/01/2015
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