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This 2 level home has 5 bedrooms, 3 baths and 2 kitchens on separate levels and is perfect for couples, groups or families traveling together. Inquire for smaller groups. Located 5 blocks from Lake Pepin it is easily accessible to all the attractions and fun activities the area has to offer.The upper level sleeps 7 comfortably, and has a master bedroom with master bath and Direct TV. A second bedroom with queen size bed, the third bedroom has a bunk bed over a full size bed. The upper level also has a main bathroom and washer & dryer. The kitchen is well supplied and has range, oven, microwave, fridge and dishwasher. Adjoining the kitchen is the dining area seating 6 and a deck with gas grill. The living area has comfortable seating and Direct TV, DVD/ Video player, as well as Internet.
The lower level sleeps 8 comfortably and has a main bedroom with a full size bed and set of bunk beds, an adjoining 2nd bedroom has 2 single beds. The living area has a queen size couch/ pull out bed with inflatable pillow top mattress. The living/ dining area has Direct TV and Internet. The lower level kitchen has range, oven, microwave, and fridge as well as a separate freezer for your catches of fish. The lower level also has a bathroom with shower, and a washer & dryer.
Sun. thru Wed. 2 night minimum. $145-265 per night + hospitality tax of 10.5% plus cleaning fee $50-75
Thur. thru Sat. 2 night minimum. $160-325per night. + hospitality tax of 10.5% plus cleaning fee $75
Weekly: 6 nights. $800-1,425 per wk. + hospitality tax of 10.5% plus cleaning fee $75-100
This 2 level home is perfect for couples, groups or famiies.
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Pepin, Wisconsin is located on the shores of beautiful Lake Pepin and is best known as the birthplace of Laura Ingalls Wilder. Pepin and the surrounding areas offer activities for every age and interest. Within walking distance is the Laura Ingalls Wilder museum, Lake Pepin and the Pepin marina with public beach, piers for fishing and walking, and park benches to enjoy the lake and watch the many eagles that inhabit the area. Also within walking distance is the Pepin Depot Museum offering historical railroad and steamboat displays. Pepin has many restaurant choices: fine dining lakeside, cafes, outdoor pub & grills, coffee and ice cream shops. Or pack a picnic lunch and enjoy the many parks and picnic areas, including the Laura Ingalls Wilder Park and the reconstructed log cabin birthplace of Laura just 7 miles from town. Visit the local shops featuring local artisans.
Outdoor activities abound: Pepin offers a public boat ramp, public restrooms and a new fish cleaning station, as well as many shore areas and piers to fish from. The lake offers a wide variety of species, Bass, Walleye, Northern Pike and pan fish. Hire a local guide for a great day of fishing on the lake. Owner Cliff Haugland is a U.S. Coast Guard licensed captain and experienced fisherman offering guided trips from his 620 Ranger boat. Canoe, kayak or sail the lake on one of the sailboat cruises. Hike nearby Buena Vista park for a breath taking 500 ft. view of the Mississippi River valley or the many other hiking and bike trails. The Lake Pepin area is an National Audubon Society's Important Birding Area (IBA) and is home to both Bald and Golden eagles, Tundra swans, pelicans, herons, hawks, falcons, ducks and geese, as well as many song birds. The lake and surrounding bluffs are home to eagles year round and can be seen in their natural habitat soaring the bluffs and river. Eagle nests can be spotted along the river, and make sure to visit the National Eagle Center in Wabasha, just 20 miles away.
Winter has it's own beauty with snow covers bluffs and river. Enjoy snow mobiling, ice fishing, snow shoeing, cross country skiing and even down hill skiing at a nostalgic ski resort.
Take a drive along the Great River Road and enjoy the beautiful bluffs, soaring eagles and spectacular views of Lake Pepin. Stop at the many historical markers and scenic overlooks along the way. Explore the nearby towns, including Stockholm, Maiden Rock, Alma and the many unique shops, galleries, restaurants, ice cream and cheese creameries, as well as famous pie shops. Drive to the top of a bluff overlooking the country side and pick fresh blueberries during blueberry season.
Come and enjoy all the beauty & charm Pepin has to offer!
Year Purchased: 2012
About the owner: We have been bringing our family to Pepin for over 20 years and are now making memories here with our grandchildren. Recently retired from owning & operating a construction company, we purchased this home to enjoy & share the Pepin area with guests. Cliff has a passion for fishing and was a guide on the Mississippi River in his early years, and now shares his knowledge and experience with others as a US Coast Guard licensed captain & fishing guide. A combination of rental & guide trips can be arranged. Cliff also offers eagle viewing tours from his boat on the lake.
Why the Owner Chose Lake Pepin: With 5 bedrooms, 3 baths and 2 kitchens on separate levels, it offers options for different sized groups to rent, and can comfortably sleep 15-16. Located in the town of Pepin it is easily accessible to the lake and many other attractions.