Forested and Furnished. Artisan Crafted Log Homes Just Outside Calgary

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Last updated: 11/25/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

***Please call or email us for pricing and availability, as the calendar and rates cannot be updated with the different rental options that we can offer.
403-949-4120 /***

At the Folk Tree Lodge we have 2 log cabins: Beaver house and Deer house.
Beaver house has two units, Big Beaver and Little Beaver. The Big Beaver and the Deer house can each accommodate a maximum of 10 guests. The rates are $450 low season and $500 high season per night per cabin for 8 guests and $25 per additional guest per night.
The little Beaver is for smaller groups and can accommodate a maximum of 4 guests. The rates are $160 low season and $180 high season per night for 2 guests and $25 per additional guest per night. All together, the cabins can accommodate 24 guests.

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Escape the city to the serene and rich natural setting of the Rocky Mountain foothills, just outside of Calgary. Revitalize in the fresh forest air, cozy up to the stone fireplace, and enjoy the company of those around you. Book a week or weekend in these unique and hand crafted log cabins.

The Cabins:
At Folk Tree Lodge we have 2 cabins, the Deer house and the Beaver house. Full of character, both cabins have been recently renovated by a local folk artisan to include hand-crafted log beds, stone floor mosaics, decoupage ceilings and many more unique details waiting to be discovered. The cabins have fully equipped kitchens, comfortable living areas and modern bathrooms.

The Deer House is a 2000 sq. ft. log cabin built in 1954. Original oak floors, cozy stone fireplace, and spacious sunroom, all contribute to the rustic charm of this log cabin. Out the back, there is a private and forested patio with a BBQ, fire pit, picnic table, and some lovely swings hanging from the trees. The Deer House can accommodate 8-10 people.

The Beaver House is a 2000 sq. ft. barn style log cabin built in 1982. This cabin is divided into two units, the Upper and Lower Beaver. Giant windows overlooking the pasture, high ceilings, and warm colors, give it a well-lit and airy feel. The multi-level patio is large and has plenty of space for outdoor dining. There is a BBQ, fire pit and a really great tree house for kids. The Upper Beaver can accommodate 8-10 people, and the Lower Beaver, which is ideal for smaller groups can accommodate 2-4.

The Land:
Folk Tree Lodge is nested in a beautiful and intimate natural setting with a private 30+ acres of nature for you to explore and enjoy. It is surrounded by a pristine forest, with an abundance of natural beauty, wildlife and rich biodiversity of flora and fauna. You will discover vast open fields, a winding creek spanning the property, and a small pond. Venture just down the highway and you are in the magnificent Kananaskis country, a recreation area teeming with opportunities for nature exploration and outdoor fun. Hiking, biking, skiing and more, come and experience the beauty for yourself!

Deer house (8-10 people)
Bedroom 1 – Bird room with Queen Bed
Bedroom 2 – Heart room with Queen Bed
Bedroom 3 – Flower room with Queen Bed
Bedroom 4 – Hidden Loft with Queen Bed (steep stair access not suitable for elderly)
Optional pull-out couch in the living area

2 Bathrooms – One with shower and the other with a jetted tub.

Beaver house
Upper: (8-10 people)
Bedroom 1 – Poplar room with King Bed
Bedroom 2 – Aspen room with Queen Bed + 2 twin beds
Bedroom 3 – Spruce room with Queen Bed
Optional pull-out couch in the living area

2 Bathrooms – One with shower and other with a jetted tub

Lower: (2-4 people)
1 Bedroom with Queen bed
Optional pull-out couch in the living area

1 large bathroom with walk-in closet, and double shower

This one of a kind lodging, diverse natural environment and nearby area, creates a truly special vacation.

Don’t hesitate to contact us! We would be happy to host you for your get-away ☺

**To Book…
1. Contact us with the details of your stay, including dates, number of people and lodges requested.
2. We will provide you with a detailed invoice for your stay.
3. Secure your dates by calling in your credit card information to pay a 25% reservation deposit.

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Property Type

  • Chateau / Country House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 24, Beds for 18-24

  • Bedroom 1-Deer House: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 2 - Deer House: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 3 - Deer House: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 4 - Deer House

    loft bedroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 5 - Beaver House: 1 king


  • Bedroom 6 - Beaver House: 1 queen, 2 twin/ single


  • Bedroom 7 - Beaver House: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 8 - Little Beaver: 1 queen


  • Convertible bed(s): 3 sleep sofa /futon

    1 Deer House - 2 Beaver House...moreless

  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (7), Twin or Single Beds (2), Baby Cribs (1), double sofa bed (3)...moreless

Bathrooms: 0 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Beautiful setting on 154 acres of pasture, trees and ponds.


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities


  • Festivals
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rafting
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Tennis


  • Dining Area


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Jetted Tub


Write a review 4.5
from 2 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter-High (based on 8 guests
Dec 18 - Jan 3, 2016
3 night min stay
Spring-Low (based on 8 guests)
Jan 4 - Jun 25, 2016
2 night min stay
Summer-High (based on 8 guests
Jun 26 - Sep 7, 2016
4 night min stay
Fall-Low (based on 8 guests)
Sep 8 - Dec 17, 2016
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Tax Rate 5%


Due to the website grid, we are not able to list all of our booking options/pricing. Above are the rates for 8 guests. We have the means to accommodate anywhere from 1 to 24 guests. Please contact us for more detailed rates and information. / 403-949-4120

To book, please contact us with your credit card information and we will secure the dates by taking a 25% reservation deposit.

We require a 25% reservation deposit to confirm a booking. The best way to confirm is to provide credit card information over the phone. Our number is 403-949-4120. The remaining balance can be payed upon arrival.

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Last updated: 11/25/2015
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Explore Kananaskis country, elbow falls, bragg creek provincial park, brown-lowrey provincial park, scenic drives, massage, yoga classes, mani-pedi, walking/biking trails, ponds, campfire, swings, open fields to dense forests, quaint town of Bragg Creek 5 minutes away with lots of shopping opportunities, mountain bike rentals, wildlife viewing, snowshoeing, xcountry skiing..


Owner info

Why the Owner Chose Calgary:
Bragg Creek is a special place in the foothills of the Rockies. The atmosphere around here is relaxed and joyful, people are friendly, shops are unique, restaurants are famous, walks are relaxing and views are breathtaking. Good entertainment is always available at local events like Bragg Creek Days (July), Christmas Artisan Sale (November) , Farmers Market (all summer) , Bragg Creek Painter sale (June), Banded Peak Challenge (June), Bragg Creek Festival (May) and T’suu T’ina Pow Wow/Rodeo (July)

The Unique Benefits at this Chateau / Country House:
If simply relaxing and embracing the peaceful atmosphere of the country is not enough for you, the Folk Tree Lodge property offers opportunities for leisure strolling , nature walks, picnics, and wildlife/bird watching. The nearby Kananaskis Country is the perfect environment for any kind of outdoor experience you are looking for. Down Highway 66, you can visit the Elbow Falls, Allen Bill Pond, and the Beaver Flat. You can hike any of the numerous trails, bike or mountain-bike, go horseback riding, cross country skiing, snowshoeing, or you can enjoy a picnic with your friends and family at Forgetmenot Pond.

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Speaks: english, french, spanish


  • poplar bedroom

    poplar bedroom

  • fire pit and tree-house

    fire pit and tree-house

  • bright kitchen

    bright kitchen

  • living room

    living room

  • beaver house

    beaver house

  • pond


  • outside patio with umbrella and bbq

    outside patio with umbrella and bbq

VRBO #392952

This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Wednesday, November 25, 2015

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