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  • Minimum stay:2-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Come Vacation with Family and Friends at the House on Wolf Creek in Nevada City, CA
Our country home sits above Wolf Creek overlooking our beautiful wooded 1 acre property. We are just 2 miles from downtown Nevada City.

It is the perfect get-away if you are seeking privacy and natural beauty. Enjoy beautiful views of the forest and our own private Trout Pond from the deck. Wake up to the sound of Wolf Creek and birds. In the evenings you will hear the frogs and see the stars from the deck. Enjoy a barbeque with the family on the deck.

The home is perfect for family fun, a quiet getaway or a group. We have 3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, family room, living room with beautiful wood burning fireplace and an updated fully equipped kitchen. The home features beautiful windows out to the woods and hardwood floors, new carpeting in the bedrooms for those chilly mornings. There are 2 king beds, one queen and a double futon in the family room. The home can very comfortably accommodate 8 people and lots of room for kids and sleeping bags in the family room.
BUNK HOUSE - additionally we have a summer bunk house. It has a bunk bed with a double on the bottom and a twin on the top. It has its own small deck and is fun for a sleep out for kids. There is no electricity or bathroom in the bunk house.

We are a short 5 minute drive from historic Nevada City's restaurants, shops, galleries and special events. In addition to Nevada City, there are many wineries just a short drive away.
We are at 3500 feet altitude and so we get some snow and it makes for a lot of fun snow play and a cozy evening in front of the fireplace in the high ceiling living room. The sloping driveway is perfect for sledding!

In the spring and summer take advantage of our close proximity to the hiking trail that follows along the Nevada County Irrigation channel (a man-made stream). The area is perfect for hiking, biking and playing! We are very close to an amazing mountain-bike trail entrance that goes for 120 miles! (For the hard core biker….)
Or just take a book out on the deck or cuddle in front of the fire and relax.
Winter Sports:
• Sugar Bowl and Boreal Ridge Ski Resorts are just 45 minutes away.
• Sledding down your own driveway!
• Snowshoeing on the property or on the trails.
• Come at Christmas time and enjoy the Nevada City Victorian Christmas celebration.

Summer:
• Wine Tasting at local wineries.
• Yuba River is close by and offers fishing, kayaking, sunning and general water fun.
• The Nevada Theater, where Mark Twain read in the 1860s, still features monthly plays
• In July, the 150-year-old town closes two blocks to cars and lets artisans take over with booths selling wine, craft cheeses, and local veggies.

We have an assortment of games and puzzles for the whole family at our house on Wolf Creek. So when you return after an active day of skiing, hiking, rafting, or fishing, you can enjoy a game together. We also have TVs and DVD players to watch a movie in front of the fire.
Check in time is 3 pm and checkout is 11 am. If you need a different arrangement please contact us - we will try to accommodate. thanks

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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 1800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    Children are definitely welcome in our home. We ask that you respect our furnishings as well as our neighbors. Please do NOT go across the creek as that is not our property. ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    We are surrounded by beautiful trees of all kinds. We must be careful with any kind of fire in our location....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    One small dog may be allowed at owner's discretion. Please discuss with owner. If approved there will be an extra cleaning deposit and a small fee....moreless

  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    the entrance to the house is level with the driveway. there are 2 bedrooms, living room, 1 bath and kitchen on the main floor....moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

  • Bedroom - Master: 1 king

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  • Family Room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

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  • Bedroom 3: 1 king

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  • Summer Bunk House: 1 bunk bed

    This a summer bunk house....great for kids or kids at heart!...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen, 1 baby crib

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  • Master Bedroom has 1 king bed and an ensuite bathroom with a shower and tub. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom - Master: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Guest Bathroom : toilet, shower

    Bathroom off the main living area and 3rd bedroom....moreless

  • Master Bathroom has tub and shower as does the guest bath in the main hallway of the cabin....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    There are TVs in the living room, master bedroom and guest bedroom as well as in the family room Full cable. ...moreless

  • Video Library

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Nevada City is 2 miles away. the town is a wonderful old mining town. It is now full of restaurants, shops and festivals. ...moreless

  • Mountain View:

    We are located on Banner Mountain.... ...moreless

  • Rural:

    we are 2 miles from Nevada City in a beautiful location with Wolf Creek running through the property and a lovely pond and property. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    lovely dining table that can seat up to 10....moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    great brick fireplace in the living room....chilly nights can be spent here....moreless

  • Garage:

    2 car garage...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    comfortable living room with a lovely view of our forested property. Large couch, 2 leather chairs and large comfy upholstered chair....plenty of room to curl up with that book! ...moreless

  • Parking:

    2 car garage and long driveway....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    washer and dryer in a separate laundry room....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    12 cup coffee maker....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Dishes and flatware for up to 12 guests. Full complement of utensils, pots and pans, baking and serving dishes. ...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Bright and cheerful in the center of the house off dining room and living room. Our kitchen is fully equipped for the finest of cooks! We also have a BBQ on the deck off of the living room. ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Electric wall oven...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Basic spices and condiments....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Full size refrigerator / freezer with ice maker....moreless

  • Stove:

    Electric glass top range....moreless

  • Toaster:

    4 slice Cuisinart toaster....moreless

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio:

    Sit amongst the trees and hear Wolf Creek and perhaps some Wood Ducks in the pond....moreless

  • Golf:

    Many near by golf courses....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    there is a large gas grill on the deck for guests to use. we ask that you please let us know if propane is needed upon your check out. Also please leave the grill CLEAN after use. ...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
High - Summer
Jun 1 - Sep 15, 2015
2 night min stay
$210
$1,400 $5,000
Thanksgiving
Nov 26 - Nov 28, 2015
3 night min stay

$630
flat fee
Christmas and New Years
Dec 23 - Dec 31, 2015
4 night min stay
$210 $220
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$200
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Housecleaning Fee $100
  • Pet Fee $50
  • Refundable Secty Deposit $400
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

We take payment via check or credit card as well as echeck. If you pay by check we suggest you pay with 2 checks - the security deposit of 400.00 will not be cashed and can be returned to you or destroyed by us.

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We may accept pets at our discretion. Please contact us if you have a pet. there is an additional charge of 50.00 per week of rental.


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Location

80 Miles
Nearest Airport
Sacramento, CA
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
National Hotel, NC
15 Miles
Nearest Golf
Winchester, Grass Valley Golf Club
20 Miles
Nearest Train
Auburn, CA
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Highway 20
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
ont know if it is the nearest - Bistro 221 in NC
40 Miles
Nearest Ski
Boreal Ridge

Car: Necessary

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012

About the owner: We purchased this lovely home in 2012 . We are bay area locals and sought a home that was 'in the country' and yet not too far to drive for weekends. We fell in love with the great little town of Nevada City, its shops, restaurants, gold rush history and special events. Our home is close to town, wineries, skiing in the winter rafting, hiking and more. We bought this to be a family home for our children and grandchildren and are now able to share it with you!

Why the Owner Chose Nevada City:
The Wolf Creek House is the perfect blend of country and activities. The house is 5 miles to Nevada City, close to wineries (many with no charge and all with no lines!), skiing, rafting, hiking, shopping and great restaurants! The home itself is spacious and yet cozy, is nestled in the pine trees and has trails on the property as well. This is a special home and location and we look forward to sharing it with you.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
You can hear the sound of Wolf Creek year round. The creek feeds our private and very special trout pond. (No fishing please these trout our a part of the family)! You can BBQ on the deck in the beautiful spring, summer and fall months. The ceiling in the living is high and the fireplace adds the perfect amount of warmth on a cold evening or morning. We have restored a small sleeping cottage for summer months - it has bunk beds and is furnished as our bunk house. Great for kids or adults in the summer months.


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Speaks: english

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Photos

  • Steps from rear deck to path to pond.

    Steps from rear deck to path to pond.

  • Front of the house

    Front of the house

  • sit by a warm fire in the winter.   even nice on cold summer nights.

    sit by a warm fire in the winter. even nice on cold summer nights.

  • Dining room table can seat up to 12

    Dining room table can seat up to 12

  • Guest Bathroom
upstairs

    Guest Bathroom upstairs

  • Hawaii Room - King bed downstairs

    Hawaii Room - King bed downstairs

  • Cozy family room with deck and its own heater.

    Cozy family room with deck and its own heater.

  • Side view of wooded property

    Side view of wooded property

  • Sit by the pond and listen to the creek run by. Feed the trout, but no fishing!

    Sit by the pond and listen to the creek run by. Feed the trout, but no fishing!

  • Holidays and a dusting of snow...

    Holidays and a dusting of snow...

  • Christmas View from rear deck to property, pond and Wolf Creek.

    Christmas View from rear deck to property, pond and Wolf Creek.

  • View of front of house and driveway.

    View of front of house and driveway.

  • entry into the house....

    entry into the house....

  • Fully equipped kitchen

    Fully equipped kitchen

  • Guest Bedroom
queen bed upstairs

    Guest Bedroom queen bed upstairs

  • view from master bedroom out to the trees

    view from master bedroom out to the trees

  • Staircase from family room and 3rd bedroom to main floor.

    Staircase from family room and 3rd bedroom to main floor.

  • Family room

    Family room

  • Pond and bunkhouse

    Pond and bunkhouse

  • Wolf Creek and walking bridge behind our property.

    Wolf Creek and walking bridge behind our property.

  • the bunkhouse - great for summer sleeping for kids and kids at heart!

    the bunkhouse - great for summer sleeping for kids and kids at heart!

  • Snowy winter evening - inside by the fire!

    Snowy winter evening - inside by the fire!

  • winter view from the living room...

    winter view from the living room...

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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 07/28/2015
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