The Ultimate Base Camp for Everything!

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Last updated: 11/04/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

The Cozy Timberframe is perfectly located in the quant village of Elko. World class fly fishing and kayaking at your doorstep. Explore the areas many lakes for some cliff jumping and a swim. Feel like some downhill? Grab the planks or bikes, Fernie ski hill is only 15 minutes from here! Whether your idea of fun is photographing wildlife or rafting the mighty Elk river it all starts here.
The beautiful small town of Elko is situated on a high plateau at the base of the Rocky Mountain range, it overlooks the beautiful Rocky Mountain Trench to our west and is at the beginning of the famous Elk Valley. A nature lovers paradise, close enough to Fernie's amenities but still far enough from the tourist trap. Join the locals at the community hall for a pancake breakfast on the second Sunday of every month or pick berries with the kids right outside the back door and relax on the back deck.


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Property Type

  • House
  • 1225 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21, looking to rent to families not punks that like to mess things up on longweeks...moreless

  • Children Welcome:


  • Non Smoking Only

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Toys


  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities


  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View
  • Village
  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Paragliding
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Ski Lift Privileges
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting


  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating:

    hydronic heat and electric baseboard...moreless

  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove


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


  • Deck / Patio


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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
xmas and prime
Dec 18 - Jan 11, 2016
3 night min stay
C$1,500 C$3,300
Jun 25 - Sep 6, 2016
3 night min stay
C$1,500 C$3,300
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
C$1,300 C$3,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit C$250
  • cleaning C$100
  • Taxes Not included


Cancellation requires 30 days written notice. Cancellation fee equals one night charge.

First night is charged at the time of booking - remainder is charged 30 days prior to arrival. Cancellation requires 30 days written notice. Cancellation fee is equivalent to one night charge.

Cancellation policy:

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

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Last updated: 11/04/2015
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70 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
15 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Jaffray Pub
15 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Willow Bend
15 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
First Perk
20 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
10 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Surveyors Lake

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2014

About the owner: I grew up in the area and have a large network of close friends and family there. I currently live in Calgary and work as a Firefighter. I have a wife and four kids that love the outdoors as much as I do. We have been lucky enough to travel and explore many great places around the world. The East Kootenays is still my favourite. I've ran the rivers, and walked the mountains here, try it, I think you'll love it too.

Why the Owner Chose Fernie:
Close to everything. In minutes you can be on the beach at surveyors lake, or wake boarding at koocanusa, or hauling in a bull trout from the Elk river, or grabbing a treat at the ice cream stand, or catching a movie in Fernie after making fresh tracks in knee deep powder. Maybe start your day at the best coffee house ever, The First Perk in Jaffray, and plan your next adventure

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Brand new timber frame house, four bunk beds for the kids to recharge and enough space for Ma and Pa to relax.

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Speaks: english



  • Front of house

    Front of house

  • Kitchen


  • Bedroom 1

    Bedroom 1

  • Bedroom 3

    Bedroom 3

  • Main floor 1/2 bath

    Main floor 1/2 bath

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Homemade


  • Just 15 minutes away

    Just 15 minutes away

  • Great biking at the hill

    Great biking at the hill

  • Back of House

    Back of House

  • Bedroom 2

    Bedroom 2

  • off the back deck

    off the back deck

  • Friends and Family

    Friends and Family

  • Hiking behind the house

    Hiking behind the house

  • silver springs

    silver springs

  • Elk river falls

    Elk river falls

  • Another day of powder

    Another day of powder

VRBO #609192

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Wednesday, November 25, 2015

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