This little gem is conveniently located off Hwy 4 in Dorrington just 7 miles above Arnold. Property is a nearly flat .5 acre surrounded by meadow grass, big pine & cedar trees with plenty of level, shady cabin front parking. NO STAIRS into cabin. ALL TOWELS & LINENS PROVIDED by owner. Well stocked kitchen incl microwave, Keurig & toaster. Garbage bags, paper towels & toilet paper also provided.
Bring your own food, K cup coffee pods, charcoal, firewood & insect repellent.
NO DOGS or pets allowed, no visiting pets. Non smoking cabin & no outdoor fires.
Short walk to the Lube Room restaurant & saloon. 3 miles to Calaveras Big Trees State Park. 15 miles to historic Murphy's. Nearby swimming, SUP & kayaking at White Pines lake (w/ swim beach, picnic area & fishing) in Arnold. Public pool also in Arnold.
15 miles to Lake Alpine. 18 miles to Bear Valley Mtn Resort.
In winter, path plowed from top of driveway to cabin, approx 30 yards with a gentle slope. Space for 2 cars will be plowed @ top of driveway.
The cabin was built in 1950 & has a lot of the original character & charm yet updates throughout incl kitchen, bathroom, heaters, wood stove. New backyard deck w/ picnic table, chairs, umbrella & Weber BBQ (charcoal not provided).
Year round activities right out the back door! Several Mtn biking trails right from the cabin. Short walking distance to Cross Country skiing. Walk to a small general store for breakfast and the Lube Room Saloon & restaurant for casual family dining & drinks. A short drive to formal dining in Murphy's: wine tasting, Ironstone concerts & caverns. 40 minutes to Columbia State Park.
There are two queen beds: 1 in the downstairs bedroom w/ closet & 1 upstairs in the roomy open loft (no door). Not recommended for children under 4 years old due to narrow stairway to the loft (youngsters have stayed here without any problems, just a recommendation by owners) & cabin is not child proof. We can provide a Pak n Play upon request.
Summers are mild & cabin stays naturally cool all day.
Wood burning fireplace (wood not provided) in family room & 2 new efficient gas wall heaters heat the entire cabin quickly in winter. Kitchen furnished with all the basic amenities incl: tea, spices, condiments, toaster, Keurig pods & microwave.
42" HD TV is ready for streaming using your laptop. Free WiFi available. Fresh, pure water flows from the tap so no need to bring bottled water. Gas stove/oven is smaller apartment size.
NO DOGS or pets allowed. Non smoking cabin.
Come visit our peaceful half acre under the stars & big trees, near the meadow with year round creeks. You are sure to leave relaxed & rejuvenated.
Owners are nearby & have lived in Dorrington since 2001 so feel free to reach out to us about fun adventures for your family members of all ages.