Come relax and get away from city life at this beautiful forest retreat. In a two hour drive from Phoenix, Arizona, you can be on top of the Mogollon Rim at 7700 foot elevation in Forest Lakes, Arizona (30 minutes east of Payson off of Highway 260. Temperatures in Forest Lakes are typically 30 degrees cooler than in Phoenix, which makes for a lovely "escape the heat" vacation or great for a frolic in the snow during the winter months.
Nestled on an acre of land overlooking the national forest, at the end of a cul-de-sac you will have all of the privacy and room to enjoy memorable family getaway. With in a 10 minute drive, there is Woods Canyon Lake and Willow Springs which are both beautiful lakes ideal for fishing and boating. There are several other lakes within close proximity including Black Canyon Lake, Bear Canyon Lake, Chevelon Lake, Knoll Lake and Blue Ridge Reservoir. There are many other summer and winter recreational opportunities including hiking, backpacking, horseback riding, camping, biking, snowshoeing, sledding and cross-country skiing.
This cabin can very comfortably accommodate two families, as there are plenty of sleeping accommodations and room. The Master bedroom is located in loft and has a king bed, private full bathroom and satellite television. Under the king bed is a convenient pull-out, pop-up toddler bed if needed. On the main floor there is a queen bed in one bedroom and two twins beds in the other. The finished basement has a fireplace, twin bed, bunk beds, futon, bar area, bathroom and laundry facilities.
Should you need them, there are also all of the baby essentials you could need, including a crib (narrow enough to fit through door ways so you can move it where you like), a changing table, highchair and a toy chest of baby friendly toys. There are gates available to secure your child from climbing up or down the spiral staircase, which is not child friendly. In the loft, there is a treadmill should you desire to squeeze in a quick workout while on your vacation.
The cabin has a roof deck with breathtaking views of the national forest and a propane grill. There is a large stone fireplace in the family room and a fully equipped kitchen. Off of the mudroom there is a small doggy door which leads to a large fenced-in area for your dog.