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Cherry Springs State Park Cabin-10 Acre Star Gazing Field-We Put Sanity Back!

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10-Acre Star Gazing Field as Good as Cherry Springs State Park. Visit us Today!

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Last updated: 11/30/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Cabin
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Cabin Lodging near Cherry Springs State Park Star Gazing. Your Remote, Private Hilltop Cabin, Blue Skies Lodge has a private 10 acre star gazing field on a parallel with Cherry Springs State Park.
Call us at 814-320-3191.
Cherry Springs Cabin Lodging. Located in Potter County Pa in the Pa Wilds. Close to Ski Denton.
Nestled on a hilltop, amidst 50 acres of forests and meadows, is a secluded retreat known as BLUE SKIES LODGE. Far away from the noise of traffic, the glare of street lights and the madness of shopping malls, is a quiet place where you can REST, RELAX and RECHARGE.

At the end of a driveway that winds its way towards heaven, is this serene, restful place - a place where you can make time almost stand still.

As the premiere Getaway Cabin providers in the PA Wilds, we invite you to BLUE SKIES LODGE.

Leave your job and chores behind; forget about that annoying boss or employee; escape from the endless stop-and-go traffic of life. Take a detour to our cabin for a few days.

Bring a comfortable pair of walking shoes, go hiking, biking, or just lounge on the deck and read a good book. Or if you were 'Born to be Wild' bring the dirt bikes or ATVs, snowmobiles or skis.

We provide 'Flex Scheduling' to accommodate your busy lifestyle, so you're not locked into weekends or full weeks. Come when you wish . . . stay as long as you like.

Our 'Easy-Pack' Vacation Plan means we provide little luxuries and necessities for your comfort and enjoyment, so you spend less time packing and shopping - and more time relaxing.

As local owners, we are always here to make sure the cabin is clean and comfortable, and to help with any special needs that may arise.

~*~ THE LODGE ~*~
Our completely-renovated first floor features a fully-equipped kitchen, six-seat dining area and cozy den. The elegant red-and-gold-themed bedroom boasts a sumptuous queen-sized bed. The spacious bathroom includes a convenient laundry center, towels, soap and personal toiletries.

Climb the wide staircase to the Lodge-style Gathering Room, with front and rear access to the wrap-around deck. Have a seat at the built-in bar for a drink and a chat, play a rousing game of foosball or a quiet board game, or wander out onto the deck to enjoy our magnificent Northern Pennsylvania scenery.

Down the hallway is a rustic bedroom with an Amish-made, Queen-sized log bed and views of the woods and picnic area. Across the hall is the bear-themed children's' room, with log bunk beds, games and toys.

When night falls, you can enjoy a soak in the 'Gone Fishing' bathroom, complete with towels and soap (and new, spare toothbrushes and toothpaste, should you forget yours).

There are plenty of DVDs and video tapes to watch on the 32' flat-screen TV.

* * * FOR YOU STARGAZERS * * *
Located on the same parallel (41 degrees N) as Cherry Springs State Park, a Dark Sky Preserve, BLUE SKIES LODGE has a 10-acre open field with magnificent viewing capabilities. Bring your telescope - or just your eyes and a blanket. You will be amazed at the number of stars you can see here!

PLEASE NOTE: Since we are at the top of a long lane, a 4-wheel drive vehicle is necessary during winter weather.

- - - - - - - NOTABLE FACTS ABOUT THE AREA - - - - - - -

Coudersport is a borough in Potter County, Pennsylvania, 110 miles (180 km) east by south of Erie, on the Allegheny River. The population was 1,530 in 1890; 3,217 in 1900; 3,100 in 1910. The population at the 2000 census was 2,650. It is the county seat of Potter County.

The center of town is located 41.774768,-78.020868.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total land area of 5.7 square miles (14.7 km²).

Coudersport lies in a broad valley at the joining of the Allegheny and Mill Creek rivers, surrounded by the great hilltop plateaus of the Allegheny highlands.

The town is accessible from the north and south by Pennsylvania Route 44 (the old Jersey Shore Turnpike logging road) and from the west and east by U.S. Route 6, a.k.a. the 'Grand Army of the Republic Highway'.

The Allegheny River finds its headwaters on Cobb Hill, just east of Coudersport, approximately 10 miles south of the New York border. It flows west through Coudersport, then turns north into western New York, looping westward across southern Cattaraugus County for approximately 30 miles, past Portville, Olean, St. Bonaventure University and Salamanca and flowing through Seneca Indian Nation lands close to the northern boundary of Allegany State Park before re-entering northwestern Pennsylvania approximately 20 miles southeast of Jamestown, New York.

Coudersport is home to a 5,000-member, Scottish Rite Consistory, the largest in the Scottish Rite by per capita membership. It is also home to many small businesses, from doctors, dentists and lawyers to restaurants, hotels, motels, inns and rental cabins.

Coudersport was the home of 'Untouchable' Eliot Ness at the time of his death.

The Coudersport Area Recreation Park (CARP) is a sports and recreation park which was begun in the 1960s by a group of town leaders (including Dr. William L. Mitchell, a local veterinarian). It contains a football field with track and field capabilities, baseball and softball fields, basketball courts, picnic areas and hiking trails.

Coudersport has the former headquarters of Adelphia Communications, including the 72,000 SF Adelphia Operations Center, built at an estimated cost of $30 million. Adelphia went bankrupt after internal corruption earlier in the 2000s.

The fictional town of Farringdon, depicted in the Judy Bolton detective series by Margaret Sutton, is based on Coudersport, where Ms. Sutton grew up and attended school. The school, town hall, and several recognizable residences are described in her books. Judy Bolton Days, an annual festival honoring the books of the late Margaret Sutton, is hosted each October by the local Chamber of Commerce.

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Member since: 2009

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/30/2016

Property Type

  • Cabin

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Adults Must Be At Least 21 Years Old...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Children are Welcome. We even have a special Kids' Bedroom, with Log Bunk Beds and a Bear Theme!...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Please Smoke Outside Only...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    We Are Pet Friendly to Most Pets (additional fee & security do apply). Email Us or Call Us for the Details and to Discuss Your Needs....moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Blue Skies Lodge is the Perfect Place for Families, Friends or a Girls' Getaway Weekend or a Guys' Week-Away-from-Home...moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Television:

    The Cabin is too remote for cable or internet access, but there are plenty of movies to watch on DVD....moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library:

    Lots of Family-friendly Videos and DVDs!...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    On a parallel with Cherry Springs State Park Dark Sky Park. 10 Acre Star Gazing Field. Private Hilltop Location on 50 Acres with Lush Woods and Open Meadows for Hiking, Stargazing, Wildlife Viewing...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Skiing
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area

General

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Front-Load Electric Washer/Dryer...moreless

  • Heating
  • Linens Provided:

    WE PROVIDE EVERYTHING - or you may bring your own if you wish - for 2 Queen Beds, 2 Twin Bunk Beds...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street:

    Large Gravel Parking Area...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    SUVs, Campers, Snowmobile/ATV Trailers...moreless

  • Telephone:

    (2)...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Front-Load Electric Washer/Dryer...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Pots, pans, dishes, silverware - it's all here...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen:

    Complete Kitchen for Family Meals...moreless

  • Microwave:

    (2) Quick and Easy Meals & Snacks on both floors...moreless

  • Oven
  • Refrigerator:

    (2) Full-size Refrigerator/Freezer in Kitchen; Small Fridge upstairs...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Huge, Wrap-around Deck for Wildlife Viewing, Relaxing or Stargazing...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Off Season Rate
Nov 15 - Dec 29, 2016
2 night min stay
$229 $279
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
New Years
Dec 30 - Jan 1, 2017
2 night min stay
$479
Off Season Rate
Jan 2 - Feb 28, 2017
2 night min stay
$229 $279
Fri, Sat
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$349 $397
Fri, Sat

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $125
  • Pet Fee $65
  • Tax Rate 9%

Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.


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Location

On a parallel with Cherry Springs State Park,Dark Sky Park. 10 Acre Star Gazing Field. Located in Potter County PA in the Pa Wilds

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: Potter County and the PA Wilds are the most sparsely populated areas in the entire state of Pennsylvania, offering breathing room and a chance to slow down and escape from your routine.

Why the Owner Chose Austin, PA, USA:
Potter County, with its rolling hills and star-filled skies, is one of the most beautiful areas of Pennsylvania. We came here on vacation many years ago, and fell in love. Now we want to share it with you.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
Cherry Springs State Park is a Star Gazers Paradise. 'On top of the world', is the feeling you get at this mountain-top retreat, where stars are your nightlights, birdsong is your alarm clock, and crickets chirp you to sleep. The remoteness of the location will enable you to consider the magnificence of the heavens, view wildlife in their natural habitat, and allow you to truly relax.


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Calendar last updated: 11/30/2016

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  • 10-Acre Star Gazing Field as Good as Cherry Springs State Park. Visit us Today!

    10-Acre Star Gazing Field as Good as Cherry Springs State Park. Visit us Today!

  • Because You Deserve Time Off. We Put Sanity Back in Your Life. Call 814-320-3191

    Because You Deserve Time Off. We Put Sanity Back in Your Life. Call 814-320-3191

  • Bright, Spacious Kitchen for Easy Meals and Delicious Snacks

    Bright, Spacious Kitchen for Easy Meals and Delicious Snacks

  • A Quiet After-Dinner Oasis for Reading, Writing, Relaxing.

    A Quiet After-Dinner Oasis for Reading, Writing, Relaxing.

  • Your Elegant Downstairs Bedroom. Beds are Made so You Can just Fall In & Snooze.

    Your Elegant Downstairs Bedroom. Beds are Made so You Can just Fall In & Snooze.

  • Log Bunk Beds, Toys & Activities in the Kids' Room

    Log Bunk Beds, Toys & Activities in the Kids' Room

  • You Bring Food & Clothing, We Provide the Rest!  Call 814-320-3191 Today.

    You Bring Food & Clothing, We Provide the Rest! Call 814-320-3191 Today.

  • Enjoy the Peaceful Wilderness of the PA Wilds.

    Enjoy the Peaceful Wilderness of the PA Wilds.

  • Expansive Outdoor Wrap-around Deck has Space to Stretch Out and Stargaze

    Expansive Outdoor Wrap-around Deck has Space to Stretch Out and Stargaze

  • We Really Do Have Blue Skies! See for Yourself - Call Us at 814-320-3191 today!

    We Really Do Have Blue Skies! See for Yourself - Call Us at 814-320-3191 today!

  • Remote, Isolated Cabin on 55 Acres with 10-Acre Star Gazing Field

    Remote, Isolated Cabin on 55 Acres with 10-Acre Star Gazing Field

  • S'mores, Toasty Marshmallows, Burgers, BBQ Chicken, Roasted Vegetables, Mmm!!!

    S'mores, Toasty Marshmallows, Burgers, BBQ Chicken, Roasted Vegetables, Mmm!!!

  • There's Room for Everyone at the Family Table. Be Our Guests!

    There's Room for Everyone at the Family Table. Be Our Guests!

  • Downstairs Bath with Washer/Dryer. We Provide Lots of Fluffy Towels!

    Downstairs Bath with Washer/Dryer. We Provide Lots of Fluffy Towels!

  • Three Bedrooms & Two Baths - This One with a Tub and Shower.

    Three Bedrooms & Two Baths - This One with a Tub and Shower.

  • Sink into Deep Sleep in the Rustic Log Bed. Ahhh...

    Sink into Deep Sleep in the Rustic Log Bed. Ahhh...

  • Hold a Hand, Talk a Walk, Relax, Recharge and Reconnect with Those You Love.

    Hold a Hand, Talk a Walk, Relax, Recharge and Reconnect with Those You Love.

  • So Isolated & Remote, you'll think you're in the Witness Protection Program! ;)

    So Isolated & Remote, you'll think you're in the Witness Protection Program! ;)

  • Upstairs Lodge Room opens onto Huge Deck. Put Your Feet Up and Sit a Spell.

    Upstairs Lodge Room opens onto Huge Deck. Put Your Feet Up and Sit a Spell.

  • A Cabin for the Whole Family. Blue Skies Lodge - for Your Private Getaway.

    A Cabin for the Whole Family. Blue Skies Lodge - for Your Private Getaway.

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This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Wednesday, November 30, 2016

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