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Family Adventure Headquarters: Great Fire Pit, Huge Porch, Near Town & Trails

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Many of our guests take advantage of our huge fire pit & outdoor living space!

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Last updated: 01/24/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Sleeps:12
  • Bedrooms:5
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:Cabin
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

5BR/3BA, Sleeps12, HotTub, Huge Porch & Patio w/Firepit, Child Amenities, Paved

Welcome to our home!

Reconnect with friends or family for a fun-filled weekend, or spend a leisurely week enjoying the hiking of beautiful Blue Ridge, Georgia.

Synopsis: The road and driveway are paved to our front door. We have 4 private queen bedrooms, and a bunk room that's great for kids. We're completely kid friendly with optional bedrails, baby gates, and even a high chair available. Cooking is easy with a fully equipped kitchen and Weber gas grill. Huge covered porches, a 6 person hot tub, corn hole, horseshoes, tetherball, and a huge stone patio with a fire pit make Hid 'n' Timber a great place for socializing outdoors. We're 7 miles from the conveniences of town, 1.5 miles from Aska hiking & biking, a quarter mile from Blue Ridge Lake, and 3 miles from the Toccoa River (3 kayaks available for loan); there's truly not a more convenient location in North GA for outdoor enthusiasts.

This is a perfect getaway for the avid or occasional outdoors-person! Situated in the heart of Georgia's Aska Adventure area, some of the country's premier hiking, mountain biking, canoeing and kayaking is just moments away from the front door. Spend a long day busy with endless activities, and come back and relax in a comfortable lodge filled with things to do after dark.

We have a fully equipped kitchen, a bar for once the kids are asleep, and board games for kids of all ages. Wake up and enjoy your morning coffee on one of our three covered porches surrounded by the sounds of nature.

There are 3 full bathrooms, and four private bedrooms have comfortable Queen sized beds. The fifth bedroom has 4 bunk beds for the kids to share- it's away from the other bedrooms, so the adults will never hear the fun they are having! The master has it's own porch to relax in privacy, as well as a jetted tub to relax away the soreness of a long hike.

Our home is just a quarter mile to private access to Lake Blue Ridge, so bring your canoes!

ASKA TRAILS AREA: This area contains a 17-mile hiking and mountain biking trail system located on national forest land near Deep Gap and Stanley Gap south of Blue Ridge. Trails ascend to near 3,200 feet, providing vistas of mountain ridges, and descend to the shores of beautiful Lake Blue Ridge. They also pass through coves of mature hardwoods as well as traversing thickets of laurel and rhododendron.

HIKING: There are plenty of trails for everyone- easy to strenuous, young to old. The Aska Trails area is just 1.5 miles from the driveway to the trail head! This includes Stanley Gap, Green Mountain, and Flat Creek Loop. Not to mention the Rich Mountain And Cohutta Wilderness areas are just a short drive away!

MOUNTAIN BIKING: Aska Trails, Turkey Farm Loop, and Stanley Creek Rd. are all within 3 short miles! These trails are regarded as some of the best in the South.

CANOEING & KAYAKING: Beautiful rivers abound! Come raft down the Toccoa, kayak the Cartecay, or canoe the Olympic courses of the Ocoee, or just spend the day lounging on Lake Blue Ridge! Don't have your own gear? Outfitters and rentals are all along Aska Rd.

DOWNTOWN BLUE RIDGE: There are plenty of art galleries in downtown Blue Ridge, just 6 miles away, representing an artistic style unique to the Appalachian Mountains. You'll also find craft stores, antiques, cafes, and fine dining restaurants. The Scenic Railway also runs from Blue Ridge to McCaysville, GA, and marks the beginning of the Gold Rush in Georgia.

You won't lack for entertainment at Hid 'n' Timber of Blue Ridge, GA!

House updates:
2013 Whole house water filter
2014 Stone patio with large fire pit
2015 New Stainless dishwasher and refrigerator, XBox
2016 New granite countertops in kitchen and bar area; new carpet in basement (bedroom, bunk room, common area), new wetbar, new flooring in kitchen and main level bathroom.

Keywords: cabin lodge lake mountain bike hike backpack log house fish fishing adventure woods wooded forest Aska river tubing rafting paved
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Owner

Member since: 2011

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 01/24/2017

Property Type

  • Cabin

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

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

    The responsible party must be at least 25 years of age....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    -Bunk beds, games and books. -1 folding high chair available -1 booster seat available -2 baby gates are available for renters to install at their discretion, as needed -Pack-n-Play available; bedding is renter's responsibility -Limited availability of child proofing devices...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    No cats. Up to two dogs allowed meeting the following requirements: -Under 50lbs. -House trained adult dogs -Current on shots, flea & tick meds -Not allowed on furniture -Must stay on main level, because it is not carpeted -Additional $50 cleaning fee (flat) -Additional $100 refundable damage deposit per animal...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

    We have received positive feedback regarding accessibility for elderly and people in wheelchairs. There are two steps from the parking area to main level. There are bathrooms, the main porch, and main gathering area all on the main level. However, we do not claim to be wheelchair accessible. ...moreless

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

  • Master: 1 queen

    Full, private bathroom, walk in closet, private deck...moreless

  • Main Level Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Downstairs bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Basement level- totally dark- great for late sleepers!...moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 4 bunk bed

    Keep the kids together! Right next to downstairs bedroom....moreless

  • Inflatable mattress

    We can provide 1 inflatable mattress....moreless

  • Main level bedroom 2: 1 queen

    Private door to wrap around porch...moreless

  • -4 Queen size Beds in 4 separate private bedrooms -4 Twin bunk beds in the bunk room for the kids with 2 child guard rails for the top bunks -Pack-n-play is available for renters to use. Bedding for Pack-n-Play is the renter's responsibility. -We can provide one inflatable mattress. There is not a 'natural' place to use it, however. I'd suggest using it in the Master bedroom in addition to the existing, or in the basement level common area....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Master Bath: toilet, tub, shower, jetted tub

    Attached to Master bedroom...moreless

  • Main level bedroom: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub, shower

    Main level common bathroom- shared by main level bedrooms....moreless

  • Downstairs bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub, shower

    Common bathroom. Shared by bunk room and downstairs bedroom....moreless

  • 3 full private bathrooms. Master bath includes jetted tub.

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room:

    Foosball...moreless

  • Games:

    Several board games Outdoors: Horseshoes, Corn Hole...moreless

  • Stereo:

    LIMITED...moreless

  • Television:

    (2) Main TV has Roku, with Netflix, HuluPlus, and other specialty Roku channels. ...moreless

  • Toys:

    Outdoors: Horseshoes, Corn Hole...moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Game Console:

    XBox One Renters provide games (due to attrition). ...moreless

  • Video Games:

    Renters provide own XBox 360 games (due to loss)....moreless

  • Video Library

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake View:

    Winter view only- it's a very wooded lot!...moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Situated in a forested area of the mountains. ...moreless

  • Rural
  • Waterfront:

    Under .25 mi to the community access to Lake Blue Ridge. Not on the water....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Go for a hike in the Aska Adventure area or other near by National Forest areas. :-)...moreless

  • Heating:

    Electric, and additional space heaters for lower level. It will still be chilly in the coldest months, particularly on the basement level....moreless

  • Internet:

    Wifi...moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Open great room is fantastic for entertaining....moreless

  • Mobile Phone:

    Cell phone works clearly on property & in house. (Verizon, Sprint, AT&T- others unknown)...moreless

  • Parking:

    Easily park 5 vehicles. More with planning/coordination....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Paved all the way to the house! 5+ Cars should be able to get in and out with relative ease....moreless

  • Telephone:

    Local land line for receiving calls or emergency only....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Basic bath towels. Provide your own towels for lake/river activities....moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace:

    Limited wood may be on property, but consider bringing a newspaper or two to get it started!...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Everything you are likely to need...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Stainless steel appliances, grill, slow cooker, much more!...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Private deck off master bedroom. Have your morning coffee in peace!...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    3 covered decks. Huge wrap-around on main level. Deck off the game room/bar, with hot tub. Private sleeping deck off master. Huge stone patio, with large firepit and built in grill; Adirondack chairs....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Tandem sit-on-top kayak. Other kayaks...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    One is gas, one is charcoal grill/smoker. Built in fireplace on the stone patio....moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    Limited number of life vests....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    The hot tub sits up to 6 people. Always kept clean....moreless

  • Jetted Tub
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter
Jan 6 - Mar 31, 2017
3 night min stay
$195 $225
Fri, Sat
$950

Rates are based on 8 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Fill in the Gap
Feb 13 - Feb 16, 2017
4 night min stay

$500
flat fee
Fill in the Gap
Mar 20 - Mar 23, 2017
4 night min stay

$450
flat fee
Summer 2017
May 26 - Sep 4, 2017
5 night min stay
$275 $300
Fri, Sat
$1,450 $4,800

Rates are based on 8 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Thanksgiving
Nov 18 - Nov 26, 2017
5 night min stay
$395
$1,975

Rates are based on 10 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

Christmas
Dec 22 - Dec 29, 2017
5 night min stay
$395
$1,975

Rates are based on 10 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

New Year
Dec 30 - Jan 7, 2018
5 night min stay
$370
$1,850
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$230 $275
Fri, Sat
$1,100

Rates are based on 8 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $50
  • Cleaning $195
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $400
  • Tax Rate 12%

Notes:

-Rates based on 8 (10 for holidays) person occupancy. higher rates apply to larger parties.

-Dogs considered on a case by case basis (training, size, breed, current vaccines & flea/tick prevention); $50 fee per dog; no cats.

-All rates & fees subject to owner discretion


Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.


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Location

7.3 Miles
Nearest Airport
Blue Ridge Skyport (107 miles to Atlanta airport)
8.6 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Fightingtown Tavern
22.8 Miles
Nearest Golf
Whitepath Golf Club
8.7 Miles
Nearest Train
Blue Ridge Scenic Railway
6 Miles
Nearest Motorway
US 76/515
5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Toccoa Riverside Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Nearest Ski
Water Skiing on Lake Blue Ridge
12.8 Miles
Nearest Beach
Morganton Point Recreation Area

Car: Necessary

Any outdoor activity you can think of it available either by a walk or a short drive. Lake access 1/4 mile from the front door. The trail head of the Aska trail system is 1.5 miles away. Tubing/canoeing/kayaking on the Toccoa is 3 miles. Ocoee whitewater rafting is a 30 minute drive. Ziplining is 15 minutes away. Numerous shops and restaurants are in downtown Blue Ridge. There's really a ton to do while you stay with us!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: Matt enjoys hiking and spending time in the mountains for just about any reason. He has three young sons who will have many adventures in the Blue Ridge area. Professionally, he's an technical account manager and recruiter.

Why the Owner Chose Necowa Cove (Blue Ridge, GA, USA):
The Webster family has a long tradition of vacationing in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania. After relocating to the South decades ago, they finally decided to purchase a home in the equally endeared town of Blue Ridge, Georgia. They have a passion for nature and enjoying it up close and personal, and Blue Ridge, and the Aska Adventure Area was the perfect location to do just that. They sincerely hope that our home allows you to enjoy it the way they do.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
This home is in the perfect place for casual outdoors-people. It's paved all the way to the front steps, and within 3 miles of any kind of hiking, mountain biking or boating. Furthermore, it's the perfect place to entertain, with a huge wrap around porch, and huge stone patio with fire pit. Although the main attractions are provided by nature in the Blue Ridge, and Aska areas, we've enjoyed many a rainy weekend playing cards and board games, or even cornhole on the large porch.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 01/24/2017

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Photos

  • Many of our guests take advantage of our huge fire pit & outdoor living space!

    Many of our guests take advantage of our huge fire pit & outdoor living space!

  • Great covered outdoor living space... rain or shine!

    Great covered outdoor living space... rain or shine!

  • ...to relax by a cozy fire.

    ...to relax by a cozy fire.

  • Great room accesses kitchen, Master (top), 2 bdrms, full bath, deck & basement.

    Great room accesses kitchen, Master (top), 2 bdrms, full bath, deck & basement.

  • Master bedroom, accessed by the Great room, includes a private full bath & deck.

    Master bedroom, accessed by the Great room, includes a private full bath & deck.

  • Main level bedroom #1 has access to the wrap around porch.

    Main level bedroom #1 has access to the wrap around porch.

  • Main level bath is accessible to Great room, bedrooms #1 & #2.

    Main level bath is accessible to Great room, bedrooms #1 & #2.

  • The bunk room is affectionately named "Camp Necowa," and is great for kids.

    The bunk room is affectionately named "Camp Necowa," and is great for kids.

  • Basement bathroom is accessible to rec room/bar, bunk room, and queen bedroom.

    Basement bathroom is accessible to rec room/bar, bunk room, and queen bedroom.

  • Updated wet bar and rec area is accessible to the hot tub and fire pit.

    Updated wet bar and rec area is accessible to the hot tub and fire pit.

  • Fish, kayak or float the Toccoa. 3mi to river; 1/4mi to Lake; 1.5mi to Trails.

    Fish, kayak or float the Toccoa. 3mi to river; 1/4mi to Lake; 1.5mi to Trails.

  • Grill, roast marshmallows, or have a beer late night by the warmth of the fire.

    Grill, roast marshmallows, or have a beer late night by the warmth of the fire.

  • Hid 'n' Timber is a wonderful spot to reconnect with friends, family or nature.

    Hid 'n' Timber is a wonderful spot to reconnect with friends, family or nature.

  • The Great Room is a great communal space...

    The Great Room is a great communal space...

  • Dining table shown unfolds to seat 8 comfortably.

    Dining table shown unfolds to seat 8 comfortably.

  • Kitchen is fully equipped. Modern appliances; cooking dishes & serving plates.

    Kitchen is fully equipped. Modern appliances; cooking dishes & serving plates.

  • Master bathroom includes a shower and jetted tub. Towels provided throughout.

    Master bathroom includes a shower and jetted tub. Towels provided throughout.

  • Main level bedroom #2.

    Main level bedroom #2.

  • Basement Queen Bedroom- darkest bedroom in the house is great for late sleepers!

    Basement Queen Bedroom- darkest bedroom in the house is great for late sleepers!

  • Bunk room, basement level, includes 4 twin bunks.

    Bunk room, basement level, includes 4 twin bunks.

  • Basement level- wetbar, 50" smart TV (Roku), rec room. Access hot tub/fire pit.

    Basement level- wetbar, 50" smart TV (Roku), rec room. Access hot tub/fire pit.

  • Hot tub seats 6, and is great on a cold night. Always clean!

    Hot tub seats 6, and is great on a cold night. Always clean!

  • We have a personalized cutting board!

    We have a personalized cutting board!

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This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Tuesday, January 24, 2017

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