HIGHER GROUND-Beautiful private log cabin with privacy and long range vistas. Enjoy the mountain vistas on the full wrap-around deck with rockers, loungers and patio set. Enjoy your favorite book in the cool breezes on the lower patio swings. Unwind in the new 6 person hot tub on the lower patio or relax in the hammock. Grill out under the shade trees and dine on the picnic table. To the back of the cabin, this wooded tract joins a much larger wooded tract for even longer hikes through the forest where deer and turkey abound. The adventurous will enjoy the 1/2 mile trail to the Hiking Trail to New River: It will take about 20 minutes to walk to the river and it is very steep. Just follow the signs on the trails(remember never smoke while hiking nor leave trash). The log cabin offers large greatroom with cathedral ceiling, stone fireplace with gas logs, leather living room suite, Free Wifi, Satellite Flatscreen TV (250 channels) & DVD. Dining table for 6. Fully equipped kitchen with toaster, coffee maker and all the things necessary to prepare a delicious meal. Main level bedroom with queen bed and a full bath. Large sleep/sitting loft with Satellite TV, sitting area and queen bed. Lower level offers bedroom with queen bed, full bath and gameroom with pool table. Sleeps 6. Heat ump with central heat and AC. Other amenities include: books, games, card/game table. Pets are NOT welcome at this cabin.
Our weekly rate reflects 7th night FREE. Our monthly rate reflects 28 days!
Higher Ground is a 4 Seasons Vacation Rentals and Sales vacation property. Our calendar and rates are updated instantaneously. Contact us to reserve or answer any questions. We strive to make your reservation and stay stress free. You'll receive proactive emails to keep you updated on your reservation & payments received as well an emailed check-in package. Enjoy the comforts of a luxury home when you arrive to a starter supply of paper products, hand soap and detergents. In addition, the beds are ready with fresh linens when you arrive. We offer after hours assistance. A guest book with all area information is included in each of our properties, some of which is highlighted below. We look forward to serving you!
Enjoy BLUE RIDGE MOUNTAIN ATTRACTIONS near Boone NC and West Jefferson NC including:
-Shopping: Local shops including Antiquing, Crafts, and Art Galleries in downtown West Jefferson and Boone, Tanger Outlet in Blowing Rock, Groceries Stores including Super Walmart
-Dining: Casual and fine dining in West Jefferson and Boone, Local Brewery's (Boondock's Brewing, New River Brewing, Appalachian Mountain Brewery), Winery Tours (Thistle Meadow Winery, New River Winery)
-Canoe: Canoe, Tube and Kayak the New River with local outfitters including New River Outfitters, Zaloo's Canoes, Wahoo's Adventures, River Girl Fishing Company
-Trails: Waterfalls, Scenic Overlooks and Hiking/ Running Trails on the Blue Ridge Parkway, Mount Jefferson State Natural Area, New River State Park, Elk Knob State Park, Grandfather Mountain, Rocky Knob, Kerr Scott Dam, and Grayson Highlands State Park. Mountain Biking at the Blue Ridge Parkway, Kerr Scott, Rocky Knob, Virginia Creeper Trail, and others. Sight-seeing, photography, scenic drives, and bird watching also at these locations.
-Ski: Skiing, Snowboarding offered at Appalachian Ski Mountain (also offers Ice Skating and lessons), Sugar Mountain, and Beech Mountain. Snow tubing at Hawksnest.
-Zip-lining: Hawsknest, Sky Valley Zip Tours, High Gravity Adventures, Virginia Creeper Trail
-Fishing: State stocked trout stream, fly fishing, freshwater fishing
-Horseback Riding: Burnt Hill Stables
-Major Attractions: Gem Valley Gem Mine, Tweetsie Railroad, Grandfather Mountain, Mountain Air Golf Course, Jefferson Landing Golf Course, Church of the Frescos
-Festivals, Music & Marathons: Christmas in July, Merle Fest, Faith Fest, Blue Ridge Brutal, West Jefferson Backstreet Concerts, Fiddler’s Convention, Lansing Blues Festival, Local Concerts, New River Marathon, West Jefferson Gallery Crawls and Studio Tours
-Additional Sites: Ashe County History Museum, Local Parks, Fitness Centers, Public Library, Bank/ATM
-Medical Services: Ashe County Memorial Hospital, Mountain Family Urgent Care