Relax and enjoy yourself sitting on the porches overlooking the pristine 'Oswegatchie River'. Go swimming, rock hoping, and have a cool beverage while soaking in the many 'pools' in the Oswegatchie River. The River is 150' wide and has a rocky bottom with area of gentle rapids, rock outcrops, and pools. Upstream 1/4 mile is an area where you can launch a canoe easily and have many miles of canoeing and kayaking on the River.
Bring your boat and launch it at a state boat launch three miles away at the very scenic Lake Bonaparte. Enjoy a romantic evening at the outdoor fire pit or, on cooler nights, stoke up the glass-front woodstove. Enjoy a romantic walk through the woods and pine plantation on the 40 acre tract that the cabin is located on.
The cabin is absolutely charming, finished with all knotty pine inside, featuring a loft area, open living and kitchen area, half round log staircase and steps, and round log railings and post throughout cabin and porch areas. There is a Queen bed in lower bedroom, 1 full bed and 2 single beds in Loft area. The cabin is powered by new upgraded solar power with unlimited power. New in 2016 is Satellite TV, and WIFI.
The cabin site is located on a small point with a 180 degree view of the River. Majestic white pines along the river bank add to the beauty of this site. The cabin is accessed by a private gated road shared by four other camp owners. Cabin site is very private. There is an easy walk approach to the river shoreline. Swimming areas with flat rock ledge bottom.The new Firepit and landscaped area on waterfront is appealing and convienant.
Ride directly from Cabin 3 miles on legal open roads to Snowmobile Trail Head Parking Route S-84 access. This is located at the Harrisville Rod and Gun Club on the Middle Branch Road. There is huge parking area for trailers , a gas pump for sleds, and the Harrisville Rod and Gun Club for drinks and food. These trails are located on the Northern part of the great Lewis County trail system and connects to all trails to the south and toward Brantingham,Stillwater and Old forge if you want to travel far. The Long Pond Snowmobile Club maintains and grooms these northern Trails .
Enjoy dining and shopping at the home style restaurants and shops located in the Harrisville area better known as the 'Gateway to the Adirondacks'. There are large tracts of state land nearby for hiking and backwoods canoeing enthusiasts. An information packet is available to show the great hiking areas within 40 miles of cabin. Photos ,maps and descriptions of the trails ,locations of State Forests will be available. Also ask us about some secret gems of hikes to nearby waterfalls. Canoeing and Kayaking info packet will also be available .
Guided canoe ,kayak and hiking trips are available, Let us show you around the area, owner is a former Wilderness Ranger for NYS DEC, for a summer in the Five Ponds Wilderness Area. Day rates available.
The cabin and site is very unique and one of a kind. The sound of the River is always present. The site really is a gem and breathtaking, and, once you stay here, I know you'll want to come again.
The Adirondack Park covers some 6.1 million acres, a land area roughly the size of Vermont and greater than the National Parks of Yellowstone, Grand Canyon, Glacier and Great Smoky Mountains combined. The Adirondack Park is a publicly protected area encompassing much of the northeastern portion of Upstate New York. It is the largest state protected area in the contiguous United States, and the largest National Historic Landmark.
Now open all year round for four seasons enjoyment.
New this year wifi & satelitte TV . Also upgraded Solar System with unlimited power.
Payments for reservation deposit set up online through my on line pay pal secure account.
Strict Pet Policy in Place $40 pet fee. See Dog Policy and Rules.
Dog Policy & Rules For Cabin
1) Dog is to remain on first floor, and to stay in open living room/ kitchen area.
2) Dog is not allowed on any furniture.
3) Keep dogs paws clean and free of dirt ,mud when entering cabin.
4) Dog is to have update and current rabies vaccination
5) Owner is to remove any dog stools from yard and cabin outside area
6) Any shedded hair from dog will be cleaned and removed from inside cabin .
7) No playing with Dog inside cabin, throwing balls, jumping ,scratching, skidding, digging ect. I have hardwood floors and easily are scratched and dug up with active dogs.
8) Please walk dog away from cabin area in woods or along driveway when dog needs to Pee or #2.
9) No dogs under age of 1.5 years.