This property is perfect for a family or group looking to spend a little time in Old Forge. The property is in the village of Old Forge and is adjacent to the Enchanted Forest Water Safari and directly on the TOBIE bicycle and snow mobile trail. The Fulton Chain Brewery, with a wide selection of local brews on tap and live entertainment, is a quick minute walk from the front door. Downtown, Old Forge Pond (access point to the Fulton Chain of Lakes) and Beach, the Moose River, restaurants, shops, hiking and biking trails, playgrounds, and recreational sport fields and courts are all within a five minute walk from the house. The George T. Hiltebrant Recreation Center (North Street Pavillion), home to feativals, antique and car shows, and soccer tournaments, is down the hill from the house. A newly renovated, fully equipped fitness center with day rates operates across the street to accommodate travelers. The Enchanted Forest Water Safari is literally in the back yard and is a two minute walk to the front entrance offering visitors the more water rides than any other theme park in New York State.
For the autumn and winter enthusiasts, downhill skiing and snowboarding and many mountain hiking traills are within a ten minute ride from the house. McCauley Mountain offers four seasons of scenic trails and winter activities with access to its peak via a classic chair lift. McCauley Mountain is a short trip through the village and its peak can be seen from the top of the street. Bald Mountain is a quick ten minute car ride north and offers breathtaking views atop the firetower at its peak with a family friendly trail leading the way. Black Bear and Rocky Point Mountains offer more challenging hiking trails for the Adirondack Park adventurer.
The house can easily accommodate up to eight visitors. The two bedrooms upstairs have either a queen sized bed or has bunk beds with an additional twin size bed. The downstairs bedroom has a queen size bed. Two very comfortable futons are available in the living room and fold out to full size beds for extra sleeping arrangements. Linens and bedding are provided with rental.
The upstairs bathroom has a full bath and shower, vanity, sink, and toilet. The downstairs bathroom has a toilet, sink, and vanity.
The kitchen has a standard sized refrigerator, electric stove and range, microwave, coffee maker, toaster, and crock pot. The dining area in the kitchen has seating for six (more seating available upon request). The use of outdoor tables and gas grill are provided in the rental as well.
The living room has a large, flat screen smart television with internet access and basic digital cable (Time Warner/Spectrum). WiFi is provided for renters.
The house has a large basement with a washer and dryer and a garage for snowmobile or bicycle storage. The property can easily accommodate multiple vehicle parking.
In the colder months, oil heat keeps the house very warm and cozy. In the summer, air conditioners will provide relief from the daytime heat.