The Otter Cabin on Moose, Moose Lake, Wi(15 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-7 nights
- Property type:Cabin
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Charming One-bedroom Lakeside Cabin
The Otter Cabin on Moose was newly remodeled with all new furnishings in 2012 and sleeps a maximum of 4 people. Amenities include one bedroom with a queen bed, a living room futon (double), all bed linens, an equipped modern kitchen, satellite TV with DVD player, wireless DSL internet, picnic table and chairs, fire ring with wood provided, charcoal grill, private dock, canoe and paddles. No smoking. Well-behaved pets welcome for a fee.
The Otter Cabin is in the Chequamegan National Forest with hiking and fat tire biking trails nearby. Boating, water sports, fishing, swimming, canoeing and kayaking are all popular activities on the lake. Golfing is also popular, along with all the year-round vacation offerings of the Hayward, WI, area.
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Member since: 2012
- 800 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 4
- Children Welcome:
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4
- All bedding provided. Bedding also provided for the living room futon.
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- The Otter Cabin has new furnishings and was completely remodeled in 2012. Suggestions for you to bring: food, seasonings and condiments, towels, toiletries, t.p., life jackets, insect repellant, sunscreen, fishing gear, any desired water shoes and inflatables, flashlights, charcoal and starter. We do not provide a boat, but rental is available on the lake and the dock has tie-up rings. The Otter Cabin does not have a beach; swimming is off the dock....moreless
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
Local Services & Businesses
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Miniature Golf
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
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|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
May 5 - May 26, 2017
2 night min stay
May 27 - Sep 2, 2017
7 night min stay
Sep 3 - Oct 8, 2017
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Pet Fee $50
- Tax Rate 5.5%
We accept personal and bank checks. We do not take credit cards through VRBO to save you the % fee they charge. Your reservation is safe and confirmed once we receive your deposit. We keep in contact with all guests when each of their payments arrive.
Cancellation must be made in writing 30 days prior to your reservation.
Full deposit refund available with this 30-day cancellation notice.
If you book a two-week stay, the rate for your second week is $850.
No refunds for early departure.
If you are booking a full week in May, September, or October, the weekly rate of $900 applies.
Off-season shorter stays require a two-night minimum at $150 per night; adding additional nights are $110 per night.
The cabin only rents by the week from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend, Saturday to Saturday.
The Otter Cabin is closed in the winter (mid-October through April.)
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Journey into the Chequamegon National Forest and discover the beautiful nine mile long waters of Moose Lake. The lake reaches depths up to 32 feet and is fed by three rivers and many springs. A 'Class A' musky lake, both the elusive musky and the walleye provide sport in this healthy root beer-colored flowage. Bass and pan fishing are also fun for all ages.
Canoeing, kayaking, boating, water skiing/tubing, and swimming are additional favorite past times on the lake. The area is also popular for its miles of fat tire biking and hiking trails and for its many golf courses.
Moose Lake is located 25 miles east of Hayward, Wisconsin. The Hayward area has much to offer.... fine dining and entertainment, 7 golf courses, biking/hiking trails, the Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame, the LCO Casino, and shopping to name a few. Special Events include the Musky Festival, LCO Honor the Earth Powwow, Lumberjack World Championships, Chequamegon Fat Tire Festival, and the Moose Lake Festival.
Year Purchased: 2010
About the owner: The Hayward area has been a big part of our family's vacation life since our kids were babies, both in summer and in winter. We purchased a cabin in 1998 and have enjoyed every minute we can spend on Moose Lake and in the area. In 2014 Mike and Deb moved from Wisconsin to Cedar Rapids, Iowa, for a job change for Mike, who now teaches at the University of Iowa College of Dentistry. Deb is a former elementary and middle school teacher. Daughter Sarah, a pediatric dentist, married Karl, an orthodontist, up in the Hayward area and they are now the parents of our first grandchild. (There are many dental discussions when we get together with them!) Son Luke works for UTC Aerospace Systems in the Twin Cities; his wife, Megan, is finishing her Masters through the Savannah College of Art and Design.
Why the Owner Chose Hayward, WI, USA:
Our small family cabin is next door, and we became good friends with the former owners of The Otter Cabin through the years. When they retired to Florida, we purchased the cabin from them for future family possibilities. We are the only two cabins at the end of our road, and this also helps us maintain some control over the peace and quiet we'd always enjoyed on our part of the lake. We remodeled the cabin, purchased new furnishings, and started renting the summer of 2012.
The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
The Otter Cabin's neighbors are the lake, the forest, and our small family cabin. We only see a few lights at night across the water, and, most summers, our neighborhood family of otters is spotted swimming past the dock. There is a good boat landing close by and plenty of parking space for your trailer at the cabin.
- Primary: 319-640-5198
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Come enjoy Moose Lake in beautiful northern Wisconsin...
Completely remodeled with new furnishings in 2012.
Queen bed new in 2012.
Canoe and paddles provided; bring your own life vests.
Explore Moose Lake by canoe, kayak, or motorboat.
Canoe or boat into the beginnings of Moose Lake.
Enjoy fishing and water sports on the 9-mile long Moose Lake.
Area events include the Fat Tire Festival, just 1/2 hour away.
The Otter Cabin on Moose is ready for guests!
The living room futon folds down into a double bed.
Fully equipped modern kitchen.
One end of the dock extends into the lake with boat tie-ups.
Ready for as much activity or relaxation as you want.
The Otter Cabin on Moose is open May through October.
Come enjoy the beautiful waters of Moose Lake.
This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Monday, April 24, 2017
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