Accommodation: CABIN, 3 BEDROOMS, 2 BATHS (SLEEPS 6)
Welcome to our newly purchased and remodeled “Cabin in the Pines”, ridge cabin 21. This lovely home is nestled within the towering majestic Ponderosa pines of Black Butte Ranch on a quiet cul-de-sac of Ridge Cabins. Within footsteps to Aspen Lake; South Meadow Pool and tennis courts and only a short bike ride to the Glaze Meadow Recreation Center. Our 3 bedroom, two story home has an inviting entry with all new wood flooring in the kitchen, living room and entry. The cabin has vaulted ceilings with an open floor plan between the kitchen/dining room and living room that allows for easy visiting/celebration with family and friends. The kitchen has all new alder wood cabinets, new stainless steel appliances, stone counters, and an island for abundant counter space. The dining table can expand and easily accommodate a party of six. The kitchen has a pantry and is fully furnished with all the amenities including, pots and pans, cutlery, serving dishes, and spices. All that a chef would need to put together a wonderful family meal. The living room décor is enhanced by its unique cabin theme of pine furniture built by a local craftsman’s along with the original Black Butte Ranch wrought iron lamps/accessories; and a massive lava rock fireplace. For your entertainment pleasure, there are two flat screen TV’s, one in the living room and one in the master suite. Free Wi-Fi cable is a courtesy; I phone/I pad docking station and a library of DVD’s and books for your reading pleasure. There is no land line so please bring your cell phone or just enjoy the peace and quiet.
There are three bedrooms with new Berber carpeting; new window treatments, upscale furniture and new mattress’s with quality linens. On the main floor is Bedroom one, which has a Queen bed, beautiful Cherry furniture with wrought iron details; Bedroom two has twin beds and is tastefully decorated with a “cowboy or cowgirl” theme. There is a full bathroom with tub/shower combination with new stone counters and floors on the main level. Upstairs in the loft is Bedroom three a luxurious master suite with a King size sleep # bed, its own flat screen TV, a sitting area for reading; and a full bath/shower combination with new stone counters and floors.
The home has a large HE W/D for your use and heat pump/Air Conditioning for your comfort. There is a Pack-n-Play and a portable high chair for our little guest.
Our favorite part of our remodel is the new and beautifully designed expansive deck. The new deck is furnished with high quality, comfortable deck furniture including a large glass table, umbrella and seating for six. There is also a smaller bistro table for two with swivel chairs for a more intimate setting. Four lounge chairs; a loveseat glider and a new gas grill. Everything you need to soak in the sunny Central Oregon weather; read a book or just relax and take in the wonderful mountain scenery along with the soothing rustling sounds and smell of the of the Ponderosa pines.
Our family has been coming to Black Butte Ranch for 35yrs. Black Butte Ranch provided a safe and fun environment for our children to grow and a haven for us adults to unwind from the hectic world, take a deep breath, relax and rejuvenate in one place. Now our adult children bring their children, our grandchildren to make their own family memories. We take pride in our “Cabin in the Pines” and are proud to offer our cabin for your vacation retreat. Our goal is to have families return again and again, as we did, to experience all that Black Butte Ranch has to offer and start making memories for your own family. Thank you for considering our home for your vacation retreat.
BLACK BUTTE RANCH
Location: 10miles west of Sisters, Oregon 3hrs SE of Portland, Oregon
For our guest outside of Oregon, located 30mi away, is a regional airport, “Roberts Field”. Commercial service is provided by Alaska Air, United, United express and Delta Connection provided by SkyWest Airlines.
Black Butte Ranch is one of Oregon’s premiere oldest and most desirable gated resorts. Its setting is on a sprawling 1800 acres in Central Oregon framed by the Oregon Cascades which provide breathtaking views and is surrounded on two sides by US forest lands. Within you will find a plethora of family friendly activities. It can boast of having two championship 18 hole golf courses; 4 outdoor and one year-round indoor pool; 23 paved tennis courts; 18 miles of well maintained paved biking/walking trails; and guided horseback riding. There is a beautiful Lodge that overlooks Phalarope Lake with a panoramic view of the Three Sister’s mountains and Mt Washington.
There are several recreation centers within Black Butte Ranch. The newest is at Glaze Meadow Recreation Complex, centrally located within the ranch. It has a year-round indoor pool and a outdoor pool; toddler pool; spay ground; large outside hot tub; fitness center; Wireless internet; sports shop; full service Spa; steam room; seasonal bike shop/rental; snowshoe and XC ski rentals. Adjacent to this facility are lighted tennis courts; a playground with boulders for climbing; playground structures and even a circuit for beginning bikers. During the summer months there is a snack/espresso shop, for you after your morning jog or the “pick me up” needed to keep up with your busy children. The other Recreation Center or “Rec Barn” as it is referred to, is by the Lodge where you can rent a multitude of equipment including kayaks; stand up paddle boarding or canoes; fly fishing equipment for catch and release on Phalarope Lake by the Lodge. There is also rental of all kinds of bikes; mountain bikes; 2 wheel; 3 wheel or take the whole family with a surrey ride. No need to pile all that equipment on your car. Within the Rec Barn are games, ping pong, air hockey, planned kids camps, rock climbing and even “parent’s night out” amongst other various activities. There is also a new Sports Field that offers a full-court basketball court; two pickle ball courts; two bocce ball courts; a sanded volleyball court and two horseshoe pits. Free equipment for these activities is available for check out.
For winter sports there is downhill skiing and cross country skiing 20 minutes away at HooDoo Ski Resort or one hour away at Mt Bachelor Ski Resort and snowmobile parks are an easy drive away. Or, you can stay at Black Butte Ranch and cross country ski/snow shoe on our bike pathways in the winter. The Recreation Department here at Black Butte Ranch is a wonderful resource to help you with not only planning your activities at the resort but also activities in the outlaying areas such as rock climbing; white water rafting; hiking, climbing, fly-fishing on the headwaters of the famous Metolius River to name a few. See the Black Butte Ranch website/recreation for details and call ahead to plan your activities while at the Ranch.
There are a number of dining options at the Ranch as well, including fine dining at the beautiful Lodge with stunning views; or upstairs in the Aspen Lounge. Downstairs in the Lodge lobby is a Espresso and gift shop. Robert’s Pub is another option, it overlooks Big Meadow Golf course for fine dining or pizza to go for the children.
For shopping, the small town of Sisters is just 10 miles east. It’s a charming small town with a western theme. It is well known nationally for its famous Outdoor Quilt Show in July; the Sisters Rodeo; Jazz and Folk Festivals. It has a multitude of small shops including craft stores, antiques shops; bakeries; deli’s; eateries; groceries; pubs; pharmacy and various other shops and even a movie theater. A fun town to spend an afternoon in.
Black Butte Ranch has its very own full time Police/Security; EMT’s and Fire Dept to keep Black Butte Ranch a safe place to be. Thus you can see why we call it our home away from home.