Perfect Vacation or Weekend Getaway Year 'Round(19 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-3 nights
- Property type:Cabin
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
About the Property
3 bedroom, 2 bath home on wolf creek and yet close to town
Our country home sits above Wolf Creek overlooking our beautiful wooded 1 acre property. We are just 2 miles from downtown Nevada City.
It is the perfect get-away if you are seeking privacy and natural beauty. Enjoy beautiful views of the forest and our own private Pond from the deck. Wake up to the sound of Wolf Creek and birds. In the evenings you will hear the frogs and see the stars from the deck. Enjoy a barbeque with the family on the deck.
The home is perfect for family fun, a quiet getaway or a group. We have 3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, family room, living room with beautiful wood burning fireplace and an updated fully equipped kitchen. The home features beautiful windows out to the woods and hardwood floors, new carpeting in the bedrooms for those chilly mornings. There are 2 king beds, one queen and a double futon in the family room. The home can very comfortably accommodate 8 people and lots of room for kids and sleeping bags in the family room.
We are a short 5 minute drive from historic Nevada City's restaurants, shops, galleries and special events. In addition to Nevada City, there are many wineries just a short drive away.
We are at 3500 feet altitude and so we get some snow and it makes for a lot of fun snow play and a cozy evening in front of the fireplace in the high ceiling living room. The sloping driveway is perfect for sledding!
In the spring and summer take advantage of our close proximity to the hiking trail that follows along the Nevada County Irrigation channel (a man-made stream). The area is perfect for hiking, biking and playing! We are very close to an amazing mountain-bike trail entrance that goes for 120 miles! (For the hard core biker….)
Or just take a book out on the deck or cuddle in front of the fire and relax.
• Sugar Bowl and Boreal Ridge Ski Resorts are just 45 minutes away.
• Sledding down your own driveway!
• Snowshoeing on the property or on the trails.
• Come at Christmas time and enjoy the Nevada City Victorian Christmas celebration.
• Wine Tasting at local wineries.
• Yuba River is close by and offers fishing, kayaking, sunning and general water fun.
• The Nevada Theater, where Mark Twain read in the 1860s, still features monthly plays
• In July, the 150-year-old town closes two blocks to cars and lets artisans take over with booths selling wine, craft cheeses, and local veggies.
We have an assortment of games and puzzles for the whole family at our house on Wolf Creek. So when you return after an active day of skiing, hiking, rafting, or fishing, you can enjoy a game together. We also have TVs and DVD players to watch a movie in front of the fire.
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Member since: 2013
- 1800 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Included
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only:
- Pets Considered:
- Wheelchair Accessible:
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- DVD Player
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Water Skiing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Room
- Seating for 10 people
- Air Conditioning
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room:
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine:
- Coffee Maker:
- Dishes & Utensils:
Bright and cheerful in the center of the house off dining room and living room. Our kitchen is fully equipped for the finest of cooks! We also have a BBQ on the deck off of the living room. ...moreless
- Deck / Patio:
- Housekeeper Included
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Feb 17 - Feb 19, 2017
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Secty Deposit $400
- Pet Fee $50
- Housecleaning Fee $100
- Taxes Not included
We take payment via check or credit card as well as echeck. If you pay by check we suggest you pay with 2 checks - the security deposit of 400.00 will not be cashed and can be returned to you or destroyed by us.
We may accept pets at our discretion. Please contact us if you have a pet. there is an additional charge of 50.00 per week of rental.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Year Purchased: 2012
About the owner: We purchased this lovely home in 2012 . We are bay area locals and sought a home that was 'in the country' and yet not too far to drive for weekends. We fell in love with the great little town of Nevada City, its shops, restaurants, gold rush history and special events. Our home is close to town, wineries, skiing in the winter rafting, hiking and more. We bought this to be a family home for our children and grandchildren and are now able to share it with you!
Why the Owner Chose Nevada City, CA, USA:
The Wolf Creek House is the perfect blend of country and activities. The house is 5 miles to Nevada City, close to wineries (many with no charge and all with no lines!), skiing, rafting, hiking, shopping and great restaurants! The home itself is spacious and yet cozy, is nestled in the pine trees and has trails on the property as well. This is a special home and location and we look forward to sharing it with you.
The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
You can hear the sound of Wolf Creek year round. The creek feeds our private and very special pond. You can BBQ on the deck in the beautiful spring, summer and fall months. The ceiling in the living is high and the fireplace adds the perfect amount of warmth on a cold evening or morning. We have restored a small sleeping cottage for summer months - it has bunk beds and is furnished as our bunk house. Great for kids or adults in the summer months.
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Steps from rear deck to path to pond.
entry into the house....
Fully equipped kitchen
Queen Bed guest room main level
view from master bedroom out to the trees
Staircase from family room and 3rd bedroom to main floor.
Family room downstairs - Queen size futon
Pond and bunkhouse
Wolf Creek and walking bridge behind our property.
Sit by the pond and listen to the creek run by. Feed the trout, but no fishing!
Holidays and a dusting of snow...
Christmas View from rear deck to property, pond and Wolf Creek.
View of front of house and driveway.
sit by a warm fire in the winter. even nice on cold summer nights.
Dining room table can seat up to 12
Master Bedroom - King Bed
Guest Bathroom main level
Hawaii Room - King bed downstairs
Cozy family room with deck and its own heater.
Side view of wooded property
View from family room
the bunkhouse - great for summer sleeping for kids and kids at heart!
Snowy winter evening - inside by the fire!
winter view from the living room...
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Friday, January 20, 2017
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