Modern Cabin, 2 Bed, 2bath, Trails, Fishing, Gun Range, Remote, Fire Pit & Wood(85 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:Cabin
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
2 Bed/2 Bath Cabin screened porch Ranch near Lake Bridgeport, TX
The ranch is about 4 miles from beautiful Lake Bridgeport, with close landings, beach and fishing. The ranch has about three miles of trails, grazing cattle and horses, wild animals including deer, hogs, coyotes, raccoons, fox, rabbits and more. ATV's are available for rent.
There is a large fire pit for your use close to the cabin, plus a gas grill.
You have access to our private shooting range (guns and/or bow and arrow); plus a well stocked large fishing pond that includes a large fountain.
You will be staying in a solar powered modern cabin with central air, heat, TV's, kitchen, hot tub and other amenities. Enjoy 120 acres of nature, ranch life, cows, deer, plant life, flowers, deer, rabbits and other wild life. Stroll and pick wild tuna from the prickly pear which can be prepared into a large variety of foods and drinks. This 2 bedroom/2 bathroom cabin is 3/4 mile from the county road, but only 4 miles from the City of Bridgeport. Quiet, clean, hiking, camp fire, bring your ATV or horses, fish, and with advance notice shooting range. Washer/dryer, Wi-Fi, cell phone access, hot tub, shower, two bathrooms, two Queen beds, two flat screen TV's, stove, refrigerator, dishes, screened in front porch, fire pits, and 3 miles of riding trails. All blankets, sheets and towels are washed and cleaned before you arrive. Soaps are provided for the washer, showers, sinks and conditioner. A hair drier is provided along with coffee beans, grinder, coffee maker and filters.
The ranch is run almost entirely on solar energy starting February 1st, 2014. We recently added a new horse barn which has solar panels covering the entire south roof. Come meet our horses: Campion, Gracie, Yancha, our newest editions Sugar.
WHEN EMAILING US, OCCASIONALLY OUR RESPONSES GO INTO PEOPLES SPAM EMAIL. IF YOU DO NOT HEAR BACK, PLEASE CHECK YOUR SPAM.
Check-in 4 p.m. If you would like early check in or late check out, please contact the owners in advance so we can plan around other guests.
Check-out 10 a.m.
You are in the country and there is a lot of wild life here. It is critical you leave the doors on the cabin closed at all times. It is possible animals and flying insects will get into the cabin if the doors are left open.
We wash the blankets, sheets and covers after each visit.
Clean Towels, sheets, blankets and extra blankets
Dishes, glasses, eating utensils and cooking utensils
Coffee beans, grinder & coffee pot,
metal sticks for marshmallows, some marshmallows, fire wood outside, and soap for clothes washer, sink dishwasher soap, sink, shampoo, and hand soap.
First aide kit in cabin for minor injuries,
Gas grill and propane provided.
Well water tests fine, but we still put a couple bottles of water and soda in the refrigerator.
Two bikes, two fishing poles, some tackle, backdrop to put targets at the firing range. Use of horse shoes, swing, soccer ball, games, swing, trails, bow and a couple arrows, and more.
DOGS: The cabin has a fenced in yard for the dogs. We can only have dogs in the cabin if you commit not to use the towels on the dogs, keep them off the beds and furniture, and keep them from chewing the furniture.
Please note that this is a working ranch. There are animals walking freely on the ranch, and the cabin is located 3/4 mile south of the front gate in an isolated location. There are cattle and horses that roam freely.
MAKE YOUR TRIP INTO A SPECIAL FISHING TRIP on Lake Bridgeport. Expert Fishing Guide Keith Bunch probably knows this very large lake better than anyone. Have an amazing fishing experience:
Keith can schedule half-day trips (4-6 hours) in the morning or afternoon.
The boat can accomodate up to 6 people very comfortably. For larger groups, he can bring in boats from other services.
$275 per trip
$275 for the first 3 people, plus $50 per person after the first 3
Trips can be customized to fit your needs.
He provides a complete package, including all your equipment, safety equipment, and bottled water. We even clean and fillet your catch, and take pictures for you! All you will need is a valid fishing license, snacks, and a cooler so you can take your fish home. We also recommend sunscreen, hats and sunglasses (for kids too!).
PLEASE NOTE, THIS IS A RANCH EXPERIENCE. NOT THE BEST PLACE FOR A BABY, THOUGH WE HAVE A BABY PLAY PEN THAT CAN BE USED AS A CRIB FOR $10 PER DAY. ALSO, WE CHARGE ABOUT THE SAME RATE AS A HOTEL FOR ONE ROOM, SO WE DO NOT PROVIDE NEW TOWELS EACH DAY. THERE ARE EIGHT LARGE TOWELS, ETC. AND A WASHER AND DRIER OF WHICH WE PROVIDE SOAP TO WASH CLOTHES OR TOWELS.
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Member since: 2013
- 800 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 6
- Events Allowed
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only:
Horses, dogs and cats are ok if closely supervised and discussed with the owner. Please watch your pets closely. We have had hoses, cables, extension cords, and furniture chewed. Though we have not charged for such damages in the past, we can't afford to have damages such as this without it reflected on damage deposits. ...moreless
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- For those who have never fired a pistol or shotgun, we offer a one hour class in fire arms, firing three or four different types of pistols and a shot gun. The class takes about one hour. The cost is $50, which covers the bullets, targets, and time for cleaning the guns. It is $12 each additional person which pays for the ammunition and gun cleaning. If your wish to fire an AK 47, it is an additional $8 per person. ATV's available for rent at $75 per day and $8 for gas. If you wish to rent a boat on Bridgeport Lake, you can call Northside Marina and Resort and ask for Jeanne or Alan Kennedy. 940-644-5475. Twana Massage is willing to do massages at the cabin (prices are listed in the brocheres in the cabin. Her number is 940-859-3219 There is a small private airport only a 1.5 mile drive away. We would pick you up if you need a ride....moreless
- DVD Player:
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Equestrian Events
- Freshwater Fishing
- Golf Privileges Optional
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
- Deck / Patio:
- Kayak / Canoe:
- Lawn / Garden
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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Rates are based on 4 guests; add $19 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
- Pet Fee $19 + tax
- Refundable Damage Deposit $100
- Tax Rate 6%
Presuming no damages, $100 damage deposit with be credited upon inspection. Because of prior history with people bringing large numbers of guests and causing damages resulting in extensive time to clean and remedy, we must charge an additional $19 per guest after 4 guests. It is critical you leave the doors on the cabin closed at all times to keep animals and insects out. Thank you. If the reservation is cancelled within 30 days of a reservation, we reserve the right to withhold the deposit ($100). If within two weeks, you risk forfeiture of your entire payment. Though we have not withheld the entire payment in the past, we have found the few times people have cancelled with such short notice, we have lost other rentals.
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Lake Bridgeport is only 4 miles away. It is now full, ready for fishing, swimming and boating. We have a canoe & life jackets that you can rent for $20 per day if you take it off property.
The cabin is located 3/4 mile south of the nearest county road. The driveway has a newly hard surfaced road. The cabin is in a remote quiet location from traffic. You can find the entrance on your GPS map by inputting 831 County Road 3510, Bridgeport, Texas.
Massage therapist (Twana Massage) 940-859-3219 will travel to the
Elk farm located just south of the Bridgeport country club;
ATV City park;
CARE wild cat park is 4 miles east
Bowie, Texas TRADE DAYS is the weekend preceding the 2nd Monday of each month. Some Venders are also open on Friday.
PLEASE NOTE THAT IF YOU MAKE AN INQUIRY, THE CABIN CAN NOT BE HELD FOR YOU WITHOUT A PAYMENT. We have held it open in the past in this manner and often the person doesn't follow up, thus blocking it for others.
Year Purchased: 2010
About the owner: Recently retired, own and operate ranch with our house 1/2 mile south of the entrance. The cabin is another quarter mile south out of view of the main house. We run horses and cattle on the ranch, but they will not bother you and we ask you respect their solitude. We love the country, rodeo's, golf, boating on Lake Bridgeport, swimming, tennis, racquetball, travel and the peace and quiet of the country.
Why the Owner Chose Bridgeport, TX, USA:
We bought this ranch from the granddaughter of a man who homesteaded this ranch in 1886. The stone house near the gate was originally part of the property. After we rehabilitated it with the intent to start a winery, the neighbors horse pasture was sold and changed the scenery, so we sold the house to a friend and developed the ranch land. As you arrive at the gate, you will have been provided a special temporary code to open the gate. Or, if you lose the code, just call Rick's cell number which will have been provided. Also, the home number is posted on the gate box.
The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
If you enjoy solitude, modern comfort, yet the ability to enjoy the country, we believe you will enjoy staying here. You can fish in the pond close to the cabin. It is stocked with catfish, perch, bass, and crappie. Each year we add more fish. February 21st, 2015 we added another 200 bass, blue gill, & crappie. Due to flooding and loss of much of our fish, we added another 300 catfish and perch in early June 2015 and again In February 2016. Bring your horses, and you can use our corral and trails. For the ranch bring your ATV, 4 wheeler, or simply enjoy the ranch on hiking the trails, biking, grilling or simply relax around a camp fire. Use the gun range with agreement to abide by the safety agreement. Also, we have bow and arrows for use at the range. We have two flat screen televisions with cable TV, DVD player, movies and Wi-fi. Enjoy an evening soak in the two person hot tub, located in the master bedroom. Nearby is: Bridgeport Northwest OHV/ATV and 4 wheeling Park 2914 Hwy 101 Bridgeport, TX 76426 940-683-3480 (M-F) 940-683-3685 (Weekends) www.cityofbridgeport.net/northwest
- Primary: +1 8178071811 If no response, please leave a message
- Secondary: 8173205688 When no answer on primary number
Enjoy an evening camp fire by the cabin with marshmallows, hotdogs & relax.
Cabin back yard & firewood provided for a nightly campfire
New sidewalk and fishing platform with gazebo
Two person hot tub with air jets
Free internet, central air and heat
Front porch of cabin
The cabin pond is stocked with Bass, catfish, perch, sunfish, bluegill & more
Fishing on the pond
4 seater Kawasaki used with tours
Enjoying ATV rides on the ranch
Rent an ATV $75 per day, or this two seat 4WD USX500 $130 per day on 3m trails
Entrance to Estancia de Lifto
Near the entry to the two bedroom cabin with porch
Stocked fishing pond for your fishing pleasure
Kitchen includes stove, refrigerator, dishwasher, microwave, two sinks, & more
Two queen sized beds, plus a pull out coach
currently five ranch horses & a new born on the way
Pond next to the Cabin
Room for dogs to run in the fenced in yard behind the cabin
The owner near back corral. Room to bring your own horses
One of three large catfish caught in the cabin pond June of this year
Shooting range, table platform, targets, open 10 am. to 2 p.m. only for guests
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Monday, March 27, 2017
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