***POOL CLOSED FOR THE SEASON. RE-OPENS MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND***
**BOOKING FOR 2019 POOL SEASON STARTS FEBRUARY 1, 2019**
Welcome to Maple Leaf Lodge. Located two hours outside of Seattle near the north shore of Lake Wenatchee, our family mountain retreat is private. spacious and comfortable. The house is within walking distance to the Brown Family Homestead, convenient if you're attending a wedding there.
The pool is open summertime only, from Memorial Day until Sept 19 (opening and closing dates are firm). The six person hot tub is open for your enjoyment year round.
Our two story vacation home sits in a quiet neighborhood on an acre of property. Inside is a casual, comfortably furnished home. Off street parking in our large driveway accommodates many cars and has room for a boat trailer or RV. Two spaces under the deck are covered, so no need for scraping car windows in the winter.
Entering the home on the lower level, you will find a small family room with wood stove, a large bedroom with queen bed, a full bathroom, and a laundry room with full sized washer and dryer, ski storage and a boot dryer. Upstairs, the main open plan living space has its own wood stove. The kitchen is well equipped and there is a large dining table. The covered front deck extends the living area outdoors in the summer and has a propane BBQ and picnic table for dining al fresco. The master suite feels private and features a king size bed, bathroom with shower and french doors that open up to the rear deck and back yard. The second upstairs bedroom, has a cozy feel with twin beds, wainscot walls and is adjacent to the second full bathroom.
In the fully fenced back yard, you'll find our large 20' X 36' seasonal pool (open summer only) with a diving board and ladder on the deep end and a stairs leading into the shallow end. The water is heated to a comfortable 82 degrees. Large trees in the yard and surrounding property keep the pool pleasantly shaded for most of the afternoon. Lounge chairs are available for your relaxation on the poolside patio. A six person hot tub on the covered back deck is open year round. A simple stone fire pit in the back yard is a fun place to gather and roast marshmallows on warm summer evenings.
Summer activities abound. World class hiking and mountain biking trails take you to beautiful alpine waterfalls and lakes. You'll find rock climbing, rafting, kayaking, boating, fishing, golf, dirt biking, river tubing and sightseeing in the immediate vicinity or within a 30 minute radius.
In the winter, this home is a skier's paradise. Located only 30 minutes from Steven's Pass Ski Resort, you won't miss first tracks. For variety, Mission Ridge Ski and Snowboard Resort is an 80 minute drive East. Sledding hills, cross country skiing, snow shoeing and snowmobile trails are easily found in local Lake Wenatchee snow parks.
If you're not the adventure type, a 30 minute drive to Leavenworth Bavarian Village will amuse you with unique shopping, restaurants, brew pubs and wine tasting. There always seems to be a festival going on in the town. Don't miss Leavenworth Oktoberfest, and in December the Christmas tree lighting is spectacular!
With the bedroom arrangements, this house works well for three couples. It is also quite family friendly. The finishes and decor are clean and comfortable, not fussy. For your baby's comfort, we have a pack and play, portable high chair and baby gate available.
We sincerely hope you enjoy your time at our vacation retreat!