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A Perfect Get-away For A Family, Large Or Small In A Woodsy, Streamside Setting

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 600 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

An Ideal Spot For Vacationers, Hikers, Bicyclists, Fishermen, And Outdoor Lovers

A One bedroom cabin, sleeps 6, (or more with bunk house) located on Little Pine Creek, a stocked trout stream. 1/4 mile below the dam at Little Pine Creek State Park. Shower and most all the amenities,

Surrounded by huge trees, in a gorgeous very peaceful setting, with a deck and picture windows overlooking 300 feet frontage of Little Pine Creek.

The cabin's internet and phone service make it possible for many executives to continue their professional responsibilities and still enjoy the finest of what nature provides, as well as some of the best trout fishing streams and hiking/biking trails in the nation.

The huge deck provides a gorgeous setting for large picnics and social gatherings. The hummingbird feeders provide constant entertainment. An active eagle's nest only 2 miles away provides unique viewing and photo opportunities. A nearby animal feeder brings in wild 'critters' of all kinds, a mama bear and two cubs visited most days in early July.

One of the areas most productive Catch and Release fly fishing sections is only 5 minutes away, and Slate Run with the finest trout fishing east of the Rocky Mountains is only 20 minutes.

An additional bunk house for kids is available

Linens are $10/bed if needed

More Details

Property Manager
Dick Heylmun
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 23, 2017

About Dick Heylmun

U of P 54. I am a retired nature lover and am in the process of making available affordable lodgings in the Pine Creek Valley for those who share my enthusiasm and appreciation for what nature provides. My family of 5 sons and 14 grandchildren share in this

enthusiasm. To learn more about me and my family, please visit our Choose-n-cut Christmas Tree web-site

at 'Heylmuns Pine Hill Christmas Tree Farm' We have lots of information about our family. This is our 50th year selling trees to our friends and neighbors. Now, we want to provide the same kind of service to our fellow nature lovers.

Our objective is to do everything we can to make certain that our visitors have the finest experience possible during their stay with us.

We especially cater to fishermen, hikers, bicyclists, kayakers, bird watchers, (a 1/2 acre hummingbird garden is under development)

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Dick Heylmun purchased this cabin in 2010

Why Dick Heylmun chose Allegheny Mountains & Her Valleys

The streamside setting of the cabin with it's large deck overlooking the peaceful flow of the trout stream, below,

provides a marvelous deeply wooded setting for family vacationers and those seeking a restful respite, as well.

What makes this cabin unique

The cabin's proximity to some of the finest hiking/biking trails in the nation, 60 miles of kayaking/canoeing water (Pine Creek 3 miles away) plus a variety of the nation's finest trout fishing waters within 30 minutes, makes this an ideal site for a home-away-from-home. It could be used as a year-round residence.

Amenities

Waterville Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , vanity
  • bathroom, shower, vanity
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double , plus 2 bunk beds
  • double bed plus 2 bunk beds - bunk house available for additional sleeping accommodations
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
Notes:
Tenants responsible for own linens and towels

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(6 traveler reviews)

A Perfect Get-away For A Family, Large Or Small In A Woodsy, Streamside Setting
average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews
5

Simply perfect for a quaint, quiet mountain getaway

  • 5 of 5

Booked last minute, and it could not have been more perfect! The location is great - creek in the back yard, great food nearby, Pine Creek Lake up the road. Saw Bald Eagles, hummingbirds, beaver and more. While Bear Cabin is very basic, it definitely has charm and we quickly made it out ' home away from home' for a few days. Will need to go more often. We haven't relaxed like that in a long time!! Thank you, Dick and Johnny, for your hospitality!

Barry and Dawn

  • Submitted: May 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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5

Great cabin, beautiful views

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time at the Bear Cabin! Beautiful views of the creek. Nice drive to Pa Grand Canyon overlooks. Close to Wellsboro. Nice fire pit too! We would definitely come back!

  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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5

Cute and cozy

  • 5 of 5

Great cabin with nice views of the creek which the kids fished and played in.

Didn't get to see any bears but hopefully we will next time!!

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Exactly as expected and lovely owners.

  • 5 of 5

The property was as advertised and expected, a little cabin by the stream. It was clean and ready when agreed upon. The owner was very responsive to emails and even gave us suggestions of things to see and do with our kids in the area complete with excellent directions. We had a wonderful time. The caretaker met us upon arrival, opened up the cabin for us and even helped unload a few items from our van. He told us of the local animals that may visit us and while we didn't see any of the Bears we did watch the Blue Heron visit and fish from the stream several times each day. The kids enjoyed throwing rocks in the water from the bank of the stream and the swing is lovely to sit on and bird watch. Hummingbirds came and went from the feeder on the deck.

A tiny getaway in a cute cabin neighborhood.

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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5

GREAT

  • 5 of 5

Was exactly what we wanted. Great location,clean and can't wait to go back

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect!!!!

  • 5 of 5

AWESOME PLACE !!! The cabin is located on an excellent area, loved the creek right in front of the property, and my kids loved the playground area, spent the evenings on the swings, which was a great surprise for us because is not included on the description. The property is well maintained and there is plenty of activities to choose from: LOTS of fishes, many places to go for a swim (you can pick from the lake at 10 mins from the cabin, or the river at 20 mins), bike and hike trails, we got to see eagles, turtles, deer, hedgehogs, birds and many more creatures that we ever seen before. The scenic views are AWESOME!! (Either day and night). It is such a good place, that, the stress from the city was gone away on the first day. The owner was very helpful accommodating our stay, despite the short notice on a holiday (4th of July), and the manager of the property was very kind and friendly, always on hand for any need that we may had. Both were really pending of everything since day one (they both called me to give me recommendations and directions for the cabin) IT WAS AN AMAZING EXPERIENCE!!! If you are looking for the perfect getaway on the mountains, this is the place to be, definitely!! I already recommended it to my friends and family.

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Lock Haven
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Happy Acres
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Happy Acres
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Little Pine Creek State Park

Eagles nest viewing area one mile away, Animal viewing from deck of cabin. Finest trout fishing east of the Rocky Mountains within 15 minutes. One of world's 10 best hiking/biking trails only 5 minutes away. (Pine Creek Rail/Trail) (USA Today) Golden Eagle Trail, the most beautiful trail in Pa. only 15 minutes away.

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Rates & Availability

Waterville Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$120
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$145
Fri,Sat
$695
 

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100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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