Chicken Creek Casa -A 1400 square foot home on wooded one acre lot located 0.8 miles from Chicken Creek day use area which has two nice boat ramps (day use pass included). Also included will be 2 outdoor boat parking spots at a boat and RV storage facility(corner of S 527 rd and Chicken Creek) towards the lake less than half a mile from the house. see below for full details. The house sleeps 8-12 guests and has two living areas. An outdoor covered seating area with picnic table (seats 10-12) features electric smoker, flat, propane, and/or charcoal grill. Also, the king ranch fire pit has a swivel grill grate for over the fire cooking. The Chicken Creek Casa is centrally located on the lake with marinas, stores, and restaurants nearby. Also, new to the area is the CHICKEN CREEK GENERAL STORE .5 miles down the road on the way to the lake! They have a cafe, live bait, non ethanol gas, and typical lake store stuff.
Come enjoy relaxing outside with family and friends while watching abundant wildlife, going fishing at the lake, or hunting nearby, and enjoying a fire outside. This is a very peaceful getaway for fall and winter. Like clockwork, you will see multiple deer in the morning and evening. There are many WMA areas for deer hunting near by such as Tenkiller WMA, Cookson WMA, and Cherokee WMA to name a few. Also, for those duck hunters the boat dock on the Arkansas river is just a 25 minute drive away.
Whether you are looking to relax or go trout fishing at the dam, take the boat on the lake, go hunting nearby, or float the Illinois river then the Chicken Creek Casa is for you. We hope you and your family and friends make many great memories during your stay!
This home has been arranged to accommodate multiple guests comfortably on the inside and outside. The home has 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and a hybrid living room bedroom. It sleeps 8 comfortably but can sleep up to 12. 14 max. Plenty of furniture available in the living areas.
The following are available for your use at the Casa.(see amenities for full list)
1. Picnic table seats 10-12
2. 8 lawn chairs
3. 2 porch swings
4. flat, charcoal, and propane grill. swivel away grill on fire pit
5. electric smoker
7. bago board
1. cooking utencils (pots, pans, baking dishes, plates, bowls, silverware, cups, grillware, etc..)
2. kitchen table for 4 and an additional fold out table
3. 2 microwaves, coffee pot, and toaster
4. washer and dryer
5. laundry detergent and dishwashing detergent included
6. 3 flat screens with DVD players
7. 2 years of National Geographics, board and card games, coloring books, and over 200 DVD's to choose from. Feel free to bring your own DVD's, games, or gaming systems.
8. Fans included in each room
9. 2 aerobed self inflatable queen mattresses.
On the outside, there will be ample parking available, plenty of room for the kids to play, and the main feature will be an oversized covered rock patio with an oversized picnic table. There will be plenty of seating available for outdoor relaxing, so no need to bring a lawnchair. You will have the option between an electric smoker, flat, propane, and/or charcoal grill. Also, the king ranch fire pit has a swivel away grill grate if you want to cook right over the fire. So if you are looking to smoke a pork shoulder while sitting around and relaxing, or make some philly cheese steaks on the flat grill after a day on the lake, the choice is yours. While outside, enjoy a fire in the over sized fire pit or play some bago.
For your boat(s), you will have 2 uncovered spots available at a storage unit less than a half mile down the road towards the lake. It will be on the corner of Chicken Creek road and 527 road. If coming from the highway, you will turn R onto S 527 road off Chicken Creek Road. The place will be to your immediate left. Once entering the gated outdoor parking area for boats and RV's, The spots will be marked for "Chicken Creek Casa guests". You do not have to check in or call anybody to park your boat. All necessary arrangements have been made. However, I will provide contact information and once a booking is made he will be notified.
The hybrid living room bedroom will be the first room entered as you open the door to your weekend getaway. Before opening the front door, you will walk up some stairs to a covered deck. This room has a high quality aerobed inflatable queen mattress that is remote controlled with 7 settings ranging from soft to firm. An inflatable mattress was chosen so this space could be utilized if it was not needed for sleeping. Also within this room is a couch with a fold out bed, a loveseat, a recliner, and of course a flat screen TV. As you exit this room, you will enter the main living area.
The main living area has a couch, loveseat, 2 recliners, and of course a flat screen TV. Also, the living room was arranged so that if someone wanted to inflate a mattress and sleep in that area, they would have the room to do so. There will be another high quality inflatable queen sized aerobed tucked away in a closet for your use.
The kitchen has all the kitchen ware available to cook a meal for the masses. It has a walk in pantry, an oversized microwave, a small table that seats four, and a dishwasher. Also, a fold up table will be available if needed for more seating.
The front bedroom has a queen sized bed, closet space, and a dresser. No TV provided in this room.
The master bedroom has a queen size bed, walk in closet, a full bathroom, a dresser, and a flat screen TV.
The last bedroom will have two twin beds or they can be pushed together to make a king. This room has been converted into a bedroom and is the back entry into the house.
Chicken Creek Store is a convenience/gas store located just outside the Chicken Creek campground on the way to the lake. it is ~ .6 miles from the house.
Sixshooter and Cookson Bend Marina are a 10 minute or less drive by land or boat.
Dollar General is ~ 7 minute drive.