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HURRY - ONLY 1 FALL WEEK REMAINING - Dream escape close to the parks

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Wilderness cabin at Brooks Lake - reserve your week now - limited availability

2 BR/1 BA + enclosed bunk room/sun porch.....Original cabin built by the Scandinavian Tiehacks in the early 1940's during the timber/logging operations for the early railroads. It is one of the few in the area with indoor plumbing and electricity (the original outhouse is still outside). It has been updated with modern conveniences and all the comforts of home. The kitchen still has the original cast iron/wood cookstove (along with a newer gas stove for your convenience). The river rock fireplace in the center of the cabin was built with local materials and even has a piece of petrified wood. The large deck is perfect for grilling fresh caught trout in the stream that runs along the side of the cabin or 2 miles up the road in Brooks Lake. There are 2 queen bedrooms, a sun porch with 2 twins and a double sleeper sofa in the den to accommodate up to 8. Enjoy wildlife sightings - not a day goes by that we don't see moose, elk, deer or a bear. Enjoy s'mores around the campfire by the stream (but make sure to douse it with buckets of water before retiring for the evening). The cabin is located inside the Shoshone National Forest (the nation's 1st national forest) so grab your trail maps and explore the hundreds of miles of trails by foot, XC skis, snowshoe, atv, snowmobile or auto. Always carry your fishing rod/tackle when you can as there are hundreds of hidden mountain lakes just waiting for you to wet your hook. Firewood is stacked for your use (try your hand at rustic living by splitting more to replace what you use.....many thanks!) This cabin is only available a few weeks each year as allowed by the National Forest Regulations, so inquire early and be one of the select few to enjoy it!!

**Check out is at 10am SHARP. Guests remaining after that will be charged for an additional night which will be withheld from the refundable $1,000.00 security deposit, with the balance returned to the guest post-stay pending departure inspection by management.

More Details

Owner
Ree Beavers
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
November 5, 2017

About Ree Beavers

We are an adventure loving family from Georgia who fell in love with the great state of Wyoming in 2006. After repeated trips out each year we stumbled upon this little gem tucked away in the Shoshone National Forest. We vacationed here for a few years and fell in love with the town of Dubois. We relocated from Georgia in May 2015 so that we can enjoy the beauty of the area year round. We hope you enjoy the rest and relaxation as much as we do! If so, I'd be happy to help you find your own little slice of Heaven: Ree Beavers, owner/broker, Wind River Property Group, LLC. 307.455.4100 or cell, 678.300.5876

Ree Beavers purchased this cabin in 2011

Why Ree Beavers chose Dubois

This cabin is so secluded. The peace and quiet is perfect for those wanting to get away from it all - to forget about the cares of the world for the days that you are here. I like to grab my groceries in Jackson (or Lander if flying in by way of Denver) and then stay for the week without leaving :) However, the cabin is perfectly located for day trips to Jackson, Yellowstone or Grand Teton National Park. It is also only 20 miles from the quaint western town of Dubois (voted one of the best towns to raise a family). The Friday night rodeo is a must during the summer months and the petroglyphs carved into the cliffs/boulders just east of town by the Sheep Eater Indians thousands of years ago makes for a fun day of exploration by kids and history buffs alike. Located right at the edge of the Wind River Indian Reservation a casino is a local attraction for those who think they have a little luck :)

What makes this cabin unique

Original historic cabin located on a trout stream in the middle of the Shoshone National Forest (very few cabins or homes are located inside the National Forest). The cabin has authentic western charm (not a shiny, new 'kit' log home) but with the modern conveniences of DirecTV, unlimited local/long distance phone service, a booster for Verizon cell phone users and WiFi for those that have to do a little work while hibernating. Oh, and let's not forget the stars - with no light polution you can see the milkyway and stars so clearly. Doesn't get much better than this!

Amenities

Dubois Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Ski-In ...
  • Ski-Out ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • sink, toilet, stall shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Moose themed bedroom
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Bear themed bedroom
    Sun porch 'bedroom' 3 - 2 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Perfect for your summer atv/hiking/fishing adventure or winter snowmobiling. A great place for rest and relaxation where you can hibernate and get away from the hustle and bustle of city life.

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average rating of 5.0 based on 10 reviews
5

Picture Perfect and Peaceful!

  • 5 of 5

Our Montana reservations had to be changed at the last minute due to the fires that were going on there. Fortunately we were able to stay here instead. WOW....this is one beautifully restored cabin deep in the Shoshone National Forest. If we had to get snowed in......this was the place to have it happen.......no complaining.......everything we needed was right here. The beds were SOOO comfortable, and there were so many books, games and movies to choose from that there was no reason to be bored. The stone fireplace is gorgeous(and warm), and we enjoyed seeing Murphy the resident moose. We also enjoyed the fishing there in the stream as well as the lake up the road. The surrounding area is absolutely breathtaking. Ree was available to answer any question we had and made us feel like family. My only regret is that we live too far away to be able to make this an annual vacation spot.

Batteries recharged!!!

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Clemente, CA
5

Solitude

  • 5 of 5

We picked this cabin for it's access to Brooks Lake, a childhood favorite of my husband's and for it's peaceful setting (we live in busy Southern California and wanted something completely different). We were not disappointed. The cabin is well stocked, near a peaceful creek, with easy access to the lake for fishing. Our kids ages 4 and 8 loved every minute of our stay and our son cried on our last night there saying he didn't want to leave. We will be back.

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Nicole, I'm so glad you chose our cabin for your trip to Wyoming. It's such a special place to our family and we understand why the area is special to your husband and now your whole family. The video clip you sent of your son on the day of departure telling me he loved the cabin is a favorite of mine! Thank you so much for that:) We look forward to your return trip - maybe you'll want to consider the adventure of a winter snowmobile trip when the boys are a bit older. Happy Trails, Ree Beavers/Wind River Property Group, LLC
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5

Beautiful cabin, beautiful view!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful experience on our trip to Dubois. The cabin was nice and cozy and the view was simply amazing, immediately surrounding the cabin all the way into town. It took forever to make it into Dubois because we kept stopping on the side of the road to take pictures! We made a great decision choosing this cabin and location as our destination point in Wyoming. The drive to Yellowstone and downtown Jackson was equally beautiful and only took a little over an hour, well worth the drive. The agent that assisted us in booking this cabin was more than helpful. She answered any question we had and gave information about the surrounding area that we would have had no idea to ask. You can't go wrong with using Wind River Property Group as your agent for booking a trip to the Dubois/Jackson area.

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We manage many cabins in the area and this is our family's personal cabin. We are thrilled when guests love the cabin as much as we do! We stumbled upon it one day in July 2011 and bought it the same day because of the bull moose that walked down the center of the creek just steps from the cabin. The surrounding views, as you noticed, are stunning and therapeutic. We hope that you'll visit again (returning guests receive a discount). Perhaps you'll want to consider the adventure of a winter snowmobile trip:) Happy Trails, Ree Beavers/Wind River Property Group, LLC
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5

Lovely cabin, quiet site

  • 5 of 5

The accommodations were even nicer than expected-plenty of room for a party of 5. We wanted to show our two European guests the wild west and the moose that walked by the kitchen window provided a nice show one morning! I love to relax and cook on vacation and the kitchen provided lots of room for my creativity! Although there is no indoor dining table, the couch and tray tables worked just fine for dinner. We utilized the outdoor patio table at lunch. We took advantage of the DVDs a few times, which was nice to have, and found the game cabinet the day we were leaving. Enjoyed the rodeo in town on Friday night. It was a lovely stay, very relaxing. I highly recommend the cabin and would love to stay again if we are ever in the area.

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We ;are so happy you enjoyed your stay! We treasure our time at the cabin and love it that others do as well. The peace and tranquility, along with the abundant wildlife, make it a magical place. So happy you got to see our "resident" moose and that you attended the local rodeo. Dubois is a hidden gem and we're happy that you found us. We look forward to your return visit!
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5

Cabin in the woods

  • 5 of 5

My husband, two sons, and I enjoyed the cabin while we visited the Yellowstone area. We couldn't have been more happy. The cabin was cozy and quaint and had everything we needed to relax and enjoy the area. We visited the local sites during the day and came back for evening meals, to fish in the back yard or up the road, or to sit on the back deck to enjoy the beautiful surroundings. We got to see moose, deer, and even a porcupine! while at the cabin. The owner was very helpful and eager to recommend sites to see, good fishing spots, all to ensure we had a great stay.

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We were so happy to have your family stay with us! We consider you friends and family. The pics you sent of the boys and the fish they caught is what it's all about and we're happy that you got to see "Murphy", our resident moose. Thanks for stopping by my office and saying hi - it's so nice to get to meet our guests. We do hope you'll return again and again! We'll be waiting for you:)
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Wrentham, Ma. usa
5

heaven

  • 5 of 5

awesome location for snowmobiling!! thank you ree for allowing us and our pups to stay at your beautiful cabin we had the best time here....sure hope we can come back again someday!!

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2016
  • Stayed: January 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So happy you enjoyed your stay and that you were one of the lucky few to reserve early and secure a visit! Lots of snow to enjoy at the Brooks Lake/Togwotee area. Sure hope you'll come back for a summer visit now! Happy Trails, Ree Beavers
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Map

Nearest Airport
55 Miles
Jackson Hole
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Lava Mountain Lodge
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Antelope Hills, Dubois, WYoming
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Lava Mountain Lodge
Nearest Ski
60 Miles
Snow King & Teton Village
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $1,000
Tax Rate 9.0%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed and payment received. Minimum age to secure rental is 21 years. Full payment is required if reservation is made within 90 days of arrival and payment by credit card only is required if arrival is within 60 days. Cancelled reservations incur a $100 processing fee.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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