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Incredible long range view, over 28ac in the Chatahoochee national forest park

Bedrooms 4
Space 3,200 sq ft
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights


About the property

28 acres nestled in the national forest, 4 bed/3 bath with amazing mountain view

Long range view out the back, and stunning mountain views from other sides of house as well. Only house on the mountain with very rare large yard for mountain property. Over 27 acres of private land located in the Chattahoochee national forest park with private hiking trails and peaceful brook. Just a half mile from the famous Appalachian Trail, and popular mountain biking trails right out of the gate, attractive home organic orchard. Over 2k sq ft of decking to sit back and enjoy this gem. Large brand new 6 person hot tub with 51 jets, lounger, waterfall, led light, and a great view of the mountains.

Miles of beautiful forest service roads to explore. Tons of mountain biking trails within riding distance. Mountain Lake nearby. Long creek falls, many look out spots nearby as well. Being in Dahlonega you are also close to numerous wineries, Amicalola falls state park, lakes, rivers, gold panning, great festivals, and more. Dahlonega has a number of great restaurants, shopping, weekend farmers market most of the year, music in the park first Friday every month during fair weather months.

House has 4 spacious bedrooms. Upper level has 2 bedrooms, both with plush queen memory foam beds. One has very large window with several other windows as well looking out to an amazing view, and with large private deck of its own. Main level bed with queen firm memory foam mattress. Lower level bedroom has king plush memory foam bed with 2 sets of French doors opening out onto large stone patio and looking out at the majestic Mountain View. Note, all bedrooms look out onto long rang mountain views.

Some amenities on property

6 person 51 jet hot tub with lounger, waterfall, and led light

Large 65” hd flat screen tv with blue ray dvd player and direct tv with loads of channel options

Attractive comfortable furnishings

Productive young hobby orchard

Top couple acres of yard fenced in to play


Keurig coffee maker with k cups provided

High-end large washer and dryer

New 5 burner Gas stove with long center burner.

Hiking trail

Much much more

More Details

Jason Gotch
Member since: 2017
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 16, 2018

About Jason Gotch

I am a mountain biker and love hiking, kayaking, and other outdoor activities. I volunteer with Georgia Appalachian trail club as a maintainer of section 4.1 and 4.6, also as district 4 leader. Since I and my wife bought this property in 2010, we have lived here for 6 years, and it is our piece of heaven. We have put an incredible amount of time and money over the past 6 years to make this and continue to make this a mountain paradise. Now we open it to you and hope you will enjoy your stay and love this place as much as we do.

Jason Gotch purchased this cabin in 2010

Why Jason Gotch chose Dahlonega

We love the outdoors and the mountains. It is our dream to own a mountain property. We found this hidden gem in North Georgia after more than a half year house hunting in 2010. We fell in love with the property at the first sight, and spent the last 6 years improving the property. this property is uniquely located in the Chatahoochee National Forest just a half mile from the famous Appalachian Trail. I use to drive up here all the time from the age of 17 with friends to go hiking and had no idea at the time that there was a house here or of course that one day I would live here. Three forks is near by with a short 1 mile hike to beautiful long creek falls. we got incredibly lucky to find this place. no doubt as soon as you drive up to this place you will understand what makes this place so special.

What makes this cabin unique

Only house on mountain. low light pollution, making star gazing great. Amazing long range view from back of house, as well as short range mountain view from front of house. Close proximity to famous Appalachian Trail at Cooper Gap/Justus mountain. When water table is normal or high there is from a tranquil creek walk on property to raucous loud creek walk with waterfall when high. Forest service roads from property can take you to tranquil mountain lake, start of Appalachian Trail, Long creek falls at three forks ,and much much more. Also there is a young organic orchard I am cultivating and slowly expanding. When fruit is in season will sell extra to guests at fair price. Over 2 thousand square feet of decking to take in the view, as well as large stone patio. Private large upper deck for one of the upstairs guest rooms. access to great stone patio from lower level bedroom. Fantastic views from every room in the house. A brand new 6 person 51 jet hot tub with longer, led light, waterfall, and great long range view to enjoy while in the spa. A lot of unique features. Selection of K-cup coffee, hot chocolate, teas, as well we keep some oatmeal and frozen waffles there for guests. We also provide shampoo and body wash for guest use while staying. This is a new listing. For next couple months listed for just 250 night with weekly discount as well. Price will go up to normal low/mid season price soon.


Dahlonega Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3200 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Village
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 7 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Memory Foam Mattres
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Memory Foam Mattres
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Memory Foam Mattres
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Memory Foam Mattres
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
Close to historical Dahlonega, numerous famous North Georgia wineries, Town of Helen, and Amicalola falls.


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Incredible long range view, over 28ac in the Chatahoochee national forest park
average rating of 5.0 based on 18 reviews
Amherst, MA

Beautiful home in a wonderful, secluded setting.

  • 5 of 5

We loved the house and location nestled on the mountain in the North Georgia wilderness. We day hiked in the local area and along the AT. Also visited a local winery and enjoyed a bit of shopping in Dahlonega. House is well equiped and beautiful with places throughout to rest, relax and refresh. Our group of 7 adventure seeking women loved our 5 day vacation and hope to return. Jason is a great host and most helpful in everyway.

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Incredible stay

  • 5 of 5

Not only was this stay fantastic and exceeding expectations, but it was absolutely GORGEOUS! Not to mention- the owners were so accommodating! To the point I think I’ve never had quite the customer service to the degree that we experienced through this stay. Thankyou so much for everything! We will be returning!

  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing home!

  • 5 of 5

This home is wonderful! The views are breathtakingly beautiful! We stayed here for a weekend getaway to visit some wineries and enjoyed every minute of it. The homeowner was very quick to respond and made sure we had everything we needed for our stay on a very short notice. Highly recommend to those looking for a relaxing getaway with friends and family. We will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: May 21, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect family getaway

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this beautiful property for a long weekend in February. The views were amazing and you could enjoy them on every level of the house. Our girls (2, 4, and 5) had so much fun visiting the chickens and collecting their eggs, hiking, hot tubbing, and roasting marshmallows at the fire pit! The kitchen had everything we needed and the beds were comfortable. Highly recommend!

  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awesome Property

  • 5 of 5

This Place is beautiful and has everything you could want!

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Marietta, GA

Peaceful Easy Feeling

  • 5 of 5

Sky Orchard is positively charming and even prettier than the lovely pictures. So warm and welcoming! Jason was most hospitable and helpful in providing directions and recommendations. We arrived to a wonderful basket full of fruit, ingredients for Smore's and lots of firewood, which was much appreciated with the cold weather. The accommodations were perfect for all 8 of us, 6 adults and 2 teens. There are 4 large bedrooms with stunning views of the beautiful mountains and incredibly comfortable bedding and linens. Kitchen is nicely stocked and well appointed. Spacious decks, nice gas grill and wonderful hot tub. Amazing sunrises, sunsets and starry nights! The location was perfect because we felt like we had the entire mountains to ourselves but we were still close to town and other adventurous excursions. We enjoyed the charming town of Dahlonega...the people are all so friendly, the shops are fun and unique and lunch at Capers was awesome! We hiked to an amazing waterfall another day which was spectacular! We look forward to returning again! Thank you Jason!

  • Submitted: Jan 15, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $150
Refundable damage deposit $240

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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