Top 10 cabin vacations for a family

Top 10 cabin vacations for a family

You’re looking for a quiet place to relax in a beautiful setting, and we have just the place. Find a comfortable cabin and a memorable destination for all the fresh air, expansive views and peaceful surroundings you’re craving.

1. Rocky Mountain National Park

Stay near Rocky Mountain National Park and enjoy hiking or snow sports with altitude. Estes Park is a favorite mountain town at the east entrance of the park, and Grand Lake and its surrounding recreational area is at the west entrance.

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2. Lake Michigan

Along the southwestern coast of Michigan, the Lake Michigan shoreline covers over 200 miles, offering plenty of lake cabins to enjoy it from. Check for cabin rentals in Manistee, Silver Lake, Grand Haven, Frankfort and other beach towns for your opportunity to enjoy the sand and shore.

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3. Pennsylvania Dutch Country

There is nothing like the peace and quiet of cabin vacations in the heart of Pennsylvania Dutch Country. Lancaster County has plenty to offer in the way of sights like covered bridges and experiences in Amish markets and farms. Some of the best cabins can be found in Gettysburg, Elizabethtown, Mifflintown and Intercourse.

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4. Lake Tahoe

The Lake Tahoe area, straddling the California and Nevada border, is great any time of year. Enjoy playing in and on the water in summer, and cozy up indoors between snow sports excursions in the winter.

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Top cabin vacations for a family

5. The Ozark Mountains

The Ozarks region in southwestern Missouri blends entertainment, lake fun and the great outdoors. The most popular destination in the area is Branson and its music venues, restaurants, and amusement parks, but other great spots include Table Rock Lake and Lake of the Ozarks.

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6. Asheville, North Carolina

Listed as one of the top livable cities in the country, Asheville, NC, is also a prime vacation destination. The view is picturesque, and the combination of the amenities of a vibrant mountain town with plenty of nature to explore is just right.

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7. North Georgia Mountains

A trip to northern Georgia transports you to relaxing settings along lakes and among forests. Some favorite destinations include Blue Ridge in the Chattahoochee National Forest, Ellijay, and Bavarian-inspired Helen, GA.

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8. Mount Rainier, Washington

Mount Rainier, Washington cabin rentals

Mount Rainier is an active composite volcano 54 miles southeast of Seattle. A cabin vacation here gives you the opportunity to enjoy both the outdoors and Seattle’s city life.

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9. Big Bear Lake, California

Big Bear Lake, California cabin rentals

Located two hours east of Los Angeles, Big Bear Lake offers great cabin vacations in Southern California. Enjoy skiing and other snow sports in the winter and great lake activities in the summer.

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10. Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Great Smoky Mountains National Park cabin rentals

The wide variety of cabins in Gatlinburg, TN, are near the entrance to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, renowned for its hiking trails. Pull on your hiking boots and view wildlife and snap photos of waterfalls. Or grab your gear and fish in one of the many lakes and streams.

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