This little gem is conveniently located off Hwy 4 in Dorrington just 7 miles above Arnold. Property is a nearly flat .5 acre of peace & quiet with plenty of level, shady cabin front parking. In winter, path plowed from top of driveway to cabin, approx 30 yards with a gentle slope. Space for 1 car will be plowed @ top of driveway. No stairs into cabin. 3 miles to Calaveras Big Trees State Park. 15 miles to historic Murphy's. Nearby swimming, SUP & kayaking at White Pines lake (w/ swim beach, picnic area & fishing) in Arnold. Public pool also in Arnold. 15 miles to Lake Alpine. 18 miles to Bear Valley Mtn Resort. Bring your own TOWELS, food, K cup coffee pods, charcoal & insect repellent. Garbage bags, paper towels & toilet paper provided. NO DOGS or pets allowed, no visiting pets. Non smoking cabin & no outdoor fires.
All bed linens are provided.
The cabin was built in 1950 & has a lot of the original character & charm yet updates throughout incl kitchen, bathroom, heaters, wood stove. New backyard deck w/ picnic table, chairs, umbrella & Weber BBQ (charcoal not provided).
Year round activities right out the back door! Several Mtn biking trails right from the cabin. Short walking distance to Cross Country skiing. Walk to a small general store for breakfast and the Lube Room Saloon & restaurant for casual family dining & drinks. A short drive to formal dining in Murphy's: wine tasting, Ironstone concerts & caverns. 40 minutes to Columbia State Park.
There are two queen beds: 1 in the downstairs bedroom w/ closet & 1 upstairs in the roomy open loft (no door). Not recommended for children under 4 years old due to narrow stairway to the loft (youngsters have stayed here without any problems, just a recommendation by owners) & cabin is not child proof. Summers are mild & cabin stays naturally cool all day.
Wood burning fireplace (wood not provided) in family room & 2 new efficient gas wall heaters heat the entire cabin quickly in winter. Kitchen furnished with all the basic amenities incl: tea, spices, condiments, toaster, Keurig pods & microwave. 42" HD TV is ready for streaming using your laptop. Free WiFi available. Fresh, pure water flows from the tap so no need to bring bottled water. Gas stove/oven is smaller apartment size.
NO DOGS or pets allowed. Non smoking cabin.
Come visit our peaceful half acre under the stars & big trees, near the meadow with year round creeks. You are sure to leave relaxed & rejuvenated.
Owners are nearby & have lived in Dorrington since 2001 so feel free to reach out to us about fun adventures for your family members of all ages.
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath (Sleeps 6)+ More