ATTN:PLEASE, READ ALL DETAILS&SECTIONS ON THIS ENTIRE PAGE BEFORE REQUESTING RESERVATION!
The Sugarpine Cabin is great for the no fuss family or group of 4, who prefers a place to comfortably rest and enjoy the outdoors.
Providing a private Deck and Fire Pit. Clean and Comfortable beds with hot shower.
Fully stocked Co-op Shared Kitchen is included with rental.
Set among a hillside of trees surrounded by the Mendocino National Forest.
Lake Pillsbury, Hull Mountain and Eel River nearby.
We have a couple of cabins and lodge nestled in the hillside of Lake Pillsbury Ranch. Pines, Madrone and Fir trees surround each structure. Our property is about 35 acres. There is ample space between the cabins but you are in shouting distance and plain view of them. Still plenty of privacy to enjoy fire pit(operational in NON-HighFire Danger Season) or your deck space.
Huge polo field below to enjoy stargazing or fetch with your dog.
Horseshoe pit and hammock also available on grounds.
**All activities are seasonal. Please do your research if you are looking for a specific activity and ROAD CONDITIONS.
For example: August-January lake is no longer shore friendly. Unless you have a boat to use lake activities are no longer accessible.
**August-October-Pond and Creeks area all dried up. No Firepits allowed-High Fire Danger.
**Autumn- Highly recommended: Hang gliding, photography, kayaking, hiking, deer hunting and superb wildlife activity.
**Spring -(Mid March-Mid June)Hiking, fishing, kayaking, photos, boating, biking
**Summer-(Mid-June-Mid-Sept) HOT! Boating, swimming, Summer Fun!
**March-End of July- Ponds and creeks running
This Cabin provides sleeping and full bathroom amenities. You can enjoy the upgraded camping feeling in the Hull Mountain Cabins. Plenty of room in and outside to not feel crammed. Linens and Sundries supplied.
The co-op kitchen is a stone's throw from our cabin for all cooking needs. Shared Fridge, Mini-oven, 4 burners. All utensils, cookware, dish and cleaning supplies. Coffee maker as well. This is a shared space. Other guests will be using facilities, so we ask that everyone be considerate and clean. Only item that we ask you to bring is Ice for coolers. We do not provide ice for guests on site.
Soda Creek Store down the road sells ice.
++our property provides plenty of room to tow in boats or trailered toys for your stay
++no 2 or 4 wheelers can be driven into ranch without being trailered
This area rest's the end of an hour long dirt road once you get through Potter Valley or Clear Lake Area. Well worth it and 2wheel drive accessible during summer and early fall months.
You have access to entire ranch area behind the gates. There are a couple hundred homes spaced out with paved one gravel roads. Please be respectful of other cabins, guests and full time residence that are on the property.
Please do not enter any buildings or gardens.
Co-op. Plenty of room for coolers to be stored to keep safe from bears.
I will be giving a guest code to enter gate to enter on directions once confirmed-
This is a truly unique area set in the Mendocino National Forest. We are off the grid here and fully operating on Solar Power in the summer. Way less crowded then Lake Sonoma and Tahoe but still within 4.5hrs hours of Bay Area. A good excuse to escape social media and traffic for a weekend!
All roads are dirt and slightly paved the last hour in. Drive with caution. Bring your bikes, boat or kayaks for more access to adventure during your stay. Always stay at about 15mph within the gated Ranch area
Be sure to pack like you are coming on a camping trip!
Bring smore's, flashlights,cameras, binoculars, ice for coolers,beach chairs and maps. Pack clothing for all types of weather. Pack all of your food for your stay. Only store is 15 minutes away and it's a bait,ice and beer kind of store. Grocery store is an hour away.
Remember there is no cell/internet service!!! You will feel so free without it. We have landline for emergencies and there is payphone at the soda creek stoe 15minutes away .
Attn: If you are not familiar with the Lake Pillsbury Basin area please be aware that it is an hour long dirt road to the area from town/ stores and restaurants.
We have a beautiful lodge and cabins nestled up in the hills of Lake Pillsbury Ranch. Our property rests on about 40acres of pines and oaks. Inside the ranch gates we share with about 200 other homes. Our property is the largest and most spacious on the Ranch.
You will have access to the pond(April-July) (10 minute walk from doorstep) lots of beautiful creeks and gravelly roads/trails to stroll along. Our property lies face to face with the stunning Hull Mountain. A nice drive up (with a sturdy vehicle) to Hull would take about 1 1/2hours from our property.
Lake Pillsbury is only a 15minute drive away to enjoy boating, fishing and kayaking. The historical Bloody Rock hike Trail Head only 40 minute drive from cabins.
++Once inside the gate use of ORV's or any motorized vehicles is forbidden.
++The speed limit is 15mph inside the ranch
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We do live on the property so we are always around for assistance. I highly encourage you to do your research on region before arrival since there is no wi-fi once here. I also provide a very detailed binder with Map in your cabin to reference during your stay. Please, refer to this binder before asking questions about area-It's most likely in the binder and on this page.
Please, respect that we do have to get work done and will be working in and around all areas of the property throughout the day.
This also means that children under the age of 13 and pets should never be left unattended on property or in cabins. Also, this space must be shared with other guests so please do not enter or approach other cabins or the lodge with out permission.
We do occasionally host a big fire pit for our guests if we have the time on big weekends.
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Plan Ahead with:
All of the food you plan to have for stay, ample coolers with ice to store it, flashlights&lanterns, layers of clothes for shifts in weather, handy mosquito and sunscreen, and plenty of H20 for daily adventures!!! (Our water is safe to drink out of tap) Bikes and kayaks are welcome too!
*** This cabin provides a charcoal grill. Please bring your own charcoal and lighter fluid. We have surplus for a small fee if you need it.
**We have a great snack, beer and ice store down the road at Soda Creek (15minutes away) if you need anything.
Since we currently are off the grid please remember to plan accordingly. We will provide you our personal landline for emergencies to be reached at.
Print out all maps,directions, gate code and activities for handy use before arrival.
**We have been experiencing a lot of County issued -RED FLAG WARNING DAYS in AUGUST 2017- Which means it's highly likely that Fire Pits will be banned in this Summer/ Fall season
BEFORE REQUESTING BOOKING- PLEASE, READ ALL DETAILS ON THE SUGAR PINE CABIN PAGE- ALL DESCRIPTION, BASICS, RULES ETC.
-Must be 21 years and up to rent this cabin.
- All guests and pets must be accounted for before arrival. Please make sure you put total number in the reservation. Attempting to have guests (not on reservation) on property or in cabin is prohibited.
-Once accepted the Directions /Tips must be read copy/pasted before your departure. GPS and Address alone will not get you here.
GPS will take you on closed road.
*****CHECK-IN POLICY- late fall-early spring-2pm -8pm is check in window.
If you decide to come after Check-In period; you will be charged $20.00 per hour after 8pm
-Be respectful all living creatures, guests, innkeepers and neighbors. Be aware and thoughtful of your surroundings.
-We encourage infants and children but, your eyes must be on them at all times. The wilderness brings Bats, bees,snakes and spiders along with all other wildlife.
-Please follow guidelines for Fire Awareness when using fire pits (your host will give you upon arrival.)
-DOG POLICY- This is a dog's happy place!
We allow well behaved, immunized, potty trained dogs here. Just need
-PET FEE is $10.00 per day/Per Dog
-Pets must be leashed at all times! Must always clean up pet waste. You will be charged if you fail to do so. We do have designated area for off leash play and ok to be around your campfire, under voice command. The surrounding area has no leash law Sept-May.
-There are 2 dogs on property that we usually do a leashed meet and greet to start. They are playful but bark a lot at first. This is their home.
-Please be aware that AAA roadside assistance does not go on the dirt road. The local tow service charges $350 for a tow. We can assist with certain car troubles. If we can assist in some way we charge $150 for assistance.
-Minors must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
-The kitchen Co-op is a shared space. Please respect the clean up rules posted in kitchen and all signs. Please- No pets in Co-op kitchen and do not leave unattended in your cabin.
-We are on Solar Energy so please, conserve. If you leave an outside light on all night we will knock on your door to turn it off.
-Lights out when leaving cabin or kitchen. Fans available in closets for hot weather months. NO A/C.
-In colder months the propane heater will turned on by innkeeper. Always use wisely and conservatively.
-Please follow the 15mph speed limit within gates! And when exiting or entering gate-wait till it closes behind you.