Welcome The Mountain Cottage is located in a peaceful remote setting, surrounded by stunning Mountain Views and access to adventure galore! It has been tastifully updated with beautiful local wood accents, warm cozy colors and lots of airy space. There is plenty of room with 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a loft den, covered shaded porch, sunny deck, new linens, furniture and comfy mattresses. The Cottage is equipped with everything for a maximum of 10 people plus space to camp if you have extra guests! WiFi, TV & DVD player, BBQ in season, Outdoor firepit, games, and books all located on 2 acres for you to explore. In season guests can help themselves to culinary herbs, teas, greens and berries from the garden. Children are welcome to play in our park-like setting amounst old growth trees, play area and treehouses. We are Pet and Children friendly, some restrictions apply. Amenities of Silverton & New Denver are 5- 10 minutes away with many beautiful beaches, trails, cafes, quaint shops, local markets and art venues. The area boosts tranquility, natural simple beauty & is aptly named the SLO-as-you-CAN area. Just sit back relax, listen to sounds of the wind and birdsong while bbqing on the deck. Go for a mountain biking adventure out the back door, climb to the Vistas and the ever popular Idaho Peak. Rent a kayak or canoe and paddle across into the beautiful Valhalla Provincial Park. There is much to do here, see some of our local attractions or just relax at our peaceful retreat in the mountains. Pure Bliss...In the wintertime come for snowshoeing, ski touring or just to hear the snow fall in the forest or curl up with a book by the woodstove. Powder is well known in this area! We Are Centrally Located & Private! The Mountain Cottage is located on a remote secondary rural road that is maintained all year round. On the 2 acres you will have a park like setting, with flat areas for sports and yoga, shaded areas of old growth for children and adults, open sunny areas and a deck to lounge out on while bird watching or taking in the mountain views and forests that surround you. There is an outdoor firepit and a garden in season to forage for berries and herbs. The owner sometimes will provide workshops on medicine making and herb gathering for teas and culinary uses. Children are welcome to play on the swing set and treehouses at their own risk. Pets are also welcome, but must be picked up after and cared for. You get the feeling of being remote while only being within 5-10 min. drive to Villages nearby, amenities and beautiful beaches of Slocan Lake. 30-40 min. drive to Nakusp and Kaslo, Arrow lake and Kootenay lake. 1 hour drive to NelsonBase rates above are based on a family/group of 4 Extra guests are $10 each/person/night. 2 night minimum stay Children 2 and under are free. Tents $10 RV's $15 Water is available outside, no sani dump or electrical hookups Please ask about special discounts for longer stays over 30 days and group/family gatherings of more than 12 people. Suitable 2 acres for large group gatherings up to 50 upon approvalThere is a plethora of things to do in the area! Check out the Slocan Lake Chamber of Commerce under the Visitor Section for more links. Here is a top 10 list! 1) Mountain Biking, Hiking, Skiing, snowshoeing access right from the doorstep and many trails. 2) Vehicle bike drops to Rettallack or Lemon Creek or amazing backcountry activities in winter. 3) Bring your boat or rent a canoe/kayak and paddle the Slocan Lake to access many beaches. 4) Explore the Stunning Valhalla Provinicial Park all year round 5) Hike up to Idaho Peak in Summer to see the Wildflower Meadows and Vistas or ski down in winter 6) Quaint Cafes and Excellent Restaurants offer both atmosphere and savoury selections. 7) Enjoy artisan & craft shops, Friday outdoor markets, Art galleries and museums! 8) Japanese Botanical Gardens and the Nikkei Internment Center. 9) Visit the Historic Town of Sandon or Three Forks. 10) Enjoying fishing, exploring, wildberry picking or wildlife viewing.For your health and enjoyment, the Mountain Cottage is non-smoking. You may smoke outside the accommodation unless prohibited by law. You are responsible for disposing of your cigarette butts; please do not litter. There is an ashtray available on the back porch or they can go into the outdoor fire pit area, no cigarette butts are to be thrown throughout the property. Pets We welcome well-trained and behaved dogs to stay with their owners in designated areas. They are welcome on the land, but you are responsible for cleaning up after your pet and we take no responsibility for any encounters with wildlife and/or rural farm animals and other pets. Your dog may come inside at night if preferred but must stay on the ground floor on tiles or wood floors. ABSOLUTELY NO PETS on furniture, rugs, upstairs, on kitchen lino, carpeted stairs or in bedrooms. There may be an additional charge and we will need to approve your pet before we can confirm your reservation. Pets must be well behaved and are not to be left alone in the home for extended periods of time. If evidence is found that a pet has been present without prior consent of management or a permitted pet has damaged the furnishings or the rental property during the stay, minimum charge may be applied on your pet deposit for all cleaning costs or repair and/or deodorizing. We ask an additional $150 pet deposit. Vacationing with Respect We hope you enjoy the Mountain Cottage we manage, and we ask that you treat the accommodation with dignity at all times. Please respect our local culture, wildlife and rural residents. Be mindful not to leave garbage or recycling outside (Be Wildlife Aware!) & pick up after your pet. Thank you for vacationing with respect!