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We invite you to explore the legends of the "Loomis Gang" and Nine Mile Swamp. Located near the Village of Waterville in Central Leatherstocking Country of
New York State. Waterville is known for the notorious family of outlaws, The Loomis Gang, the largest Organized Crime Family in 19th Century America. Loomis Lair is where the Loomis Homestead once stood, before it was burned by a local vigilante Mob in 1866. Waterville was also known as the Hop Capital of the Country from the mid 1800's to the mid 1900's and is the birth place of George Eastman, who founded the Eastman Kodak Company.
Recreational activities abound with Canoeing and Fishing in the near-by Sangerfield River in Nine Mile Swamp, Hiking, X-country Skiing, Snowmobiling and Horseback Riding are close-by at the Charles E. Baker State Forest, a continuous unit of State Land that encompasses 9,414 acres. It is one of the largest solid blocks of NYS public lands outside the Catskills and the Adirondack forest preserves. The Beaver Creek State Forest and the Brookfield Rail Road State Forest also provide good outdoor recreational opportunities.
Loomis Lair consists of 80 private acres of forest and fields with wonderful views and hiking trails throughout. Conveniently located near both Route 20 and Route 12 and is less than 10 miles to the Village of Hamilton, home of Colgate University. Make Loomis Lair your centrally located base of operations for your vacation to Central New York State.
Plenty of windows, screen door, shades and a giant bubble dome on top that can be opened for ventilation. Water, Semi-private shower and toilet facilities inside yurt.
Very accessible - drive right in - Four steps to deck level!
Hiking Trails throughout the property.
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One Queen Bed / Futon, One Twin Bed / Chair
Bed Linens (bring your own towels)
Microwave, Toaster, Coffee maker,
2 burner electric stove (no oven)
Small refrigerator w/ Smaller Freezer, Dishes, Pots and Pans, Picnic table, 4 Adirondack Chairs, Small radio player.
Guest AccessThere is only one Yurt at Loomis Lair. This gives you exclusive use of all 80 acres. Interaction with GuestsYou will be greeted, given a key and shown around the Yurt. I am available at any time by phone and text. I am here to maintain the property and for the safety of the Guests and to help, if needed. The NeighborhoodBeautiful Rural Farm Country. Rolling Hills of Forest and Field. Peace, quiet and solitude. Other Things to NoteThere are 4 Angora Goats, 15 Ducks (Cayuga, Campbells and Pekin) and 2 Roman Geese that are raised on the property. There is also a 12 year old Female Portuguese Water Dog.
Guests are welcome to visit the animals.
Fresh, pasture raised Duck eggs are available to Guests at no charge.