33 ACRES OF QUIET PRIVACY
3 BR, 2 BA, Maximum Occupancy: 8
Paul Smiths, NY
Saranac Lake Chain Region Vacation Rentals
LISTING ID: VR5430
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|Private and secluded, yet centrally located, Camp Hatteras is located seven miles north of Paul Smith's College. You'll be in one of the most varied wilderness areas of the Adirondack Park. This well cared for property boasts abundant wildlife and a network of walking and skiing trails which take you past wetlands, cliffs and a variety of forest types. We're located in the middle of some of the Adirondacks most dependable snow for cross-country skiing, with abundant groomed and backcountry trails nearby. The Adirondack Visitor's Interpretive Center is five miles away and is open year round with wonderful trails and educational programs for the whole family. You'll be 25 minutes to Titus Mountain Ski Center, Saranac Lake or Malone; 35 minutes to Lake Placid and its Olympic venues; 50 minutes to Whiteface Mountain. The Natural History Museum of the Adirondacks is 40 minutes away in Tupper Lake.
Camp Hatteras has three bedrooms and sleeps up to 8 people. Two of the bedrooms have two twin beds each and a third bedroom has a queen. An open loft has a futon, which can be folded open for another person or two. Two bathrooms with showers make sure that no one is waiting. There is a complete laundry room for those making longer stays. There are toys for younger children to discover, and a high chair and "potty" for toddlers.
A wrap-around deck has a propane grill and picnic table in a screened porch. Bring some water jugs with you, as this 500' deep well delivers the freshest, tastiest mountain water that you could ever want. You'll want to take some home. There is a nice campfire spot for summer/winter time marshmallow roasts or quiet fire gazing. The glass front woodstove sheds a warming glow across the great-rooms hardwood floors in the winter.
The kitchen is fully equipped with a microwave, electric oven and range, a dishwasher, and all of the things that make cooking healthy, hearty meals possible. Firewood is supplied for our winter guest's heating comfort, and a reasonable amount of campfire wood is available in the summer as well. If you'd rather not heat with a woodstove, the electric baseboard heat is always there to keep you warm. Plenty of parking during all seasons.
In the warmer months, there are nearby trails which are excellent for mountain biking with both backcountry roads and single-track. Designated horseback riding trailheads are less than a mile away. A "Wild and Scenic Study River", the Osgood, flows nearby with put-in and take-outs within a couple of miles of your driveway. Drop-off and pick-up arrangements can be made. This is a "must paddle" for those interested in wildlife and scenery. Many have spotted the Bald Eagle who has a nest at the river's edge. We are surrounded by many great fishing spots.
Your hosts, Bob and Sheila, are a former professional wilderness guide, and a life-long resident of the Paul Smiths area. Between the two of them, good advice - connecting you to great experiences and unique destinations - is as close to a sure thing as you can get. The temporary use of their brains is complimentary!
|Property Address:||Paul Smiths, NY|
|Region:||Saranac Lake Chain Region - REGION MAP|
|Pet Policy:||Sorry, we're pet lovers ourselves, but it just doesn't seem to work in our rental ):|
|Smoking Policy:||33 acres of space for smoking outside :)|
|Cleaning Policy:||We just ask that you tidy up after yourselves.|
|Linen Policy:||It's all here!|
|Security Deposit Information:||$500 security deposit|
|Rental Rates:||Winter: $1,200/week or $600/weekend (2 night minimum) Ask about Last Minute Specials.
Winter Holiday weeks (Dec 22-Jan 5, Jan19-26, Feb16-23): $1,500/week
Spring: $1,200/week $600/weekend (call for discounts & Maple Sugaring experiences)
Summer: $1,350/week (Sat. to Sat., up to 8 people) Book before 5/1/14 and take $100 off.
Fall: $1,200/week, $600/weekend (call for Leaf Peeping Specials)
Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change.
• 100% Pet Free (no pets ever present with owners or renters)
• 100% Smoke Free (no indoor smoking ever by owners or renters)
• Adirondack Chairs
• Alarm Clock
• Book Collection, Adirondack Related
• Book Collection, General
• CD Player
• Children's Toys/Cribs/High Chair
• Coffee Maker
• Credit Card or Paypal Accepted for Rental Fee
• DVD Player
• Everything except your groceries, family& friends!
• Extremely Private
• Fan (portable)
• Fire Pit
• Firewood Provided
• First Aid Kit
• Games and/or Puzzles
• Gourmet Kitchen
• Grill (gas)
• Guide Services available
• High Speed Internet - Wireless
• Ironing Board/Iron
• Kitchenware (dishes, pots, utensils, etc.)
• Linens Included (no extra fee)
• Long Term/Seasonal Rentals Available
• MP3 Type Player
• Picnic Table, Outdoor
• Pond (decorative)
• Porch (screen)
• Refrigerator/Freezer (full size)
• River Access (easy walk)
• Ski from Door to Ski Lift or XC Ski Trail
• Television, Luxury
• Tourist Information Folder
• VCR Player
• Winter Availability
• Woodstove (wood burning)
|Activities On Site:||
• Hiking Trail(s)
• Skiing, Nordic (Cross Country)
• Snow Shoeing
• Walking Path
|Activities 1-15 Minutes:||
• ATM (Cash) Machine
• ATV Trails
• Bar/Tavern/Brew Pub
• Basketball Court
• Bike Path
• Farmer's Market
• Fitness Club
• Gas Station
• Grocery Store - Small
• Horse Trails
• Ice Fishing
• Ice Skating (outdoor)
• Nature Center or Attraction
• Public Beach
• Public Boat Launch
• Snowmobile Rentals
• Swimming Pool (Indoor)
|Activities 16-30 Minutes:||
• Airplane Tour
• Antique Shopping
• Bike Rentals
• Boat Rentals
• Boat Tour
• Canoe/Kayak Rentals
• Golf Course
• Grocery Store - Large
• Historic Site
• Horseback Riding Center
• Ice Skating (indoor)
• Live Entertainment
• Live Theatre or Dance
• Miniature Golf
• Mountain Bike Center
• Movie Rental Store
• Movie Theatre
• Office / Shipping Service Store
• Outlet Shopping
• Scenic Ski Lift or Gondola Ride
• Skate Board Park
• Skiing, Alpine (Downhill)
• Train Ride
• Tubing (Snow)
• Urgent or Emergency Care Center
|Activities 31-60 Minutes:||
• Shopping Mall
• Tubing (River)
|Meet the Owner(s)||
About Us: Bob, Hannah, Luke & Sheila enjoy traveling, but they love the Adirondacks and can't imagine living anywhere else. This property was built by family & friends for Bob's parents and is now rented out as it truly is a gift to be shared.
Why we think you will enjoy staying in Paul Smiths: Your hosts, Bob and Sheila, are a former professional wilderness guide, and a life-long resident of the Paul Smiths area. Between the two of them, good advice - connecting you to great experiences and unique destinations - is as close to a sure thing as you can get. The temporary use of their brains is complimentary!
Why our property is special: This place is more than a vacation rental to us, it truly is part of the family. At Camp Hatteras you'll notice that it feels like home and is well taken care of, as you will be as our guests during your stay...
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