5 BR, 4 BA, Maximum Occupancy: 10
217 Spruce Drive, Old Forge, NY 13472
Herkimer County

Old Forge Region Vacation Rentals — LISTING ID: VR8183

Owner's Contact Information

(860) 280-5416    |   SEND OWNER AN EMAIL INQUIRY

For more photos and information please visit our website at www.moonovermoose.com

Taking 2023/24 reservations now.

Taking Fall 2023 reservations now.

Winter Season - Dec 1st 2023 - March 31st 2024 - $14,000 for season + Utilities

We are one of the best rentals in the Adx!

See calendar for availability

Close Proximity to Trail 6 at the Thendara train station

Email pauljchoma@gmail.com to inquire

Moon Over Moose is a luxurious, five-bedroom log home vacation rental privately located on the meandering Moose River. It can accommodate 10 guests. An ideal location, guests can walk to the shops and restaurants in the center of Old Forge, New York in less than ten minutes. Its big handcrafted logs welcome guests as a comfy home away from home and from there guests have easy access to all the Adirondack Park has to offer. Moon Over Moose is a marvelous, hospitable vacation home, completely in accord with the mountain landscape all around, its log walls and peaked roofs brushed by high pine boughs. Inside there are five distinctive, comfortable bedrooms, four bathrooms, and every modern convenience. Wood floors and tile throughout, mountainscapes and framed art hang on the walls. Throughout the day, golden light fills the cabins rooms, and there is a constant feeling of spaciousness and peace. Just beyond the light-filled entryway, the living room awaits you with a stone faced gas fireplace, home theater television with surround sound and high-speed Wi-Fi. Tall windows frame the Moose River and trees outside - seasonal art in themselves, ablaze with color in fall or garlanded in snow. Sliding doors open to an outdoor living area with outdoor dining, Adirondack chairs, fire pit and the fresh balsam air of the forest. Moon Over Moose is as suited for relaxing after a day of hiking, biking, kayaking, paddleboard, golfing (to name just a few) as it is for high-style entertaining. Full sets of table linens, china, crystal and flatware are at hand, and the dining room table will easily seat eight with additional seats at the adjacent game table. With its stove, full size fridge, dishwasher, and array of gourmet cooking equipment, this luxury Adirondack Mountain rental property can accommodate cooking enthusiasts or a professional chef. The room has an open layout and a prep table that make meal preparation easy and communal. Just beyond the kitchen is a covered porch with a gas barbecue grill for cooking in the open air.This main level also holds a charming light filled log bedroom with a queen bed and easy access to a full bath with walk-in shower. The upper level holds the cabins spacious Bedroom One: with ensuite bath. A rough-hewn, log frame queen bed and vaulted ceilings await you. Comfy seating and a desk overlooking the Moose River for those dreaming of a quiet and contemplative space for writing. Relax and unwind in the spacious jetted soaking tub or walk-in shower as you gaze out at the treetops! Bedrooms Two and Three share full bath with tub/shower are on this upper level. Each bedroom has one queen bed and extra twin bed off to the side - so each room could comfortably sleep three tired adventurers. Bedroom two overlooks the Moose River while bedroom three has a cozy window seat and both have comfortable seating and reading lights for those seeking a quiet spot to relax. An alcove at the top of the stairs is the perfect meeting spot for a spontaneous game of cards! Moon Over Mooses lower level is where guests will find some of the homes great diversions: a game room with pool table and foosball table, lots of board games, and a framed poster of the Adirondack High Peaks, just to whet the appetite. The guest room has two log twin beds, standing side by side. A bathroom with shower and washer/dryer are on this floor.

Accepting Spring, Summer, Fall,winter 2023/24 Reservations .


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Owner's Personal Website: http://moonovermoose.com
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Listed with Adirondack "By Owner" since 2013.


No Need To Pay Service Fees - book direct with owner. Contact info provided to the left.
Taking 2023/24 reservations now
Winter 2023/24 Dec.1st thru March 31st $14,000 plus utilities

April 1st - May 25th $425 per night - Min. 3 nights
May 25th - June 5th $450 per night - Min. 4 nights
June 6 - Oct 11th $4500 Weekly

Oct 11 - Nov 30 $425 per night - Min. 3 nights

*Mandatory cleaning fee per stay $300

Listing ID: VR8183
Property Address: 217 Spruce Drive, Old Forge, NY 13472
Region: Old Forge Region
Bedrooms: 5
Bed Sizes: 4 Queen, 4 Twin,
Bathrooms: 4
Max Occupancy: 10
Pet Policy: We love pets but due to allergies, pets are not allowed.
Smoking Policy: No Smoking Allowed Indoors - If smoking outside, butts Must be put in a container and removed from property.
Cleaning Policy: We pride ourselves by offering a very clean house in tip top condition.
-Guests are asked to empty the refrigerator, freezer and trashcans prior to departure. Please sweep, wash and put away all dishes and kitchen utensils. . Please pickup all trash both inside and outside.
A normal cleaning is performed with each rental. The cleaning fee is $300
Linen Policy: Guests need to bring their own sheets, pillowcases and towels or we can provide them optionally for a $175 fee.
-Blankets and pillows are provided
-4 queen beds
-4 twin beds
-We cheerfully provide a welcome starter package of paper goods to get you going!
Security Deposit Information: Security Deposit $500
*A separate check is made out for the security deposit. It is not cashed unless there is damage. Within two days of departure the home is inspected and as long as no damage has occurred, the check is voided and sent back immediately.


  • 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
  • Blender
  • Book Collection, General
  • Cable TV Reception, Basic
  • Canoe
  • CD Player
  • Coffee Maker
  • Covered Porch for BBQs
  • Credit Card or Paypal Accepted for Rental Fee
  • Dishwasher
  • Dock
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fan (ceiling)
  • Fire Pit
  • Fireplace (gas)
  • First Aid Kit
  • Foosball Table
  • Game Room
  • Games and/or Puzzles
  • Grill (gas)
  • Hairdryer
  • High Speed Internet - Wired
  • High Speed Internet - Wireless
  • Ironing Board/Iron
  • Jacuzzi-Type Bath Tub
  • Kayak
  • Kitchenware (dishes, pots, utensils, etc.)
  • Life Vests
  • Linens Available (extra fee)
  • Long Term/Seasonal Rentals Available
  • Luxury Bathroom
  • Microwave
  • Picnic Table, Outdoor
  • Pool Table
  • Porch (no screen)
  • Private
  • Radio
  • Refrigerator/Freezer (full size)
  • River Access (easy walk)
  • Riverfront
  • Rustic Furnishings
  • Scenic View from Inside House
  • Scenic View from Outside House
  • Stereo
  • Stove/Oven
  • Stream or Brook Frontage
  • Telephone
  • Television, Luxury
  • Toaster
  • Tourist Information Folder
  • Walk to Town
  • Walk-In Closet
  • Washer


Activities On Site

  • Laundromat
  • River
  • Tubing (River)

Activities 1-15 Minutes

  • Airplane Tour
  • Amusement Park
  • Antique Shopping
  • Arcade
  • ATM (Cash) Machine
  • Bank
  • Bar/Tavern/Brew Pub
  • Basketball Court
  • Bike Path
  • Bike Rentals
  • Boat Rentals
  • Boat Tour
  • Boating
  • Bowling
  • Canoe/Kayak Rentals
  • Canoeing/Kayaking
  • Church
  • Concerts
  • Fishing
  • Gas Station
  • Go-Karts
  • Golf Course
  • Grocery Store - Large
  • Grocery Store - Small
  • Hiking Trail(s)
  • Horse Trails
  • Lake
  • Library
  • Live Entertainment
  • Marina
  • Miniature Golf
  • Mountain Bike Center
  • Movie Rental Store
  • Movie Theatre
  • Nature Center or Attraction
  • Office / Shipping Service Store
  • Playground
  • Public Beach
  • Public Boat Launch
  • Restaurant
  • Sailing
  • Scenic Ski Lift or Gondola Ride
  • Skiing, Alpine (Downhill)
  • Sledding
  • Snow Shoeing
  • Snowmobile Rentals
  • Tennis
  • Train Ride
  • Urgent or Emergency Care Center
  • Walking Path
  • Water Park
  • Whitewater Rafting Center

Activities 16-30 Minutes

  • Museum

Activities 31-60 Minutes

  • Hospital
  • Shopping Mall

Meet the Owner(s)

About Us: We are Paul and Jill Choma. We are small business owners who have built a beautiful log home to share with people who love the outdoors but who love the creature comforts of home.

Why we think you will enjoy staying in Old Forge: Spring - Golfing Fishing Hiking Biking Summer - Swimming Canoeing Kayaking Biking Fishing Golfing, Mini Golfing, Enchanted Forest Water Park Fall - Leaf Peeping, Golfing Fishing Hiking Biking Winter - Snowmobiling, Snowshoeing, Skiing

Why our property is special: From the moment you step into this home, you feel as though you are in a one of a kind gem!




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