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Rustic Cabin At The Base Of The Rockies!

Bedrooms 2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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Minimum Stay
2 - 3 nights

About the property

Rustic Cabin At The Base Of The Rockies!

Beautiful, cozy cabin that lies at the base of the Rocky Mountains, and is situated along the stunning Ghost River Valley. 20 minutes to world class ice climbing routes, spectacular hiking, kayaking, biking, and walking trails nearby. 45 minutes to Canmore, an hour to Banff, and 30 minutes to Cochrane, Alberta. This amazing cabin is situated on a private 45 acre site that is on a ridge with walking paths to viewpoints overlooking the Ghost River Valley and the front range of the Rockies. You have the gorgeous forest and all of nature to yourself!

Owner/Property Manager
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 18, 2017


Nearest Airport
79 Kilometres
Calgary International Airport
Nearest Barpub
42 Kilometres
Cochrane, Alberta
Nearest Golf
71 Kilometres
Silvertip Golf Course
Nearest Train
78 Kilometres
Canadian Pacific Rail - Calgary Station
Nearest Motorway
32 Kilometres
Highway 1a (Bow Valley Trail)
Nearest Restaurant
42 Kilometres
Cochrane, Canmore, or Banff
Nearest Ski
71 Kilometres
Nakiska Ski Resort
Nearest Beach
35 Kilometres
Ghost Lake
Car: necessary

With the Bar C Ranch just 3 minutes up the road, hunters can hire guides for hunting (including cougar hunting in December!).

A few kilometers in the other direction we have Saddle Peak Trail Rides that offer horse tours throughout this gorgeous area.

Ghost Lake is twenty minutes away and offers a boaters paradise with the lake set with the Rocky Mountains as a backdrop (note: you may need a wetsuit!)

Calgary is 45 minutes away, and offers all that there is to offer in the way of tourism - shopping, theatre, symphony, zoo, science centre, water & theme parks, and of course the world famous Calgary Stampede.

Canmore and Banff, are 45 and 60 minutes away respectively. There you will find world class ski resorts, hiking, rafting, climbing, leisure centres, fine restaurants, and plenty more for the outdoor enthusiast!

Locally, we can offer tours of the Ghost River Area, where there is world class ice climbing, hiking, ATV routes, hunting areas, and more!


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation cabin rental in Bighorn No. 8, Alberta

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
February Break
Feb 16 2017 - Feb 20 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$10 per night, per additional guest
Spring Break
Mar 22 2017 - Apr 3 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$10 per night, per additional guest
Apr 13 2017 - Apr 17 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$10 per night, per additional guest
Jun 23 2017 - Jul 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$10 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$10 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee C$55 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit C$120
Pet Fee C$75 + Tax
Tax Rate 5.0%

The nightly rate is for two adults, and 2 children. Additional persons can be added for a fee of $10/person/night.

Pets are welcome on the property, please refer to the Terms & Agreement for details. The cabin is in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, and there is wildlife around - so that is a risk those wanting to bring pets will be need to consider.

Guests are required to read and agree to the Terms & Conditions of Cabin Rental prior to confirming a reservation. Please ask owner to e-mail you a copy.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation cabin rental in Bighorn No. 8

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 850 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Livingroom - 2 sleep sofa /futon
    Bunk Area (toddler mattress size) - 2 child bed , 1 bunk bed
  • The cabin has 2 bedrooms, as well as a small (cute!) bunk area for two children. There is also a queen pull-out bed in the living area.
  • Books
  • Television ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • children welcome ...
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing