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ULTIMATE LASSEN HOUSE! CEDAR HOT TUB! BOOK FOR FALL, WINTER AND 2015!

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ULTIMATE LASSEN HOUSE! CEDAR HOT TUB! BOOK FOR FALL, WINTER AND 2015!

People16
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 6 nights

Overview

Overview

Photos and Description of this 5 bedroom holiday home in Mount Lassen - Jackalope Acres: Lassen House

House, 5 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 4 Baths, (Sleeps up to 17)

Jackalope Acres, our fabulous family forest estate, awaits you only 15 minutes from Mt. Lassen National Park in the heart of some the most gorgeous, unspoiled hiking and fishing country in California--or the world!

Read our 5 Star Reviews!

Stunning 5-bedroom, 4-bath log house on 20 acres of forest and meadowland, in mountains near Mt. Lassen National Park.

Book for the fall and winter, fabulous seasons in Lassen area! We are also accepting bookings for summer 2015.

The property is set at 4300 feet elevation with historic North Battle Creek running through the backyard, the subject of a major restoration of natural habitat this year!

Jackalope Acres isn't just a place to stay--it's a place to vacation and live! A family resort! Or a couples get away! With amenities available nowhere else in the area.

Our custom Alaskan cedar hot tub, sunken into the large wrap around deck, is the perfect place to start the day watching the song birds and hummingbirds at the feeders or end it with a cocktail or a glass of wine.

Jackalope Acres is unique set on 20 private acres with extensive trails throughout the grounds for walking, (and in winter) snow shoeing, or cross country skiing. There are multiple evergreen species, black oak, plus meadows with native grasses and flowers.

You'll see deer, dove, quail, blue heron, and even wild turkeys. Bring a basket and enjoy a picnic at the table by creek.

Use our canoe or our kayaks at no adidtional charge on nearby Lake McCumber, also known for it's huge wild trout, bald eagles, and osprey.

Play croquet, badminton,or volley ball on the grass lawn. Throw horseshoes in the firepit. Or throw the footballs, frisbees, or play catch with our balls and gloves. One man's and one woman's mountain bike--and miles of roads. World class indoor outdoor ping pong table!

In winter, we have 4 sets of snow shoes for use at the acres or for Mt Lassen Park. There is a sledding hill on the property kids love. Or take our sleds up to Eskimo Hill where the locals go! Or just watch the leaves and the snow fall from the hot tub! 90 minutes from Mt. Shasta winter skiing!

Bedrooms include two master suites, one in main house and second in gorgeous open loft, each with individual attached baths. Main house has 2 additional upstairs bedrooms (one with additional loft bed) and shared bath. Downstairs bedroom has its own hall bath. Perfect for 5 individuals or 5 couples, but with additional futon sofas in master suites, house can sleep 17.

Gorgeous, eclectic interior lighting and furnishings. Original art and photography throughout house.

Cook gourmet meals in our remodeled, fully equipped kitchen with quartz counter tops and state-of-the-art appliances. Six-burner cast iron gas stove, conventional, convection and microwave ovens, Cusinart, blender, coffee maker, ice cream maker, and extra refrigerator and freezer in garage. We provide the spices condiments, napkins, paper towels, etc!

Entertain in the open living room/dining area with state of art iPod and laptop compatible media stereo. Relax in the separate sitting area in front of the Vermont Castings fireplace. In summer, bring the outdoors in: living and dining area also open to deck through 2 sets of sliding doors, with dining tables and lounge chairs. Cook on the propane grill with a gorgeous custom made prep table.

There is an enclosed firepit close to the house for evening camp fires, marshmallows and smores!

Enjoy your favorite sports events in the media room with 50' plasma flat screen, satellite TV package, Bose surround sound, Blue Ray DVD, game table and bar.

Wireless Internet throughout the house.

Fully automatic backup generator power for entire house and all appliances. Laundry room. Caretaker and cleaning service is available in the neighborhood.

This incredible, one of a kind estate is only 15 minutes from Mt. Lassen National Volcanic Park, an untrafficked jewel for both winter and summer.

Jackalope Acres is 11 miles from Shingletown, and 35 miles from Downtown Redding. It's 235 miles northeast San Francisco--a four hour drive--and only 35 minutes from Redding airport. Special, spectacular backroads driving directions available!

Jackolope Acres is also only 30 miles from world famous trout fishery Hat Creek.

Dozens of other world class rivers, streams, lakes, and state parks are all within 1 hour or less. World class private fishing booking are available through Fly Shop in Redding.

The house is also only 1/2 hour from the emerging Manton Valley winery district with small wineries, a wide range of varietals and friendly, vintner staffed tasting rooms.

There is a world class restaurant and an award winning winery 20 minutes away at Anselmo's, where you can also trail ride the 4,000 acre ranch with the owners on provided horses. Great local burgers and homemade Mexican food are also available nearby.

The area is unspoiled, uncrowded, and free from the traffic and people jams of so many other California “outdoor” destinations such as Yosemite or Lake Tahoe.

Sun Oaks Racquet Club 35 minutes away allows day passes for tennis and/or to use their complete fitness facility. More detailed, custom activity suggestions in owner created guidebook at house.

Truly a place to get away, relax, explore, entertain, and create memories. Great in all four seasons. Warm summer temperatures with cool nights and gorgeous, moderate winter snows.

Keywords: Log home, cabin, estate, lodge, log cabin

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Owner
Advertiser since: 2011
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About The Owner

We are urban San Franciscans who always dreamed of having a property where we could get back to nature. We grew up fishing, hiking and exploring, and we can truly say we have found the perfect escape from our busy life in the city. It is a great pleasure to share our home with friends, family and guests.

The Owner purchased this house in 2010

Why The Owner chose Mount Lassen

Shingletown is a quaint community, just a few miles from Lassen National Park and surrounded by pristine lakes, streams and abundant hiking. We fell in love with the property's 20 acres which are home to deer, jack rabbits and countless species of birds. Even in Summer, Shingletown is never crowded. It feels remote, but it is only 45 minutes away from the Shasta Premium Outlets and the town of Redding and its historic downtown.

What makes this house unique

Looking at the skies from the backyard, you will be amazed to see so many stars!!!!

Guestbook comments from the owner

We have rented this house twice, but it's more like a family resort. The house is gorgeous. Rustic, comfortable, with great furniture, and eclectic decorations. A Vermont castings fireplace. The kitchen has an antique six burner gas stove, plus a full array of condiments and spices, great knives, and lots of pots and pans. Enough space for 15 people in our group.

I also enjoyed the personal touches like the pictures of the owners’ families going back 3 generations. The 20 acre backyard has a large firepit. A sledding hill for the kids in winter. (Ours adore it.) Horseshoes, ping pong, baseball gloves, mountain bikes. There is a canoe and two cayaks for nearby Lake McCumber. Snow shoes. And an entertainment room with a flatscreen.

There has been extensive restoration work on historic North Battle Creek running through the property. We saw brown trout and blue herons. The woods are also great for walking.

Lassen National Park is spectacular (only open in summer) with very little traffic. The house manager is also a neighbor. He knows everything about the house and the area. Did I mention the cedar hot tub on the deck?
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Reviews

Reviews

5
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Mount Lassen Shasta Cascade
5

Perfect Group Retreat

  • 5 out of 5
Thank you Jackalopes Acres for making my mom's dream come true. She has been trying to get all the grandchildren together in one spot for years. My family (4 siblings, spouses, 6 grandchildren age 4-16, grandparents a total of 14 of us) selected Jackalopes Acres as our first ever family reunion/vacation. It was the perfect destination. My husband, 3 kids, and the dog drove from Idaho and had been in contact with Eric the caretaker who met us at the property. As we pulled into the red gate and took eyes on the estate we all took a collective sigh it was perfect. Eric was kind and understanding as we spilled out of the car as we all looked like we had been driving for 9 hours and had been up since 3am :-). We entered the home and it was really so stunning the pictures do not do the home justice. He gave us the run down on the property and the homes handbook. The rest of the group arrived later that day and they all had the same stunned reaction this was perfect! The room above the garage slept all 6 grand girls and the adults took the main house. We enjoyed hanging out at the creek, we saw more deer then we can count, lounging on the deck with cocktails, soaking in the hot tub after days of hiking, playing board games, and doing jigsaw puzzles, cooking meals in the wonderful kitchen. The kitchen is equipped with a plethora of spices and high end cooking utensils. The bedrooms and bathrooms are all perfectly though out and equipped with everything you need. The home is clean and beautiful. Outside of Jackalope Acres we hiked Kings Falls, went horseback riding, hiked at Lake McCumber saw a bald Eagle, and went swimming at Battle Creek Reservoir. I really just want to say thank you for opening your home to us and giving us a wonderful opportunity to enjoy each others company and enjoy the natural beauty of the area.
  • Review Submitted: 04-Oct-2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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Mount Lassen Shasta Cascade
Virginia
5

Exceptional Home on 22 acres in the Forest

  • 5 out of 5
This is an exceptional vacation rental for families, and for couples sharing expenses. There are 22 acres of meadows and forest to wander, and decks where you can sit and enjoy the quiet beauty and bounty that surrounds you. The house is extremely well-equipped and well-managed, with (more than!) everything needed for a great vacation. There's something rewarding for everyone in a group to do: visit Lassen National Park with its thermal features and vistas, fish or boat in a wide choice of lakes and streams, hike forests with hundreds of miles of trails, and more. If you're looking for peace and quiet, adventure, sightseeing, or water sports, this can't be beat.
  • Review Submitted: 05-Sep-2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
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Mount Lassen Shasta Cascade
Oregon
5

Thank you!

  • 5 out of 5
The home, property, owners, and property manager are all fantastic! We would highly recommend Jackalope Ranch to others!
  • Review Submitted: 04-Sep-2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers
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Mount Lassen Shasta Cascade
San Jose
5

Perfect 10/10 place to spend a weekend getaway in the woods!! This place did not disappoint!!

  • 5 out of 5
I stayed here Thursday-Saturday with 7 other friends for the weekend. The pictures you see from the cabin is EXACTLY what the cabin looks like and MORE. Eric goes around to show you all the rooms you can use...the entertainment room stocked with fun boardgames, the kitchen fully stocked with pans,pots,utensils,etc! The garage has fishing gear to visit the nearby creek, which we used! This cabin made us fall in love with the woods, the hot tub in the back is something everyone should use and the firepit was beautiful!! We are going to make this an annual trip, everything is fully stocked. The bathroom had towels and bathroom supplies and cleaning supplies! There is firewood stocked and ready to go! The area is enclosed with beautiful trees and during sunset the sunlight peaks through the trees giving a warm glow.

I loved everything about this cabin, you will not be disappointed, it was incredible and I am very very happy there is a place like this to stay and feel at home. The cabin is furnished with blankets, pillows everything you need. You wouldn't need to bring much other than your clothes and food to cook with.

There is a game room with ping pong table, weights and yoga ball for exercising. There is an indoor firepit, oldschool and it makes you feel like you are just getting away from it all. We stayed during the day and grilled hamburgers, used the hot tub, played water balloon fights and went fishing for small fish in the creek nearby.

There's no questioning whether or not this is a good place, because..this is an awesome place that brought my family and friends closer together and created a lot of memories here.
  • Review Submitted: 26-Aug-2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Mount Lassen Shasta Cascade
Livermore, CA
5

What a Wonderful Place!

  • 5 out of 5
My wife and I, our four kids and their spouses, and our 7 grandchildren (ages 3 months to 14 years old) just spent a truly wonderful week at Jackalope Acres. The home was stunning, very attractive, roomy, and filled with everything we needed - plus many extras. I highly, HIGHLY recommend this fantastic vacation rental!

In addition, John and Isabel were quite pleasant to deal with, and their property manager, Erik, could not have been more welcoming and more helpful.

The 17 of us feel most fortunate to have stayed there. I'm only sorry that I can't give it more than 5 stars. If you chose to stay there, you will not be disappointed!
  • Review Submitted: 29-Jul-2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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Mount Lassen Shasta Cascade
San Francisco, CA
5

All you could want and more...

  • 5 out of 5
Just returned from an idyllic holiday weekend at "Jackalope Acres." The owners could not have created a more comfortable atmosphere for our group (of 8) weekend getaway. The house was impeccably clean on our arrival; the property manager walked us through everything we needed to know and was available during our stay to answer questions.

The kitchen! Sometimes when renting places my friends and I bring our own knives, dishtowels, or obscure equipment because who knows what you'll find in a rental house. This was the best stocked kitchen I've ever rented -- from top-quality knives to a (well used) ice-cream maker.

The property is miles from the road and as a result is blissfully quiet. One barely hears neighbors; the most prominent noises were the wind and pleasantly chirping birds. There really is a cool creek running through the property.

All sorts of great "toys" available to renters, including a canoe, kayaks, ping pong table, and a fantastic media room.

All this plus it's just a short drive to the Manzanita Lake entrance of Lassen.

The pride of ownership in this house is extraordinary. Worth the journey from San Francisco or pretty much anywhere else!
  • Review Submitted: 07-Jul-2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed our home! We love it, and enjoy sharing it with our guests. We hope to see you again!

Location

Location

Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Redding California
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
Highway 44
Nearest Restaurant
11 Miles
Shingletown
Nearest Ski
90 Miles
Mt Shasta
Car: recommended

The secret undiscovered North State region of California around Lassen National Park is uncrowded and stunningly gorgeous. Hiking, plus kayaking and canoing (we have the kayaks and the canoe for you!), incredible fishing, biking (we have those too!), star gazing, a small world class restaurant, wine tasting...These are just a few of your options in our neighborhood! Not to mention the amenities at our house.

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Availability & Rates

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Rental rates for this holiday house in Mount Lassen, Shasta Cascade

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Winter Holidays
19 Dec 2014 - 5 Jan 2015
6 night minimum stay
$3,536
for 6 nights
From
$544
$3,534
 
 
Summer
1 Jun - 30 Sep
2 night minimum stay
$1,358
for 2 nights
From
$544
From
$544
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$3,534
$12,743
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$1,138
for 2 nights
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$434
From
$434
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$2,872
$10,169
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $69
Pet Fee $200
Cleaning $200
Tax Rate 10.0%

Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

Facilities

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Mount Lassen in Shasta Cascade

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 4000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • rural ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Garage
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 4
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 2 Sofa bed/Futon , master suite with own bath
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 4 Sofa bed/Futon , Gorgeous second loft/master suite
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , Upstairs Bedroom with additional single loft bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Double Bed , 2nd Upstairs bedroom
    Bedroom 5 - 2 Single Bed , Two twim beds in downstairs bedroom with hall bath.
  • King size beds (1) Master suites feature king beds with awecome memory foam matresses. Queen size Beds (1) In one upstairs bedroom with a memory foam topper--also a loft bed in this room!, Double Beds (1) Pillow top mattress in this upstairs bedroom, Twin or Single Beds (1) Gorgeous, antique head boards on twin beds in the downstairs bedroom, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Both master suites have futons with memory foam mattresses to sleep more people., Bunk Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Player
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Terrace ...
  • Gazebo ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Firepit seats 10 or more. Incredible collection of outdoor games: horsehoes, croquet, volleyball, badminton. World class indoor outdoor ping pong table. Lawn benches and hammocks! We have two world class kayaks. Plus a canoe at Lake McCumber, less than two miles from the house. Giant trout and amazing wildlife: bald eages, giant blue heron, ospreys and more. A man's and the woman's high end mountain bike also available. Throw the football or the frisbees. Check out our book listing 42 incredible hikes in Mt. Lassen Volcanic Park only 15 minutes away. In winter we have 4 sets of snow shoes for Lassen or just the backyard. Or take the sleds up to Eskimo Hill like the local residents. Our manager knows the area like the back of his hand and can answer any question--and is also available for any problem that comes up.
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