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Serene cabin along the renown trout stream-Penn's Creek-237 Eagle Lane, Millmont

People6
Bedrooms 3
Separate WC's1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Quaint waterfront cabin, with a view and calm to put you in awe.

Cot N Munch is located on one of the best trout fishing streams on the East Coast, and located between Lewisburg and State College. This is on stocked water and you will have the usual on and off flow of passing fisherman, but when they leave, you get to stay.

Kitchen includes stove refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, pots, pans and utensils. We supply heavy duty paper place settings, saving water use and work for you. Sleeping arrangements consist of a private downstairs queen bed. Upstairs is a semi-private double and two single beds. More than enough room to accommodate up to 6 people. The cabin's "bathroom" is fitted with an eco friendly composting toilet, and an old fashioned pitcher and bowl for quick wash-ups. Just a few steps from the cabin is the shower house. In this building you will find two showers as shown in the pictures, with a dressing room. Also in this building is a double bowl sink where you can gather water for cooking, washing your dishes in the provided basins, or cleaning your catch from the creek. If you are feeling like a real pioneer, feel free to use the outhouse! There is a large 2 bay building to keep your vehicle under shelter and store your canoes or kayaks. We are within minutes of the Coburn to Cherry Run hiking and biking trail to the west and Buffalo Valley Rail Trail to the East. A short drive to groceries, restaurants and thousand of acres of state forest and state game lands, wineries, and micro breweries. We are only about 10 miles from Woodward Camp. Far enough away from yet close enough to everything you'll need. Great kayaking, fishing, hunting, hiking, snowmobiling, or just a quiet, peaceful, relaxing weekend getaway. Sorry-must be 21 years of age to rent our cabin and IF YOU PLAN ON FISHING--YOU MUST HAVE A VALID PA FISHING LICENSE. We encourage you to please read all the information in the rental agreement and the paperwork on the table upon your arrival. It will make our job easier when you leave and lower the time it takes to prepare for the next guest. Thank You


Owner
John and Sandy Erdley
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 August, 2017

About John and Sandy Erdley

Hello, John and Sandy Erdley here. I'm an asphalt construction worker and musician and my wife Sandy is in retail. After moving here from Main Street, over 20 years ago, we came upon this cabin on one of our first walks down the old rail bed. After 3 tries to purchase it over a 17 year period we finally got it. We get to enjoy it when you our guests are not here and we only hope that you, our guests enjoy it as much as we do.

John and Sandy Erdley purchased this cabin in 2013

Why John and Sandy Erdley chose Pennsylvania

Cot N Munch is located on the banks of one of the most famous Trout streams on the East coast, the Penns Creek., famous for it's Green Drake hatch and fly fishing. In my early teens I and my 2 Uncles would visit the Weikert area right up the road for the first day of Trout Season. On the way home we would stop and walk down a road to the Penns. One day awhile back when walking back to my house after a morning of fishing I realized the road I now live on was that road. So this is a very special place to me. Over the years I've spent quite some time on the beautiful water of the Penns Creek and from what I've seen I can tell you there are few cabins that have as much privacy, with the view and calm you have at Cot N Munch.

What makes this cabin unique

Cot N Munch is centrally located between Lewisburgs Bucknell University and State College, home of the Penn State Nittany Lions. It is on stocked water and it's the perfect place to kayak to or from. We are within minutes of the Coburn to Cherry Run Hiking and Biking trail to the West and Buffalo Valley trail to the East. A short drive to groceries, fuel, restaurants, microbreweries, wineries, State Forrest and State Game Lands. We are only 10 miles from Woodward Camp, a modern X game training facility.

Need to mention: In the garage you will find an unlimited (be reasonable) amount of firewood. Please keep in mind the size of your fire and weather conditions and make sure it is out before you leave.

If you are going to smoke, smoke outside and please use the three sand buckets or fire pit. Respect our property and the next guest by not throwing butts on our property. If you can not you will be charged extra on a revisit.

The wall at the front of the property was my last accomplishment prior to back surgery. It took a lot of time and energy. This being said, do not play or allow the children to play on the wall.

Do not move picnic table. The chairs around the fir ring may be moved wherever you wish, except to your home.

Thank You, John

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Millmont in Hartley

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 17:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , composting toilet.
  • Inside bathroom has composting toilet and pitcher and bowl for quick wash-ups. Outside shower house with 2 showers and heated dressing room. Bath towels and wash clothes are provided. Also in this location is a double bowl sink where you can gather water for washing your dishes in the provided basins or clean your catch from the creek. If you are a real pioneer feel free to use the outhouse.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , semi-private
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , semi-private
  • Linens are provided in the cost along with a change of fresh linens for those staying more then a weekend, if desired.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • caving
  • swimming
  • water tubing
Notes:
In the garage you will also find an unlimited amount of firewood for your campfires. Something charged for in most camping situations. Please keep in mind the size of your fire and wind and weather conditions.

Reviews

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Serene cabin along the renown trout stream-Penn's Creek-237 Eagle Lane, Millmont
average rating of 4.883721 based on 43 reviews
5

Tranquil and cozy get away

  • 5 of 5

We loved our time in this cabin. This is a very unique and cozy little cabin that I would recommend to everyone I know. We actually loved the fact that the cabin itself had no running water and could only be accessed in the shower area. It gave it just that much more of a rustic, authentic camp type feel. The setting and scenery is beautiful and there is a ton to do and see. Plentiful wildlife and natural beauty. We were lucky enough to be there during a full moon and were quickly reminded just how bright the stars shine in the country. The fire pit was amazing, and it was really nice to fall asleep surrounded by only the sound of the creek flowing and a lack of city lights. Truly wonderful experience. We will be back frequently!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: To our most recent cabin guests, First of all thank you so much for your wonderful review of our cabin. Second, we are so happy you had such a great time. We appreciate the leave it as you found it that all our guest follow so well but when Sandy returned from the cabin with the linens and tomorrow to do list for me she said it was left as if no one was even there. We hope to see you return and hope you enjoy your life wherever you are but especially at Cotton N Munch. Once again, thank you, John and Sandy
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Perfect weekend getaway!

  • 4 of 5

I loved the cabin and location! Great fishing and very peaceful!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very nice cabin, amazing location!

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at John and Sandy's place. Simple and clean accommodations on an amazing spot on the creek. Sandy was a very responsive host. Keep up the good work!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Second trip was just as wonderful as the first!

  • 5 of 5

After enjoying our first trip so much we decided it would be nice to book a much longer stay during the summer time! SO GLAD WE DID!!!! We saw an eagle on our first day there and all kinds of amazing wildlife. We did quite a lot of exploring and swimming in the creek and it was so refreshing. The fire was a great way to relax at night as always. This was exactly the break that we were needing!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place to just enjoy being outside.

  • 5 of 5

A great place to get my family together for a while. Relax, visit with each other, do some fishing, play games with the grandkids, took a trip to the nearby Penns Caverns.. Just enjoyed everything about it. The accommodations were great. We had everything we needed. My favorite part was just sitting by the fire listing to the water and my families conversations :) Would recommend to anyone looking for a quiet place to stay!! We all Loved it!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

This place is perfect

  • 5 of 5

This was our second year staying at this property and we were equally satisfied both times! John and Sandy go above and beyond to make sure you have everything you need for a relaxing stay. Don't be discouraged by the outdoor shower and outhouse, they are both very nice! Penns creek is on the list for top 100 trout fishing locations in the USA and it definitely holds true! We must have caught dozens of them in the 3 days we stayed! There was nothing more relaxing then listening to the sound of the creek while sitting by a bonfire, what an amazing weekend! We will definitely be back again.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Millmont, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£140
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Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Additional Guest Fee £11.63 per person per night
Damage Deposit £155.1

Two children under the age of 12 will be counted as one extra person. Children 12 years of age and up are considered an extra person. All rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. We will not be renting the cabin out between 11/22/16 and 2/10/17. February bookings are weather permitting, and we will work with you should you book and the weather does not cooperate. We cannot accept any check-ins on the same day that someone else checks out without prior approval.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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