Stress less and help your cabin guests feel welcome with these tips. (Plus, how not to host the holidays!) COVER STORY
A family getaway in northern Michigan gets the blending of cabin and cottage right.
Light Up Your Holiday Outdoors
Try out one or all five of these ideas when entertaining at your cabin.
A Boyhood Dream Comes True
A Montana couple settles into their retirement cabin in the foothills of the Rockies.
Sailing On Ice
Glide across a frozen lake with old-fashioned wind power.
Cabin snowmobile trips create special memories.
Exploring the Mountains in Our Backyard
A prominent log home and cabin photographer explains the draw of cabin living in the wild West.
- WEB EXCLUSIVE: Expert tips for safely recreating in the mountains.
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From the Deck
- Cabin décor: barn doors (PLUS, check out our Pinterest board for barn door inspiration!)
- Bald Eagles
- Cabin playlist: winter songs
- Christmas tree habitat for fish
- And more!
Now & Then
Jingle bells, Grandma rocks.
Quick & Easy Gourmet
Recipes for your home away from home for the holidays.
Eight ways to please your cabin sweet tooth, plus a recipe for a Dutch oven chocolate raspberry torte and a s'mores cocktail
- Prepping for winter
- Protecting your septic field
- Identifying chinks in the cabin insulation
- Epoxy pour project
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