Issues

June/July 2004

Cabin Life brings you the joy of cabin, cottage and lakehome living with ideas, information, and inspiration for your special place. Gorgeous photos, beautiful cabins, renovation ideas, delicious recipes and fun weekend projects are only a few of the things you'll receive in every issue of Cabin Life magazine. 
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Features
Gotta wear shades
Cat eyes, aviators, horn rims ... oh the styles that have come and gone!
pg. 30
Turn left at the buffalo
Giant Pocahontases and monster fish — quirky landmarks point the way!
pg. 32
An elevated challenge
179 steps up to the cabin — whew! An overview of incline lifts.
pg. 36
An ode to docks
Why do we love them so much? 72 reasons docks rock.
pg. 38
Docks and boat lifts
Get started on your search. Resource Guide to 110 manufacturers.
pg. 41
Driving the boat like a pro
Tips from the hottest drivers on water: waterskiing, wakeboarding, barefooting and towables.
pg. 52
Home tweet home
Be the host with the most. Impress your wild bird guests.
pg. 54
Setting up the remote office
Is it work if you're relaxing at the cabin?
pg. 58
Just decky
Can't wait to restain the deck? You can forget about it?
pg. 64
Departments
Cabinitis
Stormy Lessons: My feeling of preparedness was gone with the wind.
pg. 22
Fun & games
Skipping Stones: Careful! This could be habit-forming.
pg. 24
Sports & rec
Kayak Fishing: Get to the fishing holes where no one else can go.
pg. 26
Wild things
Busy Bumblebees: 5,000 flowers! It's all in a sweet day's work.
pg. 68
Moveable feast
Hello Happy Hour: Light and lively nibbles for the cabin cocktail hour.
pg. 70
Grill master
Grilled Pizza: Better than any take-out — and so easy, too.
pg. 72
Lights out
Stone By Stone: My friends made me an offer: Build it or else!
pg. 98
In Every Issue
From the deck
You speak, we listen. What is your cabin life all about?
pg. 6
General delivery
Letters from Cabin Life, Cabin Living readers.
pg. 8
Clips & quips
Cool stuff for your outdoor spaces, night crawlers, fly fishing, and more.
pg. 10
Questions & answers
Scroll saw patterns, porch furniture, wells and decks.
pg. 20
Photo album
Photos from readers' favorite getaways.
pg. 80
Regional spotlight
Millinocket, Maine.
pg. 82
Premiere properties/real estate directory
pg. 83
Vacation rentals directory
pg. 89
Marketplace/country store
pg. 90
Classifieds
pg. 97
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