June 2011

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. 
One of nature's most spectacular shows –  cycles of drama, color, dance and song. These wild fowl paint a remarkable portrait of survival.    
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Spotlighting the wonderful work these cabin owner groups do, from skiers "freezin' for a reason" to weed-whacking warriors.

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Dock, Boat Lift & Ramp Guide
All the info you need to start your search for your waterfront accessories.

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Life at the Cabin: Great Traditions
Special photo feature! 24 reader photos celebrating the best of times with family, friends and neighbors.

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A visual tour of rustic log homes, quaint cottages, modern lake cabins, beautiful mountain lodges and more!

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No matter where you are, everyone has an "Up North," that magical direction that can instantly shed stress and bring a calming peace.

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Before & After: A lifelong dream comes true with the renovation of a quaint 1935-era vintage fisherman's cabin.

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A beloved Maine getaway proves that a cottage or cabin can be a beacon to family, bringing brothers and sisters together, again and again.

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The call of the West: One couple's calling to life in the simple lane, off the grid, takes them 2,000 miles from home.

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Food, Friends & Fun
Party Planner: Easy and fun ideas for your next lakeside barbecue or family get-together.

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How to toast in 12 languages, delicious recipes for 4 different James Bond Martinis – and more.

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Quick & Easy Gourmet
Brunch extravaganza! 4 great recipes to make mornings at the cabin tasty – and easy!

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Grill Master
Roasted Corn Salads: 3 delicious alternatives to corn on the cob. With recipes for: Corn, Tomato & Basil Salad; Blue Cheese Corn Salad; Black Bean & Chipotle Corn Salad.

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In Every Issue
From the Deck
10 best cabin resources, 10 great cabin reads, 20 ideas for outdoor fun, top 10 trends in green design, cool new deck furniture, and more!    

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My Cabin
Stories from our readers: "What's in a Name" from North Carolina and "Cabin Traditions"  from Minnesota.

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Paul Sullivan: A cabin celebrates its 61st anniversary.

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Floor plan: A 1,670-square-foot cabin with lovely verandas, balconies and decks.

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At the cabin, normal fashion rules do not apply.               
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