About the cottage & what's provided:
The cottage is approximately 800sq ft with
3 bedrooms, living room, dining area, kitchen, 3pc bathroom,
screened porch room, front deck, and a back deck.
Bedrooms: Bedroom #1 sleeps 4 with a double bed
and a loft that sleeps 2. Bedroom#2 and #3 have double
beds. Clean sheets/pillowcases are provided along with pillows
and blankets. There is also available 2 single mattress' that
can be placed anywhere for additional sleeping (like in the
shed for hubbies who are currently in the doghouse).
Living room: The living space has two couches;
one folds out into a double bed and the other folds out into a
single bed. The cottage is equipped with Air
Conditioning, CD player,
DVD, VCR, satellite TV and a selection of movies. There
is a wood burning stove for those chilly mornings or evenings
Dining area: Dining table seats 6 (table has 2
sleeves that pull out to enlarge the table). Additional dining table can be found in the
screened porch which seats 4+ (great place to stick the kids
so you can eat in peace!).
Kitchen: Kitchen is equipped with stove, fridge,
microwave, kettle, toaster, coffee maker, blender,
various cooking and eating utensils, pots & pans, dishware,
glassware. The tap water is filtered river water
so use water provided in jugs for drinking and cooking.
Many Crowe river residents use the filtered river water for
dishwashing and cleaning their vegetables. For other
cooking options, there is a barbeque located on the front
3-piece bathroom: Bathroom is equipped with
shower (filtered river water), sink (brush teeth using water
from jugs), and toilet. Outdoor hot & cold shower
located at backend of cottage.
Screened Porch Room: This room has a table for
dining that seats 4+ and a daybed for naps and additional
sleeping at nite. This room is always cool and shady and
the daybed is a great spot to watch all the different species
of birds that visit the birdfeeder.
Front Deck: Great view of the riverfront while
you're waiting for your burgers on the barbie.
activities & what's provided:
The water is
clean, refreshing, and weed-free for some great swimming.
Gradual slope in water for unintimidating entry for young
children. Depth of water right at end of the floating dock ranges
from 10 - 13 feet depending on water level then drops off to
approx 20 feet deep at middle of river. Various sized
water shoes, flippers, and floating devices available in cupboards under
the river facing deck..
Fishing: Great fishing area where you may catch
pike, bass, pickerel, muskie, suckerfish and the occasional
great white. Fishing gear provided.
Fish right off the dock or take the canoe, rowboat or
Canoe/Paddle Boat/Row Boat/3 single sit-on-top
kayaks/double sit-on-top kayak: Lifejackets
provided. Must be careful as there are lost of shallow spots
with rock outcroppings. There is a small island directly
across the river from our cottage - follow the banks of the
island to go completely around and back to the cottage (25 - 45
Walking Trails: Beautiful walking paths around
Fire Route 6 and 6A
About the surrounding area:
Refer to the cottage guide that is at the cottage.
How to book @ Cottage on the Crowe:
cottage availability for your
preferred time slot.
to request and reserve your preferred time slot.