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Elkins, WV, United States of America
10.0.Exceptional.
  • This property exceeded our expectations. Plus there's a lot things to do and places to…

    Aug 20, 2021

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    Jul 21, 2021

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  • 8 guests
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom
  • Non-smoking
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • Washing machine
  • Barbecue grill

What’s around

  • Stuart Recreation Area - 25 min walk
  • Elkins City Park - 6.2 mi / 9.9 km
  • American Mountain Theater - 6.3 mi / 10.1 km
  • Augusta Heritage Center - 6.3 mi / 10.2 km
  • Davis Health System - 6.5 mi / 10.5 km
  • Davis and Elkins College - 6.6 mi / 10.6 km

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About this home

Located on the banks of the Shaver's Fork River, The Landing is a platform for launching your outdoor adventure during any of our four majestic seasons, or just cozy up to our gas fireplace. The house is situated adjacent to the Monongahela National Forest, paved access to the front door, and minutes to Elkins for your convenience. There are countless activities and destinations within easy reach based on your interest.


The Landing is loaded with all the typical amenities. Additionally, the host has added a few more features to make your stay memorable. First, Guests can make reservations for on-site use of Kayaks, Tubes and Canoes. Also, Guests may select optional Flora and Woodland Trees Guides to be used for outdoor Scavenger Hunts. Next, Guest can relax with their choice of Aromatherapy oils diffusing indoors at your getaway! Finally, The Landing is loaded with many conveniences such as USB ports, WIFI inside and out, mood lighting inside and out and blue tooth speakers to add your favorite tunes.



The Landing has 420 feet of Private River Access. This is perfect for the fisherman or those thrill-seekers who want to float on the river in a tube, kayak or canoe. The expansive yard on both sides of the house have hammock locations got guests to enjoy the sounds of the river while relaxing. Cook on the back deck with the outdoor grill. Enjoy dinner along the river while watching Eagle, Kingfishers and waterfowl.



If interested in taking a stroll, check out the National Forest access just across the road. Less than 1 mile away, Guests can find Stuart Recreation Area and Stuart Memorial drive which leads travelers to Bickle's Knob Tower, Bear Heaven and Otter Creek Wilderness Area. If the Guest is looking for shopping, restaurants or a train ride, Downtown Elkins is five minutes away. The Train Depot offers a variety of packages.



The Landing is perfectly situated for our skiers. Canaan Valley and Timberline Resorts are 30 minutes away while Snowshoe Mountain is less than one hour. White grass cross country skiing is also available 30 minutes away. If you have your own equipment and weather cooperates, Guests can find incredible cross country on Shaver's Fork Road and Stuart Memorial Drive.



Additional outdoor trekking and hiking can be found in the numerous State Parks such as Blackwater Falls and Canaan Valley. Also, Guests who prefer a more rustic hike can visit Kumbrabow State Forest to enjoy numerous trails and fishing for native Brooke Trout.



If you like to bike, this is a great place! There are numerous paved miles and exceptional unpaved scenic trip along the Shaver's Fork River that can be quickly caught from The Landing.



Summary of Features at The Landing:

-Guest Welcome pack (includes starter household supplies and toiletries)

-Free Wifi inside and outside

-Cable TV

-Telephone

-DVD Player

-Washer/Dryer

-Hammocks

-Equipped Kitchen

-Basic Seasonings selection in kitchen

- Linens and towels

-BBQ Grill

-Board Games

-Books

-Seasonal Dinner Ware for your holiday stay

-Mood Lighting

- Gas Fireplace (November -March)

-Private Deck

-Spacious Front Porch

-Yard to play

-Hammocks

-Convenient Location

-Paved Parking

-Ramp Access on side of home with wide door ways

-Private






What’s around

Landmarks

  • Stuart Recreation Area - 25 min walk
  • Elkins City Park - 6.2 mi / 9.9 km
  • American Mountain Theater - 6.3 mi / 10.1 km
  • Augusta Heritage Center - 6.3 mi / 10.2 km
  • Davis Health System - 6.5 mi / 10.5 km
  • Davis and Elkins College - 6.6 mi / 10.6 km
  • Allegheny Highlands Trail - 11.3 mi / 18.1 km
  • Beverly Heritage Center - 11.6 mi / 18.6 km
  • Dolly Sods Wilderness Area - 21.3 mi / 34.3 km
  • Dry Fork - 18.1 mi / 29.1 km
  • Audra State Park - 26.7 mi / 43 km

Getting around

  • Elkins, WV (EKN-Randolph County) - 14 min drive
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Elkins, WV, United States of America

The home

Key facts

  • Vacation home (1600 sq ft)
  • Internet
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • Washing machine

Bedrooms

  • 2 bedrooms

Bathrooms

  • 1 bathroom

Outside

  • Barbecue grill

Things to know

House rules

  • Pets not allowed
  • Events/parties not allowed
  • No smoking
  • Max. guests: 8
  • Minimum check-in age: 25

Check-in and check-out

  • Check-in after 4:00 PM
  • Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

  • You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions. You will also receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account which will enable you to manage your booking.

Fees & policies

Required at check-in

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum guest age is 13
  • Minimum check-in age is 25

Travelling with others

  • Pets not allowed

Policies

  • Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited.

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FAQs

  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • You can check in starting at 4:00 PM. Check-out time is 10:00 AM.
  • Yes. Nearby restaurants include The Forks Inn (2.1 mi), Hardee's (5.6 mi), and Vintage Restaurant and Wine Bar (5.7 mi).
10.0.Exceptional.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Close to Elkins but far enough to have a quiet country atmosphere.

    3 night trip, Jul 16, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    EXCELLENT ALL AROUND

    Everything was AMAZING. Christine and her husband were the best. Accomodating, friendly.....a MUST RENT PLACE Thank you soooo much for everything.

    Lisa H., 2 night trip, Feb 14, 2020

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