Welcome to Dusty Boot!
Dusty Boot is located in Twin Rivers, an esteemed gated community through which the Watauga River meanders, offering wonderful walking and hiking (guests are not permitted to fish inside Twin Rivers). Twin Rivers is conveniently and centrally-located right off of Highway 105, on the edge of Boone, close to Foscoe, Valle Crucis, and Seven Devils, where you will find Hawksnest Snow Tubing and Zip Lines. Blowing Rock is also less than 10 miles away, and Banner Elk is about 12 miles away! Sugar Mountain Ski Resort and Grandfather Mountain are both less than 10 miles away. Appalachian Ski Mountain and Tweetsie Railroad are only about 12 miles away, and Ski Beech is about 18 miles away. The Watauga River is within walking distance, and Lake Watauga is less than 30 miles away.
This tastefully-appointed log home will be your oasis from the worries of the world. Dusty Boot is tucked in to a private, wooded property atop a hill with breathtaking views of Grandfather Mountain and surrounded by wilderness, where you might catch a glimpse of the mountain wildlife. Dusty Boot has nearly everything you could ask for on an indulgent deluxe mountain getaway. This four bedroom / four bathroom cabin will accommodate up to 12 people, including a Queen sleeper sofa, and a bunk bedroom that sleeps up to 4 in beds.
Walk into the main level - which is open to the dining room, kitchen and great room - with soaring vaulted ceilings, hardwood floors, and upscale furnishings. The impressive floor-to-ceiling river rock gas log fireplace is central in the great room, with a large HDTV. The kitchen is well-equipped to fill the house with savory aromas beckoning the family to the dining room table, which seats up to 9, plus two more at the kitchen island.
On one wing of the main level, you have the master suite which boasts a king bed with an HDTV, walk-in closet, and ensuite master bath with a soaking tub and walk-in shower. On the other wing is the second bedroom with a king bed and HDTV, and a full bath with a step-in shower. If you want to spend some time outside, the main level covered deck features outdoor dining and lounging furniture - all in front of a gas fireplace with vaulted ceilings and a custom antler chandelier overhead! Look out from the covered porch to enjoy the majestic long range mountain views!
Head upstairs to the loft which offers a cozy sitting area with comfy furniture, and overlooks the great room. Off of the sitting area is another full bath with a step-in shower, and the unique bunk bedroom with a custom-crafted twin over queen bunk bed, and a second twin bed.
Ready for some fun and games? The downstairs game room and den also has a gas log fireplace, a wet bar, a game table which offers both pool table and air hockey, a huge HDTV, and over-stuffed comfortable furniture. Tucked under the stairs is a queen murphy bed for additional sleeping in the large, open den and game room area. In the adjacent garage is a ping pong table which guests can enjoy. Also downstairs is the fourth bedroom with queen bed and HDTV, as well as another full bathroom with a step-in shower. The lower deck features the hot tub and an HDTV! You can enjoy views of Grandfather Mountain or watch your favorite show or game - all while soaking in the hot tub!
The garage is available for guest use, although the paved driveway wraps around the front, side, and back of the house to offer plenty of parking. Laundry room with washer and dryer; smart TVs in all 4 bedrooms, great room and den, as well as on the rear outdoor covered porch all with satellite programming; wifi internet, central heat and air conditioning are some of the additional perks at Dusty Boot to mke your stay complete.
Twin Rivers is a private, gated mountain community with lots of frontage on the Watauga River. As long as you are not on a private lot, you are welcome to hike, walk, and explore the river - however the fishing rights are for owners only, so please respect that restriction. You can fish in many nearby spots along the Watauga as long as you are properly-equipped and licensed. Please be sure you are aware of seasonal rules and restrictions.
Sleeping Accommodations Summary (sleeps up to 12 guests maximum):
Master Bedroom (King - Sleeps 2) with private ensuite Full Bathroom
Bedroom 2 (King - Sleeps 2) with adjacent Full Bathroom
Bunk Bedroom (Twin over Queen Custom Bunk Bed and Twin Bed - Sleeps 4)
Bedroom 4 (Queen - Sleeps 2) with adjacent Full Bathroom
Queen Murphy Bed in Den (sleeps 2
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