The Cottage is a modern Vacation home near Palmer, AK. Situated on 10 acres of forest we frequently have mostly harmless moose wander through the yard. The Cottage can sleep up to 4 guests in 2 bedrooms one with a king size bed and the other with a queen size bed. (Comfortable inflatable bed available upon request).
The Cottage comes equipped with a modern kitchen with stainless kitchen appliances, a full sized bathroom, washer and dryer, and a jaw dropping view of the Chugach and Talkeetna mountain ranges. If you nee to stay connect for business or want to show your family how awesome a time you are having we also provide high speed internet. There is a furnished out door patio, gas bar-b-q, and central fire pit located outside where you can enjoy Alaska's uncommonly long summer sunsets. Or if you visit in the winter and bring warm clothes you may be treated to a Northern Lights display.
Rose Ridge is 15 minutes from Palmer at the base of beautiful Hatcher Pass. Wasilla is 25 minutes and Anchorage is 1 hour away. We are close to all area attractions and activities.
In Winter there are nordic ski trails at the Government Peak Recreation and Hatchers Pass less than 10 minutes away. Additionally there are unlimited backcountry skiing opportunities at Hatcher pass and rumor of a ski lift being put in the summer of 2018. Ice climbing opportunities abound in the local area some are roadside and the rest depends on how committed you like to be. Several accessible and mildly strenuous mountains to go look off the top of in the surrounding area if you can get away from our amazing view. Winter adds an austere beauty that will capture your attention and imagination.
When you visit in the Summer local activities in the local area abound. With many ecotourism type establishments, fishing charters for Salmon, Halibut, World Class Steelhead, hiking in Hatcher Pass to some of the easiest access rugged mountains you will find. Animal observation tours and farms where you may see whales, bears, sea lions, otters, many migratory birds on their trip north, musk oxen, Caribou, mountain and dall sheep to name a few of the possibilities. Or if you are tired from doing all that you can relax on the patio and rest while you grill your favorite dinner and enjoy a sunset that turns into dawn while alpenglow shines on the Chugach range.Get the full listing »