PRISTINE LAKE: Cabin located on a spring-fed, 60-acre lake in the foothills of the Catskill Mountains. Peaceful setting, with great views of lake, sunsets, and star-filled skies. 100 feet of lakefront property.
LOCATION: 3 HOURS FROM MANHATTAN, near PA-NY border. Minutes from Wayne County Summer Camps (e.g. B’nai Birth Perlman, Island Lake Camp) and the Family School. Exact address: Pleasant Valley Road, Starrucca, PA 18462 (Located on Lake Shehawken.)
NEW CABIN: Built in 2008. Natural wood, vaulted ceilings, granite counters, tile in bathrooms.
SEE 20+ PHOTOS OF THE CABIN AND LAKE BY CLICKING BELOW (click where it says "Links to more info", above "Owner's Profile").
BOATING: 1 row boat, 1 canoe, and 2 kayaks provided.
FISHING: Lake fishing includes trophy small- and large-mouth bass, pickerel, perch, and sunnies. Or for excellent fly fishing (rainbow and wild brown trout), drive 10 minutes to the East Branch of the Delaware River or 15 minutes to the West Branch.
WALKING/BIKING: Unpaved country roads outside cabin door.
FALL FOLIAGE: Beautiful fall colors start in early September.
BIRD WATCHING: Finches, cardinals, hummingbirds, blue heron, and other birds.
GOLF: Good courses within 15-25 minute drive; Lake Lorraine Golf Course, French Woods Golf and Country Club, Hancock Golf Club .
SWIMMING: Swimming and snorkeling in summer months.
INDOOR ACTIVITIES: Woodstove, Satellite TV, DVD and CD player, Board Games.
RESTRICTIONS: No smoking or pets; principal renter must be over 21 years old; security deposit required.
The owners and a grandson in front of the cabin.
Our family has been going to this lake for over 20 years, and has another cabin on the lake. We just had this (2nd) cabin built in 2008 because the extended family was getting too big for just one cabin when everyone comes to visit...but we're not at the cabin many other weeks of the year.
Fishing, swimming, walking, sailing, kayaking, watching sun sets, sitting around wood stove, watching fall foliage, etc.