The Riverside Cottage is perched on a rise above the river with easy access to the river. Guests are welcome to bring kayaks, canoes and launch their riverborne adventures from our shoreline. Fish from the property or there are miles of open access to the Feather River with productive riffles accessible to wading fishermen.
A wall of windows in the Great Room provide fantastic views. This room also has a gas fireplace and wide screen TV on cable with a DVD. There are two Queen bedrooms each with a separate bath. In addition there is a queen hide-a-bed couch in front of the fireplace so, the Cottage sleeps 6. It has central heating and air and high speed wireless DSL. The cottage is self-catering: with modern kitchen and front-loading washer and dryer. A redwood deck with an umbrella table and gas barbecue supports al-fresco dining.
Merrily Stover and Larry Jendro (husband and wife) left high intensity jobs in the Washington DC area to live in a beautiful place and participate in a small community. They are offering A Riverside Cottage, a luxury vacation home on the Feather River. Merrily is an on-line College Professor of Anthropology. Larry offers a Weekend Introductory Fly-fishing Course that teaches you "All you need to know to take yourself fly-fishing" and includes a fishing experience on the Feather River. We provide all the equipment. Min class size (4). $200.00/person.
The Owner purchased this house in 2004
The property is exactly right, the cottage sits on a rise with huge picture windows looking out over the grounds and river. The cottage provides all of the modern conveniences in this beautiful natural setting.
The property is on the river providing immediate access for fishing, swimming, kayaking, canoeing. It is convenient to beautiful and exciting hiking and mountain biking trails including Feather Falls a 620 ft waterfall in pristine wilderness. It is minutes from, Lake Oroville local restaurants and 2 Casinos.
A Riverside Cottage lies right beside the Feather River just below the Oroville Dam at the base of the Sierra Nevada Mountains near the north end of California's Great Central Valley. It's immediate ambiance is riverside serenity with wonderful views of the river from the cottage and private access to the river for swimming, fishing or kayaking/canoeing. It is just across the river to Oroville where guests find restaurants and shopping. The Oroville Dam, the tallest dam in the United States, is nearby and features a wonderful informative visitors center. Lake Oroville is famous for bass fishing and boating holidays. The High Sierras are within an hours drive. Feather Falls a 650 ft waterfall in pristine wilderness provide a lifetime experience accessible with just a day trip. Lassen National Park and it volcanic attractions is only a short drive away. There is golf, disc golf, swimming and miles of mountain bike trails nearby. Two local Casinos provide nite-life entertainment.
Other Activities: shopping, boating, kayaking, rock climbing, parasailing, wildlife viewing