Packwood House Rental Photos and Description
3+ bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1,011 sq. ft. (maximum occupancy 7)
Remodeled in 2011 (new double-paned, vinyl windows, roof, siding, paint and propane 'wood' stove). Four sleeping areas - (comfortable) beds for seven, plus a crib. FREE Wifi, AC, high chair, iron & board, TV & DVD, CD player, and charcoal BBQ. The hot tub completes any day in the woods or on the slopes. The well-appointed kitchen makes 'eating in' easy and the washer and dryer keeps everything clean and dry. Bugling Elk Bungalow is 7 miles from the southern entrance to Mt. Rainier National Park, 17 miles to White Pass Ski area, and 1/3 of a mile from downtown Packwood. Mix & match Beautiful Northwest Lodging houses, and get the smallest at a 25% discount.
Packwood and the Bugling Elk Bungalow are situated between Mt. Rainier, Mt. Saint Helens, Mt. Adams, and surrounded by Gifford Pinchot National Forest. Leave the fast pace and hassles behind, and embark on an adventure of natural scenic delights and wildlife so abundant, you will wonder if you are driving through the heart of a wild life preserve. Elk even appear a natural extension of the downtown Packwood landscape.
Getting to Packwood, on Hwy 12, Washington's White Pass Scenic Byway, 'Playground of Volcano Country' (received state and federal designation) is half the fun!
Historic Packwood, WA, is considered the dream of recreational enthusiasts, and White Pass ski area (17 miles beyond Packwood) has 1,510 vertical feet, ski lifts, great family skiing/ snowboard programs, terrain for all ages, and all in stunningly beautiful surroundings. They also offer lessons and rentals for classical cross-country, skating, or snowshoeing.
In December 2010, White Pass re-opened following a $9 million expansion project that opens 767 acres to riding, two new chairlifts, 13 new trails and a new day lodge. 'Paradise Basin's opening is the biggest new thing in years for Cascade skiers and snowboarders . . . turning White Pass into a midsize Northwest ski area . . . Even though its ski terrain has doubled, White Pass retains the feeling of a small resort.'
- children welcome
- pets not allowed
Guestbook comments from the owner
Erica: What a snug home away from home! We looked forward to coming back from skiing and settling in for games, reading and movies. The queen bed is the most comfortable one ever! Thank you for the well-stocked kitchen. My daughter and I enjoyed preparing our own meals. She would love to return with friends and utilize the cute spaces upstairs too! Thanks for sharing your wonderful retreat with us!
Daughter, Jordan: This is the cutest place ever! The upper bedrooms are just the place...