About the property
- Cabin4800 sqft
- Half Baths2
- Minimum Stay2 - 7 nights
Cabin, 5 Bedrooms, 3.5+ Baths, (Sleeps 14)
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Looking for someplace to call home when getting away from it all? Old No. 7 Place has everything you need for a weekend getaway, family vacation, or adventure-filled holiday. We are just minutes from all of the Northern Hills attractions.
As you wind up our private drive you will cast your eyes on our 5-bedroom 5-bath home nestled among the pine and the aspen. All linens and paper goods are supplied - simply pack your toiletries and groceries and let us take care of the rest. We’re even stocked with cut firewood for our 2 wood burning fireplaces.
Our MAIN LEVEL features an impressive great room spotlighting an inviting wood burning fireplace and a 30’ wall of windows overlooking the Black Hills National Forest. You will love cooking and laughing with your entire group in our kitchen. There’s room for everyone in our spacious, well-equipped kitchen - you won’t want for anything. Our dining room will seat all 14 of you at once so you can enjoy your meals together. A window seat is the perfect spot to enjoy a beverage while overlooking the forest or reading a book. The tile floors are also heated. Our master suite is its own getaway with a king sized Sleep Number bed, another wood fireplace, large walk-in double shower and soaking tub with a view. You also have private access to the hot tub. There’s a laundry room/mudroom to store all of your 'stuff' and keep it out of sight during your stay. A powder room is convenient for all guests. For those who don't do stairs, we have all amenities on one level. Relax in the seclusion of our log home, taking in the serene wilderness as you hear the wind whistle through the trees or laze before the wall of windows taking pleasure in a crackling, wood fire.
The UPPER LEVEL has 2 more bedrooms with a shared bath. There's a lot of flexibility in sleeping arrangements in case Mom & Dad need to be near little ones - one room is a full bed and the other has 2 XL twin beds that can convert to a king bed. The loft boasts so much space with a reading spot, a game table and a TV room with more games, movies and books. There’s an additional powder room for the loft area. Fun, fun, fun is the name of the game up here.
The pride and joy of the LOWER LEVEL is our log bunk room! With two built-in bunks holding 2 twin beds each and a double bed connected to them it is the most unique room of our home. What a great hideout for the kids on your trip, or maybe a retreat for the single people in your group. Another bedroom with a queen sized bed shares a full bath with a double vanity. For movie enthusiasts, there is a big screen TV with surround sound in the family room. Not your typical cold basement, the entire lower level has heated floors in the colder months.
Our spacious deck, spanning the entire length of our home, is perfect for entertaining day or night. Soak in our hot tub while enjoying a cup of morning coffee while you watch the sun crest the mountaintop horizon or after of day of adventures. And ohhh, the STARS, you've never seen so many stars at night. Host your summer outdoor meals while overlooking the vast scenery in which our home is located. I’m sure you’ll catch a glimpse of some wildlife any time of year.
What is it they say? LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION!
We have WIDE PAVED ROADS, perfect for trailers, snowmobiles and motorcycles. We are close to Lead for convenient grocery shopping, restaurants, liquor store & brewery, movie rentals, and gas stations.
* 10 minutes to SKIING at Terry Peak
* SNOWMOBILING right out our driveway - TRAIL 5 runs through our development
* HIKING & SNOW SHOEING off our deck in the Black Hills National Forest
* HORSEBACK RIDING / SLEIGH RIDES across the highway
* 10 MINUTES to Historic Deadwood
* MINUTES TO Mikkelson Trail / ATV trailheads
* CURVY ROADS for motorcycling
* 10 minutes to SPEARFISH CANYON for hiking, fishing, and site seeing
* ONE HOUR from famous tourist sites - Mt. Rushmore, Custer State Park, Crazy Horse, Hill City & Keystone
Keywords: Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, log cabin, vacation home, snowmobiling, ATV, skiing, hiking, snowshoeing, motorcycling, forest, vacation rental, Deadwood, Terry Peak, Spearfish Canyon, paved roads, hot tub, private, Black Hills
Jennifer Erickson, owner
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- Apr 17, 2018
About Jennifer Erickson, owner
We are Jason & Jennifer and we have 3 children and 2 dogs. We've lived in South Dakota all of our lives and grew to LOVE, LOVE, LOVE the Black Hills. The kids don't remember us NOT coming here. We started out coming as a get-away, just the two of us. Since 2004, we've been bringing our friends along. We'd find a big house and bring 2 or 3 other families, with all their kids, along with us. The grown-ups got bedrooms with beds, the kids got what was left over. Those were some of the BEST vacations we've taken. Our home was 3 years in the planning stages, and it took over a year to build. In the design process, I kept trying to make the house smaller, but this is where we will someday live.... FOREVER. Today: the kids want to bring friends along with us for the weekends. We also have lots of families that we've shared the Black Hills with, and why shouldn't they come and stay with us in our home? Our oldest now travels with HIS friends to show off Old No. 7 Place and his love of the Black Hills. And eventually: we will live here, just the 2 of us. I envision the kids and their spouses staying in the rooms they grew up in, and the bunk room being FULL of GRANDKIDS! This home was a vision for us. I hope you enjoy sharing it with us.
Jennifer Erickson, owner purchased this Cabin in 2010
Why Jennifer Erickson, owner chose Lead
There's no humidity, there aren't many bugs, there's not much wind, things are a little more laid back, and there's such a wide variety of things to do. In the spring months, we have literally skied one day at Terry Peak and golfed the next in Rapid City, less than an hour away. And Fall in Spearfish Canyon, it just takes your breath away. Motorcycling is what brought us here. It's the best 2-wheeled riding in the state. But what kept us coming back, is that no matter which home we rented, we were AWAY FROM IT ALL. There's no place that relaxes us more than being in the Hills, and no other place we miss more when we leave.
What makes this Cabin unique
Convenience of being near a town while staying in a secluded forest with views. Easy Access on Paved Roads off Major Highway HUGE Stocked Kitchen All Guests Can Eat Meals Together Multiple Living Areas Log Bunk Room Trailer Turnaround Room Snowmobile Trail Access Mikkelson Trail Access
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Check-in: 4:00 PM
Check-out: 10:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
Best Spot in the Black Hills
We had been going to the hills for several years on our annual winter vacation staying at various properties when we came across Old #7 place. Since finding Old #7, we have not looked elsewhere. For the last 5 years we have booked this property plenty in advance to secure our stay. This is one of the best places to stay in the Deadwood/Lead/Terry Peak area. Close to everything, easy access, very comfortable, and the owners couldn't be better to deal with. This is also a high end Log Home providing that cabin feel you can not get staying in a frame built property. You will NOT be disappointed. Did I say the Fireplace is killer? Big, and more importantly REAL - nothing like the crackling of the fire in a log home on a cool evening.
Thanks for the kind words. We also love our log home and fire place - nothing like it when a little snowfall is happening outside. We love having you and your family stay with us Jason! Until next winter at the cabin....
Couldn't Have Been Happier!
Having this been our very first time renting anything other than a hotel or resort we were a little nervous and hesitant to pull the trigger. We could not have been happier! The owner, Jennifer, could not have set our minds more at ease through this whole process. And then we arrived....... WOW! The cabin is absolutely amazing!!! Our first two days were with our smaller family of four and it was peaceful and serene. Then some extended family and friends joined us (10 Total) for the last three days and we still felt like we had enough space to go around. Everything about this place is open and spacious! The kids had their own spaces to hangout and play around and the adults had plenty of areas to just sit and talk and play our own games. This place is worth every penny! Fantastic location, huge spaces, great owners, beautiful cabin and surrounding area... Old No 7 Place has it all! We will not hesitate to make a return trip.
Thank you Art! I’m so glad that you enjoyed staying in our home during your vacation. You will never go back to a hotel for a vacation again :-). We would love to have you back again.
Most amazing place ever!
I loved it at the old number 7 place! Very beautiful and clean. The owners are very kind and pleasant to deal with, I am so going back every year! I didn't want to leave!
Can’t wait to have you back. Late January and into February will be great times for snowmobiling again!
Beautiful Cabin Home
The cabin is beautiful and very accommodating. Enjoyed spending time together in the cabin around the fire place, laughing, cooking, eating and playing games. Centrally located for ATV trails and close to Deadwood. Highly recommend this cabin and hope to enjoy it again. Jennifer is very helpful and great to work with. Thanks!
Thank you Jayne! Always great to have friends of friends enjoying our home. Hope you can come back again!
Thank you so much for sharing your beautiful home! It was a perfect spot for our family vacation! I have three little grandchildren (4, 3, and 18 months) and the space was perfect for them to run around and play. My son in law's parents came from CA and my son joined us from FL (just as hurricane Irma was hitting his area). The kitchen is magnificent and stocked with everything we needed and more! We enjoyed attractions the Black Hills, visited Mt. Rushmore (on 9/11), and also spent a day just relaxing at the cabin. We had a fire in the awesome fireplace every night and some fun playing cards (spoons) upstairs after the little ones went to bed in the basement. This was our first time ever renting a home and we LOVED it! I have a feeling we will be talking about "the cabin" for many many years = )
Perfect vacation home!
Our group of ten were very comfortable at Old #7. The house is beautiful and has everthing you could possibly need. We used the kitchen everyday for breakfast and our evening meal. The owners were very accommodating and friendly. This was my first trip to the Black Hills, and it certainly is beautiful. Hope to come back soon!
Our home is located in the heart of the recreational corridor of the northern Black Hills. Abundant, accessible year-round outdoor recreation is only minutes from Powder House Pass, including Terry Peak Ski Area and scenic Spearfish Canyon. Beautiful views of ski runs are pervasive within the development as well as views of the natural beauty of the Hills to the east and to the south. And that’s not all…Powder House Pass has the winding Mickelson Trail off its eastern boundary and Snowmobile Trail #5 skirting its western boundary. Lead Country Club is just a couple of minutes away to accommodate scenic Black Hills golf, and nearby adventurous ATV trails. Interconnecting walking trails planned for the health and well-being of residents are focused upon throughout the development. Fantastic location close to the Hills’ best recreational activities, Powder House Pass allows you to effortlessly walk out your door to hike/bike/snowmobile/ATV without the effort of hitching a trailer to haul equipment to and from fantastic entertainment destinations! And majestic Spearfish Canyon, with its beautiful rim-rock ledges and mountain streams, offers world-class rock climbing, hiking, and trout fishing, within 5 minutes as one continues down Highway 85.
Rates & Availability
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Payments made with credit/debit cards are subject to a 2.9% taxable convenience fee and will be billed as an additional fee. eCheck are free for your second payment. We like to speak with guests that stay in our home. We will contact you upon receiving an inquiry, reservation request, or a booking.