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Fish Inn on Upper Hat Creek in Old Station

Bedrooms 2
Space 800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathrooms, Convertible bed(s), Sleeps 7

2 BR house bordering on Lassen National Forest with Hat Creek 100 feet out the back door. Comfortable accommodations, full kitchen, perfect for family. Sleeps 7: Queen Bed in Bedroom, Queen Futon in living room, twin bed upper and full lower bunk bed in small bedroom. Front porch and private back deck for enjoying the beauty of the mountains. Pets allowed with additional deposit. On a quiet street, bordered by Lassen National Forest.

14 miles from Lassen National Park. 28 miles from Burney Falls.

Fly Fishing spoken here! Some equipment, flies, float tubes available, EZ access to the West side of Upper Hat Creek, 14 Miles from Manzanita Lake and many other great fishing spots.

Gas barbecue and fire pit in back yard for evening campfires. Free Wi-Fi and Satellite TV. Free local calls.

Mountain getaway: Great fishing on upper Hat Creek. 2008 remodeled cottage 100 yards from the creek. Fenced yard with Propane BBQ grill and fire pit for evening relaxation. Shaded front porch. Wi-Fi and Satellite TV, DVD; games and puzzles; maps and local information. Pets permitted with additional deposit of $50 per pet.

More Details

Property Manager
Ray Manley or Joann Moore
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 14, 2017

About Ray Manley or Joann Moore

Owners are a retired couple with a dog and cat who live next door and love our mountain retreat. We have lived here for 18 years and love to share our local knowledge with our guests, while giving them plenty of privacy.

Ray Manley or Joann Moore purchased this house in 2007

Why Ray Manley or Joann Moore chose Old Station

We got the opportunity to purchase the house next door and make it into a comfortable vacation rental to share our love of the area.

What makes this house unique

Sit in the shade on the front porch and look out onto the sage and pines of the high mountain desert environment. Walk out through the back yard gate 100 yards to great fishing on Hat Creek.

Open Kitchen/Living area that looks out through sliding doors to the forest in back.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Very comfortable and well-equipped. Had a nice, relaxing weekend.
Jun 2010
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Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles

14 miles from Lassen National Park. 30 miles from Burney Falls (McArthur-Burney Falls State Park). Cabin is 100 yards from upper Hat Creek. World famous fly-fishing on lower Hat Creek and Fall River within 20-30 miles. Subway Cave and Spattercone Trail within 1 mile. Close to Lassen National Park, Burney Falls State Park, Fishing on Hat Creek, Fall River, Baum Lake, Lake Britton, Battle Creek Reservoir, near to Thousand Lakes and Caribou Wilderness areas, Hiking, Star-gazing.

Other Activities: Kayaking, boating, snowmobiling


Old Station House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake ...
  • Mountain ...
  • River ...
  • Rural ...
  • Ski in/Ski out ...
  • Town ...
  • Village ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 7 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Full 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
  • 2 bedrooms plus Queen size futon in living room.
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • 8 garden chairs
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • caves
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • restaurants
  • volcano
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
Outdoor fire pit and s'more roasting forks


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Fish Inn on Upper Hat Creek in Old Station
average rating of 4.983051 based on 70 reviews


  • 5 of 5

As always the Fish Inn is a wonderful place to stay and enjoy some great fishing. Our hosts were gracious and welcoming. My pick of where to stay in Old Station.

Mario Schwarzbach

  • Submitted: Nov 8, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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linda and Monte

This is the Place !!!!!👏

  • 5 of 5

My 3 week stay at Fish Inn was so relaxing and enjoyable with such beautiful scenery, friendly people, new things to see and do.

Joanne and Ray are lovely people who really care that you have a wonderful time in the house and during your stay. I recommend it to everyone.

The house felt like home and had everything my puppy and I needed for our stay. My family joined me for some of the time and also had a great time. My daughter even came up from the Bay Area twice to stay for a few days. Ray even arranged an outdoor fire twice and we roasted marshmallows and made s'mores and told stories and laughed a lot.

Thanks to Joanne and Ray for the

Comfortable home, the never-ending supply of clean towels, the handy information on the things to see and do and how to get there, and the

Instant offer to help me at the start of my stay when I got lost.

Love from Linda and Monte

  • Submitted: Nov 8, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much, Linda and Monte. We enjoyed meeting you and your family and are so glad you had such a good time. The joy of being in a small community like Old Station is that folks take care of each other and we love to extend that to our guests.
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Nice place

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at Fish Inn very much. A cute little place. It is stocked with everything one would need. Lots of things to do in the area. As the name applies, a great place for fishing, just out the back gate and just steps to Hat Creek. This place was very clean and comfortable. I would definitely recommend this to other vacationers.

  • Submitted: Nov 3, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place and fantastic location.

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed here the first week in Oct. (2017). The place is perfect for a couple or small family, and is very clean and comfortable. A decent-size back yard is fenced in case you want to bring your four-legged family members. We didn't bring our two this time, but wouldn't hesitate to bring them next time. .

A note about the location: The national forest is on the other side of the backyard fence, and there is a short trail to Hat Creek, where you can fish within a couple minutes walk from the Fish Inn. There are a number of other places to fish (stream & lake) less than an hour away whether you go north, south or east. There are many nearby hiking options too, and if you like geology, you'll have a blast exploring the areas remnants of volcanic activity.

Ray & Joann are very cordial and greeted us when we arrived. Other than inquiring about a hiking condition, we didn't need to contact them while we were there, but it was conforting knowing they were available for assistance.

We'll be planning a return trip, perhaps in the Spring.

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your informative review. We do love this area and are happy to share our knowledge or leave our guests their privacy. So glad you enjoyed your stay and we know you'd love the spring here as well. Each season here has it's own beauty. Even though the Park and stream fishing are closed in winter, there is cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, snowmobiling, sledding, Christmas Tree cutting, and just taking a frosty walk up the creek.
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Perfect home base for hikes in Lassen National Park!

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful cabin in a great location! Very clean, cozy, and well equipped. The hosts (Ray and Joann) were wonderful, and more than happy to share their knowledge of the area. We had a wonderful time, and would not hesitate to recommend Fish Inn to others!

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great home, great location@

  • 5 of 5

This our 2nd stay at the Fish Inn on Upper Hat Creek. Perfect size for our small family. Large, fenced yard for our german shepherd, too. The house has always been very clean and has had everything we needed. I would recommend this home to anyone looking to stay in Old Station. It is close to excellent fishing, hunting and hiking trails. Or, as I prefer, a wonderful, peaceful location to just relax and rejuvenate. Thank you Joann and Ray for a wonderful home!

  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review. We love it that folks enjoy our place and also have a safe and comfortable yard for their pet if they choose. We are especially pleased that our guests like to come back and visit us again!!
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $100
Tax Rate 10.0%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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