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August/September 2002

Cabin Life August September 2002
Cabin Life brings you the joy of cabin, cottage and lakehome living with ideas, information, and inspiration for your special place. Gorgeous photos, beautiful cabins, renovation ideas, delicious recipes and fun weekend projects are only a few of the things you'll receive in every issue of Cabin Life magazine. 
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Features
The Endangered Boathouse

Boathouses face the ravages of weather and time and, now, increasing zoning regulations. They're not extinct, but in many places they're slowly disappearing.

pg. 19
That's Entertainment

Take some hints from the host with the most on keeping you and your cabin guests happy.

pg. 31
Landscape Challenge

How to keep the soil from wandering and get new plantings to survive in the nutrient-poor ground.

pg. 36
Muddy Feats

Not on MY floor! Dirt-busting ideas for keeping the soil, grit, muck and mire out of your cabin.

pg. 42
Island Living

As with most unique places to live, there can be challenges in paradise.

pg. 48
Hunting for Buried Treasure

Grab a GPS and head for the hills. It's time for some geocaching fun.

pg. 56
First Aid at the Cabin
Simple remedies for common problems. Umm, you do have a first aid kit, don't you?
pg. 59
Departments
Cabinitis
Firestopping: Making rain is one way to fight the battle.
pg. 14
Putzing Around
Chain Saw Madness: Hold it! You need to know this stuff.
pg. 16
The Grill Master
No-Beach Clambake: The Grill Master dares to go where no one has gone before.
pg. 65
A Moveable Feast
Summer Concoctions: Created for casual sipping anywhere.
pg. 72
Fun & Games
Dog Pals: Who really enjoys the cabin more?
pg. 80
Sports & Recreation
Catching Serious Air: Those daring wakeboarders. ... How do they DO that?
pg. 84
Lights Out
The Eagle and the Frog: America's symbol has a close call.
pg. 98
In Every Issue
From the Deck
The Big Picture: Cabin country is too big to frame.
pg. 6
Questions & Answers

Swallows nests, battling mildew.

pg. 12
General Delivery

Letters from Cabin Life, Cabin Living readers.

pg. 7
Clips & Quips

Cool stuff, septic humor, ATVs, swimming and more.

pg. 8
Photo Album

Photos from readers' favorite get-aways.

pg. 86
Regional Spotlight

The Door County Peninsula, Wisconsin.

pg. 87
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