From the Editor
Lesson learned: Never underestimate the creativity of a cabin owner.
A Little Cabin Soars with Incredible Views
This beloved retreat perched above Montana’s Swan Lake was a family project from start to finish. COVER STORY
- WEB EXCLUSIVE: Bonus photos for the Montana lakeside cabin featured in “A Little Cabin Soars with Incredible Views.”
A Nevada retreat “re-covers” after it’s ravaged by fire.
- WEB EXCLUSIVE: Bonus photos of the renovated Nevada retreat.
Bring Sunlight Into a Dark Room
A tubular skylight can infuse a dim area with warm light. Here’s what you need to know to install yours.
Imagine not having to lug gas jugs down to the dock.
If you check barometers and you tremble at the sight of a shadow underwater, you might be afflicted.
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From the Deck
- Real estate report
- July: the month of log homes
- Cool stuff for getting outdoors
- Cabin pride kitsch
- Décor: lake art flooring
- WEB EXCLUSIVE: Even more cool stuff for hiking and biking in the great outdoors.
Land trusts: how to donate your cabin property.
Now & Then
Invasion in the attic!
A reader’s retreat and a cabin right in the backyard.
Connecting with nature.
Quick & Easy Gourmet
Recipes from Big Sky Country and a delicious dessert pudding.
- WEB EXCLUSIVE: Bonus recipe for Sicilian-style venison tenderloin.
DIY weekend projects & tips:
- Help your lumber last
- TLC for your septic system
- Outdoor lighting
- Cleaning your boat hull
- We built a bat condo
- WEB EXCLUSIVE: Bonus photos and plans for the Bunneys' bat condo.
Small Cabin Escape
- WEB EXCLUSIVE: More information about the two-bedroom cabin used as field station housing for scientists and students at the Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory.
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