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A Collection of Small Cabins

There’s just something about small cabins. They invite us in, make us feel cozy and hold priceless memories of times spent with family and good friends. Scroll down to browse a collection of links to small cabins that have been featured in past issues of Cabin Life magazine.

Bonus photos for "Think Small: A Pacific Coast Cottage"
A dream cottage on the Puget Sound near Port Orchard, Wash., proves that good things come in small packages.

A Little Cabin Soars With Incredible Views
This beloved retreat perched on a steep slope above Montana's Swan Lake was a family project from start to finish.

A Comfy Northwoods Cabin Renovation
A Midwest couple chooses vintage charm over extra square footage when remodeling their 1920s lake cabin in Minnesota.

A Rustic Creekside Cabin Gets a Dramatic Update
Both inside and out, this California renovation is all about connecting with nature.

From an 1800s Miner Cabin to a Guest Retreat
After being saved from demolition, this small cabin in Colorado underwent a complete makeover.

Rebuilding a Log Cabin in Maine
A man and his wife give second life to his great-grandfather's 19th-century, handhewn-log Swedish homestead.

Remote Cabin is a Green Gem
An adventurous family keeps it simple, secluded and energy efficient at their minimalist cabin in Vermont’s Green Mountains.

Do-It-Yourselfers Revamp a Tiny Cabin
With some TLC, and a couple of strategic additions, a well-sited fixer-upper in Washington state becomes a beloved retreat one project at a time.

A Secret Rustic Cabin in the Woods
One man finds his soul at the foot of Alaska’s “Great One.”
  
Small Cabins
There are many ways to “go small,” from handcrafted log homes to modular kits. Let these places inspire you.

A Family's Small Island Escape on Puget Sound
A tiny, 352-square-foot cabin puts simple living in perspective.

One Man's Cozy DIY Cabin
Read how Doug Vukson and his family hand-built a cabin on an upper Midwestern lake.

Historic Ranch Restoration
A family restores an 1874 cabin to its original glory in Boulder, Colo.

New Life for a Little Cottage
This lake cottage in northwestern Wisconsin was lovingly restored by its owners.
F & E Schmidt Photography