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Living the Cabin Life

Now that you've found and built your perfect cabin, it's time to reap the benefits of cabin life. Enjoy outdoor recreation like hiking and boating, learn about the nature that resides around your property, and prepare for hosting large families and guests so you're stress-free.

Hults Bruk Ax in Front of Fire
The Perfect Ax for Chopping Firewood
Cabin Life staff tested out a handcrafted ax from Hults Bruk and can confirm: it is as hardworking as it is good-looking.
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How to Choose the Right Firewood for Your Wood Stove
Megan Schetzsle of The Cabin Diary shares with us her insider tips for choosing the right firewood for your wood stove.
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5 Tips for Renting Spaces on Airbnb You’ll Wish You Knew About Sooner
From updated A-frames to cozy little cottages, Airbnb has an endless selection of rustic rentals–here's how to nab the best one...
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10 Quintessential Fall Recipes to Try at the Cabin
Fall is here and it brings with it a whole new batch of seasonal produce to enjoy. Celebrate the season by whipping up some of ...
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The Best-Kept Local Secrets in Jackson Hole
Straight from a local, here's how to escape the crowds and to experience the unique character of Jackson Hole:
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Enjoy the Cabin Life at Yosemite’s Best-Kept Secret
This community, located entirely in the bounds of Yosemite National Park, offers the chance to embrace the best of the cabin li...
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Travel Back to the Era of the Great Camps at This Adirondack Lodge
This New York retreat captures the best parts of nostalgic Adirondack camps.
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Q&A: Fly Fishing in Montana With David Detrick
From his favorite spots to beginner tips, here's a peek inside the world of this expert angler:
Highway Along the Coast in Big Sur
A Weekender’s Guide to Big Sur
With the glimmering, turquoise waters of the Pacific Ocean to one side and stretching Redwood forests to another, it’s easy to ...
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Summer Cocktails at the Cabin
Cool off with these refreshing, ice cold drinks from our friends at Cuisine at Home.
Family Recipe Clam Chowder
A Family Recipe for Clam Chowder
This family recipe is as nostalgic as it is delicious.
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Grilling with Dad at the Cabin
Fire up the grill. These recipes from our friends at Cuisine at Home make for the perfect dinners for dad.
Jackson Hole Scenic Landscape
Do Jackson Hole Like a Local: 5 Things Not to Miss on Your First Visit
Make the most of your trip with these five activities that are local favorites:
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Three A-Frames on Airbnb to Rent ASAP
From the Smoky Mountains to a West Coast enchanted forest, these A-Frame cabins are located in some of the best spots for a wee...
Cabin Recipes - Croque Monsieur Strata
Breakfast at the Cabin
Hot & Hearty breakfasts from our friends at Cuisine at Home. Give the bagels and cream cheese a rest and try one of these five ...
Megan Schetzsle Cabin Exterior
Three Major Lessons From the First Six Months of Cabin Life
Here's what "The Cabin Diary" blogger Megan Schetzsle learned after relocating from the city to their cabin in Jackson Hole, Wy...
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How to Watch Our for Scale Insects This Fall
How to Watch Out for Scale Insects This Fall
What are scale insects and why should you keep an eye out for them this fall?
DIY a Covered Bird Seed Tray
DIY a Covered Bird Seed Tray
Keep the neighborhood birds happy with this unique and easy-to-build feeder.
Why Do Leaves Change During Fall?
Why Do Leaves Change During Fall?
Why do we see such beautiful foliage in the fall? We reveal the biology behind why the leaves change color every year.