This Whitetop, Virginia, United States log cabin rental can accommodate up to 6 guests with one bedroom, three beds, and one bath. The modern rustic log cabin backs up to Grayson Highlands State Park and the Jefferson National Forest. Be prepared for stargazing and cool refreshing nights. The cabin is just minutes from Grayson Highlands State Park, the Appalachian Trail, and the Creeper Trail. Damascus, Lansing, and West Jefferson are all within 30 minutes of the log cabin. During your vacation stay, you'll enjoy the modern conveniences in a rural setting. The log cabin is a traditional full dovetail Appalachian cabin constructed of white pine. The log cabin is around 650 square feet with a full bathroom, full kitchen/dining area, and loft bedroom area. The log cabin has a covered vaulted front porch and rear porch. A large patio with Adirondack chairs makes for a relaxing space to spend evenings in the natural settings of the cabin grounds.
There are many amenities to make guests feel more at home including towels, linens for the beds, soap, shampoo, cooking utensils, pots, pans, and anything else you would need for cooking. The cabin has a Weber gas grill on the back porch for grilling out as well. In addition, complimentary coffee and firewood (with fatwood starters) are provided for the wood stove and outdoor fire pit located on the patio. All areas are accessible on the vacation property, the front door is accessible using the keypad. The log cabin is located in a beautiful spot at approximately 4,000 feet elevation. Due to the elevation, temperatures are typically much cooler than in the surrounding areas. It is recommended to bring a jacket even in the warmer months. Due to the proximity to Grayson Highlands State Park and Jefferson National Forest, you may occasionally see a wild pony wandering the property. There’s bountiful wildlife around the property including deer, turkey, many bird species, and the occasional black bear.
The cabin is located at Whitetop, Virginia, United States, in perfect proximity to both Grayson Highlands State Park, the Mount Rogers National Recreation Area, and the Creeper Trail. The log cabin is also located within proximity to Lansing, West Jefferson, and Damascus. If you are an outdoor enthusiast, this is a great location to get away and enjoy nature while still enjoying the comforts of home. The log cabin is located on a state-maintained gravel road.
An AWD/4WD is not required but is recommended for winter weather conditions. The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) does a fantastic job of keeping the access to the cabin building in good shape. Instructions will be provided if inclement weather is in the forecast for alternative parking locations. Whitetop may not be as popular as other cities in United States, but don’t let that fool you. Whitetop, Virginia is a smaller but beautiful upcoming tourist destination that is worth a visit. You will be surprised by some of the unique things to do and places you can explore at this hidden destination.
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