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Browse our home tour galleries to find inspiration for your own log cabin. From mountain homes and lakeside getaways to cozy cabins and luxurious vacation homes, this is where you can find construction stories and photos of stunning log cabins.


 

Bonus Photos – Cozy Meets Rustic

Photos by Roger Wade, courtesy Hearthstone Homes; styling by Debra Grahl

RESOURCE: Hearthstone Homes, hearthstonehomes.com

These are bonus web-exclusive images for a Cabin Tour feature story in the March 2016 issue of Cabin Living magazine.

 

A Rocky Mountain Cabin for Retirement

A Montana couple settles into their retirement cabin in the foothills of the Rockies.
Story by Christy Heitger-Ewing
Photos by Heidi A. Long

As a young boy growing up in Boulder, Colo., Ted Valentiner aspired to one day […]

A Family Retreat Blends Cabin and Cottage Styles

A family getaway in northern Michigan gets the blending of cabin and cottage right.
Story by Nancy E. Oates
Photos courtesy the Cottage Company of Harbor Springs

 
Built: 2002 / Location: Harbor Springs, Mich. / Square feet: 1,700 / Bedrooms: 3 […]

Winter Haven

Nestled into New York’s Hudson Valley, this 1,600-square-foot home resembles centuries-old stone barns of the region. But with its glass wall and bow-arched beams, the home is a contemporary model of green living. A certified […]

A Winter Wonderland

A cozy off-grid cabin for an outdoorsy Minnesota family.
By Fran Sigurdsson

December can be mighty cold in northern Minnesota. But Tom and Lisa Whalen’s off-grid cabin near Grand Rapids is warm and cozy, thanks to good […]

Runamuk Roost

A Wisconsin retreat is seamlessly expanded & updated.
Story & Photos by Steve Umlaud
For more photos of this cabin, click here.

Runamuk Roost is truly a special place. This northwoods gem is tucked away in the heart […]

How The West Was Done

Story by Rae Hamilton
Photos by Heidi A. Long

Miami native Jim Gifford, his wife, Lani, and their three young children first visited Montana in 2000, not knowing that the trip would soon change their lives.

“I had […]

Jack Hanna’s Montana Cabin

A tiny cabin located in northwestern Montana provides everything this nature-loving couple could desire.
Story by Melissa Mylchreest
Photos by Heidi A. Long

Some celebrities are notorious for building cabins that are more like rambling palaces built with […]

On Holiday at the Cabin

Log cabin makes every day feel like a vacation.
Story by Stacey Freed
Photos by Perry Mastrovito

Near Magog City, at the base of Mont Orford in Quebec, sits a small cabin in the woods. “It’s paradise,” says […]

Polishing a Minnesota Gem

A cabin bought in the 1970s gets a big re-do.
Story by Gina Chiodi Grensing
Photos by Rick Hammer
Courtesy Lands End Development

If you’re like most cabin owners, you feel pretty passionate about your cabin. And you know […]