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Cabin Home Tours

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.


 

An Off-Grid Treehouse in Maine

Off-grid living in northern Maine.
By Fran Sigurdsson

Growing up in New York City, Nanc Dumond always dreamed of owning a treehouse. In 2007 her dream came true. That fall, Nanc (the ‘c’ is soft) and husband, […]

A Barnwood Beauty

One family builds their dream lake cabin with wood from an 1880s barn.
Story by Christy Heitger-Ewing
Photos by Rick Hammer
Courtesy Lands End Development

The annual pilgrimage started back in 1947, when Charles Van Werden first travelled from […]

A Scandinavian-Inspired Log Cabin

This quiet retreat was designed to connect with nature.
Story by Stacey Freed
Photos by Perry Mastrovito

Bruno Bazinet and Annie Dion wanted a weekend cabin retreat built in a neighborhood known as Domaine de la Baie on […]

A Texas Log Cabin With History

This Texas log cabin was built with love and rustic, reclaimed materials.
Story & photos by Charles Meek

As my wife and I contemplated a log home for our Texas retirement abode, the first decision was whether […]

A Cozy Cabin with a Rustic Feel

This outdoorsy Tennessee home – designed to look like it was built in the 1850s – might be a cozy cabin, but it lives large.
Story by Nancy E. Oates
Photos by Roger Wade, courtesy Hearthstone Homes
Styling […]

Cabin Niches and Nooks

Make the most of your cabins niches and nooks and cozy spaces.
By Dale Mulfinger

“Cabin” and “cozy” are two words so commonly intertwined that they frequently appear together, as in, “a cozy lakeside cabin.” Yet even […]

The “Keffer Kabin” – A Family Cabin

Each spring, the fun returns to this three-season getaway.
Story & Photos by Karl & Debbie Keffer

Our cabin on Grindstone Lake in northeastern Minnesota has been enjoyed by five generations of the Keffer family. It is […]

A Creekside Cottage for the Ages

The descendant of the original owner buys it back, then builds a beautiful namesake.
Story by Regina Cole
Photos by Todd Bush Photography
Courtesy John Altobello Architecture

Cabin Stats Built: 2013 / Location: Western North Carolina / Square feet: […]

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.

 

Bonus Photos: Cottage Style–For the Love of  Beadboard & Shiplap

Photos by Rick Hammer, courtesy Lands End Development, landsenddev.com

These are web-exclusive images of a cottage shown  in the March 2016 issue of Cabin Living magazine.