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Custom designed,  charming and comfortable!It's warm and cozy inside!Great Room with large windows and comfy furnitureEntertainment Center w/ cable TV, & DVD  playerPrepare meals in this well equipped kitchenBig windows offer a great viewBedrooms have quality linens w/comfy mattressesTwo bedrooms upstairs and one downstairsOutdoor eating areaAfter a day of hiking you'll enjoy this!Private river access available to our guestsThere is something for everyone to do
“ Excellent ”
21 Reviews


Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 2
Sleeps: 6
Type: Cabin
Per night: $150 - $175
Pets allowed: Yes
Internet: Yes
Description of the Packwood vacation cabin rental
This charming and unique cabin is beautifully decorated and furnished. It is conveniently located just two and a half hours from Portland or Seattle and is the perfect place to call home while skiing at White Pass or visiting Mt Rainier National Park and the surrounding area.

Enjoy a forest view from either of the upstairs bedrooms or a morning cup of coffee from the upstairs balcony. After a day of the slopes or hiking in the park relax in the hot tub located just outside the back door.

Whether you choose an active day hiking, exploring, or skiing or a quiet day relaxing we are confident that you'll enjoy this cozy, spotless cabin.
Area Information
From the cabin it is only a 20 minute drive to White Pass Ski area and 10 minutes to Mt Rainier National Park. The nearby Gifford Pinchot National Forest offers excellent opportunities for hiking and exploring.

Availability Calendar


Begins Ends Week
Weekly Monthly Min
Dec 19 2014 Dec 31 2015 $150 $175 - - 2 Nights
Check In: 4 p.m. Check Out: 11 a.m.
Lodging tax: 9.8%
Deposits: $200 refundable security deposit
Payment Options: Discover, Mastercard, Visa
Other Fees: Rates are based on four guests Additional guests $15/each/night Cleaning fee $60 Holidays $200/night, 3 day minimum (Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas thro New Years) Additional pet fees may apply


  • Beds

  • 3 Queen Beds
  • Features

  • Balcony
  • Full Kitchen
  • Hot Tub
  • Pet Friendly
  • Beach Towels
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Porch
  • Fireplace
  • High Speed Internet
  • Parking Included
  • View (Mountains)
  • Appliances

  • Alarm Clock
  • DVD Player
  • Microwave
  • TV (Cable/Satellite)
  • Blender
  • Dishwasher
  • Oven
  • Telephone
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Hair Dryer
  • Refrigerator (Full)
  • Toaster
  • Charcoal Grill
  • Iron
  • Stove
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Coffee Maker
  • Activities

  • Bicycling
    (<1 mile)
  • Kayaking
    (<1 mile)
  • Park
    (3 miles)
  • Snowmobiling
    (15 miles)
  • Boating
    (<1 mile)
  • Grocery Store
    (2 miles)
  • Hunting
    (5 miles)
  • Lake
    (20 miles)
  • Canoeing
    (<1 mile)
  • Restaurant
    (2 miles)
  • Cross-Country Skiing
    (15 miles)
  • Water Skiing
    (25 miles)
  • Fishing
    (<1 mile)
  • Shopping Area
    (2 miles)
  • Downhill Skiing
    (15 miles)
  • Whitewater Rafting
    (25 miles)
  • Hiking
    (<1 mile)
  • Golf
    (3 miles)

Other Vacation Rental Amenities
Private Cowlitz River access. Just across the river is an amazing view of the Tatoosh Mountain Range. Wildlife are plentiful and it is not unusual to see eagles, deer and elk.

Need more room? Check out Mountain Mist Chalet, Vacation Home Rental #56529. Located near Lake Creek Cabin. Special rates when both are booked.

Reviews for this vacation cabin rental in Packwood, Washington

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Julie Price

Julie Price

Sumner, WA USA

Great time!

April 13, 2014

Took the family and our dog for 4 days. The whole family had a great time, including our dog! We walked to the river each day (short walk) and even saw Elk at the river one evening. Everything you could ever imagine or need at a cabin was provided. Highly recommend this cabin to anyone from staying alone to a whole family! Mt Rainier National Park, Gifford Pinchot Park and many trail heads all within a short driving distance. We will definitely be going back.

Alan Billingsley

Alan Billingsley

Lakewood WA


February 20, 2013

Love this cabin. Clean and close to the slopes. Hot tub is great and so was our Host. This is a GREAT FAMILY place. THANK YOU!

Ronald Knapp

Ronald Knapp

Richland. Wa.

Wonderful Weekend

February 12, 2013

My wife and I like to get away on our Birthday weekend, we rented this cabin for four days.This cabin is a wonder the woodwork and the amenities are unbeleivable, everthing you would ever need is here.We did all our own coking, all utensils are provided, the rental Lady was a joy to deal with,we go to Packwood a few times a year and this will now be our Birthday weeek trip from now on! We are thinking of getting the family together here for Christmas sometime it is a wonderful retreat!

Mark Miller

Mark Miller

Puyallup, WA


January 29, 2013

The best experience we have had!! A family friendly cabin close to White pass. We hope to return soon.

Patrick Nielsen

Patrick Nielsen

Tacoma, Washington

Wonderful Experience !!!

September 6, 2012

We totally enjoyed your cabin and the seclusion from mayhem ... We WILL be back !!! =)

Tina Oliva

Tina Oliva

Portland, OR

nice cabin but noisy Highway traffic

September 4, 2012

The cabin was clean - that is very important to me. Jan was very sweet to leave us some welcome presents. Nice array of simple cooking spices. Plenty of space for our family. Biggest downside was the traffic noise. Forget solitude; When 18 wheeler's are going 60 MPH a few yards from the jacuzzi. I was woken up several times my harleys and trucks.

Don Smith

Owner's reply:

Yes, during the harvest season there is a lot of truck traffic on Highway 12. Unfortunately, Packwood and the cabin are nestled in a narrow valley along the Cowlitz River making it hard to escape the noise.

Being close to the highway makes Lake Creek Cabin easy to find, convenient for guests going skiing at White Pass, or touring the Park.

Even with the distraction this is still one of the most pristine and scenic areas you'll find in the Northwest.


Ronda Sutton

Ronda Sutton

Olympia, wa USA

Very lovely cabin!

March 7, 2012

Cabin is very lovely decorated and provides easy access to White Pass Ski area, where we were visiting for Spring Carnival. Owners have done a great job providing instructions on use of hot tub, etc.

alma ruiz

alma ruiz



November 8, 2011

We Spendt A Great Weekend There, The Cabin Was Very Nice, Clean, Just Exellent. I Really Recomend This Cabin



Puyallup, WA

Mountain Mist Chalet

September 16, 2011

After staying at Lake Creek Cabin last year, I was excited to return this season to Mountain Mist Chalet, particularly after seeing it under construction in 2010. The beautiful modern design and comfortable living space make it extremely appealing, and as before, Jan thought of everything we could possibly need or want! There is a lovely open space out front just perfect for dining or relaxation. The trees provide a wonderfully natural privacy screen, and the shaved wood chips helped keep things tidy. The campfire area would have been great except there was a burn ban on. I absolutely love the location of this property. It's far enough away from Hwy 12 to provide utter peace and quiet yet close enough to remain convenient to public amenities with easy access to Mt. Rainier. The only problem I have is in trying to decide which cabin to come back to next year! Whether LLC or MMC, you won't be disappointed!

Pat Brown

Pat Brown

Snohomish WA

Mt Mist Chalet at Goat Creek Packwood WA

September 7, 2011

We have stayed at Lake Creek Cabin and now at Mt Mist, both from Tall Pines. What wonderful cabins! Fully equipped, couldn't ask for anything to be added, it's comfortable, spacious, & has access to the river. Jan is a wonderful person to rent from. We would highly recommend these cabins and Tall Pines! We will be back.

Krista Whalen

Krista Whalen


Little piece of paradise

March 29, 2011

What a charming cabin. We had such a wonderful time. We will be back same time next yr.

Penny Jansen

Penny Jansen

Richland, WA

Great Place

March 22, 2011

Beautifully decorated, comfortable cabin. Would love to stay here again!

lynn elder

lynn elder

seattle, wa

absolutely wonderful cabin

February 27, 2011

we stayed here while on a ski holiday at white pass...really nicely furnished, comfortable beds...and the best stocked kitchen i've ever rented...hot tub great apres ski nice walk down to the cowlitz river for the dog...

Marilynn Jensen

Marilynn Jensen

Portland, Oregon 97210

Great house. Perfect for this area.

February 8, 2011

Charming house with interesting local "randle wood" detailing throughout. Well appointed and super clean. Fun. Comfortable beds-always appreciated. Note: there was no iphone coverage in the area so the Wifi in the house was a nice amenity.

Sandi Hamill

Sandi Hamill

Yakima Washington

Wonderful retreat

January 20, 2011

The cabin was warm and cozy. It rained all day and so we were stuck inside but it was so comfortable that we thoroughly enjoyed being stuck inside. Beautiful uniquie details all thru the cabin. Close to town if you need things. Loved our stay



Seattle, WA

Beautiful cabin

May 12, 2010

We had a great time with our whole family (two grandparents, us, and our three little boys). It is a very nice and clean, and well organized cabin. Kitchen and bathrooms are in outstanding condition as is the rest of the house and property. The hot tub functions perfectly. The riverfront is very scenic, and there is lots of rocks and sticks to play with for the kids. Apparently, the riverfront access is not directly at the cabin as I expected, but about 300 yards away. We had a wonderful time, truly the only downside is that highway 12 is directly behind the house which can be quite noisy at times (but not during the night).



Olympia, WA USA

Nice place for a vacation

January 1, 2010

Cabin was very nice and comfortable. Proximity to White Pass skiing was great! We were also amazed at the beauty of the Cowlitz river nearby.

Connie & Joe Pena

Connie & Joe Pena

Lakewood, WA USA

wonderful getaway

August 16, 2009

this cabin was perfect for our family. The attention to detail and needs was outstanding. This is something we would definately do again and will recommend to our family and friends. Not too far away yet peaceful and interesting, close to the mountain and the river. Wonderfuly getaway.

Dan Anderson

Dan Anderson

Portland, OR USA

Packwood's Hidden Paradise

July 7, 2009

The most unique and comfortable vacation home I have ever rented. The cabin's amenities provided a relaxing "home" after a long day of hiking some of the most scenic areas in the entire northwest. It is evident that the owners have carefully planned out every inch of this cabin to foster a true vacation experience. I highly recommend it to families and couples alike looking for the perfect getaway.

John W. Doll

John W. Doll

Wapakoneta, Ohio

A Beautiful Place

June 13, 2009

We have stayed in many vacation homes, but the has to be one of the best. Everything was great. I wish we could have stayed longer. Thank you.



Olympia, WA

Nice Cabin

March 8, 2009

Nice ambiance - hot tub was a plus after skiiing. Had plenty of room for 6 people. I would recommend this my friends. Thank you for a wonderful stay.

Owner Supplied Testimonials

Really nice cabin, one of the nicest cabins I have ever been in.

You have a
perfect place here, you have really thought of everything.

A. R.

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