A Cozy Loft Stay in the Central Cascades

Index, WA is the perfect escape from the city. Only an hour and a half drive from Seattle, you are transported into a gorgeous forest environment.

With mountains towering above and the Skykomish River running alongside you, Cyclops cabin nestled into the trees is the perfect place to relax and get outside. A stunningly large and grand window makes you feel like the forest is in the space with you and a lofted bed makes you feel a bit like a kid again.

This tiny home is the perfect spot to cuddle up with your loved ones or a wonderful jump-off point for all the adventures in the area - from skiing at Stevens Pass only 45 mins away, heading up the multiple hiking trails only a 10-minute drive from your cabin or throwing your climbing shoes on and hitting the world-famous Index Walls, you have tons of options.
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    Snowboarding At Stevens Pass
    Stevens Pass ski area is one of the top ski spots in Washington. Situated right smack dab amongst the best mountain range in Washington (the Cascades) you are sure to have stunning views and a wonderful time attempting all of the different runs Stevens has to offer!...
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      Espresso Chalet
      Famous for its Sasquatch-themed drinks and large statue. It is a must-stop for all climbers and skiers on their way to an adventure! The drinks are cheap and yummy and the people who work there are always kind, welcoming, and down to give you some local tips on the area!...

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