A great spot for a getaway any time of year! Cozy cottage perfect for your visit to the John Day River Territory. Bicycle and family friendly, our cottage has views of the mountains and amazing starry night skies. Located in the heart of Fossil, you'll be just steps from the natural history visitor center, historic courthouse, minutes to Main Street restaurants and shops, fossil digging, and museum.
Built in 1904, the nostalgic house is known as the Maud Evans house. A large farm kitchen, big table and amenities are waiting for you. Just bring your own food and settle in. Large living area with couches, lazy boy, and futon. Relax watching our TV, with blue ray player and movies. There is a round table for playing cards, board games, or puzzles. Get cleaned up in our remolded bathroom. So enjoy the sights, fishing and hunting, our hospitality and when you leave we’ll do the dishes.
A unique experience and a historical adventure as the schoolhouse is also a mini museum that features many relics from the era in which it was built. Built in 1906, the schoolhouse is restored and a bedroom, bathroom and kitchen have been added. Please note the following: -The kitchen doesn't have a stove but there is a microwave & an electric countertop two-burner hot plate -There is a bathtub but no shower -The hot water heater holds ten gallons at a time -Pellet stove & electric heat