Ideal for a family or corporate retreat, Black Bear Cabins, our sister property, features four cozy, well-appointed Retreat Cabins featuring wood burning fireplaces, small TV, private decks, outdoor campfires, picnic areas, and secluded scenic views. Here, you’ll find plenty of reasons to venture outdoors. Float down the Clarion River. Hike along ancient growth trails in Cook Forest. Or climb boulders at Clear Creek State Park. And if you’re lucky, spot a Black Bear along the way.

CABIN 1 | Sleeps Four
Two bedroom cabin with a large queen bed in each room. Includes a fully-equipped kitchen, and living room. Has forced air heating and a wood burning fireplace.
$195 Fri-Sat, $155 Sun–Thurs, $725 weekly Nov–May, $925 weekly June–Oct

CABINS 2, 3, & 4 | Sleeps Six
Three bedroom cabins, two rooms with a queen bed, and one room with a bunk bed with a twin bed on top and full bed on bottom. Includes fully-equipped kitchen, bathroom, and living room. Has forced air heating and wood burning fireplace.
$195 Fri-Sat, $155 Sun–Thurs, $725 weekly Nov–May, $925 weekly June–October

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Amenities Provided
One set of linens provided for queen size beds • One set of towels provided for guests registered. May refresh by bringing used towels up to Gateway Lodge to be replaced. • Cookware, plate-ware, flatware provided for maximum number of guest occupancy. • 1/8th Cord of firewood provided.

Amenities to Bring
Radio & Alarm Clocks • Telephone • Bunk Room Bedding • Picnic Items, Napkins & Tablecloths • Fire pit Roasting Utensils • Flashlights & Insect Repellent • Paper Products

Breakfast Reservations for our Cabin Guests
Breakfast is available to Cabin Guests Wednesday to Sunday Mornings for $15 per person. Please reserve a breakfast time on the night previous to your meal at the Front Desk.

Reservation Policy
Reservations must be secured by a deposit of 50% of base rate of stay. With at least a two week notice, we will gladly refund your deposit using the same card that the deposit was placed with.

For cancellations with less than a two weeks notice, deposit is non–refundable. Guests who fail to show are responsible for the entire stay. Guests may move a reservation only once without penalization. The second time will result in losing the deposit.

No Smoking or Pets Policy
Smoking and pets are prohibited in cabins.

Check-In /Check-Out Procedures
Please pick-up your key at Gateway Lodge to complete registration, place payment and make any adjustments to your stay. We are located less than a 1/4 mile on Route 36, just to the North (down the hill) from Black Bear Cabins.

Check in time is 3:00 PM
Check out is 10:30 AM

Please return your key to the Front Desk at Gateway Lodge. Any trash items should be in the garbage cans provided. All kitchenware should be washed and put back in it’s place to avoid extra housekeeping fees. Responsibilities as a guest upon departure include washing, drying all dishes used and placed back in original location, all trash should be left on porch entry enclosed in plastic garbage bags which are provided for you underneath the existing bags in your trash can, and please place all used towels and washcloths in the tub or shower stall.

Check-in Guarantee
As a first time guest to Black Bear Cabins we guarantee you will be satisfied with your cabin accommodations. If you are not, your deposit will be promptly refunded and the reservation cancelled. Upon arrival at Black Bear Cabins, and before completing the check-in process, you may request an inspection tour of your cabin. If you are satisfied with the accommodations you may then complete the check-in process and take possession of your cabin. The primary purpose of this guarantee is to alleviate certain fears many persons have about renting a cabin they have not seen.