After living in Washington, DC, and Australia, young parents are looking for a slower paced life and return to their roots in western Maryland to be near family and raise their two boys. The couple loves to spend time outdoors as a family doing activities like hiking, biking and swimming in the lake. With a budget of $350,000, she desires a big kitchen and open floor plan layout so she can keep an eye on her young boys, while he seeks serene mountain views and space from neighbors.
Devin is a well-traveled bachelor who has been renting a home in Fredericksburg, Virginia, and is ready to settle down and buy his first home in a more rural area. He loves the rustic feel of log cabins and has fond memories of living in one as a child. His ideal cabin has enough space to store his business inventory and host friends who visit from around the world. With a budget of $350,000 and the help of his friends, Kevin and Pari, Devin is ready to find the rustic cabin of his dreams in Northern Virginia.
After spending several years vacationing in Northern Minnesota, Dale and Suzanne are looking for their own log cabin retreat in the Brainerd Lakes area. The couple wants to spend time with their large family and enjoy the area's recreational activities, including golfing, boating, jet skiing, snowmobiling, hiking and hunting. Dale wants a 3-car garage and at least 100 feet of shoreline, while Suzanne has her eye on an upgraded kitchen. With such specific requests and a budget of $800,000, can they find their ideal log cabin retreat?
A couple with a toddler and another on the way goes on the hunt for a cozy log cabin near the Blue Ridge Mountains. They hope to find the perfect getaway in the quiet and quaint town of Ellijay, Georgia.
A young Minnesota family is ready to settle down and grow in a small town cabin. They're hoping to find a home with enough bedrooms for them to expand into and enough acreage for their kids to ditch technology and explore nature. Their budget may force them to search outside of their target area, but their family real estate agent is ready to help them find the perfect log cabin.
Florida empty nesters decide to escape the city life and head into the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains of Northern Georgia. They love the small-town feel and are looking forward to exploring the town, meeting new people and introducing their children to the mountains when they visit. They hope to find a cabin with an open floor plan that's near the water and their agent is on board to help them find the perfect place.
A military woman loves the traveling lifestyle of her career, but misses her family and her childhood spent in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. She enlists her best friend from high school to help her in her search for a home base where she will eventually settle after military life. She wants a cabin out of town with some acreage, yet still in close proximity to friends and family. The friends team up with a local realtor to find her perfect log home.
An active and outdoorsy family of five is looking for a log cabin getaway from their home in Carlsbad, CA, to the rustic mountains destination of Big Bear Lake. They're looking for a home away from home where they can sit back, relax and enjoy the mountain views during any season. But with a modest budget and a tight real estate market, they may have to make some sacrifices.
A city-dwelling couple wants to trade bumper-to-bumper traffic for a home where they can raise their two kids immersed in nature seven days a week. They look in the foothills surrounding the little mining town of Cripple Creek for a log cabin complete with plenty of space for their family and classic Colorado Rocky Mountain views.
A Houston, Texas, couple looks for a spacious, rustic home in Colorado to raise their kids without the hustle and bustle of a big city. They set their sights on Woodland Park, but with a highly competitive real estate market, it may prove difficult to find their forever home with the perfect view.
A couple looks for a log cabin getaway in the mountains of Arizona. They're hoping to get their busy family of six to relax and enjoy riding ATVs in the small town of Payson, AZ. He would love a cabin with a rustic mountain feel while she's looking for a spacious setting where they can host family and friends. With the help of a local realtor, they hope to find the perfect retreat from the heat of the city.
A family of four is looking to move from their current home in the city of Lynchburg, VA, to the nearby countryside where they will have more room to explore and become immersed in nature. He grew up visiting his grandmother in her log cabin and wants his children to have that experience as well. She's hoping to find a home with an updated kitchen and an open concept, and he's looking for a detached garage. It's a hefty wish list but their realtor is ready to help them find the perfect log home.
A Tucson couple wants a cabin retreat in Mount Lemmon, AZ, where they can hike with their dogs, rock climb and relax while enjoying each other's company. They rarely have time for travel due to busy lives in the medical field, so they hope to find a secluded spot with classic mountain views where they can find a balance.
An outdoorsy Seattle couple wants to escape their busy city life and move to a log cabin in a quiet, peaceful setting. They'd like a body of water on the property as well as a shop for their glassblowing studio, but it needs to be close enough to commute back to the city for work. Helping them in their cabin search is a childhood friend, who's tagging along to offer support and suggestions.
A couple seeks a lakeside cabin in the New Hampshire countryside for extended family gatherings. They want something with a rustic woodwork aesthetic that has a modern kitchen and a lawn for their two boys to play on.
Four best friends from Florida are looking for something different, so they're buying a log cabin together in Mineral Bluff, GA. Along with their realtor, they hope to find a cabin that can accommodate their two families and has plenty of room for their children to play outside.
A Scottsdale, Arizona, family is looking for a log cabin getaway in a cooler, mountainous part of Arizona where they can experience all four seasons. He has his heart set on an A-frame style cabin with giant windows to let in all the natural light, and she wants plenty of outdoor space to entertain.
A couple and their two sons that love to experience the outdoors are ready to ditch Atlanta's skyscrapers for the beautiful mountains of north Georgia. They are on the hunt for a cabin and hope to find one with a perfect kitchen, wraparound porch and stunning views of the mountains.
After years of moving around the country, a Texas couple decides to settle down in Denver. Country people at heart, Colorado offers everything they are looking for to live that outdoor life they crave while still being close enough to their jobs in the city. They go on the hunt for their dream cabin, but soon realize they may have to trade a beautiful view for adequate space to accommodate their large family.
A couple has set down roots on the island of Oahu and are looking for a bigger home with the comforts of a country log cabin for their three growing kids. They hope to find a cabin with a yard for the family dog and the backdrop of mountain views and ocean sounds. With a budget of $850,000 on an expensive island where log cabins are a rarity, they have their work cut out for them.
After recently moving to the States, a nature-loving British family wants to buy a log cabin in the Mount Hood Village area of Oregon. With a strict budget of $550,000, they're hoping to find a place with plenty of seclusion, amazing views and a quick walk to the river for fishing.
An outdoors-loving family of three in Tennessee is looking for a secluded log cabin with space to entertain friends and plenty of land to homestead like their ancestors. They enjoy hunting, gunsmithing, four-wheeling and foraging for wild mushrooms. With a budget of $550,000, they hope to find the perfect forever log cabin with sufficient flat land for their homesteading plans.
In Colorado's Vail Valley, a young couple looks for their first home together. They want easy access to all their favorite outdoor activities, including skiing, biking and hiking with their dogs, and they need extra space for entertaining guests. They hope their $900,000 budget helps them find a log home with privacy, spectacular views and a yard for the dogs.
Ryan, Tara and their sports-minded sons are looking for the perfect log cabin in Vermont. They want an authentic log cabin with enough land to raise chickens and plant a garden. Even though New England is known more for Colonial houses than log cabins, they're determined to find a cozy cabin deep in the forests of the Green Mountain State.
High school sweethearts from Greenville, MA, are ready to upgrade to a log cabin where they can raise their growing family. They're searching for a secluded area where the kids can play that's also close to town amenities and their families. With a realtor in the family, the couple is getting some help finding their dream log cabin but will they be able to find something they can afford?
A couple of Boston outdoor enthusiasts are ready to expand their family in a log cabin in the mountains of New Hampshire. The White Mountains area offers all the things they love do year-round from skiing and snowmobiling to hiking and fishing. They're seeking a cabin with updated features in a low-maintenance setting so they can spend time doing the recreational activities they love. They've enlisted a local agent to help them out but can he find them a good match within their budget?