A couple is relocating from Charlottesville, Virginia, to the White Mountains area of New Hampshire for her job and the opportunity to be closer to the great outdoors. The active couple is searching for a chalet-style cabin in an area where they can head out their door to amazing views and also hit the trails with their dog.
Two software product managers and their dog want to escape from their busy life in Chicago for a little more peace and quiet in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. With a budget of $350,000, they are seeking a secluded lakefront log cabin to take advantage of all the seasonal outdoor activities northern Michigan has to offer.
Seattle newlyweds want to escape the city life and are looking to the Cascade Mountains in hopes of finding the perfect cabin getaway where they can enjoy all the adventures that the mountains have to offer. But in order to find the cabin of their dreams, they'll have to reconcile their differing budgets.
Young parents are moving their two kids and three dogs from humid Florida up to Bryson City, North Carolina, to escape the busy city life and raise their family near the mountains. With help from their realtor, they look for a family-friendly cabin with land for animals and room to grow.
After renting for 10 years, working parents from Connecticut want to escape their busy city lives and buy a second home in Vermont's Mount Holly area for them and their teenagers. But with different wants, the family must work together to find a dream getaway cabin in their price range.
A family of four searches for a cozy log cabin on the North Carolina side of the Great Smoky Mountains in Bryson City. They want to take part in tubing, horseback riding and hiking, but they must agree on a cabin in their $200,000 price range.
A Montana couple wants to relocate from the growing town of Bozeman to a more rural log cabin in Gallatin Canyon. They'd love to find a dream cabin on the river to enjoy more fly fishing, but still be within 30 minutes from the bustling town.
Avid hunters hope to move their two kids to a log cabin with plenty of square footage for entertaining and property for outdoor activities near their hometown of Demotte, Indiana. But finding the cozy, rustic log cabin of their dreams proves a challenge in an area where rustic architecture is a rarity.
An active Colorado family constantly finds themselves in the mountains hiking, fishing and hunting in the great outdoors. In order to embrace a slower, more peaceful life in the mountains of South Central Colorado, they are actively searching for a rustic log cabin that is remote enough to enjoy nature but close enough to work and school in Bayfield.
Active couple Jay and Samantha recently welcomed their first child and realized the home and neighborhood they were living in didn't afford them the outdoor lifestyle they desired. They've decided to look for a log cabin near Lake Lure, North Carolina, with plenty of space for their growing family. Jay wants a cabin that's convenient for swimming, kayaking and other waterfront activities, while Samantha wants a big, open floor plan and a porch for entertaining. But it will be a challenge to find everything on their wish list in a cabin that's both close to Lake Lure and within their budget.
An adventurous Chicago couple has set their sights on central Wisconsin for the weekend getaway cabin of their dreams. With a budget of $375,000, they're looking for a cozy log cabin that can accommodate a big family who likes to cook and has enough space to spread out in nature.
A born-and-bred Michigan couple is eager to find a lakefront log home near Mount Pleasant, Michigan, to spend more time outdoors with their two small children. They challenge their real estate agent to find their dream cabin complete with an open kitchen and plenty of entertaining space within a $315,000 budget.
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.
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?
A couple in Morrisville, North Carolina, hopes to find a log home with enough land to expand their family business near the eastern lake region of Raleigh. They want enough room for their whole family plus some space separate from the main living spaces for a home office. Will she find the space she wants for their daughters or will he get the final say on a detached garage for work projects?
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.