South River Fly Fishing

Want to learn fly fishing on your next getaway? Or maybe you’re an accomplished fly fisherman, but you want a local guide to take you to all the best places. Then South River Fly Shop is just for you! They offer a variety of fishing expeditions, tailored to your specific needs or desires. Here’s an example […]

Running Horses During Our Horseback Ride in the Virginia Mountains

Guests at Cabin Creekwood frequently ask about horseback riding in Virginia. One option that we’ve referred yet had never experienced for ourselves is Appalachian Horse Adventures. Well that all changed this week. The owner, Kenton Dull, has been after us to come and experience it for ourselves, so we could know firsthand what we’re sending […]

A Bowl Of Good – My Favorite New Restaurant

There’s a new restaurant in town. Well, maybe not new, but new to me. And town in this instance is Harrisonburg. Yes, I know Harrisonburg is a bit of a drive from our cabins, but if you happen to find yourself there either coming or going, or perhaps for a day trip, I would strongly […]

Fun Times with Outdoor Music and Movies in Staunton Virginia

Staunton Virginia boasts an impressive lineup of outdoor entertainment throughout the summer months. No matter which day of the week, you’re sure to find something to enjoy. Music lovers of all ages can appreciate the wide variety of groups and styles that are performed each week at Gypsy Hill Park in a free concert. On […]

Appalachian Horse Adventures – Mountain Vistas from Horseback

If you wish to enjoy the experience of travelling some of Virginia’s mountain trails without hiking, there are several alternatives. For those who enjoy mechanical horsepower, there are a number of trails that allow travel using jeeps or other four-wheel-drive vehicles. For those with an athletic constitution, many trails are suitable for touring by mountain […]

Is There Life Outside of Facebook

Earlier this month Deb and I journeyed to a remote village in Mexico to celebrate the 18th birthday of our daughter Jordan. Jordan has been living in Mexico since January 18, and will remain there until August 9. Why, you might ask? It is because of her passion for missions. Ever since she traveled to […]

Springing Ahead – Finally!

Now that spring is here, we’ll be working hard to ready things for you, our honored guests. Cleaning up flower beds, landscaping, etc; freshening paint; getting the pool ready (well maybe not just yet); and gearing up for a great summer season. But before summer comes, we look forward to hosting spring breakers, cyclists from […]

Thank You for the Beautiful Oasis

We are writing to Thank you for having such a Beautiful Oasis for folks to come to to renew and rejuvenate and for the amazing attention to detail that you pour into Cabin Creekwood. We had a wonderful stay at Cabin Barnwood, and a wonderful experience in general at your wonderful facility. We have visited […]