Bear Cub Cabin ~Riverfront~Mountain View~Fire Pit


Roan Mountain, TN, United States

Short Description

Where the river meets the mountains! State-stocked river for excellent fishing and more mountain fun


This beautiful 2BR, 1Bath log cabin on Doe River is just a few minutes from the famous Appalachian Trail on Roan Mountain. The million-dollar mountain-river view from the wraparound deck is priceless, and Doe River Landing touts loads of perks! Playground, hiking trails, swimming holes, zip line, & more fun awaits!

✔ 1,600 ft Riverfront Access
✔ 2 BRs
✔ Open Design
✔ Kitchen
✔ Wraparound luxury Deck
✔ Fire Pit & BBQ
✔ High-Speed Wi-Fi
✔ Smart TVs
✔ Free Parking

More below!


We will be accessible 24/7 for our guests via phone, text, or the Airbnb app.
Expect a quick and prompt response. We give our guests space but are available for every inquiry.

The keypad code for the entrance will be sent to you on the day of your arrival.

Contact us now so we can begin arranging your perfect vacation!


Bear Cub Cabin is a part of the Doe River Landing Campground in Roan Mountain, a hidden gem nestled in the scenic beauty of Northeast Tennessee. This cabin’s unique placement offers privacy from the rest of the campground, but a quick hike down the gravel trail gives easy access to the property’s unique amenities neighboring the cabin, namely riverfront access to Doe River. Property amenities include:

✔ 1,600 ft - Riverfront Access
✔ Excellent Fishing in State-Stocked Doe River
✔ Playground with Slides, Swings, & Obstacles Course
✔ Swimming Holes on Doe River
✔ Mountain Hiking Trails
✔ Zip Line
✔ Axe Throwing
✔ Horseshoes
✔ Pavilion (inquire to rent for events - hosts up to 25 people)
✔ Mountain Views, Forest Scenery, & Appalachian Wildlife

Just outside the property gates, the small town of Roan Mountain is charming and quaint! Located on the border of Tennessee and North Carolina, Roan Mountain offers breathtaking views, diverse ecosystems, and a wealth of outdoor adventures in its own right. The crown jewel of Roan Mountain is undoubtedly the Roan Highlands, a mountain range renowned for its stunning beauty and diverse flora. Hiking enthusiasts will be thrilled to explore the famous Appalachian Trail as it traverses the crest of the Roan Highlands. The trails offer awe-inspiring views of the surrounding valleys, verdant forests, and wildflowers, including the iconic Catawba Rhododendrons that blanket the slopes in vibrant colors during the blooming season. A hike to the summit of Roan Mountain rewards visitors with panoramic vistas that stretch as far as the eye can see, making it a photographer's paradise.

In addition to hiking, Roan Mountain offers a range of outdoor activities for all seasons. During the winter months, the Roan Mountain State Park transforms into a winter wonderland, offering opportunities for cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, and even sledding on designated slopes. As spring arrives, the mountain bursts into life with wildflowers and cascading waterfalls, creating a picturesque backdrop for hiking, picnicking, and wildlife spotting.

Roan Mountain is also known for its warm hospitality and welcoming community. The town exudes a quaint charm, with locally owned shops and friendly faces eager to share their love for the area. You can browse local artisan crafts, sample delicious Southern cuisine, and immerse yourself in the rich Appalachian culture.

If you're a nature lover or simply seeking a peaceful escape, Roan Mountain, Tennessee, offers an enchanting destination that will leave you in awe of its natural wonders. Explore the mountain trails, breathe in the fresh mountain air, and discover the hidden treasures of this beautiful mountain region. Roan Mountain invites you to embrace its tranquility and immerse yourself in the splendor of the great outdoors.

This prime location will allow you to easily explore the rest of the town and the surrounding region. Here are a few destinations you can easily drive to that we would recommend exploring during your stay!

✔ Roan Mountain State Park (3 min away)
✔ Roan Mountain Main Street (4 min away)
✔ Roan Mountain Riding Company (5 min away)
✔ Appalachian Trail (7 min away)
✔ Hampton Creek Cove State Natural Area (8 min away)
✔ Carver's Gap (22 min away)
✔ Sugar Mountain - Skiing & Snowboarding (32 min away)
✔ Roan Mountain Rhododendron Garden (34 min away)
✔ Beech Mountain - Skiing, Snowboarding, Tubing, & Mountain Biking (36 min away)

***Distance times are calculated if you are traveling by car.


A 4-digit key will be delivered to you one hour before your arrival. Directions on how to use the lock are located on the door itself. The log cabin is exclusively yours, without interruption during your stay, so relax, unwind, and make yourself at home. Other than the already mentioned amenities, the cabin also features:

✔ 1,600 ft - Riverfront Access
✔ High-Speed Wi-Fi
✔ Self Check-In (Keypad)
✔ Air Conditioning
✔ Heating
✔ Free Parking
✔ Wraparound Deck with a Fireplace, Dining, Seating, & Outdoor TV
✔ Private Fire Pit with 4 Adirondack Chairs

The cabin is a part of the lovely Doe River Landing Campground, with an entertaining playground your children can freely play at during your stay. It also touts hiking trails, swimming holes, a zip line, and all kinds of mountain fun!

✔ Climbing Tower with Slides
✔ Adventure Obstacle Course
✔ Swings
✔ Axe Throwing Area
✔ Swimming Holes
✔ Horseshoes
✔ Pavilion (inquire with us to rent for your event)
✔ Easy River Access
✔ Hiking Trails
✔ Excellent Fishing in State-Stocked River


We take great pride in welcoming you to our beautiful Bear Cub Cabin! This 2-Bedroom, 1-Bath features abundant natural light that enhances the warm wooden design in the spacious open living area. The cabin’s open layout is designed to draw your group together, and it touts a private covered deck that wraps around the cabin. The deck is a unique highlight of this cabin touting an ourdoor & indoor dining area, comfortable outdoor seating, outdoor fireplace, AND an outdoor smart TV. The spacious yard offers a luxurious fire pit with four Adirondack chairs for cozy seating and stunning views of the Appalachian Mountains. A quick hike down the gravel trail provides access to the rest of the property including a playground, swimming holes on Doe River, a zip line, hiking trails, and more mountain fun. A fisherman’s paradise, Doe River is stocked by the State of Tennessee with trout and other fish species making for excellent fishing. Don’t forget to bring your poles and hiking shoes!

Inside, you’ll find the luxurious home has modern amenities and tasteful rustic decor that pays tribute to the local area. Elegant furnishings throughout the entire space are highlighted by cozy lighting and the flames of the intimate indoor fireplace. (Yes, there is a fireplace inside and outside!) Have hours of fun in the open-concept design living area, and retreat to two large relaxing bedrooms to rest and recharge after a long day of mountain adventures. Let’s take a deep dive into the interior of this gorgeous log cabin.

The best viewpoint of the cabin is the gorgeous front porch, offering relaxing seating areas and a luxurious where you can unwind and marvel at the scenic views.

✔ Private Fire Pit with Four Chairs
✔ Outdoor Fireplace & Smart TV
✔ Outdoor Dining Area
✔ Ample Outdoor Seating
✔ BBQ Grill
✔ Property Amenities a Short Hike Away! (Playground, Zip Line, Swimming/Fishing Holes, Axe Throwing, Horseshoes, Pavilion, etc.)
✔ Privacy from The Rest of the Campground
✔ Picnic Table with Benches

Step right into the open floor-plan living area with a polished wooden build, where you will find everything needed to create fun, memorable moments during your visit to Roan Mountain, TN.

✔ Comfy Sofa & Chair with Pillows
✔ Smart TV
✔ Tw (2) Wood-Burning Fireplaces (Indoor & Outdoor)
✔ Stylish Coffee Table
✔ Reading Lamps
✔ Easy Access to the Kitchen

The contemporary open floor plan ensures you don’t miss a single moment. Modern appliances and vast countertops will quickly make you feel like a star chef as you prepare homemade meals for your crew.

✔ Microwave
✔ Stove
✔ Oven
✔ Keurig Coffee Maker (Complimentary Coffee Pods)
✔ Hot Water Kettle
✔ Double Door Refrigerator/Freezer
✔ Dishwasher
✔ Sink - Hot & Cold Water
✔ Glasses & Cups
✔ Pots & Pans
✔ Spices
✔ Trays
✔ Silverware
✔ Outdoor Dining Area

The dining area is in the center of the open room seating six, and the alternative outdoor dining area allows you to enjoy your meals with a gorgeous mountain view.

✔ Indoor Dining Table - Seats 6
✔ Outdoor Dining Table - Seats 5

Take your pick from two highly comfortable bedrooms that can be found within the cabin. You can’t go wrong, as all offer hotel-like comfort and convenience.

♛ Bedroom 1: King-Size Bed, Smart TV
♛ Bedroom 2: King-Size Bed, Smart TV

✔ Premium Pillows, Linens, and Sheets
✔ Closets with Hangers and Shelves
✔ Night Stands with Reading Lamps

The accommodating cabin features one full bathroom stocked with pampering towels and premium essentials, so you don't have to worry about buying/bringing your own.

✔ Bathtub with a Shower
✔ Mirror
✔ Toilet
✔ Towels
✔ Hair Dryer
✔ Some Essential Toiletries

We know there’s no place like home, but our mountain haven will surely come in at a close second. Book now to experience the Tennessee Mountains!


We strongly recommend that you arrive in a car as it will give you much more freedom to explore and enjoy the beautiful Roan Mountain Area. As you already know, there’s plenty of parking in the driveway.


Traveling in a larger group, or your preferred dates are already taken? You'll be happy to know that we offer additional accommodation. Please browse our host profile for the complete list of gorgeous listings.

The Heath, safety, and well-being of our guests are of utmost importance. For this reason, we use a thorough cleaning process after each check-out.

Please refrain from smoking inside the home! Any smoking evidence will result in a fee for odor removal and furniture cleaning.

We love furry friends, and allow for up to two (2) pets to join you during your stay. Pet Fee applies ($75).

We kindly ask you to treat our home as your own to preserve its pristine condition for future guests and your return visits.

We require all guests to complete a Pre-Arrival form and sign our rental agreement upon booking. The information is secured by industry-standard software and is necessary to ensure a smooth and seamless check-in process.

If you have any questions or concerns about the items listed above or the check-in process, please do not hesitate to reach out to us. We are committed to making your stay as comfortable and stress-free as possible.

General Cleaning: We provide a standard cleaning service included in your reservation to cover laundry and light cleaning of the home. This service ensures that the property is in a clean and sanitary condition upon your arrival. Please help us maintain this standard by cleaning up after yourselves during your stay.

Mess and Disarray: We kindly ask that you keep the property in a reasonably tidy and organized state throughout your stay. If the property is left in a messy or disarrayed condition upon check-out, an additional cleaning fee may be charged to cover the extra time and effort required to restore the property to its original condition.

Furniture Placement: Please leave all furniture in its original location as it was upon your arrival. If furniture has been moved and not returned to its original position, a fee may be charged to cover the cost of rearranging the furniture to its proper place.

Any additional cleaning and furniture restoration fees will be determined at the discretion of the host based on the extent of the cleaning required or the furniture that needs to be repositioned.

Thank you and we look forward to welcoming you to our home!

House Rules

No Events allowed

Notify the host of all family & friends who will be staying & visiting the home

Keycode to enter the home will be sent at 3:00 pm

Check-in is at 3:00 PM. Please notify the host of late check-ins

No bicycles in the home

No shoes while inside the home (please bring your shoes inside)

No Smoking, vaping, or e-cigarettes allowed

Keep home in a neat and tidy condition return all furniture in its original location upon checkout.

Cancellation Policy

• Reservations canceled more than 14 days in advance will incur a 10% cancellation fee.
• Reservations canceled 3-14 days in advance will incur a 50% cancellation fee.
• Reservations canceled 0-2 days in advance and no-shows will incur a 100% cancellation fee.
• Reservation changes made more than 14 days in advance will be made at no charge if a site is available. Standard cancellation fees apply to changes 14 or fewer days in advance.
• No refunds due to inclement weather.
• No refunds due to utility issues including Wi-Fi issues.
• No refunds due to early departures or late arrivals.


Cable TV
Air Conditioning
Air Filter
Indoor Fireplace
Smoke Detector
Fire Extinguisher
Baby Travel Bed
Baby High Chair
CD/DVD Player
Board Games
Towels Provided
Ceiling Fan
Hair Dryer
Crockery Cutlery
Pots Pans
Microwave / Oven
Water Kettle
Coffee Maker
Alarm System
Internet Wifi
Ipod Station
Steam Room
Safe Box
Smart Home
Ironing Facilities
First Aid Kit
Safety Card
Has Buzzer
Has Cat
Has Dog
Has Other Pet
Hot Water
Cooking Basics
Has Surveillance
Linens Provided


Hot Tub
Free Parking
Balcony Terrasse
Sea View
Gated Property
Private Entrance
Deck / Patio


Allows Pets
Children Not Allowed
Infant Not Allowed
Event Friendly
Allows Smoking


Basketball Court
Cinema Room
Is Wheelchair Accessible
Massage Room
Pool Table
Soccer Field
Has Tennis
Wine Cellar
Lock On Bedroom
Family Friendly
24 Checkin
Water Front
Lake Access
Beach Front
Ski-In Ski-Out
Carbon Monoxide Detector
Community Fire Pit
Picnic Table
Playground with Obstacle Course, Slides, & Swings
Zip Line
Pavilion w/ Outside Kitchen (inquire to book for events)
Swimming Holes on Doe River
Target Range - Axe Throwing & Archery
Horse Shoe Pit
Fishing Holes (state-stocked river)
Gorgeous Mountain Views
Mountain Forest Hiking Trails
Open Living Design Concept
Trophy Trout Fishing
Corn Hole Board (in basement)
Large Wooden Tower Game (oversized Jenga!)
Private Fire Pit with 6 Adirondack Chairs
Outdoor Love Seat & Sofa (seats 4-6 guests)
Campground Access


Baby Bath
Baby Monitor
Window Guards
Changing Table
Children Books & Toys
Children Dinnerware
Fireplace Guards
Game Console
Outlet Covers
Pack & Play TravelCrib
Room Darkening Shades
Stair Gates
Table Corner Guards
Babysitter Recommendations

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