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Trail's End Cabin, right in the heart of Cloudcroft, next to the Osha Trail

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,200 sq ft
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

Newly remodeled vacation rental, sleeps 7, steps away from Burro St Boardwalk

The Trail's End Cabin is the newest Vacation Cabin Listing in Cloudcroft. It was just completely remodeled and furnished for your Family Getaway. We are located at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac, just a block and a half off Burro Street. We are right on the border the Lincoln National Forest, just step across the street to begin your exploration of the OSHA Trail, one of the best nature hikes in the region.

Trails end offers three private bedrooms and two full baths. We have a complete kitchen stocked with all you need to prepare your family meals or walk right up the street to Burro Street and enjoy any of Cloudcroft's great Family Restaurants.

The Master Bedroom has a comfortable queen sized bed, large closet and private bathroom with a large walk-in shower. The second bedroom has a queen sized pillow top mattress and direct access to deck that overlooks the National Forest. The third bedroom has two twin sized beds, a large closet and a TV with Playstation for your video game enthusiast.

We have a new 50' smart TV with a Netflix subscription to relax and enjoy a movie. We offer free high speed fiber optic internet, and a large selection of board games for old fashioned family fun time. We purposely do not have satellite TV, We planned this as a quiet getaway for family time. If you must watch the game, it is usually playing at the Western bar, just around the corner on Burro Street. There is also a free washer and dryer and reading library.

You will feel the stress disappear as soon as you walk through the doors of the Trail's End Cabin. You can keep as busy as you wish, mountain biking, hiking, golf, disc golf, skiing, ice skating, hunting or bird watching in the forest, or you can just curl up in front of the fireplace and enjoy a good book. Enjoy the cool mountain pines during your summer escape or play in our winter wonderland. Enjoy one of our many arts and craft shows, our unique family Mardi Gras Celebration, an old fashioned melodrama, or dance to the live music at the Western Bar and Grill. Check out the Cloudcroft Chamber of Commerce page to see our schedule of fun activities.

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Property Manager
Property Manager
Member since: 2014
Speaks english, spanish
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
19 July, 2018

About The Owner

I am a retired firefighter from El Paso Texas, my wife is a teacher and a life time El Pasoan. I am originally from Washington State, close to the Canadian border. I moved to the southern border 35 years ago and have missed the green mountains of my youth. But I also grew to love the Southwest with its rich Hispanic culture. Cloudcroft was the perfect mix of both worlds. Our children all love the outdoors, they are all avid mountain bikers, snowboarders and skiers. We love the Family atmosphere and small town values that Cloudcroft offers. We love nature and all always in awe of how beautiful Cloudcroft is, it is so close to the big cities, yet it is full of unspoiled beauty. Cloudcroft has been our perfect destination for winter fun and to escape the heat of the desert in the summer.

The Owner purchased this cabin in 2014

Why The Owner chose Cloudcroft

We felt that this cabin was the perfect property for a family getaway. We felt it was in the perfect location and we were excited to be able to purchase it and get involved in the remodeling project which reflected our personalities. It is located right in the Heart of Cloudcroft. You can walk to Burro Street and enjoy one of the many fun events which are held in Cloudcroft every year. The house is right at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac and borders the national forest. You can literally step across our property line and walk down the hill to the trailhead of the Osha Trail. It is one of the prettiest nature tails you will can find in the region. The trail is 2.7 miles long with a 320 foot vertical gain a gentle hike for all ages. You hike through alpine meadows, aspen groves and thick forest. You can find a variety of wildlife such as deer, elk and wild turkey, even wild mustangs! The views are fantastic. Step inside our cabin and you will immediately see why we chose this perfect setting for our getaway.

What makes this cabin unique

One of the greatest benefits of our cabin is that it is like new and economical to rent. The whole family can enjoy a self contained three bedroom home with kitchen for less than a hotel bed would cost you in most areas. It is located close in to enjoy the Cloudcroft events, yet right next to the beautiful Lincoln National Forest.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin rental in Cloudcroft

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • City Centre ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Rural ...
  • Village ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom master - toilet , shower enclosure , Large vanity, big tiled walk in shower. Private bath
    Bathroom main - toilet , bath with shower , shower enclosure , beautiful vessle sink, new shower tub combination
  • Both baths have been completely remodeled.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed , large pillow top queen bed with exit to private deck/balcony
    Bedroom 3 - 2 single bed , kids escape, two twin beds with a big playstation collection
    Bedroom master - large master bedroom with private bath, pillow top queen bed
  • Master bedroom has a pillow top Queen sized bed, large closet, dresser and a private bath. The bath has a large vanity, linen closet and beautifully tiled large walk in shower with glass doors. Our Cabin can sleep 6 guests in beds and two on the living room couches.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • long term rentals available
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • horseshoes
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rock climbing
  • ski
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • tennis
Bring the whole Family! The whole family can enjoy a great get away for less than the cost of a single hotel room!


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(61 traveller reviews)

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Trail's End Cabin, right in the heart of Cloudcroft, next to the Osha Trail
average rating of 4.622951 based on 61 reviews
Williamsville, IL 62693

Great location!!! Loved the access to the trail and the main strip in Cloudcroft.

  • 4 of 5

Property was nice and location was ideal. The week we were there was abnormally hot, when I called the property manager to explain the situation he had an air conditioning unit brought over the next day! I think my only complaint was the twin beds were extremely uncomfortable. My son just slept on the very comfortable sofa but I would suggest that they replace the mattress in that room.

  • Review Submitted: 29/06/2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very comfortable and perfect location!

  • 5 of 5

Stayed a month! Perfect location from main Street! Cloudcroft is a dime in the rough!

  • Review Submitted: 11/05/2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words Ryan. We are happy you enjoyed our cabin. Welcome back anytime!
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Comfortable stay within walking distance of town and trails

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was as described, with a cozy charm and all the amenities we needed. The proximity to town and the OSHA trail can’t be beat, and we loved being able to bring our puppies with us to enjoy the space and all Cloudcroft has to offer. We will definitely stay again ona future trip to Cloudcroft.

  • Review Submitted: 17/03/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Portales, NM

Clean and comfortable.

  • 5 of 5

Nice home in Cloudcroft for a little R & R. Plenty of room for the whole family.

  • Review Submitted: 12/03/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Wonderful little cabin!

  • Review Submitted: 01/02/2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Cozy with great potential!!!!

  • 4 of 5

This is a nice little cabin, very cozy. It has the potential of being VERY inviting and comfortable! We are a family of 5, including our Boxer dog, T. The couch was awesome and the kids loved it because it was big and comfy, especially with the fireplace and the nice TV and NETFLIX. Although the internet was very unpredictable and had to be reset a few times as it kept freezing up and was unresponsive. Our arrival was after dark (around 8:00PM) and it was cold out, we were exhausted, and ready to crawl in our beds and go to sleep. We were never sent the lockbox code via email so I had to call the owner to retrieve it. From a hospitality standpoint, it would have been AWESOME for the property management to have gone to the rental prior to our arrival and turn on the porch light and some inside lights and turn on the heat to a reasonable level. It was freezing inside and there were no lights on. Once we got it warmed up and found the light switches, we were good. The two queen beds were OK, the twins were not. I ended up sleeping on one of them with my toddler and it was very uncomfortable. The kitchen was useful and open, great selection of dishes! We used the BBQ grill one night, that is a nice amenity with the cabin. The washer and dryer were also an awesome amenity, however, the dryer has a bearing out and makes a horrible sound when drying clothes. We waited until we went out to start the dryer! The bathrooms were really nice, and the master shower was big and spacious. We had enough bath towels for everyone but there was only ONE washcloth and no bath rugs for when you stepped out of shower. The owners of this property were always very nice and responded quickly to our messages. All these things that would have made this a wonderful stay are minimal and could be easily fixed! We would stay here again!

  • Review Submitted: 18/01/2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
95 Miles
El Paso
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Western Bar and Grill a block and a half away
Nearest Golf
0.25 Miles
The Lodge at Cloudcroft
Nearest Motorway
0.15 Miles
Highway 82
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Western, Dave's Cafe, Cloud Cafe, The Lodge,
Nearest Ski
3 Miles
Ski Cloudcroft
Car: necessary

Welcome to Cloudcroft, New Mexico! We are proud of our 110 year old, unique mountain community which combines the amenities of modern life with our heritage as a pioneer village. Cloudcroft, NM is the travel destination of thousands of visitors each year. In the summer, it is a wonderful place to get away from the heat and enjoy the delightful pleasures of the mountains. Enjoy mountain biking, hiking, or just simply explore… In the winter, you can explore the vast wonderland of skiing, cross-country skiing, snow mobiling, and ice skating. At any time of the year, Cloudcroft is truly “The Most Enchanting Part of the Land of Enchantment!”

Cloudcroft is the perfect weekend getaway, we are surrounded by the beautiful Lincoln National Forest at nearly 9000' above sea level. We are only two hours from El Paso, 4 hours from Midland Odessa and 3.5 hours from Albuquerque.

Come Explore the Lincoln National Forest, White Sands National Monument or test your luck at the casinos in Ruidoso. Step across the street to hike the Ohsa Trail or walk up to street to shop for antiques at our unique boardwalk on Burro Street. Do as much or as little as you want at the Trail's End Cabin. Isn't time you go away?

Directions to property,

From Alamogordo: exit 54/70, at the bypass, ( or White Sands Blvd, if driving though town) on the North side of Alamogordo, Travel up scenic Hwy 82 for 16 miles, enter Cloudcroft, turn left at the Allsup's gas station ( the only gas station is town), at the end of the street, turn right (east) on Burro Street, travel 1/2 block, turn left (south) on Little Glorieta, (next to High Altitude's rock building), go to the end of the street, Trail's End Cabin is the last house on the left, at the end of the Cul-De Sac.

From Artesia:

Travel west on Hwy 82, enter Cloudcroft, go past Zenith Park and the Ice Rink on your left, at the west end of the High School on your right, turn right (south) go one block and turn left (west) on Burro Street, go past the new Otero Electric Coop Building under construction on your right and turn right (south) before High Altitude on Little Glorieta, Trail's End Cabin, is the last home on the left.

Check in time is 4 pm.

Check out time is 11 am


Rates & Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee AU$122.34
Pet Fee AU$54.37
Refundable Damage Deposit AU$271.86

you can either pay a $200 refundable damage deposit or pay the one time insurance fee of $89, available from this website. We require a two night minimum at all times and a three night minimum for holidays.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if cancelled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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