Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled Family icon

Scenic Ridge Cabin - Wichita Mountains, Oklahoma - Incredible Mountain Views

Bedrooms 1
Space 1,000 sq ft
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

1 Bedroom plus sleeping loft, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4

The Scenic Ridge Cabin is truly a special place! It's a private retreat located just north of Lawton and Medicine Park, Oklahoma, and is situated in the foothills of the Wichita Mountains. The location features a wrap around patio offering unparalleled panoramic views of Mount Sheridan, Tarbone Mountain, and Mount Scott to the south and the Slick Hills and Blue Canyon Wind Farm to the north.

Our cozy and romantic octagon-shaped cabin is located near the Wichita Mountain Wildlife Refuge, where you will find over 59,000 acres of hiking, climbing, fishing, boating, and wildlife viewing. The famous Meers Restaurant is only two miles to the east and the quaint cobblestone community of Medicine Park is just 15 minutes away.

More Details

David and Dara Wanzer
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
23 June, 2018

About David and Dara Wanzer

We have loved coming to the Wichita Mountain Wildlife Refuge and Medicine Park since we moved back to Oklahoma City in 2000. Scenic Ridge Cabin provides us a welcome reset from our day-to-day lives in OKC. We appreciate every opportunity we can to enjoy our cabin and escape our busy lives, but when we can't make it - we love sharing it with others!

David and Dara Wanzer purchased this cabin in 2015

Why David and Dara Wanzer chose Comanche County

We had frequently daydreamed about having a little getaway near the Wichita Mountain Wildlife Refuge and Medicine Park and were thrilled to stumble onto the Scenic Ridge Cabin "for sale" over Memorial Day weekend of 2015. We stayed for a "test" weekend and immediately fell in love with the cabin, with its special location on three acres overlooking Mount Scott, Mount Sheridan, Tarbone Mountain, the Slick Hills and the windmill farm. Our unique octagon shaped cabin has been lovingly and thoughtfully renovated and furnished. The views are incredible, and nothing beats relaxing on the wrap around patio.

What makes this cabin unique

Some of our favorite things about our cabin include: coffee or a glass of wine on the wrap around patio; the artisan touches and finishes; the privacy and solitude; nightly bunny sightings (most often at dusk;) collared lizards hanging out on the rocks; occasional owl sightings; proximity to Meers, Medicine Park, and the Wichita Wildlife Refuge; cooking dinner for a relaxing evening on the couch, watching a movies or a football game; wild turkeys scattered about our neighborhood; our kind neighbors and their sweet and loving dogs.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin rental in Comanche County

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , bath (no shower) , shower enclosure , jacuzzi
  • The large bathroom features custom built cabinets and a large jetted tub with shower.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 extra lg. double bed , Also has a sleeping loft.
  • Master bedroom features king size bed with custom built headboard. The loft space has two double beds.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair accessible
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseshoes
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • ski
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(32 traveller reviews)

93% Complete
6% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
Scenic Ridge Cabin - Wichita Mountains, Oklahoma - Incredible Mountain Views
average rating of 4.9375 based on 32 reviews

Great cozy cabin!

  • 4 of 5

It’s a great little cabin for a couple or a small family. Clean and with all the extras that anybody would want. Very comfortable and well located with the Wildlife Refuge only minutes away. We’ll be back!

  • Review Submitted: 20/05/2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Great vacation spot in Southwestern Oklahoma

  • 5 of 5

Very cozy and well equipped cabin in a great location for exploring the scenic Wichita Mountains National Wildlife Refuge. Friendly and helpful owners.

  • Review Submitted: 10/05/2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Perfect getaway.

  • 5 of 5

The cabin allows you to continue to enjoy nature when you return from hiking in the Wichita Mountains. Very relaxing and all needed amenities provided. If you plan to be in this area and enjoy quiet and a beautiful view, this is the place for you.

  • Review Submitted: 22/04/2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Clean & impeccable

  • 5 of 5

This is just what my family was looking for. So many great memories were created! We can't wait to come back!

  • Review Submitted: 28/03/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Perfect weekend getaway

  • 5 of 5

We spent a long weekend at the cabin with our boys, ages 7 and 3, for a spring break getaway. There was a slight mixup when we arrived, but with an email to the owners, they responded immediately and promptly fixed us right up, even while they were out traveling. The owners obviously take great care and pride in their cabin, and it shows. The cabin was clean and cozy, and the kitchen was very well stocked with all the essentials. Our boys loved hanging out and sleeping in the loft area and playing with the board games and puzzles that were provided. We had a fun, electronic-free weekend exploring and hiking the wildlife reserve that was very nearby. We highly recommend this cabin! Thank you for a memorable spring break trip!

  • Review Submitted: 20/03/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Amazing cabin!!!

  • 5 of 5

Perfect cabin with amazing views! Thank you for opening your home to us!

  • Review Submitted: 19/03/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0


Car: necessary



Rates & Availability

Contact Owner

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Deposit AU$67.19

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Other Holiday Properties