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'The Garden Shed' cabin in western Custer County

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Cabin with a view! Elk Mountain sits on the border between South Dakota and Wyoming
Yes, it really is a re-purposed garden shed!
Super-comfortable king size bed
Although it is a re-purposed garden shed, three 8 ft windows give a light and airy view
An 8 ft sofa offers a sleeping option for one tall adult or two short kids.
Rustic=no plumbing. A camping toilet is provided for 2:00 am needs. Bathrooms are in the house.
There is also a (cold water) wash-up sink in the cabin
Dorm fridge and microwave for late night snacks.
Dakota summer nights can get chilly! A small heater is available to take the chill off the cabin.
Just a simple garden shed
Barn quilts are found in various places on our acreage, including on the side of the cabin.
Another view from the cabin--Some of the ranch inhabitants
Elk Mountain in the snow
1 of 16Cabin with a view! Elk Mountain sits on the border between South Dakota and Wyoming
Overview
Cabin -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Custer, South Dakota
We live on the edge of the middle of nowhere, sharing our hobby ranch with horses, mules, goats, chickens, ducks, cats, dogs, and a miniature donkey named Moses, in the shadow of Elk Mountain, a range that borders South Dakota and Wyoming. It is five miles to the nearest paved road. We are located between Newcastle, Wyoming (16 miles away), and Custer, South Dakota, (28 miles away.)
Our rustic Garden Shed cabin is just as it is named---a converted 12X16 Garden Shed with a very comfortable king size bed, sofa, a chemical camping toilet and sink for those overnight needs, a small dormitory refrigerator, microwave and a space heater for chilly nights. Guests have bathroom/shower/kitchen access in our (separate) house. We are no longer able to provide a hot breakfast and supper, due to changing regulations in South Dakota as well as...
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About the Owner, Janeen L
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 80 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 72 days ago
Listed since : Mar 2017
Interaction with guests
We interact with guests as much or as little as they desire.
You are welcome to use a bathroom in our house since there is none in the cabin except for the camping toilet.
We have house cats and dogs, but we keep the dogs separated from our guests.
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Amenities
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
We love animals of all kinds. However, due to our livestock, we require that pets be leashed and under close supervision. This is for their own safety as well as for the safety of...
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Bathrooms
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    1 Super King
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About the neighbourhood
We are an hour or less from most Black Hills destinations including Mt Rushmore, Crazy Horse, Mammoth Site, Wind Cave and Custer State Park. We are 20 minutes from Jewel Cave, 90 minutes from Rapid City, SD, and 90 minutes from Devil's Tower, Wyoming.
What we lack in modern amenities we try to make up with western hospitality.
Note: If you decide to book, please pay careful attention to the directions we will then give you for getting here; don't rely on GPS or online map programs. As one guest aptly stated, 'GPS is speculative at best in this area, and dangerous at worst.' You could end up 40 miles away in a different county...
Getting around
You must have your own vehicle. The nearest towns are Newcastle, Wyoming, which is 16 miles away and Custer, South Dakota, which is 28 miles in the opposite direction. The closest large town is Rapid City, SD, 80 miles away.
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Rapid City Regional Airport : 130.0 km
When you book, I will contact you with specific information on how to get to our place to the tenth of a mile. It is imperative that you follow these directions and do not rely on GPS or other online mapping programs. It has been said that 'In this neck of the woods, GPS is at best speculative and at worst, dangerous.' People have been known to end up 40 miles away in a different county because of GPS!! :-)
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