Book direct and save money when renting this spacious, renovated vacation rental home with central AC located directly across the street from the Blue Lake Springs Recreation Center in the scenic Sierra mountain town of Arnold, CA -- just minutes from Big Trees Calaveras State Park 



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Recently renovated, Snowflake Chalet features central air conditioning, new living room furniture, rustic plank flooring, a spa-like, remodeled master bath with cascading river rock walls, stainless steel appliances and new pots and pans in the kitchen.  


Snowflake Chalet is located just across the street from the Blue Lake Springs recreation center, pool and lake.  Guests have access to the amenities at the rec center. (Usage fees apply; please check with Blue Lake Springs Recreation Center for current pricing.) 


Linens are provided and you arrive to beds already made with high-quality sheets, and thick, fluffy towels in the bathroom.  Wifi, cable TV with Roku, a selection of DVDs and a game closet keep you entertained during your visit. We welcome well-behaved dogs for a small extra fee.  



Local Attractions

Begin your day with a morning hike at Calaveras Big Trees State Park or a bike ride on the nearby Arnold Rim Trail, and enjoy a lazy afternoon by the pool and/or sandy beach lake directly across the street from Snowflake Chalet. In the winter, enjoy a day on the slopes at the beautiful Bear Valley Ski Area, about 45 minutes away.  Other nearby attractions include Alpine Lake, the scenery of stunning Ebbetts Pass National Scenic Byway, wineries and shopping in the quaint town of Murphys, and Columbia State Park, where visitors can experience a preserved Gold Rush town and pan for gold.  

Calaveras Big Trees State Park
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A giant Sequoia
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HIghway 4 after a snowfall
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Wine tasting in Murphy
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