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Cabin Is Available to Rent Weekly, Monthly, or nightly.

Two story cabin for rent on beautiful and peaceful Richter Lake in Taylor County WI.  If you are looking to relax and get away from it all, you have found your destination!  Cabin is located on a prime location right on Richter Lake with great views right out your windows. The cabin is located within the Chequamegon National Forest offering many other outdoor recreational activities.

Cabin has 3 spacious bedrooms and one and a half bathrooms. Antique claw foot bath tub and corner shower in lower level bathroom with separate toilet and bidet. Upper level has an additional 1/2 bath. Two living room areas and full kitchen w/dining area. Cabin is fully furnished and has a full kitchen. Kitchen includes stove/oven, full-sized refrigerator/freezer, microwave, coffee pot, pots/pans, dishes, etc. Cabin has a working fireplace, and all bedding is provided. Cabin rental also includes use of canoe, row-boat, BBQ grill, picnic table, outdoor chairs, wooden swing, fire pit, & private dock. Just bring yourselves, a change of clothes, and some food!

Master bedroom has a full sized bed, 2nd upstairs bedroom has two twin size beds, upper living room has a Queen sized pull out sofa sleeper & a full sized futon.  Downstairs bedroom has a full sized bed, and downstairs living area has a queen sized pull out sofa sleeper.  Making it possible to sleep up to 12 guests comfortably.  Surcharge will be charged for over 6 guests of $10 per person/per night ( will be discounted for weekly/monthly renters).

Cabin is located just 17 miles west of Medford and 14 miles from Gilman, in the Perkinstown area. There is a gas station and bar &

grill less than 5 minutes away.  Richter lake is a 46 acre no wake lake nestled in the Chequamegon National Forest in Central Taylor County Wisconsin with a variety of fish, turtles, ducks, and a pair of loons. Bald Eagles are often seen circling the lake. Great area for deer, turkey, bear, grouse, pheasant, & other wild game hunting. There are many other lakes just a few miles away including Lake Kathryn, Lake Eska, Lake Esadore, Anderson Lake, Clear Lake, Miller Dam, Monduex Flowage, Lake Eleven, Hulls Lake, North Twinn, Sackett Lake, and Salem Lake. There is a ton of recreational activities in the area for the outdoor enthusiasts.

Things to do while at the cabin:

*Chequamegon National Forest – hunting, hiking, horseback riding (Ice Age Trail), four wheeling trails, snowmobiling trails.

*Perkinstown Winter Sports Area just a few miles away. Has tubing, snowshoeing, cross country skiing, and an annual snowshoe race.

*Fishing, swimming, and Boating in your own back yard or go to one of the other nearby lakes in the area. Lakes within just a few miles which you can water ski, jet ski, etc.

Available for  monthly, weekly, weekend, or nightly rental:

$500.00 for the week (In at Friday at 4 p.m, out following Friday by 10 a.m.)-can be negotiable as far as days. Can not include part of two weekends.

$350.00 for weekends  (Friday 4 p.m. – Sunday 10 a.m.)

$100.00 per night for week nights (Monday-Thursday)

*** We are offering a discount to those wanting to stay two or more weeks consecutively. Call to inquire.***

Check in at 4 p.m. and check out by 10 a.m.  Times and days are negotiable based on availability of cabin.

Cabin is available to rent May through November. Taking reservations now for 2016 & 2017.  Priority will be given to those wanting to rent the cabin for a week, but we are happy to accommodate those wanting weekend or nightly rental based on availability.  Cabin will not be available in Winter months (December – March) for weekly or monthly renters but may be available to rent for the late Fall and Winter months for a short term renter (call to inquire would be a 4-5 month rental agreement at a different rental rate).

Due to the time it takes to clean the cabin for the next guests, a $50 cleaning fee must be charged for reservations less than two nights.

Absolutely no smoking is allowed inside the cabin.


The maximum occupancy is 12 guests staying at the cabin. There is an additional charge per guest for over 6 guests ($10 per night/per additional guest for nightly renters, and $50 per week/per guest for weekly renters).

As part of the owner’s philosophy of this cabin truly being a relaxing & enjoyable retreat to get away from life’s everyday stress & demands it does not have internet (Wi-Fi). There are two TVs in the cabin so that you can watch the news and a DVD player for rainy afternoons. One TV is hooked up to an anntenae to recieve local channels.

If interested in reserving your week at the cabin please contact:

Sherri Malchow
W10528 Richter Lake Rd.
Medford, WI 54451

Pay with you credit card!  Now Accepting Paypal Payments!  A 3% fee will be charged for all Paypal payments to cover the fees charged by Paypal.  As always cash & personal checks are accepted for payment.

A $200 non-refundable deposit is due at time of reserving the cabin to hold your dates. Remainder of rent and security deposit is due within 2 weeks of arrival if paying by check, 24 hours in advance if paying via Paypal online, or upon arrival if paying with cash or credit card.

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*** Exciting News!!! Cabin exterior recieved a new paint job last Fall and lower level had new flooring put in this Summer! I will update pictures on this site as soon as possible! ***


Items Supplied for Your Stay at Clara’s Cabin

Below is a list of items supplied for you while staying at the cabin to help make your vacation even more relaxing & enjoyable:

Bed linens (sheets, blankets, pillows)
Bath & Hand Towels
Pots & Pans
Plates, bowls, glasses
Full size refrigerator w/freezer
Coffee Maker
Toilet paper
Outdoor Grill
Outdoor Fire Pit
A Few Lawn Chairs
Picnic Table
Row boat & canoe

2 TVs

Outdoor swing

Remember, inside of cabin is fully furnished. 2 full beds, 2 twin beds, 2 queen sleeper sofas, a convertible futon. Also other chairs and expandable dining table.

Things you may want to bring w/you:
Bug Spray, Sunblock, Life Jackets (required if using boats), fishing poles along with tackle/bait, large towels/beach towels, your food, paper plates and/or plastic utensils (if you do not want to wash dishes), extra pillows if you are particular, firewood for outdoor fire pit, charcoal for grill, your personal care products (shampoo, soap, beauty supplies, toothpaste, toothbrush, etc), first aid kit, clothing ( jacket/sweatshirt, outfits, swimsuit, socks, extra shoes, undergarments, pj’s, etc), extra outdoor chairs (there is a picnic table, outdoor swing, a few outdoor chairs at cabin), movies, games, water floats.

Available Dates 2016 Season

The following dates are available as of 6/30:

Weekend of Sept 2-4

Week of September 16-23 & 23-30

Week of October 7-14

Week of November 4-11 & 11-18

Please call or email for availability as these dates sometimes change and can fill quickly.

We are starting to book Spring/Summer 2017 dates. Reserve now for best choice of dates.