Sitting at an elevation of 5,000 feet, in Camp Connell, CA, Majestic Pines Chalet is the perfect gateway to enjoy spring, summer, fall, and winter adventures in the Ebbetts Pass National Scenic Byway.
Majestic Pines Chalet – Accommodations
The recently remodeled 2-story Majestic Pines Chalet in Big Trees Village features an open floor plan, fully equipped kitchen, soaring ceilings, oversized deck, central heat and a cozy wood stove (firewood provided in cold season), three bedrooms, five beds, two full bathrooms, and accommodations for family members of every age. The chalet also includes a propane barbeque (propane included) washer and dryer, dishwasher, and coffeemaker to make your stay as comfortable and accommodating as possible.Modern Luxuries I Courtesy of Majestic Pines Chalet
For the little ones in your life, the stay will be made even more enjoyable with free use of the chalet’s provided high chair, pack-n-play, swingset, stroller and more than 100 kids movies. The whole gang will stay entertained between the pool table, foosball, air hockey, corn hole, ping pong, board games, indoor arcade basketball game, WiFi, cable TV, huge variety of DVDs, dozens of board games, and more.
Majestic Pines Chalet – Bedrooms
Majestic Pines Chalet is a two story home that accommodates 10 guests in in three bedrooms. The first bedroom (main floor) includes a queen-sized bed. The second bedroom (upstairs) includes a king-sized bed. The third bedroom (upstairs) contains a twin-sized bunk bed as well as one full-sized bed.Interior I Courtesy of Majestic Pines Chalet
Majestic Pines Chalet – Exterior Grounds
The aptly named Majestic Pines Chalet is nestled amidst the lush Stanislaus National Forest, just minutes away from skiing, swimming, fishing and so much more. Guests have access to the entire home, and surrounding lot as well as to the mountain bikes, snow toys, and more provided on site. Guests who choose to pay an access fee, can also gain entry to nearby Big Trees Village Recreation Center (image below) for pool access and more.Big Trees Village Summer Rec Center I Courtesy of Majestic Pines Chalet
Majestic Pines Chalet – What’s Nearby
The closest restaurants are Camp Connell General Store and The Lube Room Saloon. Just West of the chalet on Highway 4, you will find Calaveras Big Trees State Park (pictured below), and just West of the state park on Highway 4, you will find the charming mountain town of Arnold, CA with shops, restaurants, gas, groceries, art studios, and activities happening year round.Calaveras Big Trees State Park. | Calaveras Visitors Bureau
East of the chalet on Highway 4, the next business center can be found at Bear Valley, CA just across the border of Alpine County. Featuring four season outdoor recreation opportunities at Bear Valley Adventure Company, and full High Sierra winter sport options at Bear Valley Resort. East of Bear Valley you can explore all that the Ebbetts Pass National Scenic Byway has on offer here.
Play Safe: What to Know Before You Go
- Ready to unplug? There is no AT&T cell phone service in this area, although Verizon does have service.
- Staying during a power outage? Let the good times roll. Your hosts have got you covered with a back-up generator to power the property in case of any outages.
- Arriving in winter? If you are arriving in winter, please remember to carry tire chains (even if you have 4WD) and be prepared to put them on if weather conditions require.
- Practice California Fire Safety: Wildfires only require one spark. Checkout California’s One Less Spark initiative to make sure you have a safe and pleasant stay in California.
- Need assistance during your stay? Cedar Creek Realty has a 24/7 phone line for guest assistance.
Majestic Pines Chalet – Four Seasons
?In the spring you will enjoy seeing the first signs of mountain life beginning to emerge from their winter slumber, as well as great late snow play above the snowline and festive Spring events and wildflowers going off throughout the county below the snowlin.
?In the summer months you’ll have access to the Big Trees Village Recreation Area (see gallery below), which includes two swimming pools, playground, tennis courts, bocce ball, snack shack and recreation room, for a small fee. You will also enjoy High Sierra wildflowers such as Mariposa and Tiger lily, which come late to these high elevations.
?In the fall you will love the spectacular fall festivals throughout the region, as well as the High Sierra fall colors at Calaveras Big Trees State Park, Sourgrass Recreation Area, and Ebbetts Pass National Scenic Byway–a breathtaking drive that people come from all over the world to enjoy.
❄️In the winter months, you’ll love the cozy wood stove (firewood provided), snow play in the yard and throughout the Ebbetts Pass corridor, as well as the deluxe house-ready back-up generator (in case of power outages), and level/well-maintained driveway making for easy access even in the height of winter.