Monday, December 8, 2008

Merry Christmass

Merry Christmas to all our guests and freinds who visited Cochenour Cabin this year

New Caststeel Fireplace Insert

We added a new Fireplace Pellet Stove that will add to the comfort of the cabin, it is thermostaticaly controlled

Sunday, December 7, 2008

Bill & Margret, Ed Cochenour

































































New Roof







Pileated Woodpecker


The Pileated Woodpecker was at the sewit this morning

Frosty Morning


Merry Christmas every one

Saturday, December 6, 2008

Dock


Dock in front of the cabin was built in 2006

The Finlanders that Built the Cabin


John - Humlin - Wig - Maki - Wijam - Taikki - Herman - Kaponen - Lauri - Ritala

The laying of the first logs in 1928, the 2 men on the left where the masters craftsmen for building log structures


Cabin in !928 with a porch at the original back door


Bill and Ed on a Boat trip - note the spare motor just in case you needed it

Original Boat House - the spring ice breakup took out the boat house in 1947 - they had a team of horses to pull Margret Cochenours boat out of the boat house just before it colapsed.

The ice piled up on the point that year to the hight of the roof of the cabin.