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Amenities and Attractions

Cozy Cabin living area, patio door to deck

Fully equipped kitchen

Relax in the double recliner couch

Large bath with shower

Washer and dryer, iron and board

Deck with table, chairs, gas grill

Fire pit, grill and picnic table

Porch with table and 2 chairs

Sledding on the hillside

The Cottage

The Cabin

  • 20 X 30 ft Log cabin, with 6 ft porch, 10 X 16 ft deck
  • Private bedroom, queen bed
  • Loft bedroom, queen bed
  • Full bath with shower
  • Deck with gas grill, table, chairs
  • Gas Franklin Stove
  • Air Conditioning
  • Linens, towels, paper towels furnished
  • City water safe for drinking, making coffee
  • Washer and dryer
  • Fully equipped kitchen, stove, oven, fridge
  • Microwave, toaster oven, coffee maker, dishes, pots and pans
  • Coffee, filters and tea provided
  • Free WiFi
  • Smart TV, a selection of hunting and wholesome DVDs, player.
  • Verizon cell phone reception, most times :-) AT&T on top of the ridge
  • Outdoor fire pit with grill, picnic table, firewood provided
  • Well trained pets, $50 per stay per pet
  • PLEASE DO NOT BRING ATVs to our property
  • No hot tub.
  • Birding - We have a bird book a the cabin and a list of 22 birds seen in one weekend. (List below)

The Cottage has the same amenities, but all beds (1 queen, 4 twin) are in the loft. Large porch with gas grill, table and chairs.

The Hideaway is a 5 bedroom house, with an upper and a lower floor.

  • 4 bedrooms with queen beds, 1 room with 2 sets of bunk beds
  • 2 full baths, 1 with tub/shower, 1 with shower
  • Gas grill, fire ring and fire wood
  • AC, washer/dryer
  • Full kitchen, fridge, microwave, stove, dishwasher, toaster oven, Mr. Coffee/filters/coffee
  • Dishes, pots, pans, utensils
  • Linens, towels, washcloths
  • WiFi, two Smart 55 inch TVs, DVD players
  • No cell phone service. We use wifi calling on our phones. Texting when you connect to WiFi
  • Porch swing, lots of chairs on porches
  • Well trained pets $50/pet/stay

Antler Ridge Policies

Check in 4 PM, check out 12 PM (11 AM at the Hideaway), unless other arrangements are made. Just ask, we are flexible.

No smoking in cabin. Well trained pets $50/pet/stay

An advance payment equal to 30% of the rental rate is required when reservation is made. We accept check, Visa, MC, CashApp, Venmo and PayPal. Balance of rent is due 14 days prior to arrival.  

In lieu of a security deposit, we will require a credit card number when you reserve. No charge will be made to your credit card with regard to damage provided the following provisions are met:

1. No damage is done to cabin or its contents, beyond normal wear and tear.

2. All soiled dishes are washed. It would be nice if you start a load of laundry.

3. Garbage bags should be placed in large container outside or the box by the road.

4. No items are lost or damaged.

5. Cabin is locked upon your departure.

6. There is no evidence of smoking inside cabin.

Rates subject to change without notice.

CANCELLATION POLICY: Reservations for cabin rental that are cancelled more than two weeks prior to your stay, will receive a full refund. Cancellations less than two weeks, but more than three days prior to the reservation will receive a 50% refund. All credit card cancellations are subject to a 5% Cancellation fee or $50 whichever is greater. We will be reasonable with refunds if we can rent the cabin for the time you had reserved.

Nearby attractions:

The Twin City Opera House, The Ohio Valley Opry every third Sat. Summer programs each weekend

Covered Bridges, one very close to the cabin

Locks and Dams on Muskingum River

Many interesting shops in McConnelsville

The Stockport Mill Inn and Restaurant

Hickory Ridge

Burr Oak State Park and Lodge (30 minutes)

Historic Marietta on the Ohio River

The Wilds (35 miles, 45 minutes)

AEP Recreation Lands

Big Musky Bucket at Miner's Memorial Park

Ohio University, Athens, 30 minutes

Hocking Hills is about an hour from our cabins.

Amish community, wood crafts, baskets, baked goods, maple syrup, jams, soaps

Chesterhill Produce Auction, Mondays and Thursdays 4 PM (summer)

JoAd Specialty Market, meats, cheese, bulk foods, Nature's Sunshine products - McConnelsville

Boon Docks Restaurant, McConnelsville

Maxwell's Hunting & Fishing, McConnelsville

Civil War Enactment Days, second weekend in July, McConnelsville

Morgan County Fairgrounds

The Living Word Outdoor Drama, Cambridge OH (65 miles 1 hr 15 min)

Birds seen at Antler Ridge April 7-9, 2017

Towhee, male & female

Eastern meadowlark, male & female 


Gold Finch

Blue Jay 




Turkey Vulture

Eastern Phoebe


Chickadee (Carolina)

Red Tailed Hawk 

Brown Thrasher

Red Winged Blackbird

Field Sparrow

Canada Goose

Red-bellied Woodpecker

Winter Wren


Tufted Titmouse

Yellow Shafted Flicker

Birds seen April 30, 2018

at Antler Ridge (30)

Mourning dove

      Song sparrow

Cooper's hawk 

 Turkey vulture

Red-bellied woodpecker 

Blue-gray gnatcatcher 

Eastern wood pewee

Brown thrasher 

Eastern towhee

Chimney swift  

Redwing blackbird


Red-tailed hawk 

Northern Cardinal 

Scarlet tanager

Carolina wren

Yellow-throated vireo 

Brown-headed cowbird


Yellow warbler  

Common grackle

         American goldfinch

Black vulture

 Eastern bluebird

Rose-breasted grosbeak

Chipping sparrow


Tufted titmouse

Blue jay

Eastern kingbird

Come unto me, all ye that labor and are heavy laden,

and I will give you rest. Matt 11:28

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