Dismals Canyon


Dismals Canyon offers two romantic cabins; "Bringing Up The Moon" and "Bringing Down The Sun" located at the north end of the conservatory. This location ensures maximum privacy.

Constructed inside and out of Western Red Cedar, with vaulted ceilings, stone fireplaces and hardwood floors.

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The details of hospitality are unsurpassed - comfy throws, Tiffany lamps, books, and magazines, and welcoming refreshments. Everything is furnished from rocking chairs to freshly ironed sheets. A complimentary wine basket (wine, cheese, & grapes) awaits your arrival (for guests that stay 2 or more nights).

Available by reservation 365 days a year.
To make reservations call: (205) 993-4559

Massage offerings

offered by appointment year round.
Available to cabin guests, day guests & campers.

Cabin exterior

Cabin exterior

Cabin exterior

Cabin interior

Master Bedroom

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Cabin Amenities

  • Complimentary wine basket with wine, cheese, & grapes (for guests that stay 2 or more nights)
  • Central Heating & Cooling
  • Full Kitchen
  • Coffee maker
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Utensils, Flatware
  • Charcoal Grill
  • Fireplace *
  • Fire-pit **
  • Sleeps 8
  • Queen Size bed in Master Bedroom
  • 2 Bunk-beds in second bedroom
  • Sofa Hide-A-bed in Living Room
  • Starched Linens
  • Bathrobes, towels, bath cloths, etc.
  • Ironing Board & Iron
  • Large Gazebo
  • Security System
  • Hair Dryer
  • Telephone (see below)
  • TV (Direct TV)
  • DVD player
  • VCR player
  • Board Games
  • Pets Allowed

Telephone services: There is no charge for local calls. Long distance service from your cabin may be accessed by use of your credit card or collect. In cases of emergency, 911 service is available.

Cell phone coverage is not good.


* Fireplace: One box of wood is furnished at no charge.
Extra wood available at Country Store for $25 per box.
Only available October through April.

wood bundle

** Fire-pit: One bundle of wood is furnished at no charge
Extra wood available at Country Store for $5 per bundle.
Only available October through April.

Fire-pit wood cannot be burned in cabin fireplace. It is pine & will smoke up the cabin. Violation of this will result in forfeiture of damage deposit.


Cabin Floor Plan

floor plan

There are 2 cabins. Both share the same floor plan.


Cabin Rates

$175 per night

for 2 people / 1 bedroom - plus a one time clean-up fee of $60

$225 per night

for 3 to 4 people / 2 bedrooms - plus a one time clean-up fee of $60

$250 per night

for 5 to 6 people / 2 bedrooms - plus a one time clean-up fee of $60

$300 per night

for 7 to 8 people / 2 bedrooms - plus a one time clean-up fee of $75

Maximum number of people per cabin is 8.


When, for no rhyme or reason, you just feel the need for a quick getaway check out our "Wild Hare" rates, which offer the best value for a great escape. These dates are always changing, so check back often. To book your escape call 205-993-4559.

October 2, 3, 4, 8, 9, 10, 11


CLEAN-UP CHARGE (listed above)

There is a one time clean up fee of:
$60.00 for 1 to 6 people,
for 7 to 8 people.


Each Cabin requires a damage deposit in the form of a personal check, money order, or cashier's check (credit cards not accepted) either before, or at the time of check-in. The deposit will be $175 if made by personal check and $185 if made by cash, money order, or cashier's check. Refunds of all deposits other than personal checks will be subject to certified returned postage fees. This deposit cannot be refunded at check-out, but will be refunded within 10 days of your departure, if there has been no damage or excessive cleaning required at your cabin. Violating the Pet Policy, building fires in the fireplace between May 1 & October 1, or exceeding the maximum occupancy for a cabin will also result in the forfeiture of the damage deposit.

One person in your party must be at least 21 years of age.


Pets up to 50 pounds are permitted for an additional one-time clean-up fee of $40.00 per pet, per cabin. An additional damage deposit of $75.00 - per pet - per cabin - is also required. This damage deposit will be refunded pursuant to the terms stated above under SECURITY / DAMAGE DEPOSIT. Pets must be on leashes at all times. NO PETS may be chained/tied anywhere outside the cabin. Limit 2 pets per cabin.


Cabin Reservation Policies

No camping and cabin reservations for the same dates.

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Visa, MasterCard, American Express accepted.


Reservations may only be made by credit card - Mastercard, Visa or American Express. The total charge for your cabin reservation will be billed to your credit card at the time the reservation is made.


Cancellations affect us significantly because of our size. Therefore, we adhere to a strict cancellation policy. Cancellation of a confirmed Cabin Reservation must be made at least 30 days prior to your arrival date, except on Holidays. Holidays require that the cancellation be made within 45 days of the date of arrival -- holiday covers 5 days preceding the holiday and 5 days following the holiday. Cancellations, regardless of the reason, made within 30/45 days of your arrival date will result in forfeiture of your total deposit, less cleanup fee & damage deposit. NO CANCELLATION is allowed for any reservation made less than 30/45 days in advance. All reservations/deposits are non-transferable to another date. However, you are welcome to send a friend or family member in your place. All reservation cancellations are subject to a $50.00 administrative fee.


You may check in any time after 4:00 pm at the Dismals Canyon Country Store. We will attempt to accommodate early arrivals, but we cannot guarantee cabin availability before 4:00 pm

All campers & Cabin guests must check in by 5 pm Sunday-Friday & by 7 pm on Saturday or incur a $25.00 late check-in fee.

Check-out time is 11:00 am. There may be occasional check-in delays during times of heavy departures. Our staff will do everything possible to minimize your inconvenience and to make you comfortable during your wait. No refunds will be given for early departures.


Cabin Rules

Any violation of these rules will result in immediate eviction from the cabin with forfeiture of all fees. Dismals canyon is not responsible for accidents or injury to our guests or for loss of money or valuables of any kind.

Sit back, relax and have a great time. Our staff is here to serve, so if you forgot something or need something, just let us know.


Nature can live without man, but man cannot live without nature.