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Welcome to the TWISTED OAK CHALET in beautiful Blue Lake Springs, Arnold.
Welcome to the TWISTED OAK CHALET in beautiful Blue Lake Springs, Arnold.
  • Welcome to the TWISTED OAK CHALET in beautiful Blue Lake Springs, Arnold.
  • Situated high among many old growth trees. Can you spot Arnie the bear?
  • With multiple levels, everyone can find a space to call their own.
  • March 5, 2017
  • Small private deck of the Queen bedroom, located at the middle level.
  • Welcome!
  • Expansive deck has patio heaters, a gas grill and ample seating, great for entertaining.
  • High up among the trees, views include distant forests, occasional wildlife & beautiful sunsets.
  • March 5, 2017
  • Just some of the trees that you will see, when you look up at the Twisted Oak Chalet.
  • It's even more beautiful in person.
  • Enjoy your morning coffee with tranquil forest views and Arnie the bear.
  • Unlike Yogi, this guy won't steal your picnic basket.
  • Plenty of fun flying shenanigans provided by Harley and Harriet.
  • Very cozy living room with forest views and large wood burning fireplace.
  • Another view of living area, looking towards kitchen/dining area.
  • It's always happy hour at the Twisted Oak Chalet.
  • With a well stocked library, you'll have plenty of choices for your reading pleasure.  My favorite book is the one about Rocky the Rescue Dog ;-)
  • Dining area with a locally made, knotty pine built in corner pantry.
  • Our handmade, knotty pine kitchen pantry.
  • Well stocked open kitchen area.
  • European ski theme upstairs.
  • Queen bedroom, located at the middle level, with very comfy queen size bed, closet, dresser and a small private deck.
  • Full bed for teens/adults.
  • Bunk bed for the kids.
  • Hallway bathroom, located at the middle level, offers the perfect place for a nice hot shower.
  • Lots of counter space in the middle level hallway bathroom.
  • Lower level bedroom with queen size bed and closet.
  • Another spacious bathroom, located at the lower level.
  • Game room with comfy futon, located on the lower level.  Foosball anyone?
  • Another view of the game room, with olde skool television, dvd player and plenty of fun movies to watch.
  • We get all types of visitors wanting to play darts here.
  • With a nice selection of board games, puzzles, coloring books, cards, casino chips, horseshoes and more, there's always something for everyone to have fun.
  • Rules to live by at the TWISTED OAK CHALET.
  • Our very own old growth twisted oak.
  • Our twisted oak in winter 2016.
  • Our beautiful mountain road.
  • Our beautiful mountain road, in winter!
  • View of nearby Sequoia Woods Golf Course 1-6-2016.  A true winter wonderland.
  • Another view of the golf course with geese in background.
  • View from our deck 1-6-2016.
  • Thank goodness for patio heaters!
  • Watch out for the bears!
  • This is Charlie, our resident chipmunk.
  • Meet Squitchy, our resident chickaree squirrel.
  • Squitchy bonding with Arnie.
  • This is Juno, one of our resident Juncos.
  • This is one of many Stellar's Blue Jays that visit often.
  • Daisy and Dobie, our resident deer.
  • Hide and seek.
  • This is Wiley, our resident Pileated Woodpecker.  He's one of the coolest residents around.
  • These guys are regular visitors at the Twisted Oak Chalet.  This photo was taken 10-24-2016.
  • Meet Brutus.  He's one of the main reasons why many of us don't have trash service in the mountains.  Even the locked metal bins are no match when he's hangry.
  • Rocky the Rescue Dog, checking out the resident geese at Lake Alpine 7-2015.
  • Your place to stay,  when visiting Arnold.
  • Any time of year. :-)
  • Come visit and see why we love this place so much.
  • We hope to see you soon!
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Welcome to the TWISTED OAK CHALET in beautiful Blue Lake Springs, Arnold.