"4 Bear Pause", by Carolina Properties, is a log cabin located inside the gated community of Riverbend at Lake Lure. This family-friendly home has a steep, yet paved driveway and a small front porch. The front door opens to an aesthetically pleasing living room with a wall of windows overlooking Little Mirror Lake. The living room has soaring ceilings, a gas log fireplace, a television, and comfortable seating for four. You will love the views through the many windows. From the living room, you can access the deck that features a wonderful conversation area including two chairs and a swing. The deck is a partial wrap-around and has a discreetly placed large hot tub. You'll experience a luxurious feel walking on this upper deck and enjoying the beautiful environment around you. The dining room table seats 9 and there is breakfast bar seating for 3. Everything in the kitchen is brand new. You’ll love the stainless-steel appliances, granite counter-tops, and hickory cabinets. There is one bedroom on the main level that is pleasantly furnished with a queen-sized bed, a television, a walk-in closet, a great bathroom, and a marvelous view of the lake. There is also an additional half bath on the main level for your convenience. Ascend the wide and easy-to-navigate staircase to the loft where there is seating for 5 and a spectacular view of the lake. To the left there is a tastefully furnished bedroom with two sets of twin bunk-beds, a lake view, and plenty of closet space to store your belongings. Storage like this is somewhat uncommon and nice to have. There is a full and spacious bathroom on this level. Back down the stairs to the lower level you'll immediately come to a sitting area with surround sound and seating for 5. For your enjoyment, there is a TV, ping pong table, pool table, and a variety of puzzles and games. You’ll also find a high-top table with seating for two and a bench with comfortable seating for three or four. From the game room area, you can easily access the well-equipped laundry area and powder room. Lastly there is another excellently furnished bedroom with a walk-in closet, a full-sized bed, an amazing view of the lake, and a spacious full bathroom. You will love the expansive lake views from the French doors. Walk out onto the lower wrap-around deck which features a relaxing hammock area and a sturdy picnic table. From the lower deck you’ll take about six steps to the 1/3 deck that has a patio feel with lounge chairs, a built-in charcoal grill, and an outdoor shower overlooking the lake. Bathing outdoors in nature from the privacy of your own shower is one of life's most wonderful luxuries. There are many stairs down to the lake. Small landing areas and illumination points along the way will make it a much easier walk for you and your family. The young and the young-at-heart will have fun taking the slide right into Little Mirror Lake. The antique hand pump provides water for the daring slide ride. There is also a ladder to climb in and out of the water. Down by the lake, you can sit on the cozy built-in bench to enjoy the sun. Explore the lake in the canoe or the two kayaks available for your use. You may even want to do some fishing. Looking up at the house from the stairs going to the lake, you’ll see that this lovely log cabin is picture-perfect. You can't go wrong booking 4 Bear Pause! This is a spacious home with plenty of areas to gather together or find solace on your own. No internet. Smoking is prohibited. Sorry, no pets allowed.