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You don’t have to travel far to get lost in nature. Enjoy stunning natural beauty paired with top-notch minimalist design just one hour from Seattle.


Get away from the hustle and bustle of the city and come sleep under the stars, in the forest, on the river, in the mountains.


Take a quiet stroll to the waters edge under the canopy of 100 year old fir trees or sit among the white granite river boulders between healing deep breaths.

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Portions of every guest fee go monthly to:

The Sierra Club


The Washington Trails Association

The Tulalip Foundation

The Index Historical Society

and The Heybrook Trail

Index Cabins is a unique short-term rental experience, created, owned and managed by Nick Pietsch. Located in the foothills of the Cascade Mountains in the forest. Index Cabins offers six individual cabins on a gated six-acre riverfront property. With close access to world-class hiking, outdoor activities and stunning views, you'll never be short of things to do.


We pride ourselves on offering a unique, homey atmosphere with all the amenities of home, so you can relax and enjoy your stay. Whether you're looking for a romantic getaway, a family vacation, or a break from the city, Index Cabins is the perfect destination.


SINCE 2016

Nick has earned Superhost every quarter since starting to share the spaces.  He is engaged and on property every week.   It is his passionate to create "magical core memory experiences" for his guests and is constantly responding to their feedback and making improvements. So come and enjoy the beauty of nature and the comforts of home with us at Index Cabins


The Treeframe

The Treeframe is a modern, eco-friendly a-frame treehouse that offers a unique and unforgettable short-term rental experience. Located in the heart of the forest and surrounded by nature, our treehouse is the perfect spot for travelers looking for a one-of-a-kind getaway.
We strive to make your stay as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. Our treehouse is fully equipped with all the amenities you need for a relaxing stay, and Nick is always available to answer any questions you may have. Come discover the beauty of nature and escape the hustle and bustle of city life at The Treeframe!

The Sea Containers

Experience luxury living like never before at The Sea Containers! Our unique short-term rental is made from recycled shipping containers and sustainable products, so you can relax in style while preserving our planet. Enjoy the rooftop hot tub and steam shower, as well as the Sonos sound system and 65" Streaming Frame TV, when you stay with us starting March 2023!

Amos Cabin

Amos Cabin is your go-to destination for a tranquil and serene escape. THE original index cabin nestled in the huckleberries, with a river front hot tub and a King bed loft for the perfect view of the river.
The cabin is designed with entertainment in mind, with a large back deck and kitchen to host the best gatherings. Enhance your experience with an epic firepit overlooking the river, perfect for roasting marshmallows and sharing stories. Come relax and enjoy your stay at Index Cabins.

Persis Cabin

Persis Cabin is the perfect getaway for those who want to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Our luxurious tiny cabin is situated on the river with amazing views of the river, and an exhilarating outdoor shower for a truly unique experience.
The cabin offers all the modern amenities you need to stay comfortable during your stay, such as a queen bed loft, kitchenette and living space. Whether you're looking for a romantic weekend away or just a chance to unplug and relax, Persis Cabin will provide you with a memorable stay.

O'Neill Cabin

At O'Neill Cabin, we offer a unique experience for our guests. Our rustic cabin is remodeled with reclaimed materials, creating a cozy and intimate atmosphere for a retreat. Our covered riverfront hot tub perched with views of The Index Town Wall is the perfect way to end a day of exploration in the mountains. Come experience the magic of the North Cascades Mountains with us.

Clay Baby Cabin

Clay Baby Cabin is a luxury tiny cabin rental located in the heart of the Pacific Northwest. Offering stunning views, modern amenities and the perfect setting for a romantic getaway, Clay Baby Cabin is the ideal place to escape the hustle and bustle of city life.
Featuring a white marble shower, a cozy 55" TV nook to stream shows, a queen bed LED lit loft, and much more, you're sure to find all the comforts of home in Clay Baby Cabin. Book your stay today and experience the perfect blend of luxury and nature.



"Great place! Location is wonderful, the cabin is super cute. River and small walking trails are nice too. A much needed day away."


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