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Charming Mountain Log Cabin on the Creek

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Listen to the roar of Chicago Creek directly in front of the cabin

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Last updated: 12/15/2014
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Idaho Springs cabin description

Arapaho Cliffs log cabin on Chicago Creek is nestled in a canyon with no other homes in sight yet is just 2.5 miles south of Idaho Springs, Colorado on the scenic byway to Mt. Evans and Wilderness Area. Fish for trout from the private bridge or on the banks with over 1,000' of creek frontage. Arapaho National Forest trails accessible from the back yard. Enjoy sightseeing and fine dining in historic Idaho Springs. Tour a real gold mine. Relax in the famous hot springs resort. Cabin has modern kitchen and baths and tastefully furnished in rustic western style. Quality bedding, kitchen items, etc. 1 King Bed, 1 Queen, 2 double beds and 1 pull-out double couch.

Ready to enjoy your Colorado mountain experience? Make a fire in the wood stove, read a book on the covered porch listening to the creek, or enjoy a BBQ on the deck with family and friends. 45 minutes to downtown Denver. Beat the ski traffic - 7 ski resorts from 30 min to 1 hour away.

Please read the comments from our guests travelling from all over the United States and the world. We provide a quality lodging experience and a good value.

Note to Denver-area guests: Spend a relaxing night or weekend away from the city, celebrate a special occasion, or entertain out-of-town family and friends.



Keywords: Log Cabin, Waterfront lodging, Ski Cabin, Idaho Springs Cabin, Mountain Lodging, Near Denver Lodging, Scenic Area Lodging, Near Hot Springs

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Property Type

      • Cabin

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome
              • Limited Accessibility:

                Both bedrooms and baths as well as kitchen and family room all on main level. Parking area is 2 steps up to main level....moreless

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              Entertainment

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Music Library
              • VCR
              • Video Library

              Attractions

              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Ruins

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Horseback Riding
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Water View
              • Waterfront

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Cross Country Skiing
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Hiking
              • Hunting
              • Hunting Big Game
              • Hunting Small Game
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Mountaineering
              • Rafting
              • Rock Climbing
              • Skiing
              • Snowboarding
              • Snowmobiling
              • Swimming
              • Whitewater Rafting

              Dining

                  • Dining Area

                  General

                  • Broadband Access
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
                  • Telephone
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet
                  • Wood Stove

                  Kitchen

                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Refrigerator

                  Outside

                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Lanai / Gazebo
                  • Outdoor Grill

                  Payment Type

                  • Discover
                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa
                   

                  Reviews

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  holiday
                  Dec 24 - Jan 4, 2015
                  1 night min stay
                  $150 $175
                  Fri, Sat

                  Rates are based on 2 guests; add $5 per night, per additional guest

                  snow sports
                  Jan 5 - Apr 15, 2015
                  1 night min stay
                  $125 $150
                  Fri, Sat

                  Rates are based on 2 guests; add $5 per night, per additional guest

                  whitewater
                  May 22 - Jun 30, 2015
                  1 night min stay
                  $135 $160
                  Fri, Sat

                  Rates are based on 2 guests; add $5 per night, per additional guest

                  wildflower
                  Jul 1 - Sep 7, 2015
                  1 night min stay
                  $150 $175
                  Fri, Sat

                  Rates are based on 2 guests; add $5 per night, per additional guest

                  fall colors
                  Sep 8 - Oct 17, 2015
                  1 night min stay
                  $135 $160
                  Fri, Sat

                  Rates are based on 2 guests; add $5 per night, per additional guest

                  My Standard Rate
                  1 night min stay
                  $115 $140
                  Fri, Sat

                  Rates are based on 2 guests; add $5 per night, per additional guest


                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
                  • cleaning $90
                  • Taxes Included

                  Notes:

                  Weekend rates apply to Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, and Thanksgiving.


                  Cancellation policy:

                  100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 12/15/2014
                  Check availability
                  23 Available
                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
                  23 Selected dates
                   

                  Location

                  59 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Denver International
                  3 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Tommyknockers Brew Pub
                  2.5 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  I-70
                  3 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Tommyknockers Brew Pub
                  26 Miles
                  Nearest Ski
                  Loveland Ski Resort
                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2007

                  About the owner: We hope that you have a wonderful stay at our log cabin. We lived in Colorado for more than 20 years and after a careful search, purchased this cabin for our family’s use during frequent trips to Colorado and enjoy sharing it with our guests. Thank-you for being our guest and we hope you will return.

                  Why the Owner Chose Idaho Springs:
                  We love the setting of our cabin, nestled in a canyon, with a roaring creek, surrounded by National Forest, and without another home in sight. We also like the convenient location near the lively and vibrant City of Denver, with every available cultural activity and amenity; the quaint and historic town of Idaho Springs; and all the splendid sights and activities in the Rocky Mountains.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
                  The sights and sounds of the creek are truly magical. On a more practical note, the cabin is extremely easy to find and easy to get to anytime of year on paved roads that are snow-plowed regularly. Winter access is about as good as it gets for the mountains in Colorado.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

                  Links to more information:

                   

                  Photos

                  • Listen to the roar of Chicago Creek directly in front of the cabin

                    Listen to the roar of Chicago Creek directly in front of the cabin

                  • Master bedroom has king bed, separate bath and satellite TV

                    Master bedroom has king bed, separate bath and satellite TV

                  • Solid log walls and western funishings to enhance your Colorado experience

                    Solid log walls and western funishings to enhance your Colorado experience

                  • Relaxing on the front porch.

                    Relaxing on the front porch.

                  • Over 1,000' of private creek frontage

                    Over 1,000' of private creek frontage

                  • Just 25 all-paved miles to the trailhead of 14,000+ Mt. Bierstadt

                    Just 25 all-paved miles to the trailhead of 14,000+ Mt. Bierstadt

                  • Tour a local gold mine.

                    Tour a local gold mine.

                  • Rainbow trout caught from the creek.

                    Rainbow trout caught from the creek.

                  • 4 miles away.

                    4 miles away.

                  • Enjoy the canyon views with a cozy fire (firewood provided)

                    Enjoy the canyon views with a cozy fire (firewood provided)

                  • Loft has 2 double beds (all beds have quality mattresses and bedding)

                    Loft has 2 double beds (all beds have quality mattresses and bedding)

                  • 2nd bedroom has queen log bed

                    2nd bedroom has queen log bed

                  • Modern kitchen has everything you need for eating in.

                    Modern kitchen has everything you need for eating in.

                  • Enjoy the cliff views on the back deck.

                    Enjoy the cliff views on the back deck.

                  • 'From where the sun now stands I will fight no more forever' - Chief Joseph 1877

                    'From where the sun now stands I will fight no more forever' - Chief Joseph 1877

                  • Miles of trails behind the cabin.

                    Miles of trails behind the cabin.

                  • zip line and rafting outfit  just 2 miles away.

                    zip line and rafting outfit just 2 miles away.

                  • View from the top of the ridge following the trail behind the cabin.

                    View from the top of the ridge following the trail behind the cabin.

                  • Learn to pan at the Argo Gold Mill in town.

                    Learn to pan at the Argo Gold Mill in town.

                  • Good places to eat in town.

                    Good places to eat in town.

                  • Hot springs pool. They also have cave pools, mud baths, etc.

                    Hot springs pool. They also have cave pools, mud baths, etc.

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                  This listing was first published here in 2007.

                  Date last modified - Wednesday, December 17, 2014

                  $115 - $175 per night (USD)
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                  2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 10

                  View calendar: Updated 12/15/14
                  Minimum stay: 1 nights
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                  Member since: 2007
                  Speaks: english
                  • Response time: Within 24 hours
                  • Response rate: 80%
                  • Calendar last updated: 12/15/2014
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