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Fabulous Scenic Mountain Home - Sleeps 12!

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Mt. Ralphmore mountain home - front view in summer

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Last updated: 08/07/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Buena Vista house description

Welcome to Mt. Ralphmore!

Absolutely the best in every way...location, scenic views & price. This mountain retreat is built in the Heart of the Colorado Rockies(more 14,000' mountains here than anywhere else in North America), breath-taking mountain views in every direction, best view of the famous Chalk Cliffs.

Overlooks & constructed on the banks of the beautiful Chalk Creek w/ floor to ceiling windows.. Enjoy the beauty (magnificent) & sounds of nature (bubbling creek below), watch the wildlife (deer, elk, fox) fish, hike or sit out on the 40' plus wrap around porch. The large screened in porch is great for outdoor eating and relaxing as well.

This is a warm & wonderfully built abode w/ all the comforts & amenities (maybe more) of home. With 3 full baths and 6 separate vanities, everyone gets accommodated.

Mt. Ralphmore is located just 10 min. & 23 min. respectively from the historic towns of Buena Vista & Salida, where charm, dining, shopping & galleries abound!

The San Isabel National Forest, St. Elmo (famous ghost town & great place to feed the chipmunks or rent jeeps/snowmobiles), Mt Princeton Hot Springs (Colorado's #1 hot springs)& the Arkansas River (great rafting or fly fishing) are all right here.

Monarch, Ski Cooper & Copper Ski Resorts are all 35-45 min. away, as is Leadville (lots of history there). Breckenridge is just a bit over an hour & Vail is 1 hr. & 30 min. Located 2 hrs. from Colorado Springs, flying in & out is easy.

Plenty of activities to enjoy year round. The best place to take a family, take a friend, take a break & take a vacation!




Keywords: Mountain Home

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House
  • 2500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome:

            Children will love this, but adults need to watch as loft with railing and fast running creek...moreless

          • Limited Accessibility:

            No ramp, but doorways are wide enough to accomadate most wheelchairs...moreless

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            25 yrs....moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Events Allowed

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13, Beds for 12-13

          • Bedroom 1: 1 king

            Master...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 2 queen

            ...moreless

          • Bedroom 3: 3 twin/ single

            ...moreless

          • Loft + Den: 1 sleep sofa /futon, 1 queen

            ...moreless

          • 1 King size in Master room # 1, 2 queens in guest room # 2, 3 Twin or Single Beds room # 3, 1 queen in loft # 4 and 1 Sleep Sofa Chair that converts to twin in loft # 4...moreless

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower

            ...moreless

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

            upstairs & also has three separate sink and dressing areas...moreless

          • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

            Downstairs...moreless

          • 3 separate bathrooms makes for large groups to still get ready with ease....moreless

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster
          • Dishwasher
          • Microwave
          • Cooking Utensils
          • Refrigerator
          • Ice Maker
          • Oven
          • Seating for 12 people

          Amenities

          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
          • Linens Provided
          • Parking Off Street
          • Washing Machine
          • Fireplace
          • Heating
          • Towels Provided
          • Parking
          • Living Room
          • Hair Dryer
          • Gas Fireplace
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Wood Fireplace

          Entertainment

          • Television:

            Large screen in family, tv on wall in triple twin bedrm, and tv on wall in master. Note... Tv in master can only watch DVD's....moreless

          • Video Library:

            On bookshelf...moreless

          • Satellite / Cable
          • Games
          • Books
          • CD Player
          • Stereo
          • DVD Player

          Communications

          • Wireless Internet
          • Broadband Access
          • Telephone
          • Internet
          • Free Long Distance

          Pool & Spa

          • Communal Pool:

            Mt. Princeton Hot Springs is the place to go and only one mile away....moreless

          • Heated Pool

          Outdoor Features

          • Ski & Snowboard:

            Approx 40 min drive to Monarch, 1 hr & 10 min to Breckenridge and 1 hr. to Copper and or Cooper. About 1 1/2 hrs to Vail....moreless

          • Outdoor Grill:

            This is really more a firepit that can also be used to cook over grate....moreless

          • Golf:

            Buena Vista and Salida have golfing...moreless

          • Kayak / Canoe:

            The Arkansas River is min away....moreless

          • Deck / Patio
          • Balcony

          Theme

          • Adventure
          • Away From It All
          • Family
          • Romantic
          • Sports & Activities
          • Tourist Attractions

          Location & View

          • Waterfront
          • Water View
          • Mountain View

          Activities

          • Restaurants
          • Basketball Court
          • Cycling
          • Kayaking
          • Snowboarding
          • Hot Air Ballooning
          • Golf
          • Fishing
          • Swimming
          • Rafting
          • Hunting
          • Skiing
          • Snowmobiling
          • Cross Country Skiing
          • Fly Fishing
          • Freshwater Fishing
          • Mountain Climbing
          • Mountaineering
          • Water Tubing
          • Whitewater Rafting
          • Tennis
          • Mountain Biking
          • Hiking
          • Medical Services
          • Massage Therapist
          • Cinemas
          • Museums
          • Health/Beauty Spa
          • Churches
          • Playground
          • Wildlife Viewing
          • Miniature Golf
          • Bird Watching
          • Scenic Drives
          • Walking
          • Antiquing
          • Sledding
          • Horseshoes
          • Shopping
          • Sight Seeing
          • Horseback Riding
          • Fitness Center
          • ATM/Bank
          • Groceries
          • Hospital
          • Laundromat
          • Spelunking
          • Rock Climbing
           

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          $450
          $11,250
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          Calendar

          Last updated: 08/07/2014
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          21 Unavailable
          22 Today
          23 Selected dates
           

          Location

          90 Miles
          Nearest Airport
          Colorado Springs
          6 Miles
          Nearest Motorway
          HWY 285
          35 Miles
          Nearest Ski
          Monarch
          12 Miles
          Nearest Golf
          Buena Vista

          Mt. home is just one mile from natural hot springs and all that has to offer. Kids and adults enjoy the year round pools and springs and spa. Another wonderful short and beautiful drive is on up the road to St. Elmo, old historic ghost town with seasonal offroading vehicles, feeding the chipmunks and antiquing. Great spots to sled in the winter months. Agnes Falls, another short drive up the road, one can hike up and see gorgeous sights all in under an hour.

           

          Owner info

          Year Purchased: 2008

          About the owner: We live in Dallas, have a career in real estate and a passion for design. We enjoy sharing what we have been blessed with!

          Why the Owner Chose Buena Vista:
          We have been coming to this area for over 40 yrs. We built in this particular area because it is in such close proximity to all that Colorado has to offer. The view is tremendous and the location fabulous. It just does not get any better than this!

          The Unique Benefits at this House:
          The best home in the area w/ the finest views. A very warm inviting home that sits on three+ acres overlooking Chalk Creek, the Chalk Cliffs, Mt Princeton & Mt Antero. Hearing the bubbling of the creek or viewing the Chalk Cliffs at sunrise, walking down Bunny Lane or driving up to St. Elmo, memories for a lifetime will be made.


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          Speaks: english

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          Photos

          • Mt. Ralphmore mountain home - front view in summer

            Mt. Ralphmore mountain home - front view in summer

          • Hand feeding the deer

            Hand feeding the deer

          • Large family room with large TV, gorgeous views

            Large family room with large TV, gorgeous views

          • 40 ft. long deck overlooking Chalk Creek

            40 ft. long deck overlooking Chalk Creek

          • Fabulous Kitchen!

            Fabulous Kitchen!

          • Cozy Screened in Porch.  Great spot to take a nap or read a book!

            Cozy Screened in Porch. Great spot to take a nap or read a book!

          • Master Bath, also has separate shower

            Master Bath, also has separate shower

          • Bedrm with 3 super comfy twin beds

            Bedrm with 3 super comfy twin beds

          • Oh yes, the laundry room!

            Oh yes, the laundry room!

          • Master bath with 2 sinks and separate tub and shower

            Master bath with 2 sinks and separate tub and shower

          • laundry room

            laundry room

          • Winter view from the deck

            Winter view from the deck

          • Beautiful Chalk Creek and yes, you can fish right out your door!

            Beautiful Chalk Creek and yes, you can fish right out your door!

          • Dine with a view!

            Dine with a view!

          • Cozy, beautiful family room

            Cozy, beautiful family room

          • Huge island makes for lots of group fun!

            Huge island makes for lots of group fun!

          • Even rinsing the dishes is a beautiful experience.

            Even rinsing the dishes is a beautiful experience.

          • Romantic Master bedroom, downstairs

            Romantic Master bedroom, downstairs

          • Upstairs bedrm with 2 extra comfy queen beds

            Upstairs bedrm with 2 extra comfy queen beds

          • Loft with romantic Queen bed

            Loft with romantic Queen bed

          • Bath with shower downstairs off of laundry room

            Bath with shower downstairs off of laundry room

          • Upstairs bath with three separate sink areas

            Upstairs bath with three separate sink areas

          • Fabulous scenic views of Collegiate Peaks

            Fabulous scenic views of Collegiate Peaks

          • A view of the back deck that overlooks the creek

            A view of the back deck that overlooks the creek

          VRBO #227566

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          This listing was first published here in 2009.

          Date last modified - Tuesday, June 24, 2014

          $450 per night (USD)
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          3 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
          Sleeps 13

          View calendar: Updated 08/07/14
          Minimum stay: 2 nights
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