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Amazing Creek-Side Log Cabin

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Spacious, updated comfortable living room, 32' LED flat screen TVs

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Last updated: 12/26/2009

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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Buena Vista cabin description

The beautifully restored PINE LOG CABIN is perfectly located in the heart of the Collegiate and Sawatch Mountain Ranges on the banks of the legendary trout filled Cottonwood Creek in a private creek-side setting. Warm, cozy and inviting, the cabin has a fully equipped kitchenette and a spacious updated comfortable living room with cable 32' LED flat screen TV, queen bedroom has TV/DVD player and free WiFi internet access. There is a queen bed, a memory foam-topped full size bed, cabin-style quilted bedding, linens, pillows and blankets in each of the two bedrooms, plus a sleeper sofa in the living room, the cabin can accommodate up to 8 guests comfortably.
Buena Vista, 'pleasant view' is quaintly nestled at the base of the Majestic Collegiate and Sawatch Mountains in a protected valley called the 'Banana Belt'. We have the largest concentration of mountain peaks that exceed 14,000ft elevation in Colorado and the lower 48 states. ***BUNEA VISTA WAS VOTED #1 OUTDOOR DESTINATION WITH EVERYTHING IN THE WORLD***. With the Arkansas River passing through the valley, we are known as the WHITEWATER RAFTING CAPITAL OF THE WORLD.

Local activities include whitewater rafting, kayaking, hiking, cycling, ATV rentals and tours, 4-wheeling and rock-crawling, rock climbing, bouldering, fly and spin fishing and ice fishing, two hot springs nearby, jeep rentals and tours, horseback riding, sleigh rides, local ghost towns, sightseeing, hunting, geocaching, rockhounding, ziplining, hot-air balloon rides, snowboarding, downhill skiing, cross country skiing, telemark skiing, snowmobiling, sledding, tubing, snow-cat tours, ski biking, llama trekking, bike rentals, and snowshoeing trails and rentals.

The log cabin is less than 5 minutes from rafting, kayaking, ATV's, Jeeps and the majestic and exotic **NATURAL HOT SPRINGS** that bubble right out of the creek at the base of the mountains.

Come spend adventure filled days and amazing nights under the blanket of stars as the sun fades behind majestic snow capped mountains.



Keywords: Mountain Cabin, Rustic Cabin, Hot Springs, Bike, Cycling, Hike, Backpack, Whitewater Raft, ATV, Ski, Snowboard, Cross Country Ski, Snow Bike, Snow Cat, Sled, Sleigh Rides, Kayak, Snowmobile, Hunt, Jeep, 4Wheel, Fly and Spin Fish, Ice Fish, Snowshoe, Horseback Ride, Llama Trek, Rock Climbing, Bouldering, Mountaineering, Ghost Towns, Geocaching, Rock Hounding, Gold Panning, Sightseeing, Scenic Drives, Train Rides, Zipline, Hot Air Balloon, Dog Sledding, Cozy Cabin, Best Cabin, Great Cabin, Collegiate Peaks, Arkansas River, Adventure

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Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Cabin
  • 1000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    18 years of age...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Outdoor games available for check-out in office....moreless

  • Limited Accessibility:

    Cabin doorways will facilitate a standard size wheelchair....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    $250 charge if smoke odor detected in cabin. Do not stand near cabin with door open and smoke. Smoking allowed in the central courtyard....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Two large pets or three small pets maximum. Upon contact, you will be directed to read our pet policy on our website....moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Bedroom 1

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2

    ...moreless

  • Convertible bed(s)

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  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1) roll-away bed, Child Beds (1) Pack-n-Plays available, Baby Cribs (1) pack-n-plays available as well as high chair, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) sofa sleeper...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room:

    shuffleboard and various outdoor yard games can be checked out in office....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    60+ channels...moreless

  • Television:

    flat screen TV in living room, 20' TVs in queen bedroom of two bedroom cabins...moreless

  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Collegiate Peak view! Majestic and beautiful!...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Cottonwood Creek runs through the property....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Guest Laundry available...moreless

  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Guest Laundry available...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Access Code required...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Creek-side patio with tables and chairs, perfect for relaxing!...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
 

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The property's calendar has not been updated in over 62 months. You can contact the owner for availability or look for properties with confirmed availability

 

Location

Car: Not Necessary

Whitewater rafting, ATV rentals and tours, rock-crawling, Rock climbing & Bouldering, Fly-Fishing and Ice Fishing, 2 Hot Springs, Jeep Rentals and tours, Local Ghost Towns, Geo-caching, Zip-lining, llama trekking, bike and snowshoe rentals, snowmobiling, snow-cat tours and ski biking, cross country skiing, free sledding, horseback rides and sleigh rides and relaxing!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2009

About the owner: We stayed here on a Art Tour, fell in love with the property, the mountains and the small Mayberry-look-alike town. We have been coming to Colorado since we were both kids. We both love the outdoors, nature and all the activities associated with the mountains. We are from Texas and want everyone to make Thunder Lodge their family's vacation destination for many generations to come.

Why the Owner Chose Buena Vista:
We traveled all over Colorado looking for the 'perfect location'. We stayed at here at Thunder lodge and wrote a contract for it the next day. All the seasons of the year are magical, the location is central to all activities, and you have to come experience it yourself to truly understand. Buena Vista is the OUTDOOR MECCA OF COLORADO.


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  • Spacious, updated comfortable living room, 32' LED flat screen TVs

    Spacious, updated comfortable living room, 32' LED flat screen TVs

  • Cabins beautifully restored to their original beauty! Come check us out!

    Cabins beautifully restored to their original beauty! Come check us out!

  • Queen bed with cabin style quilts & shams, sheets, vellux blankets, TV/DVD

    Queen bed with cabin style quilts & shams, sheets, vellux blankets, TV/DVD

  • Outdoor Kitchen in Grill Gazebo in central courtyard area, BBQ and play games!

    Outdoor Kitchen in Grill Gazebo in central courtyard area, BBQ and play games!

  • Two natural mountain hot springs closeby..the ultimate relaxation..total bliss..

    Two natural mountain hot springs closeby..the ultimate relaxation..total bliss..

  • Fly fishing...what an amazing place to fish, 30 lakes in Chaffee County.

    Fly fishing...what an amazing place to fish, 30 lakes in Chaffee County.

  • Ride bikes around the Turquoise lake...majestic..miles and miles of trails!

    Ride bikes around the Turquoise lake...majestic..miles and miles of trails!

  • Cabin at Christmas..want a real white Christmas? ski..sled..only minutes away

    Cabin at Christmas..want a real white Christmas? ski..sled..only minutes away

  • 1000sqft 2 bdrm cabin w/large living room, two TVs & free WiFi, equipped kitchen

    1000sqft 2 bdrm cabin w/large living room, two TVs & free WiFi, equipped kitchen

  • Fully equipped kitchenette with foldout table seats 6, microwave

    Fully equipped kitchenette with foldout table seats 6, microwave

  • Full bed with memory foam topped mattress, cabin style quilt and vellux  blanket

    Full bed with memory foam topped mattress, cabin style quilt and vellux blanket

  • I'm sorry, the hot tub is no longer available. Rules not followed.

    I'm sorry, the hot tub is no longer available. Rules not followed.

  • #1 destination in World for Whitewater Rafting...a thrill a minute..family fun.

    #1 destination in World for Whitewater Rafting...a thrill a minute..family fun.

  • ATV in the majestic snow capped mountains..only minutes from the front door.

    ATV in the majestic snow capped mountains..only minutes from the front door.

  • Gazebo in the spring...never hot....just right....

    Gazebo in the spring...never hot....just right....

  • Gazebo  in the majestic fall snow, hot tub in gazebo now!

    Gazebo in the majestic fall snow, hot tub in gazebo now!

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  • Bedrooms
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Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
  • Calendar last updated: 12/26/2009
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