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Aspen View - Beautiful Log Home with National Forest and Your Own Babbling Brook

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Gorgeous views, peaceful accommodations and babbling brook

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Last updated: 02/22/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Alma house description

Our home is a custom built log home that sits on one and a half acres surrounded by national forest with a babbling brook right next to the house.Directly below the property there is a river great for fishing or hiking.
Sleeping areas: Master bdrm.-1 king,2nd.bdrm.-1 king,3rd.bdrm.-1 queen,den/office- 1 double,rec room 1 futon
As you enter, there are many custom woodcarvings and original artworks as well as lush plants. There is an open floor-plan that includes the kitchen, dining, and living areas and features a kitchen island for entertaining built from trees from the property. Adjacent to the dining area is a sun-room. This room is cozy with a huge window to enjoy the views across the valley, sunsets and rises, golden aspens, and wildlife. In addition, it has a unique herb garden with a seasonal variety. Please leave a message on one of our phones as well as an email


The Unique Benefits at this House: Have you ever been camping near timberline in the high country and been awakened by an amazing sunrise or sat down with a glass of wine or beer in hand, at the end of a great day, to be stunned by an incredible sunset? At 10,700 ft, amongst a gorgeous aspen grove, and a year round babbling brook,and in floor radiant heating on custom wide plank wood floors with antique hand cut nails.Along with plentiful flagstone,slate & tile throughout,it doesn't get any better than this !

Why the Owner Chose Alma: It's incredibly peaceful! It is close to all the activities that we love as well as Breckenridge. In addition, we have a large downstairs rec room with a ping-pong table, darts, and other games. The walk-out basement leads out to our stream side fire pit great for roasting marshmallows with your children and a mountain croquet course that you will love, along with the fabulous view!

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

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Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Family

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Waterfalls

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain
  • Mountain View:

    Our views encompass scenery that you would see in a National Park...moreless

  • Water View:

    Our Babbling brook can be seen and heard from our Master bd. rm .only 20 yds. We also have views of Beaver ponds below us....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Paragliding
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Ski Lift Privileges
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Firewood
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    WiFi is avaiable...moreless

  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
  • Wood Deck

Forms Of Payment

  • Accept Credit Card
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter
Dec 1 - Apr 21, 2015
1 night min stay
$225
$1,350
Spring
Apr 22 - May 31, 2015
1 night min stay
$175
$1,050
Summer
Jun 1 - Sep 30, 2015
1 night min stay
$200
$1,200
Fall
Oct 1 - Nov 30, 2015
1 night min stay
$175
$1,050

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning $125
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Summer: Jun 01-Sept 30 .. $200/Night

Winter: Dec 01- April 21 .. $225/Night

Holidays: Christmas, President's Day, 4 of Jul,

Memorial Day, Labor Day ........ $250/Night

All Others: $175/Night (1 Nights Minimum)

We offer one free night with a 7 day booking and a 10% discount if paid by check

Credit Cards Accepted:

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* MasterCard

50% due upon booking, remainder due 30 to 60 days upon arrival


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Last updated: 02/22/2015
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Location

Alma, South Central, Colorado, USA (4 Miles to Alma,Co. 10 Miles to Breckenridge,Co.) -- Mountain View: Our views encompass scenery that you would see in a National Park. Water View: Our Babbling brook can be seen and heard from our Master bed. rm .only 20 yds. We also have views of Beaver ponds below us.

Other Activities: shopping, boating, cross country skiing, snowmobiling, snowboarding, kayaking, wildlife viewing, rock climbing, horseshoes

Ski: The charming world class ski area and town of Breckenridge is a short 20 minutes away. Summit county also has 3 other ski resorts all about 30-40 minutes away. Keystone is popular intermediate mtn. Arapahoe basin features spectacular high alpine and advanced terrain. Copper Mtn. has great terrain for all abilities. Vail ski area about 50 minutes away is allways ranked within the top 3 ski areas in the nation for good reason. 5 star scenery,terrain,size,night life,and dinning all give a visit to Vail a memorable one

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: My name is Brian and I am an interior trim carpenter, professional woodcarver, and artist. My wife Mary, is a school teacher. We have lived in Breckenridge for over 25 years before building our dream home in Placer Valley, where the aspens and streams meet the sky. If you are looking for knowledge on the best local trails, during your next adventure, come see us. We are both avid mountain bike/back country skier type people and I personally would love to show you the way. Please don't hesitate to call for any info.

Why the Owner Chose Alma:
It's incredibly peaceful! It is close to all the activities that we love as well as Breckenridge. In addition, we have a large downstairs rec room with a ping-pong table, darts, and other games. The walk-out basement leads out to our stream side fire pit a great for roasting marshmallows with your children and a mountain croquet course that you will love, along with the fabulous view!


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Gorgeous views, peaceful accommodations and babbling brook

    Gorgeous views, peaceful accommodations and babbling brook

  • Our incredible sunroom with herb garden and large windows

    Our incredible sunroom with herb garden and large windows

  • Kitchen island, great for entertaining with family & friends

    Kitchen island, great for entertaining with family & friends

  • Master bedroom  with soothing sounds of babbling brook and  views

    Master bedroom with soothing sounds of babbling brook and views

  • 2nd bedroom with handmade log furniture from our property by Brian

    2nd bedroom with handmade log furniture from our property by Brian

  • Views from our sunroom  & deck looking out to all  National forest

    Views from our sunroom & deck looking out to all National forest

  • Fall colors from our lower meadow

    Fall colors from our lower meadow

  • Looking into our sunroom with 14,000ft. Mt Bross in background

    Looking into our sunroom with 14,000ft. Mt Bross in background

  • Views looking south down the valley

    Views looking south down the valley

  • Fall colors and beautiful views

    Fall colors and beautiful views

  • Our lower meadow in fall

    Our lower meadow in fall

  • Living room and custum black walnut entertainment center

    Living room and custum black walnut entertainment center

  • Our large deck and rec.room below with ping-pong table and darts

    Our large deck and rec.room below with ping-pong table and darts

  • Front yard with flower beds, privacy, & fantastic mountain views

    Front yard with flower beds, privacy, & fantastic mountain views

  • Beautiful views & large open floor plan with many lush house plants

    Beautiful views & large open floor plan with many lush house plants

  • Mexican style master bath with Brazilian cherry cabinets by Brian

    Mexican style master bath with Brazilian cherry cabinets by Brian

  • Italian style 2nd bathroom & antique copper vanity made by Brian

    Italian style 2nd bathroom & antique copper vanity made by Brian

  • Comfortable living area  with custom walnut cabinets made by Brian

    Comfortable living area with custom walnut cabinets made by Brian

  • Large deck for your outdoor enjoyment

    Large deck for your outdoor enjoyment

  • South Platte river and beaver ponds below great for hiking & fishing

    South Platte river and beaver ponds below great for hiking & fishing

  • 14,000 ft. Mt. Lincoln and the head waters of the South Platte river

    14,000 ft. Mt. Lincoln and the head waters of the South Platte river

  • 14,0000 ft.Mt. Bross with it's first snow of the season

    14,0000 ft.Mt. Bross with it's first snow of the season

  • Bamboo motif woodcarving in sunroom

    Bamboo motif woodcarving in sunroom

  • Mother of Pearl and Abalone inlay of Columbine and Poppy flowers and hummingbird

    Mother of Pearl and Abalone inlay of Columbine and Poppy flowers and hummingbird

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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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  • Reviews
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Owner
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within 24 hours
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 02/22/2015
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