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Mtn Views, Gold Medal Flyfishing, Horse Back Riding, Hike, Ski

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Stunning Mt. Sopris and 50 mile mountain views right out the front door

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Last updated: 05/02/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

NEED AN AFFORDABLE WEEKEND OR WEEK LONG GET AWAY TO THE ROARING FORK VALLEY? FLYFISHING? HORSEBACK RIDING? BIKING? SKIING? AUTUMN LEAVES, PHOTOGRAPHY, RELAXING? EXCELLENT MID-VALLEY LOCATION.

I have a very sweet, comfortable, completely remodeled apartment in my home available for your getaway rental. Two bedrooms, one full bath with deep soaking tub, with open living area and very nice, fully equiped, kitchen, walk out patio and yard with private entrance. It is tastefully furnished and nicely appointed, complete kitchen, and good bedding and linens. There is also a library of interesting books.

Located in Missouri Hts.,700 ft above the valley floor, with fantastic Mt. Sopris, Snowmass Wilderness and Little Elk Range views. This is an excellent mid-valley location in a quiet older neighborhood, surrounded by open space and ranches.

PERFECT FOR FISHER MEN & WOMEN, within minutes of three Gold Medal Trout Fishing Rivers-The Frying Pan, Roaring Fork and Crystal. We can arrange the best fishing guides for you or help you go out on your own.

7 miles to Basalt and the Frying Pan, 10 to Carbondale and the MOUNTAIN FAIR or local RODEO, 19 miles to GLENWOOD HOT SPRINGS POOL & CAVES & rafting, 25 miles to Aspen/Snowmass for the skiing, ASPEN MUSIC FESTIVAL, Hot Air Ballon Festival, Snowmass Rodeo, and the best outdoor sports. 2½ miles down the hill to GREAT restaurants, Whole Foods, City Market and movie theater in El Jebel, 2½ miles back to Basalt Mountain hiking, biking, horseback riding and backcountry adventures. Close to other downhill and back country skiing in the winters

Other amenities include:

FENCED DOG AREA for one or two QUIET, WELL BEHAVED dogs will be considered with a damage deposit, $10/night/ea. and required proof of vaccinations. NO BARKERS please. I am a certified veterinary technician (CVT) and can provide special care and DOGGIE DAY CARE (pre-arranged when I am available) for an additonal fee.

LARGE, MAINTAINED DRYLOT PADDOCK FOR UP TO 2 HORSES $20/night per horse/your hay or $25/nt./horse/my hay with room for a two horse trailer.

Depending on availability we can guide you on the trails we know, or also arrange other trail rides with different companies if you don't have your own horses. All horses must have current vaccination, deworming and Coggins records. I am a Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT) and have many skills in caring for your horses, plus direct contact with local vets, should the need arise.

I am a great cook and, for custom charges, can offer breakfasts, gourmet picnic lunches for a day on the river or trail rides, or dinner and wine when you return from your busy day. There is a small private walk out patio, furnished, including an outdoor grill.

HANG YOUR WADERS, RELAX, ENJOY FRIENDS, A GLASS OF WINE, READ A BOOK, WATCH THE SUNSETS,LISTEN TO THE BIRDS.

TAKE A DEEP BREATH AND SLOW DOWN! This is a charming alternative to motels, and a unique way to enjoy the Roaring Fork Valley in a private setting without breaking the budget.

Cable TV, wireless internet, CD player, shared washer/dryer. Cell service is sketchy, but land line is available. No Smoking on the property, please.

Cost is seasonal $165-175/night for one bed, $175-210/night for 2 beds(both queen beds). Two night minimum, holidays may be more, weekly rates available. Four people max. Rates subject to change. Please see all details listed.

For flyfisher people staying three nights or more, I will donate $20 in your name to Trout Unlimited, Roaring Fork Conservancy, or Casting for Recovery. Horse trail riding people staying three nights or more I will donate to a Horse rescue or animal shelter of your choice.

A deposit is required to reserve space, with credit card, other details in the contract

Please call Chris for inquires or reservations.








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Property Type

  • Apartment

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Up to 2 well behaved QUIETdogs, fenced yard for safety.Damage deposit and extra charges apply...moreless

  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Within minutes of 3 Gold Medal Trout Rivers, Trail Riding, biking; Private walk out patio entrance; yard, mountain views, birds, all in a quiet neighborhood in Missouri Hts. 2 1/2 miles to great restaurants and movies, 2 1/2 miles to Basalt Mtn trail head. Quiet, comfortable, restful to restore your spirit. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    View right out the front door: gorgeous Mt Sopris and 50 mile mountain views...moreless

  • Rural:

    I live in an older neighborhood. Everyone has an acre of land. There is a 120 ac and a 600 ac ranch behind me in conservancy. Lots of open space...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Paragliding
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Mobile Phone:

    Cell phone service is sketchy here....moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    parking for small horse trailer or boat...moreless

  • Telephone:

    land line available if needed...moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    I am a great cook and offer breakfasts, gourmet picnic lunches, dinners, wine, organic if requested...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    nicely appointed full kitchen...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Newer Frigidaire appliances...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
OFF SEASON
Apr 1 - May 21, 2015
2 night min stay
$165
$950 $2,600
MEMORIAL WEEKEND
May 22 - May 26, 2015
3 night min stay
$175
$1,050
SUMMER
May 27 - Jul 1, 2015
2 night min stay
$175
$1,050
4TH OF JULY
Jul 2 - Jul 6, 2015
3 night min stay
$175
$1,050
SUMMER
Jul 7 - Sep 3, 2015
2 night min stay
$175
$1,050
LABOR DAY
Sep 4 - Sep 8, 2015
3 night min stay
$175
$1,050
AUTUMN
Sep 9 - Nov 25, 2015
2 night min stay
$175
$1,050
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$175
$1,050
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • HORSES/NT/EA $25
  • Pet Fee $10
  • DOGS/NT/EA $10
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

I CHARGE BY THE BED. STANDARD RATE ($175/NT) IS FOR ONE BED (2 PEOPLE MAX), ADDITIONAL RATE $210/NT IS TWO BEDS, MAX 4 PEOPLE. OTHER TERMS ARE LISTED IN MY CONTRACT. PET VACCINATION RECORD REQUIREMENTS AND CONTRACT ADENDUM. DOGS MUST BE QUIET AND WELL BEHAVED. ABSOLUTELY NO SMOKING ON THE ENTIRE PROPERTY.

I CHARGE BY THE BED: STANDARD RATE IS ONE BED $175/NT(1-2 PEOPLE); TWO BEDS IS $210/NT (2-4 PEOPLE) ADDITIONAL RATE FOR MORE THAN 4 CONSIDERED-ASK. DEPOSIT UPON RESERVATION REQUIRED, THEN 60 DAYS AND 30 DAYS PRIOR TO ARRIVAL. ALL TERMS AND CANCELLATION POLICY IN CONTRACT. VISA, MC, DISCOVER. RATES SUBJECT TO CHANGE TILL CONTRACT SIGNED.


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Last updated: 05/02/2015
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Location

25 Miles
Nearest Airport
Aspen: 25 miles; Eagle-Vail: 50m; Denver: 200 mile
2.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
8 Miles
Nearest Golf
several golf courses within 8-35 miles
22 Miles
Nearest Train
Glenwood Springs
2.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
highway 82
2.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
several
25 Miles
Nearest Ski
Aspen/Snowmass/Buttermilk/Highlands/Sunlight

Car: Necessary

Great mid valley location! Within 25 miles of Aspen and 22 miles from Glenwood Hot Springs Pool, Caves, and spa. Flyfishing at it's best, mountain and road biking, hiking, horse back riding , Ski Aspen, Snowmass, Sunight, cross country at Spring Gulch, etc. Rudi Reservoir offers windsurfing, boating. Raft down the Colorado and Roaring Fork rivers-many options.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1990

About the owner: I moved from Minnesota to the Roaring Fork Valley in 1987. As a life long artist, I have been designing and building award winning leather bonded furniture since my daughter was born in 1991. My studio is here on the property. I have just completed 3 years at CMC-our local community college-getting a degree in Veterinary Technology. My daughter and I have shared our home with many friends, dogs, cats and horses over the years. We love to ride horses, and mess about with the animals.

Why the Owner Chose Carbondale:
I have been privileged to live in the Roaring Fork Valley since 1987and I have lived in this house since 1990. After raising my daughter who is now nearly 20, I want to share this wonderful place with other people.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
This is a very down to earth, sweet place in the world. Beautiful, comfortable, friendly. You can be out and about all day and come back with friends and make your own indoor/outdoor dinner, or have some peace and quiet, read a book and watch the sunsets. You can enjoy a morning cup of coffee and a walk around the neighborhood or walk up to Spring Park Reservoir. There is so much to do , and yet you don't have to do anything but slow down and enjoy the scenery.


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Photos

  • Stunning Mt. Sopris and 50 mile mountain views right out the front door

    Stunning Mt. Sopris and 50 mile mountain views right out the front door

  • Your patio to enjoy-morning coffee or evening sunsets. I live upstairs

    Your patio to enjoy-morning coffee or evening sunsets. I live upstairs

  • Wonderful fully equiped kitchen and seating area.

    Wonderful fully equiped kitchen and seating area.

  • Cozy LR, art work, with a contemporary cabin feel, open to kitchen and dining

    Cozy LR, art work, with a contemporary cabin feel, open to kitchen and dining

  • The "green"  bedroom-large, soothing, inviting, great bedding, linens, & books

    The "green" bedroom-large, soothing, inviting, great bedding, linens, & books

  • Bedroom#2 reflects a cozy cabin feel with great bedding and antique wildlife art

    Bedroom#2 reflects a cozy cabin feel with great bedding and antique wildlife art

  • Custom bathroom tile with a nature theme

    Custom bathroom tile with a nature theme

  • Nice  private yard: trees and rock garden frame Mt. Sopris views.

    Nice private yard: trees and rock garden frame Mt. Sopris views.

  • A cabin feel with updated details (above the kitchen sink)

    A cabin feel with updated details (above the kitchen sink)

  • dining with an all season view of Mt. Sopris, seats 4

    dining with an all season view of Mt. Sopris, seats 4

  • Open living room has an updated warm Western cabin feel, comfortable furniture

    Open living room has an updated warm Western cabin feel, comfortable furniture

  • The "green" bedroom: excellent bedding (including down comforter), queen bed.

    The "green" bedroom: excellent bedding (including down comforter), queen bed.

  • Small but beautiful bathroom, deep soaking tub, great shower,all new

    Small but beautiful bathroom, deep soaking tub, great shower,all new

  • Relax on your patio great for conversation,enjoying nature, birds, and the views

    Relax on your patio great for conversation,enjoying nature, birds, and the views

  • Lg maintained, dry lot paddock for 2 horses, electric fencing, your hay or 
mine

    Lg maintained, dry lot paddock for 2 horses, electric fencing, your hay or mine

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Speaks: english
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