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Meek's Hill Cabin in Marble, Colorado is located at an altitude of 8000 feet in the midst of cool, towering pines, with views of 13,000 ft. peaks. Deer frequently wander through the property and bears have even been known to knock on the door. Feisty hummingbirds compete for their share of nectar from the feeder. Nature is literally on your doorstep! Since there is no light pollution in this small community, the starry skies will amaze you! In addition to this, you have all the comforts of a luxury condo.
Marble is a great central location for exploring the beautiful places of western Colorado. Within a two hour drive you can visit the orchards and vineyards of Paonia, the stunning Black Canyon of the Gunnison River, Colorado National Monument in Grand Junction, the Roaring Fork River valley and Aspen, Independence Pass and the Snowmass Wilderness. Best of all, our own Crystal River Valley.
If you are looking for the perfect place to experience nature at its best, Meek's Hill Cabin IS the perfect place!
Keywords: hiking, fly-fishing, photography, Wi-fi, flat-screen TV ********************************************** SENIORS 55 AND OVER: Ask about our senior discount beginning June 1, 2015. ***************************************
Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1) Twin bed can be set up in area outside of master bedroom for a child or additional adult., Child Beds (1), Baby Cribs (1) Packnplay available at no additional cost upon request....moreless
Five minute walk to the Crystal River and the historic marble mill site ruins. The marble finishing mill was the largest in the world before closing in 1941. Easy access to 4-wheel drive road to ghost town of Crystal City, Lead King Basin, Scofield Pass, and Crested Butte, back country hiking trails in Snowmass Wilderness. One hour drive south to Paonia for cherry season in July and peach season in August/September. Twelve miles to Cleveholm Manor in Redstone. Thirty minutes to Carbondale for lots of fine dining. One hour north to Glenwood Springs for white-water rafting on the Colorado River and the Hot Springs where Doc Holiday took the cure and is buried. One hour, fifteen minutes to Snowmass and Aspen for shopping, dining and people watching....moreless
Satellite / Cable:
32' flat screen with DVD player. Direct TV with all premium channels....moreless
Away From It All
Sports & Adventure Activities
Seating for 3 people
Free Long Distance
Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:
Shady RV parking space with electrical and water.
No dump station....moreless
We provide free long distance service to our guests. No cell phone coverage in this area....moreless
Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
Rates are for two people. Additional adult $25.00 per night. Child 12 and under free.
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Four wheel drive tours are available from vendor in Marble for visitors who want to visit Crystal City and Lead King Basin. Mid-July to mid-August is wildflower season in Lead King Basin.
Year Purchased: 2005
About the owner: Our love of Marble and the area around it goes back to the 1980's when we purchased our first property here. At the time, we believed this was the perfect getaway from our busy Denver lives. We have enjoyed our travels to Europe, South America, Mexico and throughout the U.S., but still appreciate Marble's beautiful and unique setting. Tom's career as an enrollment management consultant has taken him to colleges and universities across the country. Kay enjoyed a career as an elementary teacher. We now call Tucson 'home', but spend summers in Marble working in the gardens, playing with our two small dogs, reading and enjoying the great outdoors. We also enjoy hosting family gatherings at our Marble home.
Why the Owner Chose Marble: After moving to Denver in the mid-1980's we bought a pop-up camper and set out with our young son to explore Colorado on weekend camping trips. Eventually, we discovered the Crystal River valley and Marble. We sold the camper, built our home and have never regretted it. The Crystal River valley is some of the the most beautiful, pristine country you will ever see. Fly-fishermen love the river. Hikers and horsemen love the trails. The back roads to Crystal City and Lead King Basin are a feast for the senses. Photographers can't get enough of the scenery, wildflowers and wildlife. We love it for the views, fresh air, great water and the occasional bear that wanders through the yard. Marble is special.