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Historical Cabin on a Private Ranch

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Our Holiday Out...waiting on you.

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Last updated: 07/10/2014
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  • Minimum stay:Contact owner
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Glenwood Springs cabin description

This was one of the first school houses up the creek in New Castle, and the only one of 4 preserved. It is comfy and has a nice deck for a fantastic view up the Porter Ranch to the sunlight ski resort.

We welcome you and your pets to our first rental on the Ranch, and have listed another rental called the elk experience for rent on vrbo as well!!
We offer a fantastic kitchen for the chef in you, and provide a bowl of farm fresh eggs when in season! We are centrally located to a plethora of activities, or...just flop at the Cabin and get away from it all! X country ski on the ranch in the winter, or soak in the famous Glenwood Hot springs..climb in Rifle, hunt in Section 42, go to the play, ski Sunlight, Vail or Aspen, all are close! OR Horseback ride with us, galloping across the fields, or introduce your child to our miniature horses!! Grab some herbs and greens from the garden and enjoy them on the front porch with your family, and relax in the glider. Life is good. We welcome you with open arms to our world. It is unique and simple, and you will love it.

Keywords: Chef's kitchen, great views, on a private ranch just minutes from glenwood springs, elk bugle next to the window, horseback rides are available, peace on the front porch, sleeps six

Property Type

      • Cabin

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Suitability

          • Pets Considered
          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6, Beds for 2-6

          • Bedroom 1

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          • Other (See Description)

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          • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Catering Available
          • Refrigerator
          • Kitchen
          • Microwave
          • Cooking Utensils

          Amenities

          • Babysitter
          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
          • Parking Off Street
          • Washing Machine
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Linens Provided
          • Wood Stove

          Other Amenities

              • horseback riding, fishing, camping,weddings, reunions, 3600 acres of fun, domestic elk herd to hunt and eat, can process and ship for you...moreless

              Communications

                  • Telephone

                  Outdoor Features

                      • Deck / Patio

                      Location & View

                      • Mountain View:

                        The fall colors on the backside of sunlight ski resort are phenomenal right now. Please enjoy the vistas above this cabin and our newest addition above the elk..more to come, and enjoy the snow shoeing all over this winter....moreless

                      • Ski-In
                      • Ski-Out

                      Activities

                      • Health/Beauty Spa
                      • Hospital
                      • Massage Therapist
                      • Fishing
                      • Rafting
                      • Spelunking
                      • Rock Climbing
                      • Hiking
                      • Cross Country Skiing
                      • Equestrian Events
                      • Golf
                      • Hunting Big Game
                      • Mountain Climbing
                      • Mountaineering
                      • Skiing
                      • Snowboarding
                      • Water Tubing
                      • Whitewater Rafting
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Cycling
                      • Groceries
                      • Kayaking
                      • ATM/Bank
                      • Wildlife Viewing
                      • Museums
                      • Restaurants
                      • Theme Parks
                      • Churches
                      • Library
                      • Live Theater
                      • Playground
                      • Recreation Center
                      • Water Parks
                      • Winery Tours
                      • Cinemas
                      • Shopping
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Bird Watching
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Sledding
                      • Walking
                      • Horseshoes
                      • Antiquing
                      • Hunting
                       

                      Reviews

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                      We rent our cabin nightly, at $200 US dollars per night.Longer stays = discount
                      

                      Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


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                      Last updated: 07/10/2014
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                      Location

                      45 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      KEGE
                      6.2 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      I-70

                      Car: Recommended

                      Whitewater Rafting and Horseback Riding for the ultimate day in the Mountains, we call it the paddle and saddle program, call us to see the discounts if you do both !!!

                      ALSO, we enjoy snow shoeing in the winter, with plenty of hills to climb or sled down off of. We are the only place on the earth where you stay right next to our elk herd. Listen to the whistles and bugles in the fall, and watch our speckled babies in the spring. Our birds and wildlife are protected here on the Ranch, and we have many exotic species that stop over here for safety and solitude. Do it yourself, ...nothing to chirp or whistle artificially. ahhhhhhhhhhhhh. Unwind and enjoy our cabins. ..another one being built on top of our world. complete with yoga glassed in studio. so cool.

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 1898

                      About the owner: Terry was born to the ranch and this life. He and I run this Ranch as a couple, and make a good team..but without our Jax, Washa Walker, Castle Pines Penelope, and the Grande Dam, Foxy....and the rest of the critters, we would be pretty boring.

                      Why the Owner Chose Glenwood Springs:
                      our cabin is historical and special. A glimpse of real ranch life is fascinating to others, we have found. Please relax and unwind up here, we welcome you.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
                      We are so close to the hot springs, or our local's hot pots, as we call them, and really love the privacy and the solitude that we can offer to the world. we are minutes away from world class rock climbing as well, and have had climbers as far away as germany stay here for weeks. Please let us show you the elk pen cabin as well as this one, under construction ...more to come


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english

                       

                      Photos

                      • Our Holiday Out...waiting on you.

                        Our Holiday Out...waiting on you.

                      • Shoot an elk with us and stay free, no licenses needed!!

                        Shoot an elk with us and stay free, no licenses needed!!

                      • Summer of 2011 picture from Scott Thompson, can be you too!! Peace and solitude.

                        Summer of 2011 picture from Scott Thompson, can be you too!! Peace and solitude.

                      • The gang after a ride!

                        The gang after a ride!

                      • Corey and her family, all part of ours now.

                        Corey and her family, all part of ours now.

                      • Minnesota fans on their honeymoon

                        Minnesota fans on their honeymoon

                      • Our 61 Jimmy is perfect for hay rides!

                        Our 61 Jimmy is perfect for hay rides!

                      • Ace saying hello to some morning visitors on the Ranch.

                        Ace saying hello to some morning visitors on the Ranch.

                      • Our cozy cabin has fresh eggs in the fridge for every guest. (summers )

                        Our cozy cabin has fresh eggs in the fridge for every guest. (summers )

                      • As Aubrie said"That was better than a dream"

                        As Aubrie said"That was better than a dream"

                      • Christmas with all the furry friends here at Porter Ranch!! Thank you  Dot.

                        Christmas with all the furry friends here at Porter Ranch!! Thank you Dot.

                      • Rosebud and our friend, Joel, from Elk Mountain Motors. 
(yes, we love our vws)

                        Rosebud and our friend, Joel, from Elk Mountain Motors. (yes, we love our vws)

                      • Cows across from the cabin. Exhale.

                        Cows across from the cabin. Exhale.

                      • Upstairs is a king bed ,2 cots and a solar fan. Giant schnauzer not included ;)

                        Upstairs is a king bed ,2 cots and a solar fan. Giant schnauzer not included ;)

                      • Washer, dryer, bath, towels and soaps, we have it all here and ready for you!!

                        Washer, dryer, bath, towels and soaps, we have it all here and ready for you!!

                      • Our downstairs is fun and compact, and light fills the cabin with 7 big windows

                        Our downstairs is fun and compact, and light fills the cabin with 7 big windows

                      VRBO #374515

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                      This listing was first published here in 2011.

                      Date last modified - Saturday, June 21, 2014

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                      1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 6

                      View calendar: Updated 07/10/14
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