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Located in South Fork on the east side of the Continental Divide below Wolf Creek Pass and Ski Area, this cozy 2 bedroom log home is used quite often by the owners; you will probably find it as well equipped as your home. It contains many amenities you won't find in other rentals. This is the ideal vacation headquarters for families, seniors and honeymooners.
Situated on three lots, the deer and kids visiting this home have plenty of space to play. The kitchen is fully stocked with just about everything you could need. Table seating for six in the dining area, also on the deck. Two queen beds and a queen sleeper-sofa with all linens furnished provide comfortable sleeping for six. Off-street parking and covered RV/Boat/Camper parking. Flat-screen TV with Netflix and Bose enhanced sound, additional TV console reserved strictly for your DVDs and game box. WiFi is available for the computer addict.
Surrounded by the pristine mountain wilderness of the Rio Grande National Forest on the west side of the magnificent San Luis Valley (the largest alpine valley in the world), South Fork offers numerous 4-wheel drive and ATV trails, snowmobiling, hiking, horseback riding, river rafting, hunting, fishing, wildlife watching and photography, mountain biking and all possible wilderness activities.
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Refundable Damage Deposit$300
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55 miles of groomed cross-country ski/snowmobile trails, weather permitting. Great Sand Dunes National Park & 2 wildlife reserves nearby. There are three historic rail lines in vicinity (Durango-Silverton (narrow gauge), Antonito-Chama (narrow gauge), Alamosa-LaVeta (standard gauge with summer western concert on the mountain top). Also a small scenic rail excursion departing South Fork. 5 minute walk to Rio Grande River and boat/canoe launch for great fishing. 30 minute drive to Beaver Creek Reservoir. 10 minute drive to 4-Star 18-hole mountaintop golf course with beautiful views and great fairways.
Year Purchased: 1993
About the owner: My wife and I married in 1959. I am currently retired, but my woodworking hobby shows in the handmade furnishings in the house. Her knitting skills are on display through the house. Our three children, 7 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren enjoy playing in the snow, hiking the woods and dining on freshly caught rainbow trout.
Why the Owner Chose South Fork: After years of hiking the national forest and wilderness area, we vacationed in Lake City. When departing we went through South Fork, saw and fell in love with the town and this house. Here we have everything.
The Unique Benefits at this House: We enjoy the quiet, feeding the deer in the yard in the fall, and being in the mountains. All the activities we enjoy are here, most at no additional cost. Even though the house is located in a subdivision, it seems to be very remote. We also have some of the best, most helpful neighbors in the world.