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The Tip of the Island House - Surrounded by the Gunnison River

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Last updated: 07/01/2015
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

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Located just west of Gunnison , the Tip of the Island is at the end of the road nestled between the main river and west branch of the Gunnison River. The two story cedar home boasts 2 master bedrooms with 3 queen size beds and 2.5 baths sleeping 6 comfortably. Open the many windows and enjoy the sights and sounds of the river on both sides of the Tip. The spacious open kitchen/dining/living area sports an eating bar and stone fireplace with spectacular views of the river.
With over 1,100 feet of private riverfront, world class fly fishing is at your doorstep, or just relax and watch the water flow by. To maintain the excellent trout population at the Tip of the Island limit fishing to catch and release with barbless flies or lures. Live bait and power baits are not allowed. There are over 2000 miles of streams and rivers in Gunnison County. Enjoy water sports and fishing at Blue Mesa Reservoir or fish the Taylor Reservoir and the many area high mountain lakes.
Visit the local restaurants and shopping opportunities in Gunnison or drive the short 28 miles to Crested Butte for even more choices. Mount Crested Butte skiing is 31 miles to the north with free transportation daily on Gunnison Valley RTA. Monarch ski resort is 47 miles to the east.
The Dos Rios 18- hole golf course is just across the road and boasts 17 holes directly on the Gunnison River or Tomichi Creek.
10% discount if rented along with the Island Tree House:

Rates for the Tip of the Island
March 1 – May 31: $300/night
June 1 – September 14: $350/night
September 15 – November 14: $300/night
November 15 – February 28: $250/night

One-time Cleaning Fee of $180 plus 8.5% Lodging Tax
Holiday rates apply for Memorial Day, 4th of July, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year.
Due to the serene setting and limited parking, parties are not suitable.
No pets allowed.
Physical Address: 99 E. Cottonwood Rd
Coffee pot, dishes, dishwasher, washer/dryer, DVD player, fireplace, HD TV, free WiFi, microwave, ironing board, range, oven, refrigerator, BBQ grill
Local activities include: fishing, hunting, rafting, hiking, biking, rock climbing, golfing, hot-air balloon rides, concerts, aqua center, Ruby Cinema, observatory, national parks


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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • 1,100 feet of private fishing access


  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable


  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Golf Course Front
  • Golf Course View
  • Mountain View
  • Water View
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing


  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill


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Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
May 9 - Sep 30, 2015
4 night min stay
Oct 1 - Nov 22, 2015
4 night min stay
Nov 23 - Nov 29, 2015
4 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning Fee $210
  • Tax Rate 8.5%

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Last updated: 07/01/2015
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The Tip of the Island House - Surrounded by the Gunnison River

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