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Cabin Borders Arapaho Natl Forest, Rocky Mtn Natl Park,& Walk to Colorado River

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Charming spacious floor plan with private views of forest and wetland pond.

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Last updated: 10/22/2014

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  • Minimum stay:3-4 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Grand Lake house description

Beautiful custom-built mountain cabin nestled between that majestic Rocky Mountain National Park and Arapaho National Forest and 5 min walk to the head waters of the Colorado River. This comfortably spacious cabin offers an open floor plan that allows for family and friends to enjoy the comforts of home while vacationing. A fully supplied kitchen, large living/dining room and large loft for the kids to getaway creates the perfect setting for family fun.

There is plenty of space for trailer parking for all your toys and with access from the driveway to over 100+ miles of ATV trails and 150+ miles of groomed snowmobile trails through Arapaho National Forest, the possibilities are endless. Winding River Resort campground and Colorado River is walking distance down the road for horseback riding, hay wagon rides, petting zoo, fishing, ATV and snowmobile rentals and more.

Whether you're looking for activities galore, or need a warm, comfortable, spacious retreat, this inviting mountain cabin, on the edge of Rocky Mountain National Park is the perfect getaway.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1500 sq. ft.
  • Elevator : 8630 above sea level

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            25 years...moreless

          • Children Welcome:

            Loft area is a favorite for kids. Climb the tree ladder to a special hideaway for fun and games....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed:

            We would consider an older non-shedding dog...moreless

          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 7-8

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

            Master bedroom with private bath...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 double

            ...moreless

          • Bedroom 3: 1 bunk bed

            double on bottom and twin on top...moreless

          • Loft: 2 sleep sofa /futon

            two twin futons ...moreless

          • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (2), Bunk Beds (1)...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

            double sinks with lots of vanity counter space...moreless

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

            private master bathroom with single sink...moreless

          • Tile floors

          Other Amenities

              • Massage and spa treatments are available in the village of Grand Lake. ...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books:

                Current magazines kept on site, game rule book, nature books etc....moreless

              • DVD Player:

                Large selection of assorted movies suitable for all ages....moreless

              • Games:

                Lots of board games and puzzles. ...moreless

              • Music Library:

                DirecTV has music stations to choose from....moreless

              • Satellite / Cable:

                Direct TV...moreless

              • Television:

                Flat screen TV in main room hooked to DirecTV and DVD, Analog TV in loft hooked to VCR...moreless

              • Toys:

                An assortment to find and explore. Suitable for children over the age of 3...moreless

              • VCR
              • Video Library:

                Large assortment of kid friendly movies for viewing in kids loft area....moreless

              Theme

              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Budget
              • Family
              • Historic
              • Romantic
              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Eco Tourism
              • Horseback Riding
              • Horseshoes
              • Miniature Golf
              • Paddle Boating
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Lake View:

                Near Sun Valley Lake. View of lake from Master Bedroom windows....moreless

              • Mountain View:

                Area borders Rocky Mountain National Park and Arapaho National Forest; direct access to forest from our private drive....moreless

              • Resort:

                Five minute walk down the road to Winding River Resort campground activities and the head waters of the Colorado River....moreless

              • Village:

                3 1/2 miles to Grand Lake village as well as Grand Lake Golf Course....moreless

              • Water View:

                3 acre wetland pond out front of property. This attracts wildlife to area for viewing from deck or windows....moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Cross Country Skiing
              • Cycling
              • Equestrian Events
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Hunting
              • Hunting Big Game
              • Hunting Small Game
              • Ice Skating
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Mountaineering
              • Pier Fishing
              • Rafting
              • Rock Climbing
              • Sailing
              • Snowmobiling
              • Swimming
              • Water Skiing
              • Water Tubing
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Dining:

                Additional card table and 4 chairs kept in front hall coat closet....moreless

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 8 people

              General

              • Clothes Dryer
              • Elevator:

                8630 above sea level...moreless

              • Fitness Room / Equipment:

                Exercise bike available....moreless

              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating:

                propane gas forced air...moreless

              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room:

                Has oversized stuffed couch; great for napping and viewing moose visiting the wetland area outside....moreless

              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

                Circle drive and additional pull in areas on property....moreless

              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker:

                Ground coffee available upon arrival....moreless

              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishes & Utensils:

                Charming mountain cabin décor dishes...moreless

              • Dishwasher
              • Kitchen:

                Fully stocked with dishes and cook/bake ware. Coffee maker, toaster, blender, etc...moreless

              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Pantry Items:

                cooking oils, flour, spices, sugar, etc. normally are available....moreless

              • Refrigerator:

                Usually has things like ketchup, mustard, salad dressings, etc....moreless

              • Stove:

                Electric...moreless

              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Bicycles:

                Four old but fun bikes to explore the flat valley areas and nearby Winding River Resort or Colorado River. (Riders ride at their own risk- helmets not provided)...moreless

              • Boat:

                Boat rental available in Grand Lake Village or Shadow Mtn. marina. We have ample parking in our circle drive should you be traveling with your own boat and trailer....moreless

              • Deck / Patio:

                2 Decks with custom wildlife railing; perfect for moose and elk sightings drawn to wetland....moreless

              • Golf:

                Grand Lake Golf course is about 3 1/2 miles from our cabin. A new putt-putt golf course in village next to hardware store....moreless

              • Kayak / Canoe:

                Rental available in Grand Lake Village...moreless

              • Outdoor Grill:

                Charcoal grill on back deck; please be familiar with fire code restrictions during your stay....moreless

              • Water Sports Gear:

                Wet suits for kids and life jackets available upon request. (enjoy water activities at your own risk)...moreless

               

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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              July 4th Holiday
              Jun 26 - Jul 12, 2015
              4 night min stay
              $250
              Summer rate
              Jul 13 - Sep 12, 2015
              3 night min stay
              $225
              My Standard Rate
              3 night min stay
              $225
              $1,400 $5,250
              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • cleaning fee $150
              • Refundable Damage Deposit $150
              • Taxes Not included

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              Location

              3 Miles
              Nearest Golf
              Grand Lake Golf Course

              Car: Necessary

              The Grand Lake area and surrounding National Parks offer an abundance of both outdoor and indoor activities for all ages. There is also direct access from your front door to over 100+ miles of ATV trails and 150+ miles of snowmobile trails through Arapaho National Forest. Take a hike, bike ride or a short 5-minute drive to Trail Ridge road through Rocky Mountain National Park. A short 5 minutes down the road is a pristine full 18-hold golf course and that you can enjoy the year around with activities such as golfing, cross country skiing, ski skating and snowshoe trails. Or visit the Historic Grand Lake Lodge for a romantic dinner on their world famous front porch with amazing views of Grand Lake and Shadow Mountain Lake. The historic Grand Lake Village is just 3 miles down the road and offers numerous activities such as fine dining, theater, boating, fishing, swimming, miniature golf and more!

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2001


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              Speaks: english
               

              Photos

              • Charming spacious floor plan with private views of forest and wetland pond.

                Charming spacious floor plan with private views of forest and wetland pond.

              • Custom log features throughout home.

                Custom log features throughout home.

              • The beautiful hand peeled log details add charm and warmth to cabin home.

                The beautiful hand peeled log details add charm and warmth to cabin home.

              • Private view of wetland open space from your front window. Abundant wildlife.

                Private view of wetland open space from your front window. Abundant wildlife.

              • Our circular driveway provides ample parking for trailers, trucks, and cars.

                Our circular driveway provides ample parking for trailers, trucks, and cars.

              • Explore the open space right out front your front door.

                Explore the open space right out front your front door.

              • Enjoy a quiet view of Sun Valley Lake from the master bedroom; log detail too.

                Enjoy a quiet view of Sun Valley Lake from the master bedroom; log detail too.

              • Charming secondary bedroom with bunk bed and custom mosaic bedside table.

                Charming secondary bedroom with bunk bed and custom mosaic bedside table.

              • Spacious bathroom with double sinks; custom tile detail adds charm.

                Spacious bathroom with double sinks; custom tile detail adds charm.

              • Plenty of wildlife sightings out the front door or while hiking the forest

                Plenty of wildlife sightings out the front door or while hiking the forest

              • Enjoy a hike into the Arapaho Forest for a view of Sun Valley Lake and our cabin

                Enjoy a hike into the Arapaho Forest for a view of Sun Valley Lake and our cabin

              • The glow of mini lights to enhance the front porch experience.

                The glow of mini lights to enhance the front porch experience.

              • View from kitchen; you won't feel left out as you prepare meals.

                View from kitchen; you won't feel left out as you prepare meals.

              • Kids love the loft hide-out while not missing a thing.

                Kids love the loft hide-out while not missing a thing.

              • Fully stocked kitchen; with all the amenities of home.

                Fully stocked kitchen; with all the amenities of home.

              • Great front porch for relaxing and watching wildlife that wanders by.

                Great front porch for relaxing and watching wildlife that wanders by.

              • View from front porch overlooking pond, custom cut-out wood railing.

                View from front porch overlooking pond, custom cut-out wood railing.

              • Comfortable master bedroom with a personal touch; beautiful art work of moose.

                Comfortable master bedroom with a personal touch; beautiful art work of moose.

              • Master bathroom is off the bedroom for privacy.

                Master bathroom is off the bedroom for privacy.

              • Front bedroom is perfect for waking up and spot a moose walk by the big window.

                Front bedroom is perfect for waking up and spot a moose walk by the big window.

              • Moose frequent the wet land area across from our cabin

                Moose frequent the wet land area across from our cabin

              • Porcupine spotted climbing a tree right out the front window.

                Porcupine spotted climbing a tree right out the front window.

              • Adams Falls is one of our favorite hikes

                Adams Falls is one of our favorite hikes

              • Large circular driveway for parking all your winter toys. Let it Snow!

                Large circular driveway for parking all your winter toys. Let it Snow!

              VRBO #421696

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              This listing was first published here in 2012.

              Date last modified - Sunday, December 21, 2014

              $225 - $250 per night (USD)
              13

              3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 8

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              Minimum stay: 3-4 nights
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              Speaks: english
              • Calendar last updated: 10/22/2014
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