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Modern Vacation Home Borders National Forest

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Last updated: 10/30/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Grand Lake house description

Our Trail Creek Retreat is a modern vacation home with views of Trail Mountain, National Forest and spectacular sunsets. The home is situated on an acre of pine and aspen forest. The exterior of the home has log accents and beautifully landscaped gardens with native plants and rock. Enjoy the spectacular sunsets that fill the entire sky as you look west towards the National Forest. Many opportunities to view wildlife from the home and throughout the area. Moose, elk, fox & deer are abundant and often visit the property. Access to the National Forest is less than 1/2 mile away for hiking, cross country skiing, snowshoeing, atv, snowmobiling and hunting Access to boating, fishing and ice fishing is 10 minutes away at the Stillwater Boat Ramp on Lake Granby, the largest of the Great Lakes of Colorado--Grand Lake, Shadow Mountain Lake and Lake Granby.

The Master Suite sits on one side of the Great Room with a king size bed. Adjacent to the bedroom is the Master bathroom with double sinks, jacuzzi for two, large shower, water closet & walk in closet. There's plenty of storage room in the walk in closet and large chest of drawers in the bedroom.

The second bedroom is on the other side of the great room. This makes for lots of privacy between the sleeping areas. There is a bathroom with at tub/shower combo & a large sink. The second bedroom has a queen size bed and amazing views of the mountains from the large window spanning one side of the bedroom. Storage in this room is a standard closet with bi-fold doors.

The kitchen is a chef's kitchen with quartz countertops and hickory cabinets. There's a microwave, convection combo with an island cooktop at the center of the kitchen. There's an eating bar attached to the opposite side of the island. There's a large refrigerator with a bottom freezer for lots of storage room. Service for 6 is provided along with cooking utensils, pots & pans.

The great room has a dining area with a table for 4. Satellite television, a gas log fireplace & cozy seating area are also in the great room. The kitchen lies at one end of this large room which is the central gathering place of the house.

The great room leads to a large deck for outdoor dining & relaxing. A gas grill is available for outdoor barbecues.

Property Type

  • 1 story
  • House
  • 1400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Entertainment

          • Books:

            Small Selection of books Books about Area Activities & Trails...moreless

          • Games:

            Lots of games & puzzles...moreless

          • Music Library:

            Music available with Direct TV Subscription...moreless

          • Satellite / Cable:

            Direct TV Subscription...moreless

          • Television

          Theme

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

          Attractions

          • Churches
          • Cinemas
          • Health/Beauty Spa
          • Library
          • Live Theater
          • Marina
          • Museums
          • Playground
          • Recreation Center
          • Restaurants
          • Winery Tours

          Local Services & Businesses

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

          Leisure Activities

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

          Location Type

              • Mountain View

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cross Country Skiing
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Hot Air Ballooning
              • Hunting
              • Hunting Big Game
              • Hunting Small Game
              • Ice Skating
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Mountaineering
              • Pier Fishing
              • Racquetball
              • Rafting
              • Rock Climbing
              • Sailing
              • Skiing
              • Snowboarding
              • Snowmobiling
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Water Tubing
              • Whitewater Rafting
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Dining:

                Dining table for 4 Bar Chairs for 4...moreless

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 8 people

              General

              • Clothes Dryer
              • Gas Fireplace
              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room
              • Mobile Phone:

                Cell phone signal is available....moreless

              • Parking Off Street
              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine
              • Wireless Internet

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker:

                Coffeemaker & grinder for beans...moreless

              • Cooking Utensils:

                Everything for cooking provided...moreless

              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Ice Maker
              • Kitchen:

                Appliances available: Blender, Toaster, Slow Cooker, Steamer Convection Oven, Microwave, Oven, Stovetop ...moreless

              • Microwave
              • Pantry Items:

                Condiments Provided, Bottled water, Coffee Provided...moreless

              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Deck / Patio
              • Outdoor Grill

              Pool / Spa

                  • Jetted Tub
                   

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Fall
                  Oct 1 - Dec 31, 2014
                  3 night min stay
                  $125
                  Winter
                  Jan 1 - Apr 30, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $155
                  Summer Season
                  May 1 - Sep 30, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $175
                  My Standard Rate
                  3 night min stay
                  $155

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
                  • Taxes Included

                  Cancellation policy:

                  100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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                  Last updated: 10/30/2014
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                  Location

                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Lake Granby
                  8 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Grand Lake & Granby
                  8 Miles
                  Nearest Train
                  Granby
                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  US Hwy 34
                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Lake Granby
                  8 Miles
                  Nearest Ski
                  Sol Vista
                  8 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Grand Lake

                  Car: Necessary

                  The home is located in Grand County. The towns of Winter Park, Fraser, Granby, Hot Sulphur Springs & Grand Lake are all within driving distance and all have tourism activities. Grand Lake & Granby are the closest. Be sure to have dinner at the Grand Lake Lodge with views of the lakes, mountains & Rocky Mountain National Park.

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2004

                  About the owner: Mike & Kathleen have lived in Grand County for 15 years. Their love of the outdoors brought them to this site to build this home in 2003. We love outdoor sports such as fishing, kayaking, snowshoeing, cross country skiing and golfing. We love this home all seasons of the year but fall is the most spectacular due to the beautiful changing aspen trees.

                  Why the Owner Chose Grand Lake:
                  We chose this piece of property because of it's sunny location. Abundance of aspen & pine forest attracted us to this secluded location.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  The home is a newer ranch style and built 10 years ago. The space is very comfortable and makes for easy living. The great room sits in the middle with ceilings 18 feet high with stripped trees reaching the height of the great room and running through the ceiling. Floor to ceiling windows provide great mountain views and sunsets. The bedrooms sit on either side of the great room with a bathroom adjacent to both.


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                  Speaks: english
                   

                  Photos

                  • Trail Mountain with Valley Below

                    Trail Mountain with Valley Below

                  • East side in Wintertime

                    East side in Wintertime

                  • Kitchen

                    Kitchen

                  • Master Bedroom

                    Master Bedroom

                  • Second Bedroom

                    Second Bedroom

                  • Front of House from Street

                    Front of House from Street

                  • Shade Garden

                    Shade Garden

                  • Driveway

                    Driveway

                  • Wintertime

                    Wintertime

                  • Living Area

                    Living Area

                  • Great Room from the Kitchen

                    Great Room from the Kitchen

                  • Jacuzzi Tub in Master Bathroom

                    Jacuzzi Tub in Master Bathroom

                  • Front & Side View of House

                    Front & Side View of House

                  • East Side of House

                    East Side of House

                  • Views from the deck

                    Views from the deck

                  • Kayaking Shadow Mountain

                    Kayaking Shadow Mountain

                  • Street in front of Property with tracks leading up driveway

                    Street in front of Property with tracks leading up driveway

                  • Fall Splendor

                    Fall Splendor

                  VRBO #434954

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                  This listing was first published here in 2012.

                  Date last modified - Thursday, October 30, 2014

                  $125 - $175 per night (USD)
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                  2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 4

                  View calendar: Updated 10/30/14
                  Minimum stay: 3 nights
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