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  • Picture perfectl!!! look no further!!!

    "First things first...this cabin is amazing. Being a frequent vrbo renter I can tell you this surpassed ALL expectations. Look no further, you wont find a nicer more equipped cabin, in the most beautiful part of Colorado. This cabin is large enough to bring several families. We only had 4 people so it was definately roomy and then some. It is spotless. Surrounded by pines and peaceful solitude, mountain views and mountain air. The Pine View cabin is centrally located to many amenities. This was our kids first time so we wanted to do several different things: Downtown Leadville is very quaint and eclectic. It is a true mining town. People are very nice. Turquoise Lake, oh my gosh!! Its a mile away and pure heaven. My son and husband fished it and caught rainbows and lake trout!! Its just breathtaking. Rafting-we used American Adventures expeditions in Buena Vista it is only 40 min.. Easy drive. ATVing-we used Nova guides in Leadville at Camp Hale. Its 15 min. Independance pass is a must. The turnoff for this is 20 min. Shopping Breck or Silverthorne which we split into the first and last days of our week is about 40 min. So as you can see in all diff directions you can go to explore, Leadville is central to alot of things...yet the cabin is located in peace and quiet and so private!!!! Lastly, the owner Charley is just the best to deal with. He is like an old friend!! The property manager lives in Leadville and is just a phone call away. She is amazing and very very sweet!! I can not say enough about Pine View cabin, we will miss it and will be back..!!"
    Guest: Brudzinski Fam Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: July 26, 2014
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  • Very Nice Rental

    "This was a very nice rental in a very nice area. House was clean and well stocked. It was close to town and close to so many adventures - Pike's Peak, Cave of the Winds and Garden of the Gods. It was a great vacation - thank you!"
    Guest: Susie R Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: August 22, 2014
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  • Perfect riverside getaway

    "Our stay at the cabin was perfect. You can't beat drinking a hot cup of coffee on a porch overlooking the river and gazing through fall-blooming trees to the mountaintop. It was some of the best fishing we've ever had, and convenient to town for quick trips while still secluded enough for a true getaway. The cabin is well appointed with everything you might need. I was able to use my phone as a wi-fi hotspot very effectively to get out the few last minute emails I had, even without the promised amplifier. There was some construction going on across the river, but there were never any loud noises at inopportune times or anything like that, and the builder was very friendly (he gave us some local tips!) Thank you! We hope to visit again at some point in the future."
    Guest: R E. Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: October 23, 2014
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  • Great cabin, great price

    "Cabin was very clean, had all the amenities you need. Kitchen was well stocked with really great dishes and cooking ware. We had six adults and one baby with room to spare. Heating and hot water worked great. Only thing missing was internet or some kind (we had no cell phone reception at all). It was about a 15 min drive to the ski resort."
    Guest: Pospisil Fam Date of Stay: February 2014 Review Submitted: February 18, 2014
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South Central Travel Tips

Southern Colorado Vacation Rentals Offer Beauty in the Mountains

Southern Colorado is an area that’s full of rugged high desert plains and a collection of up to 14,000-foot peaks, rivers that gush with whitewater rapids during the spring, beautiful red-rock outcroppings, and towering sand dunes that are dwarfed by the mountain range set behind them. South Central Colorado was first explored in 1806, some three years after the U.S. made the Louisiana Purchase. A man named Zebulon Pike led the first scouting expedition to what is now known as Pikes Peak but he never actually climbed the mountain that was eventually named after him.

Southern Colorado is well worth a few days of exploration on your vacation due to the vast wonderland of activities and adventures that you and the entire family can embark upon. Southern Colorado vacation rentals and Southern Colorado vacation homes will place you in the heart of the back country. Here, you can set off on a whitewater rafting journey, shop in the historical towns and cities, bike, hike, mountain climb and much more. Imagine spending your vacation in a Lake George cabin deep in the woods near a fishing stream. This can make for a perfectly relaxing vacation, especially since you are never too far from civilization when you need it.

Southern Colorado vacation rentals are complete with all of the amenities needed for your trip. You can enjoy a luxury cabin complete with as many bedrooms as you choose. There are also full baths, living quarters, spacious kitchens, modern electronics such as big screen televisions, DVD players, radios and more. Many of the rentals also have large patios or wraparound decks that are perfect for barbecuing or simple lounging. No need to bring towels, cookware, extra blankets or any other items from home, as these rentals are fully loaded with everything to accommodate you and the family.

Tons to do and see Near Southern Colorado Vacation Homes

Besides the beautiful mountains in the southern Colorado region, there is a ring of smaller cities that offer many alluring attractions. For instance, at the foot of Pikes Peak, Colorado Springs vacation rentals offer visitors a chance to step back in time to when the Gold Rush was booming after the discovery of gold in the local spring water. The Gold Rush of the 19th century helped to shape the city’s history and modernity, and today, this has given visitors that opportunity to access the numerous trails and embrace the history of this part of the Rockies.

To the west of the Rockies lies the Royal Gorge and the Florissant Fossil Beds. These two magnificent places are worth a day trip on any vacation. The Royal Gorge offers a chanced to take a literal walk through the ages as this canyon is 1,250 feet deep and 50 feet wide. It’s one of the deepest canyons, while the Florissant Fossil Beds are home to the most amazing fossils you’ll ever see in your lifetime. Thousands of visitors come to see these amazing petrified remains of redwoods, ancient animals and trace fossils

Travel a bit farther from your Southern Colorado lodging and you will discover nearby Cripple Creek vacations, where you can try your luck at low-stakes gambling and other activities. Pueblo and Canon City offer rafting trips, historical museums, camping grounds, mountain biking and superior hiking trails, especially in the San Isabel and Pike national forests. Mountain climbers can brave the Collegiate Peaks near Buena Vista and Salida.

Summer Fun and Winter Bliss at Southern Colorado Vacation Homes

Summer is always a great time to plan a vacation to Colorado. With over 300 days of annual sunshine, the summer months are some of the best in the west. It’s never too hot here as the highs are usually in the mid to low 80s. This makes for a very comfortable summer vacation, as many travelers try to avoid extremely high temperatures in the summertime.

Winter can be great fun for a vacation in the Rockies as well. You can hit the slopes and enjoy almost any snow-related activities that you can think of. Nearly 300 inches of snow fall here every year bring skiers, snowboarders and winter sports fanatics from all over the globe. You can expect to see the first snowfall around September, although it usually snows somewhere in the state every month, except for August (usually). Rainfall for the state brings 16.5 inches each year.

Getting to Southern Colorado Lodging

Most of the time when you fly to Colorado, you will land at Denver International Airport (also known as DIA), and from here, you can rent a car to continue the rest of your journey to Southern Colorado.

There are several highways in the Southern Colorado region that will take you into any of the surrounding cities in the area. However, one of the major highways used in the southernmost part of Colorado is I-25. This highway runs through Las Animas County which is the largest county in the state. I-25 runs straight through almost all of the other cities along the I-25 Corridor and other highways branch out from it. You can find your way to the Sangre de Cristo Mountains from here as well as other popular destinations like Trinidad, Lathrop State Park and Cuchara Ski Resort.

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