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Exclusive Ski in Ski Out in Gated Community at Mary Jane Base

Bedrooms 6
Half Baths1
Space 4,250 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 nights


About the property

House, 6 Bedrooms, 5.5 Baths, (Sleeps 16-18)

This elegant home was custom-built in '06 with meticulous attention to detail by the owners. It is located in the exclusive, gated Bridger's Cache Community that has the only ski in - ski out private homes in the Winter Park resort area. Our home has been featured in Signature Kitchens and Baths, and has been requested for another spread in a different home magazine slated to appear during the Winter of '09. It is a truly special place.

Our Community Manager is in the area year round and will be able to provide travel advice, and will generally be readily available if there are questions about the operation of any appliances, etc.

Beginner skiers would enjoy their day most on all the green and blue slopes on the Winter Park side. Winter Park is well known for its excellent ski instructors. (For families with little ones who are not skiers, it is easiest to take the bus from the base of Jane down to the ski school's entrance at the base of Winter Park.) From the Winter Park side for the return home, take blue runs back down from the top of Mary Jane. The daring among you can come home from Winter Park on Outhouse. For the experts among you, stay for the day on the Mary Jane side for the Needle's Eye, the Shoots, Trestle and all the others.

The gourmet chef of your household will love the kitchen. It is fully equipped. You'll want to plan your groceries, perhaps making a stop on the front range and then filling in at the local Safeway in Fraser.

More Details

Kari Jo McInturff
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 19, 2018

Why Kari Jo McInturff chose Winter Park

We designed our home to accommodate our family: Mom and Dad, their 3 grown kids, and their grandkids. So, there are four rooms for the adults, and 2 bunk rooms for the kids to share. Perfect!

What makes this house unique

On beautiful ski days, it is so nice to be able to park the car in the garage, put on our skis and go!. No parking hassles!


Winter Park House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 4250 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 18
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • Mountain ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Ski-In ...
  • Ski-Out ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Computer Available
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Downstairs Master - toilet , tub , shower , steam shower. separate tub.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , shower , J & J shared by two bunk rooms
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower , J&J shared by king rm and middle bunk rm
    Half bath - toilet , off great room
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 king , Upstairs with own shower bath
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , Downstairs with own shower bath
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , With own master tub and steam shower bath
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king , Upstairs. Shares J&J tub/shower bath with bunk rm
    Bedroom 5 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , 1 bunk bed , Double mattresses. Shares two J&J baths.
    Bedroom 6 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , 1 bunk bed , Double mattresses. Shares J&J bath
  • King size beds (4) 4 Master Suites, 3 of which have their own bathrooms. The 4th shares a Jack and Jill with the Middle Bunk room, Bunk Beds (2) The two kids' rooms each have one bunk bed with double mattresses, top and bottom. The bunk rooms share two jack and jill bathrooms.
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Balcony ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Sauna ...
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
Enjoy the fully provisioned gourmet kitchen featured in Signature Kitchens and Baths, 4 bedrooms have King beds, 2 bunk rooms have 1 bunk each sleeping 4 (double mattress top and bottom.) Ski down to the base of Winter Park, ski home from the base of Mary Jane. Kari Jo welcomes texts with all your questions.


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(12 traveler reviews)

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Exclusive Ski in Ski Out in Gated Community at Mary Jane Base
average rating of 5.0 based on 12 reviews

Fantastic property!

  • 5 of 5

We are an extended family of 10 from the UK who have skied at Winter Park a number of times over the last 10 years (we love it!) - we've never stayed at 165 Bridger's Cache before however, and we chose it because our children (6 in total) are now young adults aged 16-23 years and we needed plenty of space to spread out. The property offered that and much more, it was spacious and luxurious and all of the bedrooms were really large and comfortable, the kids loved the hot tub and we all enjoyed cooking in the well stocked kitchen. We loved the fact that it was ski in- ski out and also that Kari Jo McInturff (the Property Manager) was just down the road and could help us out any time we needed it. She offered a superb service and was always on the end of the phone or able to drop in when we needed her (which wasn't much as everything in the house worked perfectly). We stayed in the house for 10 days over the Christmas period and all had the most amazing time and we'll definitely stay at the same property again if it's available next time we visit Winter Park. Thanks again Kari Jo.

  • Submitted: Feb 4, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Julia, so looking forward to you and your family's next visit to Winter Park, Colorado. Thank you for such a nice review. Kari Jo McInturff
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Gorgeous properties and loved the mountain!

  • 5 of 5

We had a group of eighteen divided up between Bridger's Cache and the Campbell's Castle House. Both properties were absolutely delightful ..........clean, well maintained, everything in working order, well set up kitchens and each house could have easily slept more people.

The manager of the Castle, Kari-Jo was very busy the week we were there plowing snow because we had so much. Thank you Kari -Jo for making sure we could get out the day we all left?

Both houses are listed as ski in/ ski out but that is a bit of a stretch as it does take a little work to do that.

Would we come back? Absolutely!

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very nice and we enjoyed our time in Winter Park. Would definitely return!

  • 5 of 5

It was a great home and our family had a great time during our stay in Winter Park.

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Loved it!

  • 5 of 5

We were a group of 3 families, 6 adults and 10 kids (ages 6-19yo). The house fit us beautifully. Three of the king bedrooms have their own baths, so the adults each had one of those. Then the kids shared 3 bedrooms and 2 baths. The foosball table was a hit with all the kids while the hot tub after skiing was a hit for the adults! The beautiful round dinning table sat all the kids together and they had such a blast playing games around the table (telephone, pass it, etc). The ski-in/ski-out was a little more complicated as it was a 10' hill down to the catwalk run which took us to bottom of Winter Park hill. Going down was fine, but coming back out was not as easy for all of us. But we figured out a short walk down from MJ base was not a bad alternative.

  • Submitted: Feb 26, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Awesome, please come again and enjoy the mountains.
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BEST HOUSE EVER!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • 5 of 5

We were a group of 12 from PA. We had adult couples and singles. The house was great! We spent all of our time there when not on the mountain. Cooked breakfast and dinner everyday. Rent a 4 wheel drive vehicle if you are staying here the shuttle from MaryJane stops running at 5 pm. We did not rent and Elena was so nice in helping us get around that issue. The highlights of the house are the hot tub, heated floors, and the comfy beds. We used the outside grill to cook our steaks which were great. The kitchen had everything we needed including a vast selection of spices. There was two master bedrooms with tv's and one of the bunk rooms had a tv as well. The trail to get to WinterPark was located about 25 feet up the road and is more doable for skiers the riders had flat zone at the end. Elana went above and beyond to take care of any questions I had before and during our stay. I cannot say enough good things about her. This was our first time at WinterPark and we came from out of state so we didn't know what to expect. It was easy getting there from Denver airport. If we visit again I would definitely stay here again. I strongly suggest anyone thinking of staying here to DO IT! Our friends who didn't come were JEALOUS!

  • Submitted: Apr 16, 2015
  • Stayed: January 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great family vacation home for skiers with kids!!!

  • 5 of 5

My family and friends stayed here over President's weekend. There were 15 people in our group including 7 kids: ages 13, 12, 12,9,9,8,and 5. There was more than enough room for all of us and it was nice that the kids had a "wing" of the house to themselves to hang out and play. The radiant heating in the floors was also a perk and we never even felt cold when it was -4 degrees outside! We didn't rent a 4 wheel drive but wish that we had because the driveway is a little steep and slippery when covered with snow. It would have been no big deal with a different vehicle.

---The hot tub was so perfect and it felt great to just relax after a day of skiing. It was perfectly located right out the patio doors of the great room. In the entryway downstairs, there was an area to hang all of your coats and a place for you to dry your ski boots and gloves. The great room was huge and was a great place for all of us to just spend time talking about the events of the day. The home really had so many neat and carefully thought through amenities. We were really impressed and it was perfect for our family and friends. The kids and adults had a blast.

----Now on to what we learned about the mountain. We had never skied Winter Park before and here are some tips if bringing kids. The property is ski in/out. You have to walk a short distance (20 yards maybe) to ski down to the cat walk to winter park. To ski in you have to ski down the mary jane trail and you are able to ski right to the garage door if there is snow coverage on the road. Everyday we strapped our boot and skis on and headed down to WP to ski that side and only went to the Mary Jane side when wanting to go back to the house. The green runs at Winter Park are pretty flat and our kids had a hard time with them. We had to let them ski with poles for the first time because the adults got tired of waiting on them and "slinging" them with our poles. On the last day we skied, we decided to hike from the house to the Mary Jane base and just ski on that side instead of starting on the WP side. Even though that was quite a hike for a bunch of Texas folks in high altitude, it was a much better day of skiing for all of us. The kids were much less frustrated. All of our kids were intermediate skiers.

-----Overall, I would highly recommend this home. It was a wonderful experience and the owner is very hands-on. Thank you for sharing your beautiful home with us and letting us make wonderful memories.

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2015
  • Stayed: February 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
100 Miles
Denver International
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
US Highway 40
Car: recommended

We are in a small private home subdivision at the base of Mary Jane. It is 250 yards down the catwalk on foot or skis to the base of Winter Park. To drive, however, one goes out the Mary Jane road to the south, and then hairpins back to the north down Hwy 40 to get to the restaurants, etc, in the town of Winter Park.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $3,000
Cleaning $575
Tax Rate 11.2%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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