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Mountain Cabin the Artist - Red Mountain Pass $120/Night/2 Guests

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Last updated: 04/10/2017
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Sleeps:8
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Cabin
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Cabin, 3 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-8)

The ARTIST CABIN is part of the Skihuts and Summer cabins between Ouray and Silverton Colorado at 11,000' on Red Mountain Pass. Located right on the famous Million Dollar Highway (Hwy 550) in the heart of the San Juan Mountains.

The Artist cabin is an old mining cabin located at the Mining ghost town of Chatannoga recently renovated, not fancy but clean and comfortable, very private with no neighbors. It is solar powered, with most of the conveniences of home. It has spectacular panoramic high alpine views, warm, dry, quiet - a year round escape.

Very close to Ouray, Ridgway, Telluride, Durango, and Silverton offering shopping, music and film festivals, mine tours, train rides, museums and more. Endless recreation in some of the Rockies most beautiful mountains, out the door backcountry and cross country skiing, hiking, snowshoeing, central to all 4 wheel drive ATV trails, road or mountain biking, hot springs, snowboarding, sledding, fishing, mining ruins and ghost towns.

This cabin has 2 Bedrooms downstairs one with a King Bed and one with a Queen Bed, 1 bedroom upstairs with 4 singles (2 of these are a bunk bed). Open living area with fully equipped Kitchen, and dining, and great spring fed (drinkable) mountain water. 1 full bathroom, hot shower and a flush toilet. There is a large deck on the back of the cabin with gas BBQ, great mountain views and no neighbors. Ground level walk off deck leading to campfire area and mineral creek, beaver ponds and great mountain exploration.

These cabins are your your best value in this area, affordable family rates, nightly rate, children are free. Perfect for a couple, single family, multiple small families and small groups. Sleeps 8 maximum.

This property is easy to get to, 10 minutes from Silverton and 30 Minutes from Ouray on Highway 550.


NO Linen Service. You must bring your own sleeping bags or bedding.

NO cleaning service. You must clean and leave the cabin as you found it. This is really very easy, supplies are provided.

Keywords: Mountain, Cabin, Ski, Hut
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Member since: 2008

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 70%
Calendar last updated: 04/10/2017

Property Type

  • Cabin

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 8
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 2-8

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom


  • Books
  • Stereo


  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

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

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rafting
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming


  • Dining
  • Dining Area


  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone


  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove


  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill


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My Standard Rate
1 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates



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$120/Night (Nightly Rate for First 2 Adults, Additional Adults $27/adult/night) Dependent Children Free.

Group Rate $220/night for 3 or more nights : $240/night for up to 2 nights.

Winter weekends are group rate only.

Winter Weekdays $100/night for 2 Additional Adults $27/night

Off Season 40% Discount Mid April - End of May Mid Oct - Mid Nov

Holiday Rates may apply 3 night $720 4 night $880

9.9% Sales and Lodging tax

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Last updated: 04/10/2017
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Year Purchased: 2007

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
You want to stay here if you like being off on your own yet close to some really great attractions. They are quiet, without distractions, relaxing, located in a million dollar setting all by yourself. Great places to hang out and spend some really fun times with your friends.

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Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 70%
Calendar last updated: 04/10/2017

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  • Mountain Views Cabin from Hwy550

    Mountain Views Cabin from Hwy550

  • Deck


  • Deck View

    Deck View

  • Dining Kitchen

    Dining Kitchen

  • Living room, Piano Bedroom is through french doors.

    Living room, Piano Bedroom is through french doors.

  • Piano Queen Bedroom

    Piano Queen Bedroom

  • Bedroom View

    Bedroom View

  • Winter Snow

    Winter Snow

  • Chattanooga with Artist Cabin

    Chattanooga with Artist Cabin

  • Artist Cabin at 'Chatanooga'

    Artist Cabin at 'Chatanooga'

  • Deck View down valley towards Silverton

    Deck View down valley towards Silverton

  • Living and Dining

    Living and Dining

  • Living Room Views

    Living Room Views

  • King Bedroom

    King Bedroom

  • Queen Bedroom

    Queen Bedroom

  • Upstairs Bedroom

    Upstairs Bedroom

  • MacMillin Peak 'the backyard'

    MacMillin Peak 'the backyard'

VRBO #313496

This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Thursday, April 27, 2017

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