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Chaparral entrance gate seen from 60X/Dave Wood Rd.

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  • Minimum stay:6 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Chalet
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Only 1/2 hour drive to Telluride's endless festivals, this light, bright custom designed 2000 sq foot cottage which sleeps 4-6 persons, is located on 35 acres, just 18 minutes from Ridgway off highway 62 on the way to Telluride.

Home to varied wildlife, it lies at approximately 8500 ft elevation amongst aspen groves and ponderosa pines. Watch the deer and elk through the spacious windows, and relax on the deck with a cool drink and watch the skies glow while the sun goes down behind the mountains. You will enjoy the 70 degree temps and cool mountain air in the summertime!

If you climb up 300 feet behind the house, you will experience amazing views of the end of the Mt Sneffels mountain range.

Amenities are as follows:

• Spacious bright living room with seating for 6+ persons with wood burning fireplace
. Completely equipped designer stainless steel kitchen with dual fuel range, French door refrigerator with icemaker, microwave, and dishwasher and knotty alder cabinetry
. Upstairs master suite (king bed) with 3 sided gas fireplace and TV/home theater in armoire
• Full bath with dual sinks, whirlpool tub and HUGE shower with jets
• Bright guest bedroom w/murphy queen bed and TONS of cabinetry and SEPARATE walk in closet and private showered bath; fold down desk if you prefer to use this room as a study
• Cosy sitting/dining room with table for up to 8 persons
• Laundry room: washer/dryer and plenty of storage
. Two car garage
. HUGE deck with 5 person hot tub and patio furniture

Ridgway is the northern entrance of the scenic San Juan Skyway, an All-American Road, which serves as a crossroad for commerce, transportation, history and scenery. The San Juan Skyway, one of the most spectacular roadways in the U.S., winds through unmatched scenery — it is a photographer’s dream.

Nestled in the picturesque Uncompahgre Valley and surrounded by majestic snow-capped peaks of the Cimarron and San Juan Mountains, Ridgway is the “Gateway to the San Juans.” The movies True Grit and How the West was Won were both shot in the area.

There are many activities for families to enjoy while they are in the area:
Historic/scenic driving, walking, hiking, biking, river rafting, kayaking, ATV and 4x4 jeep touring, hot balloon adventures, horseback riding, hot springs soaking, rock climbing, tennis (in Ridgway Town Park), golfing (The Divide Ranch and Club on Log Hill), in addition to camping, boating, fishing and walking in Ridgway State Park. Visit Mesa Verde National Park cliff dwellings; also take in the Black Canyon of the Gunnison with its spectacular canyon views and cool Gunnison River waters just east of Montrose.

Additionally, Telluride offers festivals almost every weekend of the summer season. Telluride has four waterfalls, high-altitude mining towns, the highest concentration of 14,000-ft. peaks in North America and the most high-altitude passes.

Colorful hiking includes fields of wildflowers that begin to bloom in June and peak in July, with yellows, reds and burnt orange color in late September and early October.

We offer full concierge services in summer and winter and would be delighted to arrange airport transfers, horseback riding, river rafting, guided hikes/walks, mountain biking, private chef, butler/home stocking services; in winter we offer concierge services to arrange ski/snowboard equipment rental fittings AT YOUR HOME, ski/snowboard instruction, snowmobiling, dogsledding, etc., etc.

Keywords: Rocky Mtn vacation escape; secluded mountain chalet; get ready to be amazed by a plethora of outdoor activities, stargazing; wildlife; quaking aspens and COOL, cool mountain air! Only 18 minutes to Ridgway; 1/2 hour to Telluride.

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Member since: 2009

Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, italian
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/27/2016

Property Type

  • Chalet
  • 1980 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Concierge

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Well trained are welcome!...moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower, jetted tub

    Dual sinks, lots of cabinetry storage...moreless

  • Custom wood cabinetry with luxurious granite countertops and undermount sinks with bronze faucets. HUGE Rocky Mtn shower with 6 foot whirlpool tub and 3 sided fireplace in master bath complement master suite....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Custom designer home with radiant heat wood floors tucked away amongst the aspens and ponderosa pines! Walk 300 feet up the hill for incredible views of the end of the Sneffels Range in the San Juan Mountains! Very comfortable queen murphy bed in 2nd bedroom or use as office w/fold down desk. Also comfortable sofa bed in sitting room. Home theater with surround sound featured in main living room and upstairs master BR....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    a few are in the armoire in the living room...moreless

  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable:

    DirecTV...moreless

  • Stereo:

    Surround sound home theater in living room and master bedroom....moreless

  • Television:

    55' retractable flat screen...moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Walk up Sky Mountain Ranch Rd for incredible vistas of Sneffels Range or hike up our lot behind the house for equally breathtaking views....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Parasailing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    3 bar stools at kitchen island/breakfast bar; separate dining room oval table seats 8 persons....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace:

    3 sided fireplace in Master Suite...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Radiant in floor heat - wonderful on the tootsies! PLUS house faces south so lots of solar gain through the big living room windows!...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Leather sofa, loveseat and recliner and large coffee table....moreless

  • Parking
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace:

    Living room; plenty of wood in garage...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Serious cookware here!! We have photos of all drawers FULL of all utensils you could ever imagine!...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Stainless super quiet GE...moreless

  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator:

    SS French door LG...moreless

  • Stove:

    Dual fuel GE range, ie. gas stovetop, electric convection oven...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Boat:

    On Ridgway Reservoir or Ridgway State Park...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    wood fired fire pit and plenty of chairs and tables...moreless

  • Golf:

    Divide Ranch & Club on Loghill Mesa - 25 mins above Ridgway -- an amazing golf course-incredible mountain views and clubhouse/restaurant.Call for hours.OR playCobble Creek or The Bridges in Montrose....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    On Ridgway Reservoir or Ridgway State Park...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard:

    World class skiing and boarding from Mountain Village above town of Telluride!...moreless

  • Tennis:

    In town of Ridgway or Telluride or Montrose...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Jetted Tub

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter/ski season
Nov 24 - Apr 2, 2017
6 night min stay
$450
$3,150 $10,800
My Standard Rate
6 night min stay
$325 $325
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,950 $7,800
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $50
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Clean fee per person $50
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

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Location

50 Miles
Nearest Airport
Montrose
12 Miles
Nearest Barpub
True Grit, Ridgway
18 Miles
Nearest Golf
Divide Ranch & Club, Loghill, above Ridgway
100 Miles
Nearest Train
Grand Junction
0.12 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Highway 62
12 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Thai Paradise, Ridgway CO
30 Miles
Nearest Ski
Mountain Village above town of Telluride

Car: Necessary

Only 25 minutes to Divide Ranch & Club's 18 hole golf course with incredible San Juan vistas and very cozy clubhouse with full kitchen!

The wildlife is abundant here. Deer and elk make this property their home; you will hear the coyotes across the way when they are ready to feast! Sometimes you will see eagles, turkeys, and grouse or less frequently bobcat, porcupine and bear are seen. Wildflowers abound in the summer and springtime.

The Autumn colors are truly a wonder with reds, gold and oranges.

You can hike and bike right out the front door on trails and dirt roads around the house; below the house, the Whiskey Charlie county trail (4.8 miles) leads you along the abandoned railroad grade to Brown Ranch.

Mountain bikes can be rented in Ridgway/Telluride; hike on the National Forest trails with access from many of the neighboring roads.

Check out the hot springs in both Ouray and near Ridgway. And don't forget to let the stars awe you at night from the deck!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: As a custom home builder and interior designer, we chose this incredible mountain location as a getaway from the city and traffic of SW Florida. The only traffic you run into here is elk across your road and driveway! Ouray County has one sole traffic light and Telluride has none!! We so much appreciate being the single residence on our own 35 acre parcel in the 300 acre subdivision named Sky Mountain Ranch! The aspens individual green leaves 'quake' in the summertime and provide cool breezes and shade. There are so many outdoor activities close by - visit summer farmers' markets; go whitewater rafting, hiking, mountain climbing, biking, kayaking on rivers and Ridgway Reservoir and golfing at the Divide Ranch & Club or The Bridges or Cobble Creek in Montrose or Devil's Thumb in Delta, CO.

Why the Owner Chose Placerville, CO, USA:
We chose this location as it is only 18 minutes to Ridgway and 1/2 hour to Telluride. There are so many outdoor activities close by - in winter enjoy Telluride's world class skiing and snowboarding and snowmobiling. In summertime, visit the open air farmers' markets; go 4x4 offroading, whitewater rafting, hiking, mountain climbing, touring and biking, kayaking on rivers and boating at Ridgway Reservoir and golfing at the Divide Ranch & Club or be our guest at Cornerstone - a Greg Norman mountain course, voted #1 in new mountain golf courses by GOLF magazine.

The Unique Benefits at this Chalet:
Peace and serenity, cool mountain breezes, country cafes and summer open air concerts will draw you back year after year!


Contact us

Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, italian
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/27/2016

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Photos

  • Chaparral entrance gate seen from 60X/Dave Wood Rd.

    Chaparral entrance gate seen from 60X/Dave Wood Rd.

  • Summer garden view at Alpenhaus

    Summer garden view at Alpenhaus

  • View of kitchen and serving bar and foyer.

    View of kitchen and serving bar and foyer.

  • Dining room and sitting room.

    Dining room and sitting room.

  • Master suite w/bath w/double sinks and 3 sided fireplace and bed.

    Master suite w/bath w/double sinks and 3 sided fireplace and bed.

  • Patio and hot tub at Alpenhaus

    Patio and hot tub at Alpenhaus

  • Winter view

    Winter view

  • Hot Springs Spa hot tub for 5 persons, wonderful for stargazing!

    Hot Springs Spa hot tub for 5 persons, wonderful for stargazing!

  • Black Canyon Park about 1 hr -great visitors ctr & video of area history & walks

    Black Canyon Park about 1 hr -great visitors ctr & video of area history & walks

  • View from County Road 7

    View from County Road 7

  • Winter paradise at Sky Mountain

    Winter paradise at Sky Mountain

  • Your hosts on a Bear Creek Trail above Telluride

    Your hosts on a Bear Creek Trail above Telluride

  • Front of secluded mountain chalet w/ lge liv room windows and porch on left side

    Front of secluded mountain chalet w/ lge liv room windows and porch on left side

  • Side garden view of Alpenhaus

    Side garden view of Alpenhaus

  • Spacious bright living room with wood burning or gas fireplace.

    Spacious bright living room with wood burning or gas fireplace.

  • Master bedroom with king size bed.

    Master bedroom with king size bed.

  • Master bath whirlpool tub.

    Master bath whirlpool tub.

  • Outside seating area around fire pit at Alpenhaus

    Outside seating area around fire pit at Alpenhaus

  • Deck on front side of house.

    Deck on front side of house.

  • Winter hot tubbing!

    Winter hot tubbing!

  • Ballooning in Ridgway

    Ballooning in Ridgway

  • Ouray County Rodeo, Labor Day, Ridgway

    Ouray County Rodeo, Labor Day, Ridgway

  • View of Telluride from gondola to Mountain Village

    View of Telluride from gondola to Mountain Village

  • Horseback adventure

    Horseback adventure

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This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Wednesday, November 30, 2016

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