Enjoy getting away at this 2-bedroom, 2-bath custom vacation rental cottage in Dumont. Year-round Mill Creek is steps outside the front door with over 400 feet of water frontage on the property. Towering pine and colossal aspen trees surround you in every direction, while park-like landscaping adds to the ambiance.The 723,000-acre Arapaho National Forest borders the property with a great number of hiking, fishing, and recreational opportunities, ensuring an exciting getaway for up to 4 guests!
Master Bedroom: Queen Bed | Bedroom 2: Full Bed
Enter the newer stone and stucco cottage to find a very comfortable home. The exposed beamed, vaulted ceiling provides a sense of openness to the house and offers room for your spirit to soar.
Please enjoy this property with the deepest respect for the fragile ecosystem. You very well may spot a mountain lion, moose, or bear, along with numerous other critters and birds during your stay.
Two carefully appointed bedrooms and baths await your arrival. Large windows allow you to commingle with nature, the creek, and natural environment.
A Jotul wood-burning stove in the living room area adds to the warmth of the home both aesthetically and functionally. Melt into the comfortable sofa while enjoying the fire and a movie.
In the kitchen, you’ll find attractive leathered granite counters, ample cabinet space, all the necessary cooking and serving utensils, a dishwasher, stainless steel refrigerator, and an imported Italian 5-burner stainless steel convection range.
The lower level has a guest room with a full-sized antique bed and a full bathroom with a walk-in shower.
Up the stairs, you’ll find the Master Suite. This open loft-style bedroom features a queen-sized bed, telescope, an expansive walk-in closet, and walk-out balcony overlooking the landscaping, creek, and forest. An absolutely gorgeous 5-piece master bath includes 2 vanities with sinks, a deep bathtub, walk-in shower, marble and ceramic tiling, and a bubbled glass block window.
The small community of Mill Creek Park, surrounded by the Arapaho National Forest, is a combination of private full-time residents and part-time vacation homes. This is one of those places where lifetime memories are made - it is the perfect destination for a honeymoon or romantic getaway!
The home is located at the end of Mill Creek Road, affording both quiet and privacy. The foliage is abundant with many varieties of native wildflowers making it nearly tropical, a rarity in dry Colorado. With extremely limited light pollution, stargazing is a popular activity.
Located in Clear Creek County, the recreational opportunities are vast with easy access to world-class skiing, rafting, zip lining, museums, restaurants, snowshoeing, and the famous Georgetown Loop Railway. Situated midway (3 miles off I-70) between the metropolitan area of Denver and the Alpine Resorts of Summit County, this home makes a great starting point for any Colorado adventure.
Take a 15-minute drive east to Idaho Springs and tour the Argo Gold Mine, go river rafting, or take an exhilarating zip-line tour. There are a variety of options for shopping and dining in the area.
Drive 25 minutes west to discover the wonderful city of Georgetown. Hop aboard the Georgetown Loop Railroad and enjoy a scenic train ride through the mountains. Visit the many museums, shops, and restaurants in the area, including The Happy Cooker for outstanding breakfast.
Don't forget that you are close to Loveland Ski Area, A-Basin and Keystone! Grab your skis and have a great day on the slopes to finish off your vacation!
THE EVOLVE DIFFERENCE
Evolve Vacation Rental Network is on a mission to make vacation rental easy for guests. Every property in our network has been vetted and verified so you can book with confidence. If you have questions prior to your trip, we are happy to assist you 7 days a week. During your stay, your designated Guest Contact will be available 24/7 to help with any issues that may arise.
Key Residence Features:
- Amenities include a fully equipped kitchen, wood-burning stove, gas grill (one bundle of wood provided per stay), flat-screen TV with DVD player, central heating, in-unit laundry machines, and much more
- Marvelous Dumont location - A private property offering scenic views and easy access. Close to skiing, Georgetown, Idaho Springs, rafting, hiking, fishing, skiing and other activities!
- PLEASE NOTE: This property is not suitable for children
- No smoking
- No pets allowed
- No events, parties or large gatherings
- No illegal drugs
- No firearms or open fires
- Not suitable for children
- Limit 2 vehicles at the property at one time
- Must be at least 25 years old to book
- Additional fees and taxes may apply
- Photo ID may be required upon check-in