Moon Creek Cabin - Peace and Solitude - Winter Wonderland!(26 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-4 nights
- Property type:Cabin
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
2 bedroom cabin with high-end finishes. Forested stream and mountain setting.
For the nature lover, there is world-class hiking, cross-country skiing, hiking, biking, back country alpine touring, snow-shoeing, climbing and fishing right out the front door. Or take a very short drive to the James Peak and Indian Peaks Wilderness Areas and experience beautiful alpine lakes, native wildflower meadows and magical subalpine forest. If you like to ride your ATV or dirt-bike, then the Moon Creek Cabin offers a unique jumping off point to explore the old mining roads of Upper Moon Gulch and the historic mining town of Apex. Ride right from the cabin!
If you prefer a scenic drive, the Peak to Peak Highway is only two miles away and you can take a 10 minute drive to the funky town of Nederland with numerous good restaurants and unique gift shops. Or drive 45 minutes north, and visit Estes Park which is the gateway to Rocky Mountain National Park. To the south are the towns of Black Hawk and Central City, known for casinos and the Central City Opera. The progressive town of Boulder is only a 40 minute drive to the east where you can visit the famous Peal Street Mall and the hand-painted Dushanbe Tea House. Finally, we are only 75 minutes from Denver International Airport.
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Member since: 2007
- 1056 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 7
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Recreation Center
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Cross Country Skiing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Ice Skating
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Rock Climbing
- Ski Lift Privileges
- Ski Privileges Optional
- Water Tubing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
May 26 - Oct 1, 2017
4 night min stay
Rates are based on 4 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Rates are based on 4 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
- Pet Fee $40
- Cleaning Fee $125
- Refundable Damage Deposit $200
Please contact us for DISCOUNTS on last minute bookings or "fill-in bookings".
4WD or AWD vehicle with good tires REQUIRED during snowy months (generally mid-October to end of April)
NO-SMOKING inside the cabin.
PETS welcome if well behaved. Pets may NOT be left inside unattended (unless kenneled). Extra pet fees apply: $40 per pet minimum, with an extra $10 per night per pet for stays longer than 4 nights.
Please let us know if you need different payment terms.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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We are located just 2 miles from the small mountain town of Rollinsville, Colorado. Nederland, Colorado, located about 10 minutes away is a quaint mountain town with many festivals including Frozen Dead Guy Days in the winter, High Peaks Art Festival, Miners Day, and NedFest Music Festival in summer. We are only 40 minutes to Boulder, Colorado and 1 hour to Denver. In addition, Rocky Mountain National Park is 45 minute drive away, Breckenridge is 1.5 hours away, and Vail, CO is 2 hours away. Like gambling - go to Black Hawk or Central City, located about 25 minutes away.
Year Purchased: 2014
About the owner: My husband, Jeff, and I live in the area and have 2 young kids. I work full time as a plant ecologist and botanist and Jeff is a stone mason and artist. We love living in the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains where we have prairie grasslands ecosystems all the way up to alpine tundra in a distance of only nine miles. We loving hiking, mountain biking, skiing, and being outdoors. We are here to help you enjoy your stay, just give us a call or text if you have any questions.
Why the Owner Chose Black Hawk, CO, USA:
We purchased this property in January 2014 and completely remodeled it with high-end custom finishes. We fell in love with the cabin's location (at the end of a road) and the privacy it offers as well as the small stream in the backyard.
The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
Moon Creek Cabin is very private, yet only a short drive to nearby towns Rollinsville and Nederland and the big city of Denver. You will be surrounded by nature and have access to great hiking, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling or ATVing right from the doorstep. There is a small perennial stream in the backyard. We are also a short drive from Eldora Ski Resort. The cabin is very secluded and there are no neighbors. If you are looking for privacy in a beautiful forested mountain setting, this is the place!
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The cabin is quiet and secluded.
Kitchen with granite countertop and brand new stainless appliances.
Towering pine and aspen surround the cabin.
Custom tile work
HDTV with BluRay player and wifi internet.
View of Dining Room and Kitchen.
Moon Creek, a small year-round stream, in the backyard.
Moon Creek Cabin. One story.
Local wildflower (fireweed)
Colorado State Flower, the columbine
Campfires in summer
Living room with wood-burning stove.
Dining Room. Table expands to seat 6.
Overview of kitchen.
Full size and twin beds.
Brand new gas stove and microwave hood.
Lots of snow in winter!
Moon Creek Cabin and deck.
Google Earth Image
Local alpine lake, great summer hiking opportunity nearby.
Snowline Lake, a private stocked lake 10 min. away. Free passes!
Cross-Country Skiing in winter. Just right up the road.
This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Monday, January 23, 2017
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