|Minimum Stay||3 nights|
Unsurpassed Rocky Mountain views! Perfect for hiking,skiing (just 20 minutes away), unsurpassed views, honeymoon, anniversary or weddings. Very romantic yet unlimited activities: hiking, biking, Red Rocks concerts only 35 minutes away, 4 wheeling, cross country skiing, snow shoeing, exploring Saint Mary’s Glazier or just reading a book if you can stop looking at the unbelivable views. This green home is located only 4 miles from interstate 70 and Idaho Springs or Central City on six acres of mountain paradise. Spectacular views of the continental divide and the 14,000 foot peaks viewed through the extensive south facing windows. Gambling is just a few minutes away in the city of Black hawk. Designed in coordination with engineers at National Renewable Energy Laboratories as a super efficient net zero carbon home. Power is by way of photovoltaic panels and wind turbine without sacrificing luxury. Construction of this very green home completed in 2009. The 2200sf luxurious off grid home has a zero carbon footprint without compromising comfort.
Remote location: Home is located three miles off Fall River (blacktop road) and is at 9600 feet in elevation. The last mile is not a county maintained road. Four wheel drive is strongly recommended during winter months.
Diane is a native of Evergeen Colorado and Mike is from Kentucky. Mike moved here in 1983 fresh out of college and fell in love with Diane and the mountains. We fufilled our dream of building a carbon net zero (green) mountain home in 2009. Mike is a former employee of National Renewable Energy Laboratory and Diane works with special needs children.
Mike Sowder purchased this house in 2008
Unsurpassed views of 14 thousand foot peaks and the continental divide while living in luxury. Far enough away from the city to get the true feel of the Rocky Mountains yet close enough to enjoy city activities. The clear mountain air and freedom from light pollution provides amazing star gazing. Truly spectacular home and location!
Our home was designed by a National Renewable Energy Laboratories engineer and featured on local TV stations. numerous engineering, design and architectural associations have toured the home for its green features.
Unlimited hiking, biking, 4 wheeling, cross country skiing, snow shoeing, exploring Saint Mary’s Glazier or just relaxing. This green home is located only 4 miles from interstate 70 and 5 miles from historic Idaho Springs and Central City on six acres of mountain paradise. Spectacular views of the continental divide and 14,000 foot peaks are viewed through the extensive south facing windows. Gambling is just a few minutes away in the city of Black hawk. Designed in coordination with engineers at National Renewable Energy Laboratories construction of this very green home was completed in 2009. The 2200sf luxurious off grid home has a zero carbon footprint without compromising comfort.
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3 night minimum stay
|Refundable damage deposit||$500|
|Notes||The $500.00 deposit is due upon reservation and reserves the home for you. Fully refundable if cancelled within thirty days of your stay. Payment is due in full one month prior to your stay.|
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (USD) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.