Located just west of downtown Gunnison on the tip of Dos Rios Island, 30 min. from Crested Butte, and 5 min. from the Gunnison County Airport on the Gunnison River with over 1,000 feet of private fishing and nestled between the Front and Back 9 at Dos Rios Golf Club.
Fully furnished, queen-size beds are in each of the two bedrooms, plus a comfortable pullout queen sofa/sleeper in the main living area. Cable TV & DVD Player, fully-equipped kitchen - (microwave, dishwasher, refrigerator, range/oven, pots, pans, dishes, coffee pot) and washer & dryer center. A roomy balcony overlooks the Main Branch of the Gunnison River, the bedroom windows open to the sights and sounds of the West Branch of the Gunnison to lull to sleep each restful night. The tree house has in floor, heat system to keep you extra cozy in the winter months. Summer time temperatures average around 72F. Excellent trout fishing is yours from March through December around the tip of the island and golf is just a cart ride away! Deer, fox, water fowl of all kinds and an occasional eagle are your closest neighbors.
The home is custom-built of cedar siding with lots of windows and a large redwood deck just for sittin'. You’re invited to come stay awhile, and enjoy this wonderful river setting.
The tree house is connected by an open breezeway to the gorgeous Tip of the Island House (VRBO #406630). Reserve both locations for larger groups up to 12 guests! Please contact us for special rates for both!
Gunnison River Tree House
Located just west of Gunnison , the Tree House is at the end of the road nestled between the main river and west branch of the Gunnison River. The cedar home boasts 2 bedrooms with 2 queen size beds, a comfortable fold out couch, and 1 full bath, easily sleeping 6 . Open the many windows and enjoy the sights and sounds of the river on both sides of the island.
With over 1,100 feet of private riverfront, world class fly fishing is at your doorstep, or just relax and watch the water flow by from the balcony or patio. To maintain the excellent trout population at the Tree House limit fishing to catch and release with barbless flies or lures. Live bait and power baits are not allowed. There are over 2000 miles of streams and rivers in Gunnison County. Enjoy water sports and fishing at Blue Mesa Reservoir or fish the Taylor Reservoir and the many area high mountain lakes.
Enjoy all of the restaurants and shopping opportunities in Gunnison or drive the short 28 miles to Crested Butte for even more choices. Mount Crested Butte skiing is 31 miles to the north with free transportation daily on Gunnison Valley RTA. Monarch ski resort is 47 miles to the east.
The Dos Rios 18- hole golf course is just across the road and boasts 17 holes directly on the Gunnison River or Tomichi Creek.
10% discount if rented along with the Tip of the Island http://www.mindyland.com/page.cfm?pageid=20017&lodgingid=877
Rates for the Tree House
Fall: 9/15 – 11/14 - $225/night
Winter: 11/15 – 03/14 - $200/night
Spring: 03/15 -95/31 - $225/night
Summer: 06/1 – 09/14 - $250/night
One-time Cleaning Fee of $140 plus 8.5% Lodging Tax
Holiday rates apply for Memorial Day, 4th of July, Thanksgiving, Labor Day, MLK Day Weekend, Spring Break, President’s Weekend, Christmas, and New Year.
Due to the serene setting and limited parking parties are not suitable.
No pets allowed.
Physical Address: 99 E. Cottonwood Rd
Coffee pot, dishes, dishwasher, washer/dryer, DVD player, HD TV, free WiFi, microwave, range, oven, refrigerator, BBQ grill
Local activities include: fishing, hunting, rafting, hiking, biking , rock climbing, golfing, hot-air balloon rides, concerts, aqua center, Ruby Cinema, observatory, national parks.
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