Beautiful Vintage Full Log Cabin overlooking Lake Granby and the Continental Divide.
Relax, Refresh, Renew, Reacquaint yourself with You and Your Family! Peaceful and quiet yet available activities abound. Winter, Summer, Spring & Fall. Ski, Snowshoe, Sled, Snowmobile, Boat. All Seasons-Fish, Chill, Hike, Explore, Stargaze and so much more. Wireless High Speed Internet.
Views to die for! Big picture windows in the large living and dining room to view Lake Granby, Byers Peak, Continental Divide and wildlife from within this cozy cabin. Lake and mountain views from kitchen, and 2 front bedrooms, on the deck or in the hammock! Nice wooded view from the 3rd bedroom. Large original brick wood burning fireplace.
This full log cabin is a ranch style.
It is all one level with some access for handicapped. Great for family gatherings-- from grandparents that might need to use a walker all the way to the little ones. Very easy access on well maintained, short, straight dead end road.-Peaceful all seasons. Our wooded lot has many healthy log pole pines with a large variety of natural alpine vegetation and flowers that seem to change weekly in the summer months. Views of aspen as well. Catch a glimpse of a stunning Alpenglow on the Continental Divide just before sunset! No city lights, Nature's lights-the stars and Milky Way. 3 minute walk to Beacon Landing Marina and Lake Granby. Boat rentals are available at Beacon Landing Marina. Beacon Landing can launch your own boat or go to nearby Stillwater boat launch for launching your own sail or power boat. From our cabin you can walk from Lake Granby to the Fishing/ Pumping Canal all the way to Shadow Mountain Reservoir.
For the hardy hikers, you can continue across the dam at the Headwaters of the Colorado River and hike the Shadow Mountain Trail into Grand Lake. A pleasant 5 mile rolling hills bike ride into the quaint downtown of Grand Lake.
Grand Lake is known for its boardwalk and spectacular Fourth of July fireworks display on the lake with the mountains in the background. It is also know for its ?Midnight Madness? New Year?s Eve fireworks display. They have lots of weekend activities all year long. Grand Lake is ?the snowmobiling capital of Colorado.? This area has 150 miles of the best snowmobiling trails in North America according several magazines. Lake Granby has awesome winter fishing tournaments. One tournament often offers a new pick-up truck as first prize! 3 minute walk to the fishing tournament on Lake Granby.
Great fishing year round! We get lots of sunshine even in the winter.
There are many 4WD trails near our cabin in nearby Arapahoe National Forest and other areas too. Just 5 miles south of Rocky Mountain National Park. The west entrance Kawuneeche Visitor Center stays open year round with programs and activities each season.
Trail Ridge Road from the west side of the park to the east side is generally open from Memorial Day through the end of October. It varies with the weather however. Elk rut and bugle in the fall. Snowshoeing hikes in the winter. Summer trails, hiking, horseback riding, and wildflowers. Spring animals emerge with their young. Three Public Golf Courses nearby: Grand Lake Golf Course and Touring Center, 18 R, Pole Creek Golf Club, 27 R, public Headwaters Golf Course, 18 R, public Orvis has a Golf Course currently under construction.
Minutes from 3 downhill ski resorts: Sol Vista Ski Resort, Winter Park Ski Resort, Mary Jane Ski Resort. Travel to these resorts from our cabin on scenic non congested well cleared county roads.