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Awesome scenery from highest cabin on Michigan Hill

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,180 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

2br, 2bath Mountain Cabin 45 Minutes Outside Of Breckenridge

Come and enjoy awesome views of the Rocky Mountains. Pikes Peak can be seen 60 miles away. 20 miles to the north is Mt. Evans which has the highest road in the USA. A must do!!

Our cabin sits at 10,000 feet on top of Michigan Hill in a quiet, peaceful setting. Elk and mule deer can be seen in the yard at times. There are lots of birds and other small wildlife. Pike National Forest is only three miles away with unlimited fun for all.The Colorado Trail is only 2 miles from the front porch for day hiking or using the house as a base. The Inner mountain trail is part of a 400 mile moderately difficult system

It's just 45 minutes to Breckenridge, 1 hours to Denver, and 1.75 hours to Colorado Springs. The 4 WHEELING is also unreal with an untold number of miles of trails in the mountains. You have to see this place to believe it.

If you want to get away from the hustle and bustle of crowds and the city, this is the place for you!

HIGHLIGHTS: Watching the mountains, hiking, skiing, 4 wheeling, fishing, wildlife viewing.

More Details

Owner
Steven Long
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
50%
Calendar last updated:
November 24, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Before we rented I really wondered if this cabin was going to have incredible mountain views? WOW!! That was an understatement! If I were an owl my head would have been spinning! Lots of wild life, deer, rabbits,birds, and we found some bear tracks in road! This is a quiet location, very little traffic and at night the stars will hang over your head! When you stand out on the sky deck its like you're on top of the world. This is one of the most breath taking valleys we have ever seen! When you come over the Kenosha Pass from the east end of the valley on 285, be prepared for your mouth to drop open and you don't know where to look first!! We would return to this cabin in a heart beat. The owners where very helpful and feel like we can call them friends after staying in their cabin.
Jun 2010
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Amenities

Michigan Hill Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1180 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Telescope
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Upstairs bath has washer and dryer.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 bunk beds = 4 people
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

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Awesome scenery from highest cabin on Michigan Hill
average rating of 5.0 based on 11 reviews
5

Amazing views! Great location. Well equipped

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here a few years ago and we're so pleased to be able to stay again. This cabin is in one of the most beautiful spots. The views are to die for. It is equipped with anything that you need for a fun and comfortable weekend or week or more.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
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5

great!

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect ! Had everything that we needed and then more. Slept great and had three rocker recliners and a reclining couch. The elk heard visited us every evening even saw a white buffalo! hope to return one day, the only thing I needed was more time there!

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful views from a contemporary cabin

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our summertime stay on Michigan Hill! The views of the plains to the South and the mountains to the West are beautiful and change throughout the day. Weather was cool with intermittent rain showers rolling in from the mountains. Although a couple of neighboring cabins are visible, we never actually saw anyone and it was very private. Kitchen was reasonably stocked with cookware and service for six and even included some tea and coffees, oils and vinegars, and spices. The owners provided maps of the area. We enjoyed hiking to the Georgia Pass from the Jefferson creek area. New WiFi worked well enough for us to get cell calls and SMS. It was a great value and a restful time.

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
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5

Great Cabin, wonderful views, peace and quiet!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time. We found the cabin spacious, well decorated, and perfect for our trip. We saw wildlife nearly every day, including 9 elk standing the lower field one morning. The beds were comfortable, space was amble, and decor enjoyable. We loved the views from the deck and the secluded atmosphere. We traveled to Denver, Colorado Springs, and several other places and found the location convenient and centrally located to everything. The owner was very nice and acommodating. We had cell signal and the wifi worked great. We had plenty of space in the kitchen and dining areas for breakfasts and dinners. The wrap around lower deck and upstairs deck were perfect for relaxing and enjoying the scenery. I would recommend this rental to anyone traveling to this area and we would definitely stay again!.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing views!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay! The expansive views of South Park can't be beat. The home was clean and had everything we needed to get away from it all. There were many extras like a well-stocked bookshelf, movies, and puzzles, which we enjoyed. The beds were plenty comfortable too.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing views!

  • 5 of 5

We went for a long weekend and had a very relaxing time. Jefferson Lake and many hiking trails are nearby, but we spent a lot of time just hanging out on the deck looking at the view and watching wildlife. The house is comfortable and stocked with everything you would need- just bring your own food! I would recommend an AWD if you go in the winter- the driveway is short, but up a steep hill and around a curve. We would definitely go back to stay again in the future.

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
70 Miles
Denver
Nearest Barpub
16 Miles
Fairplay
Nearest Train
65 Miles
Denver
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Colorado 285
Nearest Ski
50 Miles
Breckinridge
Car: necessary

Ski: We are located about 45 minutes from Breckenridge. 1 hour from Keystone. 1 hour 15 minutes from Copper Mountain.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Damage Deposit $300

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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