The Mountain Belle is part of the Skihuts and Summer Cabins between Ouray and Silverton Colorado at 11,500' on Red Mountain Pass. Located on the top of Red Mountain Pass on the famous Million Dollar Highway (Hwy 550) in the heart of the San Juan Mountains. 1 mile east of highway (550) on a dirt road, Co Rd 14 or 285 on a Google Map.
Newly constructed, built for comfort, simple, not fancy, with a rustic, remote, atmosphere. Fully equipped kitchen, solar powered lights, south facing deck, an abundance of large windows, with spectacular high alpine views. Warm, dry, quiet, without everyday distractions, no phone or TV, just spectacular mountains to enjoy.
This cabin has no water. We keep 5 gallon containers at the cabin that can be filled with good safe drinking water from outside of the Artist Cabin 10 minutes away. NO shower. There are showers available at the Hot Springs pool in Ouray.
Mid October to Mid June "Ski in Ski out" or snowshoe, no road access.
Summer access is less than a mile up a good dirt road. We do recommend 4 wheel drive with some clearance and power as the road is steeper than average and can be slippery when wet. Driveway access 4 wheel drive only. ie 2 wheel drive SUV probably ok on the road but not for the driveway.
Nearby Ouray, Ridgway, Teluride, Durango, and Silverton offering shopping, music and film festivals, mine tours, hot springs, fishing, train rides, museums and more. Endless recreation in some of the Rockies most beautiful mountains. Walk out the door to skiing, hiking, 4 wheel drive ATV trails, road or mountain biking, snowboarding, sledding, mining ruins and ghost towns.
DOWNSTAIRS BEDROOM with Full Size Bed (double bed), Sleeping loft with mattresses. KITCHEN fully equipped with propane stove and all cooking utensils. Kitchen sink (no running water). Water needs to be brought in from other cabins or from in town (containers provided). BATHROOM with toilet only (water needs to be added to RV toilet). Wood burning stove with wood indoors ready to keep you warm. Large south facing deck with gas barbeque.
Great value, affordable family rates, children free. Perfect for couples, families or a few friends. Sleeps up to 8.
This cabin is simple, not fancy, but comfortable with all the basics.
20 Minutes from Silverton 35 minutes from Ouray.
4 wheel drive or 2 wheel drive SUV with clearance recommended. 1 mile on a 4 wheel drive dirt road.
NO SMOKING anywhere on the property
Forest Service FIRE BAN SUMMER 2018. NO OUTSIDE FIRES or smoking
NO Linen Service. You must bring your own sleeping bags or bedding, towels.
There is NO cleaning service. You must clean and leave the cabin as you found it, supplies are provided. If you do not clean everything or follow the "before you leave" instructions you may loose your damage deposit.
DO NOT INCLUDE # OF CHILDREN IN # OF GUESTS WHEN MAKING A RESERVATION
MINIMUM 2 NIGHTS REQUIRED If a single night is all that is available it may be rented please contact us.
Or take a look at our other cabins in the same area, listed with VRBO #195787 The Addie S Cabin and #313496 The Artist Cabin.