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3 BR Vintage Real Log Cabin Lake Granby Year Round Fun!

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

Cabin, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 6)

Beautiful Vintage 3BR Full Log Cabin ~ Large Wood-Burning Fireplace, Flat Screen TV and Open Floor Plan overlooking Lake Granby and the Continental Divide. Less than 10 minutes from Rocky Mountain National Park. Great for Family Gatherings with 2 Queen beds, 1 Full bed, 1 Queen hide-a-bed, and 2 Folding Cots. Get Cozy by the Fire or Ski, Hike, Snowshoe, Snowmobile, Fish, ATV, Kayak, Golf. Grab the shuttle in Granby to Winter Park or Mary Jane ski resort or take the family to Sol Vista. Hot Sulphur Springs Spa is nearby too. Mix Business with Pleasure using our Wireless High Speed Internet. Over 150 Miles of Trails for ATV and Snowmobiles are near by ~ Snowmobile Capital of Colorado! Convenience when you arrive from hair dryer and toiletries to coffee and condiments so you don't have to rush to the store. Zen qualities ~ Yoga mat, blanket provided.

Rates range depending on the time of year. Winter (2 nt min). Summer (4 nt min) See rate schedule or book online. There is a one time $100 cleaning fee per visit.. Credit Cards or Personal Checks Accepted. Please check our calendar, call or text Bev. 303-386-5180 to book or book online.

Relax, Refresh, Renew, Reacquaint yourself with You and Your Family! Peaceful and quiet yet available activities abound at the nearby Marinas, RMNP and Grand Lake. Ski, Snowshoe, Sled, Snowmobile, Boat, Fish, Relax, Hike, Explore, Stargaze and so much more.

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. Outdoor Firepit in Summer and Fall.

This full log cabin is a ranch style. It is all one level. 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 as well as Hot Sulphur Springs Spa. Travel to these resorts from our cabin on scenic noncongested well cleared county roads.

Also close to groomed Cross Country Skiing and Snowshoeing, Rocky Mtn. National Park, Snow Mountain Ranch YMCA of the Rockies, Devil’s Thumb Cross Country Ski Area, Hot Sulfur Springs, Grand Lake Touring Center features a Full Moon Ski to a bonfire in January and February.

You can snowshoe and cross country ski as well as ATV and Snowmobile right from the cabin for free, of course you can hike too!

3 bedrooms. The front 2 bedrooms (the Lighthouse Room and the Western Room) face the lake. The Lighthouse Room has a queen size bed. The master bedroom has a queen size bed also. The living room also has a queen size hide-a-bed. 1 full bath. Kitchen has a breakfast bar and the same great views of Lake Granby and Byers Peak along with the Continental Divide. Completely new mattress sets as of July 11, 2014. Updated kitchen and hall wood floors in 2013.

Starry, starry nights are here! Moose, fox, elk and great horned owls like our natural surroundings and wander on our land. Eagles and Osprey soar overhead often. Ruby throated hummingbirds and Rufus hummingbirds abound!

This is our future retirement home and current get away. No abuse of the property or beautiful surroundings will be tolerated. We invite you to leave your cares behind and come enjoy the charm of a rustic full log cabin in an outstanding location.

I can give you many of Options to get to our cabin- plane, train or car.

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Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
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Calendar last updated:
April 26, 2017

About Beverly

Beverly is a retired Elementary School teacher. She taught Vocal Music, Kdgn, 3rd grade and Elementary Science. She is a nature enthusiast and enjoys going to schools in Colorado to teach the students and teachers about sea turtles and how we in Colorado affect the oceans. She is an advisor to Colorado Ocean Coalition, a non profit. Craig is a small business owner. Both Craig and Beverly take pleasure knowing visiting families are reconnecting when they get together and enjoy their wonderful real mountain lake log cabin. They have a wonderfully expanding family as their 4 grown children get married and have children of their own. Craig is also a singer/songwriter on guitar. They have a rescued little Chug...chihuahua/pug.

Beverly purchased this cabin in 2005

Why Beverly chose Rocky Mountain National Park

We were looking for a sailboat when we happened upon this wonderful old log cabin that had just been listed for sale. We couldn't resist the view of the Continental Divide, the proximity to Lake Granby, the wonderful natural vegetative lot, the log cabin's room layout and large red brick wood burning fireplace! It reminded us of the Lincoln Log cabins we built as children. Craig and I turned to each other and said, 'We need to put an offer on this.' We did, and the rest is history!

What makes this cabin unique

We love that our log cabin is a 'real' vintage full log cabin and has all the character that goes with it, yet it has modern conveniences. All natural vegetation (like RMNP) surroundings on our property that goes from the dirt road in the front to the dead road in the back of our cabin. Lots of wildflowers and shrubs and wildlife too.

We love to ski at Winter Park and Mary Jane and drive back to the cabin in no time with no traffic--all the traffic is going in the other direction toward Denver! We also enjoy the nearness of all the year round special activities the Town of Grand Lake has like the Winter Carnival, Buffalo Weekend, Arts & Crafts, Antique Wooden Boat show, Fall Festival and Fireworks on the 4th of July and again on New Year's Eve, but are so happy to be able to leave the hub-bub and drive 4 miles away to our peaceful dead end street looking out at the wildlife, lake and Rocky Mountains. We enjoy the full moon cross country ski at Grand Lake Touring Center in January and February. We enjoy cross-country skiing there during the day as they even have a trail where a person can cross country ski with their dogs--our grand-dog, Loki, loves to do that! We enjoy lying on the hammock day and night, relaxing or stargazing even if we have to get bundled up! We love to go to Rocky Mountain National Park and take their free guided hikes and things like photography classes. In the winter, we like to explore the trails on our snowshoes too. In the fall hearing the elk bugling is very special. We love it when the aspen trees turn gold in front of our cabin in the fall. Too much to tell. Very, very serene and peaceful. Bev's favorite place on earth is here at this cabin. She has read that the best Feng Shui is on a mountain near a lake, maybe that explains it. Great Rocky Mountain water from the tap and fresh air to breath in! There is even a yoga studio about a mile away, but I do keep a yoga mat for guests and my own use at the cabin. 'HEAVEN!' as one guest put it.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you for sharing your great mountain home with us. It was quiet and perfect for our family get together. We loved the east access to Rocky Mountain National Park and Grand Lake. Your place was so much more appropriate for us than more commercial rental properties. We have happy memories. Columbus, Ohio
Jun 2010
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Grand Lake Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Lake View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (2) Queen Beds in Master Bedroom and Lighthouse Themed Bedroom with comfy flannel sheets., Double Beds (1) Double Bed in Western Themed Bedroom with comfy flannel sheets., Twin or Single Beds (1) 2 oversized portable folding aluminum cots are available, some kids and men like to sleep on these with their own sleeping bags., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen size sofa bed in Great Room.
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Piano
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
  • Barbecue
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Wood Deck
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Housekeeping Service is available upon request for an additional charge . Free Iron and Small Ironing Board, Free Yoga Mat and blanket provided, Free Yoga VHS tape, Free 10# dumb bells, Pilates VHS tapes, Piano Keyboard, Acoustic Guitar in the cabin. Vintage Style Camp Fire Stools provided as well as low seat beach chairs. In the Spring, Summer and Fall there is a hammock and also a swing glider available.


Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(17 traveler reviews)

3 BR Vintage Real Log Cabin Lake Granby Year Round Fun!
average rating of 4.5882354 based on 29 reviews

Christmas 2016 for 4 Adults

  • 5 of 5

Bev's Rocky Mountain Lake Cabin was a true delight. Not a fancy, updated house where you are afraid to touch or break something. Roomy, comfortable, views and everything you could need or want in a true Rocky Mountain retreat. Fantastic giant fireplace, serviceable kitchen (we made Christmas Eve and Christmas Day dinners) and location! We were able to do a little last minute Christmas shopping in Fraser, enjoy a sleigh ride dinner at Snow Mountain Ranch and go Snowmobiling in Winter Park. We had snow almost every day and would have been perfectly willing to be snowed in. We will absolutely be back for a summer visit!

  • Submitted: Dec 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy you and your family had such a wonderful Christmas complete with winter activities at our cabin! We look forward to your return in the summer! Happy New Year!
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Had a great time!

  • 5 of 5

The house was roomy and comfortable and in a great location. Couldn't ask for a better experience. Owners were very responsive to any questions.

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for choosing to stay in our log cabin. We are so glad both you enjoyed it!
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The Perfect Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

We live in Dallas and was looking to get away from the big city, the heat and the busy life. "BevsRockyMountainLakeLogCabin's" was the perfect place. There were deer roaming in the yard in the morning, closely located to so many hiking trails we had a hard time deciding on the right one and nestled right in between two towns nearby that had anything we might have needed. I'd definitely recommend this spot for anyone looking in the area. Thanks for the memories and we will definitely be back.

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you both enjoyed our cabin and the area as much as we do! We will be happy to have you return!
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  • 1 of 5

Bev was very accommodating and provided us with a wealth of information and things that she liked doing in the area. However, we were dissatisfied with the whole experience. When we arrived the natural vegetation was overgrown and the outdoor furniture was overturned and was not what was in the pictures. Entering the cabin it felt musty,dusty ,and cluttered with the owner's personal items. The beds were rumpled and there were many flies. Everything seemed like it could use some spring cleaning. There was a heavy smoke smell from the big wood burning fireplace. For the price I feel that you shouldn't have to wash everything and air out the cabin for comfort. I felt like we rented some mountain man's cabin from the 1800 's that had a big screen TV . Needless to say we left after 20 minutes and chalked it up to experience. I'm trying to save you from the same experience. But if you want a Grizzly Adams vacation, this is the place for you. The view of the lake is very beautiful and there was a humming bird. Bev is wonderful. The cabin was not as portrayed in the photographs. When all you have is a few pictures to choose a rental, you have expectations and we left disappointed. We were refunded our damage deposit and the cleaning fee.

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I was stunned when you texted me on Saturday that you had not stayed at our log cabin on Friday night. I was also surprised that you had not contacted me or our cleaning service/ concierge service (listed on the refrigerator note) when you arrived at our cabin and found it unsatisfactory. If you had called either of us, we would have dealt with your concerns immediately. The cabin had a deep cleaning in the spring and again in the summer. My cleaning lady has been in business for 12 years and cleans many properties and has never had anyone leave a property because they felt it was unclean. I would like to discuss your review point by point. The natural vegetation is natural Rocky Mountain vegetation. We do not mow it, fertilize it or disturb it. It is what is shown in the photos in our ad. The outside furniture pictured on the website is exactly the same furniture that is outside of our cabin. Our cabin is cleaned regularly, thoroughly and EVERY time it is rented. Our cleaning person went to the cabin when I got your text. They did not notice any of those smells or find one fly, dead or alive. She looked on the carpet and window sills too. We have few personal items in the cabin. Some “personal” items you might have seen are there for guests to use as stated on a note on the refrigerator. All the beds do have quilts on them and they are not pressed or tailored bedspreads. Our cabin does have a large wood burning fireplace and there is a smell of wood smoke in it sometimes. We do not use scented detergent or fabric softener because some people have allergies. Perhaps you equate a fragrance with cleanliness. There is also an additional set of clean sheets in a drawer in each of the dressers in each bedroom. Again, I could have told you this or our cleaning person would have been happy to redo the already clean beds to make you happy and comfortable. The pictures do represent our cabin. I took the pictures and I do not know how to use Photoshop or touch up pictures in any way. I am insulted that you refer to our cabin as a “Grizzly Adam’s” man cabin from the 1800’s with a big screen TV. It is a vintage 1960’s real log cabin with modern conveniences and it is portrayed that way in our ad. Your disappointing experience is a disappointment for me as well. Our typical renters thoroughly enjoy our Mountain Lake Log Cabin experience. I am glad that you got to see the beautiful lake and continental divide view and did see a hummingbird in your short 20 minute visit.
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Charming Cabin Great View of the lake

  • 4 of 5

The cabin was conveniently located, nestled in the woods with a Great Lake view. All the accommodations were acceptable with a completely functioning kitchen that we used on several occasions. Bev, the owner, was attentive to insuring we found all we needed and my wife and I had a great stay with our twin 15 year old niece and nephew. Easy access to so many places from Winterpark to Rocky Mountain National Park and all of the lakes and trails in between make this a great place to stage a Colorado Mountain getaway vacation. Thanks for a great stay!

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad your family enjoyed your Colorado Get Away at our cabin, Barry!
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  • 5 of 5

The stay at Bev's was AMAZING!!!!! The view was so relaxing, and just waking up to the birds and squirrels was much needed. The location of the cabin I would say was perfect, because the last cabin we had there was not much to do. We were able to eat out, walk the Boardwalk, and eat ice cream on the Marina. I defiantly would rate this cabin TOP NOTCH!! The cabin has everything and is well stocked up, as far as kitchen and such . If we do not buy our own by net year, I will BOOK AGAIN. Beverly was so kind to write everything out for us, you can see that she really cares about people and there well being. Thanks again Bev for being so nice and kind, you don't find that much anymore, and so you might say that "we got a little piece of heaven" talking with you and staying at your cabin!!!! Blessings The Baker's

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you and Sandra and hubby. So very glad you enjoyed it as much as we do. Glad you liked the short drive into Grand Lake and the boardwalk, etc. and all the info I gave you. Many people enjoy being able to return to our quiet, scenic cozy cabin. We would welcome you back again. Bev
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Car: recommended

We are about an 8 minute drive to Rocky Mountain National Park. We are a short drive to Adams Falls and many other trails. Great views of the Continental Divide, Arapahoe National Forest, Great star gazing & see the Milky Way at night. There is a wheelchair accessible park about 5 miles away on the water with amazing views as well as lake fishing from a wheel chair.

About 30 minutes to Hot Sulfur Springs Spa. Over 150 miles of snowmobiling and 4 WD ATV trails, Snowshoeing (see Rocky Mtn. Natl Park Jan & Feb Schedule for snowshoeing and cross country skiing), Winter horse drawn sleigh rides, Tubing Hill. Lots of festivals in Grand Lake and Granby during the Summer, Fall and Winter.


Rates & Availability

Grand Lake Cabin Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Jul 5 2017 - Aug 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
Aspens & Elk Bugling
Sep 7 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $100
Refundable damage deposit $250
Pet Fee $15
Tax Rate 5.7%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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