|Minimum Stay||4 nights|
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Enjoy a tremendous view of Pike’s Peak mountain along with abundant wildlife in the beautiful Colorado Rockies. This newly-remodeled vacation rental home sits at 9,200 feet adjacent to the Pike National Forest. The cabin is perfect for couples, a family, a small family reunion, or anyone wanting to relax in the mountains any season of the year. This location allows guests to step out of a private mountain home into eight acres of alpine forest, with a short walk to a national forest. This vacation spot offers the best of all worlds; a comfortable home base for relaxing, exploring, and sightseeing, with the conveniences of home; a forest playground; plus the amenities from nearby cities.
This home is equipped with satellite TV both upstairs and downstairs. The two big screen TVs and DVD players are great for watching movies. Visitors will also enjoy the wireless internet access and the unlimited phone service for both local and long distance calls.
This is an immaculate home with new beds, furnishings, and appliances. The driveway goes to the front door. The cabin features four bedrooms, two bathrooms, a kitchen with adjacent dining room, a great room upstairs, and a cozy family room in the lower level. The kitchen, great room, and dining room are open for comfort and convenience. Both the upstairs great room and the lower level family room provide great gathering spots with large windows that bring in the sun and make it easy to view the mountains and wildlife.
The kitchen is fully equipped with appliances, utensils, dishes, and pans. A propane grill on the deck is available for outdoor grilling. All you need to bring is your food. The outdoor deck provides an exquisite daytime view of Pike’s Peak and clear nighttime view of the solar system. The backyard forms into a tree-covered valley for exploration and hiking. The wood burning stove will take the chill off a cool evening.
This is a great location for those wanting to explore the outdoors, yet remain close to the city and numerous attractions. The roads are well maintained. If wanting to explore beyond the cabin and surrounding forest, there are a multitude of things to do nearby. The cabin is located 15 miles from Woodland Park, which has enough stores to provide about any product or service needed. There are many things to do year round in the Pikes Peak Region in addition to fishing, hunting, hiking, rafting, and skiing. The changing of the Aspen leaves in September is breath-taking. Summer time in the Rockies is unmatched, with average temperatures of 70 degrees, the Aspens in full bloom, and a sprinkling of wildflowers.
The Pikes Peak Region provides a wide variety of activities for the outdoors person or vacationer, whether galleries, shops, restaurants, or mountain and water activities. Here’s a sampling of area attractions:
Divide - Mueller State Park and the Crags with great hiking trails (10 miles)
• Florissant - Eleven Mile Reservoir and State Park, petrified forest, and Fossil Beds National Monument and Museum (10 miles)
Woodland Park - Dinosaur Museum, shops, and restaurants (15 miles)
Lake George - Mule Creek Outfitters (20 miles)
Cripple Creek - Historic gold mining and gambling town, including Molly Kathleen Gold Mine (25 miles)
Manitou Springs - Pikes Peak and Pikes Peak Highway, Pikes Peak Cog Railway, and Cave of the Winds (30 miles)
Colorado Springs - Garden of the Gods, Air Force Academy, Olympic Training Center, Seven Falls, and zoo (35 miles)
Fairplay - Mining and ghost towns (55 miles)
Canon City - Royal Gorge Bridge and Park (70 miles)
Buena Vista and Salida - Arkansas River with outstanding fishing, rafting, kayaking, and hot springs (80 miles)
Breckenridge and Monarch - Ski resort towns (80 miles)
Leadville - Ski resort and mining town (100 miles)
Gold Belt Scenic Byway Tour
Keywords: Mountain Home, Cabin, Vacation Rental, Divide Rental
We are both educators who have always loved the mountains. We honeymooned in Colorado, return every summer, and long wanted to own a cabin in the Rockies. This will be our retirement home.
The Owner purchased this house in 2008
We have friends living in this area who had always raved about the Pikes Peak region. The view of Pikes Peak from our cabin was a selling point; you can watch the mountain change in appearance ten times a day. There is so much to do in this area, particularly within a day drive. It's centrally located in Colorado, close to Colorado Springs and Denver, and is easily accessible.
Some of the greatest benefits to vacationing here are the simple ones... totally relaxing, watching the hummingbirds and deer, experiencing the daily weather changes, and constantly seeing the mountains. Good fishing is nearby.
What a way to end the year and begin a new one. We had a great time in your home. Everything was wonderful. We enjoyed the warm fire, beautiful snowfall, and the great family time. We spent a lot of time driving around looking at homes and getting to know the area. We enjoyed the food in Divide and Woodland Park. We had time to relax and bond with the kids while playing in the snow, playing games, and watching your great selection of movies. Thanks for letting us enjoy your home.
The cabin was better than we expected. It was very clean and well kept. We were pleasantly surprised by the great view of Pikes Peak from the great room and the master bedroom. The cabin felt secluded and we enjoyed the mule deer and elk that we saw in the back yard in the evenings. There was a perfect place to set up our washer game and hillbilly golf game. We also had room for a wiffle ball game. We spent a lot of time exploring all of the beauty that the surrounding area had to offer but always looked forward to returning to the cabin each evening. Thank you for being such great hosts!
This is a beautiful cabin, well maintained (super clean) and well equipped. You have everything you need for your stay and the owner is most helpful with any questions you may have. The scenery is beautiful with plenty of wildlife. While we were unloading our suitcases a doe and her fawn watched us from the slope not 50 feet from the front door of the cabin. The drive from Divide to the cabin is very heavy forest and we saw a lot of wildlife there also. This was our first vacation with our children and grandchildren and we could have not been happier with the accommodations. Overall a great time and we hope to stay again.
I cannot say enough good about this property, beautiful view of Pikes Peak, clean, clean, clean, spacious, comfortable, we are so very glad we picked this property. Big Thank you to the owners for letting us stay here.
My family of 5 plus my parents stayed in this wonderful cabin in Divide, CO. The cabin is easy to get to, the roads wind a bit but are paved most of the way. The location is perfect for hiking as you are so close to Mueller State Park (15 min), the Crags and Florissant Fossil beds. You are very close to Woodland Park as well so we just grabbed our groceries for the week on our way at the Walmart then headed to the cabin. The cabin itself is very spacious; we had no problem fitting 7 of us comfortably even to watch movies together. I cannot stress enough how emaculate this cabin was, and I am picky. Not to mention it is stocked so well you really don't need to bring anything but your clothes and some food. The washer and dryer are brand new and there are two refrigerators. They thought of every detail when preparing this place for guests. The property and view are beautiful and my kids loved hammocking among the pine trees. Stephen was such a nice man and accommodating with our several date changes. We will definitely be returning.
The owner of the property was the most amazing person. My mom was diagnosed with stage 4 squamous cell carcinoma lung cancer and her dream had always been to see Colorado Rockies. Just before our scheduled stay she had to be admitted into the hospital and the owner was so understanding and completely worked with us, he even held the property so we could still come when my mom was released. When we walked into the cabin I could not believe my eyes, it is completely stunning and everything we could have hoped for. The view was the perfect dream come true for my mother. The owner contacted me to make sure we made it to the property without any issues and to see if we needed anything. Unfortunately we had to leave a day early do to medical emergencies and the owner generously refunded us for the last day. I plan to visit this property once a year in remembrance of my mother.
This was our first booking through a home share website and we were beyond pleased! Communication was great and the process was smooth! Stephen was available for questions pretty much immediately. This was our spring break vacation and it turned out great! The cabin has everything you need for your stay. If you want to stay in and cook, you just need groceries. If you want to explore nearby places, there's a book of brochures ready for your planning needs. If you want to play games, there are plenty! You can also sit on the beautiful balcony or take a walk on the property and enjoy nature! Overall we were extremely pleased and can't wait to visit again!
Divide - Great hiking at Mueller State Park and at the Crags Campground (10 miles)*
• Florissant - Eleven Mile Reservoir and State Park (fishing), petrified forest, and Fossil Beds National Monument & Museum (10 miles)*
Woodland Park - Dinosaur Museum, shops, restaurants, & Rampart Reservoir (fishing & great view of Pike's Peak) (15 miles)*
Lake George - Mule Creek Outfitters (20 miles)*
Cripple Creek - Historic gold mining and gambling town, including Molly Kathleen Gold Mine (25 miles)*
Manitou Springs - Pikes Peak & Pikes Peak Highway, Pikes Peak Cog Railway, & Cave of the Winds (30 miles)*
Colorado Springs - Garden of the Gods, Air Force Academy, Olympic Training Center, Seven Falls, & zoo (35 miles)*
Fairplay - Mining & ghost towns (55 miles)*
Canon City - Royal Gorge Bridge & Park (70 miles)*
Buena Vista and Salida - Arkansas River with outstanding fishing, rafting, kayaking, & hot springs (80 miles)*
Breckenridge and Monarch - Ski resort towns (80 miles)*
Leadville - Ski resort & mining town (100 miles)*
Gold Belt Scenic Byway Tour*
Other Activities: shopping, kayaking, boating, snowboarding, snowmobiling, wildlife viewing, rock climbing, mini golf
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My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
|Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest|
|Refundable damage deposit||$200|
To reserve this cabin:
NOTE: A 4-night minimum stay is $850.
A 25% down payment is required at the time of booking along with a $200 refundable security deposit, with the balance due 45 days before arrival. Persons may pay by personal check or credit card. Our cancellation grace period is 45 days prior to the arrival date, after which time the security deposit and down payment become nonrefundable.