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A River Front Mountain Luxury Cabin - Colorado's Best Relaxing, Skiing, Rafting

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,400 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights


About the property

3 Bedroom, 2 Bath Mountain Luxury Cabin on River - Easy Access Skiing or Denver

This is truly a RIVER FRONT COLORADO MOUNTAIN LUXURY CABIN! Perfect for a relaxing and beautiful Getaway!! Located close to hiking, rafting, fishing, skiing, biking. And the amenities of urban Denver are just 30 minutes to the east. SKIING IS ONLY 20 to 40 minutes to the west on I70. Easy to get to mountain property with state and county MAINTAINED PAVED ROADS up to the property.

This LOCATION is a perfect a four season home for the outdoor adventurer, skier, biker, urban wanderer in Denver, brewery lover, or for those seeking relaxation. Couples, families, friends, kids all can keep the pace they find best suited to them at the cabin. National Forests encompass most of the countryside.

Now for some more good news about the Cabin and its surroundings.

A STREAM SIDE HOT TUB and INFRARED SAUNA that both literally sit next to the stream! A children's woodland playground! A Hammock nested in the pines! A fire pit and sitting area on the River! A reading loft! A Gas grill and deck area! An area to pan for gold! Horseshoes! Fly fishing at the confluence of Fall River and Clear Creek a five minute walk away! A stone fireplace to warm you on a cool mountain evening!

The kitchen is fully equipped for cooking, including all small and large new appliances, utensils, pots, dishes, coffee maker, etc. Enjoy a gracious dinner in the beautiful dining area, then relax on the leather couches in front of the stone fireplace. There's a high definition 52 inch TV with Dish TV and DVD in the great room, and smaller ones in the bedrooms. Internet is here for your use of course! A Washer and Dryer is available for your use and, of course, all linens are provided. If you have the need your baby, we can provide a pack and play and a Bijourn High Chair.

This home has beautifully landscaped outdoors yard areas and gardens and in the summer, the bird feeders will provide an endless trail of birds and squirrels. You might see some big horn mountain sheep and their lambs or maybe a moose in the yard during your stay. The cabin has been our family get away and it definitely has had a lot of special touches and care put into it. We know you will appreciate it.

This is a such a fun and great place and location for all the seasons for a few friends or a family to gather for rest and relaxation. The Pine and Aspen welcome you all the year.

More Details

Bruce or Annie Russell
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 23, 2017

About Bruce or Annie Russell

Hi, We are active folks that love to travel, bike, hike, etc. The Cabin has been our nest that we built a few years ago as a second home. Our RV has seen us a lot lately. It continues to be enjoyed by us and our family including kids and grand kids. We decided to have others enjoy it as well.

Why Bruce or Annie Russell chose Front Range Colorado

We chose this unique location because of its central location to recreation, including skiing, hiking, fishing and rafting, and the city. We fell in love with its special setting on the River and built the Cabin as a second home. When we are not traveling visiting kids and grand kids or for business or pleasure we hang our hat here. It lends itself to guests that don't get hang out in the mountains. Skiing, hiking biking, rafting, fishing all here. So enjoy.

What makes this cabin unique

The LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION is so amazing. A few minutes one way to Denver, a few minutes the other to ski areas. Hiking, biking, rafting, dining, shopping...its all so close. And easy to get to I-70 in 2 minutes.

And of course.... Nature is all around. Beauty is all around. Mountains are all around. History is all around. The Cabin can be a blend of mountain stream side relaxation and recreation or an urban experience. When you get here you will understand!


Tommyknocker Brewery & Pub
"A nice Brew awaits you. "
Beau Jo's
"Maybe the best pizza in the entire world... or maybe its just a second runner up..... in any..."
Central City Opera House
Idaho Springs Treasures
Black Hawk
"A Bit of Gambling with lots of food. "
Loveland Ski Resort
"Close and all levels of skiing. "
Keystone Ski Resort
Breckenridge Ski Resort
Indian Hot Springs
"Great place for family kids, couples, or just you. "
Idaho Springs
"This little mountain town is a great place to walk around, visit museums, eat, and shop. "
"A great place to wonder around and see a historic town, eat and be merry. It has a great pl..."
Mother Cabrini Shrine
Phoenix Gold Mine
Two Brothers Deli
Clear Creek Rafting
"One of several rafting companies that are top notch"
Mount Evans Scenic Byway
"Highest paved road in North America.. "
Denver Museum of Nature and Science
Coors Brewery Tour
"A great tout"
Georgetown Loop Railroad
Coors Field
"baseball anyone"
Charlie Taylor Waterwheel
Saint Mary's Glacier
"This is a great little hike to the Lake and Glacier. Kids can do it. If you want more advent..."
Liquid Descent Rafting
Red Rocks Amphitheatre
"historic place to see a concert... the Beatles thought so"
Pole Creek Golf Club
Waypost Deli - Ameristar
The Buffalo Bill Museum and Grave
"historic spot near by"
Winter Park
"great winter and summer adventures"
Red Rocks Amphitheatre
"historic place to see a concert... the Beatles thought so"
Arapahoe national forest
"Hiking, Biking, Fishing, Etc The address is the main office in Idaho Springs... the fores..."
Arapahoe national forest
"Hiking, Biking, Fishing, Etc The address is the main office in Idaho Springs... the fores..."
Echo Mountain
Westbound and Down Brewing Company
Buffalo Restaurant & Bar
"historic eats"
Saint Mary's Glacier
"This is a great little hike to the Lake and Glacier. Kids can do it. If you want more advent..."
Nearest Airport
52 Miles
Denver International
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Idaho Springs
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
I 70
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Idaho Springs
Nearest Ski
16 Miles
Car: necessary

This is an amazing location for so many activities or just doing nothing. The sun shines nearly 280 days a year.

Here is a link and you can investigate for yourself the very local fare.


Idaho Springs Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • You will love the Hot Tub, Sauna, Playground and River, etc, but be advised these require supervision and their use in any form is at your Risk.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2 full baths one with tub/shower and one with shower. Modern and recently remodeled. Additional Soaking Tub in Upstairs Bedroom
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Each bedroom has comfortable beds and bedding. The two downstairs bedrooms have queen beds. The upstairs master has a king bed. Each has closet space and a TV.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Sauna ...
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
280+ SUNSHINE days... We are in the middle of the great outdoors in a Cabin that is a pretty nice place to hang out relaxing all day and all night in all the seasons. Or in just a few minutes be hiking, skiing, biking, rafting... etc etc. The Cabin is just short of the 8000 ft elevation so in the Summer the evenings are cool. Bring a lite jacket just in case you want to sit by the stream at night. In the Winter, if the sun is out we can bask in the Sun having our mid morning coffee on the front porch. Colorado climate is typically dry and sunny.


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A River Front Mountain Luxury Cabin - Colorado's Best Relaxing, Skiing, Rafting
average rating of 4.9605265 based on 76 reviews
Tampa, FL


  • 5 of 5

The property and house are amazing! Sitting by the river with a little fire going in the fire pit with a glass of wine is all you need. We got ten inches of snow one day there and it was so beautiful looking at it through the large windows. Also, sitting in the hot tub at night with the snow all around was like you were in a Christmas wonderland. The location is great. We easily drove to Vail, Colorado Springs, Fairplay, Rocky Mountain National Park, etc., basically every direction. Idaho Springs is such a cute town with great restaurants.The casinos close by in Blackhawk and Central City were a lot of fun and we had very good luck there. I would definitely stay here again. Bruce and Annie are wonderful hosts.

  • Submitted: May 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you... you guys are welcome back anytime!
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Great stay!

  • 5 of 5

The cabin worked out well. We were very busy during our stay. ( concert @ Red Rocks, hiking, Georgetown Railroad, motorcycle ride on the Peak to Peak, Stanley Tour, Rocky Mtn.Nat.Park, drive up Mt.Evans, good food in Idaho Springs,...) ...& our hosts were great!

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautifull house

  • 5 of 5

Stayed here for 4 nights but wish we could stayed longer. House is beautifull, warm..and loved the litlle river and great hottub. Enjoying it every evening with glass of wine. Lots of places to visit and great hikes. Owners are very helpfull!

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful comfortable cabin by the stream

  • 5 of 5

The cabin by the stream was perfect for our long weekend getaway. So many nice outdoor areas. The hot tub was wonderful after hiking 6 hours.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Above and Beyond

  • 5 of 5

Bruce and Amy were wonderful hosts. We arrived to a beautiful clean cabin, plenty of water, and even champagne! There was a fully stocked kitchen and plenty of towels. The hot tub worked wonderfully, which is rare. We really appreciated all the details that made out stay as easy as possible. We will return for sure!

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful cabin, wonderful setting

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed at HomeAway cabins in Colorado, Wyoming, Minnesota and Wisconsin. This was my favorite so far. The cabin is beautiful inside and out. Bruce and Annie are so helpful and friendly. My family loved sitting in the hot tub next to the stream. I enjoyed reading and drinking my coffee next to the soothing sound of the stream each morning.

The proximity to the town of Idaho Springs is helpful. We made day trips to St. Mary's glacier and Mount Evans - wonderful hikes, breathtaking scenery.

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $142
Additional Guest Fee $9 per person per night
Pet Fee $55
Damage Insurance $59
Damage Deposit $150

Ask about OUR COUPLES DISCOUNT! The Cabin loves couples and Couples love the Cabin!

>Check in is at 4PM MST on first night and Check out is at 11AM MST
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date
50% refund for cancellations more than 31 days before check-in date
No refund if cancellation within 30 days of reservation
>Exception to 30 day refund: If property is re-booked and utilized during canceled reservation days we will refund 75%
>Less than 3 day bookings may be possible. Feel free to inquire.
>Additional fee of $40 per guest per night for more than 6 guests may apply depending on duration and age. Any guest over the 6 maximum must be approved in advance.
>The Cabin environment is quite and peaceful for your enjoyment and relaxation.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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