|Minimum Stay||3 nights|
Find your Quiet...at The Lodge at Elk Valley. This spectacular 5,300 square foot log home is located in Divide, CO (20 miles west of Colorado Springs) and is situated on 40 acres of pine trees and aspen groves. Enjoy breathtaking views of Pikes Peak and watch for wildlife as you relax on our wrap-around deck while the sun shines bright against the Colorado blue sky.
The Lodge at Elk Valley is one of the premier retreat centers in Teller County for intimate retreats and family reunions. Located in the heart of the Pikes Peak Region, the Lodge allows our guests to take full advantage of the numerous dining, shopping, entertainment and recreational opportunities this area has to offer. There is truly something for everyone!
If it's a rugged outdoor experience that you desire, look no further. Nearby is the popular Mueller State Park and the North Slope Recreation Area. OR...jump on your mountain bike, strap on your snowshoes, slide into your cross-country skis and venture out across the road from our entrance to Pikes Peak National Forest. When you return from a full day of activity; the comfort, peace and quiet of the Lodge will warm your soul as the fire warms your body.
Call us today to schedule your intimate retreat or family reunion. We are looking forward to meeting you!
Gary & Lois Sprague - Property Managers
Keywords: Mountain Lodge/Retreat Center
Gary & Lois Sprague are the property managers of the Lodge at Elk Valley. They have 5 grown children.
Gary has directed a non-profit organization for 25 years that benefits single parents and non-nuclear families. He is a social worker and an ordained minister. He enjoys running in the National Forest (across the street from the Lodge) with his 2 dogs and going to Broncos football games.
Lois is a free-lance artist and illustrator. She paints in several mediums for several different applications: Illustration • Oil • Pastel Watercolor• Graphite/Wash • Charcoal • Portraits. Her paintings can be seen in many local galleries along with almost every room at the Lodge. She enjoys her family and friends and always has a smile on her face.
Gary & Lois Sprague purchased this lodge in 2006
The Pikes Peak region is beautiful and peaceful at the same time. At over 9000 feet, you truly are 'in the mountains.' We decided to move to this area so that we could live in the mountains instead of just look at them. The people in Teller County are friendly and believe that living here is one of life's best kept secrets. Pikes Peak itself is majestic and the views that you get driving from Colorado Springs around the mountain to Divide are some of the best in Colorado. The outdoor activities in the Pikes Peak region attracted us to visit and then we fell in love with the area.
The Lodge at Elk Valley has become very special to all who stay here. When not being rented out, we use this facility as our headquarters for our ministry with single parents and non-nuclear families. Many events have given opportunity for peace, hope, comfort and healing. The facility is amazing! Our rental guests will truly 'Find their Quiet' as they wake up every morning to the views of Pikes Peak and the wildlife on the property. Our Lodge becomes a place of rest, reflection and refocus for our guests. You will return home changed from your stay at the Lodge at Elk Valley.
We had 17 people from my family (including my siblings and their familes) stay for a week. The propery was beautiful. The weather was great, and we saw some Elk roaming around the property. It was so relaxing and convenient. We were able to visit Pikes Peak, river rafting, and a number of other activities.
The property was generally in very good shape. A few things that I wasn't counting on (like the pool table and piano) were not in the best of conditions, but we were happy to have them anyway.
5 STAR ALL THE WAY***** MUCH ROOM, MANY THINGS TO DO FOR YOUNG AND
OLD, LOVED THE DECK! LOVE THE COOL MOUNTAIN AIR! HAD A WONDERFUL TIME, CAN'T WAIT TO COME AGAIN. IT WAS GREAT TO MEET THE OWNERS.
We had a Family reunion/ Surprise 80th Birthday party here this past weekend! The house is beautiful! It was the perfect location! We had family/friends come in from all over United States and even Ireland! So much to see and do in area OR just spend a quiet evening! Perfect! Hope to do it again next year!
The Lodge at Elk Valley was an exceptional selection for our family reunion. Everyone was impressed with the charm and comfort the Lodge provided. With 23 family members we had plenty of room, lots of activities, and even a rocking chair for a quiet moment or conversation. It was a perfect location for all to arrive from CA, MN, TX, IA and CO, easy to find yet very private. The pricing was affordable, the views spectacular and Gary and Lois are the BEST of Hosts! We would recommend the Lodge to everyone for a wonderful getaway experience. Everything was Perfect !
When my wife and I decided to have our wedding Colorado, we knew family and friends would have to travel from the East Coast. We wanted to have everything taken care of some people could come out and relax and make the wedding a multi-day reunion and coming together of two families. We looked at many house and just were not finding what we were looking for, such as views, space, privacy, handicap accessible, and affordability. Once we came to The Lodge at Elk Valley and met the owner we were blown away. Not only where the views breathtaking, but no one else we talked to was this friendly, genuine or willing to help two young people. This guy is awesome and he really cares, can't say enough good things about him. The house is handicap accessible too, which is great for old family members and people who have trouble getting around. Also, the lodge has tables, chairs, and perfect wedding decorations, savings renters even more money on their wedding. If you are looking for a destination wedding or an amazing family reunion spot, there is no better place!
The Lodge was perfect for our stay !! We had everything we needed to make this the perfect family vacation and celebration for our very special family event !! We would stay here again !!!
Less than 20 miles from the gaming and mining communities of Cripple Creek and Victor, CO.
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly||Event|
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
|Refundable damage deposit||$300|
• 60-DAY CANCELLATION POLICY –
If your booking is cancelled less than sixty days from your check-in date, no refund will be given. If it is cancelled more than sixty days from your check-in date, we will credit 50% of your deposit towards a future stay within 12 months.