Colorado Cabin for Sale! Starlight Cabin is a unique mountain hideaway where rustic elegance, spectacular scenery and privacy meet the practical needs of everyday life. The cabin offers a quiet atmosphere with simply amazing views of snow-capped Pikes Peak! Bordering the property on (2) sides is the Florissant Fossil Beds, an expansive 6000-acre preserve and US National Monument. It is known as “one of the richest and most diverse fossil deposits in the world”. Be surrounded by nature – mature pine, quaking aspen and a variety of wildlife. The artfully designed handcrafted log cabin with stone accents and covered entrance beckons you inside where you will immediately feel at home in a rustic ambience that is tough to replicate. The open floor plan is complimented by a 2-story solid rock wood-burning fireplace, tasteful furnishings and awe-inspiring mountain views. The main level offers vaulted ceilings, great room-dining-kitchen combo as well as a vaulted master suite with a Kiva-style gas fireplace, deck access and 5-pc bath. An office is located in a spacious loft area with other uses and ample storage. The lower level includes a family-rec room, full bath and (2) garden level guest bedrooms. Find custom touches throughout the cabin such as wrought-iron railings, art niches, decorative lighting, rustic hardwood floors, quality carpets and granite/tile countertops. This Colorado mountain get-a-way is conveniently located near a paved state roadway, tucked behind a gated entrance and atop a timbered hillside. It is private yet close to nearby recreation, restaurants, shopping, medical care, educational and other entertainment type attractions. Family and friends of all ages will find plenty of activities to keep them coming back for more! Wrap yourself around this peaceful setting, be greeted each day by magical sunrises and end each evening with star-filled nights. Let your dreams take flight - reach out and touch the stars at Starlight Cabin!
PK Ranch is the place to aim your sights high on the trophy wildlife hunting and outrageous top-of-the world mountain scenery! Score big on a ranch with just about every situational and topographic feature that an avid outdoors-man would be seeking in a prime recreational ranch. Located atop a mountain plateau with year-round ponds, natural springs, open meadows, pine and aspen forests, PK Ranch is the perfect habitat for attracting trophy Rocky Mountain Elk, mule deer, bear, mountain lion, turkey and other native wildlife. Adjacent to the ranch are BLM Lands and other private conserved land offering an extended habitat area with expansive wildlife corridors. Your scouting and hunting adventures are made easier with a carefully planned trail system that has been carved into the ranch to help you navigate and explore the possibilities. These trails traverse through meadows, into spruce and aspen forests, down to hidden springs and across granite rock formations. Hiking or ATV excursions along these scenic trails are also in the mix for more ranch recreation. To scope out more high energy scenery, trek out to a custom built viewing deck complete w/ log rocking chairs. The experience is indescribable! Find a backdrop of mountains, blue skies, golden aspens, evergreen forests, sparkling ponds, plunging valleys and granite rock formations in every direction. Gaze across the valley to watch for herds of elk splashing in the ponds or an occasional bear looking for grub. The variety and frequency of wildlife on the ranch is quite impressive as evidenced by the busy game cameras. Consequently, your success rate should be “on target” after you opt for either a Land Owner Preference or an Over-the-Counter tag for DOW Hunting Unit 581. If building a year-round home or vacation cabin on the ranch is in your future plans, your biggest challenge will be in deciding which of the many outstanding build sites to choose from. Expect to hit the bull’s eye at PK Ranch!
Lucky Catch provides a warm and hearty welcome to family & friends. Once you walk through the front door of this charming mountain “cabin” you feel as though you have come home. Find a tastefully designed rustic theme offering an open great room-kitchen-dining area layout with beautiful stone fireplaces, hardwood floors, vaulted, beamed and tongue and groove ceilings w/ recessed lighting. Preparing meals in the gourmet kitchen will be a pleasure w/ stainless steel appliances, specialty cabinetry and rich tones. Choose to dine in the cozy nook, the dedicated dining area or on the morning deck just outside the kitchen. Large windows bring in natural light as well as all the colorful outdoor scenes. From the windows and spacious wrap around deck, watch the antics of area wildlife play alongside the creek or the flights of colorful humming birds; listen to the creek as it cascades over rocks or the chorus of mountain birds; or, simply sit and enjoy your morning coffee & watch the sun rise over the canyons’ bluffs; or, spend a lazy day reading your favorite novel. When you are ready for action, step off the deck and enjoy the trout-filled Fourmile Creek – grab your fishing pole, explore the miles of creek and test your angling skills on the savvy brook trout that lurk in its many cascading pools and plunges. Wade through its cool waters on warm summer days and take in the 300+ days of blue skies. In addition, the property adjoins BLM Lands so there is hunting, exploring, target shooting, hiking, backpacking, and camping literally “out your back door”. Embark on a short drive to partake in one of the many fun-filled activities in the region – from small stakes gambling to white-knuckle river rafting on the mighty Arkansas River. When you return home, enjoy one of the two private (2) master suites. Lucky Catch has a beautiful, natural setting that is both relaxing and invigorating for year-round living or vacationing!
Hunter’s Hideout is filled with opportunities for outdoor adventure! It is bordered on two (2) sides by BLM lands w/ end of the road privacy & no covenants or HOA rules! Terrain is varied with rolling hillsides, hidden canyons & rock outcroppings. Find an abundance of local game (mule deer, elk, bear and turkey) along with a hearty mix of ground cover (pinon, cedar, scrub oak and native grasses) providing a variety of color throughout the year. Enjoy views of Cooper Mountains’ timbered slopes and the snow-capped tops of the Sangre De Cristo’s along with a numerous other buttes, ridges and hilltops. Approximately 3,000+/-feet of Felch Creek traverses the property and you will find water flowing within its banks during rainy, wet seasons. The adjoining BLM land offers some notable local history - the Stegosaurus, a spiked tailed and ridged back dinosaur, once called this area their home. A nearly complete Stegosaur was excavated from these BLM lands in the early 1990’s and now resides in the Prehistoric Journey exhibit at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science. Step off your land and onto thousands of BLM acres that welcome your exploration, hunting, hiking, horseback riding or fossil finding (BLM permits required for some specimens). The property could be used for its exceptional hunting or other outdoor recreation, camping with tent or RV, building a getaway cabin or full time home, ranching activities and more! If your plans do include building, the Seller will grant an easement for electric & phone. In addition, the adjoining 102+/- acres of vacant land is also available! Located off a paved county road and close town it offers a great “jumping off” point for numerous excursions & a broad spectrum of recreational opportunities for all ages - fishing, rafting, zip lines, train rides, river walks. Hunter’s Hideout is the perfect place to practice your hunting skills and to also create other adventures to uncover its many hidden treasures!
Colorado Ranch for Sale! Felch Creek Ranch reminds you of scenes from an old time western movie – a grand mesa overlooking a lush valley with 360 degree views of timbered hillsides and mountain ridges. As you stand on its expansive mesa you find yourself waiting for the Cowboys to ride over the knoll and greet you. Blue skies and 300+ days of sunshine provide a warm welcome and offer a beautiful backdrop to views of Cottage Rock, Cooper Mountain and the Sangre De Cristo Mountain Range. Intermittent, seasonal waters flow though Felch Creek providing water for livestock or area wildlife. A mix of pinon, cedar, scrub oak and native grasses cover the land as it unfolds before you. Adjoined by BLM Lands you have plenty of space to roam and explore. Historically, the property has been part of a family cattle ranch. This acreage, along with the BLM grazing rights on 5,663+/- acres of adjacent BLM, is being offered for the first time in 70+ years. Since the property has no covenants or HOA, you may choose from a wide range of uses including ranching, homestead, hunting, equestrian, ATV – you decide. There are numerous build sites atop the mesa and other sites tucked in the trees on lower ground. Partial perimeter fencing is in place and electric & phone is available along the paved county road (which provides access to the property and also serves as a boundary line). It is an easy, 20-minute commute to Canon City amenities – restaurants, shopping, movies, medical care. The area also offers exceptional recreational opportunities: fly-fishing or white water rafting on the Arkansas River; zip lines, bungee jumps and train rides at the Royal Gorge, and day trips to quaint mountain communities like Buena Vista, Salida & Westcliffe. The renowned Garden Park Fossil Areas are just minutes away – partake in the educational trails dedicated to fossil excavations and dinosaur history. Come and explore the many attributes of Felch Creek Ranch!
Cottage Rock Ranch offers a unique opportunity to live, own, and work a farm/ranch property! A 35+/- acre portion of the acreage is a pastoral meadow watered by the irrigation rights on the Garden Park ditch which convey with the Ranch. The ranch property has BLM grazing rights on 3,295+/- acres of adjoining BLM land on the west side of the ranch. These bordering BLM Lands are also excellent hunting grounds for big & small game such as deer, bear, elk, turkey and rabbit. Year-round water for livestock, as well as area wildlife, and fresh trout can be found in the 2,600+/- feet of Fourmile Creek which traverses the Ranch. Towering cottonwood trees hug the shoreline of the creek. Enjoy the comforting sound of babbling waters, rustling leaves and the canopy of shade during the heat of the summer months. Cottage Rock, an immense colorful red and white rock butte, watches over the meadow and the hunting/grazing land. Imagine your future home with this dramatic backdrop and a peaceful, gentle meadow in your front yard. Electric & phone are along the paved county road, aka Gold Belt National Back Country Byway, which provides access to the Ranch and is the east boundary line. There are no covenants or HOA on the ranch. When you are ready to take a break from your ranch/farm work, there are multitudes of activities to choose from. For those with in interest in dinosaurs, the Garden Park area is one of the premier paleontology localities in United States with the Garden Park and the Cleveland & Marsh Quarries just minutes away. For the active adventurer, Red Rock Canyon (Rock Climbing & Repelling), Arkansas River (Fly Fishing, White Water Rafting) & the Royal Gorge are nearby. Owned by the same family for two generations, this is the first time Cottage Rock Ranch has been offered in over 70+ years. Don’t miss your chance to make Cottage Rock Ranch a legacy property for you and yours!
Above Water offers a unique opportunity to acquire acreage with stunning water, snow-capped mountain and valley views! Several building sites, surrounded by tall timber of pine, fir and scattered aspen, provide privacy and showcase the endless panoramas of Colorado’s colorful scenery. To the south, the snow-capped Sangre De Cristo Mountains provide the backdrop to pastoral valley highlighted by the meandering Fourmile Creek, Wrights Reservoir and grazing cattle. See layers upon layers of mountain ranges unfold before your eyes take in the powerful sunsets on the western horizon. To the north, be amazed by the impressive rock formations at Mueller State Park – Dome Rock, Dog’s Head Rock and Sheep Rock. To the east, find timbered hillsides and 175 acres of the Lakeview Forest Estate’s Common Area waiting to be explored. Ownership within this community, allows you private access not only to the 175 acres of Common Area for hunting, hiking, equestrian or ATVing but also to Fourmile Creek for fishing, wading though the cool waters on a hot summer day or simply watching the beaver, duck, geese, and other wildlife frolic in its waters. Follow the game trails across the property to find the intermittent, seasonal stream filled with flowering foliage or multiple rock outcroppings - perfect for picnics, perches for views, tracking wildlife or watching the wind pushing the clouds across the blue skies. Nearby attractions are plentiful – options include activities at Florissant Fossil Beds, Mueller State Park, historic sites or small stakes gambling of Cripple Creek & Victor. Go a little further to participate in world class white water rafting in the Arkansas River, downhill snow skiing in Summit County or soaking in the hot springs near Mount Princeton. If you are looking for a property to build a home upon that provides spectacular scenery, underground power & phone, easy access and loaded with diversity, come and see experience “Above Water”!
Nestled into an adventuresome mountain property, Foxfire Cabin illuminates the essence of a warm and comfortable Colorado getaway. Excitement will build as you journey to the cabin along a route brimming w/ colorful aspens & impressive rock formations. The cabin is neatly tucked in the trees on a gentle plateau with a stately view of snow-capped Pikes Peak. Built of solid construction with efficient structurally insulated panels, this log-sided cabin has a snug mountain style. Step into an open floor plan with a vaulted great room, cozy kitchen and dining area. Find gathering areas in a separate family/game room and spacious screened-in porch. The porch offers a unique place to enjoy your morning coffee and the brilliant sunrises over Pikes Peak. The porch even comes w/ a "creak" when you open the door! Days at the cabin often begin by grabbing your hiking boots and backpack to explore numerous trails, carved by animals and man, which are perfect for hiking, horses & winter trekking. Traverse through quiet aspen groves or atop giant granite boulders. From several high points, you will feel like an Eagle soaring above the landscape & experiencing an indescribable peace and solitude. Your mind will begin to travel as far as your eyes can see. As night approaches, enjoy a ready to go outdoor campfire to toast marshmallows, sing songs & gaze into brilliant star-filled skies. Foxfire Cabin offers friends and family many gifts from nature and passes along years of careful hands-on stewardship of the land. Built as a family retreat, Foxfire was named for a special luminescent glow of wood that was found in the forests of Pennsylvania. Foxfire Cabin's namesake pays tribute to the foxfire legacy of Grandpa’s or "Pee Pa’s" treks through the forest. You cannot help but notice the warm glow that emanates from the property. Foxfire Cabin is the whole mountain package offering relaxation, inspiration & the opportunity to create your own special memories!
Castle Lodge welcomes you to front seat views of pure Colorado! Powerful views the Sangre De Cristos, Big Bull Mountain, Cathedral Park and hillsides bursting with the vibrant colors of aspen & pine will astound you! Find the beauty and strength of this surrounding terrain incorporated into the home design. Constructed w/ structurally insulated panels, concrete tile roofing, big windows & lofty interiors, it is rock solid yet filled with natural light – making it not only functional but regal in its own right. Enter through imported German doors to an open & flowing floor plan. A 2-story great room features a wood-burning fireplace, vaulted ceilings and a cascading waterfall. The gourmet kitchen, highlighted by a star medallion backsplash, provides every convenience for the accomplished or inspiring chef. Meals can be enjoyed from the breakfast bar, dining area, or, open the artfully designed door system for full access to the outdoor grill & wrap around deck. A spacious master suite has a luxury bath, cedar-lined closet & skylights that capture the star-filled night skies. A large office, laundry, mud room & 3-car heated garage complete the main level. The upper level boosts of a reading area, a second master suite w/ connecting bonus rooms (sitting, media or kids room). The lower level walkout is ready for your finishing touches. Each level has quaint turret rooms ideal for relaxing or enjoying the jaw dropping views! The property’s acreage is also loaded with amenities: several springs, mature timber, additional building sites, trophy elk, deer, bear and turkey. The property borders BLM & has no covenants. The storage building is ready for toys (ATV’s, snowmobiles, bikes), equipment, or supplies. Located in the Pikes Peak backcountry, you have a recreational feast at your doorstep – explore local history, old railroad tunnels, fishing/boating on Skagway Reservoir & much more. Castle Lodge truly offers a high in the sky living experience!
Whoa – this is it! Columbine Trails is a fully functional equestrian estate with numerous horse amenities as well as a luxury home fit for those with discriminating tastes! Located at the end of a private drive and bordered on (2) sides by Pike National Forest, it is ideally situated for privacy and easy access to miles of riding trails. The Santa Fe style home features main level living, a well thought out design, spacious rooms, art niches, custom iron, tile & wood work, decorative & recess lighting. Main level includes a gourmet kitchen, breakfast bar, separate dining and great room. The covered deck overlooks the grounds & provides front seat view of Pikes Peak. Double doors grant entry into a master suite complete w/ a gas fireplace, sitting/exercise room, elegant bath, walk-in closet & deck access. Built-in cabinetry & large windows compliment the office, laundry and the attached 3-car garage. A wide, semicircular staircase takes you to a bright and open family room (gas stove, wet bar) and swim area. Enjoy the heated, 36 ft indoor lap pool complete w/ bath & changing area. Spoil family and friends with the (2) additional bedrooms - each with garden level windows & private baths. A covered patio welcomes you outside to explore the colorfully landscaped gardens filled with Colorado Columbines, flowering plants, shrubs and trees. The property also has a Barn Master Barn with (4) Stalls, Hay, Tack, Bath & Bunk Rm, Horse Waterers, a 30’ x 40’ Cleary storage building, (2) loafing sheds, several paddocks and an outdoor arena. The perimeter is fully fenced and you have direct access to the bordering Forest for unlimited trail riding, hiking, or hunting. Schools, shopping, groceries, restaurants, and medical care are just a short distance (seven miles) away. Columbine Trails offers the very best of equestrian living and accommodates the everyday necessities of an active family & work life. A place the entire family will be proud to call “home”!
Colorado Log Home for Sale! Cedar Stone Ranch invites you to an exclusive location adjoining scenic Skagway Reservoir and State Wildlife Area! This unique trophy property has picture postcard views of the reservoir and miles of unspoiled nature in the Pikes Peak back-country. Complimenting this pristine setting is an impressive log home constructed of imported Western Red Cedar logs from British Columbia. With a warm and inviting charm, this mountain retreat welcomes you home with its comfortable furniture and furnishings, many of which are included. An open great room features vaulted ceilings, a stone fireplace and expansive deck which highlight the incredible lake and mountain scenery. Find upscale finishes throughout – the gourmet kitchen is accented by rustic edge granite, alder cabinetry, Italian stone farm sink and quality appliances. A custom, aromatic red cedar staircase leads to a master suite and a bath appointed with copper slipper tub, stone, granite and vessel sinks. The finished lower walkout offers a family gathering area and covered patio complete with hot tub for evening relaxation and star gazing. Walk directly from the house onto the shores of the reservoir to boat or fish for rainbow and cutbow trout that are stocked annually. Explore the varied terrains on the property from a pastoral valley with an intermittent stream to its rolling meadows and scattered aspen. The avid sportsman/hunter will easily find a wide variety of game options such as elk, mule deer and turkey both on the property and in the bordering BLM Lands and nearby Pike National Forest. Occasional coyotes, bears, mountain lions and bobcats also frequent the area. Endless selections of other recreational pastimes are within close proximity - camping, hiking, skiing to white-water rafting and exploring area history (gold mining) and scenic landmarks. Private, gated, hidden and a simply amazing, Cedar Stone Ranch is a perfect tribute to a one of a kind setting!
Colorado Riverfront Property for Sale! Rushing River Retreat – 35+ acres on the banks of the Arkansas River! Camp, build & enjoy trophy fishing, water sports, nearby hiking and equestrian trails! This property has so many possibilities – from relaxing to recreation (fish, hunt, horseback riding) to building a dream home not far from city amenities. Its flat terrain would make care of livestock, camping or building or gardening activities relatively easy. Additional adjoining acreage is also available for purchase! The property currently has agricultural zoning with no covenants. Open views of the Arkansas River and area mountains provide a sense of “being away from it all”; however, the property borders the Canon City limits – so, shopping, medical care and entertainment are just minutes away! Access is from paved city streets off a quiet cul-de-sac and underground electric and phone are at the property line. The region boasts of mild winters, 255+ days of Colorado blue skies and numerous nearby attractions that will delight both the young and old. Nearby excursions may include the Canon City Whitewater Park (aka “The Riverwalk”), Royal Gorge Bridge & Park, Garden Park Fossil Area, Dinosaur Depot, Museums, Art Galleries, Fine Restaurants, and the Holy Cross Abbey and Winery. Rushing River Retreat presents an exceptional opportunity to obtain Riverfront property that can be used for immediate enjoyment and for your future plans (retirement, second home or getaway cabin)!
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