Mountain Retreat with 280 Private Acres for Private Recreation in Grand County, Colorado

Granby, Colorado (United States)

Mountain Retreat with 280 Private Acres for Private Recreation in Grand County, Colorado

4 Reviews
Log Cabins
1 unit
12 guest capacity
Private Bathroom
Pets allowed

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Accommodation Description

  • Kid-friendly
  • Pets allowed
  • Barbecue
This log cabin retreat is located on 280 private acres in Grand County Colorado near Rocky Mountain National Park and the Arapaho National Recreation Area. It features private trails and paths as well as unlimited hiking and views. It has easy access to skiing, snowboarding, hiking, fishing, mountain biking, and ATVing. It can easily accommodate up to 12 people. There are three bedrooms with queen-size or king-size beds, two of which have TVs, and one has an exquisite decorative fireplace. Two of the bedrooms also feature additional luxury twin beds.

There is a game room that has twin bunk beds, and this room also has a ping-pong table, a foosball table, and a spacious sitting area with three sofas and one armchair. There are two full bathrooms, each with a sink, a toilet, a bath and a shower. Linens and towels are provided. Next to the Game room is the Whiskey and Wellness room. This room has exercise equipment for your body and your soul.

The living room features a large stone fireplace, a flat-screen cable TV, and cushy leather couches. The fully-equipped kitchen has a refrigerator, a coffee maker, a stove, an oven, a dishwasher, a microwave, an ice-maker, and a breakfast bar with four counter stools. The bright dining area has room for twelve people and looks out through large, bay windows to the beautiful, meadow views. There are many sitting and socializing areas throughout the rental where glampers can sit around a warm fire with cocktails, play family games, or enjoy a movie night. Other amenities include an oversized, heated, two-car garage, workout equipment, and hot-spot technology.

Outside, glampers will find a long porch with comfortable lounge chairs that give glampers the perfect spot to take in the scenic views of the meadows, ridges, cliffs and misty mountains behind a pine forest during the day or under an endless sea of stars at night. There is also an outdoor barbecue.

Accommodation Features

  • Towels
  • Bathroom
  • Cell service
  • Electric blankets
  • Lounge/Living room
  • Electricity
  • King-size bed
  • Running water
  • Sink
  • Hairdryer
  • Queen-size bed
  • Bunk bed
  • Coffeemaker
  • Fridge
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Freezer
  • Gym/Exercise room
  • Microwave
  • Shared Kitchen
  • Toaster
  • Dishwasher
  • Dining room
  • Sun room
  • Game room
  • Heating
  • Deck/Patio
  • Stove
  • Foosball
  • Television
  • Dining table
  • Linens and pillows
  • Ping-pong table
  • Telescope
  • Satellite/Cable
  • BR/DVD player
  • Video games
  • Games
  • Washing machine
  • Cooking basics
  • Bathtub
  • Parking
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Shared Barbecue
  • Fireplace
The accommodation includes 280 acres of private property and provides mountain and snow bikes and trails, two Dish network TVs, a ping-pong table, a foosball table, board games, a Wii game system, an outdoor barbecue, a heated, two-car garage, work-out equipment, Wi-Fi, a whiskey and wellness room, and a smoking porch. This is a non-smoking facility, except for on the smoking porch and outdoors. The doors of the smoking porch room must be kept closed at all times.

Up to 3 dogs are allowed provided they are kept only in the mudroom and the smoking porch. They are not allowed elsewhere indoors.

Guest Services

  • Bicycle rental
  • Sports equipment storage
  • Full RV hook-up additional charge
Numerous services are available in town or by agreement on the property such as massages, pedicure and manicures, and private chefs for hire.

Around the county, horses are available for rental as well as jeeps, ATVs, boats, and more.

Location + Surroundings

Nature
  • Hot springs
Local services
  • Supermarket
Entertainment
  • Shopping
  • Movie theater
  • Clubs/Nightclubs/Bars
  • Bowling
This rental has 280 private acres and is located in Grand County near the town of Granby, surrounded by the Rocky Mountains. This property was one of the first ski areas in Colorado, known as Frosty Basin, operating for two years in the 1950s, and now, it's surrounded by world-class ski resorts, such as Winter Park, Steamboat Springs, Granby Ranch, and no less than five cross-country parks. The nearby Rocky Mountain National Park is full of towering mountains, verdant forests, secluded lakes, tundra, wildflowers, and abundant wildlife. Trail Ridge Road is the highest paved road in the country, giving glampers an opportunity to experience breathtaking views from the top. There are massive recreational opportunities on the property, in the Park, in the Arapaho National Recreation area, on Lake Granby, and on Grand Lake.

Nearby Longs Peak is the highest peak in Rocky Mountain National Park, and Trail Ridge Road offers a paved pass from the town of Grand Lake to the town of Estes Park and then the front range near Boulder Colorado. The wildlife is spectacular in this entire region including deer, elk, raptors, bears and all of the Rocky Mountain region fauna. Both Bald and Golden eagles routinely visit and occasionally nest on the property. Numerous other raptors and owls also call this home.

Arapaho, Routt, Medicine Bow, and Roosevelt National Forests contain millions of acres for guests' recreation, including hiking, mountain biking, fishing, and horseback riding. In the winter, in addition to skiing, glampers can get out their snowshoes, backcountry skis, snow bikes, and sleds to explore this winter wonderland.

The nearest commercial airports are Steamboat Springs and Denver International. Small airports are located in Granby and Kremmling.

Activities

General activities
  • Fishing
  • Meditation
  • Boating/Sailing
  • Wine tasting
  • Jeep tours
  • Horseback riding on-site
  • Wildlife watching
Adventures and sports
  • Biking
  • Golfing
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Water sports
  • Winter sports
  • Climbing
  • ATV/Quads/4x4
  • Zip-lining on-site
  • Stand-up paddleboarding
  • Whitewater rafting

In addition to hiking, skiing, snowmobiling, boarding, ATV-ing, and horseback riding, glampers can arrange to try their luck at fly fishing. With thousands of miles of streams, rivers, and acres of lakes and reservoirs, Grand County is one of the best fishing areas in the world. Fishing also is available to glampers on a reduced fee basis at the private fly water known as Fraser River Ranch, which is just a half mile away. This river is a world-class fly fishery, and there are spawning beds creating by the heavy runoff, maintaining a healthy environment and ample bug life for strong trout. Fraser River Ranch also offers a stocked pond.

There are trails up and down the mountainside with incredible views while mountain biking or ATV riding. For experienced bikers, the ranch has a trail system that glampers can easily access. Grand County has some of the best mountain biking in Colorado. Winter Park has over 6000 miles of trails, giving it the nickname "Mountain Bike Capital, USA." ATVs are also allowed, and a trail map is provided to glampers, although ATVs themselves are not made available by the accommodation. This area is the perfect place to explore in an ATV.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 1:00 p.m. early check-in allowed additional charge
  • Check-out: 11:00 a.m. late check-out allowed additional charge
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • Pets allowed
  • No parties
  • Events allowed
  • Some spaces are shared

Accesibility & Safety

Accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible

Cancellation policy

Moderate
Free cancellation up to 7 days

You will receive a full refund if you cancel at least 7 days prior to check-in.

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Additional Information

The minimum stay is three nights. Shorter stays may be arranged; please inquire if interested.

There is a damage deposit of $400. Host and guest will deal with this independently of Glamping Hub once booking is confirmed.

Smoking is permitted, but only in the Smoking porch and outdoors.

A cleaning fee will be charged and will vary depending on the length of stay.

Up to three well-behaved dogs are allowed but only in the Mudroom and Smoking porch. The host may charge a pet fee in its discretion. No pets allowed other than dogs.

Weddings, family reunion and business event can be hosted in the lodge as well as on the property. Charges for events will vary depending on the size of the event, the date and the season. This property also hosts events for charities, reunions and other events and activities. Please inquire if interested.

There are 280 completely secluded acres on this property with many spectacular event sites. In conjunction with other activities, the host may allow self-contained trailers or campers. There will be a per person, per night fee assessed by the host. There is no dumping permitted anywhere on the property. The town of Granby, which is three miles away, has a dump and services facility.

The use of tents in conjunction with certain activities may also be permitted upon request. Fees to be negotiated with the host.

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