"THE CLAIM" is a gorgeous custom log home located in Valley of the Sun which is one of the more prominent developments in Park County. The home is only 25 minutes from Breckenridge with easy access to Highway 9. The roomy 3 bedroom and 3 bath home is on a wooded property with fabulous views of the white-capped mountains. Sacramento Creek runs through the property and there is a fishing easement that is accessible. This home has every amenity that you can dream of in addition to the beautiful wooded outdoor area. It is very common to see Moose, Elk, and Deer right on the property. There is a fire pit to toast marshmallows in the summer and fall.
The home has a spacious living area with a wood-burning fireplace open to the dining area and spacious gourmet kitchen with granite counter tops and custom cabinetry. This huge kitchen has beautiful views of the mountains and forest. The property is located right on Sacramento Creek. There are 3 bedrooms with a queen bed, two twins and another queen bed. There are 3 baths. Two have a shower and tub. The third has a walk in custom tiled shower. The master suite has a king size bed with beautiful log furniture. The master bath has a very large jetted tub to relax in. The main floor has a kitchen, large dining room, a spacious living room with satellite TV and lots of movie to choose from. There is a gorgeous wood-burning fireplace with firewood provided. Plenty of games and movies are provided for your enjoyment and relaxation in this room or the game room.
On the lower level, there is a game room with air hockey, a pool table and a pin ball machine (available May 1st, 2019). There is a full bath on this level as well. There is a custom steam shower in this bath with beautiful custom mosaic tile. A queen size futon bed is provided in the game room. The mountains are behind the home to the North and West with beautiful views from the first level and the hot tub and deck.
The outdoor area behind the home is a place you will want to spend a lot of time relaxing. There is a great deck with beautiful views of the white-capped mountains and Sacramento Creek. The property is very wooded and secluded. You will not see any other cabins or structures from the property. There is a gas grill and patio furniture to relax and enjoy the view and wildlife. There is even a heater for those chilly winter nights. Moose are frequent visitors to the property!
Fairplay and Alma are the activity center of the Colorado Rocky Mountains and is often referred to as the Base Camp for all activities some of which include skiing, snowboarding, hiking, mountain climbing, snow-shoeing, horseback riding (winter too), ice climbing, fishing, hunting, rafting, snow-mobiling, 4-wheeling, ATVing, mine exploring, canoeing, kayaking, and much much more.
Return Renters will receive a T-Shirt with "The Claim" logo on it for everyone in the group. Renters returning for a third vacation will receive a warm and cozy sweatshirt with "The Claim" logo. Just let us know that you have been here before. Every renter is special and The Claim's owner wants to thank you for visiting his home.
This is a beautiful home to spend any season of the year. The access is easy and 4-wheel drive is not a necessity but is recommended in the winter months. You can find all of these activities within minutes of the home:
* FISHING ... On the property and Gold Medal/Blue Ribbon Fishing.
* Breckenridge ... ski, snow-board
* Buena Vista ... Hot Springs, fishing, raft the Arkansas River - 30 min. SW
* Salida ... fishing, hiking, jeep trails , rafting - 25 min SW
* Como Historic Railroad District - 20 min. NW
* Fairplay Historic Mining Town - 5 min. NW
* Denver ... shopping, theaters, sports, amusements parks -90 min NE
* Cripple Creek ... gold mining, gambling - 50 min.
* Canon City ... home of the Royal Gorge - 60 min SE
* Manitou Springs ... Cave of the Winds, Pikes Peak - 60 min. SE