Mt. Evans Cabin with 150 acres, stream, amazing views, skiing, a true getaway

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3 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, cribs/infant beds, free WiFi
Balcony
Balcony
TV, fireplace, DVD player, books
TV, fireplace, DVD player, books

Overview of Mt. Evans Cabin with 150 acres, stream, amazing views, skiing, a true getaway

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Mt. Evans Cabin with 150 acres, stream, amazing views, skiing, a true getaway

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4.9/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Outdoor Space
  • Barbecue grill

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Sheets and towels washed at 140°F
Idaho Springs, CO

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationEcho Mountain Park11 min drive
  • Popular LocationArgoGold Mill and Museum14 min drive
  • Popular LocationSteve Canyon Statue20 min drive
  • AirportBroomfield, CO (BJC-Rocky Mountain Metropolitan)58 min drive

Space details

3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, sleeps 8
2000 sq ft
Bedroom 1
    1 queen bed
    1 sleep sofa/futon
Bedroom 2
    2 twin/single beds
Bedroom 3
    1 queen bed
Bathroom 1
    Shower
Bathroom 2
    Shower
Bathroom 3
    Bathtub/shower combo

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About this area

Idaho Springs

Located in Idaho Springs, this cabin is in a rural area and in the mountains. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Golden Gate Canyon State Park and Clear Creek, while Underhill Museum and ArgoGold Mill and Museum are cultural highlights. Enjoy the area's slopes with snowboarding and skiing, and don't miss out on the ice skating and snowmobiling. Guests love the property's quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Echo Mountain Park - 11 min drive
  • ArgoGold Mill and Museum - 14 min drive
  • Underhill Museum - 18 min drive
  • Steve Canyon Statue - 20 min drive
  • Phoenix Gold Mine - 29 min drive

Getting around

  • Broomfield, CO (BJC-Rocky Mountain Metropolitan) - 58 min drive

Restaurants

  • Azteca — 13 min drive
  • MTN Prime — 13 min drive
  • The Frothy Cup — 13 min drive
  • Two Brothers Delicatessen — 13 min drive
  • Tommyknocker Brewery & Pub — 13 min drive

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire cabin to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Mt. Evans Cabin with 150 acres, stream, amazing views, skiing, a true getaway

Family-friendly cabin in Idaho Springs with sauna
We love this property for the privacy, stream with waterfall, and especially the incredible view of the continental divide. It now includes 4 separate parcels totaling 153 acres, and the closest neighbor is a half mile away. We're approximately 5 to 60 mins away from some of the best skiing in the country.

Our 2000 square foot cabin is built for guests. We have 3 private bedrooms, each with its own bathroom. The 2nd floor loft has a private bedroom with queen bed and its own bathroom. The main floor bedroom has two twin beds and full bathroom. Downstairs is another full guest suite including a queen bed and full private bath. The kitchen has plenty of space for cooking. There is a gas range, a full set of cookware and spices. Washer and dryer are included. The TV room has a 40 inch flatscreen with Hulu TV, a small movie selection, and a few games.

We love the outdoor living, so we added 600 square feet of deck facing down the valley to the continental divide. A large outdoor grill with side burner is plumbed directly to our home - no worry about running out of propane! The patio table includes a gas fire pit to warm the cool evenings.

Walk a few hundred feet down a hundred year old trail to the waterfalls of Little Bear Creek. The creek originates at the top of our land. It tumbles down the center of the property over several private waterfalls.

Game passes through the property as a migration route from Mt. Evans to lower elevations. Deer and elk are common. Bear have been seen on the property. A lynx has left its tracks, but we haven't seen it yet. Our resident foxes are almost pets. Bird lovers will see hummingbirds and friendly gray jays around the cabin.

Enjoy a traditional Finnish sauna in the evening. It is a separate building made from local whole logs with a Lamppa Kuuma wood stove and rustic barnwood and stone interior. It is a truly traditional experience with a cold water faucet and a hot water tank heated by the stove.

The cabin sits between Evergreen and Idaho Springs, convenient for access to the mountain communities, ski hills, and Arapahoe National Forest. Denver is less than an hour away.

The property is now on the power grid! We have been off-grid for years, but utility power is more convenient for our guests. We also have a new 40Mb internet service with WiFi for our guests. There is no phone line. We use cell phones in the cabin.

There is radiant in-floor heat throughout the cabin, on all floors.

We often get asked the altitude and yes the altitude has effected a few of our guests in the past. The cabin is at 9600 feet. At this elevation there are a lot of trees and a lot of sun and one Amazing view. Snow stays on the ground from November through April.
Guest accommodations at this cabin offer fireplaces and DVD players. Rooms open to patios. Accommodations are furnished with sofa beds and dining tables. Kitchens offer refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils.

Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.

Recreational amenities at the cabin include a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager

Eric and Carolyn Lehto
Speaks English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Ski

  • Close to skiing

Pool/Spa

  • Sauna

Internet

  • Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Car required

Family friendly

  • Crib/infant bed available
  • Children's books
  • Children's dinnerware

Kitchen

  • Refrigerator
  • Stovetop
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Paper towels
  • Spices
  • Ice maker

Dining

  • Dining table

Bedrooms

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided
  • Sofa bed

Bathrooms

  • 3 bathrooms
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels provided
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet paper

Living spaces

  • Fireplace
  • Wood stove

Entertainment

  • TV
  • DVD player
  • Games
  • Books
  • Video library

Outdoor areas

  • Patio
  • Barbecue grill
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Firepit

Laundry

  • Washing machine and dryer

Comfort

  • Heating

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Suitability/Accessibility

  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Limited housekeeping
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone

Location highlights

  • In the mountains
  • In a rural location

Things to do

  • Snow sports gear
  • Golfing on site
  • Casino nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Hiking nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Mountain climbing nearby
  • Snowmobiling nearby
  • Cycling nearby
  • Kayaking nearby

Safety features

  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Fire extinguisher
  • First aid kit
  • Smoke detector
  • Deadbolt lock

General

  • Sleeps 8
  • Unit size: 2000 sq ft (186 sq m)

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 25

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Cribs (infant beds) are available

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a private host, not a professional engaged in trade or business
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a first aid kit, and a deadbolt lock
This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation

We should mention

A car is required for transportation to and from this property

Property is also known as

Mt. Evans 150 Acres Stream Amazing Views Skiing True Getaway
Mt. Evans 150 Acres Stream Amazing Views Skiing True Getaway

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.9

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 184 out of 191 reviews
5 - Excellent 96%
Rating 4 - Good. 6 out of 191 reviews
4 - Good 3%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 191 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
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Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 191 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

5.0/5

Cleanliness

5.0/5

Staff & service

5.0/5

Amenities

5.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Stunning views, total relaxation away from it all
Comfortable property with great views, comfortable beds, and super amenities. Went there for a guys weekend. Kitchen is fully stocked and we prepared a lot of our meals at home. Beds and baths were comfortable, lots of room for everyone. The sauna and wood burning stove were great fun, lots of well seasoned wood provided for both. Fantastic communication from Carolyn, thanks for all the tips! Gary is also available locally to help out if needed. Recommend an SUV or all wheel drive car, the drive is well maintained but all wheel drive would have been optimal. We had a blast and would come back in a heartbeat. Thanks!

5/5 Excellent

Fall Family Getaway
Perfection. This property is immaculate and absolutely stunning. Everything you need for a quiet getaway is right there. The hike to the waterfalls is breathtaking. I cannot say enough good things about the process, the home and the property. You won't be disappointed. My only suggestion would be a hot tub :) Memories my family won't soon forget.

5/5 Excellent

Wonderful to stay while you amazed by the Rockies!
Drive in from Evergreen Colorado on a sunny day with time to stop every mile to take pictures. The final drive up to the house feels like you are leaving civilization. The home is well appointed with everything you need to live and then some. The deck is enormous with views for miles. Mt. Evans and Echo Lake is literally around the corner. We will be back.

5/5 Excellent

Vay-K
Very simple process. Worth the money. Only suggestion would be to add a hot tub. 😉

5/5 Excellent

Perfect Mornings and Restful Nights
Had a wedding at Juniper Pass and reception at Echo Mountain. This location was perfect for some of our family to be close to the wedding venue. The home was very clean, home "tips" were very helpful, spacious, accommodating, and the host was eager to make sure our stay was what we were expecting. The area was remote like we wanted with opportunities for short hikes and bugling elk. Would recommend this place!