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Charming Log Cabin In The Mountains, Take A Peek Inside!

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This log cabin located in Carbondale, Colorado, United States is everything you’d expect a log cabin vacation to be. The cabin can accommodate up to 8 guests, with 3 bedrooms, 4 beds, and 2 baths, situated on the banks of the Crystal River in a quiet neighborhood between Redstone and Marble. This amazing home away from home is ideal for families, fishermen, and outdoor enthusiasts with private access to fishing in the Gold Medal waters of the Crystal River and so many nearby outdoor activities to explore. This custom 3 bedroom 2 bath home combines modern with rustic style creating an exceptionally handcrafted mountain log cabin feel with the wood-burning fireplace, logs, exposed beams, and open floor plan. The log cabin has nicely appointed furnishings, decor, and modern conveniences, you have all the comforts of home.

The cozy living room is comfortably furnished and features a fireplace with a river rock hearth and large flat-screen television. The kitchen is fully equipped and the dining area seats 8. During your vacation stay you can greet the day with incredible peace and tranquility while sipping your morning coffee on the wrap-around deck, or riverside, surrounded by beauty and the soothing sounds of the Crystal River. The master bedroom and a full bathroom are located on the main level and two comfortable bedrooms and a full bathroom are on the upper level. The master bedroom is furnished with a king-sized bed, the second guest bedroom has 2 queen-sized beds and there is 1 queen-sized bed in the third bedroom. For additional sleeping accommodations, the loft offers a futon and a twin-sized bed.

You will want to note that there is a 2 car maximum at this log home. Due to the proximity of the river to the log home, you’ll want to practice extreme caution when traveling with young children. A 4 by 4 or all-wheel drive vehicle is required in the winter months due to a high level of potential snowfall. Chains may nee be needed in extreme conditions. This log home does not have air conditioning although there are fans for your use. Homestays are fairly cool in the summer due to the elevation.

Nearby areas to explore during your vacation stay include fly fishing in Crystal River private access on-site, historic mining towns of Redstone, original marble quarry in Marble, the Crystal Mill built-in 1892 just 10.9 miles away, Lizard Lake for great fishing, unique shops, and great restaurants in Carbondale just 22 miles away. There are world-class ski resorts at Aspen and Snowmass 50 miles away, local ski favorite Sunlight Mountain Resort 46 miles, Glenwood Springs Hot Springs Pool and Iron Mountain Hot Springs Pool 30 miles, and the Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park.

During your stay, you can enjoy white water rafting, kayaking, paddle boarding, and canoeing. There are numerous cross country skiing, snowshoeing, hiking, and biking trails. For an unforgettable mountain getaway, escape to this beautiful mountain log cabin perfectly situated within the Crystal River Valley and a short drive to the quaint towns of Marble, Redstone, and Carbondale.

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