Blue Sky Mountain Ranch - 120 acres!


Entire chalet hosted by Kevin

14 guests, 6 bedrooms, 9 beds, 3.5 baths
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Blue Sky Mountain Ranch, your private Rocky Mountain vacation "estate"!
120 acres of Wilderness & Rocky Mountain views! So beautiful, it was featured on The Weather Channel's "Freaks of Nature", Wasteland III filmed by Microsoft out last year and many other film shoots.

The space
Imagine entering an Exclusive Private Ranch Estate thru a beautiful long and winding quarter mile driveway to a luxurious Log Cabin Lodge, atop a 500 foot enclave overlooking the snow capped Rocky Mountains.

This beauty has been host to an Oscar winning director, sports celebs and several authors/screen writers who use it to recharge and be inspired in their creative process.

Blue Sky Mountain Ranch has it all! Spectacular Mountain Views, privacy, vast acreage, private, challenging hiking trails, camp-fire pit, 2 hot tubs/sun deck, mountain biking, wildlife watching, ATV trails and rock outcroppings for climbing and lots more of exciting activities.

The landscapes on property are incredible! Rock cliffs & ridge lines, flowery meadows, seasonal stream running through the middle of the property, a diverse forest of Evergreen species, Aspen groves, and a trail system that rivals most parks. See the most amazing sunsets sink over the mountains on your private dining deck with not a soul or neighbor in sight!

Great place to vacation or for extended family get togethers/reunions and small corporate retreats. The Lodge sleeps 14, but keep in mind for corporate retreats and bachelors, there are only "9" beds in the home in 6 distinctly differnet sleeping areas, so for that reason those types of stays need to keep it under 10 as 14 sleepers are set up for family only stays as our sofas are not to be used for sleeping.

The home sleeps a family of 14 comfortably "without" the use of sofa beds or futons- with 1 King, 4 Queens, and 4 twins within 4 bedrooms, an additional sleeping loft bedroom, and the Goldmine Shaft themed sleeping nook for 2 children or 2 adventurous adults.

The Master Bedroom "wing" is a 2 floor master retreat with in-suite master bath, walk-in closet, hot tub on lower floor, 2 flat screen TVs and a wall of windows with a not to be beat, huge view of the mountains.

We also have a Pak n' Play crib/playpen for your infant/toddler and a portable high chair.

The kitchen is large and open to the dining area and living room with oversized picture windows for admiring the inspiring views.

The theater features a state of the art 65 inch smart flat screen LED, Streaming HDTV with Surround Sound, Blue Ray, Mp3 Player and Wii gaming system. A library of music CDs and DVD movies is available for your use. Sectional seating for 6, 2 more in wingback chairs, and 4 more on bar seating.

The outdoor spaces closest to the home are beautifully accommodating with 2000 square feet of deck & patio space, fire pit and seasonal garden. The dining/bbq deck seats up to 6 plus 8 more in the indoor dining room which is only 4 feet from the dining deck and has the best views of the Rocky Mountains in the state. A Sun deck has a large chaise lounge, for sunning yourself, a 6 seat hot tub, log furnishings and benches. The hot tub deck and hammock area are great for relaxing and there is a 1 acre contained 6 foot fence to keep your pets or children within the confines of the immediate yard around the lodge. Under the deck, stay in the shade on 6 adirondack chairs and listen to the windchimes or move over to the adjacent flagstone patio with gigantic large ponderosa picnic table that seats 12 for a picnic lunch with forest views, a pondersa bench which seats 4 and a makeshift bar area.

Wifi is complimentary all over the home and outdoor spaces immediately around the home. Catching up on some work? There is a charming study available for your use.

If you've exhausted our trail system and activities on property, you'll be surprised to find out that civilization and attractions are within 5 to 30 minutes of the ranch! What other property provides you with the best of BOTH worlds?

This is not just a place to stay, it's an experience!

We are a 420 and Pet Friendly property. 420 means however, no smoking flower inside the home, vaping is fine.
Pet fee (dogs only) is not included in airbnb's quote, so inquire before booking.
Some fun Excursions and activities are not included in Airbnb's quote, so inquire before booking.

Vacation Rental agreement (specific to this particular property) must be signed before the booking is considered confirmed by owners. Airbnb's standard and general agreement does NOT cover this type of property. If you are a bachelor party or group of singles, you must indicate this in your inquiry and we must speak with you prior to you "booking" the property. It's important that guests know we don't condone "partying" at this accommodation. If you wish to throw a party and drink heavily, this is not the accommodation for that. We accept only mature bachelor retreats who enjoy hiking and getting out in nature without that element.

There are additional fees if you invite day guests to the property. Please note- Booking the ranch for lodging "never" automatically includes usage of the ranch for any parties, get-togethers, reunions, day guests, dinners or events etc.

The Shed, Outbuilding/Detached Garage and the land immediately behind the garage about 100 feet away from the Lodge, as well as the RV at the Squirrel's Nest which is down the driveway a half mile away must not be trespassed upon, meaning guests should not go near these particular areas. These are property owner only areas where guests are not permitted to be around.

What this place offers

Free parking on premises
Hot tub
Pets allowed
TV with standard cable
Security cameras on property

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Where you’ll be

Black Hawk, Colorado, United States

The neighborhood is literally mountain wilderness. Deer, Elk, Moose, Bobcats, Coyotes, Turkey, Bears and Mountain Lions are your neighbors as well as the smaller animals and birds. The hikes you'll experience will be both adventurous and inspiring. If you like the excitement of gambling, the casinos or city life, you'll find that downtown in Black Hawk which is 14 miles away. In Nederland, the opposite direction 6 miles away, you'll find gift shops, a museum, restaurants, 3 breweries and pubs along with a supermarket, liquor store and a carousel for the kids to enjoy.

Hosted by Kevin

Joined in October 2011
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We are meticulous about our properties. Every detail is kept just how we'd want it if we were on vacation. My wife goes OCD on the details, so if you find something that may be missing we'd be thrilled to hear about it during or after your stay. Both my wife and I are in the entertainment business and have chosen properties that are quiet, secluded and absolutely gorgeous to retreat away to.
We are meticulous about our properties. Every detail is kept just how we'd want it if we were on vacation. My wife goes OCD on the details, so if you find something that may be mis…

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House rules

Check-in: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Checkout: 10:00 AM
Self check-in with keypad
No smoking
Pets are allowed

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Pool/hot tub without a gate or lock
Nearby lake, river, other body of water

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