Family Home Minutes from Sand Dunes + Pub!!!Enjoy easy access to The Great San Dunes National Park from this updated home less than 6 miles to the Dunes. You won’t find accommodations like this any closer! Settled in a gated community, on just under 4 acres, this 3 bed, 2 bath home is an ideal home base for exploring everything the San Luis Valley has to offer. With a 4th room set up as a rec room, a wrap around lower porch, two separate upper balconies AND a detached garage turned into a Pub, the relaxation opportunity is abundant.
La Blanca VistaThis calm, peaceful retreat has an outstanding view of Mt. Blanca, Colorado's 4th highest summit. The entire cabin is yours to enjoy, hot tub too. Perfect for a couple. Great Sand Dunes National Park and Zapata Falls is just 35 miles away and makes a fantastic day trip. The beautiful town of La Veta, at the base of the majestic Spanish Peaks is another fun visit. Or, just stay put enjoying the sage fields. For quiet and serene starry skies, La Blanca Vista is for you!
Loft of the DunesYou (and your pets) will find serenity on the property with little sound besides distant dogs, nearby birds and the wind brushing through the trees. This is a certified dark sky area where you will see more stars than feels possible! Mostly, we want you to have a place to rest your head before venturing back into Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve. We may not have much to offer by way of amenities, but you won’t find solace, comfort and beauty like this from the side of the highway!
The Elk Meadows Lodge is built on top of small hill at 9000 Ft. in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains and offers spectacular views on three 14K mountains. The neighboring San Isabel National Forest offers great hunting. Winter is our favorite season. We get moderate amounts of snow, the temperatures during the daytime are mostly in the 20-30 degree range. Snow-shoeing or cross country skiing is an experience you will remember forever. Snow shoes for 3 persons are available.
NOTE: Ask about dates! We are opening up a second round of reservations and your dates may be available even if the calendar shows them as blocked - even weekends! Enjoy a true one of a kind experience in one of the most beautiful places in CO. “Rocky Mountain Paradise", "fabulous", "beautiful", "magical", "excellent", "breathtaking views", "location is excellent", "true high desert experience", "clean and comfortable in a quiet, secluded location", "wonderful views", "It was amazing...”.
Sun drenched rustic cabin on a working cattle ranch in the San Luis Valley. During the months of March, April and May cattle are in the meadows in the front of the cabin. With no wifi, this is a place to disconnect and be with nature. Located just west of the Rio Grande, the Crestone mountain range and Mt. Blanca are to the north, and the Sangre De Cristo mountains are to the east. Private, secure, wonderful get away.
Get away from it all in our remote, contemporary style, off-grid, Colorado treehouse, located in the Sangre De Cristo Mountains at 10K ft elevation. Relax on the deck while taking in the amazing views of Culebra Peak or gaze at the star filled skies. A tiny wood-burning stove keeps you cozy and warm (and a propane heater comfortable through the night). The sectional couch converts to super-sized bed. Older kids will be excited to sleep in the small loft on a comfy queen foam topper.
Cozy and rustic Sangre de Cristo Mountains Cabin. If you are ready to unwind, relax, hide from traffic, emails and stress-this is a perfect place for you! Secluded cabin, located in The Southern Part of Sangre de Cristo Mountains on private land. 100 gallon potable water container, bbq, 2 chairs, drinking water and a miniature porta potty. There is minimal electric via solar. There is also outdoor lighting on the porch. 3 miles to Lake and approx. 35 minutes from the National Sand Dunes
Time to set up camp in the beautiful foothills of Mount Blanca in the San Luis Valley! While this untouched land is easily accessible by cars and RVs alike, you'll still feel like you're totally off grid! This is a privately owned, vacant plot of land that has NO amenities, other than natural ones. Breathe in the purest air, put your s'mores in the campfire and don't forget to look up and gaze the Milky Way! The nearest town of Blanca is about a 15 minute drive for any last minute supplies.
Welcome to the Magic Schoolbus! This elegantly repurposed school bus is the perfect location for your Great Sand Dunes adventure. We are at the corner of Highway 150&160 making it a very quick 10 minute drive to the park! The bus offers full amenities including bathroom and shower, as well as a full kitchen and very cozy wood-burning stove. Whether it’s a romantic weekend or away, or a family fun trip, the bus is a perfect fit! (Winter issues such as water lines burst and mice have been fixed!)
You will seemingly have the San Luis Valley of Colorado to yourselves. 35 acre Off grid camping site. There are no utilities here. However I have built a deck, fire pit and provide a propane grill for you to cook on. This is a beautiful remote spot located 3 miles east of the Rio Grand River, 20 miles south of The great sand dunes national park. 15 miles from Zapata waterfall and about 18 miles to Alamosa and 7 miles from Blanca Co. You will have views for almost 100 miles .
Located near the foot hills of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains in a traditional stucco home surrounded by beautiful Pinons and wild Sage. 45 minutes to the Great Sand Dunes and Zapata Falls, 10 minutes to Mountain Home Reservoir and 20 to Smith for great fishing. Abundant hiking trails and only 65 miles to Taos New Mexico for a cultural day of shopping or a romantic dinner. Savor the silence of the mountain, starlit nights and majestic views with someone special.