89 Fossil View

Pitkin CO, 81241


COLORADO OFF-GRID MOUNTAIN CABIN RETREAT FOR SALE *Updated photos & video coming soon! Off-grid cabin near Gunnison, Colorado sleeps 15 people Ready for adventure? This is the off-grid property for you. Gunnison, Colorado, is known as the epicenter for Colorado recreation, with skiing, snowmobiling, hunting, fishing, 4-wheeling, and wilderness adventures. This mountain cabin is located 37 minutes northeast of Gunnison, in a cabin neighborhood surrounded by National Forest lands. At 10,800 feet, it is an outstanding location for summer retreats, fishing, hiking, riding ATVs, horseback riding, elk and deer hunting, and exploring the Colorado Rockies. Taylor Park and Taylor Reservoir, a popular recreation and camping area, is a 10-mile ATV or Jeep ride. Mountain cabin retreat sleeps 15 comfortably The Fossil View cabin is a three-story log structure situated on a historic mining claim about 27 miles northeast of Gunnison. Including the basement, there are three levels with a total of 3,000 square feet, four bedrooms, and two and one half baths. Set up as a retreat property, the bedrooms and extra spaces are set up with bunks to sleep 15. The cabin is an off-grid retreat with its own 1,400-watt solar power system, Kohler 12-kw generator, and cistern supplied by a neighboring spring. The home is warm and inviting, with finishes rarely found in a mountain cabin, including granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, custom antler chandelier, custom log dining table, tile and wood floors, warm and bright aspen paneling, living room theater, hot-water (glycol) propane-fired baseboard heat supplementing the wood stove, and a finished basement. The expansive decks are built from durable Trex decking, and has a fire pit in the yard. There is cellular phone reception at the property. Year-round Colorado recreation propertywith snowmobile or snowcat access Is this a year-round recreation retreat? Yes, if you have snowmobiles or a snowcat, which is the only source of winter access. The property is well set up for snowmobiles, with a parking area for ATVs and snowmobiles under the deck. Generators, fireplaces, and heating systems are set up for year-round use. The 1,500-gallon cistern easily lasts many months, and the property lives well in the winter. Summer and fall access is good even with a passenger car. This is an excellent property for family retreats, church retreats, ministry, or backcountry getaways. Bordering National Forestover-the-counter trophy elk and mule deer hunting property in Colorado


Days On Site254


Bath(s) 2 Full, 1 Half
SQ Feet2,996
Story(s)Three Story

Additional Information

HeatingHot Water Baseboard,Boiler,Wood Stove
Interior FeaturesAll Furnishings
Available AmenitiesPropane-Tank Leased,Phone - Cell Reception

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Area Information

Zip Code81241
AreaGunnison Rural
Community NameQuartz Creek
Middle SchoolGunnison 6-8
High SchoolGunnison 9-12
Listing VS Median (in Quartz Creek)
low | high
79.326047358834% of Average
low | high
86.28170894526% of Average
$ / SqFt:
low | high
24.648221273805% of Average
On Site:
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100% of Average
Listing Updated: 12/12/2019
MLS Number: 755535
Listing Provided By:
Jake Hubbell  of  United Country Colorado Brokers

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