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Post Office Ranch Log Cabin - Grizzly Adams Family Friendly rates based on 2 p

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,580 sq ft
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

The Grizzly Adams is the second cabin that was built on our 312 acre working cattle ranch for you and your families enjoyment. The log cabin was completed in June of 2012 and has 1500 sq. ft. of usable floor area. It has a large fully furnished kitchen with dark brown granite counter tops on top and underneath beautiful aspen cabinets. It has a large electric range, dishwasher,and refrigator with an ice maker. One mile of the Little Arkansas River frontage and a one acre trout pond are availiable for your fishing enjoyment.. The cabin has 3 doored bedrooms with Queen beds and a sleeping loft that has a full bed and a couch that makes into a full bed. Two bathrooms one upstairs and one down and a living room down stairs finish out the floor plan. There are 2 flat screen tvs, 32 in. upstairs in the sleeping loft and a 39 in in the living room. The living room is furnished with a dark leather couch with a log glider easy chair. The bedrooms are furnished with log beds and large walkin closets. The kitchen chairs are comfortable dark upholstered. Tile covers the floor in the kitchen and bathrooms with hard wood flooring covering the rest of the floors. Custom made light fixtures in the kitchen and bathrooms as well as eletrical outlet and switch covers add and accentuate to the over all beauty of the beetle kill pine paneling in the cabin. The outside has a large warp around deck where you can seat on log rocking chairs and enjoy the beautiful panoramic view of the mountains. A gas grill, picnic tables, and fire pit are all provided to help make your stay a memorable one.


Owner
Dean Roberts
Member since: 2010
Speaks english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 14, 2018

About Dean Roberts

Father purchased ranch when I was 3 yrs. old. I grew up here and was able to raise my 3 children with my beautiful wife of 39 years. Family operated a dairy on ranch till 1981. Had to go to work for the state to make a living. Retired in 2004 and put the ranch into a conservation easement and built these cabins for you.

Dean Roberts purchased this cabin in 1952

Why Dean Roberts chose Salida

Provides a great get-away for you and your family and friends. From the cabin there are great views of the mountains. Monarch ski area is a short 12 miles away in the winter and world class white water rafting is just minutes away. Has 1 mile of south Arkansas River frontage and has 1 acre trout pond

What makes this cabin unique

This working cattle ranch offers unsurpassed beauty and solitude. Great fishing and wildlife viewing await you. Cabin was finished in June of 2012. You will appreciate the uniqueness and beauty of the furnishings.

Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation cabin rental in Salida, Colorado

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1580 sq ft
  • 2 stories
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ski-Out
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • cell phone ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2 full bathrooms with showers
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Sleeping loft - 1 double , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
  • Queen size Beds (3), Double Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Double and sleep sofa double are in the loft
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Have large fire pit for evening next to fire and an outside gas grill.

Reviews

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Post Office Ranch Log Cabin - Grizzly Adams Family Friendly rates based on 2 p
average rating of 4.9166665 based on 36 reviews
5

Exceeded our expectations

  • 5 of 5

From the fresh smell of wood upon opening the door to the design theme throughout the cabin, it was a beautiful cabin. It was very clean, spacious, and had a beautiful view.

  • Submitted: 4-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for taking care of the cabin and leaving it in good shape.
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5

A real jewel

  • 5 of 5

There's no better place to stay in the area, period

  • Submitted: 4-Apr-2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Orlando
5

Beautiful Place; Very Clean; Quite Accommodating

  • 5 of 5

I hope that I can go back. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this cabin. It is in an excellent location (although it is a little tough to find at night) and in beautiful shape. Although we didn't have that many people, it would be perfect for a large family.

  • Submitted: 21-Feb-2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cozy Ranch cabin

  • 4 of 5

We love The post office ranch! It has beautiful views, houses many people comfortably, and has that mountain cabin feel. For guests trying the find the ranch, it can be a bit tricky as the sign by the road is hidden and there were no light on it at night. Dean is more than willing to help with anything needed and was prompt in returning messages before our stay. We would and have gone back to this rental and recommend it to others!

  • Submitted: 19-Jan-2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

AMAZING!!!

  • 5 of 5

Our family thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The attention to detail in this cabin was impeccable! We all had an amazing time. The owners were so very friendly and helpful and willing to meet all of our needs during our stay.

  • Submitted: 2-Jan-2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm glad you and your family enjoyed their stay. Thanks for taking care of the cabin. You are always welcome back.
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Denver, Colorado
5

A Great Weekend

  • 5 of 5

This was our second time on this property (last time we stayed in the other cabin).

Once again, we had a wonderful time, staying in this beautifully appointed cabin, surrounded by spectacular scenery.

Highly recommend.

  • Submitted: 26-Oct-2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
110 Miles
Colorado Springs
Nearest Barpub
1.1 Miles
Elevations Beer and Vino Salida
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
U.S. Hwy 50
Nearest Ski
12 Miles
Monarch ski area

Post Office Ranch is a 312 acre operating Angus cattle ranch located in the upper Arkansas river valley. The ranch is surrounded by Sawatch Mountain range with a number of 14,000 ft. peaks in view of the cabin.The ranch borders BLM and US Forest property which makes for great hiking. Many trail heads are a short drive from the cabin. The Ranch has 1 mile of South Arkansas River frontage and a 1 acre pond full of trout (catch and release) for your fishing enjoyment. The Arkansas river is a short drive for fishing and for world class white water rafting. Salida is a short 6 mile drive for shopping. The down town area is full of speciality shops as well as arts and craft shops for your shopping enjoyment. In Salida you will also find a large indoor hot springs pool, a fitness center,and spa. There are also many fine restaurants for your dining enjoyment. In the winter there are many winter sports opportunities. Monarch ski area is a short 12 mile drive. Snow Mobiling and Cross Country skiing are also available. The cabin with its rap-around deck make for restful sitting and enjoying the view of the mountains.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation cabin rental in Salida, Colorado

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Off Season
Apr 2 2018 - May 31 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$243
C$1,457
C$3,833
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$26 per night, per additional guest
 
High Season
Jun 1 2018 - Sep 15 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$281
C$1,687
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$26 per night, per additional guest
 
Off season
Sep 16 2018 - Dec 13 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$243
C$1,457
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$26 per night, per additional guest
 
High Season
Dec 14 2018 - Jan 13 2019
2 night minimum stay
C$281
C$1,687
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$26 per night, per additional guest
 
Off Season
Jan 14 2019 - Feb 28 2019
2 night minimum stay
C$243
C$1,457
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$26 per night, per additional guest
 
High Season
Mar 1 2019 - Mar 31 2019
2 night minimum stay
C$281
C$1,687
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$26 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
C$281
 

Additional information about rental rates

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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