Gary Rawls - Coldwell Banker Distinctive Properties
58469 Elk Drive
Montrose, CO 81403


Just 20 miles from downtown Montrose, CO behind a locked gate you could be kicking your boots off to a warm fire and watching the sun set over the San Juan mountains. This 1,568 Sq. ft. mountain cabin is located at about 9,000 ft. elevation on the edge of the aspen and spruce forest on 6.2 acres overlooking your very own small fishing pond as the mountains reach upward in the backround. This cabin has one main bedroom with a loft separated into two more additional sleeping areas, allowing this space to comfortably sleep a total of 6 not including the downstairs bedroom. This cabin is located in the Horsefly II development in the coveted trophy hunting GMU 61. This is one of the only cabins to have such a broad view of the mountains to the south. The Cabin is powered by a 6500 watt generator and has a well engineered community water system. The cabin also has a quaint front porch and a Juliette porch off the upstairs loft. The sunroom to the south with expansive windows provides the best views in the entire development. The cabin construction was designed in such a way to draw the heat through the south facing windows to heat the porcelain tiles in the sunroom. Specialty placed interior windows and vents allow this solar heat to flow into the main room of the cabin and draw back through the lower windows creating circular flow of air movement. Additional heat is suppled by a wood burning vintage stove that provides enough heat to drive you out in the dead of winter. Additional improvements include a tool shed/ work shop which also houses the generator. One added bonus; this is the only cabin where you can have consistant 4G service with a cell phone for those who want to still stay connected. If you're a are located near one of the best over-the-counter elk units in the state. GMU 62 is a stones throw away from the coveted unit 61 trophy unit. This allows hunters to buy a tag every year while hunting along side a trophy unit which means great chances at big bulls. If hunting isn't your thing, plenty of other recreational activities include 4-wheeling, snowmobiling, hiking, camping, and skiing. Dave Wood Road stays plowed all winter so winter access is not a far hike or snowmobile ride to enjoy the cabin through the entire winter!


Days On Site300


Bath(s) 1 Full
SQ Feet1,568
Story(s)1.5 Story
Water FrontYes

Additional Information

HeatingWood Stove,Solar
Interior FeaturesCathedral Ceiling,Ceiling Fan(s)
Available AmenitiesPropane-Tank Owned,No Utilities

Market Activity 81403

Loading Form

Loading Form

Area Information

Zip Code81403
AreaMontrose SW
Community NameHorsefly 2
Middle SchoolColumbine 6-8
High SchoolMontrose 9-12
Listing VS Median (in Horsefly 2)
low | high
54.92795389049% of Average
low | high
62.755102040816% of Average
$ / SqFt:
low | high
41.028531944655% of Average
On Site:
low | high
100% of Average
Listing Updated: 08/14/2018
MLS Number: 738800
Listing Provided By:
Teddy Berger  of  Western Colorado Property Specialists LLC

The data relating to real estate for sale on this web site comes in part from the Internet Data Exchange (IDX) program of Colorado Real Estate Network, Inc. (CREN), © Copyright 2017. All rights reserved. All data deemed reliable but not guaranteed and should be independently verified. This database record is provided subject to "limited license" rights. Duplication or reproduction is prohibited.
FULL CREN Disclaimer

Real Estate listings held by companies other than 2104:66 contain that company's name.
Fair Housing Disclaimer