The SpacePIKES PEAK RETREAT is a custom Colorado vacation home on the border of Pike National forest. It offers all the comfort and charm of Colorado mountain retreat, with panoramic view windows, two spacious decks with mountain/lake views. At sunrise and sunset, colors play off the rocks in a constantly changing show... The views are beautiful, the air is fresh and crisp, the stars are very close..
Our fully furnished retreat is perfect for rest and relaxation in a pristine environment. Enjoy wildlife viewing, magnificent sunrises/sunsets and night skies in addition to hiking trails, fishing and other activities.
Each guest room is private and tastefully appointed with original art and furnishings. Neutral earth tones add to the tranquil environment for your comfort.
You will find a lot of information about area attractions, maps and visitor guides in the living room.
Only 10 mi away from Woodland Park, PIKES PEAK RETREAT is a perfect home base for exploring Pikes Peak Region: Woodland Park, Cripple Creek, Historic Manitou Springs and Historic Old Colorado City (a part of Colorado Springs) and Colorado Springs. Settle into quiet relaxation or take off to enjoy the forest, the mountains and the lake, hiking trails, and prolific wildlife. Have a picnic - food always tastes better outdoors. There is a meditation bench in the backyard on the border with PIKE NATIONAL FOREST. You can take a book or just enjoy the nature, or watch the stars right above you - they seem to be so close: you lie on the deck at night and marvel at stars that never seemed so bright before...
Watch beautiful sunsets, enjoy panoramic mountain views, relax on the deck with a glass of wine or a cup of tea, catch up on some work at the desk if you are on a working vacation. If you enjoy hiking, biking or riding ATV/dirt bike there are a lot of trails around. The Pike National Forest, located in the heart of Colorado, is probably the most well-known and popular National Forest in the state. Pike National Forest offers a variety of recreation opportunities: trophy trout streams, abundant and varied wildlife, seven Fourteeners (mountains with peaks above 14,000 feet), many miles of trails...
If you would like to explore other areas, Mueller State Park 50 miles of trails also provide a great "playground" for the hiker, mountain biker, wildlife watcher and winter sports enthusiast. A popular wildlife watching area. Park visitors traverse the park's numerous trails on foot, snowshoes, cross-country skis, horseback and mountain bike, depending on the season.
Fly Fishing – Gold Medal fishing can be found in the famed South Platte River located approximately 7 miles from the property. Gill Trail offers Gold Medal catch-and-release fishing along the Platte River. Big Manitou Lake is also great for fishing and enjoying a great view of Pikes Peak.
You can go cross-country skiing right from the doorstep. There are motorcycles, ATV and four wheel drive trails and roads in the adjacent Pike National Forest. Great trails for mountain biking. No need to bring your bike you can rent bikes and get trail information at Woodland Park Shop (Team Telecycle).
Walk across the street to the lake or a creek a couple of miles away. In the spring, wildflowers bloom along the pass you'll probably want to take down to the lake. Guest AccessSelf check in and check out. We will provide access instructions, directions, a list of local attractions and a Welcome Letter. Interaction with GuestsWe respond to all questions and inquires promptly. The Neighborhood10 miles North from Woodland Park with all city amenities, 30 miles to COLORADO SPRINGS. PANORAMIC MOUNTAIN AND LAKE VIEWS, PRIVATE LAKE, PIKE NATIONAL FOREST IN THE BACKYARD! MOUNTAINS OF THINGS TO DO: FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, FOUR-WHEELING... RESTAURANTS AND SIGHTSEEING 10 miles away! GORGEOUS NATURE AND WILDLIFE; PEACE AND QUIET... PARADISE FOR ARTISTIC PHOTOGRAPHY AND PLEIN AIR PAINTING... WE HAVE A WONDERFUL LOG DECK IN FRONT OF THE WINDOW WITH A BEAUTIFUL VIEW PERFECT FOR WRITING A GREAT BOOK... PASTERNACK WOULD LOVE TO WRITE ANOTHER "DOCTOR ZHIVAGO" IN THIS "VARYKINO"...
YOU CAN HEAR BABBLING BROOK IN THE NIGHTS OR ENJOY STARGAZING.
KIDS WILL LOVE IT TOO: TONS OF TOYS, BOOKS, DVDs, TENTS FOR KIDS. FOOSBALL, BBQ GRILL, 2 LARGE DECKS...
LOCAL ATTRACTIONS within 30 miles:
* OLD COLORADO CITY HISTORIC DISTRICT
* INDIAN CLIFF DWELLINGS
* CAVE OF THE WINDS
* MIRAMONT CASTLE AND MUSEUM
* GARDEN OF THE GODS
* PIKES PEAK COG RAIL
* NORTH POLE/SANTA'S WORKSHOP
* GHOST TOWN MUSEUM
* AIR FORCE ACADEMY
* SEVEN FALLS
* FLYING W RANCH
* CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN ZOO
* IRON SPRINGS MELODRAMA
* PENNY ARCADE
* WESTERN MUSEUM OF MINING & INDUSTRY
* HISTORIC BROADMOOR HOTEL
* PRO RODEO MUSEUM/ HALL OF FAME
* MANITOU SPRINGS HISTORIC DISTRICT
* PIKES PEAK GOD RAIL
* COLORADO SPRINGS FINE ARTS CENTER * FORT CARSON
* PIKES PEAK INTL RACEWAY
* PIONEERS MUSEUM
* WORLD FIGURE SKATING MUSEUM
* WORLD ICE ARENA
* ROYAL GORGE BRIDGE/PARK
* ROCK LEDGE RANCH
* FOCUS ON THE FAMILY
* MOLLIE KATHLEEN GOLD MINE
* HISTORIC CRIPPLE CREEK
* VICTOR NARROW GAUGE RAILROAD
* ECHO CANYON RIVER EXPEDITIONS
* BUENA VISTA - HOT SPRINGS AND COOL RAFTING ON ARKANSAS RIVER
* WOODLAND PARK - DINOSAUR MUSEUM, SHOPS, RESTAURANTS Getting AroundWe will provide more information when reservation is confirmed: directions, access instructions, a list of local attractions and a welcome letter. Please find more information and visitor guides at the house. Other Things to NoteWe have 4 bedrooms + Loft available for you:
King Size bed ( Aspen Log bedroom set ) - Master Bedroom
Queen size bed (Pine Log bedroom set) - Second bedroom
Queen size bed (Aspen Log bedroom set) - Third bedroom
Queen size pull out bed (leather furniture set) - Loft
Queen/Full size futon - very thick and comfortable - Fourth bedroom
Max occupancy is 8 adult guests or 6 adults and 3-4 children maximum