Cozy house on 5.6 acres with a glistening private lake in your front yard. Imagine fishing for trophy trout just feet from the front door. The lake is surrounded by meadows, blue spruce, and pine. Enjoy the Elk, Deer, Moose, Bald Eagles and the abundant wildlife and wild flowers from the deck.
Come enjoy a myriad of Aspen trees, rock outcroppings, and snow-capped mountain views. The location is a sportsman's paradise just a 1/2-mile form National Forest with hundreds of square miles of forest and mountains with unlimited recreational opportunities. The Pickle Gulch 4x4 trail is 0.9 miles away. From here you can access 100's of miles of jeep trails, ATV trails, mountain bike trails and hiking trails. Fairburn Mountain is 1 mile away. The Fairburn Mountain Trail is a 1.9 mile out and back trail that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. Other outdoor attractions include Golden Gate Canyon State Park 7 miles away, Centennial Cone Park 10 miles away, Rollins Pass 18 miles away, Skiing 19 miles way, Indian Peaks Wilderness 19 miles away and much more.
Although the house is secluded, Black Hawk and Central City are only 5 minutes away. Black Hawk is the largest gambling town in Colorado and is home to 18 casinos. The town has many great activities including restaurants, spas, music festivals, Central City Opera, shopping, concerts and a museum. The Gilpin Count School (K - 12) is a 5 minute walk away. The Gilpin Community Center is 5 minutes away. This well-equipped community center offers a variety of activities including swimming pool, game room, weight room, basketball courts, volley ball courts, yoga, indoor running track, classes on many topics and much more.
Live in this rare mountain Paradise that is only 21 miles from the Denver metro area.
You get all the benefits of a beautiful and secluded mountain lake house but you are close to many great attractions.