Sotheby's International Realty - Yampa, CO

This quintessential “cabin in the woods” is perfectly located in southern Routt County between Steamboat Springs and the Vail Valley. Bordering USFS and the Flattops Wilderness area, the 107 acres offers diverse wildlife habitat with gentle topography, seasonal creek with dense willows, mixed aspen, fir and pine forests. The custom Montana Log cabin is rustic by design with a large covered deck overlooking the valley and an inviting interior centered by a wood burning fireplace with river rock hearth. No need to worry about cold winter nights as this cabin includes modern conveniences of electricity plus backup generator, running water, radiant floor heat and country kitchen with granite counter tops, ample cabinetry and stainless appliances. The cabin includes an unfinished basement with private access and overall is the perfect canvas for a buyer’s finishing touch. The cabin lies within an area known as Five Pine Mesa and is perfectly situated with a 40-minute drive to Steamboat Springs and 1 hour drive to the Vail corridor. Only tell your close friends as Five Pine Mesa is known locally as the center of the recreational universe with millions of public acres including abundant lakes and streams providing excellent trout fishing, significant big game hunting, backcountry hiking and camping. Wintertime activities include excellent snowmobiling and backcountry skiing. The world is your Rocky Mountain oyster as all the recreational activities can be accomplished from the front door of your Five Pine Mesa cabin. Property can be combined with contiguous 150+- vacant acres to create a 257 -acre wilderness retreat.