LOCATION >> FIVE MINUTES FROM STEAMBOAT SKI RESORT
DATA >> A new 5,898-square-foot four-bedroom with four full bathrooms for $1,799,000
BACKDROP >> Five minutes uphill from the roiling Yampa River and just over a hump from the resort proper, the Greystone development offers hiking/biking/skiing trails (for the outdoorsy) plus membership to the on-site Rollingstone Ranch golf course (for the sorta-outdoorsy),
HOME >> Built for empty-nesters, it has four bed/baths, a bar, and a family room on the first floor to accommodate the visiting kids, cousins, and friends. But the real living is upstairs. The master bedroom and bath and enormous main-floor kitchen/dining/family room are adorned with oversize windows for nonstop views and a modern-rustic vibe, with reclaimed-wood flooring and accents. A covered deck allows for entertaining all those kids, cousins, and friends.
CONTACT >> Nick Metzler, Colorado Group Realty, 970-846-8811
OCATION >> FIVE MINUTES FROM PARK CITY MOUNTAIN RESORT AND DEER VALLEY, UTAH
DATA >> A 5,315-square-foot four-bedroom with one full and six partial bathrooms for $1,995,000
BACKDROP * Park City’s Aerie development sits on a hillside over-looking downtown and PCMR. While not exactly “walkable.” it offers refuge from tourist density.
HOME >> The designer of this mod Swiss chalet wanted clear Empire Canyon views and installed so much glass that the solar exposure heats the home in midwinter. Unusual hardwoods finish the walls and ceilings, The bottom floor offers an indoor tap pool and hot tub.
CONTACT >> Ben Fisher, Summit Sotheby’s International Realty, 435-962-0192
LOCATION >> 12 MINUTES FROM STOWE MOUNTAIN RESORT
DATA >> A 25-room inn on 38 acres for $1,995,000
BACKDROP >> Bring your skis–and your horses. sleds, and fishing poles. This former gentleman’s estate is currently a B&B with 38 acres. ponds, a brook. and stables for a dozen horses. Fifteen miles of cross-country trails lead into Vermont’s famous 300-mile Catamount Trail.
HOME >> A nine-bed. nine-bath manor with four additional four-bed. four-bath carriage houses. The manor’s kitchen services the 50-person dining room; fireplaces throughout (plus a small pub down-stairs) keep it cozy.