Sunlight Mountain Ranch is located just minutes from downtown Glenwood Springs which is ranked as one of Americas top destinations and towns to live in. The Sunlight Mountain Ski area is literally within sight of the property. Sunlight Mountain Ranch is bordered on 3 1/2 sides by National Forest, State Wildlife lands, and BLM lands. The ranch has direct views of Mt. Sopris, Bald Mountain, Sunlight Peak, Little Baldy Mountain and Twin Peaks. There is a small creek called 4 Mile Creek that traverses the property along with a few year around springs. The road system is excellent into the ranch that leads some of the most incredible building sites to be found.
Glenwood Springs, Colorado also know as the Land of Water is located just minutes from the property where world-famous hot springs meet year-round outdoor adventures, rich Wild West history and an award-winning dining scene. There are many things to do in Glenwood such as rafting, fly fishing on the Colorado River, relaxing in the hot springs or flying in the air at the Glenwood caverns Adventure Park.
Sunlight Ski Resort gives you a full day of skiing for about half the cost of the mega resorts without the large crowds. The resort boasts 67 trails that lead right back to the resort for lunch and dinner. Sunlight Ski Resort is literally out your back door. The resort not only has excellent world class skiing and snowboarding but also host a variety of other activities like snowmobile tours. No hassles. No hype. It's exactly why you go skiing or riding.
Aspen, Colorado is 1 hour away from the town of Glenwood Springs with towns like Carbondale, Basalt and the entire Roaring Fork Valley right at your doorstep. There are several commercial airports close by in Aspen, Eagle and Grand Junction along with numerous airstrips for private jets.
The Sunlight Mountain Ranch consists of lush sub-irrigated meadows surrounded by healthy spuce, fir and aspen covered forest. Through the multiple draws, live wild springs filter out of the ground creating a majestic setting and excellent feed for the numerous animals that call this ranch home. The ranch is located in hunting unit 43 with over the counter elk tags and the ranch will qualify for landowner mule deer vouchers. Raw vacant land near a very quiet world class ski resort and one of the top destination towns in America simply don't exist or don't often become available for purchase. This is your chance to escape the city life and enjoy what living in Colorado is really about.