This Day On The Street
Continue to site
ADVERTISEMENT
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here

Huts, Yurts And Teepees: Unique Lodging In Colorado





DENVER, Feb. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Travelers won't just find standard hotel properties when booking a place to sleep in Colorado, where part of the adventure can be staying somewhere truly unusual or one-of-a-kind. Below is a sampling of unconventional and inspiring places to stay. For information on additional accommodations, visit www.COLORADO.com.

Unique Lodging



Strawberry Park Hot Springs. Rustic lodging options include a train caboose, rustic cabins, covered wagons and tent sites. From $55 - $115 per night for two people.

OPUS Hut comes equipped with solar-powered electricity and hot water, wood burning stoves, indoor toilets and plumbing. From $35 per person, per night.

Jellystone Teepee. Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park-Resort at Larkspur gives visitors a chance to experience a sleeping structure entrenched in American lore and culture. From $61 per night.

Wolf Creek Pass Yurt, just below the Continental Divide, offers plentiful firewood for the woodstove, an equipped kitchen, and futon bunk beds for six people. Prices start at $159 per night.

Golden Gate Canyon State Park. Just 30 minutes outside Denver, seven cabins and yurts are nestled in lush aspen groves and accommodate up to six people. Costs $70 per night.

Cresto Ranch. Eight luxurious safari-style canvas tents are situated in an alpine clearing in the pristine West Fork Valley. Each tent features a gas stove, spacious en-suite bathroom and private lounging porch. Rates start at $1,400 per night, beginning June 1.

State Forest State Park's seven Siberian-inspired round tents provide secure shelter and come equipped with beds, a woodstove, lantern and cooking facilities. From $60 – 110 per night.

Snow Mountain Ranch offers 12 yurts that sleep up to six people with a tent pad outside for an additional two. Rates from $89 per night.

Colorado Hut Systems

10th Mountain Division Hut Association manages a system of 34 backcountry huts connected by 350 miles of suggested routes throughout three National Forests at an elevation of 9,700 to 11,700 feet. Prices vary.

Grand Huts Association has worked to create the most technologically-advanced hut in the state. Broome Hut costs $35 per person, per night.

San Juan Hut System. Five huts can accommodate up to eight people and are available for $30 per person, per night.

Summit Huts Association maintains one of Colorado's most popular backcountry huts, Francie's Cabin, located about four miles south of Breckenridge. Rates vary.  

Contact: Carly Holbrook / 720-289-9366, cholbrook@mmgyglobal.com

SOURCE Colorado Tourism Office

Copyright 2011 PR Newswire. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
To begin commenting right away, you can log in below using your Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, OpenID or Yahoo login credentials. Alternatively, you can post a comment as a "guest" just by entering an email address. Your use of the commenting tool is subject to multiple terms of service/use and privacy policies - see here for more details.
Submit an article to us!
SYM TRADE IT LAST %CHG

Markets

DOW 17,826.30 -279.47 -1.54%
S&P 500 2,081.18 -23.81 -1.13%
NASDAQ 4,931.8150 -75.9760 -1.52%

Partners Compare Online Brokers

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs