fishing colorado clear creek cabin rental

If you decide on our cabin, we can provide pamphlets or information about interesting places in the area, i.e. the Georgetown Loop Railroad, rafting, auto day trips, hiking, fishing, camping or shopping, places to eat (or better yet, places where NOT to eat). Let us know what you need. A mile or two in any direction will put you in quaint small towns or touristy areas, your choice. Fast food or other dining is only 5 miles away.

Call us with any questions!

What to Bring:

    • Sun screen: due to the altitude and clear air, it is VERY EASY to sunburn in Colorado

    • Bug spray

    • Long pants and a light sweater or jacket (it gets cool in the mountains at night). Dress in layers!

    • Shorts for the warmer days

    • Your fishing gear if you're fishing. If you forget something, check our Links page for local outfitters.

    • Hiking boots or appropriate shoes for walking

    • Ponchos or rain jackets for hiking (it does occasionally rain in the afternoons)

    • Your camera and plenty of megs of image storage

    • A flashlight for night exploring

    • Food if you're doing the cooking. If not, there are a Safeway and liquor store on Miner Street in Idaho Springs. There are restaurants in Dumont, Idaho Springs and Georgetown.

What to Do:

    • There is fishing on our property--1/4 mile of private fishing on Clear Creek. A license is required if 15 years old or older.

    • Fish Georgetown Lake or any of the streams running through Guanella Pass

    • Hiking in Guanella Pass

    • Rafting

    • Mine tours

    • Ride the Georgetown Loop Railroad

    • Rafting

    • Many photo opportunities

    • Bird/nature watching

    • Restaurants (Georgetown or Idaho Springs)

    • Shopping: Georgetown, Idaho Springs or the Factory Outlets at Silverthorne (about 25 miles West on I-70)

    • Read a good book on our private patio.

    • Check out the very old gravestones at the Masonic Cemetery up the street. It's one Colorado's most unique and scenic cemeteries.

    • Don't forget to rest and relax!

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