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This is one of a few privately-owned cabins in the area that can be rented in summer and winter. The feedback from folks who have stayed in any of these is generally very positive.

The VRBO listing is here: vrbo.com/246030

Excerpt from the listing:
The Mountain Belle is part of the Skihuts and Summer Cabins between Ouray and Silverton Colorado at 11,500' on Red Mountain Pass. Located on the famous Million Dollar Highway (Hwy 550) in the heart of the San Juan Mountains, 1 mile from the main highway on a dirt road.

Newly constructed, built for comfort, simple, not fancy, with a rustic, remote, atmosphere. Fully equipped kitchen, solar powered lights, south facing deck, an abundance of large windows, with spectacular high alpine views. Warm, dry, quiet, without everyday distractions, no phone or TV, just spectacular mountains to enjoy.

Nearby Ouray, Ridgway, Teluride, Durango, and Silverton offering shopping, music and film festivals, mine tours, hot springs, fishing, train rides, museums and more. Endless recreation in some of the Rockies most beautiful mountains. Walk out the door to skiing, hiking, 4 wheel drive ATV trails, road or mountain biking, snowboarding, sledding, mining ruins and ghost towns.

DOWNSTAIRS BEDROOM with Full Size Bed (double bed), Sleeping loft with mattresses. KITCHEN fully equipped with propane stove and all cooking utensils. Kitchen sink (no running water). Water needs to be brought in from other cabins or from in town (containers provided). BATHROOM with toilet only (water needs to be added to RV toilet). Wood burning stove with wood indoors ready to keep you warm. Large south facing deck with gas barbeque.

Great value, affordable family rates, children free. Perfect for couples, families or a few friends. Sleeps up to 8.

This cabin is simple, not fancy, but comfortable with all the basics.

15 Minutes from Silverton 35 minutes from Ouray.
4 wheel drive or 2 wheel drive SUV with clearance recommended. 1 mile on a 4 wheel drive dirt road.

NO SMOKING on the property

NO Linen Service. You must bring your own sleeping bags or bedding.

NO Cleaning Service. You must clean and leave the cabin as you found it. This is really very easy.

Mountain Belle Skiing

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Easy skinning.
Mar 4, 2015 near Silverton, CO
The crew at the Addie S.
Mar 19, 2015 near Silverton, CO
St. Paul Lodge and Hut
Apr 8, 2015 near Silverton, CO
On the way up
Apr 8, 2015 near Silverton, CO
The scenery is breathtaking
Apr 8, 2015 near Silverton, CO
The expanse
Apr 8, 2015 near Silverton, CO
Tour on Red Mountain Pass
Feb 13, 2018 near Silverton, CO
Follow the obvious skin track to the left of St. Paul Lodge
Mar 31, 2019 near Silverton, CO
Mellow Western Face of McMillian Peak
Mar 31, 2019 near Silverton, CO
Popular Skin Track up the northwest bowl of McMillian Peak
Mar 31, 2019 near Silverton, CO

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