The Black Bear guest apartment is completely private, and consists of the entire 1400sqft lower level walk-out of the main log home, on 20 acres at Timber Ghost Ridge. With fantastic Pike's Peak views right from your living area and bedroom, you and your family will enjoy yourselves hiking on the surrounding 80 acres, be able to relax and have plenty to do and see in this beautiful, peaceful area. Have fun playing on the standard size pool table, or simply enjoy your time off sipping a drink on your large covered deck, grilling and soaking in the mountain views, with not a house in sight! We are right off the Gold Belt Tour with Cripple Creek a scenic 25 minute drive away, Woodland Park and Canon City both 40 minutes, Colorado Springs & Manitou Springs about an hour.
The apartment has it's own private and separate entrance, upper apt is vacant during your stay, so there is no house sharing. Owners are nearby and available, but only if needed.
Sleeps: Up to 6; Best suited for up to 3/4 adults plus children.
1 Bedroom with New King mattress and luxury bedding, with a bunkbed in Alcove with new bedding.
Queen sofa sleeper in LR, all linens provided.
Has everything needed for cooking meals here during your stay, including: full sized sink with sprayer, 8 cubic ft fridge with separate freezer, oak prep island, cutting boards & knives, stainless steel mixing/prep bowls, colander, grater and more, a brand new stainless Cuisinart microwave/convection oven which allows for baking goods like chicken, casseroles, pizzas & cookies, electric hot water kettle, hotplate, a large electric flat griddle + foreman indoor family sized grill, plus an oval crock pot. Pods + regular coffee makers, basic condiments and spices, all linens. There's also a large, 5 burner outdoor gas grill available on the private deck which has the single pot burner on the side, propane provided.
Bedroom: Roomy, with work desk, storage for clothes/personal items, King sized bed, new mattress, linens & bedding, TV/DVD player, + a set of twin bunk beds with new mattress & bedding in alcove with-in Master. Alcove has storage for personal items + privacy door between the two rooms.
Bathroom: 1 full bath with corner shower, space heater, storage, additional towel pegs, linens + all new fixtures
Seats 4-5 at the dining table, plus there are 3 bar stools available at the adjacent built in bar.
Views of Pikes Peak and Mt Pisgah. Private, Furnished, 400sf with 5 Burner Gas Grill, which has 2 infrared burners and separate side burner for pots/pans, propane provided. Deck has electrical lighting and walk-out to the gently sloping backyard.
Queen sofa sleeper, wood burning stove, Flat screen TV w/DVD player, DVD library, Piano, Pool Table, Books, Games
Is not available in the apartment but is available onsite for housekeeping purposes, guest emergencies, and pay per load services are available if re-quested/needed during your stay.
On-site guest services: Optional Housekeeping during your stay
Please see website: timber ghost ridge. com
Outside: Hike over 160 private acres from your front door. The deck steps down into the gently sloping and grassy backyard. There's a fenced in koi pond with waterfall, and seasonal flowers, usually a lot of hummingbirds at the feeders, Top Hat Blue jays and many other local birds. You're also welcome to utilize the additional covered porch with lounge chairs.
Outdoor Enthusiasts/Fishermen & Hunters: Great centralized + affordable place to stay for fishers and anglers, eleven mile, dream stream is close by. Hunters, no need to camp in the cold, we are only 5 minutes from 77K acres of BLM public lands, 20 minutes to National Forest and more.
Pets: No pets.
Smoking: No smoking indoors.
We are 420 and smoker friendly, Outdoors Only. Smoking guests are required to strictly clean-up after themselves. We are currently an organic property and strive keep it that way.
Things to do nearby:
Paradise Cove in Guffey Gorge only 10 minutes drive NW
Cripple Creek 25 min NW
Canon City or Woodland Park 45 min NE
Colorado Springs 1 hr NE
Buena Vista 1.5 hrs NW
Breckenridge 1.5 hrs NW
Salida 1.5 hrs SW
Westcliffe 1.5 hrs SW
Weddings: During the high season, May-September, we host intimate & all-inclusive, 30-50 guest, rustic outdoor weddings, elopements and events on horseback. For more detailed information on experiences available, weddings and events please look up our website at, timber ghost ridge .com.
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