Acreage : 0.58
Address : 38 Ruby Drive Mount Crested Butte, CO 81225
If you want to be on a quiet street at the end of the road, among the aspens but with commanding views of the surrounding mountains, then 38 Ruby Drive is for you. This property sits elevated on .58 acres, is rectangular/oblong in shape, and is tucked away amongst the aspens, offering lots of privacy. The lot is moderately sloped so many design options are possible. The Seller has house plans available from previous owner. You'll be able to enjoy views of Axtel, Emmons, Paradise Divide and Snodgrass Mountains as well as Elk Mountain range.
Located in Elk Run subdivision, in Mt. Crested Butte, you are central to everything. Snodgrass Mountain, only minutes away, offers amazing biking and hiking trails, panoramic views of the Crested Butte valley from the peak, Fall colors to enjoy, and you could even snowboard or ski down it if you so desire. The town of Gothic is a short 20 minute drive which is home to the famous Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory. RMBL is where scientists from over the world have been conducting research for years! Gothic also offers numerous hiking trails including ones to Judd Falls and Copper Lake.
Besides Gothic and Snodgrass Mountain, there are tons of hiking and biking trails to discover around Crested Butte and Gunnison. You could pick a different trail to hike or bike each day all summer long and never repeat the same one twice!
For the skiing enthusiast, Crested Butte Mountain Resort is practically in your backyard. With easy access to the Homeowners Ski Run, you can be on the Goldlink ski lift in no time for a day of skiing or snowboarding. In the summer, take your bike on the ski lift and downhill down or try hiking to the peak of Mt Crested Butte!
If you like to play tennis, the Mt. CB town tennis courts are across the street from Gothic Road. There's also the free Mt. Express bus shuttle down at the bottom of the hill off of Gothic Road. Gothic Road is the main road in Mt. Crested Butte, and the Elk Run Subdivision is right off of it.
Big Game hunting around Crested Butte and Gunnison is some of the best in state. Trophy elk, mule deer, black bear, mountain lion, moose, big horn sheep or antelope; take your pick! With 80% of Gunnison County made up of public land, youll have lots of terrain to explore. The Game Management Units around the area include GMUs 53, 54, 55, 67, and 551.
There are lots of water activities in the Gunnison Valley. If you love to fish, weve got you covered. The area offers great river, stream and lake fishing, with state-record brown, rainbow, kokanee salmon and lake trout to be had. Blue Mesa Reservoir, about an hour drive, is Colorados largest body of water. There you can boat in the summer and ice fish in the winter. You can also white water raft, kayak or tube down the Taylor, East or Gunnison Rivers. So much fun!
So think about building your mountain home on this incredible parcel at 38 Ruby Drive and you too can be part of the action! Call Barb Myers at (970) 209-9941 for more information!