1535 N Gurley Lake Drive, Norwood, Colorado, 81423
This custom 2,603 square foot home is located in the Gurley Lake Ranch subdivision just south of Norwood, CO. The home, constructed in 2008 is 3 bedroom, 2 bath with a nice single level floor plan, including a main-floor master and includes a loft. Custom touches adorn this home with 9’ ceilings, radiant floor heat and Brazilian Jatoba wood floors. Constructed with the outdoors in mind, this home was specifically positioned and has many windows to capture the amazing views. The home and has a well for domestic water. The custom home sits on 36 acres on beautiful Wrights Mesa and is located at approximately 8,300’ in elevation. There is an attached 3-car garage.
The Gurley Lake Ranch subdivision is an exclusive subdivision offering residents exclusive access to its many amenities. Included in the subdivision is access to the 300-acre Gurley Reservoir, and 800-acre elk preserve and 26 miles of private trails for horseback riding, cross-country skiing, and hiking. The subdivision also offers BLM access for additional recreational activities and phenomenal big-game hunting opportunities. Big game in the area include elk, mule deer, wild turkey, black bear, mountain lion, lynx and more. Located in GMU 70, the area has excellent elk and mule deer hunting with over-the-counter elk tags available. Miramonte Reservoir is also nearby with plenty of opportunities to catch Rainbow trout, Brown trout and Cutthroat trout. If your preference is river fishing, then check out the San Miguel River which flows close by.
This custom home is surrounded by one of Colorado’s most beautified landscapes. Views of the surrounding mountain ranges include Lone Cone peak (12,614’) and the surrounding views include the San Juan Mountains and the La Sal Mountains and the Uncompahgre Plateau. The nearby Uncompahgre National Forest provides thousands of acres for outdoor recreating including excellent fishing at Miramonte Reservior, just 10 miles away. Surrounded by the farming community of Norwood, the property is just 45 minutes from Telluride, offering fine-dining, summer festivals and world-class skiing and just 1 hour 20 minutes from Montrose, CO with more amenities, Montrose County Hospital and a regional airport.
This property offers end-of-the road privacy. It is located in a horse-friendly subdivision offering 26 miles of riding trails and excellent hunting and fishing opportunities as well as countless outdoor recreational activities for the avid outdoorsman. Hiking, biking, snowmobiling, skiing and more are all at this western Colorado home’s front door. Although it is close to civilization, once you are here—you will feel like you are a thousand miles from nowhere.