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Colorado’s Premier 275-Acre Resort
Suitable For: Hospitality, Healthcare, Private Retreat


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Property Information

Located on 275 acres, just 34 miles from Telluride and 22 miles from the Montrose, CO Regional Airport, Elk Mountain Resort is a secluded oasis of breathtaking beauty and is surrounded by thousands of acres of the pristine Uncompahgre National Forest. Known as nature’s ultimate playground, this four-season resort has delighted a number of celebrity guests and high-ranking government officials.  Major international corporations such as Texas Instruments and Cartier have also turned to Elk Mountain Resort when hosting exclusive corporate meetings and retreats because of its secured location and state-of-the-art electronic, anti-eavesdropping technology.

  • 275 Private Acres
  • 47 Building Complex
  • Surrounded by 60,000 Acres of National Forest
  • Magnificent 22,000 square foot Main Lodge including an 87-seat world-class restaurant overlooking spring-fed Tait Lake,
    160-seat outdoor dining deck, 60-seat lounge, and 27-seat cigar bar
  • 21 unique and spacious luxury lodge rooms
  • 18 three-bedroom, two-story 2,400 square foot luxury residences, including a great room with wood-burning fireplace and 26-foot cathedral ceiling, kitchen and dining area, three well-appointed bathrooms, and a lock off master bedroom
  • The state-of-the-art 16,000 square foot former Valhalla Shooting Club, which also includes an outdoor skeet, trap and 5-stand shooting range
  • Extensive event space
  • Swiss-inspired, hillside 160-seat private wedding chapel
  • 20-seat wine cellar for private dining and wine tasting
  • Indoor fitness center
  • One-mile fitness trail, with 15 workout stations
  • 30-foot, manmade climbing monolith rock
  • All-seasons permanently operating helipad, for helicopter skiing, scenic tours, and easy guest access
  • Snowmobile and ATV trails, with snowmobiles, ATV’s, and SUV’s included in the sale
  • Equestrian center
  • 4.5-acre competitive paintball course
  • Heated Paddle Ball &Tennis courts 
  • Just a short drive to the scenic town of Ouray and the breathtaking Black Canyon National Park
  • Great open hunting in the adjacent National Forest for deer, elk, turkey, bear, bobcats, and mountain lions, subject to proper licenses
  • Conde Nast “Top Resort USA – 2006”



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Viewing Procedures

The Elk Mountain Resort is available for inspection by appointment only.

Evidence of the bidder's financial ability to close on the transaction is required to schedule an appointment. Appointments must be scheduled no less than two days prior to the showing date. Please call (847) 418-2700 for more details.

If necessary for inspection by potential buyers, helicopters can land on Elk Mountain Resort’s helipad which has a 265 foot perimeter, 85 foot width, asphalt landing zone and is equipped with a lit wind sock, red strobe lights and six green portable landing lights that can be deployed for night time take-offs and landings.

Sealed Bid Deadline

Call for Additional Information, 847.418.2700.

Terms of Sale

This auction is being conducted subject to the Terms of Sale as stated in our Auction Information Handout and the Purchase and Sale Agreement.

Buyer's Premium

A 2% Buyer’s Premium will be added to the High Bid Price, per the Terms of Sale.

Broker/Buyer Participation Invited

A 1% referral fee will be paid by the Seller to the Realtor/Broker whose registered buyer closes on the property. Please refer to the Buyer/Broker registration requirements in the Terms of Sale.

Property Address:

Elk Mountain Resort
97 Elk Walk
Montrose, CO 81401
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