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The Pass Creek Yurt

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
6 guests
1 night minimum
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The Wolf Creek Yurt offers you a unique lodging experience. Nestled at the foot of the Continental Divide, it is the closest lodging to the Continental Divide in the South San Juan Mountains. Miles of hiking and mountain biking await out the door of the Wolf Creek Yurt. Winter offers fabulous backcountry skiing, snowboarding, and snowshoeing. Peace and serenity of the National Forest surround you year-round. Easier than camping, everything is provided for your backcountry stay including: cooking and eating utensils, beds with pillows for six, plentiful tent space in summer, wood stove, split firewood, and even hut shoes. Solar shower in summer. Clean outhouse with stunning views. Solar lights illuminate evening games and storytelling. Year-round creeks. Pond and lake fishing (s...The Wolf Creek Yurt offers you a unique lodging experience. Nestled at the foot of the Continental Divide, it is the closest lodging to the Continental Divide in the South San Juan Mountains. Miles of hiking and mountain biking await out the door of the Wolf Creek Yurt. Winter offers fabulous backcountry skiing, snowboarding, and snowshoeing. Peace and serenity of the National Forest surround you year-round. Easier than camping, everything is provided for your backcountry stay including: cooking and eating utensils, beds with pillows for six, plentiful tent space in summer, wood stove, split firewood, and even hut shoes. Solar shower in summer. Clean outhouse with stunning views. Solar lights illuminate evening games and storytelling. Year-round creeks. Pond and lake fishing (stocked), and creek fly fishing nearby. You bring only your food, pillow case, and sleeping bag. A beautiful one-mile hike or bike from your car to the Wolf Creek Yurt along a wildflower strewn historic logging road ensures privacy. PLEASE NOTE this hike/bike is REQUIRED from where you park your vehicle. Staying in a Yurt is a Unique and Memorable Experience. Perfect for that special Retreat, Reunion, Get-Away, or Honeymoon. Family-friendly. Locally owned family business since 1997. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Sandy K
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2011
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Reviewed October 5, 2020

We have been to the yurt several times in the winter, this was our first fall trip. It was wonderful. It is a great base camp to get in the high country and so nice to have the wood stove as the nights get chilly....More

Date of stay: September 2020
Thank goofamut
Reviewed December 29, 2019

Winter came early and hard to Pass Creek this year so our Christmas Holiday stay was blessed with abundant snow. The nearby ski area was claiming a base in the mid 40's with ~100 inches YTD. We set skin tracks from the yurt and skied...More

Date of stay: December 2019
Thank arc2arc
Reviewed September 28, 2019

We loved every minute of our stay in the yurt! It was clean and had everything that we needed. The outhouse was exceptionally clean....which was a nice amenity! We hiked and played games and enjoyed not seeing another human being for 2 full days! Thank...More

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank Susan K
Reviewed April 8, 2019

Visited the PCY in early April 2019 to take advantage of the banner snow year and stabilized snowpack. The yurt was clean and very well appointed for those who are used to camping and heating with wood. We were exceptionally comfortable. We transported our supplies...More

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank arc2arc
939SandyK939, VR Owner at The Pass Creek Yurt, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2019

Peter, Thank you for taking the time to write such an articulate review of the Pass Creek Yurt. It will be helpful to future prospective guests. We appreciated you coming to enjoy our Yurt, and we look forward to welcoming you again soon. Warmly, Sandy

Reviewed August 24, 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay at the yurt it was a beautiful piece of paradise. There is nobody else around, amazing! Lots of trails go off directly from the yurt so you can bike and hike and take your dog and you won't run into...More

Date of stay: August 2017
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Reviewed September 21, 2016

Really enjoyed being able to get away for a few days and not see another person. Beautiful views and neat area.

Date of stay: September 2016
Thank Troy Y S
Sandy K, VR Owner at The Pass Creek Yurt, responded to this reviewResponded September 23, 2016

Troy, We are so glad you enjoyed your getaway during the beautiful Colorado Fall at our Yurt. We look forward to welcoming you back soon for your next round of exploring and relaxing. Warmly, Sandy

Reviewed July 6, 2015

We stayed at the Pass Creek Yurt over the July 4th weekend and it was a great for my family and our friends and their kid. Would love to come back again with no kids so we can really get out and explore all that...More

Date of stay: July 2015
Thank Jaysports
Sandy K, VR Owner at The Pass Creek Yurt, responded to this reviewResponded July 7, 2015

We were glad to share our Pass Creek Yurt with you and your family. So glad to hear you had a great time. We look forward to welcoming you back soon!

Reviewed August 3, 2014

This place is AWESOME and the scenery can't be beat! My husband and I decided to rent the Yurt at the last minute after a week trip to Durango and it was a great adventure for the whole family! Even though we had a 3...More

Date of stay: July 2014
Thank hillaryboulden
Sandy K, VR Owner at The Pass Creek Yurt, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2014

Thanks, Hillary and Shawn and family for making the trek to the Pass Creek Yurt. You are intrepid! We look forward to seeing you again soon for a longer stay when you can get out explore a bit. Sandy

Reviewed April 26, 2014

This yurt had everything - comfortable beds, lots of dry wood, a clean out-yurt, a picnic bench to enjoy the outdoors, wonderful wood floors, games, books, a working oven, and crocs to walk around during the winter so you don't track snow everywhere. They really...More

Date of stay: April 2014
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Sandy K, VR Owner at The Pass Creek Yurt, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2014

We are so glad you enjoyed your time at the Pass Creek Yurt. It is a special place, and we love sharing it with folks like you!

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Reviewed August 9, 2013

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Date of stay: July 2013
Sandy K, VR Owner at The Pass Creek Yurt, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2014

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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Grill
Books
Suitable For Children Under 5
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Fireplace
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Outdoor Dining Area
Paper Towels Provided
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Telephone
Bachelor/Bachelorette Parties
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Rural/Countryside Retreats
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About the neighborhood
The Pass Creek Yurt is nestled in a sunny spot in the Rio Grande National Forest in southwestern Colorado at 10,250 feet, 800 feet below the Continental Divide. It is located 20 miles SW of South Fork, Colorado and 33 miles by road from Pagosa Springs. In summer enjoy the gentle one-mile walk to the Pass Creek Yurt while settling into the peaceful silence broken only by the breeze through the pines and the burbling creeks, as you pass under the soaring hawk and by the brilliant wildflowers. The Pass Creek Yurt is surrounded by meadow, forest, creeks, elk, deer. World class hiking, mountain biking, and trail running at your doorstep in summer. Amazing backcountry skiing, snowboarding, and snowshoeing in winter. Fish for the rare Rio Grande Rainbow Trout a one and a half mile hike a...
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