188 Bethel Road, Log home on 35 acres overlooking Long Lake – Off the market


The Smith Hill Ranches, 188 Bethel Road, Amazing property with top of the world views in The Smith Hill Ranches. Both the house and guest house are constructed with 100-year old custom logs from the Columbia River that are featured on the exterior and interior. The homes are the highest quality construction and finishes. The kitchen in the Main House is fully equipped with custom oak cabinets and sandstone countertops. Designed for entertaining, the kitchen is combined with custom bar that faces out into the great room. Appliances are top-of-the line including Dacor, Bosch, GE and Sensor. The great room has a wall of windows that showcase the spectacular full length view of Long Lake. Complementing the room are log beams, reclaimed wood floors and a massive rock wood-burning fireplace. Other features of the property include Lite Touch lighting, in-floor heat, 2 fireplaces and one gas stove, exercise room, office/study, security system, large decks with views in all directions, hot tub on the deck and miles of trails and acres of open space to enjoy including access to the national forest. Enjoy 35 acres of privacy within 10 minutes of the ski area and the town of Crested Butte. Property is focal point of recreation activities year round including direct access to Long Lake for canoeing, paddle boarding, and fishing. Property has direct access to the National Forest and miles of trails both winter and summer.

Main house total square footage is 6,949, which includes the 1st floor of 3,104 sq ft, 2nd floor 3,845 sq ft, plus a 741 sq. ft. double car heated garage. 4 Bedrooms, 4 baths and 2 powder rooms.

Guest House total square footage is 2,198, which includes the 1st floor of 1,248 sq ft, a loft of 239 sq ft, 710 sq ft of finished second story plus 610 sq ft double car garage. 3 bedrooms, 3 Full Baths and 1 Powder Room.

  • House/property features:
  • Lite Touch lighting system through out
  • All in-floor heat
  • 4 bedrooms, 4 connecting bath rooms, two master suites
  • 2 powder rooms, one off the living room and the other off the game/office
  • 2 fireplaces, one in the living room, one in the game room, and 1 free standing gas stove in upper master suite
  • Exercise room
  • All custom made iron hand rails and rungs
  • Double car heated attached garage
  • Security system
  • Instant Hot Water throughout
  • Large deck overlooking long lake
  • Complete self contained water system including potable storage and fire suppressant storage.
  • Complete water treatment system
  • 8 person hot tub on back deck with the full length view of Long Lake
  • Sand beach volley ball court built on property just above the Long Lake and below the main house
  • Game room has a antique 1902 Brunswick pool table
  • A barn and corral were added to this property in 2015 including new fencing
  • Deck off the game room with views of Crested Butte mountain
  • Site is 35.313 acres covered in mature aspen and evergreen trees.
  • House and guest house is beautifully landscaped with lawn, flowers, shrubs and ground cover
  • Property is the highest site in The Smith Hill Ranches and is 10 minutes to the ski area to the north and the town of Crested Butte to the south.
  • Beautiful landscaped lawns, flower beds, ground cover, and trees compliment the property including irrigation system.
  • The Smith Hill Ranches is a gated community of 8 35 acre tracts offering miles of trails and acres of open space to explore and enjoy including access to the national forest.
  • 360 degree views including the entire length of Long Lake, Crested Butte Mountain, Gothic Mountain, and West Elk “red” range to the north.
  • Direct access to Long Lake for kayaking, canoeing and paddle boarding
  • Trails, roads and direct access to National Forest
  • House is offered unfurnished.
  • Click here for spectacular aerial video:

Aerial video of 188 Bethel, The Smith Hill Ranches

Listing Price: $7,500,000.00
Address: 188 Bethel Road
City: Crested Butte
State: Colorado
ZIP: 81224
MLS # (if any): off market
Square Feet: 9,147
Bedrooms: 7
Bathrooms: 10
Ski Proximity: 10 minutes to ski area


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