303 Rue La Fong Lane

For Sale: $139,000

Lot 0.15 acres
MLS: 182934
Parcel: 476336202012
Property Tax: $1,026.48/year
303 Rue La Fong Lane, Creede, CO 81130

Corner Lot in Upscale Neighborhood Above Town

Nestled within the picturesque landscape of Creede, Colorado, 303 Rue La Fong Lane presents an unparalleled opportunity to own a piece of mountain paradise. This corner lot, situated in a highly desirable upscale neighborhood, offers panoramic views of Creede and the surrounding natural beauty. Conveniently located within the city limits and facing an historical green open space, residents will enjoy a serene environment with unobstructed vistas to the West. Creede America sits on a hillside that boasts ample sunshine year round. The community of residents is close knit and ready to welcome you home. 

As one of the last available lots for sale in the neighborhood, 303 Rue La Fong Lane boasts a level and flat location that minimizes costs for tying into sewer, water, and power utilities. Architectural design guidelines are in place to preserve the Western spirit of the neighborhood while promoting historical preservation and energy efficiency. The local builder and architect have created energy efficient homes with features such as radiant in floor heating, heat recovery ventilators for air circulation and good air quality. Whether you choose to collaborate with the developer or bring your own team of architects and builders, designing your dream home will be a seamless and enjoyable experience. Start planning now to begin building this summer.  

Creede, a historic mining town turned vibrant mountain community, offers residents a unique blend of small-town charm and modern amenities. Explore the charming downtown area, where historic buildings house quaint shops, restaurants, and cultural attractions. From the acclaimed performances at the Creede Repertory Theater to the engaging cultural events organized by the Ladies Aid Organization, there's always something to explore and experience in this charming mountain town.

History buffs will enjoy learning about Rue La Fong, Bee McClure, and so much more. This lot is directly across the street from the Bob Ford gravesite--famously known as being the slayer of Jesse James. The Bob Ford is just one stop on the historical tour that takes you though picturesque forests and rock formations around town while enjoying a trip back in time to the wild west mining days. As the last Colorado boom town for silver mining, there are beautiful surprises around each corner. 

For outdoor enthusiasts, Creede serves as a gateway to a wealth of recreational opportunities. Just an hour's drive away lies the renowned Wolf Creek Ski Area, known for its legendary snowfall and pristine powder. Whether you're skiing, snowboarding, or snowshoeing, the possibilities for winter adventure are endless.

In addition to winter sports, the surrounding area offers abundant opportunities for outdoor recreation year-round. Hunting enthusiasts will appreciate the proximity to Game Management Unit (GMU) 78, known for its diverse wildlife populations and excellent hunting opportunities. Colorado Parks and Wildlife manages the area, ensuring sustainable hunting practices and preserving the natural beauty of the region.

The headwaters of the Rio Grande are located in Mineral County, 45 minutes from this lot, where there is ample fishing, camping, leaf peeping, day drives, hiking, mountain biking and more! Lake City is just an hour away, and well worth the scenic drive.

Plenty of festivals in the summer, Creede is known for its 4th of July Parade in the summer and Chocolate Festival in the fall.

Beyond outdoor adventure, Creede is renowned for its stunning natural beauty and abundant wildlife. The region is a haven for birdwatchers, with a variety of migratory birds passing through during the spring and fall seasons.

Witness the breathtaking spectacle of fall foliage as the mountains are painted in vibrant hues of red, orange, and gold, making it the perfect time for leaf peeping and scenic drives. Wildlife enthusiasts will delight in spotting deer, elk, chipmunks, and other native species roaming freely in their natural habitat.

In recognition of its pristine skies, Creede has been designated as a Dark Sky Community by the International Dark-Sky Association, providing residents with unparalleled stargazing opportunities and a deeper connection to the natural world.

For those traveling from afar, the Alamosa airport is just 1.5 hours away, offering connections to major cities and beyond. Alternatively, private aircraft owners can enjoy the convenience of the jet-rated runway at Creede Mineral County Airport (C24).

When the heat becomes unbearable in other parts of the country, enjoy sunny summer days with highs in the 70s, and cool summer nights with lows in the 30s and 40s. You'll always need to pack a sweater and jacket, because sometimes it will snow during summer months!

From hiking and fishing to wildlife viewing and photography, the mountains and forests surrounding Creede provide endless opportunities for exploration and adventure. Whether you're seeking a peaceful retreat or an adrenaline-fueled escape, 303 Rue La Fong Lane offers the perfect setting to create lasting memories and embrace the Colorado lifestyle at its finest.

With its dog-friendly community, miles of hiking and biking trails, and close proximity to world-class skiing and outdoor recreation, 303 Rue La Fong Lane is the ideal location to build your dream home and immerse yourself in the beauty and adventure of mountain living in Colorado.

Wolf Creek Ski Area is 1 hour away, ample fishing in Gold Medal waters on the Rio Grande run through the county, and the geology of the area is very significant and breathtaking. Home to one of the largest and oldest volcanoes in the world, draw jopping views of distinctive cliffs are around every corner. Explore the La Garita range, and San Juan mountains for days on end. A rockhound's dream, there are ample places to find a treasure trove of quartz, jade, and so much more. 

30 minutes to Golf, South Fork, Rio Grande Club & Resort

Contact us today to schedule a viewing and discover the endless possibilities awaiting you in Creede. Don't miss your chance to make 303 Rue La Fong Lane your own and experience the beauty and adventure of mountain living in Colorado.

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Low Maintenance
Corner Lot
Upscale Neighborhood
Year Round Access
Flat Lot
Mountain Views
Southern Facing
Sunset Views
Great Neighbors
Dog Friendly
Hike & Bike From Home
Easy Utilities

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303 Rue La Fong Lane
Creede, CO 81130
Property For Sale

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