Carbondale is a picturesque town located at the base of Mount Sopris in Garfield County, Colorado
. The city is an ideal holiday base, just 50 kilometers from Aspen
The town of Carbondale has been listed as one of the “Top 10 Adventure Towns in the U.S.” by National Geographic Adventure Magazine. It is framed by the Crystal and Roaring Fork Rivers and sits in the heart of Colorado’s Rocky Mountain range, in the shadow of majestic Mount Sopris. Carbondale is at an altitude of over 6,000 feet and averages 295 days of sunshine per year.
Carbondale is easily accessible by car from both Aspen and Denver (it is about 270 kilometers west of Denver), and has a wide variety of accommodations available for visitors, including condo rentals, villa rentals, chalet rentals and other forms of holiday lodging. Downtown Carbondale has many quaint shops and restaurants as well as a number of outstanding art galleries. The city also houses the Mount Sopris Historical Museum which is in a historical log cabin.
Tourists come to Carbondale to take advantage of its natural rugged beauty and to participate in all sorts of outdoor activities. In summer, cycling, hiking, kayaking and fishing are popular. The region boasts some of the world’s best fly-fishing. In the winter, hiking and cross-country skiing are excellent. With many chalet rentals available, the regions proximity to Aspen and Snowmass makes it a great base for skiers or all levels.
Whether it is a condo rental, chalet rental, villa rental, or another form of vacation rental that you are seeking, Owner Direct Vacation Rentals can ensure that you will find the appropriate accommodations in Carbondale or the surrounding area. If you have the desire to rent your accommodation in Carbondale, or are looking for accommodation rentals, Owner Direct Vacation Rentals is a great service for your needs.