(Margaret Stapleton is now our Blogger who lives and works in the Denver suburbs near Evergreen. She also knows and sells homes in Conifer and Morrison and Bailey)
Evergreen Colorado real estate is an impressive collection of mountain architecture in a remarkable setting anchored by a beautiful alpine lake. Its the beautiful Evergreen Lake. Evergreen homes for sale range from tiny mountain cabins originally built for writers, artists or weekend vacationers up to new luxury estates. Those can offer some of the best views and settings in America.
Evergreen Real Estate For Sale
Evergreen Colorado History
Evergreen’s history is one based around its beautiful surroundings and mild weather. It was once the stomping grounds of Denver’s elite vacationers looking to escape the sweltering heat of the big city. In the 1920’s Evergreen, Colorado was just far enough from Denver that it was the perfect destination for wealthy Denverites . Roads and vehicles has just been improved to allow for safe travel.
The crystal clear Bear Creek and snow capped mountain tops of Mount Evans provide the same soothing atmosphere today as it did then. And, it now offers an easy commute to downtown Denver while cutting the trip to the ski areas by up to an hour. In fact, one new ski area Echo Mountain is close enough that many Evergreen snowboarders and skiers will run up right after school or a half-day of work!
Wide Open Spaces
Jefferson County Open Spaces are prevalent here in Evergreen with several great parks for mountain biking and hiking. Those include Elk Meadows, Lair O’ the Bear, Three Sisters and several others offering beautiful single track through lush meadows and beautiful forests. For a more casual approach to recreation, Evergreen Lake is a great place to paddle a canoe. Or, try your hand at fly fishing, while winter time creates an ideal setting for outdoor ice skating and pond hockey.
Evergreen Colorado homes for sale include condominiums, starter homes, a wide variety mid-priced homes. Also, horse properties and luxury homes are sure to impress even the most discerning tastes.
Evergreen sits at approximately 7,220 feet above sea level and includes land in both Jefferson and Clear Creek Counties. Bordered by Interstate 70 to it’s north, Evergreen has quick access to the endless adventures of the Mountains to the West. Plus, it has quick access to
Denver . And, the commute is easy to Conifer the gambling towns of Central City and Black Hawk.
If you’ve always dreamed of living in the mountains and require an easy commute to a major city, you owe yourself a visit to Evergreen. The stunning beauty, great schools, wide variety of real estate and proximity to Denver make Evergreen a quality choice for living.
Evergreen’s Friendliest Realtor
Margaret Stapleton has been selling homes in Evergreen for over 20 years now. More than that, she is a friendly ambassador for the town and the mountain lifestyle. She is now the blogger in Evergreen for All Denver Real Estate. You can read her fascinating Evergreen blog articles.
Trust Margaret to show you around and give you the straight answers to your questions about living in Evergreen, Conifer, Morrison and the foothill suburbs of Denver.