Welcome to Jasper Colorado

Welcome to Jasper Colorado

This is the iconic Jasper Colorado sign that greets you to town. It is at the base of town, overlooked by the mighty Cornwall mountain. Across the street is the Lost Elk Lodge, sponsor of JasperColorado.com.

The Alamosa River in Autmn

The Alamosa River in Autmn

Forest Service Road 250 follows the Alamosa River. Many picturesque views can be found along the way so bring your camera.

Goverment Park Overlook

Goverment Park Overlook

One of many stunning views in the area. The highly mineralized outcroppings create dramatic color variations against the fall foliage.

The Terrace Reservoir

The Terrace Reservoir

The man made wonder is half way between the Jasper and civilization. It's almost exactly 10 miles on the 20 mile trek that begins when the pavement ends.

Mule Deer Doe

Mule Deer Doe

The Jasper area is teeming with wildlife including elk, deer, bears, wild cats, bighorn sheep and many more.

The Lost Elk Lodge

The Lost Elk Lodge

As an official sponsor, this is a wonderfully civilized yet remote wilderness experience. Please visit the www.LostElk.com for more information.

Overlook of Cornwall Mountain

Overlook of Cornwall Mountain

Enjoy a panoramic view of Cornwall Mountain from the western deck.

Sunset at Jaspers Lost Elk Lodge

Sunset at Jaspers Lost Elk Lodge

Only minutes from darkness, this picture captures that magic time when the forest is just waking up for the day.

Off Grid Solar

Off Grid Solar

There is no commercial power service in Jasper. However, with panels and batteries, no comforts are lost.

Big Blue Skies

Big Blue Skies

Imagine how clear the sky is at almost 10,000 feet altitude. There atmosphere is thin and particles don't hang around for long.

Leather Couch Convertible Queen Bed

Leather Couch Convertible Queen Bed

High style yet a practical option for sleeping.

Cabin Decor

Cabin Decor

City style brings a touch of swank to the cabins.

Stairs

Stairs

Hand hewn stairs feels and antique mining tools are like a time machine to the 1800s.

Local Aspen Planks

Local Aspen Planks

Very typical finishes in Jasper, the Aspen planks are cut at local mills.

Camping For Adults

Camping For Adults

Tents and sleeping bags are for kids. This is how us adults do it in Jasper!

Queens and Bunks

Queens and Bunks

There is no more fun for kids than bunk beds in the cabin.

Vaulted A-Frame Celings

Vaulted A-Frame Celings

Because of the steep pitch metal roofs, many of the area cabins take this approach. When it rains in the summer, it creates a soothing and hypnotic sound,

Hot Showers and ..

Hot Showers and ..

YES! real, honest to goodness flushing toilets and sinks. One of two bathrooms, plenty of room for the entire family.

Decks are For Relaxing

Decks are For Relaxing

There's no such thing as too much deck when relaxing in the mountains.

More Decks!

More Decks!

Have you ever heard the saying that there's no such think as too many decks? It's true! The Lodge has 360 degrees of decking.

High Alpine Style

High Alpine Style

Skis and elk are 2 great words to describe this place. Sportsmen and outdoor enthusiasts are in paradise.

Trout Rod and Creel

Trout Rod and Creel

Just in case you were wondering, yes there's lots of trout swimming around the Platoro near by.

Leather and Wood

Leather and Wood

It's not just a timeless visual statement. Imagine the smell of leather and rough cut wood greeting your senses upon arrival.

Kitchen Ammeneties

Kitchen Ammeneties

Don't be fooled, there are no sacrifices in the kitchen either. There's gas appliances, refrigerator, stove, oven, microwave and even a garbage disposal.

Coffee Tastes Better in Jasper

Coffee Tastes Better in Jasper

Well, everything tastes better in Jasper. This picture says it all.

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