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
Forest Service Road 250 follows the Alamosa River. Many picturesque views can be found along the way so bring your camera.
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 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
The Jasper area is teeming with wildlife including elk, deer, bears, wild cats, bighorn sheep and many more.
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
Enjoy a panoramic view of Cornwall Mountain from the western deck.
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
There is no commercial power service in Jasper. However, with panels and batteries, no comforts are lost.
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.
Queens and Bunks
There is no more fun for kids than bunk beds in the cabin.
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 ..
YES! real, honest to goodness flushing toilets and sinks. One of two bathrooms, plenty of room for the entire family.
Decks are For Relaxing
There's no such thing as too much deck when relaxing in the mountains.
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
Skis and elk are 2 great words to describe this place. Sportsmen and outdoor enthusiasts are in paradise.
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
It's not just a timeless visual statement. Imagine the smell of leather and rough cut wood greeting your senses upon arrival.
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
Well, everything tastes better in Jasper. This picture says it all.