Your Way Home Colorado
The Way Home, a refuge for the adventurous-minded is newly opened and deeply rooted in Carbondale. You can explore the rugged wilderness of Colorado’s Rocky Mountains while still enjoying the benefits of attentive dining and comfortable lodging. This is your way home colorado.
We welcome all visitors, no matter what their journeys brought them here for food or shelter.
Glenwood Springs has a wide range of properties, including historic townhomes and modern townhomes. There are also river-front or mountain views cabins as well as ski condos and family ranches. This is what Glenwood residents have to say about it:
Sunlight Mountain is a great Independent Ski Area. It’s located just 20 minutes away from Glenwood Springs. We are proud to be partners with them. You can check out our live Snow Cam
The valley is small-town friendly with all the amenities of a big city. It’s surrounded by beautiful wilderness and world-class ski resorts like Aspen, Snowmass and Buttermilk. Aspen can be reached in 40 minutes and single-family homes start at $1M. You can travel down valley through Basalt Carbondale Glenwood Springs, Glenwood Springs, and New Castle to see the real drop in prices. Single family homes in Glenwood Springs start at $450,000, and New Castle starts at $350,000.
There is nothing to say about skiing. But locals will inform you that there are many other things, including world-class fly fishing in the Colorado, Roaring fork, Crystal, and Frying Pan Rivers. Amazing mountain biking is possible on trails such as the Scout Trail over the Glenwood Canyon and the Ridge Trail above Snowmass Village. You can hike to the top of your heart, if not down to your lungs! You can hike trails such as West Maroon Creek, above Aspen, and Hanging Lake within the Glenwood Canyon. There are many public and private courses in the Roaring Fork Valley that were designed by well-known architects like Jay Morrish, Jay Nicklaus and Jim Engh.
The World’s largest hot springs in Glenwood and the Yampa Spa are great for relaxation. We can enjoy the evening sunsets from our deck, with no screens and no humidity. There are over 300 days of sunlight per year. The words “mostly cloudy”, “overcast” and “mostly cloudy” are almost unheard of.
There are many cultural opportunities that bring in world leaders, such as presidents and Nobel laureates from the Aspen Institute or leading classical musicians at Aspen Music Festival. Top athletes compete at USA Pro Cycling Challenge, World Cup skiing races, and the Winter X Games in Buttermilk. Or world-renowned musicians perform at venues like Jazz Aspen Snowmass, PAC3 Carbondale, and Belly Up.
You are closer to everyday shops than in other mountain communities. Not surprisingly, our nationally-ranked hospital (Valley View) in Glenwood Springs attracts some of the best physicians in the nation. There are many educational opportunities at Colorado Mountain College’s numerous campuses throughout the valley. The classes offer Associate and Bachelor degree options.