Just N of Fairplay

Valley of the Sun

Valley of the Sun is a serene neighborhood near Fairplay that borders Pike National Forest. Valley of the Sun real estate is wealthy in charming log-sided, A-frame homes set amidst pines and aspens. Lots vary in size from two acre properties to ten acre open plots of land. Homes for sale have show-stopping views of the Mosquito Range and access to some of the best hiking and fishing in the county.

Real Estate Statistics

Average Price $357K
Lowest Price $27K
Highest Price $1.4M
Total Listings 28
Avg. Days On Market 79
Avg. Price/SQFT $359

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395 Miners Way, Fairplay

$1,385,000

↓ $200,000

395 Miners Way, Fairplay

4 Beds 5 Baths 3,318 SqFt 3 Acres Residential MLS® # 8981789

Metrolist Services Inc (Colorado) Logo Christie's International Real Estate Colorado- Summit Colorado Status: Active Under Contract

19 Rachaels Place, Fairplay

$919,000

19 Rachaels Place, Fairplay

3 Beds 3 Baths 2,287 SqFt 1 Acres Residential MLS® # 1582009

Metrolist Services Inc (Colorado) Logo United Country Mountain Brokers Status: Pending

22 Green Bottle Cir, FAIRPLAY

$786,917

↓ $12,083

22 Green Bottle Cir, FAIRPLAY

3 Beds 2 Baths 1,940 SqFt 2 Acres Residential MLS® # S1031160

Metrolist Services Inc (Colorado) Logo Christie`s International Real Estate CO LLC Status: Active

1382 Mountain View Drive, Fairplay

$783,000

↓ $15,000

1382 Mountain View Drive, Fairplay

4 Beds 3 Baths 1,618 SqFt 1 Acres Residential MLS® # 5989872

Metrolist Services Inc (Colorado) Logo Omni Real Estate Company Inc Status: Active Under Contract

1564 Valley Of The Sun Drive, Fairplay

$749,000

1564 Valley Of The Sun Drive, Fairplay

3 Beds 3 Baths 3,284 SqFt 1 Acres Residential MLS® # 4040305

Metrolist Services Inc (Colorado) Logo Keller Williams Foothills Realty Status: Pending

1561 Prunes Place, Fairplay

$729,000

↓ $21,000

1561 Prunes Place, Fairplay

3 Beds 4 Baths 2,650 SqFt 2 Acres Residential MLS® # 3346268

Metrolist Services Inc (Colorado) Logo Christie's International Real Estate Colorado- Summit Colorado Status: Active

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37 Puma Place, Fairplay

$699,000

37 Puma Place, Fairplay

3 Beds 2 Baths 1,408 SqFt 1 Acres Residential MLS® # 7949805

Metrolist Services Inc (Colorado) Logo Worth Clark Realty Status: Pending

227 Valley Of The Sun Drive, Fairplay

$650,000

227 Valley Of The Sun Drive, Fairplay

3 Beds 2 Baths 1,708 SqFt 1 Acres Residential MLS® # 3024674

Metrolist Services Inc (Colorado) Logo THE REALTY DOT INC Status: Pending

162 Silk Sisters Place, Fairplay

$649,000

162 Silk Sisters Place, Fairplay

4 Beds 3 Baths 2,528 SqFt 8 Acres Residential MLS® # 9810498

Metrolist Services Inc (Colorado) Logo Fortunato Properties Status: Active Under Contract

888 Puma Place, Fairplay

$599,000

888 Puma Place, Fairplay

2 Beds 2 Baths 1,747 SqFt 1 Acres Residential MLS® # 4974147

Metrolist Services Inc (Colorado) Logo CANIGLIA REAL ESTATE GROUP LLC Status: Active Under Contract

116 Valley Of The Sun Drive, Fairplay

$475,000

116 Valley Of The Sun Drive, Fairplay

3 Beds 2 Baths 1,632 SqFt 1 Acres Residential MLS® # 7936216

Metrolist Services Inc (Colorado) Logo Day Palazola Real Estate LLC Status: Active Under Contract

1041 Mountain View Drive, Fairplay

$469,000

↓ $10,000

1041 Mountain View Drive, Fairplay

2 Beds 2 Baths 1,416 SqFt 1 Acres Residential MLS® # 6564403

Metrolist Services Inc (Colorado) Logo CANIGLIA REAL ESTATE GROUP LLC Status: Active Under Contract

Valley of the Sun Homes for Sale

Valley of the Sun homes for sale are located outside of Fairplay, Colorado in a secluded, rural neighborhood. Homes are set on wooded lots that offer residents tons of opportunities to explore nature in their own backyard. These homes give you the utmost privacy, perfect for homebuyers wanting to immerse themselves in a natural setting.

Log-sided, A-frame homes are popular and typically have huge decks where you can enjoy the spectacular views of Mount Sherman and Gemini. These decks are the ultimate for outdoor living, with space for barbecues and dining areas. You can sit outside on warm evenings and watch as the sun sets over the nearby mountains.

The moment you walk through the front door of one of these Valley of the Sun homes, you’ll be stunned by their incredible vaulted ceilings that make the living spaces feel massive. They have oversized windows that drench the interiors with natural light and brighten the space.

Oftentimes, interiors are built with rustic designs, so wood siding and log features are common. Homes typically have fireplaces with log mantel pieces that warm up your home on cold evenings and make the rooms cozy.

There are plenty of homes with luxury amenities that create the most enviable mountain lifestyle. High-end homes boast gourmet kitchens with stainless-steel appliances and granite countertops. They oftentimes have bar-top islands where you can entertain friends and family for dinner parties.

Alongside the magnificent homes in the neighborhood, Valley of the Sun real estate has tons of open-lots on the market. These lots offer homebuyers fantastic opportunities to build their dream home in the most extraordinary setting. These open-lots typically have gorgeous pines and aspens scattered around them that allow you to integrate your home with the surrounding nature.

Valley of the Sun Amenities and Activities

The nearest town to Valley of the Sun is Fairplay, which is the largest community in the scenic Park County. Being so close to Fairplay, this neighborhood has easy access to all the amenities the city has to offer, like trendy eateries and local retail stores.

The world-class Breckenridge Ski Resort is only a 30-minute drive away. The resort offers runs for skiers of all levels, making this a great place for a family getaway. There are five peaks at the mountain that range in terrain, from rolling slopes for beginners, to alpine chutes and bowls for professionals.

You don’t have to travel too far out of the neighborhood to experience the great outdoors. West of the valley are the mountains of the Mosquito Range where there’s tons of hiking, biking, and ski trails. Pike National Forest has plenty of hiking trails along incredible landscapes that traverse creeks and dense pine and aspen forests. Wildlife like deer and elk are often found on these trails.

Hilltop Mine Trail is a popular hiking trail where you can explore the an old mining facility. This 2.6 mile trail has beautiful landscapes and wildflowers along the paths.

Fishing is huge is Park County. There are tons of local creeks and reservoirs where anglers can fish for brown and rainbow trout. Platte River is close to Valley of the Sun and offers some of the best fly-fishing in the area.

Badger Basin Wildlife Area is a slow moving river, great for fishing trout. This area offers 22 miles of fishing access during open-water season.

Valley of the Sun is a premier location for nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts. The neighborhood is set in a visually stunning location with spectacular views of forests and mountain ranges.

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