Information Packet for Blue River Chalet


ADDRESS: 137 Hinterland Trail, Breckenridge, CO 80424

Web address:

Map of the area:


Valerie Rogers, Manager: (720) 202-4432

Mike Gall, Owner: (970) 390-7567

CHECK-IN INFORMATION:  CHECK-IN TIME IS AFTER 4 P.M. Mountain Standard Time. NO Early Check-ins unless authorized in advance.

DOOR ACCESS CODE: The door code for your stay will be sent via email to you 10 days in advance of your arrival. If you don't see that email in your INBOX please check your JUNK or SPAM folders.

IMPORTANT NOTE WHEN EXITING THE HOUSE:  Do not lock the doorknob, leave it unlocked. (If you lock the doorknob then even if the deadbolt is unlocked you won’t be able to get into the house.)

If you've used a key from the lockbox please be sure to replace the key in the lockbox when you check out to avoid being charged a key replacement fee ($50).




Network (SSID): HinterlandCabin

Password: 137hinterlandtrail



There is a thermostat on the wall in the kitchen (under the ladder stairs) that controls the gas heat stove in the living area. Each bedroom also has a thermostat on the wall that controls the hot water baseboard heater in that room.








Drink Plenty of Water to stay hydrated!!  This is the best way to avoid altitude sickness.

The closest grocery store is the City Market in Breckenridge located at 400 North Parkway, Breckenridge, CO 80424.

Summit Stage Bus: Summit County provides free bus service around the county. The bus stops at the intersection of Blue River Rd and CO-9, about 0.5 mile from the house (3 minute drive or 10 minute walk). Visit for more information, bus routes and pick up times. You can also download the Summit Stage app on the Apple App Store or Google Play.


High Country Health-Care Breckenridge
400 N Park Ave Ste 1A, 400, 1A North Park Avenue, Breckenridge, CO 80424
(970) 547-9200

St. Anthony's Keystone Medical Clinic
1252 Co Rd 8, Keystone, CO 80435
(970) 468-6677


Guests are not permitted to bring pets with them. Additionally, no smoking (of any kind)  is permitted. If extra cleaning is necessary to remove pet stains and/or clean carpets/upholstery to remove cigarette smoke after your departure, you will be charged for the cost of the additional cleaning. Thanks very much for your cooperation.

CHECK-OUT PROCEDURES: 10 A.M. Mountain Time.  NO Late Check-Outs without prior permission. 

Thank you for your stay! We hope you enjoyed our Blue River Chalet!


Airport Information

Denver International Airport (DIA) is about 107 miles from the location of the house (about 2 hours & 10 minutes depending on traffic)

Interstate 70 Toll Lane 

The Colorado Department of Transportation has completed a 10-mile express toll lane that stretches from Empire to Floyd Hill to help reduce congestion along the Interstate 70 mountain corridor. The express lane guarantees speeds of at least 45 miles per hour from Empire to Floyd Hill, one of the busiest stretches of the I-70 mountain corridor. Tolls vary from $3 to $30, depending on demand.

NOTE: A 4-wheel drive vehicle is recommended during inclement winter weather.

Directions from Denver:

  • Go west on I-70.
  • Take exit 203 for CO-9 S toward Frisco/Breckenridge
  • Follow CO-9 S to Hinterland Trail in Blue River
    28 min (14.7 mi)

  • At the traffic circle, take the 4th exit onto CO-9 S
    6.8 mi

  • At the traffic circle, take the 2nd exit and stay on CO-9 S
    2.4 mi

  • Slight right onto CO-9
    0.9 mi

  • At the traffic circle, continue straight onto South Park Avenue
    0.4 mi

  • Continue onto CO-9 S/S Main St
  • Continue to follow CO-9 S
    3.7 mi

  • Turn left onto Blue River Rd
    0.1 mi

  • Turn right onto Grey Squirrel Rd
    0.2 mi
  • Turn left onto Hinterland Trail.
    0.1 mi
The A-frame house is on the left. Park in the parking area to the left of the tree shown in the photo (Address number 0137).

NOTE:  If you need to stop at the grocery store before you arrive, you will pass these grocery stores after exiting I-70 onto CO-9 S: