Lookout Mountain Homes for Sale
Homes in Lookout Mountain
Lookout Mountain overlooks Golden, Colorado. Offering a terrific view of the Denver metropolitan area both in day and night, it has long been known for its natural scenery.
Lookout Mountain has played a major role in area recreation, transportation, water supply and telecommunications and sits in the heart of Jefferson County. Filled with serene mountain settings, parks, trails, historic areas, wildlife habitats, residents here have been able to preserve, protect, and maintain one of Colorado's most valuable assets and develop opportunities for outdoor recreation, education and conservation.
Several sites here are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Some of the famous attractions near Lookout Mountain include the Astor House Hotel Museum and Victorian Gift Shoppe. This is the first stone hotel built west of the Mississippi River. Both visitors and residents enjoy guided and group tours year round. Clear Creek Living History Ranch and the Boettcher Mansion, built in 1917, are also historical attractions. History buffs will enjoy the Buffalo Bill museum, where authentic photos tell the story of how Buffalo Bill played a role in opening America's western frontier.
Lookout Mountain is a small community representing living at its finest with fantastic vistas, pine-covered hills, rock out-croppings and beautiful mountain homes. Hiwan Country Club, in nearby Evergreen offers residents a public golf course, restaurants, canoeing and ice-skating at Evergreen Lake, making for a picturesque alpine village just minutes from downtown Denver. Lookout Mountain real estate options vary widely and properties with magnificent views, will include mountain subdivision condos townhouses and single-family homes.