16.53 Acres with SNOW CAP MOUNTAIN VIEWS! in this gated community about 5 minutes off the Peak to Peak Scenic Byway, roughly 80 minutes northwest of metro Denver, about 20 minutes to Eldora Ski Resort near Nederland, 20 minutes to Black Hawk Casinos. ATV, bike, hike, horse back ride and more at nearby Roosevelt National Forest and Arapahoe National Forest or Golden Gate State Park. Roosevelt Ridge sits high in the Colorado Rocky Mountains — elevation 9,000 to 9,800 feet above sea level — across from the Continental Divide, where it abuts Roosevelt National Forest on three sides. Over 500 acres of the 556-acre community are subject to a conservation easement, which means the native beauty of the land shall be preserved “in perpetuity.” This gated neighborhood of large parcels consist of mostly 20 acres allows for more privacy. This would make an awesome off-grid mountain retreat or permanent residence. 2 grazing animals allowed. Gilpin county has low real estate taxes.