Welcome to a luxury mountain home close to all the amenities in Aspen, yet located in the Castle Creek Valley with private access to an active, backcountry lifestyle - the best of both worlds! Just 10 minutes from town. This is a "must see" property if you are considering the real Aspen adventure.Perched on the hillside overlooking the Castle Creek Valley, you cannot see another home from this property, offering privacy, peace and quiet! The scenery from inside the house is unprecedented with dramatic views of Five Fingers and the surrounding mountains. The home has the feeling of living in a treehouse especially in the summer months when the Aspen trees are in full bloom. The yard is wild and beautiful year round, requiring no maintenance. The living room opens out onto wrap around decks bringing the outside in through large glass doors. The cozy stone patio is perfect for sunsets and sipping wine around the fire pit.The home has the highest level finishes inside and out. It was built to last. It runs off solar and natural gas, has an extensive water filtration system, radiant heating, in-house humidification system and a custom gourmet kitchen with Wolf, Bosch and Subzero appliances. The bathrooms are bright and light with exquisite honed white Calcutta marble throughout. All of the glass doors in the house are "star sapphire," extraordinary quality. The stone and glass wine room elegantly showcases your wine, perfect for any wine enthusiast. The exterior features copper windows and contemporary stone.Forget driving into town and dealing with the hassle of parking to go skiing. Instead, why not go out your back door, snowmobile or snow kitty up the back side of Aspen Mountain and catch the gondola from the top? And in the summertime, enjoy access to limitless hiking and endless trails for four wheeling or motor cross.