Category: Blog

Weddings At Thunder Mountain Lodge

This summer/fall we are hosting four weddings here at Thunder Mountain Lodge.  The first two went great and we are looking forward to two more!  What’s great is that you can have all of your friends stay and party with you all night, and then they can stay in all the cabins, set up their… Read more »

2018 Ski-doo 850 Rentals this Winter!

Last year we upgraded our rental fleet with some new 2017 Ski-doo models, but we did not have 850s for rent. Well the demand was high, and we decided that for this winter we would get two new 2018 Ski-doo 850 SP 154s to add to our rental fleet. We also just ordered some new… Read more »

Cabin #10 Improvements

The cabins at Thunder Mountain Lodge are each unique.  Each one has it’s own personality.  They have had these personalities since before we bought them.  Our goal is to add to the character that is already there, and make each cabin great!  Cabin #10 needs a little more attention than the others.  I like to… Read more »

Winter!

Winter has arrived in a fury!  Today we are getting our first major snow storm of the season.  Last year by November 17th we already had a three foot base of snow.  Winter is getting a late start this year, but his storm is making up for it.  It has been hammering hard for 4… Read more »

Winter 15-16

Well it’s March, and we have been having quite a winter!  December through February it snowed about 3 feet a week.  We were constantly digging out.  This winter we have had over 360″ so far! This is the road leading up to the cabins!  They do a great job plowing, but when it’s coming down… Read more »

Cabins

Well, as you could see from the last post, we have been working hard on our cabins.  We have a friend helping us with our website, but it probably won’t be ready until the fall.  In the meantime, you can visit our Facebook page to see photo albums of each cabin.  Click here. We have… Read more »

Summer is here!

Hi! Summer has arrived in full force!  It was a looooooong winter.  The ice is finally gone, and people are visiting!  We have actually been sold out the last few weekends.  We have been renting out our boats too!  The canoes, rowboat, inflatable kayaks, stand up paddleboards, and the hydrobike. The majority of our customers… Read more »

Dumping Snow!

Total of 6 feet of snow in the last week! Well if there was any doubt before, it is definitely winter on the Mesa now!  Jeff and I were there to do some work on the cabins to get ready for opening, but we ended up just doing a ton of snow removal!  It wouldn’t… Read more »

Meet the new owner!

Thunder Mountain Lodge is Re-Opening! Meet the new owner ~ Jeff Kieper: Jeff moved to Colorado from Wisconsin in 1998, and is an avid outdoor enthusiast. He worked as a raft and snowmobile guide for more than 15 years in the Vail area. Eventually, Ski-doo scooped him up to become the VIP tour manager, a… Read more »