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Brightwater Club a new dimension

There is a new, exclusive recreational community in the valley, one that is bringing an entirely new dimension to residential living water and it has created a wave of excitement. Twenty-seven acres of lakes and ponds will dot the internal landscape of the extraordinary new community, Brightwater Club. And just for emphasis, the property will be bordered by a mile stretch of the rushing Gypsum Creek.As word gets out, the ripple affect is reflected in the brisk sales taking place at Brightwater Club. Combine the exceptional water features with the beauty of the area, the myriad of amenities and services offered, the uniqueness of the concept and the conclusion that many are reaching is Brightwater Club has it all.Now and for generations to come, this is Colorado living at its finest. Active, invigorating, exciting Brightwater Club reflects the real Rocky Mountain lifestyle encapsulated in one remarkable community. The vision was to create a club that seamlessly blended and connected three generations grandparents, parents, and children through the lifestyle offered in Colorados great outdoors. This would be a home where life could be enjoyed to the fullest with recreational activities as close as the front door. The vision is becoming a reality.

The 973-acre private Brightwater Club is a one-of-a kind recreational community with a focus on year-round activities. It is located 35 miles west of Vail on the southern border of the Gypsum Valley, nestled among the magnificent Rockies. Plans for 535 home sites are underway in this enclave that combines the best that Mother Nature has to offer with the most luxurious amenities of mans imagination. Residential opportunities include half-acre to one-and-a-half-acre homesites, custom designed homes, all offering carefree living and private club memberships. Community Concepts of Vail, one of the areas premier luxury home builders, was brought on board to build homes in the two segments of the community; homesteads in The Retreat and cabins in the Falls Creek Collection. In a recent press release, Rick Hermes, principal of Community Concepts, stated, Both companies believe in the ultimate beauty of the Colorado landscape and the quality of life it provides. We are fortunate to live in such a special place and strive to continually compliment the natural setting through inspiring architecture and superior building.Approximately half of the property will be preserved for golf and recreational open space, and will provide exquisite backdrops for the home sites. Most will be bordered by water features, the golf course, or open meadows with the splendors of the Rocky Mountains providing the frame for this picture of perfection.Leading the extensive list of activities is the rare access to water sports hosted in the numerous lakes, ponds and the flowing creek. The shimmering water will bring kayaking, canoeing, swimming and fly-fishing within walking distance in your own neighborhood.

Brightwater Club has created a 10-mile trail system that meanders through the 500 acres of open space, presenting summer and winter access to activities such as snowshoeing, cross country skiing, biking, and hiking. An 18-hole championship golf course designed by Robert Trent Jones, Jr. will grace the property. To accommodate members who are equestrian enthusiasts, an additional 10-acre parcel has been acquired and will serve as a day stable for members and feature Carriage House, a center for equestrian activities.To get the fun off and running without wasting one precious moment, the Outfitters Post will offer use of canoes, mountain bikes, snowshoes, and fly-fishing equipment to further provide a relaxed, unencumbered outdoor experience. Enhancing the picture-perfect lifestyle will be the finest level of services expected of an elite private club. Twenty-four-hour security for this gated community will preserve peace of mind in this idyllic setting. A full array of amenities will be provided by the Wellness Center and Spa. There will be a swimming and lap pool as well as tennis facilities. Members will enjoy fully stocked fishing holes. A calendar of onsite enrichment and educational programs will be offered for the enjoyment of member of all ages. Photography classes, nature walks, a lecture series, and craft classes are among the various activities that will be available.And reflecting that all members of the family have had their needs addressed and accommodated there is a fenced and tufted dog park planned.Membership privileges extend beyond the gates. For snow skiers, the world-renowned Beaver Creek Mountain will house a ski-in, ski-out lounge for Brightwater Club members. This members-only amenity is located in Beaver Creek Lodge and provides equipment storage, ski tuning services, morning continental breakfast, and aprs ski wine-and-cheese afternoons.

Cast-Off Cabin: a rustic, creekside fishing retreat with a fireplace and library will provide a cozy meeting place.Outfitters Post: a general store complete with daily supplies and newspapers, a community post office, coffee shop and canoe and kayak dock will be a community asset.The Lake House: an intimate yet casual dining venue that will offer indoor and outdoor seating for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and cocktails.The Artisans Pavilion: a community center located in the heart of the property will be a hub for the entire family, with activities and services, classes, craft studio, and kids activities rooms.The Wellness Center & Spa: providing spa treatment rooms, tennis courts, steam room, sauna, swimming and lap pool, equipment and free-weight room, yoga and floor exercise room, and mens and womens lockers.The Clubhouse: including a formal dining room, member grill, board room, honor library, card room, and member lounge.Easy to access, Brightwater Club is conveniently located four miles off of I-70 and a mere six miles from the Eagle County Regional Airport and Jet Center. Vail is just a 35-mile drive. Closer still are Beaver Creek, Bachelor Gulch, and Arrowhead. Aspen is less than an hour and Glenwood Springs is 24 miles. To provide members with stress-free availability to the valleys sumptuous shopping and dining, exciting entertainment events, and the worlds finest skiing, there will be private transportation available.In a recent statement, Wells Marvin, co-developer and president of Brightwater Club, aptly summed up the extraordinary uniqueness of this new community. Brightwater Club offers exciting activities for every generation, in every season, no matter what your interests Brightwater Club will offer a wide range of residential opportunities whether youre looking for a vacation home, a seasonal home or a family estate to be enjoyed for generations.Create your own ripple affect of inherited memories that will last through generations.Give your family the best of Vail Valley living give them Brightwater Club. Reservations are now being accepted to secure your priority for preferred home site selection. Please call or visit our onsite sales office or contact your personal broker.For more information on Brightwater Club call (970) 777-1700, toll-free at (888) 414-0369, or visit

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