S.L.umber Yard

Your base camp and sanctuary in Colorado's high country

Built in 1884, Leadville’s train depot has been converted into FREIGHT, a community gathering space and wedding venue. Here, you'll find S.L.umber Yard, a group of 13 high-craftmanship rental cabins. Unlike the depot, these cabins are brand new and designed for today's discerning guest. 

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A celebration of the area's gritty mining history and spirited future.

What it's like

In the shadow of two fourteener (14,000' +) mountains, you'll find the charming town of Leadville. Once the center of the Wild West, Leadville is now considered an off-the-beaten-path oasis for adventure seekers and history buffs alike. As you make your way through the charming town to FREIGHT, you'll feel like you're being transported to another time, where community matters and the pace is peaceful. When you arrive at S.L.umber Yard, you'll be greeted with a warm welcome and a complimentary cocktail. Soak in the details and the lore of this family-run hotel as you make your way to your cabin. Each cabin has an exterior of recycled metal and an interior of modern luxury.

Independent spirit

Lay your weary head to rest

Small touches

As a woman-led hotel, the cabin names pay homage to the working women of Leadville's formative years. From madams who ran parlour houses to the "hurdy gurdy" girls that frequented saloons and doubled as musicians and performers, this hotel honors the oft-forgotten female pioneers. The inclusive spirit of this spot is unmistakable – everyone is welcome.

Eat and drink

In your cabin, you can take advantage of a kitchenette with a mini-fridge, induction burners, utensils, and a coffee maker. A few blocks away, you'll find a variety of restaurants, bars and cafes on Harrison Avenue.  The staff at S.L.umber Yard are happy to point you to their favorite spots, or embrace your own pioneering spirit and explore Leadville without a destination in mind. You'll be delighted by what you find. 

And more

Historical photos, captivating stories, and architectural details transport you to another time. While you'll find modern staples like WiFi and Bluetooth speakers, the cabins don't have television – we don't think you'll miss it. 
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Rooms & Rates


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Location

Situated in the shadow of Mt. Elbert, Colorado’s highest fourteener, and only a couple of blocks from Downtown Leadville.
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Amenities

Guest Services

  • Complimentary WiFi
  • Complimentary parking
  • Complimentary customized altitude care package
  • Small curated library of vinyl records, tapes, CDs, and books
  • Historic photos of Lake County’s Mining Days
  • Dog-friendly accommodations available ($35 fee per stay, includes a dog bed and dog bowl for your pup; check with property directly)

Eat & Drink

  • Complimentary locally roasted coffee
  • Complimentary drinks upon check-in at bar
  • Onsite bar and kitchen
  • Special event charcuterie boards (72-hour notice for parties over 30)

In-room amenities

  • Private ensuite bathroom with shower
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Linens and towels
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Closet with hangers
  • Fully equipped kitchenette
  • Electric stove-top
  • Mini-fridge
  • Tea and coffee maker
  • Desk or table
  • Ambient noise and alarm clock radio
  • Record/CD/Bluetooth player
  • Heating
  • Mood lighting
  • Outdoor seating
  • Outdoor fire pit
  • Mountain view
  • Daily room service
  • Non-smoking

Cancellation policy

As S.Lumber Yard is a small independent business, cancellations affect their business greatly. Therefore, if there is no notice of the cancellation or cancellation is made within 48 hours of check-in (local time), you will be charged the total amount of the stay. Cancellations made within 14 days of check-in will be charged $75.00. There will be no charge if a cancellation is made anytime before the two weeks of your check-in date.
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Meetings + Events

The gorgeous, fully restored depot holds over 200 people, making it a perfect event venue, conference center or wedding venue in Leadville, Colorado. Along with the barn-like depot, the property includes an elegant courtyard, retrofitted Whisky Lime Lounge in a historic shed, and conference room for workshops and intimate family gatherings.  FREIGHT includes 3500 square feet of atmosphere. The historic timber floors have been caulked and sanded - perfect for a wedding dance floor! The outside courtyard has a stunning view of Mt Massive and is a great space for lawn games, wedding ceremonies or other group activities. 

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