An oasis in paradise. Every so often art is created with brick and mortar and when placed inside a sanctuary such as Three Rivers Recreational Area you have a stunning masterpiece. Elegant design, exquisite details and the use of stone, granite, handmade tiles and wood make this extraordinary character timeless. Land 5.16 acres in Three Rivers Recreational Area which is a 4,000 acre, gated, off-grid community on the Metolius arm of Lake Billy Chinook. Huge Cascade Mountain views along with glimpses of Lake Billy Chinook. Native, low maintenance landscaping. Paved and gated entrance with circle drive and two oversized, detached garages. Rimrock, canyons, lake, mountains, juniper, sage, Ponderosa pine and a diversified abundance of wildlife are all found within a short distance from this home. Improvements Three ensuite bedrooms and an open design with large windows invite the mountains into your living space. Watch the sunrise light up Mt Jefferson from the comfort of your bed. A private, gated community with marina and private beach access and numerous amenities along with peace and privacy make this a complete package for enjoying life to the fullest. Three Rivers is an off-grid community on the Metolius arm of Lake Billy Chinook, home of world class skiing and record bull trout. 3235 Square foot off-grid ICF home with 12” walls keep you cool in the summer and warm in the winter with minimal power use. 3 ensuite bedrooms, 3.5 baths, granite counters, outdoor living, loft, two oversized detached garages with two parking spaces each. Setup with solar and batteries and a propane generator, radiant heat flooring and two evaporative coolers. Private well. Recreation Lake Billy Chinook recreation includes skiing, fishing for Kokanee (landlocked sockeye salmon), bull, redside and brown trout and smallmouth bass. The only water in Oregon that allows retention of bull trout. Lake Billy Chinook is a reservoir behind Round Butte Dam that is comprised of the Crooked, Deschutes and Metolius rivers and covers 4,000 surface acres. Three Rivers Rec Area Amenities include the following: Private marina with cafe; private access beach with swim area; boat launch; recreation hall; event center; 2500’ paved air strip; ATV/motorcycle riding; desert golf course; Pickleball; Big Canyon Gun Club which is an NRA sanctioned gun range with pistol, rifle and archery ranges. General Operations Three Rivers Recreation Area is an off-grid community of 4,000 acres which provides road maintenance services, snow removal and fire, rescue and emergency medical services to the community. Managed by 3 Rivers Landowners Association by a like-minded, forward-thinking board to provide a best of class living/vacationing experience for its residents. 3 Rivers is in the Culver School District known for its conservative small town values and quality education. Region & Climate The area is in the high desert of Central Oregon butting up to the foothills of the Cascade Mountains. Juniper and sage mingle with ponderosa pine that’s home to a plethora of wildlife. Hot sunny days and cool summer nights along with mild winters make this a year round destination to escape to. History 3 Rivers is situated on the Grandview Bench, which was originally settled in the early 1900s by homesteaders. Location 35 miles southwest of Madras, 28 miles east of Culver and 52 miles from Bend. Redmond International Airport (RDM) is 60 minutes away and is serviced by 5 air carriers with 28 daily commercial flights.