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From the wooded peaks of the East Coast's Blue Ridge to Hawaii's tropical Mauna Loa, the mountains are the ultimate retreat for people who want to get away from it all. The gorgeous views, fresh air, and the sheer joy of sitting on top of the world are a few of the elements that draw homeowners to these remote locations. We'll follow families as they search for their oases in the clouds.

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Rustic Mountain Retreat

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Rustic Outdoor Area with Stone Walkway

Step into the home's backyard for a view of the beautiful landscaping, including a mix of foliage and floral plants paired with several trees. Take a walk along the stone walkway to enjoy the North Carolina views.

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Rustic Patio With Wrought Iron Furnishings & Outdoor Bar

Incredible mountain views, an outdoor bar and an infinity edge pool make this rustic patio an ideal place to gather with friends and family.

Outdoor Bar Perfect for Entertaining

Cushioned, wrought iron barstools surround this outdoor bar with a sleek countertop and rock base that blends in perfectly with the natural, rustic surroundings. With stunning mountain views and a nearby infinity pool, it's the ideal spot for entertaining friends and family.

Rustic Patio Features Rocking Chairs & Infinity Pool

Surrounded by lush plants and incredible mountain views, this rock patio is the ultimate place to relax and unwind. A small bridge over the infinity pool connects to the patio which features two distinct seating areas. A pair of poolside rocking chairs offer a place to sit and enjoy the view.

Infinity Pool Overlooks Mountain Range

The infinity edge of the pool seamlessly blends into the landscape and incredible mountain views beyond it.

Infinity Edge Pool

The water of this refined infinity edge pool reflects not only the custom summer kitchen, but also the beauty of all the natural surroundings.

Photo By: Deborah A Scannell

Rustic Summer Kitchen At Pool's Edge

Nestled between the main house and the guest house lies a fully equipped summer kitchen, waterfall and infinity edge pool. There's no skimping on the views from every angle of the outdoor living space. It's easy to escape at this mountain retreat.

Rustic Garden With Mountain View

Lush green shrubs and pretty yellow wildflowers complement the natural landscape and rock patio at this rustic mountain retreat.

Rustic Mountain Getaway With Guest House

The renovation of this 12,000-square-foot home will transform into an extravagant mountain retreat featuring a new 2,500-square-foot guest cottage opening onto a summer kitchen and pool bar, 75′ long infinity edge pool, tennis pavilion, extensive water features, garden and hiking trails. Not your typical renovation, this grand-scale renewal and addition will exhibit some of the world’s finest granite and stone, beautiful custom cabinetry, custom wood and glass folding and lift-side doors that open rooms completely to the outdoors, and other exquisite materials and inspiring novelties, all while staying true to the home’s traditional rustic origins. Scheduled for completion later this year, this one-of-a-kind Asheville retreat will be in a class all its own.

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Stacked Stone Stairs Lead to Covered Deck

Stacked stone stairs curve up to the spacious covered deck at this rustic mountain retreat located in Western North Carolina.

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Gorgeous Gardens at Mountain Retreat

The gardens at this Asheville retreat were designed to take advantage of indigenous plants and trees while highlighting the beautiful mountain views all around.

Photo By: Meechan Architectural Photography

Cascading Waterfall

The outdoor space was designed to look as if the waterfall flows from the infinity edge pool and throughout the gardens. Each aspect of the outdoor living space was thoroughly thought out to bring the most efficient use of the space while emphasizing the beauty of nature all around.

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Photo By: Meechan Architectural Photography

Cascading Waterfall & Manmade Pond

Flowing over the rock retaining wall, the waterfall streams into the manmade pond below surrounded by rocks and lush plants.

Photo By: Kevin Meechan

Tennis Court at Rustic Mountain Retreat

Enjoy a game or two of tennis at this rustic mountain retreat. There's even a shaded seating area for spectators.

Photo By: Kevin Meechan

Back Deck With Mountain View

What a beautiful view to wake up to! The outdoor living space of this home's back deck can't be beat.

Photo By: Meechan Architectural Photography

Back Deck With Breathtaking Mountain Views

Perfect for your early morning coffee or dining alfresco, this back deck is spacious and offers magnificent views of the mountain range to soak in.

Photo By: Kevin Meechan

Pool House Framed by Mountains

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View of Open Poolhouse and Swimming Pool

The pool and poolhouse is set away from the main house as a destination and its own outdoor room.

Photo By: Westphalen Photography

Poolhouse Displays Breathtaking View of Mountains

Designed by Wagner Hodgson Landscape Architecture, a wood-burning fireplace was cast in place of concrete with a board-form finish. Its covered position protects it from the summer winds in its Vermont setting.

Photo By: Westphalen Photography

Open Poolhouse With Mountain View

A large opening frames the view to the mountains from the arrival court at the main house. The poolhouse and pergola have one largely solid wall that lends privacy to the pool area with the exception of one large opening.

Photo By: Westphalen Photography

Contemporary Poolhouse

The poolhouse and pergola are integrated into one linear structure. Simple materials of copper siding, bluestone paving, cedar and board form concrete tie the design together.

Photo By: Westphalen Photography

Chic Poolhouse for Entertaining

Inside, the poolhouse contains a studio apartment and bathroom/changing room.

From: Wagner Hodgson and Wagner Hodgson

Photo By: Westphalen Photography

Entertainment Pergola

The large pergola provides plenty of room for entertaining. The fireplace takes the chill off of the cool summer evenings, while lighting adds drama to the space at night. The floor of the pergola is one step up from the pool deck to give it more prominence.

Photo By: Westphalen Photography

Season 1, Episode 2

A Park City Mountain Home With a View

Park City, Utah, is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts, bringing newlyweds Kathleen and Carey here to set their roots. As first time homebuyers, this young couple is looking for a place to call their own in the Wasatch Range of the Rocky Mountains. They hope to settle into a mountain home that offers every outdoor activity they can hope for right outside their front door. But with their budget of $325,000 can they find the perfect home and space for their three dogs?

Sunday
Mar 6
2:30am | 1:30c
Season 1, Episode 2

A Park City Mountain Home With a View

Park City, Utah, is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts, bringing newlyweds Kathleen and Carey here to set their roots. As first time homebuyers, this young couple is looking for a place to call their own in the Wasatch Range of the Rocky Mountains. They hope to settle into a mountain home that offers every outdoor activity they can hope for right outside their front door. But with their budget of $325,000 can they find the perfect home and space for their three dogs?

Tuesday
Mar 29
12:30pm | 11:30c
Season 1, Episode 7

Mountain Home Hunt in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho

Kellen and Sonja are new parents in search of a mountain home that will allow them to grow their family in the beautiful resort destination of Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. Sonja wants ample living space to accommodate their expanding family, while Kellen has his heart set on a picture-perfect view of Lake Coeur d'Alene. Can they navigate Coeur d'Alene's competitive housing market to fulfill everything on their wish list and manage to stay under their budget of $550,000?

Sunday
Apr 16
2am | 1c
Season 1, Episode 14

Mount Hood Hideaway

After moving to Portland two years ago to escape the Arizona heat, a family of three quickly fell in love with all of the available mountain activities and is now searching for a vacation house in the small Mt. Hood Village ski town of Government Camp, Oregon. With a budget of $700,000, will this adventurous family find a home in just the right place with enough room to host all of their friends?

Sunday
Apr 23
2am | 1c
Season 1, Episode 3

Sun Valley Adventure Home

Cory and Kathryn Chalmers have been living the daily city grind in Los Angeles, California, for years. Now they're ready to swap their concrete jungle for the mountain wilderness of beautiful resort town Sun Valley, Idaho. They're looking for a home with ample space for their animals, beautiful mountain views, and close proximity to outdoor adventure and alpine sports. But, in the competitively priced Sun Valley area, their budget of $500,000 means their agent will have her work cut out for her to find the right mountain home for this active family.

Saturday
Apr 29
11:30pm | 10:30c
Season 1, Episode 12

Large Family's Park City Dream Home

A Birmingham, AL, couple looks for their dream home in their favorite vacation spot: beautiful Park City, UT. They've visited for years and decided to take the plunge and find a home big enough for their large family near the amenities of downtown. Landing a place that meets their needs while remaining within budget will be a challenge -- will they be able to find their mountain home in Park City's hot market?

Saturday
May 13
11pm | 10c
Season 1, Episode 11

Big Mountain Hideaway in Whitefish, MT

After living all around the country, a couple decides to lay down roots in the little Rocky Mountains ski town of Whitefish, MT. They've always dreamed of living in Montana and are hoping to find the perfect spot where they can raise their son. The couple is looking for a home with an open layout, a spacious kitchen and a large yard. Can they check every box on their wish list and stay within their budget?

Saturday
May 13
11:30pm | 10:30c
Season 1, Episode 11

Big Mountain Hideaway in Whitefish, MT

After living all around the country, a couple decides to lay down roots in the little Rocky Mountains ski town of Whitefish, MT. They've always dreamed of living in Montana and are hoping to find the perfect spot where they can raise their son. The couple is looking for a home with an open layout, a spacious kitchen and a large yard. Can they check every box on their wish list and stay within their budget?

Sunday
May 14
2:30am | 1:30c
Season 1, Episode 2

A Park City Mountain Home With a View

Park City, Utah, is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts, bringing newlyweds Kathleen and Carey here to set their roots. As first time homebuyers, this young couple is looking for a place to call their own in the Wasatch Range of the Rocky Mountains. They hope to settle into a mountain home that offers every outdoor activity they can hope for right outside their front door. But with their budget of $325,000 can they find the perfect home and space for their three dogs?

Thursday
Jan 4
7am | 6c
Season 1, Episode 13

Finding the Perfect Rocky Mountain Retreat in Breckenridge, Colorado

A couple of empty nesters from Texas look to escape from hot summers and enjoy the winters of Breckenridge, CO. They're hoping to find a turnkey house with big windows and striking views of the Rocky Mountains. The market in Breckenridge is hot, though, so if these Texas transplants want to find the home of their dreams, they'll have to act fast!

Thursday
Jan 18
7:30am | 6:30c
Season 1, Episode 7

Mountain Home Hunt in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho

Kellen and Sonja are new parents in search of a mountain home that will allow them to grow their family in the beautiful resort destination of Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. Sonja wants ample living space to accommodate their expanding family, while Kellen has his heart set on a picture-perfect view of Lake Coeur d'Alene. Can they navigate Coeur d'Alene's competitive housing market to fulfill everything on their wish list and manage to stay under their budget of $550,000?

Thursday
Jan 25
6:30am | 5:30c
Season 3, Episode 4

Mount Rainier Wilderness Home

A Seattle couple wants to limit screen time and move to Washington's famous Mount Rainier to give their kids the same outdoor-themed childhoods they enjoyed growing up. It's a tall order for their real estate agent as they still want proximity to the city but also a big fireplace and space for family gatherings.

Saturday
May 12
11:30pm | 10:30c
Season 3, Episode 5

Livermore Mountain Home

A Fort Collins, Colorado, couple wants to escape the congested college town for the wide-open serenity of nearby Livermore. Finding a little peace and quiet on a spacious lot would seal the deal for these city dwellers, so they're looking for a rustic home with modern updates to fit their family of three. With a budget of $450,000, they hope their money will go far enough to make their dream of moving to the mountains a reality.

Sunday
May 20
2:30am | 1:30c
Season 3, Episode 10

Cayucos Mountain Ranch Homes With Ocean Views

A couple of animal lovers with a huge cast of four-footed companions decides to move from the frozen tundra of Montana to the welcoming sunny skies of the central California coast. They love everything outdoors from skiing the highest peaks to surfing the biggest waves and the near-perfect combination of the two makes the mountains of Cayucos, CA, the perfect place. They're relying on their realtor and her special understanding of purchasing horse and ranch properties to help them in their quest for a mountain ranch home with an ocean view.

Saturday
May 26
11pm | 10c
Season 3, Episode 6

South Carolina Mountain Home

A Phoenix, Arizona, couple is ready to make their lifelong dream of living in the cool mountain air of South Carolina come true. He wants to be close to a golf course and have a home studio where he can continue cranking out chart-topping country music hits. She's hoping to find an open floor plan and a huge kitchen in a home she can put her own stamp on. Homes in the town of Pickens are being snatched up left and right but their realtor knows she can get them the perfect spot.

Saturday
May 26
11:30pm | 10:30c
Season 3, Episode 10

Cayucos Mountain Ranch Homes With Ocean Views

A couple of animal lovers with a huge cast of four-footed companions decides to move from the frozen tundra of Montana to the welcoming sunny skies of the central California coast. They love everything outdoors from skiing the highest peaks to surfing the biggest waves and the near-perfect combination of the two makes the mountains of Cayucos, CA, the perfect place. They're relying on their realtor and her special understanding of purchasing horse and ranch properties to help them in their quest for a mountain ranch home with an ocean view.

Sunday
May 27
2am | 1c
Season 3, Episode 6

South Carolina Mountain Home

A Phoenix, Arizona, couple is ready to make their lifelong dream of living in the cool mountain air of South Carolina come true. He wants to be close to a golf course and have a home studio where he can continue cranking out chart-topping country music hits. She's hoping to find an open floor plan and a huge kitchen in a home she can put her own stamp on. Homes in the town of Pickens are being snatched up left and right but their realtor knows she can get them the perfect spot.

Sunday
May 27
2:30am | 1:30c
Season 3, Episode 2

From City to Nature in Humboldt County, California

A couple wants to escape the rat race in crowded Seattle and get back to their roots in northern California's Humboldt County. One wants a home with an office so she can continue her career, and the other wants a huge kitchen for entertaining. They both also want a home in the mountains so their kids can grow up surrounded by nature.

Saturday
Jun 2
11pm | 10c
Season 3, Episode 14

Beautiful Homes in the North Georgia Mountains

A couple of outdoor lovers fell in love with Blue Ridge, Georgia, after a business trip and have been vacationing with family in the area ever since. They're ready to commit to a permanent presence in their favorite town by purchasing the perfect getaway home where they can host family and friends for long weekends and holidays. The couple favors the natural lines and old-fashioned character of homes built in the modern-rustic style but their three kids will also have a hand in on making a decision. Bringing it all together on one property isn't going to be easy, but their real estate agent is confident he can help them.

Saturday
Jun 2
11:30pm | 10:30c
Season 3, Episode 2

From City to Nature in Humboldt County, California

A couple wants to escape the rat race in crowded Seattle and get back to their roots in northern California's Humboldt County. One wants a home with an office so she can continue her career, and the other wants a huge kitchen for entertaining. They both also want a home in the mountains so their kids can grow up surrounded by nature.

Sunday
Jun 3
2am | 1c
Season 3, Episode 14

Beautiful Homes in the North Georgia Mountains

A couple of outdoor lovers fell in love with Blue Ridge, Georgia, after a business trip and have been vacationing with family in the area ever since. They're ready to commit to a permanent presence in their favorite town by purchasing the perfect getaway home where they can host family and friends for long weekends and holidays. The couple favors the natural lines and old-fashioned character of homes built in the modern-rustic style but their three kids will also have a hand in on making a decision. Bringing it all together on one property isn't going to be easy, but their real estate agent is confident he can help them.

Sunday
Jun 3
2:30am | 1:30c
Season 3, Episode 12

Bountiful, Utah, Forever Home

A couple of motorcycle enthusiasts from Salt Lake City are ready to be closer to the wide open roads of Bountiful, Utah. They have their hearts set on finding a modern-contemporary home where their kids can have the space and security they need to enjoy their childhoods. He's also hoping to find a home with a three-car garage where he can tinker with his many machines. It's a tall order for their real estate agent but she's sure she can find them their dream home before the house hunt runs out of gas.

Saturday
Jun 9
11pm | 10c
Season 3, Episode 9

Home in the Mountains of Flagstaff, Arizona

After living in both San Diego and Boston, a couple is looking for a smaller, friendlier community where they can find a healthy outdoor lifestyle for their family. They're searching Flagstaff, Arizona, hoping to find a home with access to the forest from their front door and four seasons of fun for their growing children. Their real estate agent has her work cut out for her but she knows the perfect house is out there.

Saturday
Jun 9
11:30pm | 10:30c
Season 3, Episode 12

Bountiful, Utah, Forever Home

A couple of motorcycle enthusiasts from Salt Lake City are ready to be closer to the wide open roads of Bountiful, Utah. They have their hearts set on finding a modern-contemporary home where their kids can have the space and security they need to enjoy their childhoods. He's also hoping to find a home with a three-car garage where he can tinker with his many machines. It's a tall order for their real estate agent but she's sure she can find them their dream home before the house hunt runs out of gas.

Sunday
Jun 10
2am | 1c
Season 3, Episode 9

Home in the Mountains of Flagstaff, Arizona

After living in both San Diego and Boston, a couple is looking for a smaller, friendlier community where they can find a healthy outdoor lifestyle for their family. They're searching Flagstaff, Arizona, hoping to find a home with access to the forest from their front door and four seasons of fun for their growing children. Their real estate agent has her work cut out for her but she knows the perfect house is out there.

Sunday
Jun 10
2:30am | 1:30c
Season 3, Episode 13

North Carolina Dream Dwelling

An active couple with a big social life searches for a mountaintop retreat that lends itself to both adventure and entertaining. They've found the right town for their plans in lovely Swannanoa, North Carolina, and just need to find the right home. Their desire to find a property that also offers the chance for rental income while providing them with the peace and privacy that comes with mountain living may prove problematic, however. Their real estate agent will use his knowledge of the local market to help them attain their house-hunting goals but he also knows how competitive it can be for the very best mountain properties.

Saturday
Jun 16
11pm | 10c

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