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Beautiful Sloway Cabin by the Clark Fork River

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Last updated: 02/21/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

St. Regis cabin description

Sloway Cabin, a newer, beautiful log home, sits on twelve acres of meadow and woods that are visited nightly by deer and sometimes by bear, moose and elk. The land includes 7 acres along the Clark Fork River, just across the dead-end gravel road from the Cabin.

One hour from Missoula and two from Spokane, the Cabin has very convenient access yet feels like another world--secluded and private. Inside the warmth of the log walls and the high vaulted ceiling create an immediate sense of peace and comfort. At nearly 1,450 sq. ft. the Cabin feels just right-- small enough to be cozy but big enough for everyone. It's the perfect spot for celebrating a birthday, quiet anniversary, or hosting a small family gathering.

Long summer days are for swimming, floating, and fishing the Clark Fork, St. Regis, and Flathead Rivers. To the west, wonderful hiking trails lead to high alpine lakes along Montana/Idaho border. Mountain biking the Hiawatha Trail--over historic (and high!) railroad trestles and through cool dark tunnels--is another favorite. Trestle Creek Golf Course is just 3 miles down the road in St. Regis, where you'll also find two great antique shops.

Should you be able to come in the fall... lucky you! Crisp air, starry nights, and perhaps an evening bonfire. This is the season for more hiking and mountain biking, hunting, antique shopping, and enjoying Quinns Hot Springs.

Once the snow flies there's great skiing and snowboarding at Lookout Pass, just 30 minutes from the Cabin. Lookout has tripled in size over the past few years and boasts some of the Northwest's earliest and best snow. Silver Mountain is another 20 miles down the road. Not a downhiller? The surrounding National Forest has many hundred miles of trails for snowmobiling and cross country skiing. Or simply enjoy a cozy time playing board games, reading, and connecting with friends and family.

After a fun-filled day you'll love hanging out on the Cabin's wrap-around porch. Log rockers invite you to savor the lingering warmth of the sun as you enjoy a cool drink, recount the day's adventures with friends and family, and watch the sun set over the mountains across the river.

No matter what you enjoy at Sloway Cabin the time will pass too quickly. But you're sure to depart feeling relaxed, refreshed, and renewed.

Please note: the cabin is not suitable for young children--it's not child-proof and the loft railings and the stairway balusters are too widely spaced (see photo). Guest dogs will be considered with adherence to the Cabin's pet policy; pet rent is $20 per night.

Please have a look at the guest comments below, visit the Cabin on Facebook, and feel free to contact me for more information. Thanks!

Kate Supplee, Missoula, Montana

Keywords: Log home/cabin


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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 1450 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Events Allowed
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Dogs allowed with prior permission at $15 per night, per dog. Adherence with pet policy required....moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

  • Loft: 1 queen

    Large loft with en-suite private bath...moreless

  • Downstairs Bedroom: 1 queen

    Cozy master bedroom with full bath across the hall...moreless

  • Sunroom Bedroom: 1 queen

    Window seat converts to comfy queen - separate entrance!...moreless

  • The cabin has three queen beds and a sofabed in the living room (best for kids). The spacious open loft upstairs has a log bed, writing desk, closet, dresser, small flat screen TV, and attached full bath. The cozy private downstairs bedroom is across the hall from a full bath. Log construction gives it charm and warmth, and it has both a dresser and a closet. The new sunroom has a window seat that converts to a comfortable queen bed. It has chairs and a small table, but no closet. There's no interior door, but a curtain provides privacy from activities down the hallway. It has a private outside entrance to directly access the patio and fire pit beyond. The sunroom has a heated tile floor and also holds the newer washer and dryer....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1


  • Bathroom 2


  • The two generously-sized bathrooms are nearly identical. They each have a shower/tub combo and new counter tops and faucets. Both have a window and the upstairs bathroom has a beautiful view!...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Sloway Cabin has a very convenient location with easy access to many amazing activities in Western Montana and the Idaho Panhandle. Missoula, the third largest city in Montana, is an easy and scenic one-hour drive. Missoula is a vibrant university town with good food and a lively art scene. ...moreless


  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    Puzzles, board games, and a handcrafted backgammon set!...moreless

  • Music Library:

    Small but diverse CD library. The bookshelf stero supports IPods....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    XM Radio in dining room...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Smaller flat screen TV in the upstairs loft bedroom...moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities


  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Beautiful unobstructed mountain views looking across the Clark Fork River....moreless

  • Rural:

    The cabin property includes 12 acres. Adjoining properties are between 1.5 acres and 60 acres....moreless

  • Water View:

    The Clark Fork River is across the gravel road and visible from the cabin....moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Property includes seven acres along the Clark Fork River, across the road from the cabin....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Whitewater Rafting


  • Dining:

    Antique oak dining table seats six or eight with leaf...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace:

    A propane stove in living room adds cozy atmosphere and warmth during the fall and winter months....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Linens Provided:

    High-quality, natural fiber bedding....moreless

  • Living Room:

    A big leather chair, newer sofa, and comfortable upholstered chair by a reading lamp....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Park in the gravel circular driveway...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    There is a gravel parking area alongside the cabin for your toys. ...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    New, higher-end LG washer and dryer....moreless


  • Coffee Maker:

    Drip coffee maker and grinder...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    High quality cookware. Pantry is stocked with basic staples, please inquire....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Buffalo China or Correlle, take your pick!...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Newer, quiet dishwasher....moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Appliances include frig, range, microwave, dishwasher, coffee maker, coffee grinder, electric griddle, and crockpot....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Mixing bowls, salad spinner, etc....moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    Full-sized electric range....moreless

  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio:

    One of the most enjoyable things about the Cabin is hanging out on the wrap-around porch enjoying the late afteroon sun....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    About an acre of lawn is available for lawn games (bocce, croquet, horseshoes). The rest of the property is in meadow and forest....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Both charchol and gas grills...moreless



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2 night min stay

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Pet Fee $20
  • Cleaning Fee $75 + tax
  • Tax Rate 7%


$20 additional per person per night for more than four people

$75 cleaning fee (waived for stays of four+ nights)

7% bed tax (not assessed on pets or damage deposit)

$200 refundable damage deposit

$20 per dog per night with signed pet agreement

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Last updated: 02/21/2015
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65 Miles
Nearest Airport
Missoula International
3 Miles
Nearest Barpub
The Dog House, St. Regis
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Trestle Creek
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
St. Regis Travel Center
37 Miles
Nearest Ski
Lookout Pass
12 Miles
Nearest Beach
Fishing Access Beach off Highway 135

Car: Necessary

Guest horses may be considered. Close proximity to ATV trails, great hunting, the Hiawatha Bike Trail, Quinn's Hot Springs, and indoor surfing at Silver Mountain's new water park.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: The cabin is such a treasure and quiet retreat. We love hanging out with friends, enjoying campfires, working on the place, and the great nearby hiking and skiing. It's been very gratifying to share the Cabin and see the enjoyment and delight it brings to others. It has become a special place to many folks, including a number of return guests.

Why the Owner Chose St. Regis:
St. Regis and Sloway, in particular, are undiscovered parts of Western Montana, and the western gateway to Glacier National Park. I love the Cabin's amazing log construction and peaceful setting by the Clark Fork River. Yet it's only an hour's drive from my home in Missoula. Most of Mineral County land is public land with public access-- Forest Service, BLM, and Plum Creek. So there's great hiking, biking, hunting, and skiing close by.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
There's so much to do near Sloway, but most people love simply hanging out and relaxing at the cabin, enjoying the peace and quiet. People use the cabin to reconnect with family, disconnect from the work-world, and generally have a wonderful time. It's the perfect place for birthdays, anniversaries, and other special occasions.

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Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Sloway Cabin

    Sloway Cabin

  • View from Loft Bedroom

    View from Loft Bedroom

  • Kitchen is fully equiped with all the 'modern' appliances.

    Kitchen is fully equiped with all the 'modern' appliances.

  • Private downstairs bedroom

    Private downstairs bedroom

  • Newman smells the flowers (Clark Fork River in background)

    Newman smells the flowers (Clark Fork River in background)

  • Clark Fork River - Early fall at Dry Creek FWP fishing access near Sloway Cabin

    Clark Fork River - Early fall at Dry Creek FWP fishing access near Sloway Cabin

  • Hiawatha Trail Tunnel- wonderful biking for the whole family

    Hiawatha Trail Tunnel- wonderful biking for the whole family

  • Guests enjoy a guided whitewater trip on nearby Alberton Gorge!

    Guests enjoy a guided whitewater trip on nearby Alberton Gorge!

  • Decorated for a Special Occasion!

    Decorated for a Special Occasion!

  • Guest Creation, inspired by a visit to Sloway Cabin!

    Guest Creation, inspired by a visit to Sloway Cabin!

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Log rockers await you.

    Log rockers await you.

  • Firepit with a fully stocked wood pile

    Firepit with a fully stocked wood pile

  • Clark Fork River looking upstream towards the Cabin

    Clark Fork River looking upstream towards the Cabin

  • Cliff Lake - a short hike perfect for kids!

    Cliff Lake - a short hike perfect for kids!

  • The placid Flathead River, a scenic 30 minute drive.

    The placid Flathead River, a scenic 30 minute drive.

  • Guest horses

    Guest horses

  • New sunroom addition has a large window seat that converts to a full queen.

    New sunroom addition has a large window seat that converts to a full queen.

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