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Unique Rustic Log House in Jardine, Montana

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Last updated: 06/01/2015
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Enjoy the relaxing and fun atmosphere of this one of a kind log house. It is tucked in the mountains at the “end of the road” in the old mining town of Jardine, Montana, which is 6 miles northeast of Gardiner – the north entrance to Yellowstone Park. This place offers a nice balance between seclusion and easy access to endless sightseeing, wildlife viewing, and outdoor recreation opportunities.

This property is located next to a guest ranch/outfitting business, Specimen Creek Outfitters. Services include daily/hourly horseback rides ***offering a complimentary 2 hour horseback ride to the folks who stay here***, as well as pack trips, fishing trips, and hunting trips into the Absaroka Beartooth Wilderness. You can literally walk out the front door and go horseback riding. Or you can sit on the porch with your coffee and watch the saddle horses and pack mule strings come and go.

The North Fork of Bear Creek is only about 100 yards below. It is a beautiful mountain stream and the fishing is good! Nights are quiet and peaceful. And the night sky is brilliant – take time to gaze at the stars.

This house is rustic and has lots of character. It is clean and cozy, but the layout and decor aren’t too fussy or uptight. The original portion of the house was built in 1994 with logs skidded out of the forest with a team of Percheron horses and peeled by hand. It includes an open kitchen with appliances and dishes. There is a deck where you can kick back and take in the scenery. One bathroom has an antique clawfoot tub. There is a loft/bedroom with a homemade queen size log bed. There is a nice sounding old piano for the fun of it.

A versatile 'great' room, which includes a bar (with sink, fridge and TV) and a full bathroom was added on to the house in 2001, and it is ideal for entertaining and hanging out. There are antlers, tanned hides, antiques, etc. throughout the house – sort of a hunting lodge/western theme. There is a large yard with trees, a picnic table, and a firepit. The native wildflowers are beautiful and plentiful. And various species of birds and wildlife will share this property with you.

There are also two convertible sofa beds in addition to a bedroom and the loft. The unique floor plan of this home can easily and comfortably accommodate a group of 8. This property is kid friendly and your well behaved pets are welcome too!










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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered:

    Friendly pets are welcome...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    wood stove, propane stove...moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Mobile Phone
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    laundry soap and dryer sheets provided...moreless

  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Basic spices, coffee and filters, tea, flour, sugar, cooking oil, paper goods...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $100
  • Tax Rate 7%

Notes:

$250/night (3 night min) .. $1500/week

50% deposit required to confirm reservation; balance due upon arrival.

Refund for cancellation made more than 60 days prior to arrival.

No refund for cancellation within 60 days of arrival.

$100 security deposit required at time of booking.

Refunded if no damage and no excessive cleaning is required.

+7% Montana state bed tax.


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  • Log cabin in Jardine, Montana

    Log cabin in Jardine, Montana

  • Kitchen area

    Kitchen area

  • Bedroom with queen bed

    Bedroom with queen bed

  • Bathroom with shower

    Bathroom with shower

  • A good place to hang out!

    A good place to hang out!

  • A crew with a view!

    A crew with a view!

  • Fish nearby mountain lakes and streams

    Fish nearby mountain lakes and streams

  • Kings of the hill

    Kings of the hill

  • Awww!

    Awww!

  • Mule string leaving Jardine

    Mule string leaving Jardine

  • A jewel of a July day near Jardine

    A jewel of a July day near Jardine

  • Friendly pets are welcome here

    Friendly pets are welcome here

  • Front porch view

    Front porch view

  • Queen bed in loft

    Queen bed in loft

  • Knotty pine ceiling and kitchen area

    Knotty pine ceiling and kitchen area

  • Gas fireplace and sofa bed in great room

    Gas fireplace and sofa bed in great room

  • View from Jardine Road

    View from Jardine Road

  • Family horseback ride

    Family horseback ride

  • Elk between Gardiner and Jardine

    Elk between Gardiner and Jardine

  • Rams at rest near Gardiner

    Rams at rest near Gardiner

  • View from the house

    View from the house

  • Winter weasel 2012

    Winter weasel 2012

  • Teddy and me and Electric Peak

    Teddy and me and Electric Peak

  • Isn't that the truth!

    Isn't that the truth!

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
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  • Calendar last updated 06/01/2015
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