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Glacier Park Mountain Cabin

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Last updated: 07/29/2014
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Essex house description

Private 1 acre wooded lot; peaceful retreat for a family of travelers - full sleeping loft upstairs, 20'x44' - 2 queen beds, 1 double, 1 single bed, warm bedding - balcony - forested acre, berry bushes, wild flowers, - natural gas - kitchen, gas stove, refrigerator, washer/dryer, microwave, toaster, coffeepot, Weber kettle barbeque - Out the back door is a ramped porch for wheelchairs. A roomy bath main floor, claw foot tub, pill box toilet and vessel sink. The living room, dining room and kitchen is the main floor. Cozy! There is satellite TV, VCR/VHS/DVD, WiFi internet, phone(need long distance phone card; sorry, no reliable cell service). The house has fire alarms upstairs and downstairs and a fire extinguisher. The water supply is wonderful mountain well water, no additives. The community of Pinnacle has many mountain cabins with the village of Essex 6 miles. The Middle Fork of the Flathead River is a short hike thru the National Forest to a beach and riverside. This river can be accessed all along Highway 2, use Google maps. Paola Creek boat landing is 1/2 mile south. My Glacier House is perfect for families to truly experience the outdoors.

Property Type

  • House
  • 1600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Wheelchair Accessible:

            A back door ramp with a bathroom on the 1st floor and the couch is a queen bed. ...moreless

          • Children Welcome:

            can accommodate wheelchairs, physically challenged individuals. ...moreless

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed:

            due to wildlife, this is unsuitable for your pets. We can discuss...moreless

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

          • Bedroom 1: 2 queen, 1 double, 1 twin/ single, 1 sleep sofa /futon

            downstairs queen couch folds out into bed....moreless

          • Bedroom 2

            The bedrooms are a large loft with privacy...moreless

          • Full sleeping loft with room dividers for privacy.

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

            antique claw foot tub and pill box toilet;marble vessel sink...moreless

          • Towels supplied.

          Other Amenities

              • Glacier National Park; Flathead Lake; Whitefish summer and winter resort; golfing in West Glacier(20 miles away)....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Television
              • DVD Player
              • Video Library
              • Stereo
              • Books

              Theme

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

              Attractions

              • Museums
              • Recreation Center
              • Autumn Foliage
              • Churches
              • Festivals
              • Forests
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Restaurants
              • Water Parks
              • Waterfalls
              • Winery Tours
              • Caves
              • Coin Laundry
              • Marina
              • Playground
              • Pond

              Leisure Activities

              • Eco Tourism
              • Antiquing
              • Bird Watching
              • Horseback Riding
              • Photography
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Beachcombing
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Paddle Boating
              • Sledding

              local services and businesses

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

              Location Type

              • Lake:

                Hungry Horse Reservoir; Lake 5; numerous swimming and fishing lakes. ...moreless

              • Beachfront:

                100 yards thru the forest to a beach on the Middle Fork of the Flathead River....moreless

              • Lakefront:

                many lakes in the area...moreless

              • Waterfront:

                Rivers and streams very close to the cabin; Paola Creek boat launch 1/2 mile. Kayaking, river fishing/floating....moreless

              • Mountain View:

                Rocky Mountains; Glacier National Park; Great Bear Wilderness; Bob Marshall Wilderness...moreless

              • Village:

                East and West Glacier; Hungry Horse; Coram; ...moreless

              • Resort:

                Izaak Walton Historical Hotel, 6 miles....moreless

              sports and adventure activities

              • Equestrian Events
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Hunting
              • Hunting Small Game
              • Jet Skiing
              • Pier Fishing
              • Sailing
              • Skiing
              • Water Skiing
              • Water Tubing
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Hunting Big Game
              • Ice Skating
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Mountaineering
              • Rafting
              • Ski Lift Privileges
              • Swimming
              • Whitewater Rafting

              catering options

                  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                  Dining

                  • Dining Area
                  • Dining:

                    large antique oak table(with leaves) can seat 6-8 persons. ...moreless

                  • Seating for 6 people

                  forms of payment

                      • Accept Credit Card

                      General

                      • Internet:

                        WiFi...moreless

                      • Linens Provided
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Living Room:

                        living room, kitchen, stairway all in one 20x30 area....moreless

                      • Telephone:

                        no cell phone service in immediate area. No long distance with local service. Bring your phone card....moreless

                      • Heating:

                        natural gas....moreless

                      • Washing Machine:

                        large capacity...moreless

                      • Parking:

                        lots of this. ...moreless

                      • Clothes Dryer:

                        Electricl clothes line available....moreless

                      • Air Conditioning:

                        house is naturally cool due to the mountains....moreless

                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Wood Stove:

                        not necessary in summer months. ...moreless

                      Kitchen

                      • Kitchen
                      • Microwave
                      • Refrigerator:

                        full refrigerator with freezer in wood room. ...moreless

                      Outside

                      • Bicycles:

                        No helmets provided; for dirt road only. Possibility of motor assist bicycles....moreless

                       

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                      My Standard Rate
                      1 night min stay
                      $200 $250
                      Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees and Rental Conditions:

                      • Property Damage Protection $89
                      • Housekeeping $100
                      • Tax Rate 7%

                      Notes:

                      Stay of 4 nights or weekend stay Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday at $250.00 a night/ Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday or weekend stay $250.00 a night.


                      Cancellation policy:

                      Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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                      Last updated: 07/29/2014
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                      Location

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                      40 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Flathead International Airport
                      60 Miles
                      Nearest Ferry
                      Flathead Lake
                      6 Miles
                      Nearest Train
                      Essex, Montana
                      0.1 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      hiway 2
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      On Middle Fork Flathead River,wild river corridor
                      6 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Issak Walton Historical Chalet
                      6 Miles
                      Nearest Ski
                      Isaak Walton Historical Chalet/Ski Resort
                      20 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      West Glacier Golf Course
                      4 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Half Way House, Glacier Haven, Isaak Walton,

                      Car: Necessary

                      Glacier Park; Great Bear Wilderness; Jewel Basin; Bob Marshal Wilderness; wilderness backpacking, Guided Fishing, hiking trails, Rocky Mountain scenic experiences; Flathead River Drainage; River and Lake Beaches; Blackfoot Nation Pow-Wow; Rock Climbing; Whitewater Rafting/Kayaking; Nature Trails; Stargazing supreme; Trail Rides; Lake Kayaking; Big Fork Summer Playhouse; Whitefish Ski Resort; Whitefish Lake fishing and boating; Cross Country Ski Isaak Walton Inn; Golfing West Glacier; Bison Viewing; Elk, Deer, Moose, Linx, Mountain Lion, Grizzly Bear, Black and Brown Bear, Bald Eagle, Golden Eagle, Loons, birds, birds, humming birds.

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2005

                      About the owner: Your Hostess is a great lover of the wilderness, its animals, its weather, its preservation. I am a retired speech therapist of the Blackfoot Nation. I learned to skii and love the snow and adventures in Montana, 1970s. I'm an avid hiker, cross-country skiier and snowshoer. The trees, animals, mountains, rivers are my guardian. I have lived in 17 countries teaching English as a Second Language, Speech Therapy. I have a daughter who is horse crazy, a whitewater raft guide, and an artist of wire and water color. I hope travelers who wish to experience the wonders of nature, take adventures of self discovery, will make an inquiry with me.

                      Why the Owner Chose Essex:
                      This rustic home is nestled between the forests of the Great Bear Wilderness and Glacier Park. My community is called Pinnacle, 6 miles from the village of Essex. MyGlacierHouse lies 20 miles south of W. Glacier, 36 miles south and west of E. Glacier, perfect for the adventurer. Easy access to dining and spirits of all flavors, on the East or West. Crystal clear sky viewing-milkyway!

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      The home is a two story log house, warm wood heat of winters and cool mountain breezes of summers. The house is naturally air conditioned by the chilly nights of the summer which last all thru the 90 degrees of the summer day. Wild strawberries, june berries and infamous huckleberry picking is available. Stars,planets and milkyway viewing; dazzling moonlit nights. Wildlife come to visit frequently viewed through 4 southern exposure windows, with caution and respect due to them by all visitors/occupants. The hostess lives on the property in the apartment above the barn. Your privacy is greatly respected.


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                      Speaks: english

                       

                      Photos

                      • MyGlacierHouse early spring.

                        MyGlacierHouse early spring.

                      • Mt. Saint Nicholas, behind MyGlacierHouse. What a sight!

                        Mt. Saint Nicholas, behind MyGlacierHouse. What a sight!

                      • 2014 big snow buried; cat and I love it!

                        2014 big snow buried; cat and I love it!

                      • Large chunky oak dining, computer table; can sit 8.

                        Large chunky oak dining, computer table; can sit 8.

                      • Living area, queen bed couch, antiques.

                        Living area, queen bed couch, antiques.

                      • HEAVEN'S PEAK!  GLACIER NATIONAL PARK.  20 miles from house, towards West Glacie

                        HEAVEN'S PEAK! GLACIER NATIONAL PARK. 20 miles from house, towards West Glacie

                      • clawfoot bath and shower; pill box commode.

                        clawfoot bath and shower; pill box commode.

                      • Upstairs closet, resting area, antique dresser.

                        Upstairs closet, resting area, antique dresser.

                      • queen air bed, adjust comfort.

                        queen air bed, adjust comfort.

                      • Full bed, top of stairs;

                        Full bed, top of stairs;

                      • 6 miles north from MyGlacierHouse - View of Glacier Park.

                        6 miles north from MyGlacierHouse - View of Glacier Park.

                      • Sow and 3 Grizzly bear cubs visit fall 2012. Eating weeds from the driveway.

                        Sow and 3 Grizzly bear cubs visit fall 2012. Eating weeds from the driveway.

                      • MyGlacierHouse view to the northeast.  Lots of parking.

                        MyGlacierHouse view to the northeast. Lots of parking.

                      • back of house and ramp.

                        back of house and ramp.

                      • kitchen, fully furnished.

                        kitchen, fully furnished.

                      • Middle Fork Flathead River, protected.  WOW! 100 yards behind house.

                        Middle Fork Flathead River, protected. WOW! 100 yards behind house.

                      • large capacity washer/dryer, microwave, old oak table.

                        large capacity washer/dryer, microwave, old oak table.

                      • vessel sink, roomy bath

                        vessel sink, roomy bath

                      • Stairway to sleeping area.

                        Stairway to sleeping area.

                      • Historic Belton Bridge, survived 1964 massive flood; GNP, 20 miles north.

                        Historic Belton Bridge, survived 1964 massive flood; GNP, 20 miles north.

                      • queen mattress bed; warm comforters.

                        queen mattress bed; warm comforters.

                      • single sleeper in loft.

                        single sleeper in loft.

                      • Balcony; cool breezes in the hot summer days.

                        Balcony; cool breezes in the hot summer days.

                      • Historical Isaak Walton Inn, Essex, 6miles south, dining/spirits.

                        Historical Isaak Walton Inn, Essex, 6miles south, dining/spirits.

                      $200 - $250 per night (USD)
                      1

                      1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 8

                      View calendar: Updated 07/29/14
                      Minimum stay: 1 nights
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