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Amazing Log Cabin with Deck Right Over Creek! Deep Soaking Tub!!

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2 content Guests enjoying the afternoon shade after a morning wildlife excursion

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Last updated: 12/22/2014
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  • Minimum stay:4-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Cooke City-Silver Gate cabin description

If you are looking for a Yellowstone experience, this is it!! Our large property, only a half mile from the Park is the perfect setting to enjoy both the amazing wilderness of Yellowstone, as well as some nice amenities within walking distance!

Silvergate is located at the NE Entrance to Yellowstone. This is the wildest and most rugged section of the Park, and just inside a few miles is the Lamar Valley, acclaimed as the best place to see wildlife. This little mountain town is very quaint, with a couple of cafes, a general store, gift shops, and several lodges. The town park has swings, picnic tables, and monkey bars.

The Mountain Bluebell is a beautifully restored log cabin, built in the 1940's and was part of a lodge that used to be on the adjacent property. We have added some wonderful comforts for you to enjoy! The cabin has big windows to see the peaks from anywhere inside. The bed is a pillow top queen, and we have a comfy love seat inside as well. You'll love the log dining table restored from the Miner's Saloon in Cooke City. The bathroom is sweet, with a deep soaking tub, and a separate shower. The deck is the best, and you can see the fish rising in the creek's deep blue pools! We're sure you will love the wilderness feel of this amazing location !!

You can hear the sounds of the creek as well as see the glaciers of Amphitheatre Mountain from the bed! We have a fire ring next to the creek for you to roast marshmallows!

The kitchenette has a mini-refrigerator, a bar sink, a single burner stove top, a microwave, coffee maker and a toaster oven.

We have a small flat screen with a DVD player that you can plug your I-Pod or CDs into. The deck has a wrought-iron table with an umbrella and 3 chairs. Later in the summer when the water goes down, there's a sandy beach right in front of the deck.

Besides the Soda Butte Creek flowing by, there's a beautiful, smaller creek, Willow Creek that flows on the other side of the deck!!

This cabin is in the small town of Silvergate and we like the fact that we're not too far out in the woods, and 'in the middle of nowhere'. You can see some human activity across the creek from the cabin, but it is far enough away to still feel private to us! Because of the creekside location, large lot, and big, close up mountain views, you feel like you are having a wilderness experience just being at the cabin!

We would love to host you at our little piece of paradise. Be ready for an unforgettable trip of a lifetime!

John, Kate and Emily Mickus

Keywords: You'll love this romantic cabin for 2 set on a private lot with amazing mountain views! Please see our other 2 vacation homes on this property - VRBO# 169165 and VRBO# 352153. These listings also have a google map that show this cabin's location. What a dreamy property! If you are looking for the perfect blend of a mountain getaway and the comfort of being in a small mountain berg, this is great. You won't feel like you are alone on the planet, but you are far enough away from folks to feel private and very special!

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Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Cabin
  • 300 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

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

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

          • Bedroom 1

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          • Queen size Beds (1) Very nice, new bed!

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1

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          • Very nice bathroom with a large, personal SOAKING TUB!!, and separate shower....moreless

          Other Amenities

              • This is a PHENOMENAL one room cabin with very nice, attached bathroom, AND A GREAT TUB!! The kitchenette has a mini refrigerator, bar sink, single burner stove top, toaster oven, and a microwave. The cabin is in excellent condition, maintained very well, and very clean!!...moreless

              Entertainment

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player

              Theme

              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Historic
              • Romantic
              • Tourist Attractions

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Groceries
              • Laundromat
              • Massage Therapist

              Leisure Activities

              • Boating
              • Eco Tourism
              • Horseback Riding
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Water View
              • Waterfront

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cross Country Skiing
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Hunting
              • Hunting Big Game
              • Hunting Small Game
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Mountaineering
              • Rafting
              • Rock Climbing
              • Skiing
              • Snowboarding
              • Snowmobiling
              • Spelunking
              • Whitewater Rafting

              Dining

              • Dining:

                both indoor and outdoor dining areas....moreless

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 2 people

              General

              • Clothes Dryer
              • Free Long Distance
              • Heating:

                Electric heat with thermostats in main cabin and bathroom....moreless

              • Internet:

                Wifi with a very limited data plan. Works great for emails....moreless

              • Linens Provided
              • Parking
              • Parking Off Street
              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
              • Telephone:

                Shared party line with one of our cabins. Free long distance....moreless

              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine:

                Available in our laundry room on days when we do not have a turnover in our other 2 cabins....moreless

              • Wireless Internet:

                Speed is moderate, and data is limited so plz no downloading movies, etc....moreless

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker
              • Dishes & Utensils:

                we have a nice dish set and cooking items...moreless

              • Freezer:

                small freezer in fridge...moreless

              • Kitchen:

                kitchenette with single burner stove top, mini fridge, microwave toaster oven and coffee maker....moreless

              • Microwave
              • Refrigerator:

                mini fridge...moreless

              Outside

              • Deck / Patio
              • Outdoor Grill

              Payment Type

              • Mastercard
              • Visa
               

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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Early Summer
              May 30 - Jun 12, 2015
              4 night min stay
              $185
              $1,195
              Peak Summer
              Jun 13 - Aug 22, 2015
              5 night min stay
              $199
              $1,295
              Late Summer
              Aug 23 - Sep 26, 2015
              4 night min stay
              $185
              $1,195

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Tax Rate 10%

              Notes:

              We have a 5 night minimum, but we sometimes entertain shorter stays depending on our schedules. You may pay with a Personal Check, but if you choose to use a Credit Card, please add a 2.5 % fee. Thank you! John and Kate


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              Last updated: 12/22/2014
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              Location

              120 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Cody Wy 80 miles, or Billings Mt or Bozeman Mt
              3 Miles
              Nearest Barpub
              In Cooke City

              This is the ideal place to base a Yellowstone vacation from!! The area is full of activities, and has some great restaurants/shopping. You can walk to Yellowstone Park from the cabin!

              This is a 'stand alone property', as there is not another unit next to it. Just trees, willows, and creeks!

              Please see our other 2 homes on the large property, VRBO #169165 and #352153

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 1975

              About the owner: John, Kate and Emily Mickus live in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. The Northeast Entrance and the Beartooth Mountains have been their favorite place to recreate for decades! 'We just love this area, its like going on a remote backcountry trip but still having some great amenities and the comfort of home!' John's parents purchased the property in 1975 and have created a spectacular combo of vintage log homes and modern comforts. Combine this with the amazing creekside location in the Yellowstone ecosystem, and you have a vacation to remember! We're sure you will be impressed with the wildlife, mountains, and especially the beauty of our property. We look forward to hosting your family!

              Why the Owner Chose Cooke City-Silver Gate:
              Because Silvergate allows us to actually 'be' in wilderness, while at the same time, have our cabin comforts. We have always enjoyed traveling and staying in places that show us the Best of the region both in natural beauty, as well as some local culture. This little mountain town has it all. And our cabins provide a peaceful, and inspiring experience! John, Kate and Emily

              The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
              These are our family's homes, and we love to share!!


              Contact us

              Speaks: english

               

              Photos

              • 2 content Guests enjoying the afternoon shade after a morning wildlife excursion

                2 content Guests enjoying the afternoon shade after a morning wildlife excursion

              • Cabin is very clean and bright! notice individual reading lights over bed.

                Cabin is very clean and bright! notice individual reading lights over bed.

              • Roomy bathroom with space for suitcase and gear. Lots of hooks for clothes.

                Roomy bathroom with space for suitcase and gear. Lots of hooks for clothes.

              • You will love the location, comfort, views, tub, and sounds in this log cabin!

                You will love the location, comfort, views, tub, and sounds in this log cabin!

              • This is a heavenly deck! Reading in solitude. Notice the snow capped peaks!

                This is a heavenly deck! Reading in solitude. Notice the snow capped peaks!

              • Silver falls - one of the many easily accessible waterfalls! Only a 20 min hike!

                Silver falls - one of the many easily accessible waterfalls! Only a 20 min hike!

              • Grand Prismatic Hot Spring  is one of the most famous hot pools of Yellowstone! Only a 2 hour drive away!

                Grand Prismatic Hot Spring is one of the most famous hot pools of Yellowstone! Only a 2 hour drive away!

              • Bull elk can be seen throughout the valley and Yellowstone!

                Bull elk can be seen throughout the valley and Yellowstone!

              • Experience wilderness with views, sounds and wildlife all with extreme comfort!

                Experience wilderness with views, sounds and wildlife all with extreme comfort!

              • Kitchenette and dining area has a suitcase storage area with hooks in the corner

                Kitchenette and dining area has a suitcase storage area with hooks in the corner

              • Spacious bathroom with both shower, and nice, deep soaking tub !!

                Spacious bathroom with both shower, and nice, deep soaking tub !!

              • Happy fisherman with a Yellowstone cuthroat trout caught a few steps from cabin!

                Happy fisherman with a Yellowstone cuthroat trout caught a few steps from cabin!

              • The Mountain Bluebell is a well cared for authentic log cabin right on the creek

                The Mountain Bluebell is a well cared for authentic log cabin right on the creek

              • Bison can be seen throughout the Lamar Valley in Yellowstone!

                Bison can be seen throughout the Lamar Valley in Yellowstone!

              • The cabin overlooks the gorgeous Soda Butte Creek

                The cabin overlooks the gorgeous Soda Butte Creek

              VRBO #354935

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              Date last modified - Monday, December 22, 2014

              $185 - $199 per night (USD)
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              1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
              Sleeps 2

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              Minimum stay: 4-5 nights
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              Member since: 2008
              Speaks: english
              • Calendar last updated: 12/22/2014
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