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Log Trapper Cabin on Swan River. Terrific Views with Serenity.

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Front of cabin from deck

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Last updated: 07/03/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Unique log cabin on Swan River with sod roof. Modeled after trapper cabin on Montana / Canada border. One room cabin with queen bed + hide a bed and two individual youth beds in loft, accessed from custom log ladder. Deck to river w/floating swim raft, sauna and bath house off of deck. Bath house has rocked shower area and incinolet toilet.

Montana camping experience with amenities of the base camp at a very special location. Canoes, kayaks, paddle boards + mtn bikes for your pleasure!


















Keywords: Cabin has sod roof, deck connecting to river w/floating swimming dock. Great sauna and rocked bath house off of deck. Upriver from Bigfork w/nature hiking trail to town along river. Sweet meadow along river. View of river and mountains unmatched.

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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome:

    Kids will absolutely love the place. River is right off deck and the swimming is great, and in no way threatening....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Take a walk along the river if you must....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    No cats. Great place for the dog to be outside, please not inside. $40 fee for the dog for visit or $10 per day....moreless

Bedrooms: 0 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Loft

    ...moreless

  • Queen Beds (1), Hide a Bed (1),Two loft built-in youth beds.

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1

    ...moreless

  • Outside. Incinolet toilet and rocked shower area. About ten feet off deck. Additional outhouse....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Wildlife can be seen on the property. From the deck we have seen deer across the river most evenings. Bald eagles, Canada geese and wild ducks abound. Bear have been seen, and one time a mountain lion. None of these wild animals are any threat to people. Canoe, kayak, paddle board and rafting on the river are very popular, and of course fishing. Nice rock firepit off deck. You will truly think you have found a slice of heaven....moreless

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    TWO MILES IN TO BIGFORK W/SHOPS AND RESTAURANTS...moreless

  • Mountain View:

    SWAN MTNS TERRIFIC VIEW UP RIVER, MISSION MTNS START RIGHT AT CABIN TO SOUTH...moreless

  • Water View:

    SWAN RIVER RUNS RIGHT OFF DECK, DEER IN MEADOW ACROSS RIVER MOST EVERY NITE...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    DECK EXTENDS TO BANK OF SWAN RIVER...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Custom built eight foot table on deck....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone:

    Bring your own...or leave it home!...moreless

  • Towels Provided

Kitchen

  • Kitchen:

    Copper sink for drinking water, cold only. Reverse osmosis purification system....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Electric oven....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    On deck in built in cupboard, under tiled work space....moreless

  • Stove:

    Reproduction of wood cook stove, that is gas stove w/electric oven. ...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Bicycles:

    T...moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    Premium course in Big Fork, Eagle Bend. Valley has outstanding courses available....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Two canoes, two kayaks. One paddle board....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Nice little meadow along river on east side of cabin....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis:

    2 miles to Bigfork courts...moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    Paddles for everything, including abundant life jackets....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Pool has a name...called Swan River!...moreless

  • Sauna:

    Newly built cedar room. Clean and pleasant and easy operation. 3/4 steps for jump into the river!...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
mid-summer
Jun 9 - Sep 13, 2015
3 night min stay
$165
$950 $3,200
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$165
$950
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $10
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $5
  • Tax Rate 7%

Notes:

Dog fee of $10/nite will change to $40 per visit if over 4 days.

Release of Liability to be signed for use of canoes and kayaks. Damage or loss covered by insurance.

50% on submitting reservation, bal upon arrival. honest terms for all, in event of cancellation for uncontrollable reasons.


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Last updated: 07/03/2015
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21 Unavailable
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Location

35 Miles
Nearest Airport
Glacier International Airport
3 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Junction Bar
2.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Eagle Bend Bigfork, MT
55 Miles
Nearest Train
Whistefish, MT
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Off of MT Hwy 209
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Echo Lake Cafe. 2 miles to Bigfork w/Pocketstone
35 Miles
Nearest Ski
Big Mountain Whitefish, MT

Car: Necessary

On Swan River, just two miles from Flathead Lake, the largest fresh water lake in western U.S. 30 miles from International airport. 50 miles from Glacier National Park. 40 miles from Big Mountain Ski Resort. 20 miles from Bob Marshal Wilderness Area. Outstanding golf facilities in Flathead Valley.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1995

About the owner: Grandparents of owners. We maintain property and live only 7 miles from property on Flathead Lake.

Why the Owner Chose Bigfork:
Property has been in family for 20 years. My daughter's family did extensive remodel about 6 years ago. New sauna, hot water in finished bath house and water in to the cabin

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
When you are at the cabin, you wonder why any one would be living any where else! WATERCRAFT USE GOES W/RENTAL OF CABIN


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Front of cabin from deck

    Front of cabin from deck

  • Repro gas range w/elect oven, copper sink w/reverse osmosis water. Bit cluttered

    Repro gas range w/elect oven, copper sink w/reverse osmosis water. Bit cluttered

  • Winter view of river and mountains taken from deck

    Winter view of river and mountains taken from deck

  • Swan River in summer looking east to Flathead range and Bob Marshal Wilderness.

    Swan River in summer looking east to Flathead range and Bob Marshal Wilderness.

  • KAYAKS & PADDLE BOARD

    KAYAKS & PADDLE BOARD

  • Flowers and Old Scoop

    Flowers and Old Scoop

  • Cabin taken from meadow

    Cabin taken from meadow

  • Electric sauna off deck w/stored kayaks.

    Electric sauna off deck w/stored kayaks.

  • Camp tent in meadow.

    Camp tent in meadow.

  • Cedar sauna room w/kayaks

    Cedar sauna room w/kayaks

  • TABLE ON DECK

    TABLE ON DECK

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Date last modified - Friday, July 03, 2015

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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
    0
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 07/03/2015
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