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Beautiful Lodge on the Yellowstone - Great for Hunters/Fishermen and Families!

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Last updated: 12/03/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-6 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Paradise Valley lodge description

Querencia Lodge is perfect for extended families and groups. Elegantly rustic and warmly hospitable, Querencia Lodge features six guest rooms with private entrances from spacious decks, each with magnificent views of the Absaroka, Gallatin and Crazy Mountains and the Yellowstone River. Reserve a room, a suite or the entire lodge. Tiled bathrooms with showers are both private and semi-private and beds are queen or twin.

A spacious gathering area features an antique wood stove on a raised stone hearth. The kitchen is ready for the gourmet cook. Infrared and charcoal grills and tables facilitate outdoor dining. You will find a collection of some of Montana’s finest literature in the library. The Querencia specialty is a warm and informal hospitality: Make yourself at home! A three-night minimum is encouraged.

The Querencia family can assist you with all of your favorite activities: hiking, fishing, scenic river floats, white water rafting, guided trips to Yellowstone Park, horseback riding. Fly-fishing on the Yellowstone River is a short stroll from the lodge. Guided fly-fishing, equipment and free fishing advice are all available.

There are numerous world-class hikes with every degree of length and difficulty (guides available) nearby or you can take a well-trained Lab for a walk. Upland bird hunting with trained dogs are available in season. Bird watchers will enjoy all of the western birds including very close sightings of Bald Eagles. After a day in the outdoors soak in the nearby natural hot springs and then retire to the sound of silence broken only by the wind or the river.

Querencia is a fly-fishing destination specializing in the spring creeks and freestone streams of the Yellowstone area. It is also a base of operations for exploring Yellowstone Park (36 miles to the north entrance at Gardiner), the Little Big Horn Battlefield and all of southwest Montana, perfect for singles, couples, family reunions or business retreats. Children and well-behaved pets are welcome. Kennels are available to guests.

Querencia Fly-fishing School: a custom three to five day course of instruction and guided fishing for beginners and intermediate fly-fishers. Everything you need to know to fish successfully and unassisted is included. Trips to the rivers and streams of Yellowstone Park, the spring creeks and freestone streams of Paradise Valley and the Yellowstone River are included. Trips to the Big Horn River and the Missouri River are available with experienced guides and boats.

Querencia Cooking School: a three-night stay includes the preparation of three gourmet dinners and breakfasts. Guests share the cost of ingredients and wine. Dutch oven cooking on an open fire is a Querencia specialty.

Pheasants, ducks and geese: Guided hunting with trained Labradors on the islands of the Yellowstone River is available in season.

'Querencia' is a Spanish word that is used to mean that area in life’s arena where one feels safe and serene. The word perfectly describes Querencia Lodge, perfect for you and yours.

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Property Type

      • Lodge

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Considered:

                Dogs are welcome, preferably well behaved. If you are going on an adventure for the day, we are happy to take care of your dog while you are gone....moreless

              Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 14

              Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

              • Chico Suite Bathroom: toilet, shower

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              • Crazy Mountain Suite Bathroom: toilet, shower

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              • Absaroka/Emigrant Suite Bathroom: toilet, shower

                Shared bathroom for Absaroka and Emigrant Suites...moreless

              • Beartooth Suite Bathroom: toilet, shower

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              Other Amenities

                  • Private Entrances, Spacious Decks

                  Entertainment

                  • Books:

                    Small library of books about the area, history, leisure reading...moreless

                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player
                  • Games:

                    Board games and puzzles available...moreless

                  Theme

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

                  Attractions

                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Library
                  • Live Theater
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Restaurants

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Laundromat

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Boating
                  • Gambling Casinos
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Horseshoes
                  • Photography
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Shopping
                  • Shuffleboard
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Sledding
                  • Walking
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                  • Downtown:

                    The town of Livingston offers great food,g allergies and small town atmosphere. A short drive north!...moreless

                  • Mountain View:

                    Absaroka Mountain Range including Emigrant Peak out the front door!...moreless

                  • Resort:

                    Chico Hot Springs Resort and Day Soa has many activities including white water rafting and horseback riding. As well as great food!...moreless

                  • Rural
                  • Water View:

                    Access and beautiful view of the Yellowstone River!...moreless

                  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
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Whitewater Rafting
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Dining

                  • Dining:

                    Two indoor tables with seating for 12 or more. Outdoor picnic tables with outdoor cooking areas....moreless

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 12 people

                  General

                  • Clothes Dryer:

                    (2)...moreless

                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room:

                    Great Room with two leather couches, large coffee table. Many chairs (dining area) flat screen TV, wall mounted with DVD player....moreless

                  • Parking:

                    Outdoor parking only....moreless

                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine:

                    Front loading...moreless

                  • Wireless Internet
                  • Wood Fireplace:

                    Wood stove that will warm the entire home....moreless

                  • Wood Stove

                  Kitchen

                  • Catering Available
                  • Coffee Maker:

                    12 cup...moreless

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

                    Basics are included to prepare meals. Standard seasonings, oils, flour, sugar etc....moreless

                  • Refrigerator
                  • Shared Kitchen
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Balcony
                  • Boat:

                    Drift boats and rafts available with guide only...moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill
                   

                  Reviews

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                  from 13 traveler reviews
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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Fall/Winter
                  Oct 1 - Apr 30, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  $500
                  My Standard Rate
                  6 night min stay

                  $3,500

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Tax Rate 7%

                  Notes:

                  To rent the entire property during high season (June 15 - Sept 14) we charge $3500 for a 6 night/7 day stay.

                  $500 deposit to reserve date, remaining balance paid upon arrival.


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                  Last updated: 12/03/2014
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                  Location

                  50 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Bozeman/Yellowstone International Airport
                  7 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Chico Saloon
                  17 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Interstate 90
                  7 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Chico Hot Springs/Y-stone Valley Grill
                  46 Miles
                  Nearest Ski
                  Bridger Bowl, Bozeman MT

                  Car: Recommended

                  World Class Fly Fishing, Hot Springs, Yellowstone National Park, Scenic River Floats

                   

                  Owner info

                  About the owner: Mike Skaggs is your host at Querencia Lodge for the Summer of 2014. He takes personal responsibility for making sure you get the most out of your Montana visit. He is a graduate of Montana State University, Bozeman. Mike has made his career in the hospitality industry, spending his winters as a ski instructor at Bridger Bowl and Big Sky Resort. He has assisted with the operation of Querencia Lodge and Kennels for over 10 years. He enjoys guiding hikers and rowing the Querencia drift boat on scenic floats down the Yellowstone. Joe Skaggs is the proprietor of Querencia Lodge. An avid outdoorsman, fly fisher and bow hunter, he teaches and guides with the knowledge and experience of someone who does it everyday. Joe is well known for his rapport with children and specializes in teaching beginners all they need to know to fly fish on their own. “Most of my guiding” he says, “is making sure people know where to go and how to get there and have everything they need for a great Montana experience.”

                  The Unique Benefits at this Lodge:
                  Easy going family atmosphere! Mike and Joe welcome you to their home and wish to share the true Montana experience. Great for families including children.


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                  Date last modified - Sunday, December 14, 2014

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                  6 Bedroom / 4 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 14

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                  Minimum stay: 2-6 nights
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                  Speaks: english
                  • Calendar last updated: 12/03/2014
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