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Mountain Views and Wildlife at a Hilltop Luxury Log Cabin

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Western facade showing the 2 story great room & dormers of 2 upstairs bedrooms

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Last updated: 04/23/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

3000 Sq Ft, 3 bedroom, 3 1/2 bath home with decks & porches on all 4 sides providing outdoor entertaining space and stunning views from every room. Plentiful wildlife and amazing views of the Big Skies for which Montana is famous. The house is on 85 acres providing privacy even though it is within walking distance to the quaint town of Fishtail with its General Store, Rock/Coffee shop, Wool and Pottery Craft House and Restaurant.

Bobcats, foxes, rabbits, marmot, whitetail and mule deer frequent the land as do sandhill cranes, grouse, owls and turkeys. Please give the Canada Geese that often nest by the pond plenty of room as they raise their young.

Well suited for 3 couples given that each bedroom has its own bathroom 'en suite'. 1st floor King has a wood burning fireplace, french door to deck with Western & Northern views, stall shower and separate oversize soaking tub; Both upstairs bedrooms contain double size log beds and furnishings. North bedroom includes a gas burning fireplace and private bath with a stall shower and views to the North & West. The South bedroom views are to the South & West. Its bathroom includes a tub/shower. Both have large walk-in closets with ample storage space.

The kitchen provides ample room for two chefs; upscale appliances including an indoor Jenair grill and microwave/convection oven. The adjacent dining area that seats 6 is the best location to view the bluebirds that nest near the house. A french door conveniently leads from the dining room to an outdoor dining area and grill on the deck. Counter top appliances include a blender, coffee grinder and hand mixer

The great room contains a massive river rock fireplace with a thermostat controlled gas insert; a comfortable seating area with sweeping views and desk space for two.

High speed wireless internet and satellite television with local network stations, a DVD player and a selection of movies are provided in the great room.

Ceiling fans and 3 skylights provide cool air flow on hot summer days. Forced hot air heat.

Bed and bath linens are provided as are paper towels, toilet tissue, & trash bags.

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Property Type

  • Lodge

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Limited Accessibility:

    There is one step from the driveway to the porch. The ground floor (including the master bedroom) is all on one level. However none of the bathrooms are handicapped equipped and the stairs to the 2nd floor are made of log and thus not suitable for handicapped persons...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    The renter will be charged an additional cleaning fee of $400 if it is determined that smoking has occurred in the house. Given the potential for extreme fire hazard conditions that can occur in the area smoking is not permitted on the land outside the house....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    The owner of the house is allergic to pets and therefore the renter will be charged an additional cleaning fee of $400 if it is determined that a pet has been on the property or in the house...moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Classic Style, 2nd Floor, Log Furniture, : 1 double

    Great views south & west, walk in closet, bath in suite...moreless

  • Cabin Style, 2nd floor, log furniture: 1 double

    Gas fireplace; great views north & west; bathroom in suite...moreless

  • Classic Master Bedroom with in suite bathroom: 1 king

    Wood burning fireplace, walk in closet, in suite bath room ...moreless

  • King size beds (1) Master Bedroom - firm (1st/ground floor), Double Beds (2) North & South Bedrooms (2nd floor), Each have a wooden floor with area rugs and a private bath within the suite...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • ...moreless

  • Yellowstone : toilet, shower

    Within Cabin Bedroom on 2nd Floor ...moreless

  • Master Bathroom : toilet, tub, shower

    Within Master Suite; window provides view to the east...moreless

  • Within Classic 2nd floor bedroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Spacious, whimsically decorated, tile floor...moreless

Other Amenities

  • The property is accessed by a pivot gate. Guests can call to the house to announce their arrival via the call box at the gate. When the renter answers the phone at the house he/she can open the gate remotely. The gate can also be opened by entering a code at the call box. That code will be given to a renter at once the rental agreement has been fully executed and advance payments received....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Travel, Art, Local Interest, Cook Books and Fiction ...moreless

  • DVD Player:

    located in the great room...moreless

  • Games:

    Several family & childrens' games stored in the bottom cabinets of the living room and the south bedroom...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    satellite dish providing local network channels via receiver box in living room...moreless

  • Television:

    approx 23' wall mounted, flat screen in great room...moreless

  • Video Library:

    small library of classics and children's DVDs...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Live Theater
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    360 degree unobstructed views of mountains & rolling hills including the Beartooth and Crazy Mountain ranges as well as Granite Peak - the highest mountain in the state. ...moreless

  • Rural:

    Nestled in an vibrant agricultural community - authentic Montana. ...moreless

  • Village:

    Walking distance to the village of Fishtail, with it's landmark general store; coffee/rock shop; pottery work shop as well as restaurant and bar....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Dining:

    Adjacent to kitchen with french door leading to the large west side deck where a wooden patio table with 6 chairs is located. Cushions for the outside deck chairs are in a box seat on the deck....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Dryer and dryer sheets provided. Retractable clothesline located behind the garage supply of clothes pins located in the cleaning closet on the 1st floor (near the entrance to the Master Suite...moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    (2) 2 thermostat controlled fireplaces: great room (1st flr) and north bedroom (2nd flr)...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Forced air heating fueled by propane with a programable thermostat...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Sheets, bath set of bath towels (2 bath, 1 hand, 1 face) provided for each guest) & dishtowels provided...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Ample parking in the private, circle drive that is wide enough for cars to pass. It is ok to park on the grass beside the garage building (access to the garage is not included in the rental)...moreless

  • Telephone:

    The house has access to 2 telephone lines: one for the house and another that is used to call the house from the gate. Long distance service is blocked on both. PLEASE NOTE THAT DUE TO THE RURAL LOCATION OF THE HOUSE CELL SERVICE MAY OR MAY NOT BE ACCESSIBLE - CALL YOUR CARRIER TO DETERMINE COVERAGE DETAILS...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    One set of towels (bath/hand/face (is provided for each guest. Washer/dryer & detergent provided ...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Washing machine in 1st floor utility room. Detergent provided....moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    High speed internet service provided to the house via a modem which is connected to a router to provide wireless access. both are located in the office area of the living room and may not be moved...moreless

  • Wood Fireplace:

    Master bedroom; fire wood provided...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Countertop pour through coffee maker on site with enough coffee/sugar/nondairy creamer/filters to get you through a few days ...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    cooking: pots, pans, baking sheets, mixing bowls, etc. serving: dishes for 8 (dinner plates, bowls, mugs flatware: for 8...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Basics provided: plates, bowels, mugs & glasses & flatware for 8; ...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Asko Brand...moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    2 sinks, island, refrigerator with ice maker, dishwasher, oven, vented cook top, combination microwave & convection oven...moreless

  • Microwave:

    ge brand combination microwave & convection oven...moreless

  • Oven:

    Large oven located under the counter near, but not under the cooktop facilitating multiple cooks in the kitchen...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    A small selection of a few spices is kept in the kitchen cabinet with enough coffee/sugar/nondairy creamer/filters to get you through a few days ...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Subzero refrigerator and freezer with icemaker...moreless

  • Stove:

    Jen Air gas cooktop with a built in grill...moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Front porch runs the length of the house; large deck on the southern, western & northern sides of the house with doors from the dining area and master bedroom...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Outdoor propane grill located on the deck near the kitchen (removed once snow starts to accumulate) Propane tank on site; if needed tank can be refilled or exchanged locally...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring
Apr 4 - May 31
3 night min stay
$250
Fall Colors & Frisky Wildlife
Sep 4 - Oct 31
3 night min stay
$250
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$375
$1,925

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  • Taxes Not included

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Location

65 Miles
Nearest Airport
Billings, MT
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Cowboy Bar & Supper Club
35 Miles
Nearest Golf
Red Lodge
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Cowboy Bar & Supper Club
35 Miles
Nearest Ski
Red Lodge

Car: Necessary

On site fishing in the West Rosebud River and a stocked pond; additional fishing in the Stillwater & Yellowstone Rivers and numerous lakes and streams; hiking and ATVing on National Forrest lands; Shakespere in the Park; Pack Trips & Horseback Rides; Whitewater Rafting; abundant wildlife on the property; 45 minutes to skiing at Red Lodge Mountain and the famous Beartooth Highway to Yellowstone National Park

 

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Photos

  • Western facade  showing the 2 story great room & dormers of 2 upstairs bedrooms

    Western facade showing the 2 story great room & dormers of 2 upstairs bedrooms

  • A moose, pronghorn & mule deer watch over the gas fireplace

    A moose, pronghorn & mule deer watch over the gas fireplace

  • Seating for 6 in the dining room & 6 on the deck

    Seating for 6 in the dining room & 6 on the deck

  • Mstr Bedroom: fireplace, door to deck, bath with shower & oversize tub

    Mstr Bedroom: fireplace, door to deck, bath with shower & oversize tub

  • What a view to wake up to!

    What a view to wake up to!

  • Both upstairs bedrooms have a bathroom in suite. This bath has a tub/shower

    Both upstairs bedrooms have a bathroom in suite. This bath has a tub/shower

  • The Beartooth Mountains as viewed from the house & deck

    The Beartooth Mountains as viewed from the house & deck

  • A perfect spot to watch weather systems cross the Big Sky or the sun set

    A perfect spot to watch weather systems cross the Big Sky or the sun set

  • Big Sky View from the Living Room

    Big Sky View from the Living Room

  • Two Story views from the great room

    Two Story views from the great room

  • View as you arrive; 
Read or listen to the birds while rocking on the porch

    View as you arrive; Read or listen to the birds while rocking on the porch

  • Private hiking trail to the Rosebud River

    Private hiking trail to the Rosebud River

  • Great room seating area;  desk space as well in case you travel with a computer

    Great room seating area; desk space as well in case you travel with a computer

  • Spacious kitchen adjacent to the dining room with views in 3 directions

    Spacious kitchen adjacent to the dining room with views in 3 directions

  • Bobcat looking through the master bedroom deck door

    Bobcat looking through the master bedroom deck door

  • North bedroom: Fireplace, North & West views. Private bath with shower (no tub)

    North bedroom: Fireplace, North & West views. Private bath with shower (no tub)

  • South bedroom: views to the West & South; in suite bath with a tub/shower

    South bedroom: views to the West & South; in suite bath with a tub/shower

  • View of the great room from the upstairs hall which has 2 story views

    View of the great room from the upstairs hall which has 2 story views

  • Sometimes there are cattle grazing the land

    Sometimes there are cattle grazing the land

  • Rabbits reside under the deck

    Rabbits reside under the deck

  • Laundry room on the 1st level

    Laundry room on the 1st level

  • Both Upstairs rooms have a double sized log bed and quilt

    Both Upstairs rooms have a double sized log bed and quilt

  • Views of the Crazy Mountains to the NW

    Views of the Crazy Mountains to the NW

  • A setting sun or rising moon and moving weather systems are great entertainment

    A setting sun or rising moon and moving weather systems are great entertainment

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  • Sleeps
    6
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    3.5
  • Property type
    Lodge
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Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
  • Calendar last updated 04/23/2015
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