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The Rattlesnake house is a delightful blend of 1940’s charm and twenty first century ease. Nestled in the lovely lower Rattlesnake valley, the home features stunning views of Missoula’s iconic Mt. Jumbo and Mt. Sentinel. Enjoy morning walks through Greenough Park or an afternoon of hiking or biking in the Rattlesnake Recreation area. You will find the best of Missoula at your fingertips, including The University of Montana (within walking distance of Griz games), farmer’s markets, museums, fine dining, cafes and bakeries. The beautiful Rock Creek and Clark Fork rivers provides an opportunity for world renowned fly fishing, floating, swimming, kayaking and stand-up paddle-boarding. There are seven golf courses in the area. Additionally, this house is perfect for the out-door enthusiast with the Rattlesnake Wilderness just up the road. It is ideal for family gatherings, stress-free vacations, or a place to heal and relax after a treatment at St. Patrick Hospital.
This classy abode features a gorgeous back patio and grill, ideal for summer barbeques at foot of Mt. Jumbo. Enjoy vegetables from the garden and Italian plums in the late summer and early fall, all from the back yard. Come winter, curl up by the fireplace with a good book or play board games with friends in our the overstuffed leather coaches. On the main floor, you will take pleasure in a cozy living room, classic dining room and state of the art kitchen. Stay fit and healthy in the workout studio and entertainment room which includes a treadmill, flat screen TV, free weights, and yoga mats. The master suite features stunning bamboo floors and a slate multi-jet shower. Finally, enjoy a souvenir of the “last best place” by purchasing any of the 17 spectacular framed prints of the Missoula valley displayed throughout the house, taken by professional photographer, Tom Robertson.
Modern, open cooks kitchen with updated appliances, fully stocked dishes, wine glasses, flatware, pots and pans, knotty alder cupboards with soft close drawers, breakfast bar, and computer nook....moreless
$200 per night beyond 7 nights ($150 per night in the winter).
For longer stays, email for details. Month long reservations require a $500 deposit.
Bookings more than 4 months in advance for next May through September require a week reservation.
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100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Snowbowl Ski Area dowhill, Pattee x-country skiing
Car: Not Necessary
Countless miles of running, hiking, mountain biking and horse back riding trails at your finger tips, right out the back door. No need to drive anywhere. This cozy house is located in Missoula's coveted Rattlesnake Valley, walking distance to several grocery stores, farmers markets, and downtown restaurants and shopping.
Year Purchased: 2011
About the owner: Avid outdoor enthusiast, local dentist, pilot, professional triathlete. I grew up in Great Falls, MT, moved to Missoula in 2003, and fell in love with the town. I love to mountain bike, telemark and skate ski, hike, backpack, and garden. I would love to share the opportunity to experience Missoula with you with my well equipped house. Everything you need, all in one place.
Why the Owner Chose Missoula: This house has convenient backdoor access to countless outdoor activities literally from the back door. Hike up Mount Jumbo (three blocks away), walk through the beautiful Greenough Park along the Rattlesnake River (three blocks away), run around the Waterworks Conservation area (5 minutes jog away), and mountain bike just up the road in the Rattlesnake Recreation area. Or sit on the peaceful paver patio, next to the large garden, while watching deer, elk, and hang gliders fly off of Mt. Jumbo. Inside is a home away from home, with a modern kitchen, propane BBQ, beautiful dining table, comfortable leather couches next to the cozy gas fireplace, Direct TV with Tivo, huge master bedroom with private bath. The new shower features a 6 jet and rainfall shower head panel and views of Mt. Jumbo, which is perfect after a long adventure outside, or even a workout in the convenient workout studio in the basement.
The Unique Benefits at this House: Remodeled in 2012, fresh paint, great new lighting, bright, open kitchen, new bathroom fixtures.
New hardwood, tile and bamboo throughout.
Multi-jet tile shower.
Pick fresh vegetables and Italian plumbs in the back yard.
Cruiser bikes for use included.
Amazing views, walking distance to downtown, food, grocery, the University of Montana.
Enjoy the art gallery inside from professional photographer, Tom Robertson with photos for purchase.
Workout studio in the basement, free weights, treadmill, ab ball, stretch bands, road bike trainers, and yoga mats.
Bike work bench with bike tools and pump.
Paver patio, BBQ, deck and fully fenced yard.
Front loading washer and dryer.
Air purifiers in the bedrooms.
Off street parking.