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Cozy Cabin on 260 Acres with Pond, Private Skiing/Hiking Trail

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Last updated: 08/06/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Private Homes cabin description

Experience the quiet solitude of old Montana, yet have easy access to the amenities of a modern resort community.

Well-appointed, modern 2-bedroom cabin with full kitchen and living/dining located in the Gallatin Valley near Big Sky on a century-old, 260A homestead property with views of the Gallatin Range and the Porcupine Wilderness Management Area. There is a queen-size bed in one bedroom, two twin beds in the other bedroom, and one queen-size fold-out sofa in the livingroom.

The cabin property provides winter range for elk, moose and deer and a private 7 km trail for hiking and cross-country skiing. Private trout pond for catch and release fishing and open pit fire ring with seating.

20 minutes drive from the cabin to the alpine ski-area complex at Big Sky and Moonlight Basin. 30 minutes by car to Yellowstone National Park. Other nearby amenities include Lone Mountain Ranch Nordic Resort with 80km of groomed ski trails and 20 km of snowshoe trails and sleigh/hay ride dinners; outstanding restaurants, shops and boutiques; Big Sky Meadow Village 18-hole golf course and trout fishing on the blue ribbon Gallatin River and nearby streams. Tennis is available at the Big Sky Tennis Club and on public courts at Ophir School.

To the Cabin:
A scenic 1 hr drive south from Bozeman or north from West Yellowstone on Highway 191 along the Gallatin River, the cabin is reached via Beaver Creek Road and a private, winter-maintained road, 3 mi. south of the Big Sky spur road off Highway 191.

Keywords: Cabin

Property Type

      • Cabin

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental


              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


              • Wheelchair Accessible
              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Non Smoking Only

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 4-5

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Cooking Utensils
              • Refrigerator
              • Microwave
              • Seating for 5 people


              • Linens Provided
              • Towels Provided
              • Parking
              • Living Room

              Other Amenities

                  • Cable TV with VCR/DVD and CD Player


                  • Books
                  • DVD Player
                  • Television
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • VCR
                  • Stereo


                  • Telephone
                  • Internet

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Ski & Snowboard
                  • Kayak / Canoe

                  Location & View

                      • Mountain View


                      • Restaurants
                      • Hiking
                      • Tennis
                      • Kayaking
                      • Rafting
                      • Cycling
                      • Cross Country Skiing
                      • Golf
                      • Fishing
                      • Medical Services
                      • Massage Therapist
                      • Laundromat
                      • Groceries
                      • ATM/Bank
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Shopping
                      • Wildlife Viewing
                      • Sledding
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Horseshoes
                      • Snowmobiling
                      • Skiing


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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Winter Holiday
                      Dec 20 - Jan 4, 2015
                      2 night min stay
                      My Standard Rate
                      2 night min stay

                      Additional information about rental rates


                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
                      • Tax Rate 7%


                      Long term, monthly rental rates available.

                      Please send $200 deposit to hold reservation, fully refundable if cancellation up to two weeks before arrival date. Please send check to: Pessl Cabin, 715 W. Koch St., Bozeman, MT 59715. This payment will serve as damage deposit, returned to you on departure.

                      Payment of rental fee (include 7% tax) at time of arrival; please plan to pay this with personal check. Thank you!

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                      Last updated: 08/06/2014
                      Check availability
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                      21 Unavailable
                      22 Today
                      23 Selected dates


                      Car: Recommended

                      Enjoy Big Sky Resort, explore Gallatin Canyon and Yellowstone National Park--or just hide away on the property enjoying the solitude of a quiet, natural place.


                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 1959

                      About the owner: Four generations of owner family have lived on or near the rental property. Great grandparents were immigrants from Austria and Canada with a love of horses and skiing.

                      Why the Owner Chose Private Homes:
                      Affords experience of old Montana ranch home near state of the art ski resort in beautiful mountain community.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
                      Homestead property with original 1907 settlers cabin near rental cabin.

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                      Speaks: english



                      • Spring-fed trout pond

                        Spring-fed trout pond

                      • Driveway to cabin

                        Driveway to cabin

                      • Cabin sitting room

                        Cabin sitting room

                      • Kitchen and breakfast table

                        Kitchen and breakfast table

                      • Queen bedroom

                        Queen bedroom

                      • Sunset at pond

                        Sunset at pond

                      • Local ski club member

                        Local ski club member

                      • Pond hockey in spring time

                        Pond hockey in spring time

                      • Elk near bedroom window

                        Elk near bedroom window

                      • View toward pond

                        View toward pond

                      • Twin bedroom

                        Twin bedroom

                      • Classic ski trail, now groomed for skate skiing

                        Classic ski trail, now groomed for skate skiing

                      • View toward Gallatin Canyon

                        View toward Gallatin Canyon

                      VRBO #62486

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                      This listing was first published here in 2005.

                      Date last modified - Wednesday, September 10, 2014

                      $200 - $300 per night (USD)

                      2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 5

                      View calendar: Updated 08/06/14
                      Minimum stay: 2 nights
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