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Beautiful Sloway Cabin by the Clark Fork River

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,450 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Cabin, 3 Bedrooms + Sofa Bed, 2 Baths, (sleeps up 6 adults plus two kids)

Sloway Cabin, a newer, beautiful log home, sits on twelve acres of meadow and woods that are visited nightly by deer and sometimes by bear, moose and elk. The land includes 7 acres along the Clark Fork River, just across the dead-end gravel road from the Cabin.

One hour from Missoula and two from Spokane, the Cabin has very convenient access yet feels like another world--secluded and private. Inside the warmth of the log walls and the high vaulted ceiling create an immediate sense of peace and comfort. At nearly 1,450 sq. ft. the Cabin feels just right-- small enough to be cozy but big enough for everyone. It's the perfect spot for celebrating a birthday, quiet anniversary, or hosting a small family gathering.

Long summer days are for swimming, floating, and fishing the Clark Fork, St. Regis, and Flathead Rivers. To the west, wonderful hiking trails lead to high alpine lakes along Montana/Idaho border. Mountain biking the Hiawatha Trail--over historic (and high!) railroad trestles and through cool dark tunnels--is another favorite. Trestle Creek Golf Course is just 3 miles down the road in St. Regis, where you'll also find two great antique shops.

Should you be able to come in the fall... lucky you! Crisp air, starry nights, and perhaps an evening bonfire. This is the season for more hiking and mountain biking, hunting, antique shopping, and enjoying Quinns Hot Springs.

Once the snow flies there's great skiing and snowboarding at Lookout Pass, just 30 minutes from the Cabin. Lookout has tripled in size over the past few years and boasts some of the Northwest's earliest and best snow. Silver Mountain is another 20 miles down the road. Not a downhiller? The surrounding National Forest has many hundred miles of trails for snowmobiling and cross country skiing. Or simply enjoy a cozy time playing board games, reading, and connecting with friends and family.

After a fun-filled day you'll love hanging out on the Cabin's wrap-around porch. Log rockers invite you to savor the lingering warmth of the sun as you enjoy a cool drink, recount the day's adventures with friends and family, and watch the sun set over the mountains across the river.

No matter what you enjoy at Sloway Cabin the time will pass too quickly. But you're sure to depart feeling relaxed, refreshed, and renewed.

Please note: the cabin is not suitable for young children--it's not child-proof and the loft railings and the stairway balusters are too widely spaced (see photo). Guest dogs will be considered with adherence to the Cabin's pet policy; pet rent is $20 per night.

Please have a look at the guest comments below, visit the Cabin on Facebook, and feel free to contact me for more information. Thanks!

Kate Supplee, Missoula, Montana

Keywords: Log home/cabin

More Details

Owner
Kate Supplee
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
August 8, 2017

About Kate Supplee

The cabin is such a treasure and quiet retreat. We love hanging out with friends, enjoying campfires, working on the place, and the great nearby hiking and skiing. It's been very gratifying to share the Cabin and see the enjoyment and delight it brings to others. It has become a special place to many folks, including a number of return guests.

Kate Supplee purchased this cabin in 2007

Why Kate Supplee chose Clark Fork Valley

St. Regis and Sloway, in particular, are undiscovered parts of Western Montana, and the western gateway to Glacier National Park. I love the Cabin's amazing log construction and peaceful setting by the Clark Fork River. Yet it's only an hour's drive from my home in Missoula. Most of Mineral County land is public land with public access-- Forest Service, BLM, and Plum Creek. So there's great hiking, biking, hunting, and skiing close by.

What makes this cabin unique

There's so much to do near Sloway, but most people love simply hanging out and relaxing at the cabin, enjoying the peace and quiet. People use the cabin to reconnect with family, disconnect from the work-world, and generally have a wonderful time. It's the perfect place for birthdays, anniversaries, and other special occasions.

Guestbook comments from the owner

WOW! Your home is absolutely beautiful and just what we needed for our little getaway. Your love for your cabin is evident in every detail and very welcoming. We knew from the moment we drove up that we had stumbled upon something great!



It was too early in the year to head up any of the mountain lake trails, but we had fun exploring the river trail and local antique shops, and ended the day with a fabulous dinner at Quinns Hot Springs.



Thank you for opening up your lovely home to strangers.
Apr 2009
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Amenities

Saint Regis Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1450 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Two generously-sized bathrooms. Each has a shower/tub combo, new counter tops and faucets. Both have a window and the upstairs bath has a beautiful view!
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Loft - 1 queen , Large loft with en-suite private bath
    Downstairs Bedroom - 1 queen , Cozy master bedroom with full bath across the hall
    Sunroom Bedroom - 1 queen , Window seat converts to comfy queen - separate entrance!
  • The cabin has three queen beds and a sofabed in the living room (best for kids). The spacious open loft upstairs has a log bed, writing desk, closet, dresser, small flat screen TV, and attached full bath. The cozy private downstairs bedroom is across the hall from a full bath. Log construction gives it charm and warmth, and it has both a dresser and a closet. The new sunroom has a window seat that converts to a comfortable queen bed. It has chairs and a small table, but no closet. There's no interior door, but a curtain provides privacy from activities down the hallway. It has a private outside entrance to directly access the patio and fire pit beyond. The sunroom has a heated tile floor and also holds the newer washer and dryer.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Sloway Cabin has a very convenient location with easy access to many amazing activities in Western Montana and the Idaho Panhandle. Missoula, the third largest city in Montana, is an easy and scenic one-hour drive. Missoula is a vibrant university town with good food and a lively art scene.

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Beautiful Sloway Cabin by the Clark Fork River
average rating of 4.975 based on 51 reviews
5

Grateful.

  • 5 of 5

What a glorious cabin in a spectacular setting. Our time at Sloway could not have been lovelier, though it definitely could have been longer!

Many thanks to Kate and Rich for providing such a delightful place to get away from it all. We'll definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you and your family enjoyed the cabin, Stephen! Hope you can come back soon! -Kate
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5

Slow it All Down at the Sloway

  • 5 of 5

A fabulous home so close to so many beautiful Montana activities. All the comforts of home and wonderfully accommodating hosts.

My son and I floated 25 miles of beautiful river with great fishing and easy shuttle service. We will make this an annual trip.

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Francisco | Belmont, CA
5

Montana river living at it's finest...

  • 5 of 5

The cabin is very family friendly and had everything we needed! It definitely embodies the spirit of Montana with the decor while still having all the comforts of modern living (like coffee machine, dish and clothes washer, etc.). Very well stocked for making meals. We enjoyed relaxing on the deck in the hammock and also looking at the stars in the evening next to the fire pit. (although we did not use the fire due to county fire restrictions) There was also a horseshoe pit that was fun! We took advantage of the board games in the evening and even put together one of the puzzles! The satellite radio was nice to have as we played music the entire time. Beds were cozy and pillows were great. Air conditioners were available, but we did not need to use them as the place stayed cool (and it was mid-90's while we were there!).

We took a couple relaxing float trips down the clark fork river (drove about 2 miles down the road to put in and got out in front of the cabin - be prepared to walk thru the brush when exiting though!)

No wifi or AT&T cell service currently, but Verizon had a couple bars. (who needs phones anyhow when you're on vaca!!) If we needed to get in contact with our family, we just drove up to Saint Regis (about 5 min drive) and contacted them.

Talked to Kate on the phone prior to renting and she also emailed/texted any additional information that we would need. Very friendly and helpful!! Thank you, we will be back next year!!

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great!

  • 5 of 5

Been coming for years, always lovely.

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much you two! Hope you had a bountiful huckleberry harvest!
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5

A Gem of a home.

  • 5 of 5

The home was convenient to get to and is located in a private setting. The neatness and cleanliness was excellent. The beds and furniture were comfortable.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Utmost attention to detail makes for a perfect vacation near fishing, hiking, skiing, and hiking.

  • 5 of 5

We can't wait to return!

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
65 Miles
Missoula International
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
The Dog House, St. Regis
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Trestle Creek
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
I-90
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
St. Regis Travel Center
Nearest Ski
37 Miles
Lookout Pass
Nearest Beach
12 Miles
Fishing Access Beach off Highway 135
Car: necessary

Guest horses may be considered. Close proximity to ATV trails, great hunting, the Hiawatha Bike Trail, Quinn's Hot Springs, and indoor surfing at Silver Mountain's new water park.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75
Additional Guest Fee $20 per person per night
Pet Fee $20
Damage Deposit $200

$20 additional per person per night for more than four people
$75 cleaning fee (waived for stays of four+ nights)
7% bed tax (not assessed on pets or damage deposit)
$200 refundable damage deposit
$20 per dog per night with signed pet agreement

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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