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Beautiful Sloway Cabin by the Clark Fork River

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,450 sq ft
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights


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.

Also, the rate quoted provided by VRBO/HomeAway is sometimes less than the true price. Please contact me for an accurate quote. Thank you!

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

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Kate Supplee
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 10, 2018

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 St. Regis

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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St. Regis Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1450 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 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!
  • 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.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 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
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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average rating of 4.978261 based on 57 reviews

Always lovely

  • 5 of 5

Clients for 6 years. Signed up for next summer already. We love it!

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Everything you need for a perfect vacation....

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was attractive, comfortable and well equipped. It is located in a beautiful area, and it was fun to explore the back roads of Montana. It was the perfect location for our visit as we had family 10 minutes away.

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Charming cabin in ideal setting

  • 5 of 5

Cozy, charming cabin close to a variety of outdoor recreational opportunities in western Montana. Attention to detail makes for a relaxing stay.

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Seattle, WA

restorative, lovely cabin and property

  • 5 of 5

My husband and i rented this cabin on our way to the Black Hills in SD from Seattle. It was an easy drive from Seattle and easy to find. Kate was absolutely excellent in terms of keeping us apprised of the property/weather, etc as well as answering any questions we had. We loved using the fire pit every night to have quiet dinners watching the birds around the river and the deer walk through. This house would be a great for a family get together but it also wasn't too big for just two of us - it was perfect. We didn't have super great cell service which was fantastic because it's nice to have a break. :) The satellite radio took care of our entertainment needs and we just read/wrote/enjoyed the property. Fantastic place!

  • Submitted: May 28, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful Cabin

  • 5 of 5

The Sloway Cabin met or exceeded our expectations. It was very clean when we arrived - which we had expected. Inside, the cabin is top notch - more like a 'house' built out of logs than a cabin in my opinion. The "loft" is a large open upstairs bedroom with a regular staircase going up to it, and railings everywhere (and a full bathroom upstairs) - we had expected a more primitive loft (with a ladder, etc.) from the description. This was good because we had an older couple and a young baby with us, so we were a little worried about a loft, but in hindsight it was not a problem for anyone to access. The property is really beautiful too with a couple of short walking paths, fire pit, plenty of shade, and the trees keep it very private. We plan on staying here again.

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Montana Hospitality at its Finest!

  • 5 of 5

Sloway Cabin is the perfect example of Montana Hospitality! Kate was fantastic to deal with and her cabin was gorgeous! The cabin was beautifully decorated, featured warm and cozy beds, plenty of towels, inviting outdoor seating and an extremely well equipped kitchen. During our August rental, we were pleased to have a deer family visit in the morning and had our own fun on the Clark Fork River just across the road. Our family did not want to leave and already hope to go back next year! It was our pleasure to stay at Sloway! Thanks so much Kate!

The McLeans - Alberta, Canada

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Ann, so glad you and your family enjoyed Sloway so much! And sure hope you can come again next year! Whenever Rich and I are there we always wonder why we aren't there more often, and for longer! All the best- Kate
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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
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.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $20
Refundable damage deposit $300
Cleaning fee $75 + Tax

$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

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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