'ELK CROSSING' Vacation Home: (Construction Completed, January, 2008)
This lovely vacation home is located just 7 miles west of West Yellowstone, MT, the gateway to Yellowstone National Park. It is set in a meadow bordering Gallatin National Forest. This restful spot could be your next Rocky Mountain vacation adventure!
Elk Crossing features a 1700 square-foot floor plan, with an attached two car garage with ample additional parking space. The home sleeps 6 with three bedrooms: a master bedroom with a king-size bed, a second bedroom with a queen bed, a third bedroom with two twin beds. There are two full baths: the roomy master bathroom has a jetted whirlpool tub and a large tiled walk-in shower room with a 12' rain forest shower head, and the second bath has a full shower/tub combination. All the bed are super comfy.
The spacious Great Room offers a knotty pine cathedral ceiling with a rock front gas fireplace. It flows into the country-size kitchen featuring a 6 foot bar with seating, which makes the perfect setting for entertaining, cooking, dining or just relaxing. The dining area has a large dining table with seating for six, and is surrounded by large windows framing unforgettable mountain views. All the furnishing are new tastefully coordinated. The large back deck is perfect for barbecuing as you bask in the spectacular views of Lionhead's Peak and the surrounding mountains of the Continental Divide.
The West Yellowstone area offers fun for the whole family including Yellowstone Historic Center, antique shops, the Grizzly Discovery Center, the Imax Theater featuring daily showings. Available during the summer months, the Museum of the Yellowstone and the famous Playmill Theater offer fun-filled recreation for kids as well as adults.
Elk Crossing is only 10 minutes from the west entrance to Yellowstone National Park! Choose a guided tour of Yellowstone National Park or you can experience this natural wonder on your own schedule. There is plenty to do: world-class fly-fishing, hiking, horseback riding, rock climbing, white water rafting, kayaking, bird and wildlife viewing, boating, water skiing, shopping and sightseeing, just to name a few. West Yellowstone and the surrounding area offer a multitude of dining possibilities.
Winter activities can be enjoyed right out the front door! You can snowmobile from the driveway and connect with trails right down the street, with over 500 miles of groomed trails in the area. Other winter activities include cross country skiing, snowshoeing, dog sledding and ice fishing, all of which are available close by.
Remember, the entrance to Yellowstone National Park is only 7 miles away! Whether you choose to go on a snowcoach tour or take a guided snowmobile trip, you will love Yellowstone in the winter! (Available from mid-December to the first part of March.) Cross country skiing can be enjoyed on the Rendezvous Ski Trails in West Yellowstone, offering over 35 kilometers of winding groomed trails that meander through the pristine Gallatin National Forest. Fifty miles north to Big Sky, MT, the best of Rocky Mountain downhill skiing is offered at two different resorts: Big Sky and Moonlight Basin.
Elk Crossing provides a comfortable home base with many recreational opportunities for your Yellowstone adventures. Located among nature's most beautiful resources, this vacation home is the perfect place where you can make lasting memories for years to come! Call us now to book your Yellowstone dream vacation!