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Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Space 2,400 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 4 nights


About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 4.5 Baths, (Sleeps 11-12)

Located near Moonlight Lodge in the Alpine Meadows area. Ski or hike in/out from your front door. Gorgeous views of Beehive Basin especially from the 8 person hot tub.

Ski from your front door and back again to the largest ski terrain in the USA. Big Sky & Moonlight Basin, beyond compare with over 5,500 skiable acres, 4350 feet of vertical drop, 250 runs and 24 lifts, pure powder out your back door!

This owner managed Big Sky property is located on a sunny point surrounded by mature lodge pole pines and is part of Moonlight Basin's- Alpine Meadows ski in/out (or hike) development. This magnificently furnished, 4 bedroom, 4.5 bath 2300 sq ft luxury home has unparalleled views of the Gallatin Range, Spanish Peaks, Beehive Basin, Andesite Mountain, Lone Peak in addition to sweeping valley vistas. Perfect for single or a multi-family vacation, a trip with old friends or a quick getaway, this luxurious home is the spot for you! Experience the ultimate ski or summer escape.

This home is located in Moonlight Lodge, ski to Big Sky Mountain Village or a short 5-10 minute drive to both Big Sky Mountain & Meadow Villages. In addition to uncrowded pristine powder you are nearby shopping, spa's, fantastic cross country skiing, snow tubing, snowmobiling, dog sledding, sleigh ride dinners, ice skating and fine dining. You can sled in front of our house!

In the summer, you have nearby access to outstanding biking and hiking trails, horseback riding, white water rafting and the rodeo. Fly fish the worlds top trout streams. The Gallatin, Madison & Yellowstone rivers are a quick drive away. We are located 30 minutes from Hebgen Lake and 45 minutes from Yellowstone. There are many other outdoor adventures including summer concerts, kids camps and eco type adventures It is also common to see Elk, Deer and Moose without even leaving your front door!

Come visit Big Sky and enjoy radiant floor heat throughout the home and three fireplaces. Cozy up with a good book next to a beautiful fully stocked wood burning fireplace or venture in to the hot tub to relax and take in the magnificent sunny and snowy views. Did we mention that Big Sky averages 400 of inches of snow in the winter that you don't have to shovel? Parking and decks are shoveled daily with equipment storage available in our garage.

Enjoy technology while away from home with in home access to Wifi, DirectTv, multiple wireless phones, iPhone bluetooth docking station and a Big Screen TV w/DVD player. FREE INTERNET.

For the foodie, cook in our gourmet kitchen magnificently appointed with granite and natural stone. Professional grade stainless steel appliances adorn the kitchen which comes fully furnished for all of your cooking needs. Including a wine/beverage refrigerator. The kitchen provides plenty of space to gather around the large island to enjoy the evening spoils or for a more formal affair, gather around the table for a magnificent feast.

Large, well appointed bedrooms with private baths and fine linens await you for a wonderful night of deep sleep. Awaken to heavenly views! Front loading large washer and dryer outside of bedroom doors to make getting up and cleaning up easier.

We have taken care of the details so you don't have to... Call us today to customize your dream trip today. We can pay online or multiple options directly.

Experience Montana, Big Sky Country!

*Note: Google Maps shows us in an odd location however, we are located in the Moonlight Basin resort area of Big Sky with ski in/out located directly in below our front yard on the Alpine Meadows ski run down to the Madison Base. If you look at a map, look for the Moonlight Lodge and you will see our property off the long ski bridge.


More Details

Colleen Jones
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 18, 2018

About Colleen Jones

Life long friends with a thirst for the great outdoors skied Big Sky then immediately bought Rustic Timbers Mountain Retreat!

Colleen Jones purchased this house in 2008

Why Colleen Jones chose Big Sky

We chose this property for it's eastern exposure and fabulous sunrises and unprecedented view of Big Sky and surrounding mountains not to mention its a well appointed property.

What makes this house unique

Luxury home with top of the line amenities and expertly appointed decor. Moonlight Basin community is beautiful and the slopes are pristine with no lift lines!


Big Sky House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ski-In ...
  • Ski-Out ...
  • Sports & Activities
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Upper Level Master ensuite bathroom - toilet , shower
    Lower Level King Bedroom ensuite bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , Lower Master ensuite bathroom
    Lower Level Queen bedroom ensuite bathroom - toilet , shower
    Lower Level Bunk Room ensuite bathroom - toilet , shower
    Upper Level Powder Room - toilet
  • 4.5
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Lower Level Queen Bedroom with ensuite bathroom - 1 queen
    Pack n Play + Inflatable Mattresses - 1 baby crib , Pack n Play and inflatable mattress available
    Upper Level Master King Bedroom with ensuite bathroom - 1 king
    Lower Level Master King Bedroom with ensuite bathroom - 1 king
    Lower Level Bunk Room with ensuite bathroom - 2 bunk bed , Twin over Twin + Twin over Full Bunk Room
  • King size beds (2) King Beds are located in master and guest master bedrooms, Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1) Inflatable mattresses available, Child Beds (1) Pack in Play available for infant/toddler, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Inflatable Bed available for use, Bunk Beds (2) Two bunks, Twin over Twin and Twin over Full
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard
  • Tennis ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
Also available in unit: infant highchair, sleds, grill, outdoor chairs, some toys, stocked fire wood, many cooking spices...


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average rating of 4.976744 based on 43 reviews
Frankfort, IL


  • 5 of 5

Visited Montana for a fall fly fishing getaway with customers. The accommodations were exceptional, which set the tone for our trip upon arrival. The place has everything you would expect in a luxury rental and the proximity to the fall fishing cannot be beat. The management for the rental was so professional it made renting the place seamless and easy. If you are considering a trip to take advantage of fall fishing season this is the place to stay.

  • Submitted: Nov 7, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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What a wonderful house and experience!

  • 5 of 5

Our family decided on Rustic Timbers mainly for the convenience of ski in/ski out, but were so pleased that there was much, much more! Beginning with great communication from the owner, every aspect of our stay was made for lasting memories. With a stunning view of the mountains and gorgeous sunrises, Rustic Timbers is in an ideal location within Moonlight Basin. Although technically a duplex, we never even heard a peep from our neighbors. The entire house is tastefully decorated and there are many amenities for the comfort of the vacationer. The bedrooms were surprisingly spacious, and the open concept living/dining/family area was perfect for family time! Loved the hot tub! And skiing in and out could not have been easier. Finally, a shout out to the property manager introduced in advance to us by the owner -- she was super friendly, attentive, and helped make our stay the best! I would HIGHLY recommend Rustic Timbers to anyone contemplating a stay at Big Sky. Unless of course we can stay there again next year!!

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Buffalo WY

Great Ski in and Ski out

  • 5 of 5

Rustic Timbers, was a great ski in and ski out town house. We had 4 couples and it just worked perfectly. We loved the ease of skiing back for lunch each day then enjoyed the hot tub when we finished out our day. The kitchen had everything we needed to prepare all our meals. The linens in the house were great and the beds comfortable, and it was so nice that every room had it's own bathroom. We couldn't have asked for a nicer place to stay. When planning our next ski trip to Big Sky hopefully Rustic Timber's is available because we would love to stay their again.

  • Submitted: Feb 21, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Atlanta, GA

Amazing Accommodations

  • 5 of 5

Amazing accommodations. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. The hospitality could not have been any better. If we return to Big Sky we definitely will stay at this location.

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2016
  • Stayed: February 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful Ski Accommodation

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this beautiful ski-in ski-out townhouse for 5 nights. It accommodated our 2 families very nicely. This is an upper end property with plenty of room and comfortable furnishings. Kitchen is fully furnished. Beautiful views of the surrounding mountains. It would be harder to find a nicer property and setting. I would highly recommend it and I plan on returning.

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2016
  • Stayed: February 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful ski-in/out house!

  • 5 of 5

We had such a wonderful time at Rustic Timbers. There were four couples, and we were all very comfortable. The kitchen was well stocked, and Colleen and a local property manager were very easy to reach and answered any and all questions quickly. The heated floors were very cozy as were all the furnishings and bedding. Views were awesome too, and you can't beat the ski-in/ski-out lifestyle, especially with so many couples on different schedules. I highly recommend Rustic Timbers. We will definitely be back next winter, and would love to check it out during the summer too!

  • Submitted: Mar 25, 2016
  • Stayed: February 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Nearest Golf
7 Miles
Big Sky Golf Course - Arnold Palmer Course
Nearest Motorway
38 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Big Sky Mountain Village various dining
Nearest Ski
Backyard ski in / ski out!
Car: recommended

There are many in season activities in Big Sky from the summer rodeo, concert series, 4th of July fireworks to name a few. In winter you can find many live music options, movies, ice skating, snow shoeing and other exciting local events. There is a movie theater in town as well. Yellowstone offers many winter snow excursions in to the park.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $275 + Tax
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 10.0%

Reservations cancelled within 60 days to checkin will be full refunded if we can re rent your spot otherwise, we will refund 50% of your total fee's.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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