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The Moore House from the southwest

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Last updated: 05/28/2016
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  • Minimum stay:6 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Built during the Dam Days, by Bill and Hertha Moore, with Hungry Horse Dam concrete and old-growth Douglas fir from the Rex Brown sawmill, in Coram, the Moore House is solid as a rock. Warm and comfy in Winter and cool and airy in summer, you will relish your stay in the Moore House.

Nestled between Abbot Creek and the Middle Fork of the Flathead River, the Moore House looks south to Columbia Mountain and Badrock Canyon. Just 400' from U.S. Highway 2, access is easy in winter. West Glacier and Glacier National Park are just 9 miles away and Big Mountain Resort is only 20 miles away.

The grounds consist of 2 acres of formal gardens and lawns - ideal for hosting outdoor parties, barbecues and family reunions - and 3 1/2 acres of native forest. There is lots of wildlife and birds to enjoy, with deer, elk, moose and bear frequenting the property, so keep a sharp lookout when you are in the woods.

Canyon Foods, in nearby Hungry Horse, has an excellent butchery and groceries and more shopping is available in Columbia Falls, just 8 miles to the west.

There is lots to do outdoors with world-class recreational opportunities in Glacier National Park and the Flathead National Forest. For those who seek adventure, whitewater rafting on the Middle Fork, hunting and fishing in the Flathead National Forest, hiking and climbing in Glacier and skiing and snowboarding at Big Mountain beckon. For those who prefer to just relax, enjoy the tranquility of your own holiday resort and the amenities of the Moore House.

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    Kids Bunk Room sleeps four and has their own TV and DVD/CD unit with plug-in video game capability (bring your own game console or laptop). Other kids room available with a variety of bed/bunk bed configurations to suit your needs....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking is only permitted outside...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    No Pets allowed at all. No exceptions....moreless

  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    With no snow, the first floor is wheelchair accessible via the front door ramp....moreless

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 14

  • Bedroom 1

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  • Bedroom 2

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  • Bedroom 3

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  • Bedroom 4

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  • Bedroom 5

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  • Queen size Beds (3), Double Beds (1) Flexible bed configurations to suit your needs - additional single beds and bunk beds available to substitute for double beds, Sleep Sofa or Futons (2) Extra Bunk Beds can be set up., Bunk Beds (2) Four log bunk beds in kids Bunk Room. Additional bunk bed for other kids room available....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Large patio and garden area for family reunions and entertaining.

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library:

    Classic collection of vinyl records from the 60's and 70's...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    (3) Dish Network satellite TV. TV/VRC/DVD in master bedroom, kids Bunk Room and in main living room. Kids bunk room has TV/DVD/CD unit, which has video game console and laptop computer plug-ins (bring your own game console and computer)....moreless

  • Stereo
  • VCR
  • Video Library:

    Some kids DVDs and VCR tapes...moreless

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Stunning views of Badrock Canyon, Columbia and Teakettle mountains....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Broadband Access:

    Office area is located in Master Bedroom with laptop computer desk and high-speed (3.5G) wire broadband internet port. Bring your own laptop and keep up with your business operations ...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Large Maytag Dryer...moreless

  • Covered Parking:

    Large area next to patio...moreless

  • Free Long Distance:

    Free long distance for USA calls...moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    All bed linens and towels provided...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Lots of extra parking for groups...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Many sites for RV self-contained camping. Adjacent to Canyon RV Park with full hookups....moreless

  • Telephone:

    Land-line telephone with free long distance...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Large Capacity Top-loading Maytag...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    High speed wireless internet is available throughout the house and grounds (RVs can connect too)...moreless

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Completely equipped with dishes, pans, silverware, mixer, etc. Also salt, pepper, basic herbs, flour, sugar, etc....moreless

  • Microwave

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Master bedroom has a wonderful balcony with stunning views...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Large covered patio area with outdoor fireplace...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    Jacuzzi hot tub bath suitable for two occupants. Uses fresh water and no harsh chemicals...moreless

  • Sauna:

    Cedar and redwood 3-person sauna with Tylo electric heater....moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
6 night min stay
$300
$1,800

Changeover Day: Friday


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Montana Bed Tax $126
  • Damage Deposit $200
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Check-in is Noon on Saturdays and Check-out is 9 a.m. on Fridays.

NO PETS ARE ALLOWED UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES


Owner's cancellation policy:

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


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Owner info

Year Purchased: 1988

About the owner: Patrick & Carol Heffernan. We are only the second owners of this house, which was built in 1947. We have raised our family here and now it is time to share this unique place.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Close to Glacier National Park, Big Mountain Ski and Summer Resort, the Flathead River, Flathead Lake and the Flathead National Forest, there are few limits to the recreational opportunities available. Whether it's white-water rafting, fishing, boating, skiing, hiking, hunting and all things outdoors, we love living here and think you will too.


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Photos

  • The Moore House from the southwest

    The Moore House from the southwest

  • Lots of snow in the winter for your winter sports

    Lots of snow in the winter for your winter sports

  • Wildlife abounds on the property

    Wildlife abounds on the property

  • The Garden is perfect for outdoor relaxation

    The Garden is perfect for outdoor relaxation

  • The view from the balcony to Columbia Mountain and Badrock Canyon

    The view from the balcony to Columbia Mountain and Badrock Canyon

  • The 'Mexico' room has a Jaccuzi tub and sauna

    The 'Mexico' room has a Jaccuzi tub and sauna

  • Hungry Horse Reservior in the fall

    Hungry Horse Reservior in the fall

  • Great for groups and reunions

    Great for groups and reunions

VRBO #259903

This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Saturday, July 23, 2016

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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  • Calendar last updated 05/28/2016
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