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Cabin in the Country-Spectacular Mountain Views

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 850 sq. ft.
Property type cabin

Overview

About the property

Cabin, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 6)

With spectacular views of three mountain ranges in the Shields River Valley, the cabin is a perfect place to get away from it all. Perfect for a writer's retreat, family getaway, or use as a home base to explore Montana. It's about a 20 mile drive to local skiing at Bridger Bowl, and only two miles to the small town of Clyde Park which has a country market, 2 bars, post office, hardware store, and gas station. Close to excellent fishing in the Shields or Yellowstone Rivers, and about an hour drive to Yellowstone National Park. The larger town of Livingston which has many art galleries, entertainment, fine dining, and everything else you might need is 18 miles away. We are also about an hour drive to the closest airport and 2 hours to Billings.

Conveniently located off Hwy 89 on the route between Yellowstone and Glacier Parks, the cabin is in the heart of ranch country on a gravel road, perfect for those morning walks. At night you might hear owls hooting, elk bugling and coyotes yapping, while you look up at the star filled sky!

The cabin is quaintly decorated with country charm throughout. One bedroom has a queen bed and the other bedroom has a full size bed. Both have new memory foam mattresses in 2016, very comfortable. In the living area there is a single hideabed couch. We can also accommodate with a Graco Pack and Play for baby.

There are only 2 neighbors nearby, which is ourselves and one other house.

Keywords: Shields, Valley, River, Cottage, Yellowstone, Skiing, Bridger Bowl, Clyde Park, Livingston, Quiet, Country, cabin, mountains, views, one level

More Details

Owner
Linda Hausler & Ric Steinke
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
October 16, 2017

About Linda Hausler & Ric Steinke

We hope to make your vacation experience the best it can be!

Linda Hausler & Ric Steinke purchased this cabin in 2008

Why Linda Hausler & Ric Steinke chose Yellowstone Country

We love living in the Shields Valley and when we purchased our home it came with a cabin. We are happy to help folks enjoy Montana and give them an option other than a motel.

What makes this cabin unique

If you want to view some Wide Open Spaces, this is the place! Easy access off of Hwy 89 N. Country living.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We have really enjoyed our stay at your Montana cabin. You have provided everything we need to feel "at home".



It was fun to have the horses so close. Our granddaughter will be wanting to come back here with us!



Thank you for your advice on places to go around here-every one was great.



We hope to be able to return to this beautiful spot in Montana.



P.S. Thanks also for the eggs!
Sep 2011
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Map

Nearest Airport
48 Miles
Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Clyde Park
Nearest Golf
18 Miles
Livingston
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Hwy 89 N
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Clyde Park
Nearest Ski
18 Miles
Bridger Bowl
Car: necessary

A great place to unwind. Mountain views, and many local scenic drives in the country. Hiking and mountain biking is nearby, with Yellowstone National Park just a little over an hour away. There is also an enclosed Grizzly Bear park on the Bozeman pass about half an hour away. The night sky is perfect for viewing all the stars and planets. It's very possible you'll hear a pack of coyotes howling in the distance, as well as the elk bugling. The gravel road is perfect for your morning or evening walk. Most likely our horses will be on the property, and they love carrots, apples, and attention!

Amenities

Livingston Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 850 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , This is a Jack & Jill bathroom, accessed from both bedrooms
  • shower with bath tub, soap, shampoo, conditioner included.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Double bed with new memory foam mattress in 2016
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Queen bed with new memory foam mattress in 2016
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon , single hideabed, and full size futon in living room
  • Queen size Beds (1), double size bed (1), single hideabed (1),futon (1), baby pack n play available. Blow up bed available.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 2 bicycles
  • 4 garden chairs
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Cabin in the Country-Spectacular Mountain Views
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 41 reviews
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Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

It was a comfortable and charming little cabin. Perfect for a peaceful evening after an adventure filled day at Yellowstone. Linda was a wonderful host that thought of everything you could possibly need to make the cabin feel like home. I would recommend this property to anyone.

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Theresa, we are so glad you found it comfortable and charming! I enjoyed our short visits, and hope you can come back sometime!
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Homey

  • 5 of 5

This vacation home was wonderful, from the very first night felt right at home, everything was included that we needed, the beds are great, washer and dryer makes for great convenience. Also the scenery from this location is beautiful and we saw herds of Elk across the valley, also saw a bull moose about 2-3 miles up the road. Great place.

Fred and Joyce Lambert

Independence, West Virginia

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Relaxing great view

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time. The house was very clean, relaxing and decorated very nice.

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Quiet and comfortable

  • 5 of 5

A few minutes from beautiful backcountry roads and not far from wonderful mountain hikes. Will definitely stay again on our next road trip with the dogs!

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Nice place with quiet and relaxing views

  • 5 of 5

The place was nice and clean. Horses made it special as did the front yard. Beautiful and relaxing place to sit and enjoy sunset and coffee sunrise. The only suggestion is better chairs on the porch, but the table and chairs in the yard worked wonderfully.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely ranch style cabin!

  • 5 of 5

Really enjoyed staying here while exploring Yellowstone. Nicely away from the Yellowstone tourist masses. We enjoyed the quiet time on the porch watching sunset. Linda was a such a wonderful host, giving us privacy but also making sure we had everything we needed.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $10
cleaning fee $40
Tax Rate 7.0%

Rates are subject to change until deposit is received.
Rates are for up to 2 people, $10 person after that
$40 cleaning fee for single or 2 night stays, cleaning fee is waived for 3 or more night stay
$10 fee for pets

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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