The Mountain Hideaway Cabin! Gorgeous Setting! Deck Over Creek. Deep Tub. Clean(12 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:1-4 nights
- Property type:Cabin
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Cabin, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2)
The Mountain Hideaway cabin is a gorgeous handcrafted log cabin. It is bright and airy, with the best views in the valley! Enjoy the sounds and smells of the creek, and watch the sun hit the top of the highest peak from the bed.
The power can go out several times in our area due to trees hitting power lines. We have installed a Whole-house generator so that you still have lights and heat if this happens.
Silvergate is located at the NE Entrance to Yellowstone. This is the wildest and most rugged section of the Park, and just inside a few miles is the Lamar Valley, acclaimed as the best place to see wildlife. This little mountain town is very quaint, with a couple of cafes, a general store, gift shops, and several lodges. The town park has swings, picnic tables, and monkey bars.
The Mountain Hideaway is a beautifully restored log cabin, built in the 1940's and was part of a lodge that used to be on the adjacent property. We have added some wonderful comforts for you to enjoy! The cabin has big windows to see the peaks from anywhere inside. The Queen bed is comfy and has nice bedding including a comforter w duvet. We have a comfy love seat inside as well. The bathroom is sweet, with a deep soaking tub, and a separate shower. We have a breakfast bar with a sweet view. The deck is the best, and you can see the fish rising in the creek's deep blue pools! We're sure you will love the wilderness feel of this amazing location !!
You can hear the sounds of the creek as well as see the snowfields of Amphitheatre Mountain from the bed! We have a fire ring next to the creek for you to roast marshmallows! (there are often fire restrictions later in the summer)
The kitchenette has a mini-refrigerator, a bar sink, a single burner stove top, a microwave, coffee maker and a toaster oven. We also have a larger refrigerator/freezer on the deck.
We have a small flat screen with a DVD player that you can plug your I-Pod or CDs into. The deck has a bar height table with an umbrella and 3 chairs. Later in the summer when the water goes down, there's a sandy beach right in front of the deck.
Besides the Soda Butte Creek flowing by, there's a beautiful, smaller creek, Willow Creek that flows on the other side of the deck!!
This cabin is in the small town of Silvergate and we like the fact that we're not too far out in the woods, and 'in the middle of nowhere'. You can see some human activity across the creek from the cabin, but it is far enough away to still feel private to us! Because of the creekside location, large lot, and big, close up mountain views, you feel like you are having a wilderness experience just being at the cabin!
We would love to host you at our little piece of paradise. Be ready for an unforgettable trip of a lifetime!
John and Kate Mickus
Selah Montana, Inc
Keywords: You'll love this romantic cabin for 2 set on a private lot with amazing mountain views! Please see our other 2 vacation homes on this property - VRBO# 169165 and VRBO# 352153. These listings also have a google map that show this cabin's location. What a dreamy property! If you are looking for the perfect blend of a mountain getaway and the comfort of being in a small mountain berg, this is great. You won't feel like you are alone on the planet, but you are far enough away from folks to feel private and very special!
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Member since: 2008
- 300 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Not Suitable For Children:
- Pets Not Allowed
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2
- Queen size Beds (1) Very nice, new bed!
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- This is a PHENOMENAL one room cabin with very nice, attached bathroom, AND A GREAT TUB!! The kitchenette has a mini refrigerator, bar sink, single burner stove top, toaster oven, and a microwave. There is a refrigerator with lock on the deck as well. The cabin is in excellent condition, maintained very well, and very clean!! The location is Phenomenal. Great views, on the creek, and lots of elbow room on the property....moreless
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Pool Table:
- Away From It All
- Tourist Attractions
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Water View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Rock Climbing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Air Conditioning:
- Free Long Distance
- Hair Dryer
- Linens Provided
- Parking Off Street
- Coffee Maker:
- Dishes & Utensils:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
May 13 - Jun 9, 2017
4 night min stay
Jun 10 - Jul 7, 2017
4 night min stay
Jul 8 - Aug 18, 2017
4 night min stay
Aug 19 - Sep 29, 2017
4 night min stay
Sep 30 - Oct 14, 2017
4 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Tax Rate 10%
We have a 4 night minimum, but we sometimes entertain shorter stays depending on our schedules. Please no Saturday turnovers from June10th - Sept 29th. You may pay with a Personal Check, but if you choose to use a Credit Card, please add a 2 % fee. No refunds. If you cancel and only if we are able to rent your dates we will send you 90% of your payments. Thank you! John and Kate
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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This is the ideal place to base a Yellowstone vacation from!! The area is full of activities, and has some great restaurants/shopping. You can walk to Yellowstone Park from the cabin!
This is a 'stand alone property', as there is not another unit next to it. Just trees, willows, and creeks!
Please see our other 2 homes on the large property, VRBO #169165 and #352153
Year Purchased: 1975
About the owner: John and Kate Mickus live in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. The Northeast Entrance and the Beartooth Mountains have been their favorite place to recreate for decades! 'We just love this area, its like going on a remote backcountry trip but still having some great amenities and the comfort of home!' John's parents purchased the property in 1975 and have created a spectacular combo of vintage log homes and modern comforts. Our management company, Selah Montana, Inc leases the property from John's LLC, Living Water Lodge LLC. Combine this with the amazing creekside location in the Yellowstone ecosystem, and you have a vacation to remember! We're sure you will be impressed with the wildlife, mountains, and especially the beauty of our property. We look forward to hosting your family!
Why the Owner Chose Cooke City-Silver Gate, MT, USA:
Because Silvergate allows us to actually 'be' in wilderness, while at the same time, have our cabin comforts. We have always enjoyed traveling and staying in places that show us the Best of the region both in natural beauty, as well as some local culture. This little mountain town has it all. And our cabins provide a peaceful, and inspiring experience! John and Kate
The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
Extremely well cared for property.
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The mountain views from this location are incredible. The creek flows close by !
Bed has his/hers reading lights mounted on the wall.
There's a clothes rod and suitcase area in the left corner.
Sink area has lots of counter space. There's room on the counter for a suitcase
The shower has a new 50 gallon water heater
Willow Creek flowing by the cabin.
Happy fisherman with a Yellowstone cuthroat trout caught a few steps from cabin!
Bison can be seen throughout the Lamar Valley in Yellowstone!
Grand Prismatic Hot Spring is one of the most famous hot pools of Yellowstone! Only a 2 hour drive away!
Bull elk can be seen throughout the valley and Yellowstone!
This is what the cabin looks like from your private parking area.
You can enjoy the lawn chairs, bbq or firepit if the Forest Service allows fires
Notice there's a 2nd smaller creek flowing beside the deck!
Kitchenette and dining table has great lighting above and underneath the cabinet
Open the window and let the summer breeze blow across your bed.
Notice the large soaking tub in the bathroom !
Enjoy a glass of wine on the deck. Perfect.
You can see our neighbors, the Grizzly Lodge across the creek.
Silver falls - one of the many easily accessible waterfalls! Only a 20 min hike!
Purple wildflowers grow around the cabin!
Star watching is second to none. No nearby cities for light pollution!
A young deer on our property
This location is Phenomenal. Right on the creek, Big views, and elbow room!
This listing was first published here in 2011.
Date last modified - Wednesday, January 18, 2017
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