Located 1 hour from Glacier National Park, fall is a great time to visit both Flathead Lake and Glacier National Park as the large crowds are mostly gone. The weather is still fantastic and not too hot but still comfortable. * Located 6 miles from Polson, MT this recent remodel has beautiful quartz countertops throughout, hickory cabinets, large windows exposing beautiful views and has over 100 feet of lake frontage. The Master suite has a king bed with views of the lake and a large private bath and a private deck to enjoy morning coffee or evening sunsets. The other two guest rooms are separated by the other full bath. All bedrooms have ample closet space. There is a laundry room with Washer/Dryer. There is a spacious composite deck off the kitchen with furniture to enjoy meals either cooked inside or outside using the new Weber gas BBQ. The deck leads down a few steps to the new private dock with a large boat slip and cleats. There is plenty of parking space for your watercraft trailer.
The home has a central air conditioner/heater for those warm sunny days and chilly mornings or evenings. There is a gas fireplace to compliment those romantic moments or to stretch out and read a book. The single level floor plan provides for an open area encompassing the kitchen, dining and living room with new large windows to let you appreciate the panoramic views of Polson Bay and the west shore. The kitchen has a large island complete with a breakfast bar and has all new appliances including a dishwasher. All of the furniture and appliances were purchased in 2015.
Here you can view eagles, osprey, swans, deer, fox, raccoons, and occasionally a black bear. Great area for walking.
In 2016 we added a "bunkhouse" which rents separately. This small rental will accommodate 5 people and sits behind the main house and has perfect views of the lake. It has 2 bedrooms, one queen, and one with twin over full, one full bathroom, full kitchen with bar and living/dining area. The "Garage" is appropriately decorated and has it's own lake access. Only the main house renters will have access to the dock. The "Garage" lake access is for non-motorized water craft, such as paddle boards, kayaks and canoes. Please inquire about the rates.
Polson is where you will find watercraft rentals, white water rafting, art galleries, museums, antique shops, a casino, and quaint shops. Kerr Dam is located close to Polson. Perhaps you want to attend plays at the John Dowdall Theatre or attend outdoor summer events like the Flathead Cherry Festival and Hoopfest, local restaurants, golf at the beautiful Polson Bay Golf Club, tour or dinner cruise at the Marina aboard the Shadows. Glacier Brewing offers a number of locally brewed micro brew beers. You are close to Wild Horse Island for hiking or wildlife viewing. Flathead Lake is the largest fresh water lake west of the Mississippi River and has clean water for clear views and some excellent fishing. You are only 15 minutes away if you want to try sporting clay shooting.
Only 33 miles from Bigfork where you can also enjoy plays at the Bigfork Summer Playhouse, fine dining, some of the best Sushi at SakeToMe, Whitewater Rafting Days or Art and craft shows, art galleries and scultpures by Eric Thorsen.
The Mission Mountain Wilderness is only a short drive where you can hike, backpack or just photo its wondrous beauty. The National Bison Range in an hour away. Here you can take a self guided tour and watch and photo these massive animals.
You are 80 miles from Glacier National Park which will make for some great day trips for hiking and driving Going to the Sun Highway to the top of Logan Pass.
You will not want to overlook winter in Northwest Montana. Western Montana is home to some of the finest skiing in the northwest. There are 3 ski facilities within 1 1/2 hours.
When you say goodbye to the day, you will experience the quiet, peaceful beauty of the lights of Polson and the many brilliant stars from the deck or dock.
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