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4 Bedroom 2 Bath Mountain Home situated at the foot of the Bighorns.

Bedrooms 4
Space 4,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Wake Up to fresh mountain air, birds singing, and wildlife in the yard

Two story 4 bedroom home with spacious kitchen and huge dining areas. Wildlife abounds, plenty of acreage for the kids to run, two ponds, outdoor grill and decks. Cozy living areas with wifi and smart tv's. Hunting, Fishing, hiking, skiing , horseback riding out your front door. Western historical sites within driving distance. Gourmet restaurants only a mile away. Wildlife viewing and bird watching is spectacular. Perfect home base for experiencing a true rustic western adventure.

Glenna Hopper
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, spanish, English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 22, 2017

About Glenna Hopper

I grew up here and helped build the house which started as a remodel of our horse barn and expanded from there. the inside paneling is the original 1930's exterior wood from the barn. The house has offered sanctuary to 4 generations. we have watched the land and ecological succession over the years and have bird records since 1971. We love sharing our home and sanctuary with others and offer the spiritual transformation of peace and solitude.

Glenna Hopper purchased this house in 1978

Why Glenna Hopper chose Big Horn National Forest

Enjoy a relaxed home with all of the amenities, but with the added luxury of outdoor activities, wildlife abounds, some species of hummingbirds nest only here. We've seen bears and mountain lions passing through, no worries. Moose have wandered on to the porch. the fishing is amazing. walks are soothing and rejuvenating. and yes theres social activities. A beautiful church. hikes out the back door. horseback trips, fishing but mostly peaceful solitude and rejuvenation.


Story House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 4000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural
  • Ski-In
  • Ski-Out ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 2 full baths with showers and one claw foot tub
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , 1 child bed
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • churches
  • library
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • skiing
  • snowmobiling


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(17 traveler reviews)

4 Bedroom 2 Bath Mountain Home situated at the foot of the Bighorns.
average rating of 4.8235292 based on 17 reviews

Very quiet and beautiful property.

  • 4 of 5

We had everything needed and then some. Great place for large group. Seeing all the wildlife come in was a bonus! Thanks for a great weekend in paradise!

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We had an awesome experience!

  • 5 of 5

Glenna was very accommodating. We will do this again

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect Hunting Launchpad

  • 5 of 5

Had a Great time using it as a base for our Hunting Trip. Glenna totally knocked herself out making sure we had everything we needed, and getting any information we asked for. The place is totally stocked up with linens and everything you need in the kitchen. Lots of room to spread out, especially for a bunch of guys. Thanks for a Wonderful weekend and hope to get back soon!

  • Submitted: Oct 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Quiet Getaway with extra bonus

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this home in conjunction with a family reunion / wedding. The house is clean and cozy with a well equipped kitchen. It is very quiet and peaceful with a large backyard with a surprising extra. Each morning we were greeting by a gathering of local wildlife. A flock of wild turkeys and numerous deer grazed and foraged in the back yard. The owner provides feed to put out for the wildlife.

We enjoyed our stay and would like to thank the owner for gracious hospitality. We would definitely recommend this property for a quiet relaxing stay in the Story Wyoming area.

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fantastic, unique home in a wonderful location!

  • 5 of 5

Couldn't have found a more awesome vacation home anywhere. It was so comfortable, and we loved the furnishings, the decor, and being in the midst of nature, including the wildlife that came into the backyard--ie--deer, turkeys, squirrels, birds, and we could commune with them up close and personal. The art work in all the rooms, was beautiful. Much of it done by the owner, who is so talented. We also enjoyed getting to visit with her. We all had a wonderful time in the best vacation home ever!

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. I was my pleasure and priveledge to meet your marvelous family. Come any time.
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A comfortable, spacious home with all the amenities.

  • 5 of 5

We had a very nice overall experience during our stay. The home had everything we needed and the owner graciously welcomed us and made us feel comfortable. She is extremely knowledgeable about the area and was very kind in sharing information about site seeing and fishing spots. We highly recommend this vacation home to others.

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. I enjoyed meeting all of you.
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Nearest Airport
18 Miles
Sheridan regional
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Wagon box inn
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Powder horn
Nearest Motorway
6 Miles
Interstate 90
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Wagonbox Inn
Nearest Ski
60 Miles
Car: necessary

Historical sites and Indian sites. Geology and dinosaurs. Rustic peaceful environment.


Rates & Availability

Story House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $150
Refundable damage deposit $400
Tax Rate 6.0%

Horses $20 each per night no feed included. Maximum of 4

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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