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Secluded Mountain Home, steps from National Forest and Leigh Creek

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Space 4,000 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

5BR, 3BA Home with Hot Tub, Hiking/Biking Trails Direct From Home, RV parking

Leigh Creek Lodge is ideal for family vacations, ski/snowmobile trips, Yellowstone/Grand Teton, and special events. This secluded, wooded 3.4-acre property, at the end of a cul-de-sac borders Wyoming BLM land to the east. Starting at the cul-de-sac, a well-maintained hiking/bike trail leads straight up Commissary Ridge in the Targhee National Forest. Property is only a few hundred feet from North Leigh Creek, and the South Leigh parking lot is only 1.5 miles away, or hike/bike/snowmobile directly from the house.

- 60" 3D TV in great room. 50" TV in basement living room.

- 7-person hot tub on the elevated wrap-around deck.

- Gourmet kitchen includes 48" Thermador range with 6 burners, griddle, and double-oven.

- Dinner seating for 14(8 table, 6 counter).

- Covered RV/trailer parking in the 30' x 40' shed in rear of property.

- 3-car attached garage with heated concrete floor.

- Fenced yard with pet door.

- Private deck off 2nd-floor master, overlooking fenced area.

- Cozy hydronic underfloor heating throughout.

- Professionally built treehouse with stairs and wrap-around deck.

- 5-minute walk to excellent trout fishing on North Leigh Creek.

- Located minutes from world-class fly-fishing on the Snake River, Henry's Fork, and Teton River.

- 21-mile drive from Grand Targhee Ski Resort

- 90 miles from Yellowstone National Park

- The towering spruce in the yard would make the perfect backdrop to a wedding ceremony, with plenty of elevated viewing from the deck and sloped yard.

- 16-megabit DSL internet service.

- PA/lighting system and various catering items available for special events.

- Poker table

- Wildlife is plentiful. We commonly see deer and moose munching on the branches in our yard. There's also a fox that lives in the neighborhood.

- If your timing is right(mid-June to mid-July, you'll catch huckleberry season, and we get plenty on the north slope of the property.

PLEASE NOTE one-bedroom apartment over garage is occupied by property owner.

More Details

Owner
Matt Hail
Member since: 2016
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 18, 2018

About Matt Hail

I've been a Teton Valley resident for 10 years. I'm a Realtor at Sage Realty Group in Driggs. I met the love of my life in 2008, and we married in 2011.

Matt Hail purchased this house in 2015

Why Matt Hail chose Galloway Hills

We purchased this beautiful property as an investment in October of 2015. It's way more than we need, and we have no children, so we're offering it as a vacation rental.

What makes this house unique

This property is located in the very back of a secluded subdivision the woods. Our property borders Wyoming BLM land, and we have a private trail that leads from our property directly up Commissary Ridge to Targhee National Forest. The house is suitable for large families, as well as large functions, such as weddings and family reunions.

Amenities

Galloway Hills House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 4000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 5:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 14 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub , bidet
  • Hand soap, shampoo, conditioner, body wash, soap bars, body lotion provided.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 queen , main floor
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 2nd floor - master
    Bedroom 3 - 2 queen , basement
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , basement
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen , basement
    Basement living room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Fold-out full-size in sofa.
  • A pack n play with mattress and sheet is also available.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(27 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.9259257 based on 27 reviews
5

Great place to bring people together

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time at this lovely Mountain Home. We brought together multiple families with little kids and we really enjoyed the layout that provided everyone with their own space while having spacious communal areas for hanging out as well. The kitchen is well stocked and we enjoyed cooking for everyone during our stay. The owners were very responsive and helpful. They even offered to grab a sprinkler in town and bring it to us so that they kids could run through it in the yard. So thoughtful! We highly recommend renting this home. It is beautiful. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Absolutely perfect!

  • 5 of 5

This is an amazing house. Our family came together from all over the US for a reunion. The house was so perfect. It was CLEAN, well-equipped, comfortable, and beautiful. The owners have thought of everything and live nearby, so they are available if you have questions. Have used VRBO homes many times, many places, but this was the best ever!!!!!

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

We enjoyed our stay.

  • 4 of 5

The house was perfect for what we needed for our large group. The kitchen and wide open great room was a wonderful space for everyone to gather.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Family Reunion

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for a family reunion to celebrate our mothers 80th birthday. It was great there was 10 adults and 3 children and we had plenty of space inside and out. It was everything that we were expecting it to be. Matt was great he answered any questions that we had. Would stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great place for a family reunion

  • 5 of 5

Thank you, Matt. All 11 of us had a great time at your house. We made good use of everything available to us—the hot tub, grill, porch, yard, fireplace, laundry, etc. The kitchen was well stocked with everything we needed for big family meals, and we really appreciated having a fully stocked spice cupboard. All we needed to do was shop for the main ingredients, and that was easily done at Broulim's in Driggs (though Broulim's is closed on Sunday).

The house is a beautiful 16-minute drive from Driggs, which isn't far when you have the peaks of the Grand Tetons to look at. With this as home base, we took day trips to Yellowstone NP and Grand Teton NP, went to the Rodeo in Jackson, and some of us took a breathtaking lift ride on the lift the mountain at the Targhee ski resort.

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very nice facility

  • 5 of 5

Had 4 children & families ages 77 to 10 wks, lodge fit us well. great kitchen with 6 burner stove. outdoor fireplace being worked on, close to hiking and lots of sight-seeing, great drive to Jackson. Very convenient to Rexburg & Idaho Falls. Just thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Matt was there if we needed him but was invisible otherwise. Highly recommend it. (Pictures are quite accurate).

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Idaho Falls
Nearest Barpub
10 Miles
The Royal Wolf
Nearest Golf
18 Miles
Teton Springs
Nearest Restaurant
10 Miles
Teton Thai
Nearest Ski
21 Miles
Grand Targhee
Car: necessary

Summer activites include: world-class fly fishing, hiking and backpacking, mountain biking, horseback riding, music festivals at Grand Targhee.

Winter activities include: skiing/snowboarding at Grand Targhee, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $250
Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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