Right on the famed Gallatin River, a fisherman's paradise!
Two master suites each with private attached baths.
Gourmet kitchen with a fabulous view.
Walking distance to hiking trails and Montana Whitewater Rafting Company for all your adventures!
BRIEF DESCRIPTION: This beautiful home is set on 4 acres at the location of the fishing scenes in the classic film "A River Runs Through It" in the Gallatin Canyon. This home is a fisherman's dream, with immediate private access out your back door to one of the world's premier fly fishing rivers. You'll enjoy the sound of the river rushing behind the house.The home offers privacy at the base of Storm Castle Peak with the river in your backyard. This property also has a restored forest service cabin overlooking the river, making a great bunkhouse for older children and extra guests! The Eagle River Lodge is 15-20 minutes from Big Sky and 30 minutes to Bozeman. The home has limited satellite internet access.
BEDROOMS AND BATHROOMS: The main house offers 2 master bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. On the main level off the kitchen is one master bedroom with a king bed, large windows and walk in closet. The attached master bath is bright with a large walk-in tile shower with adjustable shower head. Off the kitchen hall is a half bath. Upstairs is the second master bedroom with a king bed, walk in closet and private bath. This bath has a large Jacuzzi tub and walk in tile shower. The downstairs living area’s couch is a full size sleeper sofa for extra sleeping space in the main house. The guest cabin has 2 sets of twin bunks (sleeping 4) on the first floor, and a queen size bed in the cabin's loft. The cabin has a toilet, sink, tub and there's a wonderful deck overlooking the river.
KITCHEN AND DINING: The beautiful gourmet kitchen has stainless steel appliances, a walk in pantry, granite counter tops and an island for meal preparation. There is a breakfast bar that will seat two adjoining the living area, where you will find a dining room table for eight. Outside the double doors of the living room is a patio with a BBQ grill and picnic table for outdoor grilling/dining.
GREAT ROOM: Large windows bring the mountain views indoors! This bright and inviting space has a gas fireplace, a comfortable couch that doubles as a full size sleeper sofa and a 40’ flat-screen satellite TV. Upstairs off the master bedroom you will find a second living area overlooking the downstairs, with comfortable seating and a 65’’ flat-screen satellite TV. There are DVD players as well as some DVDs to enjoy after a day of exploring.
SETTING, ACREAGE, AND VIEWS: Eagle River Lodge is set on 4 acres at the filming location for the fishing scenes in the classic film “A River Runs Through It”. The Storm Castle cliffs offer a beautiful landscape and views around the home.
OUTDOOR AMENITIES: There is a nice patio outside through the double doors of the living room. There is a BBQ grill, picnic table, and a few steps away a fire pit with outdoor seating. You’ll see the beautiful cliffs and hear the river in this private backyard. Off the guest cabin is a deck overlooking the Gallatin River as well as a picnic table for outdoor seating.
CLOSEST TOWN AND AIRPORT: You are about one half hour from both downtown Bozeman and Bozeman’s Gallatin Field Airport and 20 minutes to Big Sky's Meadow Village.
ACTIVITIES NEARBY: Besides fishing right out the door, Montana Whitewater, one of our favorite river outfitters is walking distance up the road, and there are numerous great hiking trail-heads within a few miles. Big Sky and Moonlight Basin Ski areas are about 30 minutes away. Yellowstone National Park is a do-not-miss for your trip! In addition to all this, there is everything that the fun towns of Bozeman and Big Sky have to offer.