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Where Cowboys Dream!

Peggy Gascon

Member since: 2007
Call Manager
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Speaks: english
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Peggy Gascon

Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
May 6, 2015
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Where Cowboys Dream!

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

Hungry Horse House Rental Photos and Description

Come to 'Where Cowboys Dream' for a week and you will want to stay for a lifetime! This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to show your family what the 'wild west' was truly like and yet stay in a newer, modern home with newer furnishings located rightt on the wild and scenic Middle Fork of the Flathead River! NOW BOOKING FOR June 2015 and beyond.

The review that mentions steps down to the river and "use at your own risk" was during construction for safety. The steps are completed now and that does not apply. Call for any further questions.

You will begin and end your day on the deck, with coffee in the morning or wine in the evening, watching the river, looking into pristine wild woods beyond and the magnificent peaks of the Rocky Mountains and Glacier National Park. There are Bald Eagle nests across the river and ducks, geese and bald eagles fly and fish the river...AWESOME!

From here you can follow your spirit, be it exploring the Park and Hungry Horse Reservoir 3 miles away, skiing or shopping in Whitefish just 15 miles away, wetting a hook right over the back fence for cutthroat and rainbow trout, or rafting down the river to experience the 'birds eye view',exploring the historic towns of Kalispell and the entire Flathead Valley. You are centrally located, only 15 miles and a world away from Glacier International Airport, 7 miles from West Glacier and the entrance to Glacier National Park, 18 miles to the metro center of Kalispell and 26 miles to Big Fork, a charming town on the north end of Flathead Lake, the largest freshwater body of water west of the Mississippi.

Located in Hungry Horse, Mt., a charming small town, there are gas stations, restaurants, a supermarket, churches and many quaint, family owned businesses to explore at your leisure.

When you return home, you will find 'Where Cowboys Dream' affords you a full kitchen for meals, state of the art entertainment (if unbridled stars and watching for eagles isn't enough for you... no lights!), and you will sink your happy, tired body into luxurious beds and linens for the best night's sleep you have ever had. Fully rested, you can do it all over again tomorrow

Four BR, Two Ba, Newer luxury furnishings, Greatroom,large decks overlook Middle Fork of Wild and Scenic Flathead River. Watch the eagles fly, and gaze into the Mountains of Glacier Park!

Newly constructed/studio over the garage w all the same luxury furnishings with its own deck overlooking the river it is now available for lease itself separate from the house. only sleeps two for $900 in the summer.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Peggy Gascon (Property Manager)
Member since: 2007
Call Manager
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
May 6, 2015

About Peggy Gascon

I am a licensed realtor in Arizona and Montana. I love helping people find their dream home, or an investment property either in Arizona or Montana.

Peggy Gascon purchased this house in 2007

Why Peggy Gascon chose Hungry Horse

I lived for several years in Montana and loved it and wanted to have a second home there.

What makes this house unique

Watching the eagles and ospreys. Looking at the snow covered mountains of Glacier National Park in the distance, yet you are only 5 minutes from a 24 hour grocery, restaurants, and shopping. Don't miss this once-in-a-lifetime experience! Works to explore Glacier Park, Whitefish, Big Fork, Columbia Falls and beyond! ideal for families with all the creature comforts in the house and nearby. Water park and miniature golf are within 3 miles, rafting, fishing right out the back gate, and 12 miles to Glacier Park.

Guestbook comments from the manager

The gathering of this group is always an adventureous tale to be told! So to sum it up - the "Dream'n" part of your homes' name lived up to it wonderfully!

Hikes; Strawberry Lake, Avalanche Lake, Columbia Mtn. Trip to Waterton/Prince of Wales, the vista of St Mary's Lake; all amazing and worth the "narrow drive". Unfortunately, we didn't hike..the wind was gusting 40 mph and our hair was standing on edge.

The best night experience was the :free" lightning show on the back deck. Then the weather front arrived and brought a watering of the flowers and wind to swing the beautiful flower baskets to sleep...along with all our crew/1

Thanks for providing a comfortable, relaxing environment. Our group is from varied parts of Tennessee/Georgia/and the Outback in Australia...the change in weather without humidity was a pleasantry for all!
Aug 2010
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Why HomeAway

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Book with confidence
Book with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

4.6
based on 10 traveler reviews

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Where Cowboys Dream!
average rating of 4.6 based on 18 reviews
powell, wy usa
4

Great experience

  • 4 of 5

We were a party of 8 senior adults and our stay was very enjoyable. We did most of our own cooking in the kitchen and ate our meals on the very nice deck. Nice and quiet and access to the property was easy. The entire area is beautiful with plenty of activities. The beds were comfortable and each bedroom had a large closet. Big pantry for storing your food. Very nice.

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
2

great location, house in need of upkeep

  • 2 of 5

This house's location is terrific to see many Glacier sights. It has four good sized bedrooms with queen beds and two full baths. It was generally clean. It has river access though the stairway to the river was in disrepair and thus we were warned off using it including a signed agreement to not use it. There was a sign at the top of the stairs warning to "use at your own risk".

Of concern is the condition of the interior of the house. It is marketed as sleeping 8 which it does easily but there are only six dining room table chairs. Let's get two more chairs! There is a very nice deck with only a small table seating 4; let's get a bigger table. The air conditioner that was needed in August worked poorly and a screen door for the front and deck doors would have helped ventilation and made the house much more comfortable in the evening. The wooden blinds need repair in most rooms of the house; the kitchen nonstick pans were poor in quality and need to be replaced; table place settings for 8 need to be provided; washcloths for 8 are needed; perhaps a box fan for each bedroom would decrease the need for air conditioning; and WiFi is a reasonable thing to expect for this house.

These are all creature comforts that I expect in a rental house in this price range.

The management company was easy to communicate with throughout the rental process.

  • Submitted: Sep 15, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: There are some items to address here. At the time these guests were here the new steps down to the riverside deck were still under construction, thus the sign asking people to be responsible for themselves while being completed. They are now completed and a lovely addition to the entire experience. I am sorry there was disappointment in their experience, and would have preferred to be told this during their stay so I could have done something for them. In 7 years of owning and renting this property, I have never heard some of these things. I have a great deal of pride of ownership, and encourage you to read ALL the reviews rather than just the one in making your decision! Some of the information seems to have been mixed up here, as there are and always have been 6 chairs for the dining room and 2 bar stools, there is no air conditioning in the house nor is it needed (gets into the 40's or low 50's every night), there are fans in most of the bedroom closets and a huge ceiling fan in the great room. As for seating on the deck(s) , In addition to the four chairs around the table there are 4 other chairs on the deck. The pots and pans are being replaced for this summer season, and there are place settings for at least 8 people in the kitchen with back up dishes to match in the china cabinet. Blinds have been repaired or replaced as needed. Each year between winter and summer seasons, I personally go through and replace needed items, and I will do so this year the end of May. I can assure you, it is a fabulous choice for your family vacation!
Victoria, TX
5

Texas travelers

  • 5 of 5

We stay 8/10-16/2013 and enjoyed the home especially the patio and Flathead river views. The house had everything we needed and proximity to Glacier National Park was great. The Red Bus tour of Glacier was great and we chose to see it from the air via a helicopter ride.

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanx George! So glad you had a great experience!
Pennsylvania
5

A great place to stay with good value

  • 5 of 5

The house is a very comfortable space. The back porch was perfect for relaxing and watching the water and wildlife. All the amenties required for a vacation are included which saved on packing space. The location of the house is convient for trips to Glacier National Park. I would recommend this house to anyone considering a trip to Glacier.

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
5

Colorado Family of four

  • 5 of 5

This home is AMAZING. My husband, 2 children and I stayed a week, and wish we had had more time. Everything about the property was even better that the owner described. The back porch overlooks the river, and is the perfect place for morning coffee or a drink after a long hike. The bedrooms are all comfy, and the master is separate from the others, and also overlooks the river.

The location of the house is really convenient, just a short drive to the West Glacier entrance, but far enough away to be quiet and private. What a great place to stay. I would highly recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Valencia, California
5

Scenic Location

  • 5 of 5

Great location for trips to Glacier National Park, Kalispell, Whitefish and Bigfork . We enjoyed the wonderful accommodations complete with fully stocked kitchen, laundry room, good selection of books, comfy beds and huge patio to enjoy the sights and sounds of nature. We loved walking to the Huckleberry store up the street to have huckleberry pancakes in the morning and plug in our laptops (store has WiFi, house does not). One thing to note: if you plan on fly fishing outside the National Park, where it's free, you will need to buy a fishing license (approx. $35 for 2 days) and you cannot keep any cutthroat trout.

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2011
  • Stayed: Aug 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you..

Map

Nearest Airport
18 Miles
Kalispell International Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
6 blocks
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Meadowlake Resort
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
3 blocks to Highway 2
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Steakhouse
Nearest Ski
18 Miles
Whitefish Mountain ski resort
Nearest Beach
15 Miles
Whitefish Lake
Car: necessary

BEST OF MONTANA WITH WILD RIVER AND GLACIER PARK VIEWS FROM THE DECK!!

Great base to explore Glacier National Park, Whitefish, Flathead Valley, all Northwestern Montana, The Last Best Place!RESTAURANTS: Many choices in Columbia Falls(5 miles), the Nite Owl is wonderful for breakfast or pies and the Back Room for dinner! Kalispell (18 miles) for all choices, Whitefish (15 miles), West Glacier (7 miles) in Coram is rumored to be the best pies in Montana. Big Fork on Flathead Lake (26 miles) for the finest in dining. Nearby GOLF COURSES: Meadow Lake,Columbia Falls-Buffalo Hills and Village Greens, Kalispell-Whitefish Golf Course-Eagle Bend in Bigfork-Big Mountain Golf Club-Glacier View in West Glacier FLY FISHING GUIDES Glacier Wilderness Guides-Montana River Anglers-Channel Outfitters-Northern Rockies Outfitters-Wild River Adventures-Lakestream Fly Fishing WHITEWATER RAFTING Wild River Adventures-Glacier Raft Co.-Great Northern Whitewater-Montana Raft Co. HELICOPTER TOURS-Glacier Heli-Tours-Kruger Helicop-Tours

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Rates & Availability

From $1,895 Per week

Hungry Horse House Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
Jun 1 2015 - Sep 30 2015
7 night minimum stay
$1,895
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable security $750
Cleaning $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 7.0%
Notes $200 off for bookings made in March for June, July, August!!!

Cancellation Policy

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

Hungry Horse House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Waterfront ...
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • King size beds (1) MASTER BR IS KING., Queen size Beds (3) OTHER 3 BEDROOMS ARE QUEENS
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Luxury new linens and furnishings, newer home right on the river. Fenced yard with gate down to the river.

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