Fondly called _Fjell Hjem_ in Norwegian by the owners, this truly is a "Mountain Home" as the translation says. Private location on twenty beautiful acres in the mountains near Big Sky on Beaver Creek. A spacious home with a rock fireplace in the great room and another living area upstairs.
Four bedrooms and three and a half bathrooms, on two levels - approximately 4000 square feet.
BRIEF DESCRIPTION: This spacious four bedroom home enjoys a private location up Beaver Creek Canyon in beautiful Big Sky. Guests will enjoy fantastic mountain views, lots of peace and quiet, easy access to hiking, and fishing Beaver Creek from this home. It is a ten-minute drive to Big Sky Resort and a few minutes farther to adjoining Moonlight Basin. Yellowstone Park is just 45 minutes away. An extra bonus includes the outdoor hot tub, perfect for an evening of stargazing.
BEDROOMS AND BATHS: The main home has three bedrooms, with a fourth bedroom in the bonus room apartment over the adjoining garage, and three and a half bathrooms. There are two additional pullout sofas in the home for more flexible sleeping arrangements. The master bedroom has a king size bed, luxury linens of course, and an attached private bath with a deep, jetted tub and separate shower. Located on the second floor are the other two bedrooms. Each have a queen bed and share a full bath out in the hall. There is a loft over the living room on this level that is set up with a queen size pull out sofa. The fourth bedroom in the home is actually an attached apartment over the garage. There is a double size Murphy bed, as well as a pullout sofa in the apartment. The main home sleeps up to eight guests, and the apartment will accommodate up to four more guests.
KITCHEN: This fully equipped kitchen has high quality appliances and amenities. It has absolutely everything you will need for any meal you have planned. There is a nice selection of cookware, serving ware and a good spice cabinet as well. Out on the deck you will find an infrared gas barbecue grill and seating for those outdoors meals.
DINING AREA: The dining area adjoins the kitchen, and includes a table that will seat eight comfortably, along with extra barstools situated around the kitchen island for overflow guests.
LIVING ROOM: This is a true great room off the kitchen area with huge windows for amazing views of the forested hillsides, distant mountains and Beaver Creek below. Enjoy the great views and visiting wildlife from the living room or from the wrap around deck outside.There is also a loft area up over the great room, which is a great place to sneak away for a little nap or private reading time. The sofa up in the loft area is a pullout bed for groups that need a bit more space.
ACTIVITIES NEARBY: Besides phenomenal Big Sky and Moonlight Basin skiing, there are also great Nordic trails for the cross country skiers in your group at nearby Lone Mountain Ranch. You can also head down to Yellowstone in either summer or winter to see the most beautiful country in the world, wildlife, natural thermal features, and endless hiking and fishing opportunities. Big Sky area has plenty of its own hiking and mountain biking trails. Fishermen will enjoy Beaver Creek and the nearby access to the Gallatin River as well as the solitude of fishing in Yellowstone Park. Add to the list, whitewater rafting, horseback riding, golf, shopping and the great towns of Big Sky and Bozeman for dining, shopping, music, the fun never ends. There's so much to do!
CLOSEST TOWN AND AIRPORT: It's about a five minute drive to Big Sky's Meadow Village, and 45 minutes or so to Bozeman, Belgrade, or West Yellowstone. Bozeman's Gallatin Field airport is the closest commercial airport, which is about one hour away from the home.