Beautiful, alpine setting in the Bridger Canyon. A mountain retreat, perfect for a family reunion or gathering of friends. Extra perks include an outdoor hot tub and high speed internet!
BRIEF DESCRIPTION: This spacious five bedroom home enjoys a private location in Bridger Canyon, just ten minutes from Bozeman. Guests will enjoy fantastic mountain views, lots of peace and quiet, and easy access to hiking from this home. An extra bonus is the outdoor hot tub, perfect for an evening of stargazing.
BEDROOMS AND BATHS: The home has four bedrooms, a studio with a pullout sofa and four and a half bathrooms. There is one additional pullout sofa in a small den for more flexible sleeping arrangements. The master bedroom is located upstairs and is very spacious with a California king size bed and large private bath that includes a deep soaking tub. On the lower level of the home are three more bedrooms. One of these bedrooms is set up with a queen size bed and a private bathroom. The other two bedrooms, (queen size bed in one, two twins in the other) share a bathroom. Then, through an exterior door from the lower level, there is another entrance to the house, where you will find a little studio set up with a full size pullout sofa and a private bathroom. The main level of the home, where you will find the living room, dining area, and kitchen, has a half bathroom.
KITCHEN: This fully equipped kitchen has top of the line appliances and amenities. The kitchen has a Wolff gas range, stainless steel appliances, microwave, coffee maker and grinder, dishwasher, etc! 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 a gas barbecue grill and seating for those outdoors meals.
DINING AREA: There are two dining areas in the home. Adjoining the kitchen is a more casual seating area that will seat up to six at a time. Then, out in the great room is a more formal dining area that seats up to eight.
LIVING ROOM: The living room is absolutely gorgeous, with high ceilings crossed by rugged structural beams. These beams were actually salvaged from a building in San Francisco after one of the major earthquakes. The focal point of the living room is the beautiful rock fireplace, but there is close competition as the view out the glass doors captures a fantastic look at the Bridger Mountain range. The kitchen area has another small gathering place set up with a couch, easy chair, wood burning stove and television with a DVD player and satellite service.There is also a small den in the west wing of the house, with a comfy couch for some private reading time and an exercise bike, in case inclement weather keeps you inside for a day!
SETTING, ACREAGE, VIEWS: Bridger Hills Retreat is located on 14 private acres in the foothills of the Bridger Mountains. The home has lovely landscaping and open meadows in direct proximity to the home and some pretty groves of aspen trees down near the teepee ring out the back door.
ACTIVITIES NEARBY: Besides hiking and mountain biking on nearby trails, there is fishing on the Gallatin River and Yellowstone Rivers -both rivers are just thirty minutes away. Guests can also spend time skiing at Bridger Bowl, which is just 8 miles away, horseback riding, rafting, golf, tours of Yellowstone National Park, and everything that the towns of Bozeman and Livingston have to offer.
CLOSEST TOWN AND AIRPORT: It's about 20 minutes to Bozeman's Gallatin Field airport. Bozeman is just ten minutes from the home, Livingston is about thirty minutes away.