Updated home and lakeshore on Georgetown Lake in the desirable Philipsburg Bay area. Mere steps from covered front porch to the 70 feet of private lake shore and red sand beach with spectacular views of the Pintler Mountains. You will not find another vacation home closer to water's edge. Sip your morning coffee and listen to cackling grebes or watch eagles and osprey fish. If you're fortunate one of several moose amble by feeding on the willows at water's edge. Watch your children play in the sand while you sit on the covered deck.
Two provided sit-in kayaks help you explore the lake. Bring your own life jackets to meet compliance with Montana laws. Enjoy the amazing wildlife views and stargazing from the lakeside fire pit while you roast marshmallows and recap your days adventures. Discovery Ski area has trails in the summer for mountain bike enthusiasts.
This home offers easy access on a single level and off road parking for three vehicles. A public boat launch is a short distance away at Philipsburg Bay campground.
Our personal cabin and land adjacent to this property, which is often occupied on weekends during peak season, means any questions you might have or assistance you might need is just steps away.
The home offers a fully equipped kitchen/dining area with all the appliances and conveniences for the home chef, including new pots, pans and professional knives. Plenty of storage with two refrigerators (second one gives plenty of storage for beverages in summer months). The dining area looks out onto the deck and shore through sliding glass doors.
Two full bathrooms, one with tub, include soap, shampoo and high quality
Bedroom one offers a comfortable full bed across from the main bathroom.
The larger bedroom features a queen bed and a twin over full bunk, all with new Doctors choice mattresses. The room contains a full bathroom with separate shower/toilet room and a spacious walk-in closet. All beds feature top of the line new linens.
For added guests there is a queen sofa bed in living room and a rollaway bed if needed.
Comfy family room adjacent to dining area offers great views of lake with spacious windows. Amenities include woodstove, large TV, DVD player and wireless Internet for streaming movies, Internet searches etc. but gigabyte capacity in area limits gaming activites. A nice collection of Montana books, games and puzzles can engage the family.
Washer and dryer included with soap and fabric softener.
Covered deck offers bistro seating and love seat.
The enclosed entry room has plentiful storage space.
Large camp fire area has log and bench seating (camp chairs also available). Lawn area includes hanging swing, lawn chairs, picnic table and gas barbecue.
We are pet friendly, but in consideration of all our guests, we ask that pets not be allowed in the main living and sleeping areas inside the home. The enclosed long entry room provides a safe, warm area for them.
In addition to swimming, fishing, boating on the lake, the Pintler region provides ample outdoor recreation. We love day hikes in the Pintler Mountain range and have some of our favorites marked in the copy of the Anaconda-Pintler Wilderness hiking book in the home. If you decide to venture beyond the lake area, the affordable Jack Nicklaus designed golf course is 30 minutes away in Anaconda. A wonderful day trip is the Lewis and Clark Caverns near Whitehall. The mining city of Butte is 60 miles away with Our Lady of the Rockies, the World Museum of Mining and the W.A. Clark mansion. 10 to 12 miles west is the charming town of Phllipsburg with the Sweet Place, brewery, summer performances in a historic theatre, and the nearby ghost town of Granite. Additional guide to recreation opportunities are provided in our visitors' book.
House rules: Normal check in 4 p.m., checkout 11 a.m. If facility is ready earlier check in may be available, please inquire day before or day of arrival. Please, no parties or events. Consult owner for details or waiver to this policy.
Property usage is limited to the number of renters agreed upon in contract.
No smoking allowed inside the home
Minimum age of renter 21
Maximum occupancy: Regular beds for 7, maximum occupancy of 10 with sofa bed and rollaway. No tents or trailers allowed on property.
Pets are allowed with signed contract in lieu of pet deposit. In consideration of all guests pets are only allowed in the entry room, the covered lakeside porch and on the grounds, Pets are not allowed in living and sleeping areas of the home.
100% refund if cancelled 30 days or more prior to arrival date. 50% refund if cancelled at least 14 days prior to arrival date.