- Turn-key, fully furnished
- Custom 4,930 sqft log home with high end finishes
- 99.13 acres bordering national forest
- Over 1/3 mile of West Fork of the Bitterroot River
- 2,650 sqft 6 bay garage with guest apartment
- Wine cellar
- Greenhouse and garden
The West Fork River Mountain Retreat offers one of the most attractive opportunities to own a remarkable recreational property on renowned trout water with direct private national forest access in Montana and the Rocky Mountain West. Situated in the coveted West Fork drainage of the Bitterroot Valley, this Montana ranch encompasses 99.13 secluded acres consisting of mature stands of conifers and cottonwoods in a park like setting along .34 miles of the West Fork of the Bitterroot River. This, along with the adjoining national forest access, makes this Montana ranch a true recreational paradise as an owner can catch trout and hunt elk only steps from the home. Extraordinary care and attention to detail were taken during the design and remodel of the 4,930 sqft log home. Given the spectacular outdoor setting, the home is complimented by significant and comfortable outdoor living spaces. Other attributes include a 6-bay barn (which includes guest quarters, a fully-equipped gym and workshop), wine cellar (which is attractively built into a hillside) and walled garden and greenhouse (with automatic watering).
The West Fork River Mountain Retreat is an excellent opportunity to own a remarkable recreational ranch in Montana’s Bitterroot Valley with over one third of a mile of West Fork frontage, a private pond and masterfully-constructed custom log home in a mountain setting. With adjacent national forest and countless recreational pursuits available both on the property and in close proximity, this ranch offering is sure to satisfy the discerning ranch buyer and avid outdoor enthusiast.
Get To Know Missoula Ranches for Sale in Missoula, Montana
Rated by Outside Magazine as one of the “25 Best Small Towns in America,” Missoula is a vibrant university town located in Montana’s stunning Bitterroot Valley. Known as Montana’s “Banana Belt” for its slightly warmer temperatures, the Bitterroot Valley is home to some of Montana’s best recreational activities. River, small stream, and lake fishing are all within a short cast. The abundance of public land allows for great hiking, biking, hunting, and skiing adventures with potential for new exploration. Lost Trail Ski area is an exceptional family ski area at the south end of the Bitterroot. For the golfer, there are 10 private and public courses from Hamilton down to Missoula.
Missoulians are known for taking pride in the arts, music and all that makes their city and area special. The Missoula County Airport is a commercial airline facility and is currently served by Alaska, Delta, United, and Allegiant Airlines. Hamilton and Missoula offer excellent services, including sport and fly shops, shopping, premier restaurants, medical and emergency health services.