The SpaceThe Home is surrounded by 20 acres of canyons, hills and cliffs. There is a beautiful WRAP-AROUND DECK with outdoor seating and a hot tub that accommodates up to 7 people, a perfect place to observe Montana's starry nights. We have a front lawn that is maintained and holds the possibility of small sided soccer games, volleyball, badminton and various other lawn games. For our guests with small children, we have a smaller play tee-pee, a swing set and a trampoline that is dug into the ground. Take a leisurely walk to the campfire pit only a short distance away from the house where you can have a real Montana camping experience with cookouts and story telling around open fire and under open sky. For those wanting to indulge their free native wild spirit and roughing it, we offer a humble sleeping space in the larger tee-pee near the camp fire!
The Paradise Mountain Retreat is a 6 bedroom home that will comfortably accommodate 16 people.
The house features a recreation room with a ping pong table and an extra kitchenette.
There are two bedrooms with king size beds, one bedroom containing two twin size beds, one bedroom with a full size bed, one bedroom with a queen, the largest bedroom contains a queen bed along with two twin size beds. We also have a queen size pull out couch in the living room.
The kitchen features granite counters and is well equipped to meet all your cooking needs. The kitchen is large enough to accommodate multiple cooks and helpers, it is a great holiday kitchen. The kitchen also has a dishwasher, convection oven and large french door refrigerator. The dinning room has a wooden table that is large enough to accommodate up to 14 people.
For those cold, magical winter days the floor heat radiates through the playful Mexican style tiles while the wood stove keeps the whole house feeling cozy and warm.
PAYMENT, DEPOSIT AND CANCELLATION POLICY:
A 50% deposit is required to confirm your reservation. In the event of cancellation, a full refund of your deposit will be made (within 14 days) if we are notified at least 60 days in advance of your confirmed arrival date. If however, you cancel within 60 days and we are able to fill your dates, we will be pleased to refund your deposit less $50 administration fee. The balance of your rental fee along with a $250 security deposit and accommodation tax of 7% is due on arrival (security deposit refunded within two weeks of departure). We accept Master card, Visa & personal and traveler's checks.
*Cancellation refunds will not be issued when multiple cancellations are requested at the same time, due to the following circumstances beyond the control of the Paradise Mountain Retreat: Natural disasters and acts of God, Acts of terrorism, Governmental shutdowns or other restrictions effecting the enjoyment of the region, Social or economic disorder or collapse. Guest AccessFull access Interaction with GuestsWe are just down the road for any questions our guests may have. The NeighborhoodFor winter fun outdoors we have a list of exciting options:
* for a Hot Springs experience, try Chico Hot Springs Resort, located 15 min away. Or for the more adventurous type, try the Boiling River located in Yellowstone park just before Mammoth (40 min away).
*Sledding at snowbank camp ground up Mill Creek Road (20 min away).
*DOG SLED RIDE, jingle belling through a winter wonderland with Absaroka Dog Sledding Company located at Chico Hot Springs Resort (15 min away).
*YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK--- Take the family ice skating, snowshoeing or cross country skiing all conveniently located in Mammoth Hot Springs. (40 min)
To catch the winter wildlife, take a drive through Lamar Valley, the best winter wildlife watching route. You might spot wolves, coyotes, buffalo and here and there a sneaky fox.
At the end of this route, you will find yourself pleasantly surprised at the sight of Cooke City; an old-western rural village tucked away in the mountains where you can rest your horse(oh sorry, park your car!) slurp some hearty winter soup and be ready for the trip back home.
*world famous downhill ski resort Bridger Bowl is located an hour and a half away from Paradise Mountain Retreat.
Of course, the cozy home and hot tub will be waiting for you upon your return to the Paradise Mountain Retreat.
For summer fun:
*Hiking to majestic waterfalls and lakes in this valley we call paradise.
*Looking for an adventure? Look no further whitewater rafting and zip-lining are among the heart throbbing adventures you can find here!
*Not so much into adrenaline go for a scenic float on the yellowstone possibly catch a glimpse of Montana's most majestic animals. Bald eagles, grizzly bear, elk, deer and maybe more!
*Drive across the river to the Emigrant fishing access where you can catch some rays down or get your creative juices flowing
and build a castle made of sand!
*The Yellowstone river is famous for it's fly fishing! There are many guides in the valley to arrange a trip with!
*Dailey Lake is a quaint lake just a 25 minute drive from Paradise Mountain retreat, go fishing, have a picnic, enjoy a nice swim or watch the many windsurfers on the lake.
*And of course Yellowstone National park and all it's beauty is waiting for you just a short (40 min) drive away! we recommend visiting the following locations in the park.
* Old Faithful
* West Thumb & Grant Village
* Lake, Bridge Bay & Fishing Bridge
* Canyon Village
* Tower-Roosevelt Getting AroundCar is needed Other Things to NoteKeywords: Montana, Yellowstone National Park, Whitewater rafting, horse back riding, fly fishing, Chico hot springs, boiling river, skiing, dog sledding, cross country skiing, x-country skiing, hiking,