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Vacation rentals in Montana

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Calowahcan Cabin
Entire cabin · 2 guests · 2 beds · 1 bath
Calowahcan CabinThis quaint 500 square foot cabin is nestled in at the base of the beautiful Mission Mountains. It’s minutes from fabulous hiking trails and untouched wilderness. If you're looking for a honeymoon cabin, writers getaway or couples retreat, this is just the spot for you. Find us on Instagram @calowahcancabin Unfortunately due to pet hair and allergies we are not a pet friendly cabin. Thank you for understanding.
Georgetown Lake Escape  With Starlink
Entire cabin · 6 guests · 4 beds · 3.5 baths
Georgetown Lake Escape With StarlinkLog cabin on the ridge a mile above the lake. Premier fishing, ice fishing, Discovery Ski Area, snowmobiling, ghost towns, pan for gold or sapphires. Enjoy the National Kiteboarding Finals. Jetted tub, radiant heat floors, forced air heat, automatic generator, upper balconies, and large deck with covered porch. Numerous amenities. The views and sunsets are breathtaking, and you have front row seats to animal sightings such as deer, elk, moose, bald eagles, and even bears.
Modern Tiny House in Lakeside (The Stillwater)
Entire cabin · 4 guests · 2 beds · 1 bath
Modern Tiny House in Lakeside (The Stillwater)One of four modern cabins on the edge of ten acres at the end of a new residential subdivision. Enjoy contemporary aesthetics and amenities in a wooded setting in our friendly town. Within walking distance to Flathead Lake waterfront park, restaurants, brewery, and all Lakeside has to offer. Up the road is Blacktail Mountain Ski Area, and access to thousands of acres of public forest to hike, bike, and explore.

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  1. Entire rental unit
  2. Kalispell
Perfect MT Vaca-Hot tub-Ski-Hike-Glacier Park
ﺩ.ﺇ395 per night
  1. Entire cottage
  2. Neihart
Creekside Cottage Ranch - Near Showdown
ﺩ.ﺇ716 per night
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  2. Belgrade
Ross Peak Views, Ponds, Fireplace @forthelovefarms
ﺩ.ﺇ472 per night
  1. Entire cabin
  2. Neihart
Showdown Oasis- Downtown Neihart.
ﺩ.ﺇ474 per night
  1. Entire guesthouse
  2. Kila
Luxurious cabin in the woods with mountain views
ﺩ.ﺇ349 per night
  1. Private room
  2. Pray
Trails End at Paradise Found - near Chico & Sage
ﺩ.ﺇ521 per night
  1. Entire cottage
  2. Saint Ignatius
NEW! Cheerful country cottage with woodfired sauna
ﺩ.ﺇ312 per night
  1. Entire cabin
  2. Pray
ﺩ.ﺇ395 per night
  1. Entire guest suite
  2. Sula
Barn side guest suite with a spectacular view
ﺩ.ﺇ551 per night
  1. Entire chalet
  2. Helena
Black Mountain Chalet
ﺩ.ﺇ551 per night
  1. Entire cabin
  2. Darby
Cozy & Peaceful Painted Rocks Lake Cabin w/Hot Tub
ﺩ.ﺇ474 per night
  1. Entire cabin
  2. Superior
Cozy 2 BR log cabin with views
ﺩ.ﺇ386 per night

Your guide to Montana

Welcome to Montana

Montana easily earns its unofficial nickname: Big Sky Country. There’s something about the jagged peaks and sweeping prairies that make the horizons seem vaster in the Mountain West. Hundreds of lakes, alpine trails, and thrilling slopes help explain Montana’s allure as an outdoor adventure destination, where legendary national parks such as Glacier and the northern reaches of Yellowstone preserve some of America’s most pristine wildernesses. This is also a place meant for road trips. Threaded through with remote highways and scenic drives, the state’s landscapes vary dramatically as you move from one side to the other — from the Great Plains in the east to the grandeur of the Rocky Mountains in the west. When you finally roll into main cities such as Billings and Missoula, or popular destinations like Whitefish and Bozeman, you’ll find little urban centers known for their rising culinary scenes, craft breweries, and Montana’s unmistakably rugged culture.

How do I get around Montana?

Montana is the fourth-largest state in the union by land area, but with one of the lowest population densities. That means there are limited public transportation options. You’ll want a car to get around. Thankfully, flying in is easy: The state claims five international airports, each located conveniently near major outdoor destinations. For access to the northern entrances of Yellowstone National Park as well as ski resort Big Sky, fly into Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (BZN). Billings Logan International Airport (BIL) in southern Montana and Missoula International Airport (MSO) in northwest Montana provide access to the state’s two largest cities. Glacier Park International Airport (FCA) in Kalispell is the most convenient for trips to the iconic Glacier National Park.

When is the best time to stay in a vacation rental in Montana?

Montana’s national parks get busiest in the peak months of July and August. Summer offers the most predictably warm weather, which makes it ideal for hiking, swimming in the lakes and rivers, and backcountry excursions. Early fall sees crowds thin. September and early October are favorite months for solitude seekers. From December to March, snow in the Rocky Mountains lures the crowds back to the slopes around resort towns like Big Sky and Whitefish. Away from the resort towns, winter and spring can be somewhat unpredictable, with conditions generally a bit colder and snowier east of the continental divide. Heavy snowfall means remote roads are often not maintained, leaving many magnificent landscapes accessible only to experienced outdoors people.

What are the top things to do in Montana?

National Bison Range

Visit one of the few places left on the continent where the bison still roam freely. On the Flathead Indian Reservation in western Montana, the National Bison Range conserves the habitat for around 300 of North America’s largest mammals, a species that nearly went extinct in the late 1800s. Under the stewardship of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes, the nature refuge gives wildlife watchers and photographers opportunities to spot these majestic creatures up close.

Glacier National Park

If your mental image of Montana has magnificent snowy peaks and pristine evergreen forests, then you’re probably picturing Glacier National Park — an expansive wilderness area in the northern Rocky Mountains. It’s a top destination for outdoor recreation, with 762 alpine lakes and more than 700 miles of trails to explore. The seasonal Going-to-the-Sun Road crosses the park from east to west, lined with scenic viewpoints.

Continental Divide National Scenic Trail

Hikers trace the continental divide several hundred miles through western Montana, where you can step between the Atlantic and Pacific oceans’ watersheds. The epic long-distance trail cuts across multiple scenic areas, including the Bob Marshall Wilderness and Lewis and Clark National Forest. Akin to the Appalachian and Paific Crest trails, the Continental Divide is a destination for backpackers, though its many access points make it easy to do day hikes.