The First Tracks Chalet is named for its excellent ski-in/ski-out - from the door - access to Big Sky/Moonlight Basin. Directly adjacent to the Powder River ski run, you can start each day at first chair on the Iron Horse lift or enjoy the breathtaking sunrises with your unlimited mountain, valley, ski slope views from all rooms. This luxury chalet has it all.
This 3 bedroom/3.5 bathroom end unit Saddle Ridge chalet has 3 levels, providing the perfect amount of space for everyone. Whether you are traveling with family or friends or looking for a romantic getaway, each room of this Saddle Ridge offers Smart TV's, luxury bedding, and a private bathroom with heated flooring. The master suite is located on the lower level with a king bed, private bath, unbeatable views, and direct access to the private outdoor hot tub. Bedroom suite 2 is also located on the lower level with a queen bed, private bath, and spectacular views. Bedroom suite 3, on the upper level, has a queen bed and 1 twin over twin log bunk bed and a private bath.
The main level with rustic hardwood floors and surround sound consists of the large open living room which boasts amazing views in all directions, a separate dining area, and large open kitchen with granite counters, stainless steel appliances, and eat-in area for 3. Walk-out on either of the 2 decks to enjoy sunrises and sunsets, watch the skiers ski by, grill out on the gas grill, or enjoy your morning coffee or a glass of wine in the evening - on those warm days. You will feel like you are at a winter beach - relaxing and yet exciting to have the snow at your feet. The laundry room, with full size washer/dryer, is located on the lower level hallway. There is parking for 2 cars directly in front of the front door, along with private ski racks on the front porch. It is so easy to unload bags and groceries or hop in the car for a quick outing or delicious dinner.
In the winter, Big Sky Resort offers “The Biggest Skiing in America” for experts, kids, and everyone in between with 5,800 skiable acres, 4,350 feet vertical drop, and average annual snowfall of 400+ inches. It’s not just downhill that is superb, cross-country skiers are invited to the historic Lone Mountain Ranch, voted #1 Nordic Ski Resort in North America with over 85 kilometers of groomed trails through the wilderness. There are endless other winter activities including Yellowstone National Park, snowmobiling, snowshoeing, dog sledding, ice fishing or a relaxing day at the spa.
In the summer, you are just minutes from exceptional fly fishing, river rafting, golfing, hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, ziplining and more. Plus, the West entrance of Yellowstone National Park is only about 45 minutes away while following the historic HWY 191 along the scenic Gallatin River. Don't miss the free concerts, farmer's markets, and weekly special events throughout the summer!
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Key Residence Features:
Excellent Ski-In/Ski-Out Luxury Chalet on the Slope | Private Hot Tub | Gas Grill
View and Location:
Breathtaking Mountain Views | Ski-in/Ski-out Access | Moonlight Basin | 60 miles to West Yellowstone | 55 Miles to Bozeman Airport
Bedroom 1- King-sized bed | Lower Level
Bedroom 2- Queen-sized bed | Lower Level
Bedroom 3- Queen-sized bed | Twin-over-Twin bunk bed | Upper Level
Bathroom 1: Single Vanity | Standing Shower | Heated Floors | Toilet | Lower Level
Bathroom 2: Double Vanity | Shower/Tub Combo | Heated Floors | Toilet | Lower Level
Bathroom 3: Single Vanity | Standing Shower | Heated Floors | Toilet | Upper Level
Bathroom 4: Half Bath | Single Vanity | Toilet | Main Level
Kitchen Amenities and Supplies:
Standard Coffee Machine | Keurig | Toaster | Electric Griddle | Hand Mixer | Ice Maker | Bakeware | Crockpot | Cooking Utensils | Basic Spices | Dishwasher | Microwave | Gas Range | Fridge | Freezer
Seating for up to 9 people | Breakfast Table has seating for 3 people
What We Provide:
Stay Montana provides a complimentary starter kit of amenities to make your stay more comfortable
Linens: Sheets | Pillows | Blankets | Comforters | Body Towels | Hand Towels | Hot Tub Towels
Hygiene: 1 individual travel sized Bee Kind by Gilchrist & Soames soap, shampoo and conditioner per bathroom
Household: 2 rolls of toilet paper per bathroom | 2 extra trash bags per can
Kitchen: Salt and Pepper | 2 rolls of paper towels | 10 dishwasher tablets | 1 bottle liquid dish soap | 1 Sponge
Laundry: 10 laundry detergent pods
Gas fireplace | 55-inch Smart TV | Sound Bar/Bluetooth | Fans | Humidifiers
Please note, most homes in Montana do not have air conditioning. We encourage guests to open the windows at night to enjoy cooler evening temperatures and close them during the day (including curtains/blinds) to keep the cool air in. For your safety, please only open windows when you are present in the property. Additionally, most homes will have fans located in the bedroom closets.
Private Hot Tub | Ski Racks | Sleds | Outdoor Grill | Parking
Summer: Festivals | Fishing | Fly Fishing | Golf | Hiking | Kayaking | Mountain Biking | Rafting | Rock Climbing | Swimming | Boating | Scenic Drives | Sightseeing | Shopping | Dining
Winter: Cross Country Skiing | Downhill/Alpine Skiing | Ice Skating | Sledding/Tubing | Snowboarding | Snowmobiling | Snowshoeing | Shopping | Dining
Wireless Internet (WIFI) - speeds cannot be guaranteed based upon weather or usage in the area | Live or Cable/Satellite TV | Smart TV
Carbon monoxide detector | Smoke alarms | Fire extinguisher
Stay Montana Professional Cleaning Standards:
Cleaning products (CDC approved) applied with microfiber cloths | Sheets and Towels are laundered by a commercial laundry facility (not in the home) | Professionally trained cleaning staff using personal protective equipment | Disinfection of high touch areas using a pressurized sprayer (or electrostatic sprayer) – counters, light switches, remotes, door handles | Individually packaged, eco-friendly shampoo, conditioner, and soap.
Linens Provided | On-Call Maintenance | Concierge | 24-hour Emergency Line | In-home Property Tablet with property specific home information and video guide
No smoking | No pets allowed | Additional taxes and fees may apply | Minimum Age Requirement - 25 Years old | Required Vacation Rental Agreement to be signed by guest prior to arrival | No outside Fires during Fire Season on any outdoor fire pit