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Alberton Gorge Riverfront Log Cabin, Superior, MT

Bedrooms 2
Separate WC's1
Space 900 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Log Cabin on Clark Fork River with separate studio Apt.

Cabin is located right next to Alberton Gorge whitewater rafting takeout...Tremendous Fly Fishing in front of Cabin and downstream..Borders State Land...Mountain Biking out the door yet right off pavement...Famous Hiawatha Bike Trail only 45 minutes away..Cabin sleeps 4 and separate Studio Apt. above garage is perfect for another couple or children. So peaceful! Great place for rest and relaxation!

James Nelson
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
13 February, 2018

About James Nelson

After living 45 years of my life in Montana. I decided to move to North Dakota where I met my wife, a realtor, and continued residential construction. Summer vacations every year are trips back to my old stomping grounds to fly fish and hike with my sons who live in Missoula. As a youth I spent every weekend and summer fly fishing with my grandparents, hiking up every drainage to every mountain lake I could find on a topo map. These recent years our trips included the St. Joe and Clearwater drainage in Idaho. we would drive by the area where our new cabin is and cut south on Trout Creek or Cedar Creek roads to the Blue Ribbon trout streams. Some trips would just be day hikes into the beautiful Alpine Lakes on the Mountana divide. Then last fall we stumbled upon this cabin built in 1996 on the Clark Fork River and knew this was where we wanted to come on our weeks off. In the past our families have enjoyed renting beautiful rentals as ours...With only limited time off each year we've decided to share our beautiful log cabin with you and share my knowledge of amazing adventures in the area.

James Nelson purchased this cabin in 2011

Why James Nelson chose Superior

Where to begin...A beautiful log cabin on the low bank of the Clark Fork River. It borders state land and is a couple hundred feet from the last take out of the Alberton Gorge, famous for its whitewater rafting. The freshly oxygenated water downstream from the cabin makes the fly fishing spectacular. you can sit on the deck or porch swing and watch the eagles and osprey hunt or watch the fish rise to the daily hatches. Being only 45 minutes from the Hiawatha Bike Trail, Quinn Hot Springs and Cascade Falls has its appeal too. For me it's a jumping off point for hiking too. The many numerous mountain lakes within an hour and the two roads I take to my favorite Idaho fishing river. Montana's largest and newest state park is 15 minutes away will open in 2014 and so is the largest pine tree in Montana. Golfing at Trestle Creek Golf Course is also only minutes away. Inside the cabin is a Forest Service look-out map on the wall marked with adventure spots for all ages. Be it a Alpine Lake you can drive too or one to hike too, a Forest Service Look-out, Hot Springs, mountain bike trails or the famous rafting waters out your door. We're here to share our past adventures with you!!

What makes this cabin unique

We've tried to set-up our log cabin with all the amenities you could want. Perfect for 2-3 couples or a family with kids that want their space this is the perfect set-up. The main cabin has a large master suite upstairs along with a tub/shower bathroom and amazing river views. On the main level you have a wonderful kitchen with all the amenities, dining room, laundry room, 1/2 bath and a living room area all with views of the Clark Fork River. Outside there's a covered porch with a swing and fire pit area for entertaining. The studio apartment sits above the garage for the kis or second couple and includes a 3/4 bath, fridge and amazing river views also. All in all you can sleep up to 6 comfortably here.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Superior in Mineral County

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Please read attached Rental Agreement for refund policy by owner. VRBO refunds their Service Fee and Bank Charges.
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , with sink on cabin main level.
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Cabin has a full bathroom upstairs and a 1/2 bath on the main floor. The studio apartment has a 3/4 bath with shower.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Cabin master bedroom is on the second floor with a queen bed. Main floor has a futon that will sleep two. Studio apartment above the garage has a sofa sleeper and a full size bed.
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • churches
  • library
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • ski
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting


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Alberton Gorge Riverfront Log Cabin, Superior, MT
average rating of 4.9166665 based on 24 reviews

Wonderful cabin on the river!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I spent our honeymoon here and it could t have been more perfect! We are already planning another trip back! If I could rate it as more than 5 starts I would!

  • Review Submitted: 24-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Clean and cozy

  • 5 of 5

Jim and Holly,

Thank you for sharing your beautiful home. We had such a wonderful and peaceful stay.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Costa Mesa

Loved it! Loved the quiet! And the hummingbirds and the beaver and the bald eagle snatching a fish .

  • 5 of 5

Didn't want to leave!

  • Review Submitted: 11-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect weekend getaway!

  • 5 of 5

Clean, cute cabin. Older boys loved having their own "bunkhouse". Perfect serenity....

  • Review Submitted: 09-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: A+ guests! Thank you!
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Carlsbad CA

Could not have been nicer!

  • 5 of 5

The cabin is immaculately clean and the size was perfect where I was concerned it might be too small for our graduation BBQ w/12 people but it was spot on! The 6 people who spent the night were all nice and comfortable even on the pull out couch. Would definitely book again!

  • Review Submitted: 15-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5


  • Review Submitted: 27-Nov-2016
  • Date of Stay: November 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Nearest Barpub
9 Miles
Nearest Golf
9 Miles
Nearest Train
45 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Interstate 90
Nearest Restaurant
9 Miles
Nearest Ski
55 Miles
Lookout Ski Area
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Forest Grove
Car: necessary

Cabin is low bank river front next to the takeout of the famous Alberton Gorge known for its whitewater rafting. From the Cabin downstream is excellent fly fishing...Other close attractions are the Hiawatha Bike Trail, Quinn Hot Springs, Cascade Falls Lookout Pass Ski Resort, Trestle Creek Golf Course and numerous Alpine lakes and Streams with easy access...


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £64.12

There will be an additional $90 cleaning fee per stay. The service fee was created by HomeAway and does not go to the property owner.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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