Each deluxe suite has a private entrance, private bath, 1 bedroom/sitting room, kitchen with microwave, refrigerator, coffee maker, and some with a cooking range, 2 queen beds, central air and heat, satellite TV, ceiling fans, outdoor BBQ by the water and patio area ,wooden porch, sitting area, native Douglas Fir log work and access to the Great Room. Daily maid service included and Continental breakfast provided in your room. The Great Room has a gathering area, pool table, wood stove, large picture window to view wildlife and cliff in private setting, oriental rugs, leather couch, etc. Isolated setting but convenient to town. One mile to downtown restaurants, bars, museums, shops and area attractions. Walk out your door to fish the Beaverhead River. Short drive to Blue Ribbon Fly Fishing streams, recreation and area historical sites and ghost towns. Full service Fly Shop available at 426 South Atlantic Street Dillon. Guided Fly Fishing trips available. We cater to all travelers and tourist especially guided fly fishing visitors. University of Montana Western is 1.5 miles away. We do not have a pet-friendly unit. Available May 1 through October 30.
Your host Tom Smith, 56, grew up fly fishing and has guided professionally in Southwest Montana since the early 80's . His wife, Mary, has managed rental properties since the early 80's. They work together with a friendly staff to ensure that you have a quality experience. Tom is one of the most experienced Outfitters in Montana guiding over 100 days most years. The Fly Fishing business has been his only occupation since starting his career in the 70's. He is a licensed Montana Outfitter and has been a Captain licensed by the U.S. Coast Guard. Tom is the head outfitter for Backcountry Angler, working with a select staff of professional guides to ensure for you a quality fly fishing experience.
Tom or Mary Smith purchased this lodge in 1998
Centrally located to access some of the best blue ribbon streams in the country including the Beaverhead, Big Hole, Madison and Ruby. The property is situated in a private setting but convenient to the town of Dillon including amenities (one mile).
Fabulous views, privacy, convenience, walk out your door to fly fish or just BBQ by the water.
Backcountry Angler offers guided Fly Fishing Trips on the area Blue Ribbon Streams that are world famous including the Beaverhead, Big Hole, Madison, and other area waters. There is also a full service Fly Shop available.