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Off Grid Secluded Cabin In Whitepine Creek Valley

Bedrooms 1
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type cabin


About the property

2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom Sleeps 4 (up to 6)

Please visit our website ("whitepinemontana") or Facebook page ("Whitepine Outfitters").

We were introduced to this amazing place over five years ago. My husband, an avid fly fisherman and professional guide, has been looking for the perfect Montana property his entire adult life…and we still can’t believe we found it! We actually built & moved into our permanent home nearby the cabin (~450 ft up the road) in the summer 2015.

The comfortable 1100 ft2 cabin is situated on 20 acres surrounded by National Forest on 3 sides with beautiful Whitepine Creek flowing right through it. It’s on a well-maintained National Forest Service dirt road and is the last structure before millions of acres of the Kootenai & Coeur d’Alene national forests. The proximity to national forest affords us regular sightings of white-tailed deer, moose, elk, wild turkeys, coyote, hummingbirds and many other flora and fauna of the region. All you have to do is look up to see the Milky Way on clear nights!

The cabin has one bedroom with a comfortable queen-sized bed, two brand new full-sized beds in the open loft upstairs, and one bathroom (shower, no tub). It easily sleeps 4 but could sleep up to 6. The kitchen is stocked with dishes, glasses, cookware, utensils, toaster, coffeemaker, microwave, refrigerator/freezer and gas range/oven. We can also provide basic spices and cooking ingredients for your convenience. Admittedly it’s a little small but I’ve made an entire Thanksgiving dinner in it!

There’s a 42” LED flat screen TV and Blu Ray/DVD player for watching movies or listening to music (satellite TV not yet available). We have a library of DVDs, CDs and books for your entertainment (Redbox location now in Thompson Falls). A compact stacked washer/dryer, detergent and fabric softener are available for use as well.

The large patio boasts peaceful and relaxing views of the valley with patio chairs, umbrella, and BBQ. The backyard has a sturdy game hook and small outdoor fire ring (complimentary firewood provided).

We are off grid but you wouldn’t know it with our solar system and backup generators. There is telephone and satellite internet but no cell service – we don’t consider that a bad thing!

We are approximately 20 minutes from the village of Trout Creek. There is a small grocery store, hardware store, gas stations, boat rental, motels, and restaurants/bars. The town of Thompson Falls is a little further away (~25-30 mins) in the opposite direction on Highway 200 but offers a larger grocery store, state liquor store, gas stations, and more bar/restaurant options.

The Clark Fork Valley is truly incredible and a beautiful drive in from every direction. The Spokane airport is ~3 hours drive to our cabin through Coeur d’Alene, Sandpoint, ID and Lake Pend Oreille from the west. Missoula is ~2 hours drive through the valley from the east, and Kalispell is ~2.5 hours around the amazing Flathead Lake.

Please don’t hesitate to contact us with any questions. We hope to see you soon!

More Details

Mary Shriner-Anselmo
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
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Calendar last updated:
22 June, 2017

Why Mary Shriner-Anselmo chose Montana

Remote, peaceful, rejuvenating valley.

What makes this cabin unique

Borders millions of acres of national forest.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Trout Creek in Shoshone County

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • rural
  • Water View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Basic toilettries provided
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Double Bed , Open loft
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Terrace ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • festivals
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hunting
  • hunting big game
  • hunting small game
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering


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Off Grid Secluded Cabin In Whitepine Creek Valley
average rating of 5.0 based on 12 reviews

Clean, fun, relaxing

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time staying at this cabin over the weekend. The kitchen is well stocked with everything to cook meals and even containers to put leftovers in. Mary and Clay were great to work with when setting up our reservation and answering questions. We really enjoyed relaxing on the deck listening to the creek flow by. A couple hours into our stay both my wife and I were already talking how we wanted to come back in the near future. Our two year old daughter loved every waking moment at this cabin and each day still talks about it. We still can't get over how peaceful it was to stay at this cabin. Thank you Mary and Clay for sharing this gem of a location and cabin with our family!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so pleased you and your family enjoyed your stay. Many thanks again for taking such great care of the cabin...we hope to see you again sometime!
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Great hosts and cabin!

  • 5 of 5

You won't be disappointed staying at this awesome cabin! It is a beautiful property in a beautiful location. The cabin is gorgeous inside and out and my family and I were very comfortable at the property. The fire pit with the stocked wood pile was a huge plus that my kids loved. It's a great place to unplug and relax or just enjoy the beautiful area surrounding the cabin. I really appreciated the cabin being dog friendly and Mary and her husband were even kind enough to mail me some dog food bowls I left. What great people!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're always happy to hear people had a chance to unplug and unwind during their stay - so thank you for choosing the cabin for your family getaway....and many thanks for leaving it so clean!
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Simply Amazing !!!

  • 5 of 5

This cabin has the WOW factor as soon as you drive up. But to just think the outside is so nice wait until you go inside. The cabin smells like it is brand new and all the wood and overall view is just simply amazing. The cabin has everything and then some to cook indoors or out and along with a nice deck and chairs it also has a fire pit. Our dogs enjoyed roaming the area and we took walks up the road as well as explored other areas close by. We even made a couple of trips into town just to eat at some of the good restaurants they have. You couldn't ask for any better Hosts as they want to make sure your stay is a good one yet give you your privacy. I was hesitant because you are off the grid but it was so relaxing and peaceful we didn't want to leave.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So happy you made our cabin part of your adventure! It was a pleasure to meet you both and your beautiful dogs. We really appreciate the positive feedback and thank you for taking the time to write a review. Come back anytime!
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lovely secluded cabin

  • 5 of 5

Thank you so much for letting us visit your lovely cabin. We had a wonderful time. Enjoyed our many walks down the secluded service road and trails with our dogs and enjoyed the many starry nights hanging out by the fire or on the deck. The cabin was equipped with everything you could ever need and your help and guidance was so kind. We will certainly keep you in mind on our next visit to Montana. take care

  • Review Submitted: Aug 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We appreciate your kind words and patience during your stay (we have a new fridge!). It was a pleasure to meet you and your pups. Thank you for choosing our cabin for your anniversary!
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  • 5 of 5

Just an all around FABULOUS cabin, owners, and property to have some time away on!

Clay and Mary were such wonderful, caring, and pleasant hosts! We really appreciated them opening up the cabin for others

to rent- and sharing their bit of heaven on earth with us!. It's an absolute beautiful cabin, with everything you'd need for any length of stay!

We loved the fact that there was no TV/cable except DVD movies! We also loved the fact of NO Cell Phone coverage!

It enabled us to visit family close by, and have our 2 big dogs with us, which was just awesome! Appreciating most the opportunity

to have big dogs along, and showing what GREAT DOGS they are. To be able to join us in such a remarkable place. They had the time of their life! BBQ on deck was amazing too! As we utilized it a few times! So extremely quiet and peaceful! Plus the starry sky was something you DO NOT WANT TO MISS! Absolutely Beautiful!! Beyond Imagination.

The road to nowhere, and the creek were amazing walks with dogs and family! Just an all around AWESOME time away!

We would HIGHLY recommend anyone taking time to check out the cabin get away! It'd be WELL WORTH your while!! We'll definitely go back again!! Thank You So Much, Clay and Mary for your trust in opening up your cabin to us, and so many others!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for this review. No question, your family certainly sets our "big dog" standard for future visitors! You were extremely respectful of the property and the extra effort to help get it ready for the next rental was greatly appreciated. We look forward to seeing you again in the future!
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An outstanding place to relax and experience Montana

  • 5 of 5

Our week long stay was incredible. The cabin was clean and spacious, the beds were comfortable and the kitchen was more than adequate. I have rented many homes, cabins and apartments in the past and this one ranks the best of the lot. Beyond the physical cabin was the fact that Mary and Clay were outstanding host willing to go way beyond what is required. Finally I need to mention that Clay is a former (but in the process of becoming an active) fly fishing guide. I have never met a guide who was more willing to share, enthusiastically, his vast knowledge .

  • Review Submitted: Aug 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was great hosting fellow fly fishing enthusiasts! As the first advance rental scheduled when we started last year, thanks for the opportunity and for the gracious review.
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Nearest Airport
120 Miles
Missoula, MT (MSO)
Nearest Barpub
19 Miles
Wayside Bar, Lakeside Resort, Knotty Pine
Nearest Golf
23 Miles
Rivers Bend Golf Course
Nearest Train
148 Miles
Amtrak Station, Whitefish, MT
Nearest Restaurant
19 Miles
Wayside Bar & Grill, Lakeside Resort, Knotty Pine
Nearest Ski
91 Miles
Schweitzer Mountain, Sandpoint, ID
Car: necessary


- Bull River Valley - Ross Cedars – Kootenai Falls & Swinging Bridge – Libby and/or Troy


- Blossom (and Pear) Lakes


- Elk Lake (Vermilion Road) / Vermilion Falls

- Graves Creek Falls

- Gem Peak Lookout

- Flathead Lake – Wildhorse Island - Kalispell/Polson

- Sex Peak Lookout

- Finley Flats

- Quinn’s Hot Springs – St. Regis

- National Bison Range (on the way from Missoula)

- Cabinet Gorge Dam (Idaho)

- Lake Pend Oreille – Sandpoint, ID


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Trout Creek, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
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My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night

Additional pricing information

Property Damage Protection £45.61
Refundable Damage Deposit £193.26
Tax Rate 7.0%

Please refer to the attached "Rental Rules". Approved dogs 60 lbs and over require a 100% refundable pet deposit upon arrival (cash, check or PayPal).

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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