Welcome to the Rockin DK Ranch, featuring nearly 1 mile of Bitterroot River Frontage on 170 +\- private acres just minutes from a paved road, this property is truly a rarity in the Bitterroot Valley. The Bitterroot River itself, stretching 84 miles long, is one of the top fly-fishing destinations in the United States. While the Bitterroot Valley is one of the most diverse and desirable areas in the Rocky Mountain West, known for its temperate climate and breathtaking scenery. The valley is nestled between two dramatic mountain ranges, the Sapphires and the Bitterroots, and the Rockin DK has views of them both. Located roughly 40 minutes from Missoula, the cultural, educational, and recreational epicenter of Western Montana. Missoula is known as the Garden City of the state due to its lush landscape in the heart of a fertile valley, Missoula is also home to the University of Montana, and noted by Outside Magazine as "among the top 10 colleges nationally for combining academic quality and outdoor recreation." Missoula has also been honored as "one of the best mountain towns in the nation" by National Geographic Adventure magazine. Needless to say, the recreational opportunities are endless, but just to name a few: hunting, snowmobiling, fishing, boating, sightseeing, whitewater rafting, horseback riding, camping, hiking, backpacking, bird watching, mountain biking, etc. The property is short commute to two ski area resorts, Montana Snowbowl and Lost Trail Pass Ski Area, also nearby is the Stock Farm for the golfers, and not to be forgotten are the national parks.
Stepping through the grand entry door, you'll discover a spacious floor plan with quality finishes and fixtures throughout including rock, timber and log detailing. High ceilings soar overhead and large windows let in an abundance of natural light, whilst also framing the spectacular views of the Sapphire Mountains and Bitterroot Mountains in the distance.
The gourmet kitchen will impress every home chef with its quality appliances and sweeping countertops, and there is a grand double-sided 400-ton rock fireplace that enhances the home's charm and elegance.
The owner's suite overlooks the ponds and the Totem Peaks within the Bitterroot Mountain Range. There are two additional bedrooms with full bathrooms off the main living area, as well as a home office with a full bath, a guest quarters with a private entrance, and a massive 3-car garage.
Entertaining will be a delight on the expansive outdoor patio with a wood-fired pizza oven, and surrounding this space are peaceful landscaped gardens, ponds and waterways.
In addition to this main house, there is also a self-contained 3 bed & 1 bath caretaker's cabin, a barn with studio & full bath, and additional outbuildings and enclosures.
Equestrian enthusiasts will find top-quality structures and amenities ready to go, as well as an outdoor arena and varied riding trails throughout the property.
Irrigation ensures the gardens and pastures stay looking lush year-round, and forests provide the perfect amount of coverage for the game birds and animals.
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