Montanas Big Blackfoot River was immortalized in A River Runs Through It, and today one can still enjoy the epic salmonfly hatch that offers the climactic moment in Robert Redfords movie remake of Norman Macleans novella. The Big Blackfoot River Ranch is a 612+/- acre super-premium recreational retreat located in the heart of the Blackfoot River Valley outside of Ovando. With over a mile of some of the most coveted water in the western United States, the property offers the discerning fisherman trophy architecture, outstanding privacy, extraordinary wildlife values and ready accessibility to the university town of Missoula and its active commercial airport, 50 miles away. From the 100-year old fully restored barn to the Club House, a monum
Big Blackfoot River Valley--privacy and seclusion not easily replicated. No neighbors in sight, its like a world of your own. 315 acres of open meadows and forested acreage provides wildlife habitat galore. Excellent Ovando Mountain and southern end of the Bob Marshall Wilderness area views, pockets of quaking aspen, and a sense of peace are included. There are no restrictions on this property so your plans for the future are not limited. The 6000+/- sq. ft. home is well planned and well appointed. The amenities are endless, but include an open floor plan with gourmet kitchen suitable for any cook, great room with cathedral ceiling, sunroom, large mudroom, spacious laundry, huge master suite that includes a hot tub room with views, re-loadi
Nestled in a line of timber with its back to a creek, the 669 acre Montana Mountain View Ranch sits in an dramatic location on Kleinschmidt Flat in the upper Blackfoot River Valley. Used as an outfitting base for the last fifty years in the adjacent Bob Marshall and Scapegoat Wilderness areas, this is an ideal property for the backcountry enthusiast devoted to an equestrian or outdoor lifestyle. The property contains a home, bunkhouse/guest lodging and mobile home for hired hands, along with additional infrastructure for horse management and outfitting. Kleinshcmidt Flat is a unique location within the Blackfoot Valley of western Montana, with sweeping views across steppe-like flats that lead abruptly to the towering scarp of Echo Mountain.
The Blackfoot River Trout and Elk Retreat offers one of the most unique opportunities to own a relatively small acreage, yet have privacy and quiet that you will not believe. You can hunt elk and whitetail deer and catch fish on your own property all in the same day â?? that is amazing! Located south of Ovando off of River Junction Road this mountainous 162 acres has a mix of forest and beautiful flat benches overlooking over Â¾ mile of Blackfoot River frontage. The varied water and pool formations gives you the best fishing for rainbows, browns and cutthroat trout. The property is adjacent to 100,000 acres of public land, much of it has restricted access or is difficult to access for the hunting public. There is underground power and telep
Holy Waters Ranch-
212 acres of scenic and rolling range land featuring 3/8 of a mile of the trout rich waters of Monture Creek, a 24 mile long creek originating in the Bob Marshall Wilderness and flowing into the Blackfoot River only a few miles downstream from the property. Clear and scenic, is the mountain spring fed fishery of Dick Creek which flows through the property for more than a mile before reaching its confluence with Monture Creek just below the building site. Power, telephone and a septic system are already installed to help begin construction of your new home or fishing cabin. The property is fenced for horses and livestock and has a mix of rolling range grass and sage. Like almost all properties in the Ovando Valley area, t
If you have ever watched the movie ''A River Runs Through It'' and wondered what it would be like to live in such a place, this is what best describes the Sundance Ranch. Nestled below the Scapegoat Wilderness at the headwaters of the Blackfoot River the Sundance Ranch illuminates all of what the Montana dream is all about. The 560-acre ranch has been protected from development as much of the Blackfoot Valley has. It is truly one of the ''Last Best Places''. To the east the ranch is bordered by State and Forest Service Land and a short distance to the North East lies the huge expanse of the Scape Goat and Bob Marshall Wilderness's the largest wilderness expanse in the lower 48 States. The headwaters of the Blackfoot River flow from the Scap
Kleinschmidt Spring Creek... 122 acres of grazing land and meadows with over 7000' of spring creek bottom! Kleinschmidt Creek is considered critical spawning water for the North Fork of the Blackfoot River and was enhanced in 2001 creating an exceptional fishery. Rainbow, Brook and Bown trout reside in good numbers and size. Improvements on property include an original 3 bed/1 bath home(remodeled in 2007), dry guest quarters and a classic two-story barn, -all nestled along the spring creek with mature cottonwood cover. The ranch looks into the Bob Marshall and Scapegoat Wilderness areas, trailheads are nearby. The Blackfoot River, Brown's Lake and the Seeley Swan corridor offer close recreational opportunities.Minutes from Ovando and an hou
$285,0004 acres4 Beds | 3 Baths | 3000 sqft210 Fir Ln., Ovando, MT59854 - Powell County
Enjoy Small Town living in this charming home with vaulted ceilings 4 bedrooms 3 bathrooms and a bonus room downstairs that could be used as a bedroom, with the modern open space feel. There is a nice new covered deck overlooking a big fenced yard where the kids and pets can safely play. Surrounded by gorgeous mountains and just outside the town of Ovando with year around recreation and has 2 lakes less than 20 miles away, and north fork blackfoot river down the road. Listing Agent is related to Sellers.