Authentically Restored Northern Pacific Parlor Train, MontanaBig Sky, Montana (United States) view map
Description of Glamping Units
Want to relive the 1800s? Well this site is for you. Come stay in your very own unique Northern Pacific train car that was Montana’s Centennial entry into the 1964 World’s Fair in Flushing Meadows, New York. The car is 900 square feet and has been authentically restored to reflect its original Victorian period, when it was a parlor car on the Billings to Butte ore line at the turn of The 20th Century, making this experience feel like a step back into time. It sits on 1,000 feet of the Yellowstone River and a private, sandy beach, with 13.5 acres to accommodate your fishing fantasy. When you choose to stay at this unique accommodation, you’ll find modern comforts of home right inside the train car. You’ll have a large exterior deck with a BBQ, luxurious beds, a full kitchen with dishwasher, a washer/dryer, Old West metal ceilings, and authentic antique furniture from the period. Read More
- Dining table
- Double bed
- Running water
- Towels provided
Location + Surroundings
This scenic community is located in Montana, just 35 miles southwest of Bozeman, nestled high within the Gallatin National Forest next to Lone Mountain. The glamping site is open year-round so whether you come in winter or summer, there will be things to keep you entertained, no matter what you like to do! Montana is the fourth largest state in the U.S., which means it offers perfect and endless opportunities to enjoy the great outdoors. Montana’s rustic atmosphere is the ideal escape from your daily routine because here, you will get to be in direct contact with nature without sacrificing any modern comforts or conveniences. You will see a vast array of wildlife, including deer, elk, moose, bighorn sheep, and others. Yellowstone is only 45 minutes away, so don’t miss your chance to see one of the greatest National Parks in the United States. Read More
- Bird watching
- Horseback riding
- Winter sports
For those who wish to travel in winter, there’s a lot of skiing action to take advantage of. The nearby ski resort is well-equipped with more than 5,400 acres of groomed trails, a 4,800 foot vertical drop and almost no lift lines. Another ski resort, the Moonlight Basin, is also nearby and is a bit more challenging with longer runs. If you’re feeling adventurous, you can combine both resorts on one lift ticket. The mountains and river are only five minutes away from the site, and any outdoor activity you could think of is available, including skiing, fishing, golf, tennis, rafting, mountain biking, hiking, horseback riding, snowmobiling, snowshoeing, sleigh rides, ice skating, and wildlife viewing.
If you’re less adventurous at heart, why not dive into the area’s shopping and dining scene? Throughout the year, you can find more than 25 restaurants, bars and other dining pleasures, a three-screen cinema, and shopping in more than 40 shops offering everything including, groceries, toys, clothing, jewelry, books, art and more. Relax in a soothing Jacuzzi or sauna, or take a romantic sleigh ride through the countryside. The surrounding area also offers great nightlife.
- You will receive a 50% refund when you cancel at least 15 days prior to check-in.