Feature photo: Montana real estate, like 713 Delrey Road, in Whitefish, is great for boating.
It’s the height of summer and basically the only thing that matters is how close you are—at any given moment—to Montana’s crystal-clear, shimmering waters. After all, your boat is the best place to enjoy these glittering-gold evenings and weekend blue skies. Here, we rounded up five properties from across the state with gorgeous lake or river waterfront.
713 Delrey Road, Whitefish — MLS #21910676
This incredible home on Whitefish Lake encompasses over 3 acres, 3 lots, and offers 300 ft of Whitefish Lake frontage. Panoramic Whitefish Lake views may be enjoyed from nearly every room. It offers the perfect blend of custom log and rock work throughout. Features include a chef’s kitchen, great room with fireplace, wet bar, game room, and office. There is room for guests with 6 bedrooms and 7 bathrooms. The exterior is ideal for entertaining with expansive decking, an outdoor built-in BBQ, hot tub, and dock to enjoy all of the beauty that Montana has to offer. There is also an attached, double car garage and an additional detached, double oversized garage for your toys. The property is offered fully furnished, turn-key less seller exclusion list of personal items. $5,900,000
Contact Scott Strellnauer:
32951 Driftwood Lane, Bigfork — MLS #21802414
This stunning Flathead Lake estate in Woods Bay has 265 ft of level waterfront and is set upon 1.19 acres. The custom home is 5,322 sq ft with 3 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms, an open great room, chef’s kitchen, main level master suite, exercise room, office/den, music room, hobby room, sauna, and expansive decks taking in the amazing lake and mountain views! The home has been updated and designed with admirable finishes including a hot tub, 4 fireplaces, and an attached, 2-car garage. The 716 sq ft guest house includes 1-bedroom and 1-bathroom. There is also a 1,314 sq ft shop/storage building, a seawall, and 2 covered boat slips with lifts. It is immaculately landscaped and offered furnished with a few art exclusions. Glacier National Park, Whitefish Resort, Blacktail Ski Resort, the Jewel Basin hiking area, the Bob Marshall Wilderness, and Swan Lake are all nearby. $3,295,000
Contact Jennifer Shelley:
140 Caroline Point Road, Lakeside — MLS #21908459
Quintessential Montana lake living! As you descend the private driveway toward a waterfront paradise, feel life’s worries and woes drift away. The architect-designed, 4-bedroom, 3.5-bathroom home was constructed with the comfort of its owners and guests in mind. Windows and vaulted ceilings abound in this inviting Flathead Lake beauty. The home is ideal for entertaining indoors or out and includes a deck overlooking the glacier-fed lake. Guests will feel at home in one of two guest suites. The steam shower in the master bathroom and the home’s 3 fireplaces will warm your bones when the weather cools. The kitchen offers plenty of cabinet space as well as Jenn-Air and Sub-Zero appliances. The beach is the perfect base of operations for lounging and launching watercraft. $1,690,000
Contact Anthony Mead:
3933 Ashley Lake Road, Kalispell — MLS #21810463
This stunning home on Ashley Lake offers 400+ ft of beautiful waterfront and end of road privacy. It provides room to accommodate family and friends with 5 spacious bedroom suites. This home has it all, including, a home theater room, large office, workout or craft room, an indoor shooting range with vault door, and a large family room. The open floor plan with a fabulous kitchen, dining and living room is ideal for entertaining. The decks wrap around for outside living space. The 1800 sq ft detached, 4-stall garage/shop provides room for all your toys. $1,300,000
Contact Susie Alper:
Contact Carol Coletti:
27173 MT 35, Polson — MLS #21804698
Nestled on the shore of Flathead Lake, this home is perfectly located to capture amazing waterfront views and gorgeous vistas of the Mission Mountains. The private marina and boat launching ramp are just what you need to easily get in the water for an afternoon of wakeboarding, water skiing, or inner-tubing, and the dock is surrounded by deep waters excellent for fishing and swimming. The Mission Mountains are a short distance away, and with the addition of the barn, corrals, and tack room on the property, you have everything needed to go horseback riding, hiking, and exploring. The home itself is 2,372 sq ft and features rich hardwood interiors, wide spacious rooms, and a multitude of windows in every room. The modern kitchen has a stovetop built into the center island, a double oven, and is filled with lush oak cabinetry. The master bedroom has plenty of space with built-in drawers and closets, and the home has 3 additional bedrooms for friends and family. Out the back door is a gorgeous hardwood patio with a built-in hot tub, perfect for relaxing under a silent and starry sky. The property has a detached, 2-car garage, a 2,400 sq ft shop and a guest house. The property has water rights for the house well and lake water irrigation for the surrounding acreage and livestock. $1,475,000
Contact Rebecca Donnelly:
Contact Cole Bergquist:
5096 US Hwy 89 S, Livingston — MLS #334067
This is an amazing property with over 13 acres and 1,000 ft of river frontage on the Yellowstone River. The property is located just south of Livingston at the entrance to the iconic Paradise Valley as you head towards Yellowstone National Park. The centerpiece of this impressive property is the turn of the century train car that has been fully refurbished to its historic Victorian style. It features pressed tin ceilings, chandeliers, Italian marble tub/shower, a kitchen and two bedrooms. Currently being operated as a successful vacation rental, “The Centennial Inn” has a great rental income history. Swim, fish, float the river and enjoy the wildlife on this rare and unique property. It is only minutes away from historic downtown Livingston, 30 minutes from Chico Hot Springs, and an hour drive to Yellowstone National Park’s north entrance via the Roosevelt Arch. This unique property has so much to offer and endless possibilities. Bring your imagination! $795,000
Contact Greg Smith:
If you’re interested in living near good boating, contact a PureWest agent about Montana real estate! Or browse online for Whitefish Montana real estate, Bigfork real estate, Lakeside Montana real estate, Kalispell real estate, Polson real estate, Livingston real estate, and more.