The place does the host of “Jack Hanna’s Into the Wild” go to sit back? Into his personal non-public wilderness, after all.
Wildlife skilled, retired zookeeper and actuality TV persona Jack Hanna and his spouse Suzi have put their hideaway in Bigfork, Montana, available on the market at US $3.988 million.
Jack Hanna, recognized to TV viewers as “Jungle Jack,” envisioned the property as a summertime farm and, because the late Nineties, has had additional cabins constructed for using members of the family.
A gated drive opens to the 41-acre Elk Glen Retreat, which comprises six custom-built visitor cabins that includes log development, stonework and reclaimed wooden. Footpaths join the cabins, which have a complete of seven bedrooms and 6 bogs.
Product of native timber, the log cabins and bunkhouses have names corresponding to Bearly Asleep, Eagle’s Nest, Moose Meadows and Elk Cabin.
A hand-laid stone fire with a knobby burled wooden mantelpiece, an old school clawfoot tub and a entrance sitting porch for passing the time of day are among the many particulars in Elk Cabin. The 700-square-foot home has a fundamental residing space, an eat-in kitchen, one bed room, one toilet and a loft.
Chinked wooden partitions, wooden flooring and vaulted beamed ceilings add a heat, timeless ambiance to the straightforward, rustic interiors. Reclaimed wooden from a barn as soon as owned by famed aviator Charles Lindbergh was used as flooring within the cabins.
Two lined wagons, a tack room, a hay shed, a greenhouse, a hen coop, an natural backyard and a fenced enclosure for equestrian or animal use are amongst different facilities. There’s storage area for 4 autos.
Mature pines, cherry orchards, expanses of garden, split-rail fences and picket bear statues full the grounds.
The property takes in views of the Swan mountain vary’s 8,000- to 9,000-foot-high peaks and the blue waters of Flathead Lake. The native wildlife consists of elk, moose, mountain lions and black bears.
Close by leisure actions embrace climbing, biking and fishing on the greater than 200-square-mile Flathead Lake. Winter pursuits embrace cross-country and downhill snowboarding and snowboarding.
The property is about 4 miles from downtown Bigfork and a mile from the county seat of Kalispell, thought of the gateway to Glacier Nationwide Park. Glacier Worldwide Airport is about 29 miles away.
The resort-oriented village of Bigfork gives eating places, artwork galleries and dwell theater.
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