We like to tell people that they only need to bring clothes and food.....most everything else we can think of is provided.
No, your cabin will be unlocked and ready for you arrival (after 2:00 pm) at whatever time works for you. Your last name will be on a small chalkboard on a tree next to your cabin and the key will be inside. If you arrive very late, we will check in with you the following day.
Billings, MT.... (BIL): 3 hours
Cody, WY........(COD): 2 hours
Bozeman, MT..(BZN): 3 hours
Jackson, WY...(JAC): 4 hours
* Portable camp chairs (ask owner)
* Coolers (ask owner)
* Picnic ice packs (in your freezer)
* Gas grill
* BBQ tools
* Bear spray
* Regional/YNP hiking or fishing books (ask owner)
Yes, we have a washer/dryer available for your use on site. The cost is $2.50 per load of washing, and $2.50 per load of drying....dryer sheets and detergent pods included.
Silver Gate and SilverTip Cabins are only 1 mile from the Northeast Entrance to Yellowstone.
Old Faithful...2 hours
Cody, WY...1.75 hours
Red Lodge, MT...1.75 hours
Jackson, WY...4 hours
West Yellowstone, MT...2.5 hours
Gardiner, MT...2 hours
Cody Wyoming has NIGHTLY rodeos throughout the summer months!
Yes, but since the property is in Montana, you need to have a Montana fishing license.
Montana fishing regs: http://fwp.mt.gov/fwpDoc.html?id=84724
Wyoming fishing regs: https://wgfd.wyo.gov/Regulations/Regulation-PDFs/WYFISHINGREGS_BROCHURE
Yellowstone National Park regs: https://www.yellowstonepark.com/things-to-do/fishing-rules
Please Note: Felt-soled waders/ boots are NOT allowed in Yellowstone National Park.
Fishing licenses for Wyoming and Montana can be purchased at the Cooke City Store in Cooke City, MT (3 miles away), and fishing licenses for YNP can be purchased at the NE gate (1 mile away).
We have Wi-Fi (no uploading, downloading, streaming, or Face Time/skyping) available on our property.
Sight seeing in Yellowstone National Park, lots of hiking and fishing in YNP, Beartooth Scenic wilderness, and Chief Joseph/Sunlight Basin area, Cody Wyoming has a wonderful museum https://centerofthewest.org/ and shops and Red Lodge, Montana is a great place to shop in a quaint downtown.
There are quite a few local restaurants here in the Cooke City/Silver Gate area, but our favorite for burgers/beer is Miner's Saloon, and for more elegant fare: Beartooth Cafe.
Although we suggest purchasing your groceries at either Billings/Red Lodge, Livingston, or Cody prior to getting into our area, groceries can be purchased at the Cooke City Store (kind of along the lines of a convenience store in terms of price and selection).
We offer discounts of approximately 15% if guests pay via cashier's check, money order or cash.
Paying via a credit card or personal check are more expensive. Just ask when you reserve.
All directions for getting to the cabins will be provided upon making a reservation.
Air conditioning is not necessary in our cabins. Our cabins have overhead fans. If you would like your cabin to be cooler, all you need to do it open the screened windows during the night, or in the morning and close them before departing for the day and when you return, your cabin will be nice and cool. We do have circulating fans you can borrow as well if you need them.
Your key will be inside your cabin when you arrive.
$50 of your $100 cleaning fee is refundable via snail mail provided the cabin is left in clean condition. All cleaning products necessary to clean your cabin are provided in your cabin---rags, cleaning fluids, broom, dustpan, and vacuum. If you are interested in receiving the $50 cleaning rebate via snail mail, a detailed list of suggested cleaning tasks to be completed prior to check-out can be found in your cabin notebook
As soon as your cabin has been checked and prepared/cleaned for the next guest, we will put your refund (between $0-$50 depending upon the condition of the cabin) in the mail.
If you have further questions or did not find your answer here, please contact us! We would be happy to help with inquiries before or after your booking.