Wooded Wonderland On One Eye Lane, Montana
Property Types: Vacant Land, Recreational, Timber Land
Activities & Amenities
Secluded and yet not far from Heron, Montana, this property is suitable for recreational use, building a getaway cabin, or establishing your dream home amongst the pines. All of the timber is usable, and the property serves up what everyone is looking for: an authentic piece of peace in Montana. Power is near this 9.97 acres, and septic has been approved. With Forest Service near and a reservoir and river, you’ll never be without things to do. Hunt, hike, and fish in this attractive area! Let Montana wilderness charm your life.
Heron, Montana is snuggled between the courageous Cabinet and beautiful Bitterroot Mountains. About 4 miles from the Montana and Idaho border, Heron is just off Highway 200. It was started as a railroad town on the Northern Pacific and since then has survived 125 years of booms and busts. The scenic area and the close proximity to the Clark Fork River continues to bring and keep residents alike. Recreational activities serve as the most popular pass time in all seasons including fishing, hiking, backpacking, and snowmobiling.
Things to Do
The Cabinet Gorge Reservoir
The Cabinet Gorge Reservoir is 2,789 acres in size. It is located in a scenic wonderland and is a fishery for warm and cool water species. Anglers can expect to catch quite a variety of fish such as Black Bullhead, Lake Trout, Largemouth Bass, Northern Pike, Rainbow Trout, Smallmouth Bass, Walleye, Yellow Bullhead, Yellow Perch and Pumpkinseed. There are four public boat launches for convenience.
The Clark Fork River
The Clark Fork River is one of the longest rivers in Montana meandering more than 280 miles paralleling I-90. There are many access points, and its diverse terrain makes certain that no two trips down its waters are the same. It originates in the Silver Bow Mountains with many tributaries contributing to its reputation as one of the most popular destinations for fly fishing in the United States. The river offers recreation such as floating, rafting, kayaking, river surfing in addition to its epic fishing. The best fishing waters are found between the origin and the confluence with the Flathead River near the Paradise-Plains area. Fish caught in these waters range in size, but some can be from 14-20 inches. Northern Pike can be 40 inches or more! Species thriving here include the Clark Fork native Westslope Cutthroat and world class brown and rainbow trout as well as small mouth bass.
Where the game is as big as the sky, Montana offers hunting like no other state can. This area has a spectacular bighorn sheep population. Whether it is bow or rifle that you are aiming with, big game ranges from moose, mountain goats, and elk to white-tailed and mule deer. There are also wild turkeys, mountain lions, and bears.