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French Creek Ranch

SuperhostClayton, Idaho, United States
Entire house hosted by Jolene
13 guests4 bedrooms8 beds2 bathrooms
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Located on French Creek, secluded 52 acres at the mouth of a canyon. Our trail goes to the White Cloud mountains. The Salmon River is close. It is a scenic half hour drive downriver from Stanley and the Sawtooth mountains. Rafting, hiking, biking, kayaking, hunting, fishing, lakes, and ghost towns nearby. Large separate fam./rec. building with ping pong, games, and relaxing.

SPECIAL RATES in Mar & Apr GREAT FOR FISHING!
CAMP SITES alone or with house!

GREAT FOR REUNIONS or just for 2!

The space
This is a great place for either 2 people or for a Family Reunion! It can sleep up to 17 people inside the house and game building (including the couches and one blow up mattress) for an extra fee. HUNTERS ARE WELCOME!

For larger Reunions, there is also a RV to rent, and sites for tents and RV's (for additional fee). Talk to host for more information.

Children under 6 are free! Pets by property owners permission!

This is a secluded ranch surrounded by beautiful mountains, the Salmon River, and a creek that runs through it. And to make you feel in the wilderness, we also have an unusual outhouse near the large game "building". (2 full baths in the house). Hiking and mountain biking from the ranch house up beautiful French Creek is a great adventure!

Unique attractions, including Redfish Lake, Stanley, and Bayhorse lakes are just over a half hour away. There are also ghost towns, hot springs, and ATV trails. There is fishing for Salmon, Steelhead, and Trout, and a pond 5 minutes away that is stocked by the Fish and Game! There’s a wide variety of animals and birds, including Elk, Deer, Bear, Wolves, Wild Horses, Mountain Lions, Mountain Goats, Bighorn Sheep, Antelope, and Moose to name a few! Many birds can be seen here including Golden and Bald Eagles, Osprey, the state Bluebird along the Salmon River and many streams.

Information for horseback riding, Salmon River rafting, and ATV rentals, fishing guides, etc. are available.

The newly designated wilderness in the White Cloud Mountains, near the ranch, have over 40 high mountain lakes, some higher than the tallest mountain peaks of the Sawtooth Mountains!

The small mining town of Clayton (pop. 7), was once owned by Henry Ford, and they have an outstanding museum and the site of the smelter. Henry Ford used the lead, a bi-product of the silver, for batteries for his early cars.

The fameous Sun Valley is a premier scenic drive only 1 1/2 hour from here.

Bring your whole family, or it can be just a cozy place for even 2 to get away for peace and quiet!

For more information on the RV, Google:

SECLUDED MOUNTAIN LODGING CLAYTON IDAHO

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MCCALL: If you are needing a large log cabin, we have one close to Payette Lake and Brundage Ski Resort, Google:

FUN AND SPACIOUS LOG CABIN FOR FAMILIES

(It should be the first listing, it's on Airbnb)

Guest access
House rental includes the entire house, and a large recreation building and surrounding area.

Other things to note
If you are used to noise, you'll be very disappointed! (Except for the creek that runs through it.)
Located on French Creek, secluded 52 acres at the mouth of a canyon. Our trail goes to the White Cloud mountains. The Salmon River is close. It is a scenic half hour drive downriver from Stanley and the Sawtooth mountains. Rafting, hiking, biking, kayaking, hunting, fishing, lakes, and ghost towns nearby. Large separate fam./rec. building with ping pong, games, and relaxing.

SPECIAL RATES in Mar & Ap…
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Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
1 double bed, 3 single beds
Bedroom 4
1 queen bed, 1 single bed

Amenities

Washing machine
Private entrance
Free parking on premises
Wifi
Indoor fireplace
Iron
First aid kit
Kitchen
Fire extinguisher
Dedicated workspace

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Location

Clayton, Idaho, United States

Rural, mountain area with river and creeks!

Hosted by Jolene

Joined in June 2017
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My husband and I are retired and enjoying the quiet life of the Salmon River area. He loves to fish and often brings home fresh fish for dinner. I love photography especially of all the wild animals and wild flowers up here where we live. We love to travel and learn of other cultures!
My husband and I are retired and enjoying the quiet life of the Salmon River area. He loves to fish and often brings home fresh fish for dinner. I love photography especially of al…
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Check out: 10:00
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