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The Whitetail Meadows property is only a mile from Thompson Falls, Montana, but you feel much farther because of the quiet and secluded atmosphere on Laws Lane. The deafening silence can be enjoyed on the front porch while the leaves on the Quaking Aspens quiver in the mountain breeze. The sprinkler system keeps the vegetation lush and the fenced garden area with raised beds productive! Guests can utilize the RV parking complete with hookups. With efficiency in mind, the home/garage is well insulated and features amenities accounting for convenience and comfort. Enjoy the in-floor heating, a good well, a water softener, and a 50-gallon hot water tank. Life takes on a special quality when you can fish, hunt, hike, or ride practically right out your back door. Riding trails can fill your workout time slot or enjoy leisurely exploring. The property borders state land on the south side, and Weber trailhead is a mile up the road. The Clark Fork River flows through Thompson Falls introducing an outdoor enthusiast to a location bursting with opportunities! The shop offers tons of storage and area to work or park vehicles. Come to the Whitetail Meadows and you'll find you never want to leave! Local AreaThompson Falls, Montana is an unspoiled paradise hidden away in the northwestern part of the state. With friendly and welcoming locals, you'll never be bored with the recreational opportunities flowing abundantly like the waters of the Clark Fork River. Thompson Falls was named after a fur trader and is surrounded by the pristine wilderness of the Lolo and Kootenai National Forests. The vibrant area offers golf, fishing, boating, swimming, hiking, and much more!The Clark Fork RiverThe 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, and 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 smallmouth bass. Area Attractions Thompson Falls State ParkEnjoy the falls while fishing the youth fishing pond. Campsites are available as well as boat ramps and several trails for a nice family hike!Non-motorized Trail SystemsSeveral trails are available around the town of Thompson Falls for exploring and hiking such as the Powerhouse Loop Trail, Mule Pasture Trail, and the State Park Trail. Hiking/Snowshoeing/Cross-Country SkiingTravel towards Thompson Pass for trails that lead to Blossom and Pear Lakes. Several gulches and logging roads make perfect paths for cross-country skiers and snowshoers. Wildlife Management AreaThe wildlife management area is an area with hiking and overlooks of the Clark Fork Valley. The wintering elk are protected from December 1 through May 15 when the area is closed. Thompson ReservoirBoat, fish, swim, and play! Try your hand at catching Northern Pike, Smallmouth Bass, and Brown and Rainbow Trout while enjoying the sunshine and the beautiful scenery.