Enjoy a family adventure vacation, family reunion, wedding, or fly-fishing adventure in 'remote' Montana while enjoying great food, comfortable accommodations, and pure nature!
Since the early 30's, our Montana lodge has offered something unique: genuine family hospitality, comfortable accommodations, and diverse adventures from nature's storehouse. You will enjoy quality amenities, delectable food, and unparalleled access to remote mountains, streams, lakes, and wildlife.
- Are seeking to be part of the 'crowd' or do you want privacy - something remote?
- Do you enjoy the freedom to choose planned excursions or the freedom to seek your own adventures?
- Do you long for renewed family interaction?
- Do you want to really relax?
- Are you weary in body and soul ?
- Have you been bombarded by the sights, sounds, and pressures of life?
Studies show outdoor family adventure vacations provide more benefits than you might imagine. Elk Lake Resort's uniquely remote setting offers the perfect location. Take advantage of our all-inclusive packages or custom design your vacation - summer or winter. Don't wait! Reserve your adventure vacation today!
Elk Lake Resort offers a year round family adventure vacation, family reunion location, wedding venue, or fly-fishing destination in the wild and pristine Centennial Valley. Located just far enough off-the-beaten path and surrounded by Montana's wild and pristine mountains, you will enjoy privacy, solitude, and the soothing balm of pure nature. A peak at our photo gallery will show you what you've been missing.
The Collins family, your hosts, specialize in one-on-one interaction. They are personally involved in every aspect of your stay - making sure you enjoy the best family vacation, Family Reunion, Mountain Wedding, or Fly-Fishing Extravaganza Montana has to offer.
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You will find our seclusion and laid-back environment refreshing. Our Montana resort offers space to move, mountains to explore, and serenity to absorb all wrapped in Rocky Mountain grandeur, beauty, and peace - the perfect combination for your next family vacation, family reunion, or Montana fishing adventure.
Contact Us! We would love to share the Centennial's magic with YOU!
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"A couple of good photo opportunities provided me with a stack of Swainson Hawk photos I cannot keep to myself. Thus, I decided to dedicate a full post to these beautiful birds. . ." (read more)
~ J&J Chaffee
Elk Lake Resort operates under a special use permit through the U.S.F.S. in the Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest. We are proud members of the West Yellowstone Montana Chamber of Commerce and the Island Park Idaho Chamber of Commerce
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Montana Mountain Wedding
Montana’s pristine natural mountain beauty combine with Elk Lake’s old-west ambiance to create a striking backdrop for your outdoor wedding. We realize every couple is unique, thus we avoid cookie-cutter wedding packages. At our Montana wedding venue you can choose from classy to budget - or customized to fit your exact specifications. Learn more
Montana Fly-Fishing Vacation
Montana’s Centennial Valley offers southwest Montana’s best unpressured fishing - and isn’t that what your Montana fly-fishing vacation is all about. Elk Lake offers stream or lake fishing, three trout species, and Arctic Grayling. With packages combining FULLY GUIDED and SELF-GUIDED excursions or the option to fit your interests. Learn more
Yellowstone Family Reunion
Elk Lake Resort offers the freedom and convenience of exclusive resort use for your family reunion or corporate retreat. Choose from a fully catered event including lodging and upscale meals, a less-costly gathering with budget meals, rent our Montana reunion venue facilities and handle everything yourself, or let us customize something for you. Learn more