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Spring Construction Update

Spring has come to Montana and the more than 400" of snow we received this winter is finally starting to melt. Whitefish Mountain Resort closes tomorrow for this ski season. Fortunately, Whitefish is a year round resort and we're already looking forward to the summertime activities on the mountain. Snow Bear Chalets will be ready for your summertime visit! Ponderosa will be the first treehouse completed. This week the interior…

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March Construction Update

The temperature today is in the 40's and the snow is starting to melt. It's challenging to build a construction project on a ski slope where you receive over 30 FEET of snow in one season! However, our dedicated team of sub contractors has persevered and we're finally able to see the light at the end of the tunnel! Ponderosa (the treehouse 10' from the slope) is the closest to…

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Construction Timelapse Video

In the fall of 2016 we broke ground on a very special project, that in keeping with our "bear properties", we aptly named Snow Bear Chalets. Snow Bear will be the world's first slope side ski-in, ski-out treehouses! They are located on Hope Slope, just a few feet from chair 3, at Whitefish Mountain Resort, in Whitefish, Montana. If you've been watching the web page or following us on Facebook,…

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Construction Update #4 – December

It's December already and the snow is flying at Snow Bear Chalets. The construction is moving along nicely. Here are the latest photos showing the progress on all three chalets. The framers are almost finished with Ponderosa, and most of the windows have been installed. The roof is nearly complete too. The interior subcontractors will start the finish work this week. Tamarack is about two weeks behind Ponderosa. The framers…

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Gratitude For Our Snow Bear Chalets Team

Snow Bear Chalets are still under construction, but I wanted to take a moment and say a great big THANK YOU to everyone on our team who is involved with bringing our tree houses to life. Thanks first and foremost to my amazing husband, Darryl, who didn't tell me I was too crazy when I told him I wanted to build the world's first ski-in/ski-out treehouses, and build them on…

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