Touch the Clouds Ranch offers a special setting in the Mission Valley of Western Montana. This 80± acre ranch lies in the shadows of the spectacular Mission Mountain Range. Positioned just three miles west of the foothills, the ranch’s view shed spans from the valley bottom to the range’s highest point, McDonald Peak, which reaches 9,920 feet.

A custom barn home, using recycled wood, was built with an exceptional level of craftsmanship in 1997. The property has a guest bunkhouse with storage and a vintage Montana cabin, circa 1881 named “The Birdhouse” which also serves as a guest/library/office cabin. A detached garage has a spacious art studio on the upper floor with 360-degree views of the mountains, valley and The National Bison Range. The land has native grassland, a pond and is being managed for wildlife wetland habitat.


  • 80± deeded acres
  • A multi generational compound with four very fine buildings. The entire property has 4 total Bedrooms and 4 baths
  • Unique custom 2,475± S.F. 1bed 2 bath reclaimed timber barn/home built in 1997 with screened porch, deck and stone patio
  • The ranch has income producing ability from organic farming and vacation rentals.
  • Art/craft studio above 3 car garage with 360 degree views of valley and mountains
  • Bunkhouse with 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, office, full kitchen, with ample storage for equipment on both sides
  • 1881 Original hand-hewn log cabin, restored, with two porches, one screened, both covered by roof.
  • Member of Flathead Irrigation Project for 80 years
  • USDA Resource Assessment Plan will provide agricultural status for property tax relief
  • Panoramic view of the Mission Mountains and National Bison Range; sunrises, sunsets, moon rises, moon sets, bird sanctuary, wildlife sanctuary, wildlife haven, farm community, Ninepipes National Refuge just Minutes away
  • Horseback riding, kayaking, hiking and fishing in the Mission Mountains and Tribal wilderness lands with numerous lakes nearby
  • Two miles to St. Ignatius, MT; a diverse and friendly community comprised of Amish, artists, outdoor and wildlife enthusiasts, Salish & Kootenai tribal members, ranchers, farmers and retirees

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Fay Ranches is headquartered in Bozeman, Montana with offices across the U.S. from Oregon to North Carolina. For over two decades we have specialized in helping investors locate and acquire the finest land assets in the country, including farms, ranches, timberland and plantations.   When it comes time to sell your land, we use an extensive marketing platform and unrivaled reach to attract an exclusive pool of qualified investors.


Very special properties warrant the exceptional brokerage service platform of Fay Ranches. As a team with a proven record of success, and deep appreciation for the land and its traditions, we will maximize the audience to which your unique property will be exposed. If your idea of the dream lifestyle includes a portfolio gleaning the most valuable and most beautiful properties in the world, we invite you to learn more about our approach. Please call us at 800-238-8616 or click below for more information.