October 21st, 2022

Ennis Montana Real Estate For Sale

Ennis Montana Life

Ennis Montana Real Estate Below

The Tobacco Root Mountains to the northwest, the Madison Range to the east, and the Snowcrest and Gravelly Mountain Ranges to the south, all these ranges surround Ennis, Montana.

The Flathead, Bannock, and Shoshone Native American tribes called the Ennis Valley, “The Land of the Shining Mountains,” an apt description of this region of Southwest Montana, known for excellent hunting and fishing.

In 1863, while hiding from the Crow Indians, Bill Fairweather and party, on their way to Yellowstone Country, discovered gold in a gulch lined with Alder trees, which they aptly named Alder Creek.

At this time, this south-west Montana region was Idaho Territory and the discovery of gold precipitated a new gold rush, which has been recorded as the largest placer gold strike in world history, producing $10 million in its first year.

Photo Madison River Bear Trap Canyon Near Ennis MT
By painter, Jim Dick: Madison River Bear Trap Canyon, Near Ennis, MT

This town that Cowboy Magazine ranked a top 20 western town, was named for freighter, William Ennis.

Ennis showed up in Alder, Montana during the 1863 gold rush. Alder was 22 miles from where Ennis homesteaded along the Madison River…present day Ennis.

Ennis, Montana is famous for hunting, fishing, hiking and is west of Big Sky, Montana in the Madison River Valley.

Ennis Lake is formed by a dam in the Madison River just above Bear Trap Canyon, creating the Upper Madison River and the Lower Madison River. Big Sky, Montana is directly east.

Bill Ennis came into the area by crossing the tobacco Root Mountains, bringing oxen, mules, and horses. After arriving, he cut the area’s lush grass, hawking his hay in Virginia City for about $125/ton, the same price a ton of hay costs today!

Nearby Virginia City, Montana is only 12 miles west of Ennis, MT and was established in 1863. Virginia City, MT is the United States’ only complete and original mining town from that era.

Next door is Nevada City, Montana, which remains to this day a busy mining town in much the same way it has been for over 100 years. In 1864, this part of Idaho’s territory, along with Ennis and Virginia City, became Montana Territory.

Ennis, MT Looks And Feels Like A True Western Town

This small, idyllic western town is located in Montana’s Madison Valley, along the world famous Madison River, one of Montana’s finest trout fishing streams. The US government owns three million acres in the Beaverhead National Forest, near Ennis, Montana.

Ennis, Montana is 45 miles from Bozeman, Montana; 60 miles from Butte, Montana; 60 miles from Yellowstone National Park; and 90 miles from Dillon, Montana.

Ennis is along US Highway 287 and lies 40 miles south of Interstate 90 (I-90) and 70 miles northwest of the west entry to Yellowstone National Park at West Yellowstone, Montana.

755  Jack Creek Road, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$15,000,000
TBD  MT-287, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$6,999,999
TBD  Highway 287, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$4,500,000
136  Jack Creek Rd, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$2,800,000
47  Prairie Way, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$2,500,000
5096, 5098, 5102  US Highway 287 N  N, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$1,999,999
5  Sunrise Loop, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$1,500,000
5096 & 5098  US Highway 287 N  N, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$1,499,999
5096, 5098, 5102  US Highway 287 N  N, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$1,499,999
113  Antelope Meadows Road, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$1,495,000
19  Teal Creek Road, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$1,140,000Contingent
5469  US Hwy 287  N, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$1,100,000
TBD  Upper Haypress Lake Trail, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$995,000
129 E Main, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$880,000
438  Vujo Lane, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$850,000Pending
313  Otis Avenue, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$850,000Pending
4  Panther Drive, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$839,000
49  Hayfield Loop Trail, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$790,000
5102  US HWY 287 N, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$699,999
719  Nicole Way, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$660,000Contingent
9  So. Field Court, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$649,000
Lots 7-12  Block 5 of Comley Addition, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$595,000
421  Otis Avenue, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$520,000Contingent
424  Beaverhead, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$499,000
111 W Main Street, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$497,500
422 W Armitage, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$469,900
Lot 55 A  Shell Creek Rd, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$425,000
334 W Hugel, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$410,000
124  Otis Avenue, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$395,000
Lot 16  Pintail Ridge, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$390,000
408  Vujo Lane, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$359,000
102/104  Shining Mountains Loop Rd, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$350,000
Lot 30  Shining Mountains Unit 2, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$350,000
Lot 17-A  Big Sky Dr., EnnisEnnis Real Estate$339,000
Lot 24  Hayfield Loop Trl, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$325,000
117  Cold Creek Loop Trail, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$299,900
TBD  Bull Trail - Pronghorn Meadows Lot 43, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$295,000
Lot 36  Hayfield Loop Trl, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$275,000
Lot 32  Shining Mountains Unit 2, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$275,000
Lot 35  Hayfield Loop Trl, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$275,000
Lot 210B  Shining Mountains Unit 2, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$249,900
Lot 234  Antler Trail, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$239,000
Lot 134  Deerfoot Trail, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$239,000
Lot 232  Spur Trail, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$229,000
Lot 33  Shining Mountains Unit 2, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$225,000
Lot 233  Antler Trail, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$219,000
Lot 17  Bugle Ct, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$215,000Pending
97  Antler Trail, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$210,000
LOT 272  Shining Mountains Unit 1, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$199,995
lot 274  Shining Mountains 1, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$199,000
115  Madison Drive, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$199,000
Lot 26  Stage Coach Trl, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$195,000
Lot 33  Red Rock Trail, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$195,000
Lot 157  Bobcat Trl, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$189,000
Lot 90  Valley Garden Golf Village, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$179,000
LOT 51  Ramshorn MT Court, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$163,000
51  Sky View Dr., EnnisEnnis Real Estate$155,000Contingent
Lot 6  Pearl Street, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$155,000
TBD  Airport Road, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$155,000Contingent
Lot 246  Pyramid Lane, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$150,000
Lot 273  Antler Trail, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$149,000
Lot 228  My Lane, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$139,999
TBD  Lot 2 Block 9 North Forty, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$97,000
Pic  A Nic Basket Coffee Shop & Excursion Lunches, EnnisEnnis Real Estate$93,500


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