Dayton Real Estate

Dayton Real Estate

Welcome to Dayton, a charming town nestled in Lake County, Montana, United States. Dayton is a hidden gem in the heart of the Rockies, offering residents a peaceful and scenic lifestyle surrounded by natural beauty.

With a population of just over 1000 residents, Dayton is a close-knit community where neighbors quickly become friends. The town boasts a rich history dating back to the early 1900s when it was first established as a mining town. Today, Dayton retains its small-town charm while offering modern amenities and conveniences for its residents.

Outdoor enthusiasts will find plenty to love in Dayton, with easy access to hiking, fishing, and boating opportunities in the nearby Flathead Lake and Mission Mountains Wilderness. The stunning natural landscapes provide the perfect backdrop for a variety of recreational activities year-round.

Dayton is also conveniently located near larger cities like Kalispell and Missoula, offering residents the best of both worlds - a tranquil retreat with easy access to urban amenities.

Whether you're looking for a peaceful place to retire or a picturesque setting to raise a family, Dayton has something to offer everyone. Come and discover the beauty and serenity of Dayton, Montana - a place you'll be proud to call home.

Newest Listings in Dayton

$2,900,000
2 Beds 1 Baths 30030173 MLS
This beautifully built log cabin on enchanting Wild Horse Island is a Montana dream brought to life! Wild Horse Island is a 2,160 acre state park wilderness preserve, the largest island on Flathead Lake. Nestled among the old growth Ponderosa Pine forest, there are just 56 deeded lots along the lakeshore, each with a buffer zone for wildlife. This gem, now operating as a vacation rental, is the only one of its kind on the island, making it an exclusive retreat for those seeking an extraordinary escape. Wild Horse Island, a crown jewel within the serene waters of Flathead Lake, is renowned for its unique blend of natural beauty and historical significance.The island's captivating allure lies in its protected wilderness, home to a small band of wild horses, bighorn sheep, visiting black bears, an array of songbirds, waterfowl, eagles and falcons. This, combined with pristine, untouched landscapes, makes owning property here a truly exceptional opportunity. Rare and endangered plant species have also been found on its Palouse-like Prairie grasslands. The cabin itself is nothing short of magical. Carefully crafted with beautiful logs and hardwood floors, the cabin is completely off-grid and self-contained. With gradually sloping south-facing terrain, it offers breathtaking views and an abundance of natural light throughout the day. The location is unparalleled, as the property sets nearest to the mainland marina and boasts 2 deeded boat slips. Yes, 2 deeded boat slips! Imagine waking up to the serene sound of birdsong, exploring miles of unspoiled trails and ending your day mesmerized by the glowing sunset over still waters. Glacial Flathead Lake, the largest natural freshwater lake west of the Mississippi River, adds another layer of splendor to this already remarkable setting. Its crystal-clear waters are perfect for boating, fishing, kayaking and swimming, creating a haven for outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers alike. The sheer size and clarity of the lake make it a natural wonder, further enhancing the unique charm of Wild Horse Island. This property, with its storied past and incredible natural beauty, truly is one of the most magical places on earth. It offers a rare blend of seclusion and accessibility, history and modern comfort, making it a perfect sanctuary for those seeking a deeper connection with nature. Wild Horse Island is a state park managed by Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks. The Wild Horse Marina is located 15 minutes from downtown Polson and everything the south end of the lake has to offer. Approximately a 40 minute drive to Kalispell and to Glacier International Airport and just over an hour to Glacier National Park. The best way to view this amazing property is to book a stay! For more information or to schedule a showing, please call Jamie Lee Russell at 406-544-0452 or your real estate professional. Agents and Buyers are NOT to go the property under any circumstances without a scheduled appointment. Absolutely do not disturb vacationing guests or maintenance workers. Do NOT utilize the private dock for any reason without prior approval from the listing agent. Parking in the Wild Horse Marina requires a pass, please do not park there for any reason.

44625 Wild Horse Island Lane, Dayton

$5,250,000
30026351 MLS
Dayton Yacht Harbor stands as a testament to Montana's rich maritime heritage, offering discerning boaters and outdoor enthusiasts a unique blend of world-class facilities, natural beauty, and community spirit. At the heart of Dayton Yacht Harbor is its expansive 750-foot dock, complemented by modern amenities and services tailored to meet the needs of discerning boat owners. The dock, originally a 1930s railroad trestle, is now the only marina on the lake accommodating large sailboats. The marina proudly features a Brownell Yard Trailer, essential for efficient boat maintenance and storage operations, alongside Montana's sole travel lift, facilitating seamless transitions between land and water. Adjacent to the marina, the mast-up boatyard provides convenient access for winter storage, ensuring boats are readily prepared for the next season's adventures. The Harbor House, built in 2013, offers kitchen facilities, tiled restrooms, showers, and a scenic deck with BBQ area. Dayton Yacht Harbor thrives in a breathtaking location, nestled against the majestic Mission Mountains. Here, residents enjoy world-class fishing, hunting, skiing, and hiking, with Glacier National Park and Bob Marshall Wilderness just a stone's throw away. This natural paradise, centered around Flathead Lake, the largest natural freshwater lake west of the Mississippi. The lake sits at 2893 feet above sea level, is 28 miles long & 8-15 miles wide. The lake is 370 feet deep at the deepest point & is one of the cleanest large lakes in the world. Adding to the lake’s character are several large islands; the largest of which is Wild Horse Island, (more than 2,000 acres). This island is home to several wild horses a herd of Bighorn Sheep as well as numerous deer, and bald eagles. It is now a State Park. Dayton Yacht Harbor fosters a vibrant boating community. Relax and socialize at the Harbor house featuring indoor/outdoor seating, ice for purchase, a sink, refrigerator, microwave, bathroom & shower facilities, grills & BBQ area, a scenic patio with seating picnic tables, a manager's residence and secure storage. But the true star of the show is the harbor itself. Dayton Yacht Harbor, a 100-slip full-service marina situated on 2+/- acres offers secure storage for over 135 boats, providing peace of mind throughout the year. With additional services like maintenance, winter storage, and launch assistance, Yacht Harbor caters to every boater's needs. Dayton Yacht Harbor caters primarily to the sailing community, but also welcomes motor yachts. Power, water, and pump-outs are available on the dock, with transient moorage available by appointment. Need a boat serviced? Yacht Harbor offers a comprehensive suite of services including a travel lift, trailer hauling & launching, repairs & maintenance (glass work, mechanical, rigging, etc.), year-round or seasonal storage (both outdoor & indoor heated options), pump-out services, winterizing/summer prep, detailing, and even in-water or on-shore mast stepping. For those new to sailing or looking to refine their skills, the Dayton Harbor sailing school provides a fantastic learning environment. And if you're itching to get on the water today, their rental fleet featuring Capri 22's is available for day trips or even overnight adventures. Beyond the on-water activities, the marina house offers a welcoming space to unwind. Enjoy indoor/outdoor seating, purchase ice for your cooler, or utilize the sink, refrigerator, microwave, and bathroom facilities. Fire up the grills for a BBQ on the patio, complete with seating and picnic tables. Look no further than Yacht Harbor for exceptional living and unparalleled access to Flathead Lake's vibrant boating lifestyle. These Assessor #s are included in this listing: 014649, 019432, 019433, 013934, 019440, 019441, 013986 019444, 019445, 019443, 019442, 019446, 013970

399 C Street, Dayton

$1,195,000
30026468 MLS
Build your Montana dream home, with access to Flathead Lake, on this epic 23 acre property. Offering incredible views of Flathead Lake, Wild Horse Island, the Mission Mountains, and the Proctor Valley, this property embodies the best of Montana - endless outdoor activities, stunning natural beauty, privacy, and room to roam. The property's sloped topography naturally creates 5 separate terraced areas, offering limitless possibilities: Existing 36' X 45' Shop with 2 Bed/2Bath Guesthouse, Building Site for Custom home - Power, Septic, Well, are all in, RV area with hook-ups, Large recreational area, ready for Barn, Family Pavilion, or other activities, and several acre grazing pasture for horses. Located in the quant sailing community of Dayton and only 20 minutes from Lakeside - offering restaurants, shopping, and skiing. Less than 1 hour from Kalispell and Glacier International Airport. For more information contract Greg LeFevre 406-300-2422 or your Real Estate professional More.. 1,600 square foot heated shop, has two oversized roll up garage doors, 12' X 13' and 16' X 13', and 16' ceiling height. 169 square foot mezzanine for storage or would make a great gym. The shop can accommodate a 40' RV with full RV hookup. Plenty of space for boat or additional toys, and includes a work bench. Guesthouse is located above the shop and offers 2 bedrooms, 1 full bath on the upper level and a 3/4 bath and laundry downstairs, in the shop. Living room features vaulted ceiling and wood burning fireplace. Full Kitchen and dinning room, with small covered deck off the dining room. The Shop and Guesthouse give the new owners immediate use of the property, allowing them time to experience and enjoy the property while designing and building their dream home. Large 20' X 24 covered space attached to shop/guesthouse, could be used a patio or carport. RV area is perfect for visiting friends, offering two RV pads with hook-up stations, along with a fire pit and picnic area, all with stunning views of Flathead Lake. This area is private and out of sight from main house building site and guesthouse. Recreation area has large flat shelf ready for your imagination. This space offers some of the best views on the property and leads to the pasture below. Flathead Lake access: As part of the Black Lake Ranch subdivision, this property has an interest in the common ownership of the Black Lake Ranch Flathead Lake Lot 11. This 50' X 100' lakefront lot includes a dock and picnic area, which is for the use of the Black Lake Ranch residents.

44844 Chief Cliff Lane, Dayton

$1,195,000
2 Beds 2 Baths 30025545 MLS
Build your Montana dream home, with access to Flathead Lake, on this epic 23 acre property. Offering incredible views of Flathead Lake, Wild Horse Island, the Mission Mountains, and the Proctor Valley, this property embodies the best of Montana - endless outdoor activities, stunning natural beauty, privacy, and room to roam. The property's sloped topography naturally creates 5 separate terraced areas, offering limitless possibilities: Existing 36' X 45' Shop with 2 Bed/2Bath Guesthouse, Building Site for Custom home - Power, Septic, Well are all in, RV area with hook-ups, Large recreational area, ready for Barn, Family Pavilion, or other activities, and several acre grazing pasture for horses. Located in the quant sailing community of Dayton and only 20 minutes from Lakeside - offering restaurants, shopping, and skiing. Less than 1 hour from Kalispell and Glacier International Airport. For more information contract Greg LeFevre 406-300-2422 or your Real Estate professional More.. 1,600 square foot heated shop, has two oversized roll up garage doors, 12' X 13' and 16' X 13', and 16' ceiling height. 169 square foot mezzanine for storage or would make a great gym. The shop can accommodate a 40' RV with full RV hookup. Plenty of space for boat or additional toys, and includes a work bench. Guesthouse is located above the shop and offers 2 bedrooms, 1 full bath on the upper level and a 3/4 bath and laundry downstairs, in the shop. Living room features vaulted ceiling and wood burning fireplace. Full Kitchen and dinning room, with small covered deck off the dining room. The Shop and Guesthouse give the new owners immediate use of the property, allowing them time to experience and enjoy the property while designing and building their dream home. Large 20' X 24 covered space attached to shop/guesthouse, could be used a patio or carport. RV area is perfect for visiting friends, offering two RV pads with hook-up stations, along with a fire pit and picnic area, all with stunning views of Flathead Lake. This area is private and out of sight from main house building site and guesthouse. Recreation area has large flat shelf ready for your imagination. This space offers some of the best views on the property and leads to the pasture below. Flathead Lake access: As part of the Black Lake Ranch subdivision, this property has an interest in the common ownership of the Black Lake Ranch Flathead Lake Lot 11. This 50' X 100' lakefront lot includes a dock and picnic area, which is for the use of the Black Lake Ranch residents.

44844 Chief Cliff Lane, Dayton

$975,000
4 Beds 4 Baths 30016872 MLS
INCREDIBLE LAKE AND MOUNTAIN VIEWS! A listing like no other! 2 adjacent properties listed together! There is a lake access/boat access with a dock less than 30 seconds from your driveway! Enjoy Montana living in this gorgeous, ALL ONE LEVEL, 4 bedroom/4 bath home w/ a 3 car garage. Situated on just under an acre, the home boasts beautiful wooden beams stretching across vaulted ceilings and a wood fireplace that reaches to the ceiling! The backside of the house that faces the southeast, has stunning views of Flathead Lake from every window. In addition to the original house 2,223+ sq footage, the attached 2 car garage was converted to additional living space which added even more to the total sq footage making it an even larger footprint of a home. Granite counter tops in the kitchen and bathroom, gas stove, double oven and a new gas furnace that is plumbed for AC and sellers are adding $13,000 for concessions to buyers at closing to install an AC system. There are security cameras throughout the home and a billiards room ready for its next game. Along the backside of the 3-car garage, located above is a large room with plenty of additional storage area. This property is being sold with an additional adjacent one-acre parcel with a fenced horse barn that comes with its own address for you to build on in the future. The possibilities are endless. Or leave it as is for privacy and room to stretch out for all your boats/toys or have your horses enjoying their forever home. Both properties have a shared well in place. Selling both lots together (1.89 acres) for this amazing deal. You can keep one and sell the other in the future. You have options! Home has an unobstructed panoramic view of Flathead Lake and the mountains. This view is protected by a recorded Scenic View Easement. Every room in the home has a direct Lake and mountain view. Beach and boat access to the Lake from the property is within the neighborhood and an easy walk. Call Sheila Gingras at 406-291-1525, or your real estate professional.

42112 Juniper Shores Lane, Dayton

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