Luxury mountain estate in Tamarack's Whitewater Estates along the Buttercup ski lift! Improvements This over 5,200 sq ft 5 bedroom elegant home has natural design elements throughout that complement its beautiful mountain setting. These include wood and stone siding, a gable roof, custom antler light fixtures, vaulted tongue & groove ceilings, wood trim, tile flooring, and a great room with a stunning floor-to-ceiling rock fireplace. One amazing amenity to the property is the elevator which allows you to easily navigate between the three levels of the home. The gourmet kitchen highlights stainless Wolf appliances, granite counters, and an overlay built-in fridge. For entertaining, there is a wet bar just off the kitchen with a beverage cooler, sink, and bar seating. The main level also encompasses the grand foyer, the dining area, two guest bedrooms, a full guest bath, the spacious laundry room with a sink, and deck access. Avid skiers will love being able to ski right up to the home and storing their winter gear in the mudroom with its built-in hall tree and bench seating. The master suite is tucked upstairs for privacy. It showcases a fireplace, jetted tub, walk-in tile shower, dual vanity sink, tile floors, and an adjoining loft office nook that looks over the great room. The fully finished walkout basement consists of the recreational room, two additional guest bedrooms, and another guest bathroom. The outdoor living space is the perfect place to relax year-round. There is a wrap-around covered patio with a hot tub and an outdoor fireplace. The home is also conveniently located just a few minutes from the heart of the Tamarack Village and Discovery Square where there is a variety of shops and restaurants. Exterior Features: 0.92 Acres 2 Car Attached Garage Covered Wrap-Around Patio Hot Tub Outdoor Fireplace Interior Features: Custom Light Fixtures Elevator Laundry Room with Tile Floors & Sink Ski Gear Room with Built-In Hall Tree & Bench Seating Tile Floors Upstairs Office Nook/Loft Vaulted Tongue & Groove Ceilings Walk-Out Finished Basement Wood Beam Trusses & Wood Trim Kitchen Features: Breakfast Bar Granite Counters Overlay Built-In Refrigerator Recessed Ceiling Lights Stainless Steel High-End Appliances Including Wolf Separate Wet Bar with Sink, Bar Seating, & Beverage Cooler Tile Backsplash Master Bedroom Suite: Dual Vanity Sink Fireplace Jetted Tub Walk-In Closet Walk-In Tile Shower Location Tamarack not only offers first-class skiing but it also offers an amazing all-around experience for its visitors and residents. The village has shops, restaurants, and a market. There is also a spa, workout facility, pool, and ski lodge. Year-round recreation at your fingertips includes skiing, snowboarding, swimming or boating at Lake Cascade, hiking or biking the cross-country trails and ziplining. Tamarack is located close to Donnelly, Idaho in Valley County. Donnelly is midway between 2 Idaho resort towns. It is 16 miles from Cascade, ID and 13 miles from the resort town of McCall, ID. Cascade, ID is a small mountainous town situated along Highway 55 and Lake Cascade Recreational Area. This state park is popular for the water sports it offers such as sailing, boating, swimming and windsurfing. It also has several developed campsites and hiking trails. Some of the local annual events in Cascade include the Valley County Fair, the Winter Jamboree, Cascade Thunder Mountain Days, the Buckskin Bill Rendezvous and Howdy’s Fishing Derby. Valley County is also host to some of Idaho’s most beautiful waters. Among these are the Salmon River, Payette Lake and Lake Cascade. These rivers and lakes are known for their tremendous fishing. These bodies of water boast diverse species including rainbow trout, Kokanee trout, salmon, steelhead and small mouth bass. To the North is McCall, Idaho which sits along the banks of Payette Lake. It is an outdoor recreational hot-spot especially for many residents from the Boise metro area who are looking for a weekend escape. Besides Brundage Mountain, McCall is also central to both the Little Ski Hill and Tamarack Resort thus making McCall known for its winter recreation. Visitors and residents enjoy activities such as Nordic skiing, cross country skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, and tubing. In fact, one of its most vibrant events is the annual Winter Carnival held every January which exhibits intricate snow sculptures throughout the community. People also escape to this charming mountain town during the summer months to enjoy activities such as river rafting, kayaking, fishing, boating, jet skiing, camping, hiking, or soaking in one of the area’s natural hot springs. The spectacular mountain scenery and lake views can be appreciated from downtown McCall but for a more intimate and unspoiled view, many like to visit Ponderosa State Park. This public park is just on the northern outskirts of town and offers hiking trails, camping sites, and beaches along Payette Lake.