INTRODUCING PINNACLE CAMP: GLAMOROUS CAMPING REACHES NEW HEIGHTS AT PAWS UP IN MONTANA
Greenough, Montana – January 2011 – Glamorous camping, or “glamping” as it’s commonly quipped, at The Resort at Paws Up is soaring to a new level for summer 2011 with the announcement of their most luxurious tented camp yet, aptly named Pinnacle Camp, as well as an adult-only tented camp called Moonlight Camp (formerly Tent City). Paws Up, a luxury ranch resort in Montana, has mastered the art of “roughing it like royalty” with glamping since 2005 with a trio of tented camps including River Camp, Creekside Camp and the original, Tent City, now renamed Moonlight Camp. The opening of Pinnacle Camp, the fourth luxury tented accommodation at Paws Up, complete with full en-suite master bathrooms, is set for June 2011.
Pinnacle Camp is located on a bluff overlooking the confluence of the Blackfoot River and Elk Creek – one of the most breathtaking locations on Paws Up’s 37,000-acre ranch. The camp will feature six large tent-suites, all with en-suite master bathrooms. Four of the six two-bedroom tents will be outfitted with a king bed and two twin beds (perfect for families), another will be a one-bedroom tent suite with a king bed. Also included at Pinnacle Camp is a dedicated honeymoon tent called Tango Point, which will be located at the point of the bluff directly overlooking the Blackfoot River and Elk Creek. Tango Point adds an extra element of romance with a copper tub located directly in the living space. The safari-style accommodations are outfitted with a myriad of luxury amenities including jetted tubs in the en-suite master bathrooms, exterior decks with “Big Sky” river views and climate control cooling fans and heaters. Pinnacle Camp guests will have access to an expansive dining pavilion with a lounging game area and fireplace, a camp chef on site and their own personal “camping butler.”
Also new for the 2011 season, is the announcement of the first adult-only camp at Paws Up – Moonlight Camp (formerly Tent City). This collection of six romantic canvas tents is located in a cluster of towering pines and massive boulders overlooking an expansive meadow just a short stroll from the legendary Blackfoot River, allowing couples to connect with the great outdoors without forgoing the creature comforts of a luxury resort. Each well-appointed tent features The Last Best Bed™, a Paws Up signature with plush bedding fit for a king. Complete with high-thread count linens, gourmet cuisine at the dining pavilion, six private bathrooms (one for each tent) in the nearby bathhouse with heated floors and granite counter tops, a Spa Tent with views of the Blackfoot and a camping butler on hand to cater to every whim.
With the new luxury tented camps, guests can have it all at Paws Up – the perfect family experience, romantic getaway, or both. Pinnacle Camp at Paws Up is the answer for families who want to experience activities and adventure together with great service and luxe accommodations. Paws Up offers one of the largest menus of wilderness activities in North America from horseback riding and mountain biking to sporting clays and ATV adventures. Most activities are suitable for kids ages seven and up, enabling parent and child to actively vacation together. Younger campers can aspire to be cowboys and cowgirls or the next Lewis & Clark explorers with Paws Up’s Kids Corps of Discovery program.
Rates for Pinnacle Camp start at $1,035 a night beginning June 15, 2011. Rates for Moonlight Camp start at $820 a night. Rates are based on double occupancy and include three meals daily. For reservations, please call 1-800-473-0601. The Resort at Paws Up is also on Facebook and Twitter @Paws_Up.
ABOUT THE RESORT AT PAWS UP: Opened in 2005, The Resort at Paws Up combines luxury with unforgettable adventure on 37,000 acres of untamed Montana wilderness steeped in Lewis and Clark history. The Resort at Paws Up offers accommodations for 215 guests in 24 tented accommodations and 28 well-appointed vacation homes, ranging from two-bedroom Meadow Homes to the charming, private four-bedroom Morris Farmhouse and Wilderness Estates. Paws Up is located in the heart of the Blackfoot Valley in western Montana. Travelers can access Missoula via direct flights from Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, Chicago, Phoenix, Denver, Las Vegas, Minneapolis, and Salt Lake City. For more information, please visit www.pawsup.com or call 800-473-0601.
Paws Up offers a full menu of teambuilding activities, tournaments and thrilling outdoor adventures like fly-fishing, horseback riding, ATV tours, hiking, mountain biking, whitewater rafting, kayaking and wildlife watching. Paws Up offers one of America’s few resort-based sporting clay courses, which was designed by 14-time national and international champion Andy Duffy. Leave the golf clubs behind and try a clay-shooting tournament instead.
For the “soft” adventurers, Paws Up also offers spa treatments, en-tent at Spa Town or en-suite during the winter months.
The Resort at Paws Up is located 35 miles east of Missoula in western Montana. Travelers can access Missoula (MSO) via direct flights from Los Angeles, Seattle, Chicago, Phoenix, Denver, Las Vegas, Minneapolis, and Salt Lake City.