Whitetail Club Blog

Wente Winemaker’s Dinner at Shore Lodge

Among the many benefits of living at Whitetail Club — like McCall’s picturesque landscape and multitude of seasonal outdoor activities — is our close proximity and exclusive access to the acclaimed Shore Lodge Resort. On December 5th, Shore Lodge invites guests and Whitetail Club members to a delectable evening at The Narrows, with a five-course dinner featuring wine pairings from the award-winning Wente Vineyards.

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They say family knows best, and when it comes to the world of wine, the Wente family certainly knows a thing or two. Founded in 1883 by C.H. Wente, […]

Tips for Buying a Vacation Home

Owning a vacation home is a dream for many. Having a quiet place to escape the rush of daily life, or even take the kids during their time off from school, is fast becoming a goal of more Americans, especially as the economy continues to stabilize. According to the National Association of Realtors, a record 1.13 million vacation homes were sold in the U.S. last year.

Whether it’s a cozy cabin or an expansive family retreat, purchasing a vacation home is a big step and should take some careful consideration.

Here are a few key items […]

Off-Season Golf Tips to Stay in Shape

Winter has a funny way of putting a damper on your golf game. Just when you have finally gotten that slice under control, colder temperatures roll in, leaving you with no other choice but to pack up the golf clubs and prepare for ski season. But just like other sports, if you want to continue improving your game year after year  you must have a plan for the offseason.

With that in mind, Whitetail Club’s Head Golf Pro Todd Binder has created a great exercise you can do from the […]

Whitetail Club Real Estate Update

With summer in our rearview mirror and 2016 on the horizon, we are poised to have yet another amazing sales season here at Whitetail Club. After posting nearly $5 million in sales and 13 transactions through our peak season, its obvious word continues to spread about the world-class amenities and exceptional lifestyle available here year-round.

And, the year is not over yet. With a few months remaining, we could have a strong finish. According to reports from the National Association of Realtors Investment and Vacation Home Buyers Survey, 80 percent of vacation buyers […]

Whitetail Club Featured Listing: Whitetail Drive

Whether looking for a seasonal getaway or a place to call home year-round, Whitetail Club has a property for everyone.

Take a turn down Whitetail Drive and you’ll find this featured listing, along with breathtaking views of the surrounding Salmon River Mountains. With four spacious bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms, the nearly 4,000-square-foot floor plan has two master suites on the main level and a large outdoor patio that faces Whitetail Club’s award-winning golf course.

A closer look inside reveals an exquisite, yet rustic look featuring high-end finishes, vaulted ceilings, and wood and stone detailing […]

Seasonal Fall Recipes

Crisp air and autumn leaves can only mean on thing: fall has officially arrived in McCall. From apples and squash to stews and soups, we have compiled a few of our favorite fall recipes that truly embody the season. Whether staying in for a weeknight dinner or planning a fun, social gathering, these recipes are sure to please anyone this season:

Hot Apple Cider with Rum

If you’re looking to capture all of the flavors of fall, take a sip of this mouthwatering concoction from Food Network Chef Emeril Lagasse.

Toasted Pumpkin Seeds

Crisp and easy, […]

Whitetail Club Featured Listing: 2018 Fox Fairway Court

A spacious layout, gourmet kitchen and custom finishes…check! Convenient location, scenic views and luxurious amenities…check! If this sounds like the blueprint for your next home, Whitetail Club has just what you are looking for right here in McCall.

Located at 2018 Fox Fairway Court, this three-story luxury lodge boasts an incredible 7,300-square-foot open floor plan fit for everyday living or seasonal getaways. With five bedrooms, six and a half bathrooms and a breathtaking gourmet kitchen, the unique interior seamlessly blends functional living spaces with awe inspiring views captured through floor-to-ceiling windows –providing the ultimate space […]

Labor Day in McCall

Labor Day in McCall is a special time. With a front row seat to Payette Lake, the majestic mountain views and easy access to a world of recreational activities, it’s no wonder that our Whitetail Club members treasure this time of year. We like to think this is the perfect setting to celebrate this holiday weekend with family and friends.

To make this year’s Labor Day weekend even more memorable, we’ve compiled a few party tips and ideas:

  • Set the Stage – Nothing says Labor Day quite like cooking outside on the grill. Before your guests […]

Preparing Your Home for Fall

All good things, including summer, must come to an end. As the days grow shorter and the temperature plummets, take these steps to ensure your home is prepared for yet another gorgeous season in McCall.

  • Avoid unexpected headaches by properly maintaining your home’s gutters, roof and downspouts. Clogged gutters and downspouts can easily lead to flooding from heavy rain or melting snow. To prevent clogs, add leaf guards on gutters and direct water away from your home with downspout extensions. Water can also enter through the roof. Hire a professional to thoroughly inspect your roof […]

Whitetail Club’s Nine-Trail Mountain Bike System

As summer in McCall draws to a close, we encourage members to cherish the season’s final days enjoying their favorite warm weather activities in our beautiful mountain-lake surroundings. If you haven’t had the chance yet, take this opportunity to check out one of our newest amenities – Whitetail Club’s nine-trail mountain bike system.

Designed by industry leading Alpine Trails, the nine scenic courses cover more than 10 miles of diverse terrain within Whitetail Club. Each of the nine trails affords interesting challenges and spectacular scenery.

  • The Lower Traverse Trail, which averages a 3 percent […]

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