Garnet Mountain Lookout


Garnet Mountain Lookout

A recreation rental cabin on the Bozeman District.

Location: 19 mi. SW of Bozeman, MT


Maximum number of people: 4

(more than 3 nights in advance of your stay):

Information and "Last-Minute" Booking
(3 nights or less in advance of your stay):
Bozeman Office
3710 Fallon St., Suite C
Bozeman, MT 59718
(406) 522-2520

At a Glance

Fees $30.00

General Information


Travel south of Gallatin Gateway approximately 5 miles from Highway 191 via the Storm Castle Creek Road and Garnet Mountain Lookout Trail. This lookout cabin is 3.5 miles from the trailhead at Storm Castle Creek or 4 miles up the road from the yearlong gate closure below Rat Lake.


Open all year.
During winter months, park near Shenango Station and ski, snowshoe, or snowmobile the 10 miles to the lookout via the Storm Castle Creek and Rat Lake Roads. Motorcycle and ATV access is possible via the Rat Lake Road.
Summer-trail access from nearest road is 3.5 mi. Winter-10 mi. ski or snowmobile.

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