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Photo of a wood cabin. Mountain and blue sky in the background


Hell's Canyon Guard Station on the Jefferson Ranger District.




Experience the Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest in a historic backcountry cabin. Most cabins were originally patrol cabins. Now, your rental fee helps maintain these historic treasures and gives you a unique, cozy way to spend time in the Beaverhead-Deerlodge NF.

You can rent the 24 cabins in the Beaverhead-Deerlodge NF either by calling toll free, 1-877-444-6777, or by going to The toll-free number is staffed seven days a week, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Mountain Time) between Labor Day and March 31, and then from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. between April 1 and Labor Day.

In addition to the cabin rental fee, you will be charged $10. Reservations can be made with a major credit card or cashier’s check. Refunds, cancellations, and date changes can be done for an administrative fee of $10.

Rustic Rental Cabin Poster. 

Rustic Rental Cabin Map.

Rustic Rental Cabin List.

We want to know about your recent visit to one of our Forest Service rental cabins! Please take a moment to fill out a Cabin Condition Report and return to the address listed on the form. We appreciate your feedback!

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