Canyon Creek Cabin

Area Status: Open
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Canyon Creek Cabin

Canyon Creek cabin was built in 1930 as a guard station where rangers could stay when they were working in this area.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: No water avialable
Area Amenities: Toilets
Fees There is a $20 per night fee for this cabin.
Open Season: January
Closest Towns: Melrose, MT
Water: None
Restroom: Vault (see below)
Information Center: Wise Creek Ranger District
Phone: (406)832-3178

General Information

Directions:

The cabin is located about 13 miles west of Melrose, Montana. From Melrose take Trapper Creek Road for about 5.5 miles.  Continue on Canyon Creek Road for approximately 7 miles.  Follow the signs to the cabin.  It is located about 1/2 mils from the turnoff.  Road conditions can be an issue.  4-wheel drive is recommended.  Winter access may require snowmobiles, cross country skis or snowshoes for 6 or more miles.  Please call ahead for specific road conditions.


General Notes:

The cabin has no electricity and no water.  Guests need to bring their own water.


Parking:

There is a small parking area at the turnoff about 1/2 mile from the cabin.


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Amenities

Toilets Outdoor vault (no showers)
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Location

 
  Latitude : 
45.67667

  Longitude : 
-112.88766

 



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