Fleecer Cabin

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

Fleecer Cabin

Located in the Fleecer Mountain Range, 15 miles south of Butte, this cabin was built in 1924 and has been used as headquarters for Forest Service crews since it was built. The cabin is available May 1st through January 2nd unless seasonal Forest Service crews are stationed at the cabin during the summer. Access to the Conitinental Divide National Scenic Trail is located one mile from the cabin. The cabin has electricity, water, and indoor bathroom, and heat. It consists of two bedrooms that will accommodate five people. A corral and pasture are adjacent to the cabin.

At a Glance

Reservations: To make reservations, call toll free: 1-877-444-6777 or visit www.recreation.gov
Area Amenities: Fee charged for some activities,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees There is a $40 per night fee for this cabin.
Open Season: May 1
Closest Towns: Butte, Montana
Water: Yes
Restroom: Yes
Information Center: Butte Ranger Station
Phone: (406) 494-2147

General Information

Directions:

From Butte take I-15/I-90 west for approximately 7 miles. Merge onto I-15 south and continue for approximately 12 miles. Take Feely exit (no. 111) and drive west onto Forest Service road #96 (Divide Creek Road) for approximately 2.5 miles; turn left onto Forest Service road #447 and drive for one mile. As the road begins to climb, turn left and go down the hill to the gate. The cabin is located approximately 0.25 miles from the gate. Be sure to keep the gate closed during your stay. The road is a gravel road suitable for passenger vehicle access except during snow conditions.


General Notes:

The cabin has electricity (lights, stove, and refrigerator), indoor plumbing (no hot water) and oil/wood heat. There are two bedrooms that will sleep five people (two bunkbeds and a single bed). Horse facilities are available at the cabin.

The cabin is available for rent from May 1 to January 2.

The cabin is accessible by passenger vehicle during snow-free periods of the year. Snow conditions may require 4-wheel drive vehicle, snowmobile, snowshoe, or cross country ski access. Blowing and drifting snow can be expected during snowy conditions. Be prepared with shovel or skis if using a vehicle.


Recreation Map

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Activities


Bicycling

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Mountain Biking

There are several motorized trails in the area that provide great mountain biking opportunities in the Fleecer Mountains including portions of the Continental Divide National Scenic Trail. Maps are available at the Butte-Jefferson Ranger District.


Camping & Cabins

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Fishing

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Horse Riding & Camping

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OHV Riding & Camping

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Amenities

Drinking water
Toilets Indoor Flush
Parking
Fee charged for some activities $40.00 per night

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
45.85195

  Longitude : 
-112.74372

 



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