Moose Lake Cabin

Area Status: Open
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Moose Lake Guard Station

This Forest Service-built cabin is located on the Middle Fork of Rock Creek, close to the Anaconda Pintler Wilderness.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Water unavailable during witner months
Area Amenities: Toilets,Drinking water
Fees There is a $20 per night fee for this cabin.
Open Season: January
Closest Towns: Philipsburg, Montana
Water: Drinking water available
Restroom: Vault
Information Center: Pintler Ranger District
Phone: 406-859-3211

General Information


The cabin is located about 24 miles southwest of Philipsburg, Montana. From Philipsburg, drive 6 miles south on Highway 1 to the junction with Montana Highway 38 (Skalkaho Highway). Turn right and drive west for 9 miles until it meets Forest Road #5106, the Middle Fork Road. Turn left and continue another 9 miles to the Moose Lake Station. Up to 1/4 mile of snowmobile or ski travel may be required in winter.

General Notes:

The cabin has one room. It has two bunk beds, water, a wood burning stove, a cookstove (bring your own propane canister), tables and chairs. There is a corral that can be used for no extra charge.

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Located on the Middle Fork of Rock Creek, close to the Anaconda Pintler Wilderness. Recreation opportunities include fishing on Rock Creek and hiking in the wilderness.

Maximum Number of People4
Fees: There is a $20 per night fee for the cabin.
Reservation required?: Y


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Drinking water
Toilets Outdoor vault (no showers)

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