Moose Lake Cabin

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

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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Horse Riding

There is a corral available for use at no extra charge.

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Drinking water
Toilets Outdoor vault (no showers)

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