Birch Creek Cabin

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Photo of Birch Creek Cabin

Located in the Pioneer Mountains this cabin is especially popular with cross-country skiers and summer hiking enthusiasts.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Electricity available. Water unavailable during winter months.
Area Amenities: Toilets,Drinking water
Fees There is a $20.00 per night fee for this cabin.
Open Season: January
Closest Towns: Dillon, MT
Water: Drinking Water available Spring, Summer and Fall
Restroom: Vault (see below)
Information Center: Dillon Ranger District
Phone: (406)683-3900

General Information

Directions:

The cabin is about 20 miles northwest of Dillon, MT. Take the Apex exit, where you turn west and travel the Birch Creek gravel road for 7 1/2 miles to the Education Center turnoff. Depending on snow conditions you may have to park at this turnoff. Cross the bridge and take the first turn right on the Thief Creek Road. The cabin is about 1/4 mile to the west at Thief Creek.


Parking:

Depending on the snow guests may need to park at the turnoff at the Western Montana College of the University of Montana, Environmental Education Center and hike the rest of the way to the cabin.


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Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Fishing

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Hiking

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Nature Viewing

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Viewing Wildlife

There is abundant wildlife in the area providing some great opportunities for recreational wildlife viewing and photographers.


Winter Sports

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Amenities

Drinking water No water in winter
Toilets Outdoor vault (no showers)

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
45.41457

  Longitude : 
-112.85518

 



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