|Dates Available to Rent||December 1-March 31|
|Max Party Size||5|
|Cost & Reservations||Recreation.gov|
Challenge Cabin is available from Dec 1st through March 31st each winter. The cabin is not available April 1 to Nov 30.
Challenge Cabin is available during the winter - December 1st to March 31st - and is located 51 miles east of Hungry Horse, MT on US Highway 2, then eight miles south on Skyland Road #569. Access involves an 8-mile hike, snowshoe, or snowmobile to the cabin.
Challenge has rustic accommodations including propane cook stove, lights, wood stove, firewood, and vault toilet. Renters should pack their own drinking water and bedding. Party size is 5, accommodated with a bunk bed and a small loft. Please pack out what you brought, including your garbage. Grizzly bears live in the area; store your food, beverages, coolers, and garbage inside the cabin. Pets are allowed. Please pick up after your pet! Commercial use of the cabins is prohibited (outfitter guides, groups or organizations with compensated leaders/chaperons).
At a Glance
|Current Conditions:||For fee, reservation, and more information, visit Recreation.gov.|
|Reservations:||This site can be reserved by calling Toll Free 1-877-444-6777 (International 518-885-3639 or TDD 877-833-6777) or on-line at Recreation.gov.|
|Fees:||For fee information visit Recreation.gov|
|Open Season:||December 1|
|Operated By:||Forest Service|
Challenge Cabin is located 51 miles east of Hungry Horse, MT on US Highway 2, then eight miles south on Skyland Road #569. Park in the plowed area along US Highway 2, then hike, snowmobile, ski, or snowshoe the eight miles to the cabin along the groomed snowmobile trail. You cannot drive to Challenge Cabin.
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Alerts & Warnings
- Cannon Fire Area and Trail Closure
- Taylor Creek Road (Road 9790) and Werner Peak Road (Road 1658) Closure
- Trail Creek Road (Road 114) Closure
- Van Lake Campground Area Closure
- Crystal Creek Road (Road 316G) Closure Order
- Good Creek Road (Road 60) Closure
- Weasel Fire Area, Road, and Trail Closure Order
- Food/Wildlife Attractant Storage Special Order