Wurtz Cabin

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Exterior of the Wurtz Rental Cabin

The historic Wurtz cabin is about 46 miles north of Columbia Falls, MT on the North Fork Road north of Polebridge. Wurtz has rustic accommodations including propane cook stove, heater, lights, wood stove, and vault toilet. The party size is twelve with two double beds and a bunk bed on the main floor and twin beds in the 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 not allowed at Wurtz. Commercial use of the cabins is prohibited (outfitter guides, groups or organizations with compensated leaders/chaperons)

Wurtz Cabin


Living room

Outdoor fire ring

Wood shed


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
Usage: Heavy
Closest Towns: Polebridge
Water: No
Restroom: Pit Toilet,
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions: Wurtz Cabin isabout 46 miles north of Columbia Falls, MT on the North Fork Road (County Road #486). To find the North Fork Road take Nucleus Avenue north through Columbia Falls, turn east on Railroad Street at the stop sign, this becomes the North Fork Road as it travels over the railroad overpass. Continue north 46 miles on this road Wurtz is on your left.

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