Owl Creek Cabin

Area Status: Open
Owk Creek Rental Cabin in the winter

The Owl Creek Cabin is a rustic one room (16ft X 20ft) cabin. Group size is limited to 4 people. Accommodations for users include sleeping bunks with mattresses, wood heating stove, electric lights, a small electric cooking stove with oven, and dining service for four with a reasonable assortment of cooking pots, pans, and utensils. The cabin is not equipped with running water, but from mid May through mid November a potable water source is located just outside the front door. During the winter season, potable water will not be available at the Owl Creek Cabin, so please bring your own. Renters have access to an outhouse near the cabin. This is a great location for hiking and horseback riding with trails leading into the Bob Marshall Wilderness Area. It is also near Holland Lake which provides swimming, boating, and fishing opportunities.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: For fee, reservation, and more information, visit Recreation.gov.
Reservations: Reservations can be made online at www.recreation.gov
Rentals & Guides: Rental has electric stove and lights, wood stove, equipment for cooking, eating, and cleaning. An outhouse is located near the cabin, water supply is seasonal, and the maximum occupancy is four.
Fees: For fee information, visit Recreation.gov
Usage: Light
Restrictions: No Pets, no candles
Closest Towns: Condon, MT (9.8 miles)
Water: No
Restroom: Pit Toilet
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


Owl Creek Cabin is located at the Owl Creek Packer Camp, about 4 miles off Montana State Highway 83 in the Swan Valley. From Highway 83 turn east onto Holland Lake Road #44 near mile marker 35. After 2.5 miles, turn right on Owl Loop Road #9558. Go about 0.5 miles and turn right on Road #10121 to Owl Creek Packer Camp. The camp entrance is located on the right. Turn here and continue straight through the camp, turn left at the end and drive past the corrals. The cabin is located near the end of this loop on the right, just past the last corral.There is no sign marking the cabin, but the rental is the only structure in the camp area.

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