Savenac Bunkhouse

Area Status: Open
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The Savenac Bunkhouse is one several rentals located at the Historic Savenac Tree Nursery. This historic tree nursery was founded in 1907 as a Forest Service tree nursery. Nursery operations concluded in 1969.

The Savenac compound includes a visitor center that is operated from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. Located on the compound are memorials, and interpretive trails with plenty of room to roam. Beautiful Savenac Creek runs through the compound.

In winter, groomed snowmobile trails are available and opportunities abound for cross-country skiing and snowshoeing.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Superior Ranger District 406-822-4233.
Fees $75.00 per night. Visit to make reservations
Usage: Light
Restrictions: No cooking allowed in building. No smoking in building. Pets must be on leash in the main compound and not allowed in building. Please view our Visitor Guidelines.
Closest Towns: Haugan, Montana
Water: Drinking water available
Restroom: Flush toilets
Information Center: Superior Ranger District, 406-822-4233

General Information


The Savenac compound is located 90 miles west of Missoula, Montana on Interstate 90. Take Haugan exit #16. Compound is well signed and entrance is visible.

General Notes:

Sleeping facilities consist of bunkbeds and twin beds with mattress covers. There are four rooms with two twin beds in each. Visitors need to bring bedding. Other accommodations include a single restroom with shower and a larger restroom with 3 sinks and two showers. There are no cooking or dining facilities in the bunkhouse; it is a sleeping facility only. The bunkhouse is a two-story building. Lookout Pass ski hill is located 10 miles west on Interstate 90. The world class "Route of the Hiawatha" is located 7 miles to the west for pristine mountain biking. Numerous mountain streams, the St. Regis River, hiking trails and alpine lakes are available for recreational activities within just a few minutes of Savenac. The road at the compound is plowed in winter. Bike rentals are available at Lookout Pass. View our brochure "Savenac Historic Tree Nursery."

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Cabin Rentals

The CCC (Civilian Conservation Corps) built this beautiful compound and its buildings. The intricate stonework, courtyard and architecture of the buildings make this place fun to rent and experience.
Difficulty Level: Easy


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3160 feet