Seedhouse Guard Station

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

Hahns Peak/Bear's Ears Ranger District

Seedhouse Guard Station provides a private setting for your winter camping experience. This is the perfect ski-, snowshoe-, hike-, or snowmobile-in getaway.  This historic one room cabin is available for rent fall and winter and is located near the upper Elk River with snow country opportunities readily available. This area is near the Mount Zirkel Wilderness which provides some great backcountry opportunities. 

The cabin has 2 bunk beds that can sleep up to 5 on 3 single beds and one futon that can sleep 2.  The cabin has a propane heater, stove, lights and refrigerator are in the cabin, as well as basic cooking pots, pans, dishes, and eating utensils. There is no water available. A vault toilet is outside the cabin.  To reserve this cabin contact the National Recreation Reservation Service at or toll free at 1-877-444-6777. 

This cabin is located in North Routt County and is managed by the Hahns Peak/Bears Ears Ranger District.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 10/15/21 - Closed for season, reservations beginning 12/02/22
Reservations: Reservations available up to six months in advance at
Fees $65.00/night
Usage: Medium
Water: No
Restroom: Vault toilet
Information Center: Hahns Peak/Bears Ears Ranger District
920 Weiss Dr
Steamboat Springs, CO 80487

General Information


20 miles north of Steamboat Springs, CO on Routt County Road #129, then turn right and go 6 miles on NFSR #400.  In the fall you can drive another 3 miles to the guard stataion, but winter parking is at the Hinman parking lot. 

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