Taneum Cabin

Area Status: Temporarily Closed
This area is Closed

Cabin is closed until further notice due to health risks associated with the COVID19 Pandemic.

Taneum Cabin is a small four room (bedroom, bathroom, living room and kitchen) Forest Service cabin located approximately 20 miles west of Ellensburg, WA. The cabin is located on Taneum Creek in a quiet secluded area. There is small campground just up the road less than a quarter of a mile from the cabin. There is running water in the cabin and propane is used to provided for cooking, operating the refrigerator and water heater. Battery operated lanterns are provided for lighting There is a fire ring and picnic table outside.

  • Availability: Taneum Cabin is available for rent from Memorial Day to Labor Day.
  • Price and Capacity: $80 per night per group, with a maximum of 4 guests.
  • Reservations: The maximum length stay is fourteen consecutive nights. Phone 1-877-444-6777 or visit recreation.gov

At a Glance

Current Conditions: CLOSED
Reservations: The cabin is available by reservation only. Phone 1-877-444-6777; TDD 877-833-6777; International 518-885-3639 or visit www.recreation.gov
Fees $80/night
Open Season: Memorial Day - Labor Day
Usage: Heavy
Closest Towns: Ellensburg, WA
Water: Yes
Restroom: Yes - Indoor flushing
Operated By: Concessionaire
Information Center: Cle Elum Ranger District

General Information


From I-90 Exit 93 Elk Heights/Taneum Creek travel 1/4 mile north to Thorp Prairie Road. Turn right and go about 3.5 miles to East Taneum Road. Turn right, cross over I-90 and turn right on West Taneum Road, which becomes Forest Service Road 33. Drive 6 miles to Taneum Cabin on the left. 

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