Taneum Cabin

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Taneum Cabin is a small four room Forest Service cabin located approximately 20 miles from Ellensburg, WA. The cabin is located on the 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 provide light, cooking and operating the refrigerator and water heater. 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.
  • Reservations: The maximum length stay is fourteen consecutive nights. Phone 1-877-444-6777 or visit recreation.gov

At a Glance

Current Conditions: By reservation only Memorial Day - Labor Day. Reservations at www.recreation.gov or 877-444-6777 Firewood not available for purchase at the cabin.
Operational Hours: Memorial Day through Labor Day
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
Closest Towns: Ellensburg, WA
Water: Yes
Operated By: US Forest Service
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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