MEYERS CREEK CABIN, MT

Meyers Creek Cabin is located within the Meyers Creek Work Center in Custer National Forest at an altitude of 5,646 feet. The cabin offers opportunities to enjoy relaxation and recreation in beautiful surroundings. It is reservable from May through July, but is available on a walk-in...
Status: Closed through Wed Apr 30 2014   Season Dates

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  • Entry to the cabin is by combination lock; guests should call the Ranger District at (406) 446-2103 four days prior to arrival to confirm the combination for the gate lock and remember to bring combination to the cabin
  • Hay or feed brought in must be certified weed-free
  • Pets not allowed
  • DeCon poison used in cabin for mouse control; take hantavirus precautions
  • Be bear aware: store all food and trash inside cabin
  • Learn more about the Custer National Forest
  • Don't Move Firewood: Prevent the spread of tree-killing pests by obtaining firewood near your destination and burning it on-site. For more information visit don'tmovefirewood.org.
  • Don't Move Firewood: Prevent the spread of tree-killing pests by obtaining firewood near your destination and burning it on-site. For more information visit don'tmovefirewood.org.
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Pets Allowed - no
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Overview

Overview

Meyers Creek Cabin is located within the Meyers Creek Work Center in Custer National Forest at an altitude of 5,646 feet. The cabin offers opportunities to enjoy relaxation and recreation in beautiful surroundings. It is reservable from May through July, but is available on a walk-in basis during August and September.

The cabin is accessible by vehicle. A 4-wheel drive is recommended during wet weather. The cabin provides many comforts of home for a truly enjoyable stay.

Natural Features:

The cabin is situated in the western end of the Beartooth Mountains and surrounded by pastures, which are used for grazing cattle. Roses, irises, rhubarb and lilacs grow around the dwelling. The surrounding slopes are covered in pine, aspen and sagebrush, with wildflowers blooming in the summer.

This area supports a large bear population (bear safety). Bighorn sheep, elk, deer and a variety of bird species also inhabit the mountainous terrain in Custer National Forest.

Recreation:

Trails crisscross the area, including the Meyers Creek and Lodgepole Creek Trails. This area offers recreation for hikers, mountain bikers and equestrians. Horse facilities are available at the cabin.

Anglers can fish for rainbow and brown trout in nearby creeks.

Facilities:

This cabin sleeps 6 people and comes equipped with 5 single mattresses, an electric refrigerator, cook stove, heat, indoor toilet and shower, cookware, dishes and utensils. A campfire ring is located outside.

There are 2 corrals, a watering tank and hitching rails for horses. Potable water is available, but guests may wish to bring a water filter or provide their own water if they are concerned about quality or taste.

Items such as bedding, towels, washcloths and dish soap are not provided.

Nearby Attractions:

The Stillwater River Trailhead, with access to the Absaroka/Beartooth Wilderness, is 16 miles south of the cabin.

Booking Window
Mon Apr 28 2014 - Fri Oct 24 2014

Reservations must be made 4 Days(s) ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 Month(s) in advance.

Season Dates

Season Schedule

Park Season Start End
Peak Thu May 01 2014 Thu Jul 31 2014
Walk In Fri Aug 01 2014 Tue Sep 30 2014
Services and Amenities
Within Facility
  • Cabin Rentals
  • Campfire Rings
  • Cooking Pots
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Drinking Water
  • Electric Stove
  • Electricity
  • Equestrian Sites
  • Flush Toilets
  • Heater
  • Hiking
  • Hitching Racks
  • Horse Corrals
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseback Riding Trails
  • Lights
  • Mattress(es)
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parking Area
  • Refrigerator
  • Showers
  • Stock Watering Tank
  • Trailheads
  • Trails
  • Wildlife Viewing
Within 10 Miles
  • Camping Supplies
  • Creek Access
  • Fishing
  • Fuel Available
  • Grocery Store
Fees and Cancellation Policies

Fees and Cancellation

Fee Information
Payment in full will be charged to your credit card upon completion of the reservation. A $9.00 non-refundable on line reservation fee may be charged for some facilities.

Payment Methods Accepted On-line:
Visa Mastercard Amex Discover UnionPay JCB

Changes and Cancellations
A $10.00 service fee will apply if you change or cancel your reservation. Late cancellations are subject to additional fees. For full details see NRRS Reservation Policy


Facility Rates*
Park Season Site Type Nightly/Daily Rates
Peak Season
May 01 2014 -
Jul 31 2014
CABIN NONELECTRIC $45.00
Walk In Season
Aug 01 2014 -
Sep 30 2014
CABIN NONELECTRIC N/A

*Displayed rates do not reflect discounts, attribute fees (electrical hook-ups / water hook-ups), taxes or incremental charges
**Weekly rates may not be available for all sites
Getting There
GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
45.49167, -109.95833
45°29'30"N, 109°57'30"W

From the north, take State Highway 78 through Absarokee, Montana, to junction with State Highway 419 3 miles south of Absarokee. Turn right (west) and follow State Highway 419 for 21 miles to Nye. Turn right (north), following the directional sign for 1 mile. Turn left (west) at "Y" intersection and travel approximately 5 miles. Turn right (north) at Meyers Creek/Picket Pin Road intersection and follow road for 2 miles, turning left into Meyers Creek Work Center.

From the south, take State Highway 78 from Red Lodge, Montana, to junction with State Highway 419 3 miles south of Absarokee. Turn right (west) and follow State Highway 419 for 21 miles to Nye, MT. Turn right (north), following the directional sign for 1 mile. Turn left (west) at "Y" intersection and travel approximately 5 miles. Turn right (north) at Meyers Creek/Picket Pin Road intersection and follow road for 2 miles. Turn left into Meyers Creek Work Center.
Contact Information

Mailing Address:

MEYERS CREEK CABIN
HC 49 BOX 3420
RED LODGE MT 59068

Phone Number:

Information: (406)446-2103
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