Big Creek Baldy. Lookout Rental

Big Creek Baldy. Lookout Rental

The Big Creek Baldy. Lookout Rental location is in Libby, Montana
59923-8212. This page provides detailed contact information for this campground location including the campground phone number, office hours, reservation information and driving directions.

If you have any questions about the Big Creek Baldy. Lookout Rental facility, or if you need to reserve a campsite, then call the campground listed below.

12557 Hwy. 37


Phone number


Campground information Libby, Montana


Big Creek Baldy Lookout sits atop its namesake mountain at an elevation of 5,780 feet in the Kootenai National Forest. The lookout has been used as an observation point for spotting forest fires for over 60 years.

The lookout is typically open from mid-June through late September. High clearance vehicles are recommended. This mountain hideaway offers some amenities, but guests should plan to pack in some of their own supplies. Cell service is available at the lookout.


Hikers can find places to explore around the lookout, and the surrounding Libby Area offers more than 400 miles of summer use trails.

The lookout offers an ideal vantage point for star gazing on clear nights.


The lookout stands 52 feet tall and has a 225 square foot cabin, which is encircled by a catwalk. It sleeps four and comes furnished with one double bed and one twin bed, both with mattresses. Other amenities include propane lights, a two-burner cooktop, table and chairs, heater, fire extinguisher, cleaning supplies and some cooking utensils. Propane is provided.

An outhouse with vault toilet is located near the tower. A campfire ring is located outside, but firewood is not provided.

Water and electricity are not available. Guests must bring enough for drinking, cooking and washing.

Items such as cookware, bedding, lanterns or flashlights, matches, extra toilet paper, first aid supplies, trash bags, dish soap, towels and an ice
chest are not available. Guests are expected to pack out their trash and clean the cabin before leaving.

Natural Features

The lookout is located in the Purcell Range of the Rocky Mountains and offers panoramic views of densely forested peaks. Lake Koocanusa and the Yaak River valley are prominent features of the landscape.

Kootenai National Forest supports populations of deer, elk, moose, grizzly and black bears, wolves and mountain lions (bear safety).
A variety of smaller mammals and birds can also be found.

Frequently Asked Questions About 12557 Hwy. 37 Libby, MT

How do I make a reservation with Big Creek Baldy. Lookout Rental?

To make reservations at Big Creek Baldy. Lookout Rental, you can call the office at 406-293-7773.

Where is Big Creek Baldy. Lookout Rental located?

The Big Creek Baldy. Lookout Rental is located at 12557 Hwy. 37 in Libby,
. This is the location you will need to go to for camping and information.

Does Big Creek Baldy. Lookout Rental have tent or RV camping?

Big Creek Baldy. Lookout Rental offers both tent and RV camping, but to confirm you will need to call the office at 406-293-7773 to make sure things haven’t changed.

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