Silvertip Cabin

Silvertip Cabin

The Silvertip Cabin location is in Hungry Horse, Montana
59919. 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 Silvertip Cabin facility, or if you need to reserve a campsite, then call the campground listed below.

Spotted Bear Ranger District Po Box 190340 10 Hungry Horse Dr.

Hungry Horse

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Campground information Hungry Horse, Montana


The remote Silvertip Cabin serves as an ideal base for accessing various hiking and horseback riding trails to the Great Bear and Bob Marshall Wilderness areas. Located 70 miles south of the town of Hungry Horse, up to eight guests can enjoy the comforts of the cabin’s mattress-covered beds and warm up by the wood stove following various wilderness adventures.

The cabin is only available on weekends from early July until August, or sometimes the first weekend of September. Access requires up to a 4-mile hike or horseback ride to the cabin, depending on conditions and the time of year. Guests are responsible for their own travel arrangements and safety, and must bring several of their own amenities.


From the cabin, several hiking and horseback riding trails lead into the two wilderness areas. Fishing, wildlife viewing and hunting are also popular activities.


The log cabin can sleep up to eight people in six single beds and two cots. Amenities include a propane stove, propane lights, basic cooking utensils, a wood stove, a sink with running water, and an outdoor pit toilet. Equestrian campers are welcome to use the corral and hitching rail. There is a water valve above the stock tank to provide water for the horses.

No tables or campfire rings are available outside the cabin. Drinking water is available at the cabin. The water system is not filtered but can be treated or boiled prior to consumption. There is a bag water filter for cabin use hanging next to the sink.

Guests should bring water, food, bedding, towels, a first aid kit and all other basic camp gear. Click here for more cabin details. Guests must clean the cabin and carry out all trash before leaving.

Dogs are allowed.

Natural Features

The cabin is situated in a stand of mixed conifer trees, at an elevation of 4,400 feet. It lies a short walk from the Spotted River, on a stretch of Flathead National Forest land wedged between Great Bear Wilderness to the north and Bob Marshall Wilderness to the west. Peaks in the region include Sergeant Mountain and Whitcomb Peak.

Nearby Attractions

Silvertip is a long distance from any modern conveniences. Guests should expect to drive over two hours for gas and groceries.

Frequently Asked Questions About Spotted Bear Ranger District Po Box 190340 10 Hungry Horse Dr. Hungry Horse, MT

How do I make a reservation with Silvertip Cabin?

To make reservations at Silvertip Cabin, you can call the office at 406-758-5376.

Rental fee is $50 per night. Refunds will not be given due to inclement weather, road conditions, or too much or little snow, etc.

Where is Silvertip Cabin located?

The Silvertip Cabin is located at Spotted Bear Ranger District Po Box 190340 10 Hungry Horse Dr. in Hungry Horse,
. This is the location you will need to go to for camping and information.

Does Silvertip Cabin have tent or RV camping?

Silvertip Cabin offers both tent and RV camping, but to confirm you will need to call the office at 406-758-5376 to make sure things haven’t changed.

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