The Timber Butte Cabin location is in Westfir, Oregon
97492. 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 Timber Butte Cabin facility, or if you need to reserve a campsite, then call the campground listed below.
46375 Highway 58
Campground information Westfir, Oregon
Timber Butte Lookout is located in the Fall Creek area of the Willamette National Forest at an elevation of 3,650 feet 19 miles from Lowell, Oregon. The cabin is open
from mid-April through late October, offering the chance to enjoy beautiful scenery and a variety of recreational activities.
The lookout was constructed in 2005 as a replica of the L-4 gabled-style lookout with wooden catwalk commonly built in this region in the 1930s. It was built through
volunteer efforts with a $10,000 grant from Lane County and other contributions by individuals and organizations.
The cabin can be accessed by car, but guests should expect to walk about 300 feet uphill from their parking spot. A high-clearance vehicle is recommended.
The lookout is located near the Fall Creek Trail Area. Several hiking trails can be accessed from this area, including the Fall Creek National Recreation Trail, which also offers opportunities for fishing and picnicking. Swimming holes can also be found along this trail.
Hunting is another popular activity in this area.
The 14×14-ft. cabin is encircled by a catwalk. It sits slightly off the ground and is accessed by a ramp.
The cabin accommodates 4 people and contains a double bed with sleeping pad, a propane heating stove, fire extinguisher, broom and dustpan. A 3-burner propane cook top
is located on the deck. Propane is provided. Dishes and cookware are available. A picnic table and fire ring are located in a nearby group of trees, and a vault toilet is located about 300 feet away.
No drinking water or electricity is provided. Guests must bring their own supply of drinking water.
Items such as 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.
The lookout offers panoramic views of the Cascade Mountains and the surrounding evergreen forest. On clear days, guests may see Mount Jefferson and the peaks of the Three Sisters.
Willamette National Forest offers prime habitat for such species as Roosevelt elk, black bear, bald eagles, black tail deer and bobcats, among other wildlife.
Guests can explore up to 20 historic covered bridges in nearby Lane County by car. Within 10 miles there is creek access, fishing, swimming, and hiking.
Frequently Asked Questions About 46375 Highway 58 Westfir, OR
How do I make a reservation with Timber Butte Cabin?
To make reservations at Timber Butte Cabin, you can call the office at 541-782-2283.
Where is Timber Butte Cabin located?
The Timber Butte Cabin is located at 46375 Highway 58 in Westfir,
. This is the location you will need to go to for camping and information.
Does Timber Butte Cabin have tent or RV camping?
Timber Butte Cabin offers both tent and RV camping, but to confirm you will need to call the office at 541-782-2283 to make sure things haven’t changed.