A great way to spend summer nights in Western Montana is to lease cabins from the Forest Service. One great cabin in Superior is located at Thompson Peak.
There is a $30 a night usage fee. The cabin will accommodate up to four people. Drive directly to the tower. Microwave, refrigerator, and heat provided. Renters must furnish their own water and bedding. Sleeping accommodation is (1) twin bed with mattress cover. Site is also an electronic site with radio and cellular equipment located on other floors of the building. It is open from 5/26 to 10/15.
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Important Information<!-- --><!-- -->Please bring your own drinking water. No pets in cabin. This facility is Pack it in, Pack it Out. This site is a multi story building with the cabin rental on the third story. It is also an electronic site with radio and cellular equipment located on other floors. Please call the district office at 406-822-4233, 4 days prior to your arrival to confirm your combination. Lookout tower can be only reserved up to 180 days in advance. <!-- -->
Getting There:Thompson Peak Lookout Tower
P.O. Box 460
Superior MT 59872
Thompson Peak is located 55 miles west of Missoula, MT. on I-90 Superior Exit 47. From I-90 turn left on road 250 1.1 miles, then turn right on road 320 for 2.6 miles and then turn right on road 7863 and travel 6.1 miles to the lookout.