Savenac Cookhouse Campground and Camping

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About the Campground

Savenac cookhouse is one of the buildings located at the Historic Savenac Nursery. The historic nursery was founded in 1907 as a Forest Service tree nursery. Nursery operations concluded in 1969 and now the site is used for cabin rental. The cookhouse was originally a residence converted in the 1970's to a cookhouse. It has a commercial range with grill and double ovens, microwave oven, assorted cooking utensils and service for 25 to 30 people, commercial dish washer, 2 refrigerators plus walk-in cooler for larger groups, dining area that can seat 25 to 30 and sleeping facilities for 9 with 3 bathrooms and 2 showers. The sleeping facilities consist of 9 twin beds with mattress covers all located in the basement. Two beds are in a separate room with the remaining beds located in a common group area. Visitors need to bring bedding. Historic Savenac Nursery is located at the Haugan exit with easy access to I-90. It is within walking distance to Lincoln's Silver Dollar complex which has a family restaurant, gas and convenience store and gift shop. The Savenac compound also consists of a visitor center that is operated from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Located on the compound are memorials, and interpretive trails with plenty of room to roam. Beautiful Savenac Creek runs through the compound. In winter, groomed snowmobile trails are just out your door and opportunites abound for cross country skiing and snowshoeing. Lookout Pass Ski hill is located just 10 miles west on I-90. The world class Hiawatha rail trail is located just 7 miles to the west for pristine mountain biking. Numerous mountain streams, St. Regis River, hiking trails and alpine lakes are all available for recreational activities within just a few minutes of Savenac. The cookhouse is open year around for rental except for when it is reserved for administrative use or maintenance. Compound road is plowed in winter.

Services & Amenities

Within Facility
  • Accessible Ramps
  • Bbq Grills
  • Beds & Foam Pads
  • Biking
  • Dishes & Tableware
  • Drinking Water
  • Dumpster
  • Fishing
  • Flush Toilet
  • Gift/Souvenir Shop
  • Group Camping Facility
  • Group Cooking Facilities
  • Group Fire Ring
  • Hiking
  • Hiking Trail
  • Historic Sites
  • Horseshoe Pit
  • Horseshoe Pitching
  • Hot Showers
  • Information Station
  • Interpretive Center
  • Interpretive Trails
  • Mattress
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parking
  • Pay Telephone
  • Photography
  • Picnic Area
  • Picnic Tables
  • Post Office
  • Pots & Pans
  • Pressurized Water
  • Propane & Cooking Stove
  • Restaurants
  • Restroom
  • Showers
  • Skiing
  • Snowshoeing
  • Stove
  • Table & Chairs
  • Trailer Parking
  • Visitor Center
  • Volleyball
  • Walk In Cooler/Freezer
  • Wildlife Viewing
Within 10 Miles
  • Accessible Restroom
  • Berry Picking
  • Bird Watching
  • Convenience Store
  • Hunting
  • River Access
  • Rv Park
Greater Than 10 Miles
  • Hospital
  • Rent Bicycles
  • Trails, Bicycle


Peak Season
Jan 01 2010 -
Dec 31 2010
Peak Season
Jan 01 2011 -
Dec 31 2011

Alerts and Important Information No fires allowed in fireplace No smoking in building Pets must be on leash in the main compound and not allowed in building visitors need to bring own bedding Cookhouse can only be reserved up to 180 days in advance.

Campground Contact Information

Open From: Jun 15 2010 to Dec 14 2010
Reservation Phone: 877-444-6777
Campground Reservations: Savenac Cookhouse
Campground Phone: 406-822-4233
Customer Service Phone:888-445-1474
Backcountry Permits Phone: 877-550-6777
Location: Superior (near Ronan), MT
Phone: 406-822-4233

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Savenac Cookhouse is a campground located in Ronan, Montana. This is a US Forest Service campground. All reservations can be made by calling 1-877-444-6777.

To find this campground check the map shown above, or enter -115.3956 latitude, and -115.3956 longitude into your GPS device.

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