West Fork Ranger District - Darby

The West Fork Ranger District administers to the southwestern portion of the Bitterroot National Forest. Selway River float permits are also administered through this office - permit deadline is January 31. The many miles of trails on the West Fork Ranger District provide opportunities ranging from short day-trips to extended back-country trips.

Areas for Cabin Rentals at West Fork Ranger District:

Horse Heaven Cabin

Magruder Ranger Station Office

Magruder Ranger's House

Areas for Campground Camping at West Fork Ranger District:

Alta Campground

Deep Creek Campground

Indian Creek Campground

Magruder Crossing Campground

Observation Point Campground

Paradise Campground

Raven Creek Campground

Rombo Campground

Sam Billings Memorial Campground

Slate Creek Campground


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Phone: 406-821-3269
Fax: 406-821-1211

Travel 60 miles south of Missoula, turn right and travel west 16 miles on the West Fork Road 473.

All Year

Office hours: 8:30am - 4:30pm

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