From Bozeman, head west on Main Street for approximately 6 miles until you reach Four Corners. Turn left at the stop light and proceed 30 miles on Highway 191 until you reach the Portal Creek Road #984. Follow this rough gravel road up approximately 6 miles to the end at the Windy Pass and Golden Trout Lakes Trailheads. Windy Pass Trail #82 is left of the bulletin board. The cabin is 2.5 miles up (1,300 foot elevation gain) the Windy Pass Trail #82. The cabin is also accessible by longer routes from Big Creek out of the Yellowstone Valley (Trails #180 and #192), the Gallatin Crest Trail from the north and south (#96), and the Moose Creek Trail (#187). The Portal Creek Road is gated near Highway 191 between October 15 - June 16. Note: Portions of the Portal Creek Road (#984) are rough and may not be suitable for some low clearance vehicles.
6/1 - 10/15
Cash, Personal Check (In State), Personal Check (Out Of State)
Reservations Required, Walk-Ins Welcome
Bird Watching, Hiking, Wildlife Viewing