Boise National Forest

Barber Flat Cabin

This 6-person cabin has a living room, bedroom, indoor bathroom with a bathtub, a kitchen with a propane stove and refrigerator, and a wood stove for heat. There are three bunk beds, but you must bring your own bedding. There is no electricity. Fishing in the North Fork of the Boise River, and trails run east and west from the cabin. Many swimming and fishing holes can be found within a short distance. The Hungarian/Sunset Trail is located across the road about 200 yards north of the cabin. The Beaver Creek/Grand Mountain Trail is just across the river or down the road one mile to the trailhead. The Short Creek Trail, where you can see osprey nests in snags along the river, is located at the confluence of Rabbit Creek and the North Fork of the Boise River. Barber Flat also has osprey nests and other wildlife viewing.

Fees: This is a fee cabin.
Usage: Moderate
Permits Info: Fits 6 people / $40.00 per night.
Closest Towns: Idaho City
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: This cabin is part of the NRRS. Reserve this cabin by calling NRRS at 1-877-444-6777 or visit the website at