Kumbrabow State Forest

Where to Stay

pioneer cabin streamside at Kumbrabow State ForestCabins

Overnight guests at Kumbrabow State Forest may select from among six completely furnished Pioneer cabins.  Five original cabins were built in the late 1930's by the Civilian Conservation Corps, the cabins feature:

  • stone fireplaces
  • wood burning kitchen stoves
  • gas lights and refrigerators
  • cabins have no running water, however pit toilets are available
  • water may be drawn from the cabin area wells
  • all cabins are equipped for housekeeping including cooking utensils, dishes, flatware, bed linens, towels, and outdoor charcoal grills
  • pioneer cabins are open the second Friday in April to the first week of December (last day of deer rifle season)
  • check-in 4:00 p.m. and check-out 10:00 a.m.
  • dogs and cats are permitted in a limited number of cabins, call for reservations with pets. 
  • a bathouse is located at forest office for cabin guests
  • cots are available for an additional charge

kitchen interior of cottage at KumbrabowThere is one, three bedroom cabin at Kumbrabow State Forest. This Pioneer Cabin is available for rent from April 1st to the first week of December (last day of deer rifle season

  • equipped the same as the original pioneer cabins
  • gas range top
  • this cabin is accessible
  • cots available at additional charge
  • no pets are allowed in the cottage or cottage area
  • sleeps up to eight people
  • pine semi-cathedral ceiling and walls set off by a stone fireplace
  • spacious living room add to this unique mountain experience  

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