Welcome to WildCat Cabin, a helicopter access backcountry cabin that redefines peaceful seclusion. Our self-catered summer retreat is fully equipped for comfort and relaxation after a long day exploring the surrounding wildflower glades, emerald green lakes and glaciated mountains.
Situated in the Canadian Rocky Mountains of British Columbia, WildCat Cabin provides access to pristine alpine and sub-alpine hiking trails and routes perfect for alpine hikes, climbing, wildlife viewing, and nature photography. The unsurpassed view from your private deck is the perfect backdrop for a quiet family-friendly getaway, a retreat with friends, or a romantic honeymoon hideaway.
The Facility & Amenities
The WildCat Cabin is a two story post and beam cottage located just below tree line at 6700 feet, a short distance away from Mistaya’s main lodge. The bright, cosy cabin features fabulous views overlooking WildCat Valley and Howse Pass and front-door access to a large range of hiking trails and routes for all abilities. At the end of the day you can relax in comfort with the conveniences of home:
- Full kitchen and dining area
- Fluffy duvets, linens, and towels
- Running water
- Inside night (pee) toilet
- Solar and hydro-electric power
WildCat Cabin is self-catered. A full kitchen and dining area provide a comfortable space where you can prepare delicious meals and enjoy social time. Also on the first floor is a bedroom with a single bed and desk, and a lounge room with a double futon. The second floor features two spacious bedrooms with a total of 3 double beds.
WildCat Cabin Packages Include
- Helicopter access to and from the lodge
- All towels, linens and bedding
- Household necessities for preparing the food you bring.
- Consult our Trip Planner for more information about what to bring.
- Options to hire one of our certified hiking guides and/or be catered at the main lodge
WildCat Cabin is a family-friendly backcountry cabin that offers wonderful opportunities for children to experience the beauty of the alpine. Bring your family on a Canadian Rocky Mountains summer adventure, and share your love for the outdoors!
Caring for the Environment
Mistaya is footprint free! Our combined solar and micro-hydro system provides the power necessary for your comfort and convenience without causing any damage to our environment. The guides and caretaker are there to advise you in how to tread lightly around our pristine valley so that the guests to follow will be able to enjoy its beauty.
Smoking and Pets
Smoking is not permitted inside the building.
Please leave pets at home.
A true retreat in an amazing area.Bonnie & Bavin