White River Patrol Cabin

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White River Patrol Cabin
White River Patrol Cabin is located in Washington (state)
White River Patrol Cabin
Nearest city White River Entrance, Washington
Coordinates 46°54′10″N 121°38′15″W / 46.90278°N 121.63750°W / 46.90278; -121.63750Coordinates: 46°54′10″N 121°38′15″W / 46.90278°N 121.63750°W / 46.90278; -121.63750
Area less than one acre
Built 1927
Architectural style Rustic style
Governing body National Park Service
MPS Mt. Rainier National Park MPS
NRHP Reference #


Added to NRHP March 13, 1991

The White River Patrol Cabin was built in 1927 by the National Park Service at the White River Campground in Mount Rainier National Park, as the White River Campground Ranger Station. The rustic cabin functioned as a patrol cabin because of its location on the Wonderland Trail. Construction is post and beam frame with log roof framing. The three-room cabin was remodeled in 1949.[2]

The cabin was placed on the National Register of Historic Places on March 13, 1991. It is part of the Mount Rainier National Historic Landmark District, which encompasses the entire park and which recognizes the park's inventory of Park Service-designed rustic architecture.[1]


  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ Harvey, David (September 12, 1982). "Pacific Northwest Regional Office Inventory: White River Patrol Cabin". National Park Service. Retrieved 10 March 2011.