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Roofed Accommodation - Algonquin - Brent Ranger Cabin

Number at Park: 1

Site Number(s) / Name: Brent # 763

Brent Cabin is located on a peninsula jutting out from the north shore of Cedar Lake. Construction of the Brent Deputy Chief Ranger’s headquarters was begun in 1932. This large cabin has four bedrooms (the bunks include mattresses), a living room with a woodstove in a stone fireplace, and a kitchen.






Modern conveniences include a propane stove and fridge (propane provided) and solar lights. Vault toilets are a short walk away. All cabins are equipped with fire extinguishers, wash basin, metal pail, shovel, broom, dust pan, bunks (vinyl covered mattresses), table and chairs. There is drinking water available from the adjacent campground.

Please note there is no running water, indoor bathrooms or electricity and no cell phone reception.

What to Bring

Sleeping bags, linen, personal toiletries, pots and pans, utensils, flashlight, lantern, matches, food.


Domestic animals (pets) are not permitted in the facility or on site. Smoking is prohibited in all facilities. Tents are not permitted to be set up outside of the cabin.

Closest Access Point

Brent / Cedar Lake

How to access

Drive to


​Parking for 1 vehicle is included in the rental fee. All additional vehicles require an additional vehicle permit. Parking for 3 vehicles available at cabin.

Check in Process

Stop in at the Brent Permit Office located 200m off of Hwy 17 on the Brent Road to pick up your key. If you arrive late or after the office has closed, the cabin will be left unlocked and the key will either be inside the cabin on the table, or a Park Staff will deliver it the following morning. You may want to pre-order firewood at the Brent Office, and have it delivered to your cabin, as it is cash only once you are in the campground.

How to Reserve

Reservations can be made online or by phone.

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Brent Cabin
Front of Cabin
Brent Ranger Cabin
Exterior of Cabin