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Roofed Accommodation - Algonquin - Brent Deputy Ranger Cabin

Number at Park: 1

Site Number(s) / Name: Brent Deputy Ranger # 764

Brent Deputy Ranger Cabin was built as an ice house in the 1930s but was eventually converted to the Deputy Chief Ranger’s home in Brent. The original cabin was completely restored and visitors now enjoy a one room open-concept log cabin with an incredible view looking east on Cedar Lake.






  • Accessible by vehicle
  • One room open concept
  • Bunk bed – double bunk on bottom, single on top (vinyl-covered mattresses)
  • Table & 2 chairs
  • Couch & chair
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Propane heat
  • Solar-powered lighting
  • BBQ (propane supplied)
  • Propane stove-top
  • NO refrigerator
  • Vault toilets nearby
  • Drinking water in nearby campground
  • Fire pit available
  • Wash basin, metal pail
  • Shovel, broom & dustpan

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 and smoking is prohibited in all facilities.


​Parking for 1 vehicle is included in the rental fee.

How to Reserve

Reservations can be made online or by phone.

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Brent Deputy Ranger Cabin
Interior of Deputy Ranger Cabin
BBQ at Deputy Ranger Cabin
Exterior in Winter
Exterior Front of Deputy Ranger Cabin