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Allegany State Park: Cabin Trails


Cabin Trails

Cabin Trails are clusters of cabins accessible by dirt roads see above. Each trail usually has centrally located pit toilets or bathrooms with flush toilets, while shower facilities are more widely separated. All cabin trails in the Red House area, except for Ryan Trail, have a dedicated shower-house within the trail. The park rents 375 cabins on the trails listed below, 150 of them winterized. The cabin trails are:

Red House Area Cabin Trails each Preceded By Its Lon Lat Coordinates


  • -78.748573, 42.097695, Anderson
  • -78.748731, 42.109869, Sugarbush
  • -78.742612, 42.106411, McIntosh
  • -78.737509, 42.094601, Beehunter
  • -78.723352, 42.096392, Congdon
  • -78.714923, 42.084279, Ryan
  • -78.704998, 42.125828, Summit

Red House Cabin Area Notes

Red House Cabin Styles: The Red House area of Allegany has, for the most part, newer cabins. Many of these cabins have more than 1 room, although some of the traditional 1 room, 16'x16, "Quaker Style" cabins still exist in the Red House Area. These traditional 1 room cabins are: MacIntosh #'s 1, 3, 5, 20 2 rooms, 22, 26: Anderson #'s 2, 5, 6, 8 through 14 and 17: Beehunter #'s 6, 7, 31, 32 2 rooms, 33, 34.

There are some cabins that have 1 room plus a kitchenette in them. These are the cabins on Sugarbush and Congdon Trails. Newer 3 room cabins in the Red House area are located at: all of Summit Trail, Anderson Trail #'s 1, 1A, 7, 15, 16, all of MacIntosh Trail except those mentioned above. All of Beehunter Trail except for the #'s mentioned above are even larger 3 room cottages. There are also older large 4 room cabins with fireplaces on Ryan Trail.

Electricity: The only cabins in the Red House area of the park that do not have electrical power or refrigerators are MacIntosh #'s 1, 3, 5, 20, 22, and 26.

Flush Toilets and Showers: With the exception of the Ryan Cabins, all Cabin Trails in the Red House area have centrally located flush toilets and showers. Ryan Trail has pit toilets, and no shower. Flush toilets are also available in both the Red House and Beehunter Picnic Areas, the Red House Bathhouse, and the Red House Administration Building.

Winter Rentals: All cabins in the Red House Area are available year-round.

Quaker Area Cabin Trails each Preceded By Its Lon Lat Coordinates


  • -78.842234, 42.020100, Weller
  • -78.838036, 42.017306, Barton
  • -78.830018, 42.011830, Ranger
  • -78.828303, 42.011074, Pinetree
  • -78.823084, 42.008992, Brow
  • -78.823317, 42.015463, Ward
  • -78.822524, 42.008965, Coon
  • -78.823379, 42.011037, Diehl also has tents and sites for trailers
  • -78.822295, 42.011202, Hamlin
  • -78.817440, 42.010957, Gypsy three new cabins built in 2002
  • -78.815892, 42.011329, Horseshoe
  • -78.815005, 42.011315, Reed
  • -78.814186, 42.010855, Indian
  • -78.814011, 42.011500, McCabe
  • -78.812688, 42.011756, Angle remodeled in 2003
  • -78.811019, 42.011471, Fancher Cottage Trail
  • -78.809214, 42.011500, Buffalo
  • -78.808566, 42.011290, Parallel
  • -78.802848, 42.010129, Creekside
  • -78.799062, 42.008980, Kaiser
  • -78.834701, 42.014405, Taft
  • -78.798044, 42.009154, Stony special for campers with horses

Quaker Area Cabin Notes

Quaker Cabin Styles: Although most cabins in the Quaker Area are the standard 1 room, 16'x16', "Quaker Style Cabin", there are other cabins with 2 or more rooms available on this side of Allegany State Park. These cabins are: Weller #'s 13, 15, and 22: Pinetree #'s 1 through 4: Ranger #4: Ward #6: Brow #'s 3, 7 and 11: Gypsy #'s 6, 12,13, 16, and 19: Circle #2: Indian #5: McCabe #1 4 room: All Francher Cottages 3 rooms and a private bath; Parallel #'s 1 and 2 full service cottages; Buffalo 13: Creekside #'s 9, 15, and 16: Kaiser #11 3 room and 12 4 rooms. Taft cabin also has multiple rooms and screened-in porches that can be used as bedrooms.

Electricity: Most cabins in the Quaker Area have electricity and include a refrigerator, however some do not. The cabins without electrical power, or refrigerators, in the Quaker Area are Barton #'s 1 through 13 and #'s 19 through 22: Hamlin #'s 1 thu 8 and #'s 11 and 14: Gypsy #'s 4 through 7 and 12 through 32 Gypsy #11 has electricity, fridge, and gas heat/stove: Indian #'s 1 through 4: all cabins on Circle, Reed, and Creekside Trails. All other Cabins in the Quaker Area do have electricity and refrigerators.

Flush Toilets: In the Quaker Area of Allegany State Park, there are centrally located flush toilets on Weller, Diehl, Gypsy, and Buffalo Cabin Trails, as well as in the Fancher Bath House, the Quaker Museum, the Quaker Picnic Area, and the Quaker Rental Office. McCabe #1 also has a seasonal flush toilet inside.

Showers: Showers are available in the Fancher Bath House, as well as the bathhouses on Weller, and Diehl Cabin Trails.

Winter Rentals: Some cabins in the Quaker Area are available to rent during the winter months. these cabins include Weller #'s 1 through 9: Diehl #'s 1 through 8: Gypsy #'s 1, 2, 3, 8 and 9: Angle #'s 1 through 11: Parallel #'s 1 and 2, and all of the Fancher Cottages.


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