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| Name=Sentinel Bay Glaciology Huts
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| Caption=The smaller of the two Huts.
| Caption=The smaller of the two Huts.
| Elevation=1556m
| Elevation=1556m

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Sentinel Bay Glaciology Huts
The smaller of the two Huts.
Overnight Capacity 6-8 (4 in Large Hut/2-4 in Small Hut)
Elevation 1556m
BC Parks Fee $10/night (PAY ONLINE HERE)
Reservations No
Locked No
Access Burton Hut Centennial Trail
Built Year
Caretaker unknown
  • Status: Unknown

The Sentinel Bay Glaciology Huts are two small shelters located in Sentinel Bay, about 500m back from Garibaldi lake. The huts are maintained for glaciology research, but are left open for visitors (at least in the winter). The smaller hut sleeps 2-3, the larger one sleeps 4-5, and neither has much room for cooking and living space. The nearby Burton Hut in Sphinx bay is more luxurious and is only a short ski away across the frozen lake.



No reservations are taken, but please see the VOC Hut Registration page to help coordinate use.
For the most up to date information on the Hut see the Bulletins on the Hut Registration Page. View the bulletin archive here.


The hut is accessed via the Burton Hut Centennial Trail


The information on this page is just a snapshot. See the Hut Inventory Page for complete information on tools and materials at the Hut

Heating None
Lighting None
Cooking None
Fire Safety None
First Aid None
Sleeping Benches. Foamys
Capacity 6-8 (2-3 in Small Hut/4-5 in Large Hut)
Drinking water unknown
Human Waste No Outhouse
Greywater unknown
Garbage Pack it out.

Cooking and Water

Heating and Lighting


Games and Music


Winter Activities



Summer Activities






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