This is a log chalet style cabin, 12 feet by 16 feet.
1 single wooden bunk, 1 double bunk, Loft (total capacity is 12 people), Table and benches, Wood stove, Cooking counter, Food cupboard and shelves, Broom and dustpan
Loft (total capacity is 12 people)
South side of Eagle Glacier Lake
23 miles northwest of Juneau on the south side of Eagle Glacier Lake in front of Eagle Glacier. Trailhead is at mile 27.5 on the west side of Eagle River next to the Eagle River highway bridge. It is a 5.5 mile hike to the cabin.
Access is via the 5 1/2 mile Amalga Trail, which is fairly strenuous but with little total elevation gain. It is not recommended for cross-country skiing because of bumpy terrain, so snowshoes are advised in the winter.
The site has an excellent view of the lake, Eagle Glacier and the surrounding mountains. The trail continues on another 2 miles with access to the glacier. Note: Cabin is open to public as a warming shelter from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Season Of Use
Tongass National Forest
What To Bring
Bring your own sleeping bags, sleeping pads, cooking stove, lantern, pots, pans, plates, utensils, food, toilet paper, garbage bags, fire extinguisher and fire starter. This cabin contains a wood stove. Wood is not provided, so you must bring your own if you wish to use the stove. Cabin is heated by a propane wall furnace. Propane is supplied. Bears frequent the area.
USGS Topo Map
$35 per night