12ft x 12ft Pan-Abode cedar log cabin.
2 single plywood bunks, 2 double plywood bunks, Table and benches, Oil stove (requires #1 diesel, not provided), Cooking bench, Broom, Outhouse toilet, 14ft aluminum skiff with oars (flotation devices not provided). Water available from Kegan Creek. Treat all water before using.
South Prince of Wales Island
30 air miles (48 km) from Ketchikan, 51 miles (82 km) from Craig, 1/2 mile (1 km) from Moira Sound along Kegan Creek, 200 yards (185 m) downstream from Kegan.
Float plane or boat with 1/2-mile hike from Kegan Cove cabin.
Generally flat with coastal Sitka spruce-western hemlock forest.
Cabin is on Kegan Creek near outlet of Kegan Lake. Salmon runs draw anglers, black bear to creek. 1/2-mile trail along the creek connects cabin to Kegan Cove and to Kegan Lake. Watch fish or try to catch salmon, steelhead, trout from trail. Bears, eagles, gulls and a variety of other birds frequent area.
Season Of Use
Year-round (April thru November best)
Tongass National Forest
What To Bring
Your own #1 diesel fuel (highest setting = 0.1 gal/hour), personal flotation devices, sleeping bags, sleeping pads, cooking stove, lantern, pots, pans, plates, utensils, food, toilet paper, garbage bags, and fire starter. It's a good idea to bring your own water.
Oil (#1 diesel, NOT provided)
Mooring buoy in bay available on a first-come, first-served basis. Mooring of more than one vessel allowed, if first party there agrees.
USGS Topo Map
$35/night May-Sept; $25/night Oct-Apr