Hunter style cabin, 14 feet by 16 feet.
4 single wooden bunks, 1 table, Oil heater, Food cupboard, Windsock (15 MPH), Log book, Broom and dustpan, Cooking counter and shelves, Meat shed (12ft x 12ft), Outhouse, Airstrip 1800ft x 50ft
55 miles (88 km) southeast of Yakutat on the Yakutat Forelands, about 1 mile (1.6 km) from the Alsek River.
Wheel plane, with an 1800ft x 50ft airstrip at the cabin. There are no trails to the cabin.
The terrain is flat and very wet. The area around the cabin is predominantly open muskeg with dense patches of alder, cottonwood and willow. Hip boots are recommended for hiking in this area.
Excellent moose hunting. Both brown and black bear are common in this area. Sandhill cranes land in the vicinity during spring and fall migrations. Excellent berry picking for wild strawberries on the airstrip.
Season Of Use
Tongass National Forest
Oil (#1 stove oil)
The Brabazon Range is approximately 2 miles to the east and is excellent for mountain goat hunting.
USGS Topo Map
$45 per night May-Sep; $35 per night Oct-Apr