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Description

Pre-cut cedar wood frame hunter-style cabin.

Facilities

2 single plywood bunks, 2 double plywood bunks, Wooden table and benches, Oil stove (#1 stove only, not provided), Broom, Outhouse toilet, Skiff and oars (user must provide PFD; secure skiff before leaving). Water is available from the lake and stream next to the cabin. Treat all water before using.

Capacity

4

Area

Mainland, Cleveland Peninsula

Location

On mainland above Anan Bay at south end of Anan.

Access

By float plane only, 31 air miles (50 km) from Wrangell.

Terrain

Moderate to steep; Sitka spruce, western hemlock, some cedar forest; muskeg common in area.

Special Features

Cutthroat trout (May - Sept.), silver salmon (Aug - Sept.) in Anan Lake; steelhead (April - May), pink salmon (July - August) in Anan Creek Brown bear, black bear, deer, waterfowl Boulder Lake about 0.3 mile from cabin along primitive trail.

Season Of Use

Year-round

Managing Agency

Tongass National Forest

What To Bring

#1 fuel oil, personal flotation devices for all boaters, sleeping bags, sleeping pads, cooking stove, lantern, pots, pans, plates, utensils, food, toilet paper, garbage bags, fire extinguisher and fire starter. It's a good idea to bring your own water.

Rowboat

Yes

Stove

Oil (#1 stove oil)

More Info

No developed access from cabin to Wildlife Observatory. Trail shown on topographic maps from Anan Lake cabin to shore is unmaintained and unusable. Trail passes through area closed to public June 15 - September 15. Occasionally poor weather can result in extended stays; cabin users should be prepared for this.

USGS Topo Map

Bradfield A-6

Getting There

Coordinates
Latitude: 56.12472222
Longitude: -131.8836111

Photos

Anan Lake Cabin