Rustic style 12ft x 14ft Pan-Abode log cabin.
2 single plywood bunks, 2 double plywood bunks, Table and benches, Oil stove (#1 diesel NOT supplied), Cooking counter, Food cupboard and shelves, Broom, Outhouse toilet, Mooring buoy. Water is available from a creek next to the cabin. Treat all water before using.
Hassler Island off Behm Canal
40 air miles (63 km) north of Ketchikan, on the northwest shore of Hassler Island, across from Black Island.
Float plane or by boat
Good jumping-off spot for exploration of various bays and inlets in the northern Behm Canal area. The area is noted for king salmon runs into the Unuk River, with other salmon species, halibut, red snapper, and shrimp also in abundance. Wildlife in the area include Sitka blacktail deer, black bear, and wolf. A fresh-water lake with trout is located about 1/2 mile upstream from the cabin. There is no trail to the lake.
Season Of Use
Tongass National Forest
What To Bring
#1 stove oil, 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.
Oil (#1 diesel)
USGS Topo Map
Ketchikan D6 and D5
$75/night May-Sept; $60/night Oct-Apr