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Description

14ft x 16ft (4.25 m x 5 m) hunter-style cabin with half-loft for storage, small wrap-around deck, attached wooden cooler box for food storage.

Facilities

2 single wooden bunks, 2 double wooden bunks, Wooden table and benches, Broom, Oil space heater (#1 stove oil only, NOT provided), Outhouse toilet, 25ft mooring float. Water available from stream near cabin. Treat all water before using.

Capacity

6

Area

Mainland, Cleveland Peninsula

Location

In Frosty Bay on Cleveland Peninsula behind Deer Island.

Access

By boat or float plane 36 miles (58 km) south of Wrangell

Sitka spruce/western hemlock rain forest.

Special Features

Brown bear, black bear, moose, Sitka black-tailed deer King salmon (May - July), pink salmon (July - Aug.), silver salmon (Aug. - Sept.). Crab, halibut, king salmon in nearby saltwater. Surfaced planked trail 600 feet (183 m) from cabin to unmaintained 10 miles (16 km) of road system built in 1991-92.

Season Of Use

Year-round

Managing Agency

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.

Rowboat

No

Stove

Oil

More Info

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: 56.06138889
Longitude: -131.9663889

Photos

Frosty Bay Cabin