Description

Rustic Cabin, approximately 16' x 20'

Facilities

six wooden bunks, a work counter, table with chairs, diesel oil stove (fuel is provided), fire extinguisher, informational bulletin board, and smoke detector. Has a pit toilet. Fresh water is available nearby but it must be treated

Capacity

6

Area

Northeastern shore of Holgate Arm in Aialik Bay

Location

The cabin sits on a small bluff above a cobble beach in Aialik Bay

Access

Boat

Terrain

Spruce Forest with boggy ground

Special Features

Kayaking, boating, wildlife viewing, photography, limited hiking, Spectacular views, sounds of calving ice from Holgate Glacier, limited fishing,

Season Of Use

Summer

Managing Agency

Kenai Fjords National Park

What To Bring

Mattress or bedding, cooking utensils, headnets

Rowboat

No

Stove

Diesel Oil

More Info

All food and drinks must be kept secured in the cabin at all times. Black and brown bears frequent this area. Food storage violations could result in immediate termination of the cabin permit.

USGS Topo Map

Blying Sound D-8

Getting There

Coordinates
Latitude: 59.830325
Longitude: -149.764595

Holgate Cabin