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Description

Modified hunter-style cabin.

Facilities

2 double bunks, 2 single bunks, Wooden table and benches, Oil heater (#1 heating oil only), Wood stove, Pit-type outhouse. Water is available from the nearby creek. Treat all water before using.

Capacity

6

Area

Kuiu Island

Location

Mouth of Kadake Creek on the northeast side of Kuiu Island.

Access

39 air miles (63 km) from Petersburg or 13 water miles (21 km) from Kake. Requires 18ft tide or 2-mile (3 km) walk over mud flat.

Terrain

Grassy tidal flat and low elevation old growth forest.

Special Features

Spectacular scenery. Bear, waterfowl hunting. Steelhead, coho and pink salmon, dolly varden and cutthroat trout fishing in Kadake Creek.

Season Of Use

Year-round

Managing Agency

Tongass National Forest

What To Bring

#1 diesel fuel, sleeping bags, sleeping pads, cooking stove, lantern, pots, pans, plates, utensils, food, toilet paper, garbage bags, fire extinguisher and fire starter. Firewood generally provided, but not guaranteed. It's a good idea to bring your own water.

Rowboat

No

Stove

Oil (#1 stove oil) and wood

More Info

This type of stove (Perfection oil heater model H940) is used for heating purposes only and burns #1 heating oil. It has a brown enamel finish and a slightly domed top

USGS Topo Map

Petersburg D-6, C-6, Port Alexander D-1

Rental Fee

$45/night May-Sept; $25/night Oct-Apr

Getting There

Coordinates
Latitude: 56.78305556
Longitude: -133.9822222

Photos

Kadake Bay Cabin