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Description

12ft x 12ft Pan-Abode cedar log cabin.

Facilities

2 single plywood bunks, 2 double plywood bunks, Table and benches, Oil stove (requires #1 diesel, not provided), Cooking bench, Broom, Outhouse toilet, 14ft aluminum skiff with oars (flotation devices not provided). Water available from Kegan Creek. Treat all water before using.

Capacity

6

Area

South Prince of Wales Island

Location

30 air miles (48 km) from Ketchikan, 51 miles (82 km) from Craig, 1/2 mile (1 km) from Moira Sound along Kegan Creek, 200 yards (185 m) downstream from Kegan.

Access

Float plane or boat with 1/2-mile hike from Kegan Cove cabin.

Terrain

Generally flat with coastal Sitka spruce-western hemlock forest.

Special Features

Cabin is on Kegan Creek near outlet of Kegan Lake. Salmon runs draw anglers, black bear to creek. 1/2-mile trail along the creek connects cabin to Kegan Cove and to Kegan Lake. Watch fish or try to catch salmon, steelhead, trout from trail. Bears, eagles, gulls and a variety of other birds frequent area.

Season Of Use

Year-round (April thru November best)

Managing Agency

Tongass National Forest

What To Bring

Your own #1 diesel fuel (highest setting = 0.1 gal/hour), personal flotation devices, sleeping bags, sleeping pads, cooking stove, lantern, pots, pans, plates, utensils, food, toilet paper, garbage bags, and fire starter. It's a good idea to bring your own water.

Rowboat

Yes

Stove

Oil (#1 diesel, NOT provided)

More Info

Mooring buoy in bay available on a first-come, first-served basis. Mooring of more than one vessel allowed, if first party there agrees.

USGS Topo Map

Craig A-1

Rental Fee

$45 / night

Getting There

Coordinates
Latitude: 55.02166667
Longitude: -132.1783333

Photos

Kegan Creek Cabin