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Description

12ft x 14ft (3.65 m x 4.25 m) Pan Abode style cabin with covered deck on front, wooden cooler box for food storage.

Facilities

2 single plywood bunks, 2 double plywood bunks, Wooden table and benches, Broom, Oil stove (#1 stove oil only, NOT provided), Outhouse toilet. Water available from catchment. Treat all water before using.

Capacity

4

Area

Sergief Island, Stikine-LeConte Wilderness

Location

West side of Sergief Island on Stikine River tideflats.

Access

By shallow draft boat on 16ft tide, 10 miles (16 km) from Wrangell, 8 miles (13 km) from Banana Point boat launch ramp on Mitkof Island

Terrain

Flat and wet with grass, shrubs, willow, alder.

Special Features

Good bird viewing (spring, fall migrations). Waterfowl hunting (fall). Shorebirds, bald eagles, owls, hawks, moose inhabit area. Wildflowers prominent (May - June) Located in Stikine-LeConte Wilderness. Sergief Island cabin 1/2 mile (1 km) away

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. Rubber boots recommended. It's a good idea to bring your own water.

Rowboat

No

Stove

Oil

More Info

Cabin in fringe between tideflats and alder and willow trees.

USGS Topo Map

Petersburg C-2

Getting There

Coordinates
Latitude: 56.58944444
Longitude: -132.4344444

Photos

Koknuk Cabin