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Description

Resurrection River cabin is a remote and rustic place to stay in the heart of a heavily populated bear habitat.

Facilities

The water source is poor, all water taken from the river must be treated or boiled before use.

Capacity

Up to 8 people

Area

Resurrection River Valley

Location

The Cabin overlooks Resurrection River Valley and is situated in a dense forest of spruce and hemlock.

Access

Access is by hiking or snowshoeing. During the summer, from Resurrection Trailhead, at milepost 11.5 on Exit Glacier Road, hike 6.5 miles tp short spur trail, and then .5 miles further to the cabin. In the Winter, you will need to hike 7 miles of unplowed road from milepost 4 on Exit Glacier Road to the trailhead.

Terrain

The cabin rests on a side drainage off the river and is about 60 yards up. It is approximately 20 yards from the side drainage.

Special Features

This is the perfect spot for hunting! In season you can hunt for moose, black and brown bears, Dall sheep, wolves and beavers. The large bear population offers the rare opportunity to see bears in their natural habitat. Other popular activities in the area include hiking, mountain biking, cross country skiing, snowshoeing and snowmobiling.

Season of Use

Year-round

Managing Agency

Chugach National Forest

What To Bring

Bring your sleeping bags and pads, flashlights, cooking gear, food and cooking utensils. You will also need to bring your own water for drinking, cooking and cleaning.

Row Boat

No

Stove

Wood

Rental Fee

None

Getting There

Coordinates
Latitude: 60.25694
Longitude: -149.65944

Resurrection River Cabin