Single-level hunter-style cabin.
2 single bunks, 1 double bunk, Wooden table and benches, Oil heater (#1 stove oil only), Wood stove, Pit-type outhouse. Water is available from a small stream near the cabin. Treat all water before using.
Mainland, Thomas Bay
In Spurt Cove, north shore of Thomas Bay, mainland northeast of Petersburg.
18 miles (29 km) by boat or 16 miles (26 km) by float plane from Petersburg
Area around cabin predominantly sloping, with some steep bluffs.
Halibut, king salmon fishing; trout fishing in beaver ponds behind cabin. Orca whales and porpoises. 1.1 mile moderately difficult trail to Spurt Lake starts 1/4 mile northeast; trailhead marked by red/white diamond. Access difficult without boat). Thomas Bay area offers numerous options for single and multi-day trips: Baird, Muddy and Patterson Glaciers, Scenery Cove and Cosmos Mountain Range. Kayaking in protected waters of Thomas Bay.
Season Of Use
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, fire starter and rubber boots. It's a good idea to bring your own water.
Oil heater, wood stove
Oil stove is for heating only. Cabin accessible at any tide, but take care if entering at high tide; boats go dry quickly.
USGS Topo Map
$40 per night May-Sep; $25 per night Oct-Apr