Adirondak style shelter designed for winter use.
Wood stove, Benches, Small parking area. Water is available from muskeg pools or nearby streams. Treat all water before using.
3 miles (5 km) up Twin Creek Road from Mitkof Highway south of Petersburg along Upper Twin Ski and Snowmobile Trail.
By car in summer months; snowmobile or 4-wheel-drive vehicle in winter
Open, rolling muskeg hills and spruce/hemlock forest.
Shelter surrounded by spruce and hemlock trees; provides good views of muskeg meadows below. Excellent snowmobile, skiing and snowboarding terrain. A pleasant destination during summer and autumn months. Frenchy Ridge Shelter is 4 miles (6.4 km) to the south on the Upper Twin Ski and Snowmobile Trail.
Season Of Use
Tongass National Forest
What To Bring
Firewood, drinking water.
Twin Creek Road not maintained during winter. Access to large tracts of open muskeg from shelter.
USGS Topo Map
Petersburg D-3, C-3