This cabin is located in a small cove in Pybus Bay. The cabin is in a primitive setting, with no electricity, plumbing or phone. An A-frame with a loft, it can sleep up to seven people. Cabin is equipped with wooden bunks, table, and benches, is heated with an oil stove and has an outside toilet. It does not have mattresses or cooking utensils. Cabin users should bring their own sleeping bags, pads, cook stoves, cooking gear and food. Users MUST bring #1 diesel for the oil stove; the fuel is available at local oil distributors. Any other diesel is not recommended. The person holding the reservation must be 18, and must a member of the party using the cabin. Use of this cabin by a commercial operator, such as an outfitter or guide is NOT allowed. There are NO discounts for Golden Age/Access Passports for Alaska cabin rentals. Access by floatplane or boat. This cabin is designated Wilderness area, and access by helicopter is illegal. Reservations are restricted to a maximum stay of 7 consecutive nights per party for any one reservation May 1-September 30 and a maximum stay of 10 consecutive nights per party October 1-April 30
You may reserve this cabin on the day of arrival, or up to 180 days in advance. Treat or boil water before consumption. Cabin users must bring #1 diesel for the oil stove. Occasionally poor weather can result in extended stays, and cabin users should be prepared for this. All garbage and food must be packed out.
Directions: Located within Pybus Bay, which is on the southeast portion of Admiralty Island. The cabin lies on the north shore of a small protected cove that is approximately 1/2 mile north of Donkey Bay. Floatplane or boat access. This cabin is designated Wilderness area, and access by helicopter is illegal. One-way flight time from Juneau is 1 hour 15 minutes. Boat access from Stephens Passage or Fredrick Sound; by water it is approximately 100 miles to Juneau.
Normal Services Available:
May-2003 through 9-30-2003 .