This cabin is located on Young Lake, which is on the north end of Admiralty Island. It should not be confused with North Young Lake Cabin, which is also on the lake. Both deer and brown bear can be seen in the area. This is a one-room cabin with four bunks that can sleep up to six people. The cabin is equipped with wooden bunks, table, and benches. It is heated with a 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. The person holding the reservation must be 18, and must be 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 or Golden Passports for Alaska cabin rentals. Access by floatplane only.This cabin is a designated Wilderness area, and access by helicopter is illegal. There are no discounts for Golden Age/Passports for Alaska cabin rentals. 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 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. In the fall, winter and spring, the lake may be frozen and the cabin inaccessible to floatplanes. Please contact Admiralty National Monument prior to making reservations during these periods. Occasionally poor weather may result in extended stays, and cabin users should be prepared for this. All garbage and food must be packed out.
Directions: Located on Young lake which is on the north end of Admiralty Lake. The cabin is near the southern end of the lake, on the eastern shore. Floatplane access only. This cabin is in a designated Wilderness area, and access by helicopter is illegal. One-way flight time from Juneau is 20 minutes.
Normal Services Available:
May-2003 through 9-30-2003 .