Cabin is equipped with wooden bunks, table, benches, propane stove, propane wall furnace and 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. Reservations are restricted to 2 nights per stay. The person holding the reservation for this cabin must be at least 18 years of age, and must be a member of the party using the cabin. Use of the cabin by a commercial operator, such as an outfitter or guide, is NOT allowed. There are NO discounts for Golden Age or Golden Access Passports for Alaska cabin rentals. Cabin is primitive, no amenities except propane heater and outhouse. Bring personal flotation devices for the boat. Oars are provided. Lake is approximately one mile long and narrow. Area around the lake is marshy, spruce and hemlock forest with deer, black bear and waterfowl. Access is year round to this secluded valley. Skis or snowshoes required in winter months. Open fires must be in fire rings, collect dead/down wood only.
You may reserve this cabin on the day of arrival, or up to 180 days in advance. Occasionally poor weather can result in extended stays, and cabin users should be prepared for this. Lake or stream water must be boiled or treated before drinking. Cabin is a public use shelter from 10am to 5pm daily. All garbage and food must be packed out
Directions: Located 15 miles northwest of Juneau, Alaska. Access by 4 1/2 mile trail from Mile Marker 23.5 Glacier Highway.
Normal Services Available:
May-2003 through 9-30-2003 .