This small A-Frame cabin, situated on Admiralty Island's Kathleen Lake, can sleep up to five people. The cabin is primitive, with no electricity, plumbing or phone. Much of the surrounding area is private land and has been clear-cut. Both deer and brown bear can be seen in the area. 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, #1 Diesel, cooking gear and food. The person holding the reservation must be at least 18 years of age, 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 Access Passports for Alaska cabin rentals. Reservations are restricted to a maximum stay of 7 consecutive nights per party for any one reservation May 1 to September 30 and a maximum stay of 10 consecutive nights per party October 1 to April 30.
Same day reservations are allowed for this cabin. Treat or boil water before consumption. Occasionally poor weather can result in extended stays, and cabin users should be prepared for this The land around the cabin belongs to a Native Corporation. A free permit is required for any activity on that land. In fall, winter, and early spring, the lake may be frozen and the cabin may be inaccessible to floatplanes. Please contact Admiralty National Monument for information prior to making reservations during these periods. All garbage and food must be packed out.
Kathleen Lake is on the northwest side of Admiralty Island. The cabin is on east end of the lake. Access by floatplane only. One way flight time from Juneau is approximately 30 minutes.
Normal Services Available:
May-2003 through 9-30-2003 .