The Middle Dangerous River Cabin is located 30 miles southeast of Yakutat, 200 feet east of the Dangerous River. The surrounding terrain is flat and wet, with willow and alder thickets and scattered cottonwood trees. Wildlife in the area include moose, brown bear, black bear, and waterfowl. Visitors enjoy spectacular views of the Dangerous River and its many gravel bars. This is a good hunting area. The cabin is equipped with wooden bunks, table, benches, an oilstove for heat, and an outside toilet. It has no mattresses or cooking utensils. Cabin users should bring sleeping bags and pads, cookstove, cooking gear, food, and #1 oil for the stove. Non-power boats are not recommended. There is a meatshed available at the cabin.
Reservations can be made the day of arrival, or up to 180 days in advance. Boil or treat water before drinking. Keep open fires in fire rings. Gather only dead or down wood. Occasionally poor weather can result in extended stays, and cabin users should be prepared for this. There are NO discounts for Golden Age and Golden Access Passports for Alaska cabin rentals. 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. 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. All garbage and food must be packed out
Directions: Located 30 miles southeast of Yakutat, 200 feet east of Dangerous River. Access is by jetboat or trail, 4 miles from the Dangerous River Bridge at the end of Forest Highway 10.
Normal Services Available:
May-2003 through 9-30-2003 .