This is a rustic style 12' x 14' Pan-Abode log cabin that was originally constructed in 1973 and moved to it's current location in 1985. There is a spectacular view of Chapin Peak and the Puppet Mountains from the cabin deck and relatively easy hiking in the area to explore nearby tide pools and forest. There is also the opportunity to see humpback and killer whales in Clarence Strait. FACILITIES: • Two Single & Two Double Bunks • Wood Stove and Firewood • Cooking Counter and Table • Shelves and Cupboard Space • Ax/Maul/Splitting Wedges • Broom
At a Glance
Reservations may be made using the toll-free number, the internet, or through select Forest Service visitor centers. Call (toll free) 1-877-444-6777 or use the internet at www.recreation.gov
$35/Night May- September $25/Night October- April
Directions: The cabin is on the south shore of Phocena Bay on the west side of Gravina Island. It is about 15 air miles and 25 water miles from Ketchikan. The cabin is accessible by floatplane or by boat. Low tide creates a large tide flat in front of cabin.
Refer To: USGS Ketchikan A6
Explore the rocky intertidal zone just outside Phocena Bay during low tide.
Camping & Cabins
Occupancy of Forest Service cabins is by permit only. Reservations may be made up to 180 days in advance by calling (877)444-6777 toll free, (518)885-3639 for overseas or via internet at www.recreation.gov.
This site can be reserved by calling Toll Free 1-877-444-6777 (International 518-885-3639 or TDD 877-833-6777) or on-line at http://www.recreation.gov/campgroundDetails.do?contractCode=NRSO&parkId=71777&topTabIndex=CampingSpot
Salt Water Fishing
Enjoy salmon and halibut fishing in Clarence Strait
Refer to AK fishing regulations at http://www.adfg.alaska.gov/ for bag limits and special restrictions that may apply
Halibut, King Salmon, Coho Salmon, Pink Salmon, Rockfish