This is a typical Pan Abode cabin with sleeping space for 4 to 6 people that sits back 20' (6 m) from the lake on a beach with exposure to the sun. Facilities: 2 single wooden bunks, 2 double wooden bunks, Broom, Axe and maul, oil stove(uses #1 stove oil, NOT provided), Wood, Table and benches, Outhouse, Cooking counter, Skiff with oars. Water is available from the lake. Treat all water before using. Bring your own personal flotation devices, sleeping bags, sleeping pads, cooking stove, lantern, pots, pans, plates, utensils, food, toilet paper, garbage bags, fire extinguisher, and fire starter. Please follow the oil stove directions carefully. Cabin users may also choose to bring a small outboard motor (less than 10 horsepower due to wilderness regulations). You are in brown bear country. This is 1 of 3 cabins on Hasselborg Lake (the other two are Hasselborg Creek and Big Shaheen). The lake is very popular and has a lot of float plane traffic. Big Shaheen cabin is close by, connected by a 100 yard (91 m) trail. Four trails are accessible by boat. The lake is 7 miles (11 km) long and part of the Cross Admiralty Canoe route.
At a Glance
A $9 reservation fee will be added to each reservation.
||$40/night peak season May 1 - September 30
$35/night non-peak season October 1 - April 30
Directions: Located in the center of Admiralty Island, midway on the eastern shore of Hasselborg Lake. Floatplane and canoe/portage access. One-way flight time from Juneau is 40 minutes. By canoe and portage it is approximately 10 miles to Mole Harbor.
This cabin is in a designated Wilderness area, and access by helicopter is illegal. Suggested USGS topo maps: Sitka C-1, C-2.