Red Bay Lake Cabin Site Lookout/cabin

  

Red Bay Lake Cabin

15' X 17' 2-story Pan-Abode log cabin nestled among old growth spruce and cedar on the shore of Red Bay Lake. Cabin offers spectacular view of Red Bay Mountain's limestone cliffs and great wildlife watching. Sport fishing in Red Bay Creek drainage. Cabin gets full sun. Limestone caves in vicinity of Red Bay. Loons common. Cabin sleeps 8 with 2 bunks and large sleeping loft, wood stove (wood sometimes provided), outhouse, rowboat. Bring your own personal flotation devices, sleeping bags, sleeping pads, cooking stove, lantern, pots, pans, plates, utensils, food, toilet paper, garbage bags, fire starter. It's a good idea to bring your own water.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Check in/out at noon
Reservations: Reservation required, www.recreation.gov
Fees $35/Night 5/1- 9/30; $25/Night 10/1- 4/30
Open Season: May
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Whale Pass
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions: Red Bay Lake, 40 air miles (64 km) from Wrangell, 55 miles (61 km) from Craig, 84 miles (113 km) from Ketchikan. Float plane; 3.5 hour drive from Hollis or 2 hours from Thorne Bay on Road #20 with difficult .8-mile (1.3 km) hike to boat at trailhead on lake, then 1.5 mile (2.4 km) row to cabin. USGS Map Petersburg A-4, B-4.

Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Cabin Rentals

Occupancy of Forest Service cabins is by permit only ($35/Night 5/1 - 9/30; $25/Night 10/1- 4/30)

Reservation Info 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 www.recreation.gov

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Fire Danger Level: Low
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Location

 
  Latitude : 
56.253944
  Longitude : 
-133.311306
  Elevation : 
100