Hugh Smith Cabin Site Lookout/cabin

  

Hugh Smith Lake Cabin

This is a rustic style 12' X 14' Pan Abode cabin that was constructed in 1965. The cabin is located on a peninsula extending into the lake. There is an abandoned cannery site at the east end of the lake, and trail to saltwater. There is also a working fish weir, and a cabin used by Alaska Department of Fish and Game at the west end. FACILITIES: • Two Single & Two Double Bunks • Wood Stove and Firewood • Cooking Counter and Table • Shelves and Cupboard Space • Ax/Maul/Splitting Wedges • Broom •14' aluminum skiff with oars

At a Glance

Reservations: 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
Fees $25/Night year round
Open Season: April
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Ketchikan
Water: No
Restroom: Toilet (2)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions: The cabin is approximately 55 air miles southeast of Ketchikan, on the mainland south of Marten Arm. Accessible only by floatplane. Refer to: USGS map Ketchikan A-3.

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Cabin Rentals

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.
Reservation InfoThis 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=71793&topTabIndex=CampingSpot

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Fire Danger Level: Low
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Location

 
  Latitude : 
55.093667
  Longitude : 
-130.643139
  Elevation : 
100 feet