This is a rustic style 12' X 14' cabin that was constructed in 2010. There are a number of scenic attractions within easy boating distance; Rudyerd Bay, Walker Cove, Chickamin River, Smeaton bay, and the entire east Behm Canal. There are several trails to fresh water streams and lakes, and hunting areas.
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 approximately 30 air miles east of Ketchikan on the east of the Behm Canal between Rudyerd and Smeaton Bays. Located on salt water, it is accessible by float plane or a boat. A mooring buoy is provided on a first come, first serve basis. This cabin is located within the Misty Fiords National Monument Wilderness.
Explore the rocky intertidal zone at the north end of Winstanley Island 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=71811&topTabIndex=CampingSpot
Salt Water Fishing
Enjoy salmon and bottom fishing and as well as crabbing near this scenic cabin. Visitors should be informed about the seasonal salmon sportfishing closure in the waters near the cabin.
Seasonal salmon closure. 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, Dungeness Crab
Enjoy the views of Shoalwater Pass, Winstanley Island and surrounding mountains from this rustic cabin