The boardwalk trail to the Garnet Ledge was destroyed by the extensive blowdown behind the cabin in 2005. Access to Garnet Ledge is along beach to trail on private land owned by First Presbyterian Church of Wrangell.
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. Cabin reservations (check-in & check-out time) are from noon to noon.
Bald eagles, sea lions, harbor seals, various gulls concentrate on the tide flats during the hooligan run in April. Brown and black bears and moose can be seen in the area.
Rocks & Minerals
Special attraction of the site is garnet outcropping nearby. The outcropping and the land surrounding it is private land owned by the First Presbyterian Church of Wrangell on behalf of the children of Wrangell. For more information contact the First Presbyterian Church of Wrangell (907) 874-3534 or the Wrangell Chamber of Commerce (907) 874-3901.
Boating - Non-Motorized
Popular stopover for paddlers on their way to Wrangell from floating the Stikine River.