Bakewell Lake Cabin


This is a rustic style 12' X 14' Pan Abode cabin constructed in 1978. The cabin contains an oil burning stove (use # 1 diesel fuel) and sleeping space for 4 to 6 people. This cabin is ideal for families with kids or anyone who enjoys lazy days on the beach. It has a nice white sand beach and lots of room to spread out. There is a trail from saltwater to the lake, but it does NOT lead all the way to the cabin. There is NO mooring buoy at the trailhead. FACILITIES: • Two Single & Two Double Bunks • Fuel Oil Stove (#1 Diesel fuel NOT provided) • Cooking Counter and Table • Shelves and Cupboard Space • Broom •14' aluminum skiff with oars

At a Glance

Reservations: A non-refundable service fee will be added to each reservation by
Fees $75/night peak season May 1 – September 30
$60/night non-peak season October 1 – April 30
Open Season: Year Round
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Ketchikan
Water: No
Restroom: Toilet (2)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


This cabin is located approximately 40 air miles east of Ketchikan on the mainland south of Bakewell Arm off Smeaton Bay. Accessible by float plane or boat.

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Occupancy of Forest Service cabins is by permit only. Reservations may be made up to 180 days in advance.

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


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