Fish Creek Cabin


Fish Creek Cabin

This is a rustic style 12' x 14' Pan-Abode log cabin that was constructed in 1978. The cabin is located where Fish Creek cascades into Thorne Arm. The creek supports salmon runs as well as resident trout and dolly Varden. Two trails are accessible from the cabin site: Low Lake Trail and Gokachin Lake Trail. Please note that neither trail receives regular maintenance. FACILITIES: • Two Single & Two Double Bunks • Oil Stove (#1 Diesel fuel NOT provided) • Cooking Counter and Table • Shelves and Cupboard Space • Broom 

Alert: The oil stove is currently inoperable. Please contact the Ketchikan Misty Fjords Ranger District for more information at (907) 225-2148.

At a Glance

Reservations: A non-refundable service fee will be added to each reservation by
Fees $80/night peak season May 1 – September 30
$65/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 20 air miles west of Ketchikan, in Thorne Arm. It is accessible by floatplane or boat. A mooring buoy is available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Refer To: USGS map Ketchikan B-4

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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
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


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