Plenty Cutthroat Cabin

Pleanty Cutthroat Cabin

This is a rustic style 12' x 12' Pan-Abode log cabin that was constructed in 1964. A trail from the cabin climbs through old-growth rainforest then down to saltwater. There is a trail junction that leads to the lake outlet and a trail spur that leads to an overlook that views one of the two waterfalls spilling out of Orchard Lake. FACILITIES: • Two Single & Two Double Bunks • 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: $60/night peak season May 1 – September 30
$45/night non-peak season October 1 – April 30
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Ketchikan
Water: No
Restroom: Toilet (2)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions: The cabin is located at the west end of Orchard Lake on the north end of Revillagigedo Island. It is accessible by floatplane or boat and is about 35 air miles from Ketchikan. If accessed by boat there is a 1 mile hike from the Shrimp Bay trailhead to the Plenty Cutthroat cabin. Refer To: USGS map Ketchikan D5, D4

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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
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

Lake and Pond Fishing

Enjoy fishing for trout and Kokanee on Orchard Lake
Special Designations Refer to AK fishing regulations at for bag limits and special restrictions that may apply
Fishing Mode boat, bank
Fish Species Cutthroat Trout, Dolly Varden, Kokanee

Boating - Non-Motorized

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