Punchbowl Lake Shelter Site Lookout/cabin

This three-sided shelter is located at the end of the Punchbowl Lake trail. This area supports a variety of birds and wildlife, and offers some of the most spectacular scenery in Misty Fiords. Steep granite cliffs, glacially-carved valleys and dense rainforests make this a beautiful and popular destination.

At a Glance

Reservations: Non-reservable; Available on a first come, first serve basis.
Fees Free
Open Season: Year Round
Usage: Moderate
Closest Towns: Ketchikan
Water: No
Restroom: Toilet (2)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions: Punchbowl Cove is located near the mouth of Rudyerd Bay, which branches east off the Behm Canal in Misty Fiords National Monument. Access is by boat or floatplane. There is also a mooring buoy located in Punchbowl Cove.

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Forest Service Shelters are available on a first come first serve basis.

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