Wilson View Cabin

Wilson View Cabin

This is a rustic style 12' X 14' Pan Abode log cabin that was constructed in 1977. This cabin lies on the north end of this long and narrow glacially carved lake. While you explore the lake you can enjoy the rugged terrain looming overhead. Wildlife viewing and fishing are popular activities in this area, so bring your fishing pole and camera and enjoy a relaxing day on the lake. 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 Recreation.gov
Fees: $60/night peak season May 1 – September 30
$45/night non-peak season October 1 – April 30
Open Season: April
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Ketchikan
Water: No
Restroom: Toilet (2)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions: The cabin is approximately 44 air miles east of Ketchikan on the mainland north of Wilson Arm at the north end of Wilson Lake, elev. 256’. Accessible by float plane. Refer To: USGS Ketchikan B2,3

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


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 www.recreation.gov.
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 http://www.recreation.gov/campgroundDetails.do?contractCode=NRSO&parkId=71809&topTabIndex=CampingSpot

Lake and Pond Fishing

Enjoy fishing for Trout, Dolly Varden, and Kokanee on this scenic wilderness lake
Special Designations Refer to AK fishing regulations at http://www.adfg.alaska.gov/ for bag limits and special restrictions that may apply
Fishing Mode boat, bank
Fish Species Cutthroat Trout, Dolly Varden, Kokanee

Viewing Scenery

Scenic views from the cabin of Wilson Lake

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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