Tower's Arm Cabin


Towers Arm Cabin

The Tower's Arm single-level hunter style cabin has a wood stove, 4 single bunks, wooden table and benches, axe/maul, and pit-type outhouse. Firewood is provided for wood stove use only, but is not guaranteed. Bedding and cooking utensils are not provided. The area is flat with 300-400' (91-122 m) knolls behind the cabin.

At a Glance

Reservations: A non-refundable service fee will be added to each reservation by Recreation.gov
Fees: $40/night peak season May 1 – September 30
$25/night non-peak season October 1 – April 30
Usage: Light
Water: No
Restroom: Pit Toilet
Operated By: Forest Service - Petersburg Ranger District

General Information

Directions:

On west side of Towers Arm in Duncan Canal on Kupreanof Island.


General Notes:

A 15' tide is required for boat access to the cabin. A 16' tide is recommended for float plane access. Lower tides may require up to a 2 mile hike across the tide flat to the cabin. 


Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities

Cabin Rentals

The Towers Arm single-level hunter style cabin has a wood stove, 4 single bunks, wooden table and benches, axe/maul, and pit-type outhouse. Firewood is provided for wood stove use only, but is not guaranteed. Bedding and cooking utensils are not provided. The area is flat with 300-400' (91-122 m) knolls behind the cabin. 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 www.recreation.gov, this link will also provide more detailed information about the cabin.
Size Restrictions 4

River and Stream Fishing

Steelhead and coho salmon are available in Tower's Creek adjacent to the cabin. Check with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game at www.adfg.alaska.gov for the most current regulations.

Fishing Mode Bank
Fishing Method Fly, bait, and lure fishing

Big Game Hunting

Black bear and deer hunting. Visit http://hunt.alaska.gov for the most up-to-date regulation information.

Game Bird/Waterfowl

Grouse and waterfowl hunting. Visit http://hunt.alaska.gov for the most up-to-date regulation information.

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
56.8392

  Longitude : 
-133.3732

  Elevation : 
sea level