Margaret Creek Wildlife Viewing Area


This trail winds through old growth cedar, hemlock, and spruce stands to provide access to the Margaret Creek Wildlife Observation Site.

At a Glance

Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Ketchikan
Water: No
Restroom: No
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions: Located 26 mile north of Ketchikan in Margaret Bay/ Traitors Cove. Access is by boat or floatplane.

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Viewing Wildlife

Watch Black Bears feeding on spawning salmon in August and September
SpeciesBlack Bear
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