Alsek River Cabin

Alsek River Cabin

The Alsek River Cabin location is in Yakutat, Alaska
99689. This page provides detailed contact information for this campground location including the campground phone number, office hours, reservation information and driving directions.

If you have any questions about the Alsek River Cabin facility, or if you need to reserve a campsite, then call the campground listed below.

P.O. Box 327


Phone number
(907) 784-3359


Campground information Yakutat, Alaska


Alsek River Cabin is located on the Yukutat Forelands about a mile from the Alsek River, a large river known for its many glaciers. This cabin is open year-round and
offers relaxation as well as excellent hunting opportunites.

The site can be accessed by wheeled plane, depending on conditions. An airstrip is adjacent to the cabin. Guests are responsible for their own travel arrangements and safety, and must bring several of their own amenities.


Moose hunting is available in the surrounding area, and mountain goat hunting is excellent in the Brabazon Range 2 miles to the east. Hunters must have the proper licenses and hunt only in designated seasons.


This 14×16-ft. hunter-style cabin sleeps four people with four single wooden bunks. The cabin has a table and benches, broom, an oil heater and food preparation space. An outhouse, picnic table and 12×12-ft. meat shed are located outside.

Water, heating oil and electricity are not provided. Visitors must supply their own drinking water as well as #1 diesel oil or kerosene for the heater. One gallon can
last 2-10 hours, depending on the heat setting.

Other items to bring include sleeping bags, sleeping pads, food, a cooking stove, cookware, plates, utensils, lanterns or flashlights, toilet paper, garbage bags, a
fire extinguisher and fire starter. Visitors are expected to pack out trash and clean the cabin before leaving. Click here for more cabin details.

Natural Features

The terrain is flat and very wet, and the cabin sits on predominantly open muskeg with dense patches of alder, cottonwood and willow. The snow-capped peaks of
the Brabazon Mountain Range loom over the surrounding area.

Brown and black bears are common here, and moose can often be found in the willow thickets. Sandhill cranes stop in this vicinity during spring and fall migrations. Wild strawberries are available for picking around the airstrip.

Frequently Asked Questions About P.O. Box 327 Yakutat, AK

How do I make a reservation with Alsek River Cabin?

To make reservations at Alsek River Cabin, you can call the office at (907) 784-3359.

Only one change per reservation for all Alaska cabins is allowed. Change is defined as a modification to the start or end date of the reservation; after one change has been made, if additional changes are desired, the customer must cancel the current reservation and re-book the new dates.

Where is Alsek River Cabin located?

The Alsek River Cabin is located at P.O. Box 327 in Yakutat,
. This is the location you will need to go to for camping and information.

Does Alsek River Cabin have tent or RV camping?

Alsek River Cabin offers both tent and RV camping, but to confirm you will need to call the office at (907) 784-3359 to make sure things haven’t changed.

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