Middle Dangerous River Cabin

Middle Dangerous River Cabin

The Middle Dangerous 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 Middle Dangerous River Cabin facility, or if you need to reserve a campsite, then call the campground listed below.

Yakutat District Office
P.O. Box 327

Phone number
(907) 784-3359


Campground information Yakutat, Alaska


Middle Dangerous River Cabin is situated on the bank of the Dangerous River about 30 miles southeast of Yakutat. This remote retreat is open year-round, offering scenic views, wildlife watching and hunting opportunities.

The site can be accessed by jetboat, hiking or ATV aong thel 4-mile trail from the Dangerous River Bridge. Visitors are responsible for their own travel arrangements, and must bring several of their own amenities.


The Dangerous River is a large glacial river with numerous logjams, sandbars and floating ice. Non-motorized boats are not recommended, and boaters should use extreme caution when navigating the river.

Moose hunting may be excellent.


This 12×16-ft. hunter style cabin sleeps four people with four single wooden bunks. The cabin also has a table and benches, an oil heater and food preparation space. An outhouse, campfire ring 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, 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 cabin sits on flat and wet terrain, surrounded by willow and alder thickets and scattered cottonwood trees. Visitors enjoy spectacular views of the Dangerous River and its many gravel bars, which attract nesting gulls.

Brown and black bears are common in this area, and moose can sometimes be seen in the surrounding willow thickets. Sandhill cranes and geese visit the area during spring and fall migration.

Frequently Asked Questions About Yakutat District Office Yakutat, AK

How do I make a reservation with Middle Dangerous River Cabin?

To make reservations at Middle Dangerous 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 Middle Dangerous River Cabin located?

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

Does Middle Dangerous River Cabin have tent or RV camping?

Middle Dangerous 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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