Tanis Mesa North Cabin

Tanis Mesa North Cabin

The Tanis Mesa North 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 Tanis Mesa North 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


Tanis Mesa North Cabin is located in a duplex with Tanis Mesa South Cabin. The cabin is tucked between Tanis Mesa and the Brabazon Mountain Range, offering
year-round relaxation and recreation.

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


Tanis Lake is 2 miles north of the cabin and can be hiked to relatively easily except for the last quarter mile, which is dense brush. Hikers are rewarded with views of Fassett Glacier cascading into the lake’s northeast end.

The Brabazon Mountains offer opportunities for excellent mountain goat hunting. Moose and brown bear hunting is good around the cabin.


This is the north half of a 14×40-ft. A-frame stylecabin. It sleeps five people and comes equipped with four single bunks and a sleeping loft. The cabin also has a table and benches, oil heater, broom, picnic table, fire ring and outhouse. A
12×12-ft. meat shed is located outside, which is shared with Tanis Mesa South Cabin.

Water, heating oil and electricity are not provided. Visitors must supply #1 diesel oil the heater, as well as their own drinking water. 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 cabin sits on mostly flat terrain surrounded by blueberry bushes. Interspersed stands of cottonwood, alder and willow begin about half a mile from the cabin.

Visitors can enjoy views of Tanis Mesa, which sits half a mile to the southwest. Tanis Mesa is a unique geologic feature that stands about 500 feet above the cabin. The peaks of the Brabazon Range are a mile to the northeast, with elevations of over 3,000 feet.

Wildlife in the Brabazon Mountain Range includes moose, brown bear and mountain goats.

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

How do I make a reservation with Tanis Mesa North Cabin?

To make reservations at Tanis Mesa North 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 Tanis Mesa North Cabin located?

The Tanis Mesa North 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 Tanis Mesa North Cabin have tent or RV camping?

Tanis Mesa North 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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