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Deer Mountain Shelter Site Lookout/cabin, AK

US Forest Service

Deer Mountain Shelter Site Lookout/cabin

This is 16' X 16' A-frame shelter that was reconstructed in 2008-09. The shelter offers great views of the surrounding mountains and alpine as well as opportunities for wildlife viewing. ...[more]

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AK

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The cabin is above the timber line at 2900 feet elev. It is accessible by hiking 2.5 miles up the Deer Mountain National Recreation Trail from the trail head parking area, or approximately 4 miles from downtown Ketchikan. Refer To: USGS Ketchikan B5

Activities
  • FIRE LOOKOUTS/CABINS OVERNIGHT FIRE LOOKOUTS/CABINS OVERNIGHT
  • HIKING HIKING
  • WILDLIFE VIEWING WILDLIFE VIEWING
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