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Short Bay Buoy Trailhead, AK

US Forest Service

Short Bay Buoy Trailhead

This buoy is available on a first come; first serve basis and is intended for use by small and medium watercraft. The buoy is located in 30-80 feet of water and has a 7/8 inch chain. Look for a white buoy...[more]

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Short Bay is located 53 miles from Ketchikan or 42 miles from Knudson Cove. Short Bay is opposite the north side of Bell Island, 8 miles from the Hot Springs. Refer to: USGS map Ketchikan D-5; USGS map Bradfield Canal A-5

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