Forest Service gathering public input on possible new cabin sites
July 6, 2022
The U.S. Forest Service is looking to build a few new public-use recreational cabins in the Wrangell and Petersburg area, hoping to use federal infrastructure funding to pay for the work and considering sites that would be easier for people to reach.
The site selection process has been underway for a few years, with the latest round of public comment closing July 6.
Past suggestions have included a site several miles south of town along Zimovia Highway, Fools Inlet and a site near the southern end of Wrangell Island, Anita Bay and Burnett Inlet on Etolin Island, Snow Pass and Mustang Lake o...