If you want to be in a remote location away from everybody else, than that's the place to be. This cabin is on a small island
( 500m x 300m ) on Big Salmon Lake. Here you are on your own. During the summer, the cabin is only accessible by canoe
or floatplane. It is a 250 km drive from Whitehorse to Quiet Lake on the South Canol Road. Here you put in the canoe with all
your gear and paddle across Sandy Lake into Big Salmon Lake. You reach the Cabin on the island after approx. 6 hrs
paddling time. Big Salmon Lake is 10 km long and for Yukon standards a medium size lake, well suited for canoeing.
Big Salmon Lake is surrounded by steep mountains and spruce forest. The connecting streams between the lakes have a very
slow current and can be paddled upstream. They are bordered with marshy areas and grassy sloughs, prime moose habitat.
The log cabin is 20' x14', surrounded by spruce forest and offers enough room for up to 6 people. There is a loft upstairs with one double and two single mattresses. Here you have plenty of room to stand u The kitchen is fully equipped with a propane stove (incl. oven), lots of counter space, cabinets, sink, and shelves. It provide as much comfort in the wilderness as possible. The dining area with a table, bench and chairs offers a great view to the bay and the lake itself. In the living room area you find a comfortable sofa and an armchair.
The big woodstove keeps the cabin warm on a cool fall evening or on frosty winter days. Propane and kerosene lights light up the
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|Rate per week:||
Can$ 875,-- + 5% GST for up to 2 people,
Transfer from Whitehorse to Quiet Lake : Can$ 580.- + 5% GST ( up to 2 people)Canoe Rental per week: Can$ 200.- + 5% GST
Fly in with a floatplane from Whitehorse. One way Whitehorse to Big Salmon Lake approx. Can. $ 800.- for 2 people.
|Included in price:||Cabin rental, firewoodpropane, complete kitchen facilities (you have to bring your own groceries), mattresses and pillow (you have to bring your own sleeping bag, or tell us if you can't).|