Chena River State Recreation Area
★ Minimum Occupancy: 1 Guest
★ Maximum Occupancy: 6 Guests
★ Site Access Method: Summer - ATV, Hiking, Biking; Winter - Ski, Snowshoe, Snowmachine, Dog Team
★ Stay Limit: 5 Nights
★ Check-in/out Time: 12:00pm
★ Pets Allowed: Yes, always on leash
★ Fees: (see fee page)
★ Cabin Dimensions: 14' x 16'
★ Heating Method: Wood Stove (Bring your own wood)
★ Smoke Alarm
★ Wood Stove
★ Table and Seats
★ Broom and Ash Scoop
★ Saw and Axe
This cabin was funded through the Federal Recreational Trail Grant
The cabin is located at mile 2 of the Compeau Trail. Access the cabin from the Compeau Trailhead located at 29.8 mile Chena Hot Springs Road.
GPS: 64.90319 -146.68350
This trail is closed each spring during break-up to all but foot traffic from April 20th through late May. For more information and trail openings contact the Northern Area office at (907) 451-2695.
Pack out what you pack in
Check for Availability on Reserve America
Once you make a reservation, you will receive a confirmation e-mail from Reserve America with important information about the cabin. Print out this confirmation e-mail and bring it with you to the cabin. If you do not receive a confirmation e-mail within 24 hours of making the reservation, please contact the DNR Public Information Center at (907) 269-8400 Mon - Fri 10am-5pm.
Remember that these cabins are not hotels. Always be prepared! Be sure to bring:
- Sleeping bag and pad or air mattress
- Cookware, dishes, utensils
- Cooking stove and fuel
- Matches, lighters, paper fire starter
- 9-volt battery for smoke detectors
- First aid items
- Plastic trash bags
- Jug of water
- Saw or ax, just in case
- Lantern and fuel