Refuge Cove
State Recreation Site

(Ketchikan Region)

Refuge Cove

Refuge Cove is 13 acre park stretching a 1/2 mile between the sandy beach and Sunset Drive Road. There are 9 picnic sites and fire ring grills.

This is a frequent stop for many local families for an evening picnic and fabulous sunset views.

  •  ADA Facility - No
  •  13 Acres
  •  Toilets
  •  Picnic sites

  •  Day use
  •  Fishing
  •  Plant Interpretation Trail (14 plant identification signs developed by Ketchikan elementary students from Tongass School of Arts and Science)

Refuse Cove State Recreational Site location map


8.7 North Tongass Road

Driving Directions:

From Ketchikan Airport, ferry across, turn left on North Tongass Rd. Located at milepost 8.7 of the N. Tongass Rd.