Alaskan cabin on Butterfly Lake


Entire cabin hosted by Steve

  1. 4 guests
  2. 1 bedroom
  3. 1 bed
  4. 0 bathrooms
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No road access, off grid cabin on Butterfly Lake in the Nancy Lake State Recreation Area of south central Alaska. This is a dry cabin off the road system for the adventurous traveler. Road system (Aprox 10 miles away). Summer access is by canoeing the NLSRA state park trail system (aprox 4 hr paddle w 8 portages) or floatplane. Winter access is a multi use trail system for skiing, snowmachining, fat tire bike, etc. Enjoy a truly remote Alaskan experience not to far away from it all!

The space
This cabin is off the grid and off the road system. You cannot drive a vehicle to this cabin. Access is by canoe/kayak/skiing/fat tire bike/snowmachine or a floatplane drop off. Put in at mile 4.5 of the Nancy Lake Parkway at the state park canoe trailhead and paddle,ski, aprox 4 hrs (30 min on snowmachine) with portages along the canoe route or float the little su river and portage over to East Butterfly Lk. Explore, watch for wildlife or fish the many lakes along the route. You can safely park at the trailhead in the state park(fee required).
Flying in is an option by contacting a flyout service that would drop you off at the shore of the cabin.
Excellent drinking water is available at a nearby artesian well. The cabin is comfortable with many windows to enjoy nature from the inside. If your looking for a quiet place to unplug, this is it!

Where you'll sleep

What this place offers

Lake access
Free parking on premises
Pets allowed
Patio or balcony
Security cameras on property
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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5.0 out of 5 stars from 49 reviews


Where you’ll be

Willow, Alaska, United States

There are other cabins on the lake and possible contact with some people, only if you want. Host is usually right next door if needed but not always. There is cell service to make calls, sometimes the signal isn’t great but always a connection.

Hosted by Steve

  1. Joined in February 2017
  • 49 Reviews
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    Things to know

    House rules

    Check-in: Flexible
    Check out: 00:00
    Self check-in with lockbox
    No smoking
    No parties or events
    Pets are allowed

    Health & safety

    Airbnb's COVID-19 safety practices apply
    Carbon monoxide alarm not reported Show more
    Security camera/recording device Show more
    Nearby lake, river, other body of water
    Smoke alarm

    Cancellation policy