Fort Alaska - at the Original Big Lake Fish Hatchery - Sleeps 8 Comfortably(0 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3-4 nights
- Property type:Cabin
- Pets considered:Ask Manager
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
1500 sqft. Duplex Unit w/3 bedrooms/2 Bathrooms on Meadows Creek near Big Lake
This Vacation Rental has comfortable natural gas central heating to keep you warm year round. With close access to Big Lake recreation it offers a quiet wooded escape with a wrap around deck overlooking Meadows Creek, one of Alaska's anadromous salmon bearing streams.
Fish and Kayak Meadows Creek within 100 feet of this duplex. Situated on a 10 acre parcel known as "Fort Alaska" originally home to the "Big Lake Fish Hatchery" it still has the feel of the Fort that is being rebuilt on this unique property. The Fort offers the wild feel of Alaska yet is in close proximity to Big Lake and Wasilla. The paved road offers year-round access to Alaska adventure.
With modern comforts and upgrades completed in 2016 this unit provides a nice location to relax and call your outpost to adventure.
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Member since: 2016
- 1500 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Recreation Center
- Water Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Ice Skating
- Pier Fishing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Air Conditioning
- Clothes Dryer
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
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|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Dec 26 - May 10, 2017
3 night min stay
Jun 1 - Sep 17, 2017
4 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Property Damage Protection $79
- Cleaning Fee $220
- Refundable Damage Deposit $500
- kayak rental fee deposit $50
- Tax Rate 5%
Manager's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Year Purchased: 2010
About: The property is managed by Paul Platt an avid fly fisherman and kayak guide. Paul lives onsite and is key to keeping your stay comfortable and on track.
Why Wasilla, AK, USA:
The Hatchery was established in 1976 by the State of Alaska and reached its peak in the late 1980’s, producing more than 15 million juvenile red salmon a year! Although the Big Lake Fish Hatchery was part of a thriving statewide network of hatcheries, lack of funding forced its closure in 1993. The facility is now under the control of Fort Alaska Company, although today the Hatchery is quiet, the Fort lives on and being reconstructed as an Alaskan outpost a place to stay and relax and at that certain time of year the salmon still return.
The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
Property is on a natural stream and has Natural gas central heating for easy temperature control. East access to Big Lake and Wasilla but remote enough to keep the feel of Alaska.
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Summer showing deck over Meadows Creek
Living room decor
Large Bedroom 1st floor Queen, Full w/twin bunk
2nd floor bathroom with tub
Second Bedroom 1st floor
Laundry area 1st Floor
Winter Sports in Meadows Creek below the deck
Early Spring from deck
Property in Spring and Summer Sunny, Bright and Green
Fully equipped kitchen, Dining table seats 7
Second floor Bedroom with Queen bed
Second Bedroom 1st Floor
Bathroom with walk-in shower 1st floor
Meadows Creek late Fall first snow!
Moose in the Garden
Large property with lots of parking for boats
This listing was first published here in 2016.
Date last modified - Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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