The Borough considers the public use emergency shelter cabins a critical life-line linked to the trail system.

Using a Shelter Cabin

Google map of trails & Shelter Cabins


The Borough Search & Rescue Coordinator is responsible for ensuring the upkeep and maintenance of all Public-Use Emergency Shelter Cabins in the Northwest Arctic Borough.

If you have used a shelter cabin recently and you have identified the need for repairs, please contact us.

Contact Information

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