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Upper Twin Lake   SOLD

ASLS 82-176, apr. 26.30 acres & ASLS 92-133, apr. 14.48 acres
Apr. GPS coordinates as shown on the Survey:  Lat. 61° 55’ 01.46" N and Long. 146°  53’ 31.12” W -  Datum:   NAD27

Hi Folks.  This may be the “Nicest” cabin with all the details addressed you have ever seen. 
This seller has been meticulous in every detail. He named the place:  “Holy Mackinaw”.
I am using the seller’s detailed and eloquent write up, as it addresses EVERYTHING!.


That is the cabin’s name and that is what you might exclaim when you first lay eyes on this sweet lake front log cabin with amenities on Upper Twin Lake in the Copper River Valley.  This 39½ acre wilderness parcel is situated at the foot of Heavenly Ridge.  What lies beyond the back door is state owned public wilderness land and glaciers all the way to Valdez.  A secluded setting and yet only 5 air miles south of Glenn Highway via a good winter trail.  In summer months there is amphibious ATV access or a float plane can taxi you right up to your dock in front of this gorgeous remote getaway with over 1200 ft of frontage on a crystal clear lake that is teeming with fish.  A small creek runs through the property.  All 3 buildings are HCI steel roofed. Meticulously built as vacation time permitted from 2001 — 2012, the seller has taken no shortcuts with construction.  The 16x24 main cabin is 6 inch log with 2” blueboard insulated walls under interior log siding and tongue & groove knotty pine ceilings. Ceiling and underfloor insulation is R-38 fiberglass. Upstairs is a 12x16 loft with bridgeway, 6x12 arctic entry and 6x16 covered porch featuring local burl columns.  It features a Lopi wood stove, LP gas range/oven, propane refrigerator/freezer, propane and electric lights, furnishings including queen size log bed, queen futon, cookware and utensils.  House your sleds in the spacious 16x24 drive thru steel clad shop with work bench, barrel stove, and loft storage space galore. 6 x 18 enclosed firewood shed is attached 8x10 log sauna/shower hut requires interior finishing to suit buyer and much of material to finish it is on site. “List of other included items available only to serious inquirers." Enough milled 4 inch logs are on site to construct an elevated cache that seller had planned to erect next to lake. 5x8 outhouse is board & bat sided 3- holer over dug pit. Sit by the campfire ring and watch the grayling dimple the mirror lake surface or hike or ride sleds up the magnificent Heavenly Ridge and see for yourself an unobstructed panorama of the Talkeetna, Wrangell and Chugach Ranges including landmarks such as Tazlina Lake, Nelchina River, Eureka Summit. Gunsight Mtn. Slide Mtn, Lake Louise. Mts Wrangell, Sanford & Drum.  Enjoy the vast array of wildlife that abounds in the area!  There is a 6 x24 dock, canoe, aluminum boat, meat pole, 100 yd cleared rifle range and shooting bench, campfire pit, and even a living Christmas tree with lights out front are among the long list of amenities included in this “Turn Key” package. Wildlife, fish, peace and tranquility... Holy Mackinaw has it all! There’s very little private property like this available in the Copper Basin.  Don’t let it get away and start living the Alaska dream now.

Directions: From the Eureka Lodge parking lot look left across the highway where you’ll see a cluster of gray buildings. Beyond the tallest spruce tree behind them you can see a long hogback ridge about 10 miles to the southeast.  That is Heavenly Ridge and is your destination. The property we are selling is directly in line with that tree at the foot of a canyon that runs down about the center of the ridge, the one with a sheer rock cliff just to the left edge of it. From Eureka drive east on the Glenn another 9 miles and park off to the left across from Milepost 137 which is just before the hill that goes down to the bridge crossing Little Nelchina River.  Take snowmachine trail to south about 2½ miles to mouth of a creek you will be following until it opens up onto the wide flood plain of the Nelchina River. Bear left on main trail at creek mouth and cross the Nelchina River. Trail on opposite side of river goes into a narrow cut in the bank. Follow this slough about a mile to where it bears sharply left into the woods and up through a narrow gulch. Follow this trail another 2 miles past the 2 posted property signs and then sharply down the hill and onto Upper Twin Lake. Bear right and follow lake edge around to opposite side of lake.  Continue east along lake until you come to a dock. This is the property you are looking for!

The Price for ALL of this is only $170,000.-
The seller would finance with a minimum of $60K plus down payment and
carry the balance over 10 years at 6% APR.

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