Nate Baer

Real Broker, LLC
(907) 727-1130

Blackburn Cabins
McCarthy, AK

Amazing opportunity to own a piece of Alaskan History. This is a business that has a network of rental cabins in a historic community that was called Blackburn that is located between Mccarthy and Kennicott. It has 8 cabins with one additional owners cabin for a manager or owner. Each cabin is fully furnished with beds, tables, running water, electricity, etc. See supplement for more info.

This turnkey established Lodging business is situated on 2.2 acres that is a inholding in St. Elias National Park. It has 8, 12x16 rental cabins and one owners/managers cabin. They are built in the tradition of the remnants of the historic townsite of Blackburn. There is a adjacent airstrip that can be used on a separate agreement with the Alaska Department of Transportation.

Each cabin is equipped with
-Memory foam mattresses and deluxe bedding.
-Lights and USB charging
-Propane Heating
-Sink with running water
-Berkey drinking water filtration system
-Outfitted with antique dishes and furniture- over 50 years old, they are luxurious.

The sale of the property includes:
-Cabin power supplied by solar panels and batteries.
-Well (80' deep), which includes pump, water tower, and generator.
-2 shower houses.
-2 washing machines.
-Sheets, blankets, and towels.
-4 outhouses.
-2 gas grills.
4 fire pits.
Fleet of 15-20 bicycles that are used by guests for transportation around the area.
-2 vehicles: 2005 Toyota Highlander and 2007 Toyota Sienna.
-2 equipped weather ports for housing helpers and a camper for food storage, cooking, and lounging.
-Adequate tools for upkeep and maintenance.
-Gas barrels and propane tanks.
- Room on lot to grow with the space for 3-4 more cabins (additional $50k+ a year).
- CUA and permits for guiding trips out onto the Root Glacier or cup to the mines! A successful business of it's own.

There is a successful web presence with a webpage and a complete booking system. The Blackburn Cabins have developed a strong web and social media presence with Facebook,Instagram,Airbnb, Expedia, Tripadvisor, google, etc.

Property Details

  • $1,400,000
    List Price
  • 22-13212
    MLS Number
  • 9
  • 4
  • 0-car
  • 2,336
    Square Feet
  • 2013
    Year Built
  • 95832
    Lot Size

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