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Jack London's Cabin review

I have visited this particular cabin a few times. The cabin itself is really quite small. Its... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Troy W
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Log cabin

Basic log cabin with a windowless locked door to peer through to the empty interior. Descriptive... read more

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Jack London's Yukon home during the winter of 1897-98.
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good28%
  • Average35%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible1%
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“log cabin” (4 reviews)
“quick visit” (3 reviews)
Oakland, CA
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have visited this particular cabin a few times. The cabin itself is really quite small. Its actually smaller than the picture! However, it is a local/tourist/historical curiosity point and should be visited whenever someone tours the Jack London Square. Keep in mind that despite...More

Thank Troy W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Basic log cabin with a windowless locked door to peer through to the empty interior. Descriptive sign on outside wall and on rock beside building. Pretty ho-hum...

Thank Chch_NZ_couple
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Jack London Square has few things worth seeing the Jack London cabin is one of them. It is really interesting and does seem a little odd that they dropped a real historic cabin in the middle of a marina. Look one way, cabin. The other...More

Thank Mishholtz
Reviewed 2 May 2017

It's right next door to some great restaurants and bars, so if you're in Jack London Square pop by to see it.

Thank GPToak
Reviewed 28 April 2017

It's half of Jack London's cabin. Brought in pieces from Alaska, and half resides in the Yukon, it's set up as if the writer has gone out to check on the sled dogs. No entry, but peek in, then slip over to Jack's port of...More

Thank Burbgal
Reviewed 9 April 2017

This is Jack London's Cabin which was moved here to Oakland from Alaska. You can't get inside . there is a small bar with nice outdoor patio right next door. try to go on a sunny day and grab beer, sit next to the cabin...More

Thank Barzin20
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Not worth your time. Not much here. But we do love Jack London Square, not for this cabin. But for the restaurants and shops and the waterfront.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 18 January 2017

If you are a huge Jack London Fannie guess a visit is appropriate. I saw the cabin while walking on The Oakland Estuary. Poked my head in. Yep ,it's a cabin.

Thank Calboy1972
Reviewed 15 January 2017

A small log cabin that you can walk around, indulge your imagination of Jack London sitting and writing, and then stroll the rest of the Square's walkways to find the bar or one of the many restaurants to enjoy a good meal and a glass...More

Thank 835christyb
Reviewed 30 December 2016

This place is a nice place to scroll and soak up some sun shine in Oakland. There is also a small pub in the area.

Thank vonholsen
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