Copper River Campground

Dept. Fish & Wildlife

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McCarthy Rd.
Chitina, AK 99566

GPS: 61.5285, -144.4037

Last Price Paid: $0
Number of Sites: 12
Pad Type: dirt
Tent Camping: Yes

Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads.
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3 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise

Cell Phone Coverage

3bars
Verizon 4G/LTE
1 review
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1

mmihalek would stay here again

“Can't beat the price”

Reviewed May 15, 2018

Overall Rating

Stayed here one night in a 25' RV from Great Alaskan Holidays in early September of 2016. The colors were amazing! No site numbers, just pick a spot that doesn't block the road in any way from what I could tell/remember. Had great Verizon LTE access to stream videos when it got dark. I'll be heading back there this year in my own 27' T... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
3bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

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Island Girl Walka...

39 National Tropical
2011 Subaru Impreza
70 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 3

Island Girl Walkabout would stay here again

“Walk to the river or drive to the ghost town of Kennicott”

Reviewed Nov 18, 2015

Overall Rating

I don't quite remember how we found out about this place, but there isn't a lot of information about it. The campground has some designated sites, but also some clear areas where people park haphazardly. It seems to be frequented mostly by locals who are fishing. Not to be confused with the campground across the street run by Native Am... more

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Van-Tramp
Longmont, CO
27 Airstream International
198 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 2

Van-Tramp would stay here again

“Don't haul your trailer to McCarthy, stay here instead”

Reviewed Aug 26, 2015

Overall Rating

I just happened to stumble onto this campground while checking across the street (near the river) for boondocking (it is Native Corp land across the street and very filthy). I could not find any information on who operates this campground, but with signage from the Fish and Game department and the vault toilets my bets were safe that i... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
3bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com


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Hookups:
  • dry camping
Recreation:
  • fishing
  • recreation trail
  • water access
Site Amenities:
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
  • pull thru
Pets:
  • pets

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