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Overview of Gerstle River Wayside

Pad Type gravel

Elevation 1,345 ft / 409 m

Tent Camping Yes

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Reviews of Gerstle River Wayside 3 people have reviewed this location.

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RVLIKEMIDGLEY
25' Keystone Cougar 2016 Ford F-350 Diesel
38 reviews
“Great place to stay while traveling the Alaska Highway”

Reviewed 10/25/2018

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 3
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We have stayed here many times before, and its a great area without the crowds. You can stay in a loop area of the woods, that has several spots to pull over into, or you can go over into the river area which has great views. A little warning however is this area is VERY prone to high winds, and the river valley can become a dust bow... more

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RVLIKEMIDGLEY would stay here again

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PauHanaTravels
WA 38' Fleetwood Discovery 37R 2013 Ford F150 FX4
15 reviews
“Amazing Alaska Range Views”

Reviewed 7/9/2017

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 4
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We LOVED this campsite and ended up arriving on a day when the mercury was above 90 degrees. We ignored the Milepost's warning of rough gravel road beyond large parking area and took the motorhome back to the gravel bar to find an amazing place to call home. On a clear day the Alaska Range is beautiful. The Gerstle River can change dai... more

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PauHanaTravels would stay here again

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Van-Tramp
Longmont, CO 27' Airstream International
198 reviews
“Free camping right off the highway”

Reviewed 6/26/2015

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1
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Gerstle River Wayside offers about a half-dozen wooded campsites in a variety of sizes (with more space for overflow if needed) and while those are nice and all, it is the riverside camping that makes it shine, just be aware that the river could erode the banks very quickly. In our case, it was about 5 feet in an hour and where we orig... more

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Van-Tramp would stay here again

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Amenities

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  • dry camping
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  • recreation trail
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