Swanson River Campground

Kenai National Wildlife Refuge

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Swanson River Rd.
Kenai, AK 99611
907-262-7021
877-285-5628
Official Website

GPS: 60.7436, -150.8013

Last Price Paid: $0
Number of Sites: 4
Pad Type: gravel
Max Stay: 14
Tent Camping: Yes

Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads.
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John & BJ
Mesa, AZ
19 Scamp
2017 Ram 1500
120 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: 2

John & BJ would stay here again

“Had the place to ourselves”

Reviewed Jan 13, 2015

Overall Rating

There are four sites at Swanson River Campground, all fairly level and able to handle beast sized rigs. There wasn't anyone else there when we were there but there were a few vehicles that drove through. The campground is located about 100 yards from Swanson River Landing, the mid point on the Swanson River canoe trail, and attracts an occasional canoeist checking out the possibilities. It's a very basic gravel drive with gravel parking pads and a cast concrete Forest Service style toilet. Of course, there wasn't a glimmer of hope for cell connectivity.

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Just Finding Our Way: Paddle, Paddle2, & Birch Lakes - 6/14/2013

We’d hoped to find one of the three sites open at the Rainbow Lake campground 15.5 miles north of Sterling yesterday but no luck so we picked one of the four sites at the Swanson River Landing (ora...

Hookups:
  • dry camping
Site Amenities:
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
Facilities:
  • restrooms: vault
Pets:
  • pets

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