Whittier Airstrip

Chugach National Forest

write a review
Airstrip Access Trail
Whittier, AK 99693
907-743-9500
Official Website

GPS: 60.7798, -148.7181

Last Price Paid: $20
Pad Type: gravel
Open Seasonally: Yes
Max Stay: 14
Tent Camping: Yes

3 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise

Cell Phone Coverage

3bars
Verizon 3G
3bars
Verizon Extended
Nightly rate: $20
Days stayed: 1
“Great view, no longer a free spot!”

Reviewed Aug 21, 2017

Overall Rating

We originally came here to spend a few days regrouping and working on some projects, but upon arrival discovered that it is no longer free. There are no hookups but it is still a great spot and beach access is close by.

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
3bars
Verizon Extended

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


2 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: N/A

Sunny would stay here again

“Great view rough ground ”

Reviewed Aug 19, 2015

Overall Rating

We saw people camped here from a distance, but found no evidence that it is a legitimate campground...? Tough to find a flat spot on the rocky surface, but you can't beat the view and water access, especially at this price!

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise

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


Thumb us avatar
Van-Tramp
Longmont, CO
27 Airstream International
198 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 4

Van-Tramp would stay here again

“My favorite place in Alaska”

Reviewed Aug 16, 2015

Overall Rating

I can not speak highly enough of this free camping location in Whittier. If you have a means to enjoy the water (boat, canoe, kayak, etc) then you can't go wrong here. Easy to get too (first left as you come out of the tunnel) and only a few short miles out of town itself (which has only one RV park it is looks awful) camp here to expl... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
3bars
Verizon 3G

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


Thumb us avatar
Whittier Alaska | Van-Tramp.com

Whittier took me by surprise. In fact, it was not on our itinerary at all due to earlier advice that there was “nothing there” from other travelers. With the choice being Whittier or extra days sitt...

Hookups:
  • dry camping
  • Dispersed Camping
Recreation:
  • fishing
  • water access
Facilities:
  • restrooms: vault
  • trash
Pets:
  • pets

Nearby

Williwaw campground
Williwaw Campground
National Forest
Girdwood, Alaska
Black Bear Campground
National Forest
Girdwood, Alaska
Portage glacier road
Portage Glacier Road
National Forest
Girdwood, Alaska
Portage Valley Cabins & RV Park
RV Park
Girdwood, Alaska
Alyeska resort
Alyeska Resort
Parking Lot
Girdwood, Alaska
Bertha Creek
National Forest
Hope, Alaska
Coeur D'Alene Campground
National Forest
Hope, Alaska