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8 Scenic Places to Go Camping in Alaska

Gaurav Kadam
Alaska, regarded as ‘The Last Frontier’, gives you a shot of adrenaline like nothing else. Camp at the exquisite landscapes and witness the unimaginable wilderness that it has to offer.

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Chena Lake Recreation Area

The lake has 2 parks for camping that offer pedal boats, row boats, canoes and kayaks. There is also a basketball court for sports enthusiasts.

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Brushkana Creek Campground

Spot unique birds at this picturesque place and hop on an RV to explore the wildlife.

Eklutna Lake Campground

Ride an ATV (All-terrain Vehicle) and go on the Eklutna trail. Enjoy horse riding, fishing in summers and skiing, snowmobiling in winters.

Klutina River Campground

Located near Copper Center, it is a fishing paradise. Camp on the riverfront and enjoy the bonfire, devouring the delicious fishes.

Mendenhall Lake Campground

Behold the massive Mendenhall Glacier along with the peerless scenery and bountiful wildlife at the campground.

Gulkana National Wild and Scenic River

Surrounded by Spruce forests and Wrangell Mountains, it is popular for sportfishing and provides a remote setting for recreation and subsistence activities.

Tanana Valley Campground

Situated near Fairbanks, it gives an authentic camping feel. Hike and explore this secluded region.

Tongass National Forest

Experience the wilderness of Alaska at the largest national forest in the US, away from the mainland roads.