Russian River Campground and Camping

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About the Campground

The Russian River campground is situated on the Kenai peninsula, 110 miles south of Anchorage, Alaska. Campground provides mountain views, hiking, biking and fishing. Other activities include the Kenaitze Indian Tribe Interpretive Site and interpretive programs.

Services & Amenities

Within Facility
  • Comfort Station


Peak Season
May 27 2010 -
Sep 06 2010
RV NONELECTRIC $18.00-$28.00
Peak Season
May 27 2011 -
Sep 06 2011
RV NONELECTRIC $18.00-$28.00

Alerts and Important Information Reservations must be made at least 5 days in advance. Bears in the area, keep food in vehicle. A customer can reserve a maximum of 3 consecutive nights. A customer must leave for 24 hours before reserving another 3 night stay. Site must be occupied first 24 hours. ********************** For public safety, the following regulations are in effect until further notice: 1. All food, beverages, and trash must be in possession or within immediate grasp at all times within the campground, on the river, and in the surrounding area. Further information is available on the Chugach National Forest website at: **********************

Campground Contact Information

Open From: Jun 19 2010 to Dec 14 2010
Reservation Phone: 877-444-6777
Campground Reservations: Russian River
Campground Phone: 907-522-8368
Customer Service Phone:888-445-1474
Backcountry Permits Phone: 877-550-6777

Sterling, AK

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More About Russian River Campground

Russian River is a campground located in Sterling, Alaska. This is a US Forest Service campground. All reservations can be made by calling 1-877-444-6777.

To find this campground check the map shown above, or enter -149.9703 latitude, and -149.9703 longitude into your GPS device.

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