Alaska Camping Areas

Childs Glacier Recreation Area

Childs Glacier Recreation Area is a first-come-first-serve campground in Alaska, offering 17 sites with stunning views of the glacier and nearby waterfalls. The area is popular for hiking, kayaking, and fishing. The campground amenities include picnic tables, fire pits, and vault toilets. The best time to visit is between May and September, with average temperatures ranging from 50°F to 70°F. However, visitors should be aware of potential bear encounters and come prepared with bear-resistant containers. Get driving directions.


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