Alaska Camping Areas

Harris River

Harris River camping area, located in the state of Alaska, offers a serene and picturesque camping experience for nature enthusiasts. The campground provides a range of amenities to enhance your stay, ensuring a comfortable and enjoyable trip. Amenities at the campground include clean restrooms, picnic tables, fire pits, and drinking water. Additionally, there are designated areas for RV camping.

Reservations are highly recommended for Harris River camping area as it tends to get quite busy, especially during peak seasons. It is advisable to book your spot in advance to secure a place. The best time to visit the campground is during the summer months when the weather is milder and more conducive to outdoor activities. However, it is essential to note that the campground is open year-round.

While exploring the camping area, visitors should be cautious of wildlife encounters, particularly bears. It is vital to exercise proper food storage techniques to avoid attracting bears and maintain a safe distance if you encounter one. Additionally, be prepared for changing weather conditions, as Alaska's climate can be unpredictable. Packing appropriate clothing and camping gear suitable for various weather scenarios is essential. By following safety guidelines and respecting the natural surroundings, campers can fully enjoy the beauty and tranquility of Harris River camping area. Get driving directions.


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Camping Area Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Harris River 15 499 ft