Alaska Camping Areas

Marion Creek - Dalton Hwy

Marion Creek campground, located on the Dalton Highway in Alaska, offers a serene and picturesque camping experience. Situated amidst stunning natural surroundings, it provides a range of amenities to make your stay comfortable. The campground offers picnic tables, fire rings, and pit toilets for campers. However, it is important to note that there is no potable water available, so campers must bring their own or be prepared to treat water from the creek.

Reservations are not accepted at Marion Creek campground, as it operates on a first-come, first-served basis. It is advisable to arrive early, especially during peak season, to secure a camping spot. The best time to visit Marion Creek is during the summer months, from June to August, when the weather is relatively mild and the days are longer.

While staying at Marion Creek campground, campers can explore the beautiful surrounding wilderness and enjoy activities such as hiking, fishing, and wildlife viewing. It is important to be cautious of bears and other wildlife in the area, and campers are advised to store food securely and practice proper bear safety precautions. Additionally, the campground is located near Marion Creek Crossing, known for its challenging river crossing, so it is essential to exercise caution and check conditions before attempting the crossing. Get driving directions.


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