Alaska Camping Areas

Tenderfoot Creek

Tenderfoot Creek Camping Area is a serene campground situated in the Chugach National Forest of Alaska. The surrounding views of the mountains and forests offer breathtaking scenery for visitors. The campground is located near the historic town of Hope, which offers various points of interest such as the Hope and Sunrise Mining District. Additionally, visitors can explore the Resurrection River and the Kenai River while staying at the campground.

There are 41 campsites available at the Tenderfoot Creek Camping Area, each equipped with picnic tables, fire rings, and tent pads. The campground also has facilities such as drinking water, toilets, and trash collection. The campsites are available on a first-come-first-serve basis, and visitors are advised to arrive early to secure a spot.

An interesting fact about the area is that the nearby Resurrection River is known for its salmon runs, and visitors can witness salmon jumping and swimming upstream during the summer months. The best time to visit the Tenderfoot Creek Camping Area is from June to August, with average temperatures ranging from 50 to 70 degrees Fahrenheit.

In conclusion, the Tenderfoot Creek Camping Area is a perfect destination for travelers seeking a peaceful retreat in nature. With its stunning views, nearby points of interest, and well-equipped campsites, visitors are sure to have a memorable experience. Get driving directions.


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Camping Area Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Tenderfoot Creek 33 1,347 ft