Primrose Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

This campground includes 8 sites and no hookups.

Water, toilets, tables, fire pits, dumpsters, and a boat ramp.

This campsite is located close to the Primrose Trailhead and is adjacent to Kenai Lake.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Summer camping season is over. However, sometimes our campgrounds stay open until it snows or into the winter. If a campground is open, the gate will be open and camping is on a first come first serve basis. During the off-season there is no water, no trash service, and no fees.  Please pack out all garbage. Outhouse/toilet facilities may be unavailable. You can stay in touch with events and news concerning the Chugach National Forest by following us on Twitter @ChugachForestAK and Facebook or check out our event calendar on our homepage.  
Reservations: No reservations are taken for Primrose Campground.  There is a user pay station at the entrance to the campground..

General Information


Travel south on the Seward Highway to Milepost 17. 

General Notes:

Terrain is mostly large spruce trees near Primrose Creek and Kenai Lake.

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Campground Camping

No reservations are taken for the Primrose Campground. There is a user pay station at the entrance to the campground. The maximum stay is 14 nights.

Permit required?: Y

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