The Ohmer Creek Campground is on a minimal maintenance schedule due to budget constraints. Please pack in/pack out your trash and use restroom facilities at neighboring Forest Service recreation areas if a waste containment system is not available on your camping unit.
At a Glance
Occupancy of this Forest Service campground is by permit on site ($6 per night per party) from Memorial Day through Labor Day
No open/close season - available for day use and limited overnight use
No potable water available
Use neighboring Forest Service facilities or self-contained camping unit
Directions: Ohmer Creek Campground is 22 miles south of Petersburg on the Mitkof Highway (turn right out of the ferry terminal parking lot).
Occupancy of this Forest Service campground is by permit on site ($6 per night per party) from Memorial Day through Labor Day.
No. of Sites
10 single site(s)
No. of Accessible sites
2 of 10
River and Stream Fishing
Steelhead, Dolly Varden, and cutthroat trout, coho, sockeye, and pink salmon fishing in abundance in Kah Sheets Creek. Check with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game at www.adfg.alaska.gov for the most current regulations.
Fly, bait, and lure fishing
Campground is available for day use picnicking in addition to overnight camping.