Crescent Creek Campground

Area Status: Open

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.

A small campground with 9 sites. $19 (single)/$33 (double)

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Residual smoke from prescribed pile burning will be visible from Crescent Creek Campground from mid fallĀ until early winter 2023.
Operational Hours: 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 Crescent Creek Campground.  There is a user pay station at the entrance to the campground.
Fees: Crescent Creek is not on the reservation system. There is a user-fee station at the campground. 

General Information


Travel south on the Seward Highway to the Sterling Highway. Turn towards Soldotna at the Y. This campground is located at mile 3 of the Quartz Creek Road.

Terrain is spruce forest near Crescent Creek.

General Notes:

Campgrounds are generally open from mid-May to Mid-September, depending on the weather.

Firewood is available from the camp host.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

No reservations are taken for the Crescent Creek Campground. The maximum stay is 14 days.

River and Stream Fishing

Good fishing for Dolly Varden.

Permit required?: Y
Difficulty Level: Easy to Intermediate

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