Quartz Creek Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

October 23, 2018 Quartz Creek Campground west-side is open (boat launch). The East side of the campground is closed. No fees are being charged and no services are available.

Summer camping season over. However, some of our campgrounds stay open until it snows. If a campground is open, the gate will be open and camping is on a first come first serve basis. No reservations are required for fall, winter, early spring camping.

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.

Reservations are made though Recreation.gov (1-877-444-6777) and recommended for summer camping. Fees are charged during the summer season. Reservations may be made up to180 days prior to your desired arrival date in the summer season (Memorial Day through Labor Day in September).

This campground has 45 sites, some double sites, paved roads and spurs. The campground will recieve more upgrades in the future, including an RV dumpstation, picnic sites, and an interpretive pavilion.  $18 (single)/$28 (double). A non-refundable service fee will be added to each reservation by Recreation.gov

Water, flush toilets, tables, and a boat launching area.

At a Glance

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Reservations: Reservations are made through Recreation.gov (1-877-444-6777) and recommended for summer camping. Fees are charged during the summer season. Reservations may be made up to180 days prior to your desired arrival date in the summer season (Memorial Day through Labor Day in September). Some first come first served sites are available. The maximum stay is 14 nights.

General Information

Directions:

Located in Cooper Landing on Kenai Lake. Travel south on the Seward Highway and turn right onto the Sterling Highway. The campground is located at Milepost 45 on the Sterling Highway.


General Notes:

Relatively flat with small spruce tress, and lake.


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Location

 
  Latitude : 
60.479167

  Longitude : 
-149.728889

 



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