Ohmer Creek Campground

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

Fees: $0 No Fees Collected, campground is under minimal maintenance schedule due to budget constraints.
Open Season: No open/close season - available for day use and limited overnight use
Usage: Light
Water: No potable water available
Restroom: Use neighboring Forest Service facilities or self-contained camping unit
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions: Ohmer Creek Campground is 22 miles south of Petersburg on the Mitkof Highway (turn right out of the ferry terminal parking lot).

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

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)
Reservation Info Not reservable
No. of Accessible sites 2 of 10
Sleeping Shelter none

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.
Fishing Mode Bank
Fishing Method Fly, bait, and lure fishing


Campground is available for day use picnicking in addition to overnight camping.
Fire Information Firewood is not provided.

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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