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Black Bear Campground

7 Reviews

About This Campground

National Forest

Black Bear Campground is open. Beginning May 18, 2019 fees will be charged and services available. 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 loop campground with 12 sites suitable…

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  • Drive-In
    Park next to your site
  • Walk-In
    Park in a lot, walk to your site.

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  • Verizon
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  • T-Mobile

Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • RV Sites
  • Dispersed


For Campers

  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Phone Service
  • Drinking Water
  • Toilets
  • Alcohol
  • Pets
  • Fires


7 Reviews of Black Bear Campground

Ratings Breakdown

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Tanya B.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Aug. 23, 2020

Warnings: wind, water, and wildlife

This campground has all three warnings, sometimes.  There is a really nice boardwalk and the drive to this campground is great.  This is a smaller campground with only 12 sites that are not suitable for RVs.  If you are in an RV look at the williwaw campground instead.    It is centrally located…

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Shadara W.
Reviewed Aug. 26, 2019

Beautiful Fun

Beautiful little spot, often overlooked for Williwaw Campground. We spent the weekend here and it was great. The canpground back up against the Trail of Blue Ice and has east access to all the Portage Vallet jas to offer. Nice open sites, the only downside is some road noise. We were happy to have…

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Kimberley B.
Reviewed Aug. 25, 2019

Secluded with great access to water

It seems as though people don’t know about this one and it’s so nice. We felt alone in a beautiful place. And in such a pretty area!


Black Bear Campground is located in Alaska


In Anchorage, AK, at the intersection of Huffman Rd and New Seward Highway (State Rt. 1), take Rt. 1 south 39.7 miles to Portage Glacier Rd/Whittier sign. Turn left after sign and go 3.7 miles to campground on right.


60.78861124 N
148.8886114 W

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