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Best Cabin Sites Near Chugach National Forest, AK (48)

    Camper-submitted photo from Bird Creek Campground - Chugach State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Bird Creek Campground - Chugach State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Bird Creek Campground - Chugach State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Bird Creek Campground - Chugach State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Bird Creek Campground - Chugach State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Bird Creek Campground - Chugach State Park

    1.

    Bird Creek Campground - Chugach State Park

    25 Reviews
    79 Photos
    113 Saves
    Indian, Alaska

    Welcome to Bird Creek Campground in Chugach State Park, just a short drive from Anchorage. This spot is a favorite for many, offering a mix of tent, RV, and cabin accommodations. The campground is open from May to September, making it a perfect summer getaway.

    Bird Creek Campground is known for its spacious sites, though only about half can fit larger RVs. If you're rolling in with a tent, you'll find plenty of room to set up. Each site comes with a fire ring and picnic table, and the vault toilets are kept clean. Just remember, there's no drinking water, so bring your own or be prepared to boil what's available.

    One of the standout features here is the Bird to Gird trail, a beautiful biking and walking path that runs right through the campground. It's a great way to spend an afternoon, and if you make it to Girdwood, treat yourself to some blueberry fritters at Alpine Cafe and Bakery.

    For those looking to explore further, the area offers some fantastic natural attractions. Byron Glacier is an easy hike, and if you time it right, you can catch the bore tide—a wave big enough to surf. Just be cautious of the tidal mud; it can be like quicksand.

    Girdwood, nearby, has all the amenities you might need, from gas stations to groceries, and even a brewery with food trucks. Whether you're here for a quick trip or a longer stay, Bird Creek Campground offers a great mix of convenience and natural beauty. Enjoy your stay and don't forget to keep an eye out for wildlife like bald eagles and maybe even a moose!

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
    • RVs
    Camper-submitted photo from Kenai Princess Wilderness Lodge & RV Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Kenai Princess Wilderness Lodge & RV Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Kenai Princess Wilderness Lodge & RV Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Kenai Princess Wilderness Lodge & RV Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Kenai Princess Wilderness Lodge & RV Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Kenai Princess Wilderness Lodge & RV Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Miller's Landing
    Camper-submitted photo from Miller's Landing
    Camper-submitted photo from Miller's Landing
    Camper-submitted photo from Miller's Landing
    Camper-submitted photo from Miller's Landing
    Camper-submitted photo from Miller's Landing

    3.

    Miller's Landing

    14 Reviews
    47 Photos
    73 Saves
    Seward, Alaska

    Miller's Landing is a secluded Campground, Fishing Camp, and Adventure Tourism focal point located right on Resurrection Bay near Seward, Alaska.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access

    $19 - $250 / night

    Camper-submitted photo from Juneau Lake Cabin
    Camper-submitted photo from Juneau Lake Cabin
    Camper-submitted photo from Juneau Lake Cabin
    Camper-submitted photo from Juneau Lake Cabin
    Camper-submitted photo from Juneau Lake Cabin
    Camper-submitted photo from Juneau Lake Cabin

    4.

    Juneau Lake Cabin

    3 Reviews
    10 Photos
    12 Saves
    Cooper Landing, Alaska

    Overview

    Juneau Lake Cabin is a rustic cabin overlooking beautiful Juneau Lake, providing access to fishing, hunting, hiking and wildlife viewing opportunities. The cabin can be accessed by hiking, biking, skiing, horseback, snowmobile or floatplane. Visitors are responsible for their own travel arrangements and safety, and must bring several of their own amenities.

    Recreation

    Visitors enjoy boating and fishing for rainbow trout, whitefish, burbot and grayling in Juneau Lake. A canoe with paddles is provided at the cabin. Fishing equipment is not provided and permits are required to fish or hunt in the state, click here to learn more about Alaska Department of Fish & Game regulations. Hunting of various wildlife is popular along the trail and in the surrounding area.

    Facilities

    Visitors enjoy boating and fishing for rainbow trout, whitefish, burbot and grayling in Juneau Lake. A canoe with paddles is provided at the cabin. Fishing equipment is not provided and permits are required to fish or hunt in the state, click here to learn more about Alaska Department of Fish & Game regulations. Hunting of various wildlife is popular along the trail and in the surrounding area.

    Natural Features

    The cabin is located north of Sterling Highway on the eastern shore of Juneau Lake, at an elevation of 1,300 feet. It is surrounded by a spruce and birch forest overlooking the lake and surrounding mountains. A variety of wildlife makes its home in the area. For more information on access and regulations pertaining to this cabin, trail conditions, safety precautions and outdoor safety and ethics, please contact the Seward Ranger District.

      $50 - $75 / night

      Camper-submitted photo from Seward Military Resort
      Camper-submitted photo from Seward Military Resort
      Camper-submitted photo from Seward Military Resort
      Camper-submitted photo from Seward Military Resort
      Camper-submitted photo from Seward Military Resort
      Camper-submitted photo from Seward Military Resort

      5.

      Seward Military Resort

      8 Reviews
      10 Photos
      15 Saves
      Seward, Alaska
      • Pets
      • Fires
      • Electric Hookups
      • Phone Service
      • Reservable
      • ADA Access

      $13 - $17 / night

      Camper-submitted photo from Trout Lake Cabin
      Camper-submitted photo from Trout Lake Cabin
      Camper-submitted photo from Trout Lake Cabin

      6.

      Trout Lake Cabin

      2 Reviews
      3 Photos
      8 Saves
      Cooper Landing, Alaska

      Overview

      Trout Lake Cabin is a large, rustic cabin set alongside Trout Lake offering a place for visitors to come and enjoy the forests of south-central Alaska. It provides access to great fishing and canoeing opportunities on the lake, as well as a variety of trails and wildlife viewing in the area. The cabin can be accessed by floatplane, hiking, biking, skiing, horseback and snowmobile. Visitors are responsible for their own travel arrangements and safety, and must bring several of their own amenities.

      Recreation

      Visitors enjoy boating and fishing for rainbow trout and whitefish in Trout Lake. A rowboat with oars is provided at the cabin. Fishing equipment is not provided and permits are required to fish or hunt in the state, click here to learn more about Alaska Department of Fish & Game regulations. In season, visitors hunt for moose, black and brown bears and wolves in the surrounding forest. Hiking, mountain biking, cross country skiing, skijoring, snowshoeing and snowmobiling (during open seasons) are also popular in the area.

      Facilities

      Visitors enjoy boating and fishing for rainbow trout and whitefish in Trout Lake. A rowboat with oars is provided at the cabin. Fishing equipment is not provided and permits are required to fish or hunt in the state, click here to learn more about Alaska Department of Fish & Game regulations. In season, visitors hunt for moose, black and brown bears and wolves in the surrounding forest. Hiking, mountain biking, cross country skiing, skijoring, snowshoeing and snowmobiling (during open seasons) are also popular in the area.

      Natural Features

      The cabin is located north of Sterling Highway on the eastern shore of the lake. It is surrounded by a willow, spruce and birch forest and open brushy areas. The cabin overlooks the lake and provides views of the nearby mountains. For more information on access and regulations pertaining to this cabin, trail conditions, safety precautions and outdoor safety and ethics,please contact the Seward Ranger District.

        $50 - $75 / night

        Camper-submitted photo from Upper Russian Lake Cabin
        Camper-submitted photo from Upper Russian Lake Cabin

        7.

        Upper Russian Lake Cabin

        2 Reviews
        2 Photos
        8 Saves
        Cooper Landing, Alaska

        Overview

        Upper Russian Lake Cabin is a rustic trapper style log cabin located on Upper Russian lake. It was recently refurbished to keep the old fashioned charm of the 1950s, when it was originally built. Its location provides good fishing and boating opportunities. Visitors enjoy exploring surrounding trails and viewing wildlife. The cabin can be accessed by hiking, biking, skiing, horseback, snowmobile, and floatplane. Visitors are responsible for their own travel arrangements and safety, and must bring several of their own amenities.

        Recreation

        Visitors enjoy boating and fishing for Dolly Varden and rainbow trout on Upper Russian Lake. A rowboat with oars is provided at the cabin. Fishing equipment is not provided and permits are required to fish or hunt in the state, click here to learn more about Alaska Department of Fish & Game regulations. In season, visitors hunt for moose, black and brown bears and wolves in the surrounding forest. Hiking, mountain biking, cross country skiing, snowshoeing and snowmobiling (during open seasons only) are also popular in the area. Learn more about hiking the Russian Lakes Trail

        Facilities

        Visitors enjoy boating and fishing for Dolly Varden and rainbow trout on Upper Russian Lake. A rowboat with oars is provided at the cabin. Fishing equipment is not provided and permits are required to fish or hunt in the state, click here to learn more about Alaska Department of Fish & Game regulations. In season, visitors hunt for moose, black and brown bears and wolves in the surrounding forest. Hiking, mountain biking, cross country skiing, snowshoeing and snowmobiling (during open seasons only) are also popular in the area. Learn more about hiking the Russian Lakes Trail

        Natural Features

        The cabin is located south of Sterling Highway, set back from the north shore of Upper Russian Lake. It is surrounded by an open grove of giant cottonwood trees with views of the lake and mountains beyond. For more information on access and regulations pertaining to this cabin, trail conditions, safety precautions and outdoor safety and ethics, please contact the Seward Ranger District.

        • Group
        • Cabins
        • Tent Cabin
        • Glamping
        • Firewood Available
        • Alcohol

        $50 - $75 / night

        Camper-submitted photo from Seward KOA
        Camper-submitted photo from Seward KOA
        Camper-submitted photo from Seward KOA
        Camper-submitted photo from Seward KOA
        Camper-submitted photo from Seward KOA
        Camper-submitted photo from Seward KOA

        8.

        Seward KOA

        7 Reviews
        29 Photos
        15 Saves
        Seward, Alaska

        Full service RV Park, cabins, and tent sites. We can accommodate any size rig. We have sites with full hookups or Water/Electric. We are 5 minutes from down town Seward, and also 5 Minutes from Exit Glacier. Book your stay at www.koa.com

        • Pets
        • Fires
        • Electric Hookups
        • Phone Service
        • Reservable
        • ADA Access

        $45 - $92 / night

      • 9.

        Gwins Lodge

        2 Reviews
        26 Photos
        8 Saves
        Cooper Landing, Alaska
        • Pets
        • Fires
        • Phone Service
        • RVs
        • Tents
        • Group

        $20 - $40 / night

        Camper-submitted photo from Romig Cabin
        Camper-submitted photo from Romig Cabin
        Camper-submitted photo from Romig Cabin
        Camper-submitted photo from Romig Cabin
        Camper-submitted photo from Romig Cabin
        Camper-submitted photo from Romig Cabin

        10.

        Romig Cabin

        1 Review
        10 Photos
        1 Save
        Cooper Landing, Alaska

        Overview

        Romig Cabin is a rustic cabin on beautiful Juneau Lake, providing access to fishing, hunting, hiking and wildlife viewing opportunities. The cabin can be accessed by hiking, biking, skiing, horseback, snowmobile or floatplane. Visitors are responsible for their own travel arrangements and safety, and must bring several of their own amenities.

        Recreation

        Visitors enjoy boating and fishing for rainbow trout, whitefish, burbot and grayling in Juneau Lake. A canoe with paddles is provided at the cabin. Fishing equipment is not provided and permits are required to fish or hunt in the state, click here to learn more about Alaska Department of Fish & Game regulations. Hunting of various wildlife is popular in the surrounding area.

        Facilities

        Visitors enjoy boating and fishing for rainbow trout, whitefish, burbot and grayling in Juneau Lake. A canoe with paddles is provided at the cabin. Fishing equipment is not provided and permits are required to fish or hunt in the state, click here to learn more about Alaska Department of Fish & Game regulations. Hunting of various wildlife is popular in the surrounding area.

        Natural Features

        The cabin is set back from the southern shore of Juneau Lake at an elevation of 1,300 feet. It is surrounded by willow and spruce and overlooks the lake and surrounding mountains. A variety of wildlife makes its home in the area. For more information on access and regulations pertaining to this cabin, trail conditions, safety precautions and outdoor safety and ethics, please contact the Seward Ranger District.

          $50 - $75 / night

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