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Childs Glacier Recreation Site

Chugach National Forest



This campground operates on a first-come, first-served basis and requires visitors to physically arrive and purchase a site in order to secure it. Payment can be done through the Recreation.gov mobile app, but visitors should download the app prior to their arrival if they want to take advantage of this option.


This location is available on a first-come, first-served basis only. Visitors are required to physically arrive at the campground to purchase and claim a site. Once on-site, you may be able to pay for your campsite(s) by scanning a QR code using the Recreation.gov mobile app, and the Scan and Pay feature.

If this option is available, you will need to first download the free Recreation.gov mobile app https://www.recreation.gov/mobile-app prior to your arrival as some remote areas have limited or no cellular service.

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Campground Matrix

Set alerts at more campgrounds to increase your odds of getting a place to stay! Below is a list of the closest campgrounds supported on Campflare. Or, view all campgrounds in Chugach National Forest.

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