Campgrounds

Small cabin with sign above the door reading "Ranger Station."
The Dyea Ranger Station is located at the Dyea Campground

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Dyea Campground

The Dyea Campground is located 9 miles from Skagway and .5 miles from the the Chilkoot trailhead. The campground is within a short drive or bike ride of the historic townsite of Dyea. (See Dyea Townsite Map)

The campground is monitored by National Park Service rangers and is open when free of snow. The campground provides 22 sites for vehicle and walk-in camping. Hook-ups are not available for recreational vehicles. Campers are advised to bring drinking water and firewood.
Facilities: Pit toilets, fire rings, picnic tables, and garbage receptacles are provided.
Fees: $10 per site per night. Self-registration at the campground entrance. First come, first served.

 
 
Aerial photo with campground map superimposed.

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Campgrounds on the Chilkoot Trail

The Dyea Campground is the park's only frontcountry campground.  For those adventurous enough to backpack into the park can explore four more campgrounds along the Chilkoot Trail.


Last updated: December 18, 2017

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Mailing Address:

Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park
P.O. Box 517

Skagway, AK 99840

Phone:

(907) 983-9200

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