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Glacier View Campground

9 reviews
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good0%
  • Average33%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
3 Dec 2017
“Basic but available”
23 Aug 2016
“Super nice campground”
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Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Lots of sites, basic amenities. There are spots right next to the raging glacial river and some nestled further back from the river (and therefore quieter). Spots are informal. There was one (maybe 2?) bathrooms. The bathroom we visited had a partial door out which...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Host was great and welcoming, we particularly enjoyed the free pancakes breakfast on Saturday! The campground is well located, 5 minutes walk to the footbridge (bus stop to kennicott) and the views on the glacier are amazing on clear days. Hot showers are available but...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2016

We were somewhat surprised to find this little oasis near the McCarthy footbridge. As we are tent campers, we enjoy some privacy around our tents. This campground provided just that. Wonderful spots! Although we could not take showers (the heater was broken) the campground host...More

Thank manuelavanprooijen
Reviewed 6 August 2016

This is true Alaskan wilderness camping. Chris provides all of the comforts and amenities you need in case you forget to bring something. He also has 24 years of experience as a camp host, so he knows the area, knows what to see and what...More

Thank cellm8
Reviewed 17 July 2016

We reserved our campsite with Chris before the season started. We had no idea what the goings on were around the July 4th weekend. Turns out, there is a parade in downtown McCarthy, which we would have missed had Chris not mentioned it. And a...More

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United States > Alaska > Wrangell-St Elias National Park and Preserve > McCarthy
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Glacier View Campground McCarthy, Alaska
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"Space 24 is very private, but also can be hard to reserve because of it's popularity."
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