Big Lake North

State Recreation Site

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Big Lake North
Big Lake North State Recreational Site

Big Lake North State Recreational Site is 13 miles west of Wasilla. Boating and fishing are extremely popular on the lake during the summer months. Big Lake is known as Alaska's Year-Round Playground resulting in large weekend and seasonal population increases as the area teems with people who have come to enjoy the many recreational opportunities. Big Lake summer activities include world class fishing, watersports, and wildlife viewing. Winter activities include snowmobiling, dog mushing, ice fishing and world-renowned cross country skiing!

Big Lake North is managed by Great Holiday Campgrounds.
Reservation Line: 907-240-9797; reservations are accepted March-September


★ ADA Facility - Yes
★ 19 Acres
★ 60 Campsites (see fee page)
★ Walk in campsites
★ No RV size limit
★ Camping Limit - 7 days
★ Daily Parking Fee - (see fee page)
★ Toilets -
★ Water -
★ 24 Picnic sites
★ 3 Picnic Shelters ($60 per 4-hours)
★ Boat Launch (see fee page)
★ Wave Runner Rentals (See Great Holidays for rates)
★ NO alcoholic beverages are allowed


★ Camping
★ Fishing
★ Boating
★ Waterskiing
★ Jet skiing
★ Swimming

Big Lake North
16905 W Northshore Drive
Big Lake, AK

Driving Directions:
From mile 52.3 Parks Highway, take the Big Lake Road 3.6 miles to "Y", take North Shore Drive 1.4 miles to end of road.

Map to Big Lake