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Alaska Department of Natural Resources

Division of Parks & Outdoor Recreation

Potters Marsh Boardwalk

Chugach State Park

Bird Creek Overflow

Bird Creek Overflow Parking


★ ADA Facility - Yes
★ 495,204 Acres
★ Daily Parking Fee - (see fee page)
★ 40 Campsites - (see fee page)
★ Camping Limit - 7 nights
★ 35' RV size limit
★ Toilets -
★ Trails -
★ Water
★ Picnic Sites (20)

Useful Information

Chugach State Park Brochure
Bird Ridge Trail Guide
Bird Valley Trail System Guide


★ Fishing
★ Camping
★ Trails

Bird Creek campground overflow is located south of Anchorage at Bird Creek. The campground there also offers experiences ranging from fishing, hiking, whale watching, wildlife viewing, and spectacular sunsets.

The overflow is a parking lot rimmed withwith designated campsites, fires rings and picnic tables, water and latrines. Campground hosts offer assistance and answer questions about the area. Firewood is not available.

101.2 Seward Highway

Driving Directions:
Southeast of Anchorage about 20 miles (Mile 101 Seward Highway) just east of Bird Creek Bridge on the left.

Mission Statement

"The Division of Parks and Outdoor Recreation provides outdoor recreation opportunities and conserves and interprets natural, cultural, and historic resources for the use, enjoyment, and welfare of the people."

Accessibility Notice

Division of Parks & Outdoor Recreation

Atwood Building
550 West 7th Avenue
Suite 1380
Anchorage, AK 99501
DNR Public Information Center:
(907) 269-8400
DPOR Director's Office:
(907) 269-8700