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Alaska Department of Natural Resources

Division of Parks & Outdoor Recreation

Kenai River

Kenai Region

Anchor River State Recreation Area
Slidehole Campground & Day Use Area


★ ADA Facility - Yes
★ 30 Campsites (see fee page) -
★ No RV size limit
★ Camping Limit - 7 days
★ Daily Parking Fee - (see fee page)
★ Toilets -
★ Water -
★ Picnic Site -
★ Picnic Shelters -

Campgrounds managed by:
Alaska Recreation Management
(907) 522-8368 or (907) 242-0859


★ Camping
★ Fishing

Wildlife abounds around the Anchor River, with moose, beaver, mink, bald eagles and a variety of ducks along the river, and harbor seals, sea otters, and beluga whales near shore in Cook Inlet.

Slidehole campground is operated by Alaska Recreation Management (907) 522-8368 or (907) 242-0859.

157 Sterling Highway

Driving Directions:
Sterling Highway to Mile 156.9. Turn onto Old Sterling Highway. Turn right on Anchor River Road.

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