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Alaska Department of Natural Resources

Division of Parks & Outdoor Recreation

Kenai River

Kenai Region

Anchor River State Recreation Area
Steelhead Campground


★ ADA Facility - Yes
★ 44 Campsites (see fee page)
★ Size limit - campers
★ Camping Limit - 14 Days
★ Daily Parking Fee - (see fee page)
★ Toilets -
★ Picnic Shelter

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


★ Camping
★ Day Use
★ 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.

The Anchor River is one of Alaska premier fishing areas. Please consult current fishing regulations provided by the Alaska Department of Fish and Game for information on seasons, closures, limits, and methods and means before you wet your line.

157 Sterling Highway

Driving Directions:
Take the Seward Hwy south to the Seward Cut-off, bear right onto the Sterling Hwy. Located at milepost 157 of the Sterling Hwy.

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