Chilkoot Lake State Recreation Site

10 Mile Lutak Road
Lutak, AK 99827


Chilkoot Lake State Recreation Site is at the south end of Chilkoot Lake, near the outlet to the Chilkoot River. The campground sits amid a beautiful stand of Sitka spruce.

The park and surrounding area offers some of the best salmon fishing in Southeast Alaska, with four salmon runs, starting in mid-June and ending in mid-October. Because of the salmon spawning in the river and at this end of the lake, this area is also a bear highway. Bears frequent the river to feast on the salmon. Please learn proper bear/human etiquette, this protects both you and the bears


  •  ADA Facility - Yes

  •  80 Acres

  •  32 Campsites ($15)

  •  35' RV size limit

  •  Camping Limit - 15 days

  •  Latrines 

  •  Water

  •  Historical features 

  •  Picnic Shelter

  •  Boat Launch ($5)

- Boating
- Camping
- Canoe/Kayaking
- Day use
- Fishing
- Historical features
- Wildlife viewing

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