Montana Creek is famous for its fishing:

  • Grayling
  • Rainbow Trout
  • Dolly Varden
  • King Salmon
  • Silver Salmon
  • Pink Salmon

Visit the Alaska Department of Fish and Game’s Sport Fishing Regulations page for more information on Montana Creek. Select “Southcentral, Susitna Drainage”, then “Unit 2.” or you can click here Here (Link will open in a new browser window or tab)

Once you've reached your limit, Montana Creek Campground offers other activities, too.

Enter a fishing derby

Think you've got what it takes to reel in a winner?


Humpy Derby:

Kids can reel in winners, too!

Sponsored by Big Lake Aurora Lions Club, the derby is for kids only. Previous prizes have included: bicycles, fishing poles, taxidermy mounting of biggest humpy caught, tents, toys and games.

The Humpy Derby takes place the second weekend of August.

The money raised from entry fees ($15 for the weekend) goes to support CampAbilities and the Last Frontier Honor Flights.


  Camp Abilities Alpine Alternatives  Last Frontier Honor Flight

Visit the Tackle Cache

Located on site is the Tackle Cache, our fishing general store. 

Tackle Cache can provide you with sales or rentals, freeze and store your fish and provide you with a free copy of the regulations.