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Located two hours north of Anchorage in the Susitna Valley along Montana Creek, the campground offers plentiful, extreme fishing.

  • Grayling
  • Rainbow trout
  • Dolly varden
  • King salmon
  • Silver salmon
  • Pink salmon

Flightseeing around Denali, Jet-Boat tours, river-rafting, dog mushing and other activities await!


We look forward to seeing you!

12th Annual Kids Fishing Derby

Date: August 11th and 12th ( Saturday, Sunday )

Start Time: 6AM ( Saturday )

Finish Time: 3PM ( Sunday )

Where: Montana Creek Campground

Age Classes: 3-5, 6-9, 10-13, 14-17

Entry Fee: $15.00 ( Fee donated to Alaska Camp Abilities Program! )

Our Humpies-only derby (Male Pink Salmon) begins at 6AM on Saturday and ends Sunday at 3PM.

This is a great family fun activity.

Kids compete to catch the largest humpy.

There are no losers in this competition; every entrant receives a prize.

Prize drawings begin immediately after derby finish.

Trophies are awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners and prizes are awarded to all entrants.

Additional activities:

  • Special item raffles!
  • Split-the-pot!
  • Surprise Prizes!

Reserve your camping spot now as space is limited and filling up fast!

Special thanks to Big Lake Aurora Lions Club for sponsoring Alaska's Camp Abilities Program, offering fun sports camps for our visually-impaired youth.

For additional information contact:

Bert 355-7691

Ben 232-0222

For more information about Camp Abilities Programs, visit: http://www.campabilities.org/


Montana Creek Campground

An RVer's oasis in the midst of Alaska's heartland.

Our popular family campground is renowned for

rainbow trout, king, silver, pink, chum salmon fishing.

We offer paved walking/biking trails with underpasses at the George Parks Highway and a bridge over Montana Creek.

We have big RV sites with an Alaskan wilderness touch to make your stay authentic and enjoyable.

Our campground store is a fully stocked mercantile with everything from fishing tackle and sundries to ice cream bars and clothing.

If you don’t have gear, we have rods and reels for rent.

We are located about 110 miles from Anchorage where Montana Creek crosses the George Parks Highway, and just a few miles from the turnoff to Talkeetna.

We look forward to having you stay with us!

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