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Tent camping is available - Tent camping available in developed sites in a wooded area adjoining the RV park. Covered tenting also available for inclement weather. Cabins also available.
RV hookups are available - 15 RV hookups - 20 amp service with water and dump stations available
Pets are allowed
Campfires are allowed - Fire rings and FREE firewood available for all campers.
No grocery store nearby
No pool
Game Room - Indoor seating for card and table games; outdoor games include horse shoes and ''Montana golf''.
Restaurant(s) nearby - Onsite cafe serving fresh baked goods, home made breakfast and lunch entrees, barbecued chicken
 
    and salmon dinners with an espresso, ice cream & soda bar, beer/wine; indoor and outdoor seating.
Nearby attractions - The Pedro Dredge and FE gold camp, National Historic Sites, are both located on the premises and open for tours
 or FREE viewing from outside. The Two other dredges, a ghost town, operating gold mine and Wild & Scenic River are all within walking distance of the resort. Recreational gold mining on over 600 acres of claims, suction dredging on river claims, gold panning at stand up troughs in the campground. Lessons and equipment rentals available.
Fishing - Fishing for local fish available within walking distance.
Boating - Kayak adventures on the 40Mile River; rentals available.
Activities for kids - Gold panning available in the campground.
Cabins
Boat Rentals
Restrooms
Showers - Coin operated showers available.
Store - The Outpost includes a gift store/art gallery,
 
Eskimo and Athabaskan carvings and crafts, Alaskan jewelry including local gold nugget and mammoth ivory items and mining supplies.
Restaurant
No Laundry Facilities
Picnic and Barbecue area is available
WIFI is available
Electric power hookups are available

Activities: boating, fishing, hiking, nature trail, biking and canoeing

The Chicken Gold Camp offers kayaking on the nearby Fortymile River, hiking on several local traisl to great panoramas and historical sites, and recreational mining opportunities on their nearby claims which are accessed by hiking or ATVs. There are plenty of things to do in the area if you like the outdoors: hikes, river trips, fishing, walking tours of several hsitoric sites, gold panning, ATV riding, mushroom (morels) and berry picking to name a few. And there are indoor activities as well such as shopping several gift stores, good cuisine, and some interesting drinking establishments. One can camp in a tent or RV or rent a room/cabin. And they have some fun gatherings such as the Chickenstock Music Festival in June. Fun place in the middle of no where! Says John (see picture)

 



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Chicken Gold Camp & Outpost -

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The Chicken Gold Camp offers kayaking on the nearby Fortymile River, hiking on several local traisl to great panoramas and historical sites, and recreational mining opportunities on their nearby claims which are accessed by hiking or ATVs. There are plenty of things to do in the area if you like the outdoors: hikes, river trips, fishing, walking tours of several hsitoric sites, gold panning, ATV riding, mushroom (morels) and berry picking to name a few. And there are indoor activities as well such as shopping several gift stores, good cuisine, and some interesting drinking establishments. One can camp in a tent or RV or rent a room/cabin. And they have some fun gatherings such as the Chickenstock Music Festival in June. Fun place in the middle of no where! - says: John


RATES, DATES, DISCOUNTS, PAYMENT METHODS:

Tent and dry camping--$10/day, electric hookups--$18,  FREE camping with gold mining packages. Open May 15--Sept 20, 7 am to 9 pm daily. Weekly and monthly discounts, gold mining discounts and various club and group discounts.



        


Other campgrounds near Chicken Gold Camp & Outpost, Alaska:

   Chicken Creek RV Park, Chicken, 4 miles away
      
   West Fork Campground, Chicken, 9 miles away
      
   Three Bears Alaska, Tok, 19 miles away
      
   Tundra Lodge and RV Park, Tok, 19 miles away
      

Paddling Rivers Near Chicken Gold Camp & Outpost, Alaska:

   Fortymile River - South Fork, Southeast Fairbanks Census Area Borough, 21 miles away
      Class II(III) - 84 miles long (West Fork of Dennison Fork to Taylor Highway Fortymile Bridge)


Public Lands near Chicken Gold Camp & Outpost, Alaska:

   Yukon - Charley Rivers National Preserve, Fairbanks - AK, 55 miles away
      


Current weather conditions at Chicken Gold Camp & Outpost, Alaska
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Local climate location: NORTHWAY FAA AP 52 miles away


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