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The best camping near Refuge Cove State Recreation Site

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Nestled along the shores of Ketchikan, Refuge Cove State Recreation Site offers a serene escape into nature's embrace. Here, visitors can indulge in a day of fishing, explore the Plant Interpretation Trail, or simply enjoy a picnic as the sun sets. With its 13 acres of lush landscape, this park is a cherished spot for families and friends to gather and create lasting memories amid the beauty of Alaska.

When to go

The ideal time to visit Refuge Cove State Recreation Site is during the summer months, when the Alaskan weather is most accommodating for outdoor activities. Conversely, winter can be challenging with shorter days and colder temperatures, making some facilities less accessible.

Know before you go

  • Check the weather forecast before your visit, as conditions can change rapidly in Alaska.
  • Ensure you have a valid parking pass if required and be aware of any park fees.
  • Accessibility may vary, so verify if the facilities meet your needs prior to arrival.
  • For a guaranteed spot, reserve the picnic shelter online in advance.
  • Always follow park guidelines to preserve the natural habitat and respect wildlife.

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