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Please be advised that scheduled programs, activities, and events may be affected throughout the month. Command and Family and MWR are committed to protecting our customers and employees and will take precautionary measures to promote a healthy community. Dates, locations, and times for MWR Programs, services, and activities are subject to change. We will be posting updates on our DFMWR COVID-19 Updates Page. Thank you for your understanding.

Valdez Glacier Campground

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We appreciate your interest in staying at Valdez Glacier Campground!

Please be aware that due to guidance provided by the State of Alaska, and local health authorities, the campground will be operated by reservations only. Until further notice, we are no accepting First Come, First Served.

We appreciate your patience and understanding. For more information, please contact our Reservations Office at +1(907)873-4795


COVID-19 Alert

Valdez Local Health Mandate #003

  • Effective as of 5pm on Friday, July 10th
  • All persons in Valdez over the age of five must wear a protective mask or cloth face covering in public or communal places outside the home where social distancing of six feet cannot be maintained.

Mandate details, including applicability and exceptions, are available on the Valdez Unified Command's website: http://valdezak.gov/COVID-19.

To download the local mandate, click here.

Stay safe and healthy! Remember your mask!


Explore Valdez

Vacation Memories that last a lifetime! 

Valdez Glacier Campground is perfect for both outdoor enthusiasts and nature photographers alike. From beautiful waterfalls to amazing views, the wildlife, and abundance of fishing opportunities for your family is certain to create lifelong memories. 

Glacier run-off provides a beautiful waterfall that cascades into a crystal clear creek next to our Large Group Camping Area. Without a doubt, visitors to the campground will be struck by its beauty and grandeur.

We invite you to spend an Alaskan Summer with us in the heart of the Chugach Mountains beneath the famous Valdez Glacier. 

Amenities

  • 85 Standard Non-Electric Campsites (RV/Tent Sites)
  • 14 RV Electric Pads (20/30, 50 amp) 
  • 8 RV Non-Electric Pads 
  • 2 Dry Camping Travel Trailers
  • 4 Dry Cabins 
  • 2 Large Group Camping Areas 
  • Picnic Tables and Fire Rings at every site
  • Bath House and 6 Latrines 
  • Dump Station
  • Firewood Available for Purchase 
  • Natural Trail
Amenities available for Non-Guest
  • Dump Station: $10
  • Showers and Potable Water: $5
FMWR has a small office located at the entrance of the campground equipped with staff for onsite assistance.
Dry Camping Travel Trailers and Cabins

Dry camping travel trailers and cabins rentals are exclusive to Active Duty, members of the National Guard and Reserve, Retirees, Veterans, DoD Civilians, and Fort Greely Contractors.


Dry Camping Travel Trailers

We offer two-bedroom trailers that provide a little touch of home as you enjoy Valdez Glacier Campground. Accommodation capacity varies on trailer model.

  • Ammenities
    • Kitchen areas are equipped with a stove, refrigerator, microwave, and sink.
    • Trailers are not equipped with running water.  However, an onsite Bathhouse with handicap shower and restrooms are available for all registered guests - open 24/7.


Dry Cabins

Our four (4) dry cabins come in a convenient setup to help suit everyone’s needs.

  • Full/Twin Bunk Cabin
    • These cabins offer a Twin over a Full bunk bed.
    • Maximum occupancy of 3.
  • Twin Bunk Cabin 
    • These cabins offer a two (2) sets of Twin over Twin bunk beds.
    • Maximum occupancy of 4.
  • Ammenities
    • Equipped with a Mini Fridge, Microwave, and a Ceramic Heater.
    • Onsite Bathhouse with handicap shower and restrooms are available for all registered guests - open 24/7


Note: Customers are responsible for providing their own bedding, linens, pillows, towels, kitchen utensils, etc.

Group Camping Areas

Valdez Glacier Campground offers two broad areas that provide plenty of room for group camping, reunions, birthday parties, weddings, and other family events.

  • 1 Pavilion
    • This group campsite has a Pavilion with picnic tables and a fire ring. The camping area is ideally located right at the edge of a waterfall. Please note that the waterfall is not exclusive to Pavilion site reservations.
  • 1 U-Shape Campsite
    • This group campsite is equipped with picnic tables and a fire ring and includes a tire swing for our little guests.

Reservations are required.

Valdez Glacier Campground Rates

Military Rate applies to Active Duty, members of the National Guard and Reserve, Retirees, and Veterans. Must present a valid Military ID, Military Dependent ID, or a Veteran ID upon check-in. 

Dry Camping Travel Trailers

Rental Trailer Guest Category Rate
Baypoint (Sleeps 8) Civilians $94 per night
Baypoint (Sleeps 8) Military* $84 per night
Wanderer (Sleeps 5) Civilians $89 per night
Wanderer (Sleeps 5) Military* $79 per night

Dry Cabins

Category Rate
Civilians $79 per night
Military* $69 per night

Group Camping Areas

Site Rate

Pavilion or U-Shape Camping Site

(Up to 8 tents)

$50 per night

Tent Sites

Category Rate
Civilians $20 per night
Military* $15 per night

RV Electric Pads (20/30 amp)

Category Rate
Civilians $35 per night
Military* $30 per night

RV Electric Pads (50 amp)

Category Rate
Civilians $40 per night
Military* $35 per night

RV Non-Electric Pad

Category Rate
Civilians $25 per night
Military* $20 per night
Pet Policy

We welcome your well-behaved, leashed pets — 6' leash length limit!

Sorry, no pets are allowed inside our rental dry Camping Trailers and Cabins. Please follow the clean-up rules. A cleaning fee will be applied if violated. 

General Rules

Settlement:

All reservations must be paid in full by cash, check, Visa, or Master Card when booking. Valdez Glacier Campground can hold a reservation for 24 hours until completion and return of the Reservation Form. AMEX and Discover are not accepted cards with FMWR. 

Cancellations:

Cancelations must be made via email or in-person no later than five days prior to arrival date to qualify for a full refund.

General Rules:

  1. Guests are responsible for cleaning the cabin out before checkout. ($100 cleaning fee will be applied if violated)

  2. No pets are allowed inside the rentals. ($100 cleaning fee will be applied if violated)
  3. No smoking is allowed inside the rentals. ($300 cleaning fee will be applied if violated)
  4. No cleaning fish anywhere on the campground. ($300 fee will be applied if violated)
  5. Lost, damaged, or destroyed government property will be charged at current market value.
  6. Please turn off all lights, heaters, and appliances when leaving the campground and checking out.
  7. Be aware of waste; this is a high bear traffic area.
    • Do not leave food, coolers, or garbage unattended at your campsite.

Learn More about the Reopen Alaska Responsibly Plan.

Visit:  http://covid19.alaska.gov/health-mandates

  • Valdez Glacier Campground
  • Have questions? We are here to help! For Reservations, please contact us at +1(907)873-4795. For assistance during your stay, please contact the Camp Host at +1(907)297-8524.
  • Hours:
    Monday
    8:00am-5:30pm
    Tuesday
    8:00am-5:30pm
    Wednesday
    8:00am-5:30pm
    Thursday
    8:00am-5:30pm
    Friday
    8:00am-5:30pm
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
  • Camp Host Office
  • For assistance during your stay, please contact your camp host.
  • Hours:
    Monday
    8:00am-12:00pm
    5:00pm-9:00pm
    Tuesday
    8:00am-12:00pm
    5:00pm-9:00pm
    Wednesday
    8:00am-12:00pm
    5:00pm-9:00pm
    Thursday
    8:00am-12:00pm
    5:00pm-9:00pm
    Friday
    8:00am-12:00pm
    5:00pm-9:00pm
    Saturday
    8:00am-12:00pm
    5:00pm-9:00pm
    Sunday
    8:00am-12:00pm
    5:00pm-9:00pm