U.S. National Forest Campground Guide, Alaska Region

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Moon Canyon Publishing, Apr 30, 2010 - Reference
Whether you camp in a tent or a recreational vehicle (RV), there are campgrounds in U.S. national forests to satisfy the needs of most campers. The U.S. National Forest Campground Guide, Alaska Region (Alaska), describes 20 developed campgrounds in 2 National Forests located in the state of Alaska. All of the campgrounds were personally visited and researched by the authors of this Guide.There are more than 50 items of information for each campground, narrative descriptions (including authors' anecdotes), maps displaying the relative location of the campgrounds, and quick look-up tables to help in the selection of a campground. In addition, there are sidebars throughout the Guide containing useful information about camping, the forests, things to do, and the authors' experiences.
 

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Contents

Introduction
13
Seasons Rates and Forest Information
14
Trail Information
15
Campground Updates and Comments
16
About and Preparing for Your Trip to Alaska
19
Chapter 1 Introduction to Alaska
21
Chapter 2 Getting There
23
Taking the Ferry
24
Tok AK to Seattle WA 1950 Miles
52
Chapter 7 Travel Library
53
Chapter 8 A Guide to Camping in the Alaska National Forest Campgrounds
55
Chugach National Forest
57
Campground Map
60
Quick LookUp Table
61
Chugach National Forest Campground Descriptions
62
Tongass National Forest
81

Chapter 3 Practical Information
27
Converting temperatures
28
Insects
29
What clothes to take
30
Chapter 4 Your Vehicle and Alaska
32
Chapter 5 Things to do by Region
35
Southcentral Region
37
Interior Region
38
Chapter 6 Suggested Itineraries
41
Seattle WA to Prince Rupert BC 1003 miles
43
Prince Rupert BC to Haines AK 537 miles
44
Chugach National Forest Kenai Peninsula 520 miles
46
Alaskas Grand Loop Tour 1091 miles
48
Tok AK to Helena MT
50
Campground Map South Section
86
Quick LookUp Table
87
Campground Map North Section
88
Quick LookUp Table
89
Tongass National Forest Campground Descriptions
90
Glossary
105
Related Websites
111
Discount Coupons
112
Points of Interest
113
Road Conditions
114
Transportation
115
About the Authors
116
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