Birch Lake

Birch Lake – Reservations 377-1317

Birch Lake is located at milepost 305.2 off the Richardson Highway, about 35 miles from base. Birch Lake is stocked every year with RainbowTrout, land locked Salmon, Grayling and Arctic Char. Fishing boats and equipment, pontoon boats, canoes, kayaks, paddle boats and aqua cycles are available at reasonable rates for patron usage.


Season – Memorial Day through Labor Day


Amenities – For your convenience and comfort, Birch Lake offers a snack bar, showers, bathrooms, lodge featuring TV and games, fireplaces (firewood available for purchase during summer), BBQ grills and picnic tables.


Activities - Fishing, camping, pontoon party boats, paddle boats, and aqua

cycles, pavilion area for parties.


Accommodations - 23 cabins available ranging from a 2-person sleeper to the

Super Deluxe which includes a private bathroom and running water; 36 camper pad sites

with electric hookup only; seven tent sites and one picnic pavilion area.


**Please note:  Cabins and Trailers are not equipped with linens.


Birch Lake Cabins - Furnished cabins with barbecue areas, picnic tables and limited cooking facilities ease the transition from the comforts of home to the wilds of Alaska. Bring your own cookware, linens and towels. Most cabins are dry. Drinking water is available at the lodge (or bring your own). A bathhouse is available on-site. Several cabins have wood-burning stoves.  Moose, eagles and beaver have often been spotted in the area.


Two Person Cabins - Although considerably smaller than our normal cabins, these  are equipped with two twin beds and a refrigerator.  These cabins accommodates two people comfortably. 


Standard Family Cabins - These cabins have either a single room or a separate bedroom floor plan, and up to four sleeping areas. There is no indoor plumbing. Amenities include a coffee pot, stove, refrigerator, picnic area, barbecue grill and fire ring. Some cabins have a screened in patio area and wood burning heaters.


Super Deluxe Cabins - These cabins, which offer full accommodations, are stocked to the brim! They boast a separate bedroom, loft, living/dining area with a futon and fireplace, as well as a complete bathroom with shower and toilet.


Camper Pads - Camper pads are equipped with electric hookups. There is no dump station on the camp grounds. Each pad is large enough for one RV only.