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The Best Camping in Ketchikan

Looking for the best camping in Ketchikan? We've got you covered with the top trails, trips, hiking, backpacking, camping and more around Ketchikan. The detailed guides, photos, and reviews are all submitted by the Outbound community.

Top camping spots in and near Ketchikan

  • Ketchikan, Alaska

    Kayak the Blank Islands

    You'll start your journey from the docks of Ketchikan, Alaska, where there are plenty of outfitters willing to rent boats to experienced paddlers looking to make the 14-mile out and back trip.Starting from the docks of Ketchikan, paddle across the Tongass Narrows towards Pennock Island. Watch out...
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  • Ketchikan, Alaska

    Connell Lake Trail

    4 mi / 1027 ft gain
    Connell Lake Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Ketchikan, Alaska.
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  • Ketchikan Gateway, Alaska

    Dude Mountain

    2.52 mi / 1411 ft gain
    Dude Mountain is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Ketchikan, Alaska.
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