The Best Camping in Seward

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

Top camping spots in and near Seward

  • Seward, Alaska

    Seward Waterfront Shore Path

    2.04 mi / 20 ft gain
    Seward Waterfront Shore Path is an out-and-back trail where you may see local wildlife located near Seward, Alaska.
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  • Seward, Alaska

    Backpack the Caines Head Coastal Trail

    4.5
    7 mi / 650 ft gain
    This hike begins near a family friendly visiting area, good bathrooms, and well kept parking lot. You will start out on a gravel path, which seems like it was created for horses, for about 1.5 miles until the path opens up to views of the ocean, mountains, and a bridge leading you over a river an...
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  • Seward, Alaska

    Hike to Callisto Canyon Cabin

    4 mi / 500 ft gain
    Follow the signs south of Seward to Lowell Point. This is the trailhead. The first mile of the trail is about a mile long. You descend a well-maintained trail from the trailhead about 500 feet to the coast. Many people just hike this portion for a short trip to enjoy the beach.Once you reach the ...
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  • Seward, Alaska

    Harding Ice Field Trail

    9.93 mi / 3553 ft gain
    Harding Ice Field Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a waterfall located near Seward, Alaska.
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  • Seward, Alaska

    Hike Alpine Trail, Caines Head State Recreation Area

    3.0
    3 mi
    The Alpine Trail is only accessible via the Caines Head Trail System, located at Lowell Point. (Distance and elevation listed are for the Alpine trail itself, not for the coastal trail leading up to it. More info on those can be found here: http://dnr.alaska.gov/Assets/u... )From parking at Lowel...
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  • Seward, Alaska

    Explore Kenai Fjords National Park

    5.0
    8.2 mi / 3000 ft gain
    None of Alaska’s eight national parks are easy to get to, but Kenai Fjords National Park is one of only three national parks in the state that can be accessed (partly) by road. It’s also the closest national park to Anchorage, which makes this an easier jaunt from the capital. While this park is ...
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  • Seward, Alaska

    Long Lake via Primrose Trailhead

    5.56 mi / 899 ft gain
    Long Lake via Primrose Trailhead is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Seward, Alaska.
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  • Seward, Alaska

    Ptarmigan Lake Trail

    6.88 mi / 1227 ft gain
    Ptarmigan Lake Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Seward, Alaska.
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  • Seward, Alaska

    Camp and Kayak at Holgate Glacier's Beach

    4.0
    There are many options to go about your adventure in Kenai Fjords National Park. Once you've finally decided on this spot, you'll be glad you chose it! First step on how to get here is by making a reservation with a company to get out there. Most people start from Seward or Homer, as it's the clo...
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  • Cooper Landing, Alaska

    Fuller Lakes Trail

    6.17 mi / 1476 ft gain
    Fuller Lakes Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Cooper Landing, Alaska.
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  • Anchorage, Alaska

    Hike Byron Glacier

    4.8
    To begin on this adventure, you first have to find the trailhead. Drive out on the highway to Girdwood, and turn left at the sign that says "Portage Glacier". Towards the end of the road, it Ys and you take a right, then another right. Follow this road, and the first parking lot on your right is ...
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