Salmon Grove Campground on the Klutina River in southcentral Alaska. Located on the sunny south side

Salmon Grove campground on the klutina river

Salmon Grove Campground

Salmon Grove's fishing campground is close to the some of best salmon fishing in Alaska. Check out our fishing campground located on the sunny south bank of the Klutina River in Copper Center, Alaska. We are located on the Old Richardson Highway close to Glennallen, Gakona in Copper Center on the Old Richardson Highway 100 miles from Valdez. You can find us 10 minutes south of Glennallen, 3 hours from Anchorage and 4 hours from Fairbanks. Camp by the river with us if you need a rest and are traveling the Richardson Highway. 

Self-Guided Fishing

Salmon Grove is a good place to enjoy salmon fishing in Alaska. Stay at the Grove to catch Copper River red salmon on the Klutina River and Copper River. Stop by the tackle shop to rent rods, waders and equipment. Learn more about Copper River red salmon fishing here.

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Stay & Fish on the Klutina River in southcentral alaska

Salmon Grove fishing campground on the Klutina River in Copper Center, Alaska

Salmon Grove's fishing campground located on the south bank of the Klutina River in Copper Center Alaska is the perfect place to catch your Copper River Salmon

Enjoy world class bank-fishing for Copper River Salmon right from your RV or tent camp. We have everything a fisherman needs including a fillet station, tackle shop, freezer space, and large, hot showers. Come in to the office for a complimentary cup of coffee, tackle selection tips, and fishing advice from our expert staff. We rent rod/reel, casting, fly fishing equipment and waders. If you need anything stop by and see us!

Fishing from Salmon Grove on the Klutina River in Copper Center, Alaska

We aim to accommodate the traveling expert or novice angler looking for a place to hone thier river fishing skills.

Salmon Grove is located on the south bank of the Klutina River right on the the Klutina River trail that connects to the Copper River. There are many productive fishing holes along the trail. If you are looking for some more excitement be sure to run the river with our safe professional fishing guide service to experience the best salmon fishing in Alaska!

Copper River salmon fishing at Salmon Grove on the Klutina River

Stop by the office for a fishing report and check out our fishing store stocked with the guides selection of flies and tackle

Stop in and visit our office at 100 Old Richardson Highway in Copper Center, Alaska. Our friendly and knowledgeable office staff are always there for you with expert tips on selecting tackle, as well as general information about Copper river salmon fishing. Call (907) 822-5822 with any questions

Salmon Grove Activities

Trail Hiking

Salmon Grove is located on the Klutina River trail that leads downstream to the Copper River. The moderate hike down to the Copper River follows the south bank of the Klutina River until it reaches the Klutina River, Copper River confluence. Depending on water level the hike may require waders or rain boots. The Copper River/Klutina River confluence offers breathtaking views, wildlife viewing and fishing opportunities. 


Try your luck Copper River salmon fishing right from your campsite. Enjoy a fully guided or do it yourself world class fishing experience for the famous Copper River salmon. We offer fishing equipment rentals for the self-guided option, fully guided fishing trips, and fishing clinics/lessons for those who want to learn more. Camp at Salmon Grove and experience the best salmon fishing in Alaska!  

River Rafting

Salmon Grove fishing campground specializes in half-day, full day and multi-day Alaska river rafting tours and Alaska river trips on some of the best copper river salmon fishing rivers throughout the Copper River region. In summer time Alaska river rafting is one of the best ways to travel through the challenging wilderness terrain that defines the topography of the Copper River Basin. If you want to see what lies beyond the foot trails and roads join one of our Alaska river rafting expeditions on the Tonsina River, Klutina River, Gulkana River or Copper River.   

Fly Tying Classes

Salmon Grove offers a weekly riverside introduction to fly tying class for anyone interested in fly fishing. Every week we focus on a different Alaska salmon fly pattern. All material is provided for the introduction classes  including; vises, materials, thread, hooks, etc.   Take home your flies and stock your fly box. Call (907) 822-5822 or stop by the office to sign up and reserve your seat.  

Salmon Grove Amenities

Salmon Grove Office

The office is located right on the Klutina River. Demo salmon grove fishing rods and custom tackle.

Stop by the office to check in, enjoy a complementary cup of coffee, check your email, get the wi-fi password, book a trip, demo a custom built fishing rod, or check out our guides selection of fishing equipment in our tackle shop

Guide Shack

Salmon Grove is located on the historic Klutina River Trail and has a 100 year old building to visit

Visit our 100 year old log cabin. The " Guide Shack" is where we meet and outfit you for our fishing trips. Hot coffee is always on in the guide shack and all campers are welcome to check out the historic cabin, enjoy a cup of coffee and a 100 year old historic landmark. 

Wheelchair Friendly Pit Toilet

Salmon Grove is a  fishing campground in Alaska and is striving to be wheelchair friendly

Salmon Grove has 1  wheelchair friendly outhouse that is open to the public. Located directly behind the office

Large Family Showers

Our campground on the Klutina River has large indoor/outdoor showers that are large and clean

Large clean indoor/outdoor style family showers. Showers are token operated and free of charge when you are camping or fishing with Salmon Grove. Tokens for visitors can purchased for $2.50 in the office

Salmon Grove Campground & Fishing Charters

Get in touch!

Better yet, see us in person! We welcome last minute travellers and walk-in's.

We take reservations for camping. Please call the office to reserve your site

Salmon Grove

100 Old Richardson Highway, Copper Center, Alaska 99573, United States

(907) 822-5822