Chicken RVing stories

Check out the RVing opportunities in Chicken, Alaska

Chicken is an eccentric, fun-loving little community that was founded by gold miners; and it still serves as the outpost for the 40 Mile mining district. RVers with a desire to learn about northern history and enjoy warm hospitality will enjoy stopping to visit this town, relaxing at a campground and learning about Chicken's gold rush background. The highway through town is open from spring to early fall. Scroll down on our Chicken landing page for extensive information on tourist attractions, visitor information, sani-dumps, RV dealers, campsites and more.

Chicken's mascot 'Mr Eggee' overlooking the Pedro dredge.

Trip planner: Everything you need to know before RVing or camping in Chicken, AK

Information on camping in Chicken, AK, including tourist attractions, visitor information, sani-dumps, RV campgrounds and more.
Mr. Eggee, Chicken’s mascot, overlooks the Pedro dredge.
Alaskan Interior

Are you chicken? Alaska is

There are many reasons to squawk about Chicken, Alaska

Upper park of Chicken Gold Camp & Outpost.
Alaskan Interior

Chicken, Alaska’s Chicken Gold Camp

Packed full of history, raw wilderness and fun, Chicken, Alaska should mark a spot on every adventurer’s bucket list.

Chickenstock Music Festival
Alaskan Interior

A small town with big personality

Come to Chicken, Alaska, for warm hospitality and laid-back charm.

Purple flowers in front of an old gold mine dredge.
Alaskan Interior

History and scenery collide in the town of Chicken

From quirky signposts and rustic buildings to pastoral countryside and Alaska wildlife, the photo opportunities in and around this small town will impress. 

Camping in Chicken, Alaska
Alaskan Interior

RV camping in Chicken, Alaska

RVing in Chicken, Alaska, is a one-of-a-kind experience, and the locals are a blast.

people panning for gold, and the Chicken town mascot

Go for the gold

The spirit of the Alaska gold rush is at the heart and soul of this town.

man standing in a saloon

Top things to see and do in Chicken

Open only during the warmer months, Chicken may look like a ghost town, but in reality it’s a popular stop for those looking to see one of the last great gold mining towns in existence.

RV-friendly businesses near Chicken