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Snafu Lake Campground

Road accessible campground
Region: 
Southern Lakes
Registration required: 
Yes
Total sites: 
9
Pull through: 
0
Serviced: 
May 8 - September 27, 2020
Warning: 
Check for special fishing restrictions here that protect sensitive trout populations.
Site description: 
  • The lake system is popular for canoe trips. Small bays, islands and peninsulas make it friendly for children and beginners.
  • Snafu is a military acronym for “Situation Normal – All ‘Fouled’ Up.” It was 1 of 2 forest fire crew camps in the late 1950s.
  • Both the lake's Tagish and Tlingit names, Ágáy Méne' and Ghooch Áayi mean "wolf lake", referring to the creek where wolves come to fish.
  • The gate will remain open after service to this campground has ended. Register your stay (payment not required). Bring your own wood and toilet paper and pack out your garbage. 
Campground peak times: 
May June July August September
Sea kayaking the beaver ponds at Snafu Lake Campground, Yukon.

Location

Highway kilometre: 
26.0
GPS coordinates: 
60.131°N 133.823°W
Map download: 
Snafu Lake Campground map (221.42 KB)

Services available

Outhouse unisex

Bear proof garbage bins

Picnic tables

Fire ring

Boat launch