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Great Scenic Beach

Get your 4 wheel drive into gear and take a drive down the beach where you can get great views of... read more

Reviewed September 22, 2012
blkimmel
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Kenai, Alaska
clamming is really fun and free

We visited Alaska and a friend took us clamming at Clam Gulch..How fun, and no cost except the... read more

Reviewed June 21, 2012
space1
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Dallas/Fort Worth TX
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17 Jun 2018
“Beautiful ”
27 May 2015
“Excellent clam digging experience”
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This beach area in the Kenai Peninsula is known for its clam digging.
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Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful views and lots of beach to explore. GORGEOUS rocks and mountains. No clam digging at this location at this time. Seems like a lot of sealife has been over fished in Alaska resulting in closed off areas.

Thank CherylHotchkiss
Reviewed May 27, 2015

Of all the travels my husband and I have made, Clam Gulch was the first clam digging experience. We've visited two years in a row, and are planning a third. It is easy driving from Soldotna, where there are plenty of motels. (Also, excellent salmon...More

Thank dannaW
Reviewed August 26, 2014

Don't miss the sign from the highway and make a turn at Clam Gulch State Recreational Area! Park and walk down to the beach. You can park by the beach, but could be difficult to go up the steep hill on your way back. Great...More

2  Thank Chia2005
Reviewed July 31, 2013

Clam Gluch is a good place for first time clam digging. You can pitch a tent or RV and walk or drive down to the beach. This place has camp sites mostly for RVs but a handful of tent camp sites. Most of them placed...More

2  Thank Margoful
Reviewed October 25, 2012

Razor back clams.... Fun to chase after them... and they are fast! take your bucket, shovel, boots, gloves and a sack linch and the whole family can feast on some great fried clams or chowder. Do you think Howard Johnson's clam dug?

Thank HighAdventureAir
Reviewed September 22, 2012

Get your 4 wheel drive into gear and take a drive down the beach where you can get great views of Mt. Redoubt and Mt. Illiamna. We have enjoyed camping out here with friends. It gives a panoramic backdrop to good times with good friends.

Thank blkimmel
Reviewed July 23, 2012

A somewhat steep walk down to the beach and limited parking kept this one from a better review. We found the clamming at Ninilchik had a whole lot easier access and a bit more charm.

2  Thank boomee
Reviewed June 21, 2012

We visited Alaska and a friend took us clamming at Clam Gulch..How fun, and no cost except the buckets and shovels which our friends had. It was a little difficult at first, those little suckers are fast, but we got the hang of it and...More

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Reviewed March 28, 2012

There is not much there, especially when everything is closed in the winter. I believe Clam Gulch Lodge B&B is open, but the other services are shut down for the winter. Like, Kasilof, Ninilchik, and Anchor Point, Clam Gulch, is just another marker on the...More

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