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Quartz Lake Family Fishing and Camping Trip

Our family weekend getaway to Quartz lake. We left Fairbanks just a little past 9pm and arrived at 10:44pm. Quartz lake is about 86 miles from downtown Fairbanks. Quartz Lake campground owned by Alaska State Parks and The Alaska Fish and Game stocked the lake with fish annually.

When we arrived, there was no available campsite so we ended up camping in the gravel area by the lake which I love. We paid the campground for $15 a night and $10 for boat launch. Firewood was also available for sale, I don't remember exactly how much but I think it was $8 per bundle.

This Campground was really nice. It has shelter picnic area, clean toilets (no showers), 2 boat launches, volleyball area, and boat rentals. The Boat Rentals have fishing boats, pontoon boats, and non-powered available for rent. There are also hiking trails that we didn't get to go hike.

It was a lot of fun in the lake but it got a little bit crowded at one point when some people played around with their water skis and w…

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