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The motels are numerous and competitive in Tok. There also are many B&Bs. Check at the visitor center. Be sure to get the 50¢ state highway and campground map from the public lands center , which includes all the public campgrounds in Alaska. Three attractive state park campgrounds lie near Tok on the three highway links that radiate from the town. Each has a $15 self-service fee.

There are lots of competitive RV parks in Tok, too. One that has wooded sites suitable for tent camping as well is the Sourdough Campground, 1 3/4 miles south of town on the Glenn Highway (www.sourdoughcampground.com; tel. 907/883-5543). They charge $39 to $43 for full hookups, $20 dry, showers included. The campground, claiming to be "Alaska's funnest," offers some unusual free services, including a Wi-Fi hot spot, evening music shows, and a nightly pancake toss with a chance to win a free breakfast. Besides a breakfast buffet, they sell evening meals.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.