thanks so much! I will take your advice and not be afraid to ask... (I'm presuming there is internet at most of these places? I thought Eagle River did not have...
Simply from a "nicer experience" point of view, Eagle River or Palmer will be nicer than staying in Los Anchorage. If you really need hookups, Golden Nugget is not located at the best of Anchorage, but it is better than Ship Creek.
I would second that most people at any campground would likely help you...or you can just post a "help" on this forum and you'll probably get a lot of offers to help, possibly from forum members that are also in the Los Anchorage area.