Area Status: Temporarily Closed
This area is Closed

North Skookum LakeNorth Skookum is a popular lake found in a setting of forested mountains about 20 miles north of Newport. This lake has a boat launch and a dock. You can fish, camp, hike, swim, and canoe while visiting. Beavers, ducks osprey and great blue herons can be seen at the lake.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Due to extreme fire behavior on the Tower Fire, a mandatory evacuation order has been issued for Browns Lake, North Skookum and South Skookum Campgrounds.

General Information


From Newport WA:  Follow WA-20 for 16.7 miles and turn right on Kings Lake Rd.  Follow Kings Lake Rd and Bowell-Kings Lake Rd for 8.8 miles to North Skookum Lake.

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3,500 feet