Lake Ellen West Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

Lake Ellen West Campground is one of two campgrounds located on each end of the 75.5 acre Lake. Access to the campground and the boat launch is a single lane gravel road. Campsites have good separation for privacy. There is a boat dock on site and fishing for rainbow trout is good. Wildlife viewing is abundant with bald eagles, osprey, loons, beaver and more. This is a popular lake for family's with small children because of the large availability for fishing off the bank. Many amateur photographers also enjoy the area and its picturesque opportunities.


  • 5 campsites with picnic tables, fire pits, and tent pads
  • Boat ramp
  • Dock
  • No drinking water
  • Toilets
  • No garbage disposal - Please pack it out

At a Glance

Current Conditions: No services provided.(No water, garbage or cleaning services) Fees will not be charged at this time.
Reservations: First come, first served
  • $6 for campsite
Open Season: Spring
Usage: Medium
  • Quiet hours between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m.
  • Campfires in developed fire pits only
  • Fireworks are prohibited
  • Dogs must be on leash
  • OHV/ATV use prohibited in the campground
  • Maximum length of stay: 14 days
Closest Towns: Kettle Falls, WA
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


From Kettle Fall, WA:  Head west on US-395 N/WA-20 W for 3.7 miles. Turn left onto WA-20 W continue for 4.1 miles. Turn left onto the Inchelium Kettle Falls Rd continue for 4.5 miles. Turn right onto Lake Ellen Rd continue for 3.6 miles. Turn right to stay on Lake Ellen Rd continue for 1.7 miles. Continue on Lake Ellen Rd for 0.6 miles. Turn right to into campground entrance.

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