Campground: Blue Lake Creek

 

Blue Lake Area General map in the Cowlitz Valley Vicinity

Blue Lake Area General map in the Cowlitz Valley Vicinity. Sites include: Adams Fork Campground, Bishop Ridge Trail #272, Blue Lake Butte Trail #119, Blue Lake Creek Campground, Blue Lake Hiker Trail #274, Blue Lake Ridge Trail #271, Cat Creek Campground,
Hamilton Buttes Trail #118, Hamilton Peak Trail #109, North Fork Trail #122, and the River Trail #131.

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

This beautiful campground is surrounded by large trees and grass.  Blue Lake Creek Campground is a small campground just off Forest Road 23. Sites are typically open and grassy. This campground is popular with OHV users and can become noisy when trail bikes come and go.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 09/14/2014: Closed for the season.
Reservations: Reservations may be made at http://www.recreation.gov/ or calling 1-877-444-6777.
Area Amenities: Accessible,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets
Fees This site is operated by Hoodoo Recreation Services.  Please see http://www.hoodoo.com/gifford-pinchot-national-forest-wa/ for a list of current fees.
Open Season: 5/22/2014 - 9/14/2014
Usage: Light-Medium
Restrictions: Maximum vehicle length is 20-30 feet.
Closest Towns: Randle, WA; Packwood WA
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Operated By: Concessionaire
Information Center: Cowlitz Valley Ranger District

General Information

Directions:

Directions from Cowlitz Valley Ranger Station: Travel west on Hwy 12 for approximately 1 mile. Turn left onto State Route 131. In 1 mile stay to the left at the "Y" in the road.  You are now on Primary Forest Road 23.  Travel south on Forest Road 23 for approximately 16 miles. Campground is on the left.


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Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

This campground is popular with OHV users and can become noisy when trail bikes come and go.

Reservation Info This site can be reserved by calling Toll Free 1-877-444-6777 (International 518-885-3639 or TDD 877-833-6777) or on-line at http://www.recreation.gov
No. of Sites 11 single site(s)
No. of Accessible sites None

RV Camping

Campground features easy RV parking.

Hookup - WaterNo
Reservation Info This site can be reserved by calling Toll Free 1-877-444-6777 (International 518-885-3639 or TDD 877-833-6777) or on-line at http://www.recreation.gov
Size Restrictions 22'
No. of Sites 11
Dump StationsNo
Hookups - ElectricNo
Corrals22'
Hookup - SewerNo
Pavement Type for ParkingAsphalt

Hiking

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OHV Riding & Camping

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Picnicking

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Amenities

Camping trailer site length 20-30 feet
Toilets
Accessible
Picnic tables
Fee charged for some activities
Tent camping