Campground: Canyon Creek

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

The campground is tucked into dense forest adjacent to Canyon Creek. Nine campsites are available.  If pulling a trailer, it is best to leave it at a pullout on Forest Road 54 and find the campground first. There is no chance to turn around if the entrance is missed. Campground may not be serviced in winter.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 10/06/2014: Closed for the season.
Fees $5 Overnight fee  $5 Day use fee
Usage: Light
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Passes: Passes Available
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Mt. St. Helens Surrounding Area

General Information


From Chelatchie  Prairie, WA on Highway 503, travel east on Forest  Road 54, right on Road 53, left on 3701, about 1/4 mile turn down the next road to the left. There is no site sign marking the campground entrance. Do not continue up road 3701. It is not maintained. It is narrow and brushy.

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Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Reservation InfoNot reservable
No. of Sites7 single site(s)
No. of Accessible sitesNone

RV Camping

Smaller camp trailers and RVs are recommended, campground loop has tight turns.
Hookup - WaterNo
Vehicle Clearence
Size Restrictions22'
No. of Sites9
Hookups - ElectricNo
Dump StationsNo
Hookup - SewerNo
Pavement Type for Parking