Campground: Forlorn Lakes

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

Forlorn lakes offers 25 campsites around a series of small isolated, picturesque lakes. Each of the larger lakes has a few well defined campsites.  Camping is only allowed at designated sites. The campground is very popular, the camping spots fill early in the week. Forlorn Lakes offers nearby access to Indian Heaven via the East Crater Trailhead.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 10/20/2014 Closed for the season.
Operational Hours: Campground opens up when snow melts. Historically Mid-June through early October.
Reservations: First Come First Serve.
Fees $10 Overnight fee for a single unit.   $20 Overnight fee for a double unit. $5 Extra vehicle fee
Usage: Medium
Restrictions: Maximum vehicle length is 18 feet.
Closest Towns: Trout Lake, WA
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (6)
Passes: Passes Available
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Mt. Adams Ranger District

General Information


From Trout Lake, Washington, take Highway 141 Southwest to Forest Road 24, then stay straight (at Peterson Prairie) to get on to Forest Road 60, and turn North (Right) on Forest Road 6035. Forest Road 6035 is a gravel road.


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Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Reservation InfoNot reservable
No. of Sites22 single site(s), 3 double site(s)
No. of Accessible sitesNone

RV Camping

Easy RV parking for some of the spots.
Hookup - WaterNo
Reservation InfoNot reservable
Vehicle Clearence
No. of Sites25
Size Restrictions18'
Hookups - ElectricNo
Dump StationsNo
Hookup - SewerNo
Pavement Type for ParkingNo

Group Camping


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Nature Viewing

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Water Activities

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