San Juan Campground

Area Status: Temporarily Closed
This area is Closed

A nice combination of sun and shade, this campground offers exploration of the North Fork of the Skykomish river when you're not sitting by the campfire roasting marshmallows.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: The Index-Galena road which accesses San Juan and Troublesome Creek Campgrounds will not be open to the public this summer due to the excessive road damage from November floods. This closes the campground for the season.
Reservations: First come basis.
  • Camping: $16 - 18/night for single site
  • Extra vehicle: $8/night
  • Day use: $5 
Open Season: May 26
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Closest Towns: Skykomish, Washington
Water: No water
Restroom: vault toilet
  • Camping: 50% discount for single site camping with any of these passes: Interagency Senior, Interagency Access, Golden Age, or Golden Access pass.
  • Day use: No passes honored.
Operated By: concessionaire
Information Center: Skykomish Ranger District

General Information


Drive US Highway 2 to just west of milepost 50. Turn north on Beckler Road (Forest Service Road 65) toward Beckler River Campground. Stay on Forest Service Road 65 for 15 miles to its junction with North Fork Skykomish (Forest Service Road 63). Continue for 2 miles heading west on Forest Service Road 63 and the campground will be on the left side of road.

General Notes:

A picnic table and fire ring is available at each campsite. There is also a day-use picnic area There is no water on site, it is a dry campground. Water can be obtained from the river but needs to be filtered or treated.

It is 25 miles to the town of Skykomish where gas and groceries are available

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

  • Reset Map
    Reset Map
Loading Icons...



Hide detail HIDE

Mountain Biking

Camping & Cabins

Show detail SHOW


Show detail SHOW
Areas & Activities


  Latitude : 

  Longitude :