This campground offers a more primitive, quiet camping experience just off the main road. Situated along the Sauk River in old growth forest, were every campsite can hear the rushing water. Activities in the area include fishing, white water rafting, hiking, and bicycle riding.
Heading from Darrington travel 16 miles southeast on the graveled single lane section of the Mt. Loop Scenic Byway. The campground is located on the west side of the road at mile post 37, just beyond the junction of Mt. Loop and Forest Road #49.
6 Accessible sites
A picnic table, tent pad and fire ring is available at each campsite. A large (18 feet by 18 feet) adirondack shelter built of old growth timber is available.Garbage service is available. Vault toilets. No drinking water available, so bring your own supplies. The campground is normally hosted by a host stationed at Clear Creek campground from Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day Weekend. Otherwise an attendant will be visiting the campground two to four times daily. Some of the campsites in Bedal are available with reservations; others are available on a first served basis.
The Bedal Campground has a developed boat launch available for white water rafting on the Darrington District adjacent to the tent campground. The launch will put you in at river mile 40.
From the four way stop in Darrington, travel south on the Mountain Loop Highway approximately 19 miles to Bedal Campground. Turn right into the campground and follow the one way road to the launch on the right between sites 11 and 12.