Area Status: Unreachable
  
 

BUCK CREEK CAMPGROUND CONTINUES TO BE INACCESSIBLE DUE TO ROAD DAMAGE FROM THE FLOODS.

This campground offers a more primitive, quiet camping experience. Situated along Buck Creek in old growth forest, were every campsite can hear the rushing water. Activities in the area include fishing, hiking, and bicycle riding. This campground is mostly shaded by large old Douglas Fir trees. Relatively private sites and creek front sites are available. Popular with those seeking a quiet getaway an ideal base camp to access many area trails.
 

At a Glance

Current Conditions: BUCK CREEK CAMPGROUND CONTINUES TO BE INACCESSIBLE DUE TO ROAD DAMAGE FROM THE FLOODS. EXPECTED TO OPEN IN SUMMER OF 2012.
Reservations: You can reserve this campground through the National Recreation Reservation System. This campsite is operated by our concessionaire Hoodoo.
Fees $14 single site, $7 extra vehicle, $5 day use, $25 group site
Open Season: Closed
Restrictions: Large motor homes and trailers not recommended. Dogs on leash only.
Closest Towns: Darrington, Washington
Water: No drinking water
Restroom: Vault toilet
Operated By: Hoodoo
Information Center: Darrington Ranger District

General Information

Directions:

From Darrington travel north on SR 530 approx 7 miles to the Suiattle River Road (Forest Road #26).  Drive for approx 16 miles to the campground, located on the left/north side of the road.


General Notes:

A picnic table, tent pad and fire ring is available at each campsite. Garbage service is not available. Vault toilets. No drinking water available, so bring your own supplies. The campground is normally hosted 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 Buck Creek are available with reservations; others are available on a first served basis.


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Location

 
  Latitude : 
48.2674998733
  Longitude : 
-121.332680047