Swauk Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

Swauk Campground shelter

A beautiful campground nestled in a grove of large Ponderosa Pine and western Larch trees. The campground offers 19 single campsites, 2 double campsites, and a picnic shelter. 

NOTE [4/24/14]: A large tree recently fell on the shelter at Swauk Campground and damaged the roof. People are advised not to go inside the shelter until repairs have been made. See photos below.

Swauk Campground shelter photo 1
Swauk Campground shelter photo 2

At a Glance

Reservations: All sites are first come/first serve.
  • Single Campsite: $16
  • Double Campsite: $32
  • Extra Vehicle Fee: $7 (2nd vehicle for single sites, 3rd and 4 vehicles for double sites) will be collected at the campground. Extra vehicle is defined is defined as any vehicle (motorhome, trailer, or passenger vehicle) that is not towed in with the first vehicle. If primary vehicle fills the parking pad, no additional vehicles will be allowed.
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Cle Elum, WA
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Passes: 50% discount for single site camping with any of these passes: Interagency Senior, Interagency Access, Golden Age, or Golden Access.
Operated By: Concessionaire
Information Center: Cle Elum Ranger District

General Information

Directions: 27 miles east of Cle Elum on Highway 97.

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This campground offers 22 picnic sites.