Phelps Creek Campground/Horse Camp

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

Closed due to Buck Creek Fire. See inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/4926 for current fire status.

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Located near the confluence of Phelps Creek and the Chiwawa River, about 23 miles from Fish Lake, there are 7 tent sites and 6 equestrian sites at this campground.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: The 12 mile section of Chiwawa River road that is gravel and dirt is very rough and may not be suitable for low clearance vehicles. 
Fees
  • Single unit: $13.00 per vehicle per night
  • Extra vehicle: $8/night
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Trailers 30 ft. max.
Closest Towns: Leavenworth, WA
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (2)
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: Wenatchee River Ranger District

General Information

Directions:

From Leavenworth, WA, head north on US-2 West for 15 miles. Then turn right on WA-207 North and go 4.4 miles. Go right on Chiwawa Loop Road and stay right at the intersection. Then take the second left onto Chiwawa River Road/Forest Road 6200 and follow it for about 22 miles. Road becomes gravel/dirt at 11 mile point. Continue another 12 miles to campground.


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Activities


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Horse Riding & Camping

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Picnicking

Picnic tables are available at this site for day use.