Ballard Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Sign for Ballard Campground

This forested campground is located along the West Fork Methow River on the Forest Service 5400 Road.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Open. For current conditions go to:
Reservations: First Come First Served
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets
Fees $8/Night for single unit plus $5 per extra vehicle. (2 vehicles per site maximum)
Open Season: May
Usage: Light
Best Season: summer
Busiest Season: summer
Restrictions: Trailers 28 ft. max. Maximum stay limit is 14 days.
Closest Towns: Winthrop, WA
Water: No Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet Wheelchair Accessible
Passes: $5 day/vehicle pass can be purchased at the trailheads or Annual Northwest Forest Pass, or it's equivalent (Golden Age, Golden Access, America the Beautiful Pass) required for parking at nearby Robinson Creek trailhead. 
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Access to Robinson Creek, West Fork Methow and Lost River/Monument Creek trails.  Maximum length of site is 28 feet.  No trash receptacles provided.

General Information

Directions: On Forest Service Road 5400, 22 miles Northwest of Winthrop

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