Gifford Pinchot National Forest

Land of Many Uses

Over 1.3 million acres of forest, wildlife habitat, watersheds & mountains, including Mt. Adams & Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument.

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Gifford Pinchot National Forest Recreation Fee Proposal

We are now accepting public comments on proposed changes to the management of the developed recreation program. These changes will impact campgrounds and day-use sites on the Gifford Pinchot National Forest. Comment period ends Sept. 16, 2022. Learn more and comment.


  • Maps

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    Download maps to your mobile device, view vicinity maps & order printed maps or publications.

  • Passes

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    Learn where day use fees are charged & what types of passes are available. Find climbing passes or reservation tickets.

  • Camping

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    Find information about camping across the Forest and plan your next camping trip.

  • Conditions

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    View an alphabetical list of recreation areas on the forest and read the latest site status.

  • Forest products

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    Learn about special forest products, when permits are required & how to obtain them.

  • Reservations

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    Reserve a campsite or cabin up to 6 months in advance! Find climbing passes, timed reservation tickets & more.