The campsites are nice and big but not private. A covered area with a large tree trunk is an interesting attraction along with access to Rufus and Springboard Trails. Gillette Lake is in walking distance. The Springboard Trail #149 leaves from this campground.
At a Glance
|Current Conditions:||Water is not available after September 30.|
|Reservations:||Sites are available on a first-come, first-served basis or by reservation at Recreation.gov (1-877-444-6777).|
|Area Amenities:||Interpretive Site,Boat ramp,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking|
|Open Season:||Memorial Day Weekend - October 27|
Washington state fishing license required. See Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife at http://wdfw.wa.gov/ for more information.
|Closest Towns:||Colville, WA|
|Operated By:||Scenic Canyons Recreational Services|
From Colville, WA: Head east on HWY 20 for approx. 20 miles to the Colville National Forest campground sign. Turn right onto Pend Oreille Lake rd and go 1.2 miles to campground entrance.
Latitude 48.6125 Longitude -117.5341667
- Township 36 North, Range 42 East, Section 20
Map showing recreational areas. Map Information
- 29 campsites to choose from.
|No. of Sites||29 single site(s)|
|No. of Accessible sites||0|
- Dump station is not available.
Lake and Pond Fishing
- East end of campground is free parking and beginning of Springboard Trail #149.
East end of campground has two parking pads for Springboard Trail users. There is a two hour parking limit.
Maps are available at the trailhead.
OHV Trail Riding
- Trail open to motorcycled only leaving from the campground.
Boating - Motorized
Boating - Non-Motorized
- Designated swim beach. Floating swimming dock. No lifeguard on duty.
|Interpretive Site:||Springboard Trail #149|
|Camping trailer:||Maximum vehicle length 24 feet|
|Picnic tables:||No Day Use Fee|
|Parking:||No Day Use Fee|
|Boat ramp:||Day Use Fee|
|Drinking water:||Developed Potable Water and Hydrant|