Campground: Wakepish Group Campground

Area Status: Open

In a mature and varied forest setting, this site is near Mount St. Helens and Forest Road 99. There is a paved road to camp with a small shelter and toilet. Forest Road 99 ends at Windy Ridge, which provide sweeping views of Mount St. Helens and into the crater. Here visitors will find access to sweeping vistas, remote forest lakes, and high mountian elevations. In the winter this area becomes a snow park.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 06/30/2023: Site should be open and accessible to the public. Contact Cowlitz Valley Ranger District for current conditions. 360-497-1103.
Reservations: Available on starting August 2024
Fees: $100/night* for up to 100 people *Fee starts August 2024
Open Season: July 1 - November 30
Usage: Light-Medium
Restrictions: Maximum vehicle length is 25 - 32 feet.
Closest Towns: Randle, WA; Packwood WA
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Cowlitz Valley Ranger District

General Information

From Randle, WA head south on WA-131 S for 2.7 miles. Then continue onto Forest Road 25 for another 17 miles. From Forest Road 25, turn east on Road 99, a short distance to turn off, into parking area.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

Reservation Info Not reservable
No. of Accessible sites None

RV Camping

There is a large paved parking lot with plenty of room for RVs.
Reservation Info Not reservable
Pavement Type for Parking
Hookup - Water No
Hookup - Sewer No
Dump Stations No
Hookups - Electric No

Group Camping

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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