Kalama Horse Camp Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

No garbage service at this facility--please pack in, pack out your garbage. No potable water at this facility.

The campground loop trail allows easy access to the main trailhead. A trailhead parking area, found at the east end of the campground provides parking for day use. Over 50 miles of trails and closed roads are available from the campground.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 04/24/2019: Currently closed. Anticipated opening is May 1. Please call Monument Headquarters to confirm opening.
Fees $8 - $12 Overnight fee
Usage: Heavy
Best Season: Summer
Busiest Season: Summer
Closest Towns: Cougar, WA
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1), Compost Toilet (1)
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Mount St Helens National Volcanic Monument Headquarters & Visitor Centers

General Information


From Woodland, WA take state Route 503 east for approximately 28 miles to Forest Road 81. Take a left on Forest Road 81 towards Kalama Horse Camp Recreation Area. Follow Forest Road 81 north for approximately 8 miles.

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Day Hiking

See activity description under Horse Riding.


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2028' - 2000'


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