Money Creek Campground

Area Status: Closed

This beautiful campground is set in awesome old growth forest and has a great swimming hole on the South Fork Skykomish River. There are 24 sites 4 are wheel chair accessible. Sites 9-14 are located near the railroad tracks and are popular with railroad enthusiasts. The nearness of Highway 2 doesn't diminish the charm of Money Creek and its appeal on a warm summer day. Reservations are recommended for weekends.

At a Glance

Reservations: You can reserve this campground through the National Recreation Reservation System
Area Amenities: Accessible, Toilets, Drinking water
Fees: View for Fee Information
Open Season: 5/27 - 09/08
Usage: Medium
Restrictions: Dogs must be leashed.
Closest Towns: Skykomish, Washington
Water: Drinking water from faucets
Restroom: Yes
  • Camping: 50% discount for single site camping with any of these passes: Interagency Senior, Interagency Access, Golden Age, or Golden Access pass.
  • Day use: No passes honored.
Information Center: Skykomish Ranger District - Skykomish Office

General Information


Drive US Highway 2 to just west of the highway tunnel at milepost 46. Turn south onto Old Cascade Highway, which will take you across a bridge and to the campground entrance after an immediate left turn following Old Cascade Highway.

General Notes:

Garbage service are available.

Firewood may be available for sale.

Campground Map

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

No. of Sites 25
Reservation Info Reserve online at or phone 877.444.6777.
No. of Accessible sites 5

River and Stream Fishing

Day Hiking


Accessible: 4 campsites
Drinking water:

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