East Kachess Group Site

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

One group site near Kachess Lake with a capacity of 100 people and 25 vehicles.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: East Kachess Group site is closed until further notice due to hazardous trees in the site. Root rot has been found in the area. Until a long term management plan can be developed and implemented the site will remain closed in the interest of public safety.
Operational Hours: East Kachess Group Site is CLOSED due to laminated root rot being found in Douglas fir located throughout the site.  There is no estimate for an opening date.  
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: The stone fireplace in the shelter is currently not available for use due to an unsafe chimney.   
Closest Towns: Cle Elum, WA
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


Take exit #70 off I-90 (13 miles west of Cle Elum, WA). Travel 1 mile to Forest Road 4818, and travel 5 miles to the group site.

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RV Camping

Hookup - SewerNo
Hookups - ElectricNo
Dump StationsNo
Pavement Type for ParkingNative Material
No. of Sites1 group site(s)
Reservation InfoThis site can be reserved by calling Toll Free 1-877-444-6777 (International 518-885-3639 or TDD 877-833-6777) or on-line at http://www.recreation.gov/campgroundDetails.do?contractCode=NRSO&parkId=73954&topTabIndex=CampingSpot
No. of Accessible sitesNone
Hookup - WaterNo

Group Camping

No. of Accessible sitesNone


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