Deer Point Campground

Area Status: Open
Deer Point Boat In Campground

This boat-in campground offers a floating dock with an eight boat capacity. There are five tent sites available, five picnic tables, five fire rings, and two toilets. Deer Point campground provides protection from down-lake winds but no protection from up-lake winds. Accessible year-round.

Lake Chelan Boat-in and Drive-to Campground Guide and Map

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At a Glance

Current Conditions: Click here
Reservations: Chelan Ranger District camping areas are all first come first serve.
Fees: A Federal Dock Site Boat Permit is required from May 1 – October 31 for use of all National Forest and Park Service docks on Lake Chelan.  Permits must be pre-purchased before docking. Purchase a $10 Day Permit or $75 Season Pass from one of vendors around the Lake Chelan Valley a the following locations. Click here for a list of vendors and more info dock permits.
Usage: Heavy
Closest Towns: Chelan, WA
Water: No, but site is adjacent to Lake Chelan
Restroom: Vault Toilets (2)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


From Chelan, travel south on Highway 97 Alternate for 3 miles. Turn right onto Southshore Road and go approximately 17 miles to Twenty-Five Mile Creek State Park. From the Twenty-Five Mile Creek State Park boat launch, boat approximately 4 miles uplake. Campground is on the north shore.

Twenty-Five Mile Creek State Park is a popular boat launch for accessing many up lake recreation sites via personal boat. Please check their website for amenities, fees, and schedule:

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

These sites are tent-only.
No. of Sites 6 single site(s)
Reservation Info Not reservable
No. of Accessible sites None

Boating - Motorized

1 floating dock with 8 boat capacity.

Fees: $10 Daily Dock Permit, $75 Annual Dock Pass
Permit required?: Y

Boating - Non-Motorized

This site has a floating dock with 8 boat capacity.

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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