Taneum Junction Campground

  

This campground has a 15 vehicle and 75 person capacity. This is an improved dispersed camping area suitable for groups or individual camps which serves as a trailhead for single track trails open to both motorized and non-motorized use. 

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Seasonal motorized closure in effect yearly snow fall through June 15. If conditions permit, this trail may be opened to motorized use prior to June 15 and will be posted open at that time both on the ground and on this site. 
Operational Hours: Mid-May through late October Seasonal motorized closure in effect yearly snow fall through June 15. If conditions permit, this trail may be opened to motorized use prior to June 15 and will be posted open at that time both on the ground and on this site. 
Reservations: First come, first served.
Fees $5/Vehicle/day or Northwest Forest Pass, or Federal Interagency Recreation Pass required at trailhead. Fee tube located at entrance  Discover Passes are not valid on National Forest land
Open Season: mid-May - late October
Usage: Heavy
Closest Towns: Cle Elum Ellensburg
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Passes: Recreation Passes may be used as a form of fee payment.
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Cle Elum Ranger District

General Information

Directions:

From I-90 Exit 93, Elk Heights/Taneum Creek travel north 1/4 mile to Thorp Prairie Road and turn right. Continue 3.5 miles to East Taneum Road. Turn right, cross over I-90 then turn right on West Taneum Road which becomes Forest Service Road 33. Continue approximately 9.5 miles to the end of the pavement. Turn left, cross the bridge and veer left into the campground. 


Recreation Map

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Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

No. of Sites 15 single site(s), 1 20-50 people group site(s)
Reservation Info Not reservable
No. of Accessible sites None

Group Camping

No. of Sites 15 single site(s), 1 20-50 people group site(s)
No. of Accessible sites None

Dispersed Camping


OHV Riding & Camping

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Picnicking

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