Cottonwood Campground - Entiat Ranger District

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

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25 campsites along the Entiat River at 3,100 feet elevation. Water, vault toilets & garbage service. Maximum trailer length 28 feet.  38 miles up the Entiat River Road from Highway 97A. 

May 2019 Update: Sites 5,6, 7 are closed due to hazard trees.  All other sites are open, and users need to pay the $10 camping fee.  Users should evaluate sites to make sure picnic tables and fire rings are in place. Some sites do not have them due to fire impacts.  Only one hand pump well will be in operation.

At a Glance

Reservations: First come, first served. No reservations.
Fees $10.00 per vehicle per night (extra vehicle $8.00) No fees during fall and winter months. No day use fees.
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Ardenvior, WA and Entiat, WA
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet (4)
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Entiat Ranger Station. 2108 Entiat Way, Entiat, WA 509-784-4700

General Information

Directions:

From Wenatchee, WA, travel north on US-97A (west side of Columbia River) for 14.4 miles to Entiat, WA. Just after the bridge turn left onto Entiat River Road (County Road #19) and travel north 37 miles up the Entiat River Road to Cottonwood Cabin. County Road #19 becomes Forest Road 51 at 27 miles. At 34 miles the pavement ends and becomes Forest Road 5100. Continue on to Cottonwood Campground on the left.

From Chelan, WA, travel south on US-97A (west side of Columbia River) for 19.3 miles to Entiat, WA. Just before the bridge turn right onto Entiat River Road (County Road #19) and travel north 37 miles up the Entiat River Road to Cottonwood Cabin. County Road #19 becomes Forest Road 51 at 27 miles. At 34 miles the pavement ends and becomes Forest Road 5100. Continue on to Cottonwood Cabin on the left.


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Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

No. of Sites25 single site(s)
Reservation InfoNot reservable
No. of Accessible sitesNone

RV Camping

Hookup - SewerNo
Hookups - ElectricNo
Dump StationsNo
Pavement Type for ParkingNative Material
No. of Sites25 single site(s)
Reservation InfoNot reservable
Size Restrictions20 ft. max.
No. of Accessible sitesNone
Hookup - WaterNo

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