Wish Poosh Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Wish Poosh is located in a mixed conifer forest on the south east shore of Cle Elum Lake. The campground offers 34 campsites suitable for RV's or tents.

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At a Glance

Current Conditions: Due to a failure of the water system in the campground potable water is not available.  Flushing toilets are closed; Sani-cans are have been placed throughout the campground.  Cle Elum Lake is full; the boat ramp is available for use. 
Fees Cash or check only. Single Campsite $14; Double Campsite: $28;  Extra vehicle: $7 , (2nd vehicle for single sites, 3rd and 4 vehicles for double sites) will be collected at the campground. Extra vehicle is defined as any vehicle (motorhome, trailer, or passenger vehicle) that is not towed in with the first vehicle. If primary vehicle fills the parking pad, no additional vehicles will be allowed. Day use: $8/vehicle/day. 
Open Season: Memorial Day - mid-September
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Water levels in Lake Cle Elum will vary during the summer as water is drawn to provide irrigation for the lower valleys.                   
Closest Towns: Roslyn, WA/Cle Elum, WA
Water: Potable water not available
Restroom: Portable toilets
Passes: 50% discount for camping in single site or day use fee, with any of these passes: Interagency Senior, Interagency Access, Golden Age, or Golden Access. Discount does not apply to double or group sites. 
Operated By: Concessionaire
Information Center: Cle Elum Ranger District

General Information


From Cle Elum, WA travel 10 miles northwest on Highway 903. Campground entrance will be on the left.

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Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

No. of Sites 29 single site(s), 5 double site(s)
No. of Accessible sites None

RV Camping

Hookup - SewerNo
Hookups - ElectricNo
Pavement Type for ParkingNative Material
Dump StationsNo
No. of Sites29 single site(s), 5 double site(s)
No. of Accessible sitesNone
Hookup - WaterNo


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