Falls View Campground

Area Status: Closed
Falls View Campsite

Forest of conifers and rhododendrons located high above the Big Quilcene River. Nearby Hood Canal and Quilcene Bay are known for their oysters and clam beds with swimming, boating and waterskiing also available. Many hikes are within ½ to one-hour drive from Falls View Campground.

Two separate camping loops will accommodate different types of camping vehicles. The right loop offers 14 trailer/RV sites, including six pull through sites for larger RV’s. Some will accept trailers or motorhomes up to 35 feet. The left loop has 16 camper/tent sites. 

Falls View Canyon/Falls View Loop Trailhead is within the campground which provides access to Falls View Canyon Trail #868 and Falls View Loop Trail.

Update July 2023:

A portion of Falls View Campground has reopened.  There are 11 sites available for camping. Sites 1, 2, 3, and 9 are smaller sites and should be used by cars only (No RVs/Campers). The other portion of the campground can use as a walking trail. All pets must be on leash. 

View updated campground map here

At a Glance

Current Conditions: First come, first served.
Operational Hours: May to September
Reservations: First come, first served.  Falls View Campground is closed for the season.
  • $10/Night for single unit (50% reduced fee with Interagency Senior/Access and Golden Age/Access passes)
  • $5/Extra passenger vehicle (over 2) Note: Boat and recreation trailers are not considered passenger vehicles
Open Season: - September
Usage: Medium
Restrictions: No more than 8 people per campsite. Trailers and RVs 21' max.
Closest Towns: Quilcene, WA
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Hood Canal Ranger District, Quilcene Office

General Information


From Quilcene, WA travel 3.5 miles south on U.S. Highway 101. Falls View Campground is located on west side of US Highway 101.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

No. of Sites 30 single site(s)
Reservation Info Not reservable
No. of Accessible sites None

RV Camping

Reservation Info Not reservable
Pavement Type for Parking No
Hookup - Water No
Hookup - Sewer No
Dump Stations No
Hookups - Electric No

River and Stream Fishing

Fishing in the Big Quilcene River.

Viewing Scenery

Other opportunities in the area include Mt. Walker Viewpoint located 1.5 miles south of the campground, 4 miles up a one lane gravel road (not recommended for vehicles pulling trailers or motor homes). The road leads to Mt. Walker summit, an elevation of 2,835 feet. There are excellent views of Puget Sound, Seattle, Mt. Rainier, Mt. Baker, Mt. Buckhorn, Mt. Jupiter, and Mt. Constance on a clear day. On even clearer days, you may be able to see the Space Needle or Mt. Helens.


Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


  • Recreation Passes