Lena Lake Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Lena Lake through the trees

This heavily used walk-in campground is accessed by hiking 3.5 miles on Lena Lake Trail #810. This backcountry primitive camping area is located along the west-shore of Lena Lake a large 55 acre lake in the Hamma Hamma drainage at 1,800 feet elevation. There are two pit toilets available on the west and north shores. Camp in designated sites located on either side of the lake. 

This area is heavily impacted by high visitor use! Campers must be familiar with Leave No Trace principles. Pack out all trash, camp within developed sites, and respect other visitors.

From the campground there is access to The Brothers Wilderness via The Brothers Trail #821 which ends at The Brothers Base Camp. Wilderness regulations apply within The Brothers Wilderness.

View a Lena Lake Campground vicinity map (.pdf)

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Hike-in 3.5 miles via #810. Camp in designated sites on either side of the lake. Expect crowds on weekends and holidays. Consider hiking during the week. Please pack out all garbage and properly dispose of waste. Respect all trail users. 5/14/2018: Lena Lake Trail #810 is cleared to the inlet of the lake. The bridge is still out.
Reservations: First come, first served
Fees
  • Camping: No fee 
  • Trailhead: $5/vehicle/day
Open Season: Late Spring - Early Fall
Usage: Heavy
Closest Towns: Lilliwaup, WA
Water: No
Restroom: Open Air Pit Toilet (2)
Passes:  A valid Recreation Pass is required at Lena Lake Trailhead for each calendar day you will be visiting.
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Hood Canal Ranger District, Quilcene office

General Information

Directions:

From Hoodsport, WA travel US Highway 101 north for 14 miles. Then take Forest Service Road 25 (Hamma Hamma Recreation Area) west for 8 miles to the Lena Lake Trailhead. Forest Service Road 25 is paved to the Lena Lake Trailhead. Hike the Lena Lake Trail #810 for 3.2 miles to Lena Lake Campground on the west-shore of Lena Lake.


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