Submitted by Pacific Northwest Region Olympic National Forest

As the camping season comes to the Olympic Peninsula, the Olympic National Forest is pleased to announce opening dates for its campgrounds.

The Hood Canal Ranger District will open campgrounds at noon on the dates listed:

    • Seal Rock Campground – April 25
    • Satsop Center Campground – May 1
    • Dungeness Forks, Collins, Hamma Hamma, Le Bar, Lena Creek, Big Creek and Brown Creek – May 17
    • Coho Campground – May 18
    • Falls View will not be opening this season; work will be done to remove root rot infected trees

On the west side of the Forest, the Pacific Ranger District will be opening the following campgrounds:

  • Willaby Campground– April 15
  • Klahowya Campground – April 26
  • Falls Creek Campground – May 1, weather permitting
  • Gatton Creek Campground – May 1, weather permitting
  • Campbell Tree Grove Campground – May 24
  • Klahanie Campground will remain closed for the season

For further information about recreational opportunities on the Olympic National Forest,   go here  to research specific campgrounds to learn more about what they offer.

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Featured photo credit: Douglas Scott

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