Big Creek Campground | Visit Rainier

Big Creek Campground


CAMPSITES: 29 | GROUP SITES: 3 double sites | RESERVATIONS


WEBSITE: Gifford Pinchot National Forest Service | Recreation.gov

LOCATION: Just east of Ashford, travel south on Kernahan Road for approx. 2 miles, the road makes a hard left turn and becomes Forest Route 52 (Skate Creek Road). The campground is on the right approximately 1/2 mile after this corner.

From Packwood, travel west on Forest Road 52 (Skate Creek Road) for approximately 20 miles.  The campground is on the left.

RESERVATIONS: call (877) 444-6777

SEASON:  Generally open late May – late September


This beautiful campground set in a wooded area close to the west entrance of Mt. Rainier National Park is a great getaway for a camping trip. Big Creek Campground is a single-loop campground located close to the west entrance of Mt. Rainier National Park. Some sites overlook Big Creek. The lush vegetation provides good privacy between sites but also in some of the campsites may prove challenging when pitching a tent. This campground is pet-friendly. There are no RV hookups or waste stations at this campground. Nearby hiking is available at the Osborn Mountain Trail #250 (foot, horse, mountain bike & dirt bike) – 5.5 miles


WEATHER:

Wednesday 79°FThursday 76°FFriday 65°FSaturday 74°FSunday 82°F

Q: Can I stay at Big Creek Campground with my 22 foot long RV? 

A: Yes.  Big Creek can accommodate tents, trailers, and RVs, with a maximum vehicle length of 22 feet.