Mineral Lake Lions Den Campground - Visit Rainier
Mount Rainier as seen from Mineral Lake

Mineral Lake Lions Den Campground

Waterfront Camping 

Camp along the shores of Mineral Lake at the Lions Den Campground in Mineral, Washington. The Mineral Lake Lions Den Campground offers 129 campsites for tent and RV camping.

About the Location

The Lions Den Campground has spectacular views of Mineral Lake, Home to the 10-pound trout. Guests of the Lions Den have access to a boat launch and dock. The campground is located 19 miles from the Nisqually Entrance to Mount Rainier National Park.

Across the street from the campground is the Mineral Market which offers groceries, fuel, fishing products and licenses. The Headquarters Tavern serves drinks, lunch and dinner. Mineral Lake is famous for trout fishing. The state stocks Mineral Lake with 100,000 rainbow trout fry. Campsites are at a premium during fishing season and especially during the summer months. Owned and operated by the Mineral Lake Lions Club, fees from the campground cover operating costs and help support a variety of local charities and nonprofits. 

70+ RV Campsites

Mineral Lions Den CampgroundCampsites can accommodate RVs 30 to 60 feet in length. 3 sites can accommodate RVs of 60 feet in length maximum. Many sites offer water and electric, with 20 amp, 30 amp or 30/50am. Rates start at $50 and range up to $65 a night plus tax. The campground dump station is available at an additional fee for campground guests only. Camper vans, pop-ups, and truck campers allowed in select sites.

Reserving a Campsite

All campsites must be reserved in advance online. Reservations are not accepted over the phone or on arrival. Click here to check rates and availability. 

50+ Tent Campsites

The campground caters to campers who are seeking a more intimate and rustic lake experience at a premiere fishing destination. Sites offer both grass and/or gravel pads, and fire ring. Some sites offer picnic tables. Book early to reserve a lakeside tent site. 


Short-term camping only, there’s a 13-day stay limit. Pet-friendly with limits on how many pets per campsite. Up to Two (2) additional overnight guests may be added at $5.00 per person, per night for a total of six (6) guests. Campers may have four (4) daytime visitors for $5.00 (includes vehicle and 4 people max). Visitors must leave by 9:00pm. Fireworks not permitted. Campground opens April 15 for the 2022 season.


113 East Front Street, Mineral, WA 98355

Website: MineralLakeLions.com

Email: [email protected]

Phone: (360) 492-3152

CAMPSITES: 129 | RESERVATIONS: campspot.com/book/minerallakelionsden