Camping Outside the Park

The National Forests and private campgrounds around Mount Rainier National Park provide a variety of camping and recreation opportunities. Campgrounds are located along highways 12 and 410 in the Mount Baker-SnoqualmieGifford Pinchot, and Wenatchee National Forests. National Forest Campgrounds generally operate Memorial Day through Labor Day with a few remaining open through September. Reservations can be made online or by calling 1 (877) 444-6777 (Recreation.gov).

Several privately owned public campgrounds are open year round. Most offer full hook-ups, with showers. Private campgrounds can be found in and around Packwood, Randle, Mineral Lake, Morton, Ashford and at Crystal Mountain.

Taking along your four-legged family members?  These campgrounds will welcome your traveling pets.


Crystal Mountain Resort RV

Crystal Mountain Resort Campsites

Six miles from the entrance to Mt. Rainier National Park, find RV and tent camping sites at Crystal Mountain’s “B” lot. 40 electrical RV hookups and many more non-hookup locations are... ...

Cottonwood Campground

Cottonwood Campground sits along the bank of the Naches River and offers outdoor enthusiasts the opportunity to fish, swim, hike, and white water rafting. ...

Cougar Flat Campground

Cougar Flat Campground is nestled into a mountain forest near Bumping Lake on the Chinook Scenic Byway.  ...
Fishing at Henley's Silver Lake Resort

Henley’s Silver Lake Resort

The resort offers six rustic fishing cabins with bathrooms and kitchenettes and 26 RV sites and tent sites available. Great for group events or family reunions. Reserve the whole resort for your special event... ...

Alder Lake Park Campground

The 161-acre Alder Lake Park, owned and operated by Tacoma Power’s Nisqually River Project, offers options for everyone from traditional tent campers to those who want more of the comforts... ...
Enumclaw RV

Enumclaw RV Campground

Located at the Enumclaw Expo Center, with easy access to SR 410, this campground offers 28 year-round paved sites with access to electrical and water. ...
Willows Campground

Willows Campground

Willows Campground is located on the eastern slopes of the Cascade Mountains at the southern end of the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest. ...

Little Naches Campground

Little Naches Campground is located along the Naches River in the Northern Cascades Range of Washington, where craggy peaks, mountain meadows and old-growth forests provide visitors with wild and scenic landscapes within the Okanogan National Forest. ...

Soda Springs Campground

Soda Springs Campground is set on the forested banks of the Bumping River in the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest.  ...

Halfway Flat Campground

Halfway Flat Campground is located along the Naches River, this campground is located in a popular hiking, fishing, and motorcycle area. ...

Kaner Flat Campground

Kaner Flat Campground is located near the Little Naches River this campground offers an RV loop in a popular motorcycle area. ...

Crow Creek Campground

Crow Creek Campground is located near the Little Naches River and is popular with motorcycle enthusiasts. ...

Leech Lake Campground

Leech Campground is nestled on the shores of Leech Lake on the White Pass Scenic Byway.  ...

Windy Point Campground

CAMPSITES: 15 sites | GROUP SITES: 0 |  RESERVATIONS WEBSITE: US Forest Service Website  |  Recreation.gov LOCATION: Highway 12 to ...

Mounthaven Resort Campsites near Mount Rainier

Mounthaven Resort in Ashford is a great choice for a memorable Mt. Rainier camping experience. Located just 1/2 mile from the Nisqually (SW) entrance to the Mount Rainier National Park, camping options at our resort include full hookup RV sites, tent sites, and two recently constructed ...
Federation Forest State Park

The Dalles Campground

CAMPSITES: 45 | GROUP SITES: 1 |  RESERVATIONS WEBSITE: US Forest Service Website | Recreation.gov LOCATION:  Located 26 miles east of ...

Silver Springs Campground

CAMPSITES: 55 | GROUP SITES: 1 | RESERVATIONS WEBSITE:  US Forest Service Website | Recreation.gov LOCATION:  Located 32 miles east ...

Sawmill Flat Campground

CAMPSITES: 23 | GROUP SITES: 0 | RESERVATIONS WEBSITE: US Forest Service Website | Recreation.gov Page LOCATION:  Highway 410 to milepost ...

Pleasant Valley Campground

CAMPSITES: 16 | GROUP SITES: 0  | RESERVATIONS WEBSITE: US Forest Service Website | Recreation.gov LOCATION:  Highway 410 to milepost ...

Lodgepole Campground

CAMPSITES: 34 | GROUP SITES: 0 | RESERVATIONS WEBSITE: US Forest Service Website | Recreation.gov LOCATION:  Highway 410 to milepost ...

La Wis Wis Campground

CAMPSITES: 115 | GROUP SITES: 25 double sites | RESERVATIONS WEBSITE: US. Forest Service Website | Recreation.gov LOCATION:  From Packwood, ...

Indian Creek Campground

CAMPSITES: 39 | GROUP SITES: 0 | RESERVATIONS WEBSITE: US Forest Service Website | Recreation.gov LOCATION:  8 miles East of ...

Hells Crossing Campground

CAMPSITES: 16 | GROUP SITES: 2 double sites | RESERVATIONS WEBSITE: US Forest Service Website| Recreation.gov LOCATION:  From Naches, WA ...

Hause Creek Campground

CAMPSITES: 42 | GROUP SITES: 0 | RESERVATIONS WEBSITE: US Forest Service Website | Recreation.gov LOCATION: On US Highway 12 at milepost ...

Dog Lake Campground

CAMPSITES: 8 | GROUP SITES: 0 | RESERVATIONS: no WEBSITE: US Forest Service Website LOCATION:  2 miles east of White ...

Clear Lake (South) Campground

CAMPSITES: 29 | GROUP SITES: 2 double sites | RESERVATIONS: no WEBSITE: US Forest Service Website LOCATION:  7 mile east ...

Clear Lake (North) Campground

CAMPSITES: 33 | GROUP SITES: 3 double sites | RESERVATIONS: no WEBSITE: US Forest Service Website LOCATION:  Hwy 12 to ...

Cedar Springs Campground

CAMPSITES: 14 | GROUP SITES: 2 | RESERVATIONS WEBSITE: US Forest Service Website | Recreation.gov LOCATION:  Highway 410 to milepost ...

Bumping Lake Campground

CAMPSITES: 45 | GROUP SITES: 0 | RESERVATIONS WEBSITE: US Forest Service Website | Recreation.gov LOCATION:  East of Chinook Pass ...

Big Creek Campground

CAMPSITES: 29 | GROUP SITES: 3 double sites | RESERVATIONS WEBSITE: US Forest Service Page | Recreation.gov LOCATION: Just east of ...