Camping in Oklahoma, Gifford Pinchot National Forest, WA

Camping in Oklahoma, Gifford Pinchot National Forest, WAOklahoma Campground is nestled in among large pine and fir trees along side of the Little White Salmon River which offers excellent fishing. Hiking, biking, fishing and picnicking are some of the many activities to be enjoyed by all. Big lava beds are just west of the campground for exploring.

Oklahoma Campground is in a lush forest setting with some open meadow space. Close to the Columbia River gorge. Fishing nearby. Easy RV parking. There are a total of 23 sites with a maximum spur of 25 feet. This campground on the Little White Salmon River is generally flat with some open meadow space. The campground is close to the Columbia River Gorge. Best Time to Visit: Oklahoma Campground is open May through September.

Camping in Oklahoma, Gifford Pinchot National Forest, WA

Things To Do:

  • Hiking
  • Biking
  • Fishing
  • Picnicking
  • Camping

Amenities:

  • Fire Rings
  • Picnic Tables
  • Potable Water
  • Restroom

Camping in Oklahoma, Gifford Pinchot National Forest, WA

Special Notes:

Reservations must be made 3 days in advance.

3 night minimum on holiday weekends.

No ATVS or OHVS in campground. The camping fee includes entry for 1 vehicle and 1 legally towed vehicle. An extra vehicle fee of $8 will be collected at the campground.

All equipment must fit on the site pad.

All vehicles park in developed areas only.

Horses prohibited except in designated horse camps.

Quiet hours 10pm to 6 am.

Pets must be leashed at all times.

Camping in Oklahoma, Gifford Pinchot National Forest, WAAddress:
Oklahoma (WA)
Carson WA 98610
Phone Park for More Information (541)338-7869

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
45.875, -121.625

Camping in Oklahoma, Gifford Pinchot National Forest, WA

Driving direction

From Vancouver, WA, proceed East on SR 14, to mile post 56-1/2 to Cook-Underwood Road, exit left onto Cook-Underwood Road for 5 miles through Mill A to Willard Road. Bear left onto Willard Road into Willard and continue North on Oklahoma Road for 8 miles (to end of asphalt road) to the entrance of Oklahoma Campground.

From the East go 1.7 miles from the Hood River Bridge, crossing the White Salmon River and turn right onto Cook-Underwood Road for 8 miles to mile post 6, and turn right onto Willard Road, go to stop sign and turn right onto Oklahoma Road and proceed 8 miles North to the campground.


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Sacajawea State Park

Sacajawea State ParkSacajawea State Park is a 284-acre inland waters, day-use park at the confluence of the Snake and Columbia rivers. It features 9,100 feet of freshwater shoreline. The area is spread out with a big sky and excellent views of the two rivers as they flow together. The Sacajawea Interpretive Center is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. It closes for the season Nov. 1. The center features interactive displays that tell the story of the Lewis and Clark Expedition through the experiences of Sacagawea, the young Shoshone Indian woman who accompanied the expedition.
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The new exhibits relate what is known about her life before, during and after the Expedition. A river beach and children’s playground equipment are additional park features.

The park is generally day-use only but does have one campsite reserved for paddlers as park of the Northwest Discovery Water Trail. Available activities include hiking, boating, fishing, swimming, waterskiing, birdwatching, interpretive activities, wildlife viewing, and horseshoes
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Park hours/updates:
The park is open to day use only.
Summer: 6:30 a.m. to dusk.
Winter: Closed Nov. 1, reopens March 15.

Address:
Sacajawea State Park
2503 Sacajawea Park Road
Pasco, Washington   99301
Phone: 506-545-2361

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Bainbridge Island Historical Museum-Bainbridge Island

Bainbridge Island Historical Museum_Image1Bainbridge Island Historical Museum in Bainbridge Island Washington. Discover Bainbridge Island within the restored, 1908 Island Center School in Strawberry Hill Park, where photos, artifacts, videos, and friendly docents interpret island history, folklore, archaeology, cultural diversity, architecture, and natural wonder.

The museum is located 1/12 miles west of Hwy 305 on High School Road. Suggested donations are $3 adults, $1 children, $5 family. Open Thursday, Saturday and Sunday from 1-4 or by appointment.

Address:
Bainbridge Island
Bainbridge Island Historical Museum
PO Box 11653, 7650 NE High School Rd
Bainbridge Island WA, 98110
206-842-2773

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Camping in Soda Springs, Okanogan – Wenatchee National Forest, WA

Camping in Soda Springs, Okanogan - Wenatchee National Forest, WASoda Springs Campground is located in the Northern Cascade Range in the state of Washington. Soda Springs Campground is in the middle of a pretty out door paradise that offers 22 single family camp sites and a great view of Old Scab Mountain. Whitewater paddling is good on the American River and nearby Bumping River and many hiking trails that include: Goat Creek Trail, Nile Ridge Trail and the Richmond Mine Trail. Beat the heat and enjoy a great camping experience with summertime temperatures in the 70s. Activities include hiking, fishing, wading the creek.

Camping in Soda Springs, Okanogan - Wenatchee National Forest, WAThings To Do:

  • Hiking
  • Fishing
  • Wading the creek
  • Camping
  • Picnicking

Amenities:

  • Campground Host
  • Comfort Station
  • Firewood
  • Portable Water
  • River Access

Camping in Soda Springs, Okanogan - Wenatchee National Forest, WASpecial Notes:
3 night minimum on holiday weekends.
Reservations must be made at least 4 days in advance. The camping fee includes entry for 1 vehicle and 1 legally towed vehicle. An extra vehicle fee of $9 will be collected at the campground.
All equipment must fit on site pad.
Vehicles park in developed areas
No ATV/OHVin campground.
No refunds for bad weather.

Camping in Soda Springs, Okanogan - Wenatchee National Forest, WA

Address:
Soda Springs (WA)
Naches WA 98610
Phone Park for More Information (541)338-7869

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
46.91778, -121.23583

Camping in Soda Springs, Okanogan - Wenatchee National Forest, WA

Driving direction

Highway 410 to milepost 88.4. Left on Bumping Lake Road 5 miles.
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Camping in Chief Timothy Park, Lower Granite, WA

Camping in Chief Timothy Park, Lower Granite, WA

Chief Timothy Park sits on an island on the Snake River, known as the “Gateway to Hells Canyon Recreation Area.” The campground has shade trees and lawn. There is a beautiful day use area as well as swimming beach, boat launch, and 5 docks for your boating use. Activities available include boating, hiking, swimming and exceptional fishing. All roads in the park are paved and all sites have picnic tables and fire pits. We feature 4 camping cabins, tent sites and full hook up pull thru sites for R.V’s. There are 4 restroom buildings in the park, 3 with hot showers.

Camping in Chief Timothy Park, Lower Granite, WA

The cabins – which offer sleeping platforms, a porch, and air conditioning – were selected as one of the Top 25 most unique cabins in the United States in 2009.  They are nestled into the hillside overlooking the beautiful Snake River.  There is a lot to do in the area – including both boating and hiking as well as touring the historic area around Lewiston, Idaho, and its sister city of Clarkston, WA. There is a small convenience store located within Chief Timothy Park – as well as boat launching facility and swimming beach. Showers are also available.

Things To Do:

  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Horseshoe Pitching
  • Sightseeing
  • Swimming
  • Volleyball
  • Windsurfing
  • Camping
  • Picnicking

Camping in Chief Timothy Park, Lower Granite, WA

Amenities:

  • Beach
  • Beach Shower House
  • Benches
  • Boat Launch
  • Boat Ramp
  • Boat Trailer Park Lot
  • Campground Host
  • Courtesy Dock
  • Drinking Water
  • Electric Hook Ups
  • Firewood
  • Historic Sites
  • Hot Showers
  • Park Attendant
  • Parking
  • Paved Parking Spurs
  • Paved Roads
  • Photography
  • Picnic Area
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Picnic Tables
  • Playground
  • Restroom
  • River Access
  • Separate Tent Areas
  • Showers
  • Table
  • Vending Machine
  • Volleyball

Camping in Chief Timothy Park, Lower Granite, WA

Near By:

  • Bait
  • Banking Services
  • City Park
  • Fishing Supplies
  • Golf
  • Grocery
  • Laundry
  • Medical Facility
  • Pay Telephone
  • Post Office
  • Restaurants

Special Notes:

  • Reservations must be made 1 day in advance.
  • Fees charged for extra vehicles (after 1) and extra persons (after 4).
  • Pets must be on a leash at all times.
  • This campground is privately managed and does not accept discount passports.
  • This campground is walk in only in month of November. More information can be obtained by leaving a message on (509) 758-8613.
  • Park has covered fire pits at each site. Fire is allowed in the fire pits.

Camping in Chief Timothy Park, Lower Granite, WAAddress:
Chief Timothy Park (WA)
13766 HIGHWAY 12
Clarkson WA 99403
Phone Park for More Information: (509)758-9580

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
46.41667, -117.1875

Driving direction:
Located on Highway 12, eight miles west of Clarkston, Washington.

Camping in Chief Timothy Park, Lower Granite, WA

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Yakima Valley Rail & Steam Museum – Toppenish

Yakima Valley Rail & Steam Museum in Toppenish Washington

Yakima Valley Rail & Steam Museum in Toppenish Washington was built in 1911, this “old depot” and was the third one built in the same general area of Toppenish by the Northern Pacific railroad. The Burlington Northern Railway abandoned the depot in 1982, but volunteers converted it to a museum around 1991.

Address:
Toppenish
Yakima Valley Rail & Steam Museum
PO Box 889, 10 S Asotin, Toppenish WA 98948
509-865-1911

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Fishing in Lost Lake – Mason County Fishing

Fishing in Lost Lake - Mason CountyLost Lake is located 7.75 miles southwest of Shelton. It has no surface inlets, and drains via the south fork of Goldsborough Creek to Oakland Bay. It has a three-acre island. Lost Lake was monitored by Ecology staff only. Lost Lake is a clear water lake with little surface aquatic vegetation. Some bottom vegetation will hang up on worms and jigs while fishing for bass.

Things To Do:

  • Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Boating

Fish Types:

  • Bass, Largemouth

Special Note:

  • Handicap Restroom: Yes
  • Handicap Parking: Yes
  • Camping Available: No
  • Restrooms Available: Yes
  • Boat Launch Available: Yes
  • Launch Type: 12′ Concrete
  • Dates Open: Year-round
  • Motorized Boats Allowed: Yes

Driving Directions:
West from south Shelton 9.3 mi on Lost Lake Rd (Cloquallum Rd), right on Lost Lake Rd Rd 1 mi, to access on left.

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Snow Park South Cascades Area, Atkisson, WA

Snowshowing In South Cascades Area, AtkissonAtkisson snow Park is a Washington State winter sport park suited for Snowmobiling, Skiing. Atkisson Snow Park is located in Mount Adams Ranger District in the State of Washington. Atkisson has a 2,760 ft. Elevation.

Snowshowing In South Cascades Area, Atkisson

Before visiting Atkisson you should contact the local agency listed for each snow Park for more information. The Direction to Atkisson Snow Park is 5 miles southwest of Trout Lake. State Route 14 to Highway 141 north to USFS Road 24. Visitors who have visited Atkisson are encouraged to post reviews of the Atkisson and images they want to share with others.

Snowshowing In South Cascades Area, Atkisson

Things To Do:

  • Snowmobiling
  • Skiing


Amenities:

  • Restrooms
  • Shelter

Snowshowing In South Cascades Area, Atkisson

 

Special Notes:
Please obey posted signs indicating whether a permit is needed. Contact the local agency listed for each Sno-Park for more information.

Driving Direction to Atkisson Snow Park:
5 miles southwest of Trout Lake. State Route 14 to Highway 141 north to USFS Road 24

Phone number:
(509) 427-9490

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Museum of History & Industry – Seattle.

Museum of History & Industry in Seattle Washington. Museum of History & Industry (MOHAI) is a museum located in the Montlake neighborhood of Seattle, Washington, United States. Accredited by the American Association of Museums, The museum is “dedicated to enriching lives by preserving, sharing and teaching the diverse history of Seattle, the Puget Sound region and the nation.
Through exhibits, lectures, workshops, educational program and community events, Museum of History & Industry fosters an appreciation for the diverse history of the region.
Hours:
Daily, 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Closed:
Closes at 3:00 pm on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve. Closed on Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. All holiday hours are subject to change without notice.

Address:
Museum of History & Industry
2700 24th AVE E, Seattle WA 98112
206-324-1126

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Camping in Mineral Springs Group, Wenatchee National Forest, WA

Camping in Mineral Springs Group, Wenatchee  National Forest, WAMineral Springs Campground is located on US Highway 97 in mountainous terrain with pine and mixed conifer. Elevation 2,500 feet. Daytime temperatures range from 70 – 80 degrees in the summer. Mineral Springs Resort, a full service restaurant and lounge is across the highway, just walking distance from the campground.

Mineral Springs Resort, a full service restaurant and lounge is across the highway, just walking distance from the campground. Group area holds up to 50 people. Enjoy playing in the creek, fishing, hiking nearby trails, or relaxing.

Camping in Mineral Springs Group, Wenatchee  National Forest, WAThings To Do:

  • Camping
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Backpacking
  • Picnicking
  • Camping

Amenities:

  • Drinking Water
  • Fire Pits
  • Picnic Tables
  • Trails
  • Vault Toilet

Camping in Mineral Springs Group, Wenatchee  National Forest, WANear By:

  • Bird Watching
  • Restaurants
  • Rock Hounding/Collecting
  • Wildlife Viewing

 

Camping in Mineral Springs Group, Wenatchee  National Forest, WA

Special Notes:

Reservations for the Group Site must be made at least four (4) days in advance. This campground requires a 2 day minimum stay on weekends and a 3 day minimum stay on holiday weekends. There is First Come, First Serve campsites also available. Approximately five (5) miles up the road Swank Campground offers an additional 22 First Come, First Serve campsites. This campground has a Picnic Shelter, horseshoe pits, drinking water, vault toilets, and hiking trails.

Camping in Mineral Springs Group, Wenatchee  National Forest, WA

Address:
Mineral Springs Group (WA)
27481 State Route 97
Cle Elum WA 98922
Phone Park for More Information (509)649-3744

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
47.29278, -120.69778

Driving direction
Located on US Highway 97, 21 miles northeast of Cle Elum, Washington. The group camping area is to the left after crossing the bridge into the campground. There are 8 additional first come, first serve campsites to the right after crossing the bridge into the campground

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