La Wis Wis Campground

A campground at the confluence of the Clear Fork Cowlitz River, the Ohanapecosh Rivers, and Purcell Creek near Mount Rainier and just north east of Packwood. Campsites are among towering Douglas firs and red cedars.

Getting There

From the intersection of US-12 and Skate Rd in Packwood, drive US-12 east 6.6 miles, turn left at the campground sign, and drive 0.4 mile to the campground.

About the Campground

This is a large campground with 109 sites. Most sites offer good privacy. The Purcell Falls Trail (No. 162A) and the Blue Hole Trail (No. 167) leave from the campground and offer  short trips with views of the falls and the Blue Hole along the Ohanapecosh River.

  • Suitable Activities: Day Hiking
  • Seasons: May, June, July, August, September
  • Weather: View weather forecast
  • Land Manager: Gifford Pinchot National Forest
    Cowlitz Valley Ranger District (GPNF)
  • Parking Permit Required: None
  • Recommended Party Size: 12
  • Maximum Party Size: 200
  • Maximum Route/Place Capacity: 200
  • Green Trails Packwood No. 302
Trip Reports

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  • Blue Hole
  • Purcell Falls
  • Blue Hole & Purcell Falls
  • La Wis Wis, Blue Hole & Purcell Falls

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