North Fork Campground

A campground in the Cowlitz Valley on the North Fork of the Cispus River near Randle and Packwood. There are three group sites, Elk, Bear, and Beaver, in addition to main campground. Several trails start at the campground.

getting there

From Randle, Washington drive south on SR-131, Forest Roads 23 and 25, for 1.0 mile. Bear left onto Forest Road 23 and drive 10.6 miles to the group sites on the left (1,420 ft) or 10.8 miles to the main campground on the left (1,420 ft). 

about the campground

In addition to the main campground, there are three group sites, Elk, Bear, and Beaver. Two trails start the campground. River Trail (No. 131) is a relatively flat 0.6 mile loop trail that travels around the group sites. The North Fork Trail (No. 122) is a 1.6 mile trail that starts behind the old Guard Station and climbs quickly to the bluff above the campground with good views of the Cispus River.

Map
233 Co Hwy 685, Randle, WA 98377
Activities

Upcoming Activities

Seattle Pioneers Camping Trip - North Fork Campground

Youth Youth activity: Pioneers
Pioneers go car camping.
Sun, Jul 26, 2020 - Tue, Jul 28, 2020
Prerequisites
10 participants 1 instructor 8 chaperones
Registration closes Jul 24
Seattle Branch

Seattle Nomads Camping Trip - North Fork Campground

Youth Youth activity: Nomads
Nomads go car camping.
Sun, Jul 26, 2020 - Tue, Jul 28, 2020
Prerequisites
13 participants 1 instructor 13 chaperones
Registration closes Jul 24
Seattle Branch
Trip Reports
Titles

This is a list of titles that represent the variations of trips you can take at this route/place. This includes side trips, extensions and peak combinations. Not seeing a title that fits your trip? Log in and send us updates, images, or resources.

  • North Fork Campground: Beaver Group Site
  • North Fork Campground: Bear Group Site
  • North Fork Campground: Elk Group Site
Resources

There are no resources for this route/place. Log in and send us updates, images, or resources.