Douglas Creek


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Slack Canyon Rd. SW Palisades, WA 98845 509-536-1200 Official Website

GPS: 47.4889, -119.9003

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Overview of Douglas Creek

Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads.
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Pad Type dirt

Open Seasonally March-Nov.

Elevation 1,509 ft / 459 m

Tent Camping Yes

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Randall Parr
MI 29' Tropi-Cal (renamed Four Winds Traveler) 290
4 reviews
“Isolated and very off-grid meaning I had to use my DeLorme InReach satellite device to communicate.”

Reviewed 10/3/2020

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 2
Site Number: 1
Overall Rating

The two previous reviewers made their approach from the south. I heeded the advice of one and approached from the north via H Road. My return trip home is along US-2 so that advice was easy enough to heed. From H Road the passage, although gravel, is maintained and pothole free. Be prepared for dust. I am still wiping dust from su... more

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Randall Parr would stay here again

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1 review
“Only high clearance vehicles should attempt!”

Reviewed 8/23/2020

Overall Rating

Access from Waterville area is steep and rough. High center of gravity vehicles would NOT have fun. Once you are down at the bottom of the canyon, the small parking lot is for the hiking area only. You have to continue on down a rough and twisty two track that is filled with spring water up to 2 feet deep in places. On the Palisades en... more


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1 review
“NOT RV-friendly, if entering via Palisades”

Reviewed 10/10/2017

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: n/a
Overall Rating

I enjoyed camping here, since I was in a 4x4 SUV. However, you would not be able to get an RV into Douglas Creek. Right after entering, there is a huge mound of dirt in the road. I can't tell whether it was put there or is just a result of so many ORVs going back there, but I couldn't even get my SUV over it. Fortunately, there was... more

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bdesertgirlaz would stay here again

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