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Overview of Elbe Hills ORV Campground

The campground is free but reservations are required. Washington State Discover Pass required passes available online

Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads.
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Number of Sites 8

Pad Type gravel

Reservations yes

Elevation 2,263 ft / 689 m

Max Stay 7

Tent Camping Yes

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Reviews of Elbe Hills ORV Campground 3 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

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1 review

Reviewed 8/8/2023

Nightly rate: $10
Days stayed: 5
Site Number: 1
Overall Rating

Had a great time, where we were parked could see every coming and going and had trail behind us.
will be happy when the fire level goes back to green.
the site was quite level so didn't have to do much to level out the motor home.
cause we were in the back of the campground the noise and dust weren't that bad.

Site Quality

camper-859411 would stay here again

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2 reviews
“Free But At What Cost?”

Reviewed 8/21/2022

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 2
Site Number: 3
RV Length: 35' (Fifth Wheel)
Overall Rating

So the good news is that it’s free with a discover pass and the campsites are spacious enough to accommodate any size rig. Easy to get in & out with our 35’ 5th wheel since they are HUGE. However, one must ask themselves, how much do I value free camping? If you have a big rig, you may want to reconsider since the road to get there is ... more

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373 reviews
“New Free DNR Campground ”

Reviewed 12/15/2021

Nightly rate: FREE!
RV Length: 36' (Fifth Wheel)
Overall Rating

We found free camping at Elbe Hills ORV Campground with a Discover Pass. Elbe Hills ORV Campground is a new campground administered by the Washington State Department of Natural Resources and offers free camping with the Washington State Discover Pass. In this video, I provide a walking tour of this new free camping opportunity. Ther... more

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LivingOurDreamNow would stay here again

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5 reviews
“Closed 6/27/23”

noted 6/27/2023

Looks like a great place but the gates are closed

noted 6/26/2023

Reservations will be made by emailing: This campground is for ORV (off Road Vehicle) Users Reservations are available with a minimum of 3 DAYS and a maximum of 3 MONTHS notice. Requests outside of those parameters will not be considered. RESERVATIONS ARE NOT AVAILABLE OVER STATE HOLIDAY WEEKEN... more

“Bad Management Of The Area ”

noted 8/28/2022

Called ahead to make reservations and was told it was completely booked by a four wheeling club. So we parked our rig across from the campground. The whole time we were there no one. I mean no one ever came to the camp ground! So I had to park off in a rocky uneven ground and look at a empty camp ground the whole time camping out side ... more

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  • OHV
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  • big rig
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
  • restrooms: vault
  • pets


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