Jackson Creek Fish Camp

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30996 Hwy 243 S.
Mattawa, WA 99349
509-766-2505
800-422-3199
Official Website

GPS: 46.63, -119.8659

Last Price Paid: $10
Number of Sites: 10
Elevation: 443 ft
Tent Camping: Yes

2 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise

Cell Phone Coverage

4bars
Verizon 4G/LTE
3bars
AT&T 4G/LTE
Weboost
Nightly rate: $10
Days stayed: 2
Site Number: 4
“Quiet, clean and easily accessable”

Reviewed Aug 30, 2018

Overall Rating

I stayed here because I had reserved a tour at the B Reactor Plutonium plant, but had to cancel the tour because I injured my leg the day before. Kept with the planed stay and very happy I did. Such a peaceful place. Great views and great facilities. Nice layout to this small campground.

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
3bars
AT&T 4G/LTE
4bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com


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PH

40 Tiffin Phaeton
2017 Chevy Spark
11 reviews
Nightly rate: $10
Days stayed: 3
Site Number: 7

PH would stay here again

“Peaceful Escape”

Reviewed Jun 16, 2017

Overall Rating

This is a small campground on the Columbia River a few miles down-river from the Priest Rapids Dam. It's also maybe 5 miles north of the the Vernita Bridge on the east side of the river. This little campground was very peaceful. We were there in early June, mid-week and there was only one other camper about a 150 yards away. These 10 campsites are about a hundred feet up from the river so we woke up to amazing views of the huge Columbia rolling by and the hills on the other side.

The campground is about a mile down a gravel road from the highway. The gravel road was a very good condition. Actually the whole campground and road seemed brand new. We later heard this campground was built around May of 2017. There was a pit toilet that was the cleanest I have ever seen. There were also trash cans. No ranger station, you register by filling out an envelope, putting cash in it and dropping it in the box.

Btw, we had planned to stay at the Vernita bridge BLM area, but probably because of the extra wet winter the dam was releasing so much water that much of that area was under water.

In the mornings we could hear the orchard workers a mile away but other than that it was very quiet and peaceful! We had 3 bars of US cellular LTE. Also lots of sun for our solar panel!

Also, there is a free dump station and potable water at the Vernita Bridge rest area on Hwy.24 on the West side of the bridge.

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise

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Hookups:
  • dry camping
Recreation:
  • fishing
  • recreation trail
  • water access
Site Amenities:
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
Facilities:
  • ADA Accessible
  • restrooms: vault
  • trash
Pets:
  • pets

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