Money Creek Campground

Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest

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Northeast Old Cascade Hwy.
Skykomish, WA 98288
360-677-2414
425-783-6000
Reservations: 877-444-6777
Official Website

GPS: 47.7292, -121.4075

Last Price Paid: $18
Number of Sites: 25
Pad Type: gravel
Reservations: Yes
Open Seasonally: May-Sept.
Elevation: 2208 ft
Max Stay: 14
Tent Camping: Yes

2 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise

Cell Phone Coverage

4bars
Verizon 4G/LTE
4bars
AT&T 4G/LTE
5bars
T-Mobile 4G/LTE
Weboost
1 review
Nightly rate: $18
Days stayed: 14
Site Number: 8
“Best Low-Key Campground”

Reviewed Mar 30, 2018

Overall Rating

Love, Love, Love MoneyCreek. Been coming here for decades. Just outside of a wellstocked and easy access gas station and quaint town, sitting right on river. No electric, but RV sites too. One of my top 10 favs, will prob spend a month here over camping season. Will be there opening week. Stay here!!!

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
5bars
T-Mobile 4G/LTE

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


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Nathan @ Wand'rly

14 Volkswagen Bus, Champagne Edition, Riviera Campwagen
293 reviews
Nightly rate: $20
Days stayed: 3
Site Number: 21

Nathan @ Wand'rly would stay here again

“Lush old-growth along a bustling river...and highway.”

Reviewed Aug 21, 2015

Overall Rating

Another gem in my never-ending quest to find all of the old growth left in Washington, Money Creek is FULL of massive Doug-firs, Western redcedars and even some nice sized hemlocks. Moss and lichen all through the undergrowth, making the sites not only stunning, but really private, too.

The Hoodoo campground host--a rookie as she told me, this being her first season--was uncommonly nice (Hoodoo folks aren't mean, they're just usually really particular about every little detail). She recommended we stay in a spot that didn't have a fire pit, but I asked her if I could just try and squeeze our 50' of Airstream and van into a different, nicer spot that was only about 30' long.

"Sure, let me know how it turns out," and we managed to get her in there!

I didn't care, because I love the forest here so much, but note that there is a very close train that rolls through and it can be quite loud, and US 2 runs close by too. The traffic noise was heavy during the day but disappeared completely by 11pm or so.

Cell service was banging like a 1990's gang member.

The loop on the East Side portion of the campground, it should be noted, can be pretty tight as it lollipops at the end. We made it no problem but anything larger than us (say a 40' rockstar) might find themselves in a predicament. And if there's anywhere you don't want to find yourself, it's in a predicament.

I'm going to go find myself on a river somewhere, thanks for reading and remember, only you can reduce toilet odor. Please close the lid.

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
4bars
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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Hookups:
  • dry camping
Recreation:
  • fishing
  • picnic area
  • recreation trail
  • water access
Site Amenities:
  • big rig
  • picnic table
  • pull thru
Facilities:
  • firewood
  • ADA Accessible
  • restrooms: flush
  • trash
  • water available
Pets:
  • pets

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