Find Sites

Find your camping spot

Find other facilities on map

For more information on passes click here

For more information on Forest
Safety click here

Don't move firewood : Please protect the Pacific Northwest from invasive species by obtaining or purchasing your firewood at or near your camping destination. Firewood can carry insects and diseases that threaten the health of our western forests. You can make a difference by buying and burning your firewood locally.


part ofGifford Pinchot National Forest, US Forest Service
Status: Open year round.   Season Dates


Sunset Falls Campground is located in the Gifford Pinchot National Forest. Visitors enjoy scenic views of the river and a waterfall within the campground. The campground is open all year.

Natural Features:

The campground is just off the East Fork Lewis River at an elevation of 1,000 feet. The campground road and trail path to the falls are paved and shaded by large evergreen trees.


There are several hiking trails nearby, including the Silver Star trail which offers excellent views of Portland, Oregon. The area is also popular with kayakers that visit the East Fork Lewis River.


Sunset Falls Campground offers 18 standard sites that accommodate tents and RVs (22 feet), but no hookups are available. Picnic tables and campfire rings with grills are provided, as are 3 vault toilets and trash receptacles.

Nearby Attractions:

The campground is located in between Mount St. Helens and Mount Adams, and only about an hour north of Portland, Oregon.

Activities and Amenities

Within Facility
  • Host
  • Pets Allowed
  • Picnic Area
  • Shade
  • Tent Pads
  • Trash Collection
  • Vault Toilets
  • Waterfront Sites
Within 10 Miles
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
Know Before You Go
  • Please bring reservation confirmation with you.
  • If campsite is not reserved, it may be available on a first-come, first serve basis
  • There is no electricity or water at the campground.
  • There are no hookups.
  • A $5.00 fee will be charged at the campground for each additional vehicle.
  • For more information call the Mount St. Helen's Ranger District at (360) 449-7800.

Getting There:

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
45.81861, -122.25
45°49'7"N, 122°15'0"W

From I-5 take exit 9 WA 502 for Battle Ground. Go about 7 miles and turn left on WA 503 and head north for about 5.5 miles. Turn right onto NE Rock Creek Rd, which will turn into NE 152nd Ave and then a slight left onto NE Lucia Falls Rd for about 7 miles. Then turn right onto NE Sunset Falls Road, travel for about 7 miles and the campground will be on your right.

Contact Information:

Mailing Address:

42218 N.E. Yale Bridge Rd.
Amboy WA 98601

Phone Number:

Information: (360)449-7800 helps you discover and book trips to all of America's public places.
Learn more about us, or about any of our agency partners below:
Bureau of Land Management Federal Highway Administration National Oceanic Atmosphere Administration Smithsonian Institution USDA Forest Service US Army Corps of Engineers US Fish and Wildlife Service National Park Service Bureau of Engraving and Printing Tennessee Valley Authority Bureau of Reclamation National Archives Records Administration

Agency Partners