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Sunset Falls Campground, WA

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
  • Sites not reserved are available on a first-come, first-served basis on-site.
  • There is no electricity or hookups.
  • There is no water available at this facility; please bring your own drinking water.
  • The camping fee includes entry for one vehicle and one legally towed vehicle, any extra vehicles will be subject to an extra vehicle fee at the campground.
  • For more information visit HoodooRecreation.com or call 541-338-7869.
  • Click here for more information about Gifford Pinchot National Forest.
  • Don't Move Firewood: Please protect Pacific Northwest forests by preventing the spread of invasive species. Firewood can carry insects and diseases that can threaten the health of our western forests. You can make a difference by obtaining and burning your firewood near your camping destination. Visit Dontmovefirewood.org for further information.

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.

Location: 40806 NE Sunset Falls Rd, Yacolt WA 98675

Contact Information:

Mailing Address:

Sunset Falls Campground
NE Sunset Falls Rd
Yacolt  WA  98675

Phone Number:

Information:  (541)338-7869
Mail to:
P.O Box 8516
Coburg OR 97408

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