Downey Creek; Dispersed Campsites

Looking at a campsite near Downey Creek

There are two dispersed campsites near Downey off of the Suiattle River Road, Forest Road #26.  These campsites are located 19.7 miles down the road just before crossing the Downey Creek Bridge on the left, (north).

Downey Creek

Downey Creek can be heard from the campsites and just a short distance away.  Several nice day hikes such as Sulfur Creek and Downey Creek are near by.
Campground Details:
Accessible: No

Owner: Forest Service
2 primitive campsites

Dispersed campsites are not campground and do not have:
  • A camp host
  • Garbage receptacle
  • Potable water
  • No reservations & is first come first served

They do have:

  • Vehicle pull ins
  • Vault toilet

Being able to camp at dispersed campsites is a wonderful recreation to have available.  Please keep our backcountry clean and do not blaze new roads by driving where roads are closed or nonexistent.