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Friends Landing Campground

Campground Description:  Friends Landing Campground exists due to concerted efforts between the Friend Family, Trout Unlimited, Columbia Pacific RC&D and Grays Harbor County.  The campground was envisioned as a fisherman's paradise for people who are wheelchair bound.  Every aspect of the facility is wheelchair accessible.  Fishermen (and fisherwomen) have their choice of fishing in Lake Quigg or on the Chehalis River.  The lake provides Rainbow trout with several other species while the Chehalis river offers Sturgeon year round and Salmon in season.  The campground is beautifully landscaped with shrubbery to provide isolation between the campsites, once mature.  The restroom facilities are also wheelchair accessible with flush toilets and hot showers.  Full shopping, restaurants and services are available in Montesano (2.2 miles from Friends Landing Campground).  Open year round.  Reservations are strongly recommended during the summer months as well as during Salmon season.

Number of Sites:  19

Electricity:  Yes at every site

Water:  Yes at every site

Sewer:  No

Waste Water Dump Station:  Yes

Directions:  From Highway 12 Eastbound or Westbound - Follow Highway 12 to Montesano.  Once in Montesano look for Aldergrove Drive (Look for the Washington State Department of Fish and Game offices) and turn south onto Aldergrove Dr.  Follow Alderwood Dr. (it becomes Katon Road) to the entrance to the park, 2.2 miles from Highway 12

Fishing:  Yes.  Fish the Chehalis River for Sturgeon year round and Salmon in season.  Fish the lake for trout.

Astronomy Opportunities:  Good from almost any place in the park.  For users of computerized telescopes the exact position is 46.94640N, 123.64111W

Nearby Golfing: 

Oaksridge Golf Course
P.O. Box 454
1052 Monte-Elma Road
Elma WA 98541
360-482-3511
Oaksridge Golf Course

Contact Information: 

Friends Landing Campground
300 Katon Rd
Montesano, WA
360-249-5117
Friends Landing Campground

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The sign that welcomes you to Friends Landing Campground

A Google Earth view of Freindship Landing Campground

The restroom facilities at Friends Landing Campground are wheelchair accessible and offer flush toilets and hot showers

The day use area at Friends Landing Campground can be reserved for group gatherings

One of the beautifully landscaped RV camping or tent camping sites at Friends Landing Campground

All of the camping sites at Friends Landing Campground are paved and offer fire pits and picnic tables

The dock on the lake at Friends Landing Campground is wheelchair accessible and paved paths provide access

The dock on the Chehalis River at Friends Landing Campground is wheelchair accessible and paved paths provide access


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