Description

Don’t you just wish there was a place where just beyond the tree after tree there was a massive blue lake holding out its arms out to you in a welcoming embrace for you jump in and puddle cuddle? Well here it is! Fairholme Campground sits on the west end of Crescent Lake, the second largest lake in Washington. It’s clear blue waters are a main attraction for visitors and with Continue reading...
Don’t you just wish there was a place where just beyond the tree after tree there was a massive blue lake holding out its arms out to you in a welcoming embrace for you jump in and puddle cuddle? Well here it is! Fairholme Campground sits on the west end of Crescent Lake, the second largest lake in Washington. It’s clear blue waters are a main attraction for visitors and with plenty of sites, Fairholme’s got room for everyone.
Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans, trailers, rv & moto...
No. of sites
88
RV details
Not specified
RV hookups
None
Access
Park at listing
Group sizes
Up to people per site
Potable water available
Fires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Picnic table available

Activities

Offered near the campground.

Boating
Fishing
Hiking
Horseback riding
Paddling
Climbing
Snow sports
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Fairholme Campground.

Forest
Hot spring
Redwoods
Swimming hole
Waterfall
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Hipcamper Alie
Alie D.
didn't provide a recommendation.
October 8th, 2015

This campground is my favorite I've ever camped at. There is a set of campsites that are walk in only, and are located RIGHT on the lake's shore. Can't wait to come back and snag one of those coveted spots!

sunrise from the campground dockour lil campsite, we didn't get one of the amazing walk up spots on the water because we showed up really late friday night.beautiful lake crescent, this photo is from the lodge where you can rent kayaks, canoes, and paddle boardsbreakfast of champions
Hipcamper Lauren
Lauren O.
didn't provide a recommendation.
May 30th, 2017

This place fills up fast on holiday weekends. If you're able to have a flexible schedule I'd recommend getting there early. Other than the walk-in sites, the C-loop is closest to the lake. But A and B loops are just as nice (with A-loop being the furthest from the lake). It's a fantastic, well-maintained campground and served as the perfect base camp for all of my Olympic National Park endeavors.

Another view of campsite #12Every campsite has a fire pit and picnic table.This is from campsite #12 in the A-loop. There is a B and C loop in addition to a few walk-in campsites along the lake. A view from the campground beach at Lake Crescent. You can rent kayaks at the campground store by the hour.
Hipcamper Kelly
Kelly R.
didn't provide a recommendation.
January 24th, 2018

We were nervous about a first-come campground, but took a chance. We were traveling late July, arriving on a Monday (which we hoped would better our chances of getting a good spot). We had an decent drive, and arrived around noon. At that time, there were lots of spots to choose from, including a few overlooking the lake, and a couple that were immediately on the lake (but a bit of a walk)! The prime spots filled within an hour of our arrival, but by evening there were still many spots to choose from for the late arrivals.

It was a magical campsite, and the lake is beautiful. My favorite thing was getting up to watch the sunrise over the hills. Bathrooms were very clean. I highly recommend this campground!

Gorgeous morning! View from the pier.Notice the hammock by the lake? That is one of the walk-in sites! Fairholme CampgroundRoasted marshmallows will never be the same!
Hipcamper Jonathan L.
recommends this listing.
July 20th, 2018
Hipcamper Natalie G.
recommends this listing.
July 28th, 2018
Hipcamper Hameed I.
recommends this listing.
August 31st, 2018
Hipcamper Sydney M.
recommends this listing.
August 7th, 2018
Hipcamper Maddy G.
recommends this listing.
July 1st, 2018
Hipcamper Heather B.
recommends this listing.
April 1st, 2018
Hipcamper Charles M.
doesn't recommend this listing.
February 18th, 2018
Hipcamper Kacie G.
recommends this listing.
February 5th, 2018
Hipcamper Kelly R.
recommends this listing.
January 24th, 2018
Hipcamper Steven S.
recommends this listing.
December 7th, 2017
Hipcamper Madison H.
recommends this listing.
September 29th, 2017
Hipcamper Lauren O.
recommends this listing.
May 30th, 2017
Park
Olympic National Park
State
Washington
Phone Number
(360) 565-3130
Directions
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Official Website
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Coordinates
48.068° N, 123.916° W
$12/night
Tent / RV / Trailer: 88 Sites
(Up to people per site)