Salt Creek Campground
Your Gateway to Tranquil Camping
Salt Creek Campground is a picturesque camping destination on the Olympic Peninsula. Situated near Port Angeles, the campground offers a unique coastal camping experience with stunning views of the Strait of Juan de Fuca and the Olympic Mountains.
The campground is nestled within the Salt Creek Recreation Area, which covers 196 acres and features a diverse range of natural attractions and recreational opportunities.
Salt Creek Campground offers tent and RV camping options. The campground provides various sites, some perched on bluffs overlooking the ocean, providing breathtaking views. Amenities include picnic tables, fire rings, and restrooms. It is a fantastic place to set up camp and enjoy the natural beauty around you.
The campground is known for its stunning pebble beach, which is a perfect spot for beach combing, exploring tide pools, and enjoying the beautiful ocean scenery. During low tide, you can discover a rich variety of marine life, including starfish, sea anemones, and crabs.
Nature's Playground Unveiled
Salt Creek Recreation Area offers several hiking trails that showcase the area’s natural beauty. The trails wind through lush forests and along the coastline, providing stunning vistas. One popular trail is the Crescent Beach Trail, which leads to a sandy beach and offers excellent views of the Strait of Juan de Fuca.
Salt Creek Campground is renowned for its incredible tide pools. These shallow pools are home to a diverse array of marine organisms, including colorful anemones, sea stars, hermit crabs, and more. Exploring the tide pools is a fascinating and educational activity for visitors of all ages.
The surrounding area is teeming with wildlife, providing opportunities for birdwatching and wildlife spotting. Keep an eye out for bald eagles, seabirds, deer, and sometimes even whales passing by in the Strait of Juan de Fuca.