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Bumping Dam Campground, Northern Cascade Range, Washington

   

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This primitive campground is located in an incredibly striking setting, and experience the great outdoors in Washington at its best at a primitive campground such as this one. All the great local attractions in the neighborhood and all the outdoors recreation are good reasons to come. At last, camping season is here once more; Bumping Dam Campground in Washington is just what you need.
Bumping Dam Campground is a glorious camp ground to use as a base while enjoying the Northern Cascade Range.
There is so much cool stuff close to Bumping Dam Campground; you always have a delightful time when you're here.
When you arrive at a primitive campground such as Bumping Dam Campground
 
    you'll realize it was well worth the effort getting here. This is a primitive camp ground which as expected means that there are a small number of services. Camping in Washington is such an enjoyable activity.
As if Bumping Dam
 Campground wasn't enough, you can also go fishing, swimming, hiking, and whitewater paddling, so running out of amusing things to do won’t happen. You find the 10.5-mile-from-start-to-finish Bumping Reservoir to American River sector of Bumping River nearby; this is a grade II whitewater stretch. It's most likely okay to go whitewater kayaking or rafting on this stretch of Bumping River even if you feel your whitewater kayaking or rafting abilities aren't very great. Whitewater boating can become dangerous, so check conditions before heading out. 3,246 feet of altitude variation and 9.6 miles of hiking is what you get at Goose Prairie Trail, a picturesque hiking trail close by. Goose Prairie  
Trail is a challenging one and a half days of hiking. A delightful backcountry trail featuring a variation between top and bottom of 3,203 feet, and 10 miles long, is to be found in the vicinity.  

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Other campgrounds near Bumping Dam Campground, Northern Cascade Range, Washington:

   Bumping Dam, Goose Prairie, 0 miles away
      
   Wenatchee National Forest - Bumping Lake Campground, Goose Prairie, 0 miles away
      
   Boat Landing Campground, Yakima County, 0 miles away
      
   Bumping Lake - Wenatchee National Forest, Chelan, 1 miles away
      
   Bumping Crossing Campground, Yakima County, 1 miles away
      
   Pleasant Valley Campground, Yakima County, 4 miles away
      
   Fish Lake Way Horse Camp, Goose Prairie, 4 miles away
      
   Salmon Cove Group, Goose Prairie, 4 miles away
      
   Hells Crossing Campground, Yakima County, 5 miles away
      
   Cougar Flat Campground, Yakima County, 5 miles away
      

Paddling Rivers Near Bumping Dam Campground, Northern Cascade Range, Washington:

   Bumping River, Yakima County, 0 miles away
      Class II - 10.5 miles long (Bumping Reservoir to American River)

   American River, Yakima County, 5 miles away
      Class III-IV - 4.7 miles long (Hell's Crossing to American Forks)

   American River, -blank- County, 6 miles away
      Class II-III+ - 7.5 miles long (Lodgepole Campground to Hell's Crossing)

   American River, Yakima County, 10 miles away
      Class II+ - 5 miles long (American Forks to Sawmill Flat)

   Little Naches River, Yakima/Kittitas County, 11 miles away
      Class II-III+(IV) - 9.5 miles long (Matthew Creek to Little Naches Campground)


Public Lands near Bumping Dam Campground, Northern Cascade Range, Washington:

   Mount Rainier National Park, Ashford - WA, 48 miles away
      
   Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, Washington, 17 miles away

   Lake Easton State Park, Washington, 20 miles away

   Iron Horse State Park, Washington, 24 miles away

   Federation Forest State Park, Washington, 31 miles away

   Olallie State Park, Washington, 37 miles away


Trails near Bumping Dam Campground, Northern Cascade Range, Washington:

   Goose Prairie Trail, Yakima County, 1 miles away
       9.6 hiking miles, 3246 feet elevation difference

   Richmond Mine Trail, Yakima County, 3 miles away
       10 hiking miles, 3203 feet elevation difference

   American Ridge Trail, Yakima County, 3 miles away
      31 hiking miles, 4759 feet elevation difference

   Nile Ridge Trail, Yakima County, 4 miles away
      5.6 hiking miles, 3162 feet elevation difference

   Bismarck Trail, Yakima County, 4 miles away
       14.2 hiking miles, 4496 feet elevation difference

   Goat Creek Trail, Yakima County, 4 miles away
       8 hiking miles, 3879 feet elevation difference

   Pear Butte Trail, Yakima County, 5 miles away
       13.2 hiking miles, 2981 feet elevation difference


Lakes Near Bumping Dam Campground, Northern Cascade Range, Washington:

   Granite Lake, Yakima County, 4 miles away

   Flat Iron Lake, Yakima County, 7 miles away

   Rimrock Lake, Yakima County, 16 miles away


Current weather conditions at Bumping Dam Campground, Northern Cascade Range, Washington
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Local climate location: GREENWATER 11 miles away


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