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Lake Gillette 189

Colville National Forest


Lake Gillette Campground

Lake Gillette Campground lies on the east shore of Lake Gillette, a popular spot for boating and fishing. Lake Gillette campground is a 14 site campground with paved interior roads and parking spurs. Six of the campsites are double sites. A site map is available here.


Day-use area includes five picnic tables, five fire rings, animal resistant garbage containers, developed swim beach with buoys and ropes, rustic amphitheater, three paved parking areas, concrete boat launch and paved loop access road.



$29 for single site

$58 for double site

$10 for day use

$52 day use season pass for Colville & Idaho Panhandle National Forests

Reservations: Available at Reservations can be made 6 months prior to the first day of your camping stay.


Directions: Lake Gillette campground is located 23 miles east of Colville, WA and 15 miles west of Ione, WA. It is accessed via Washington State Highway 20 and County Road 4987.  See map below.


Amenities: Animal resistant garbage containers, pressurized water system and accessible concrete vault toilets.


Open dates: Opens one week before Memorial Day weekend (on Friday). Closes last Monday in September. To see the most current season dates, please visit

Nearby: Fishing, boating, and hiking.

See more campgrounds managed by Scenic Canyons in the Colville National Forest.

For more information, visit the Forest Service website.

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