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Lake Thomas179

Colville National Forest


Lake Thomas Campground

Lake Thomas Campground lies on the east shore of Lake Thomas, a popular spot for boating and fishing. Lake Thomas Campground is located about 3/4 mile from Lake Gillette and Gillette Campgrounds. Lake Thomas Campground is a 16 site fee campground with paved interior roads. All of the campsites are single-family units.


This campground has two loop roads and is designed for tent camping or camping with shorter trailers or RVs. Short parking spurs and tight turning radiuses limit the suggested vehicle size to sixteen feet or less for trailers and 30 feet or less for RV’s



$29 per night

$10 for day use

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

Reservations: Not available.


Directions: Lake Thomas Campground is located 24 miles east of Colville, WA and 14 miles west of Ione,  WA. It is accessed via Washington State Highway 20 and County Road 4987.


Amenities: Animal resistant garbage containers, nine animal resistant food storage lockers, pressurized water system and three accessible concrete vault toilets.


Open dates: Opens Friday before Memorial Day. Closes day after Labor Day at noon.


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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