Cresap Bay Park

  • Day use and camping
  • Swimming beach  please note: for the safety of all swimmers, no personal flotation devices (including but not limited to: kayaks, paddleboards, inflatable watercraft, etc.) or use of oars or paddles are allowed within swimming area
  • Two-lane boat ramp
  • 56 overnight campsites (check availability)
  • Group camping facility with 15 campsites (group site has a covered shelter with a fireplace, sink and electricity)
  • Separate 23-slip marina available for first come, first served use by overnight guests at the campground
  • Water, restrooms and showers provided
  • Recreational vehicle dump station, but no RV hook-ups at campsites
  • Open Friday before Memorial Day through September 30
  • Gates close at 9 p.m.

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From the I-5 Woodland, Washington Exit #21 take Highway 503 East, approximately 24 miles, turn right at 503 South, drive approximately 3 miles to Cresap.


Visitors entering day use sites via vehicles are required to pay applicable fees. Pass holders must check in with booth attendant (if staffed). Passes must be displayed in car window at all times. Fees are non-transferable.

ALERT: This message has been updated Tuesday, May 9, 2017.

·         State Route 503 is currently open, expect delays.  Please visit the WSDOT website for travel details at 

·         Boaters, due to severe winter storms, you may encounter large amounts of floating and subsurface debris on the reservoirs.   All persons using the waters of the Reservoirs do so at their own risk.