Swift Forest Camp

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  • Camping and day use 
  • 40 miles upstream from Merwin Park
  • 93 individual campsites available on first-come, first-serve basis (check campsite availability)
  • Picnic area
  • Two-lane boat ramp
  • Swimming beaches
  • Water and restrooms provided
  • Open Friday, before the last Saturday in April (when fishing starts), through the end of November
  • After October 1st no camp host/camping fees apply. Section A only, pack out garbage. Limited services, no water, and restrooms closed. Portable toilets available.

PDF View a map of the recreation area

PDF Information about boat passages on Swift Reservoir

Directions

From the I-5 Woodland, Washington Exit #21 take Highway 503 East, approximately 50 miles to Swift Camp.

Etiquette

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.

Gates close at 9 p.m.