This heavily-used campground is located about 16 miles up Icicle Creek Road/ Forest Road 7600, at the confluence of Icicle Creek and Chatter Creek. The campground consists of 12 single sites which cannot be reserved in advance, and one group site which must be reserved in advance at recreation.gov. Vault toilets, garbage service, and a small group shelter with a fireplace are maintained. The campground is close to the trailheads for many popular hiking trails. There is a nightly fee per vehicle parked in each site.
13 Total – 12 Single Sites First Come, First Serve / 1 Group Site to reserve. Open from May 20th to October 3rd.
Chatter Creek Group Campground offers outdoor enthusiasts the opportunity to hike, fish, ski and enjoy a long list of outdoor recreational activities throughout the year. Anglers may want to cast a line into the pools lining the pebble-strewn shore of Chatter Creek. A variety of trout populations find habitat along the banks of this quaint creek. The trailhead for Icicle Gorge Loop Trail is close to camp. This valley-bottom trail has easy grades along both sides of Icicle Creek. On the other hand, Chatter Creek Trail, also nearby, offers a challenging steep trail with thick underbrush. Skiing, snowmobiling, tubing and skijouring are popular winter activities for visitors to the Wenatchee Ranger District. Both motorized and non-motorized Sno-Parks in the area offer access to both groomed trails and natural settings for those wanting to explore the winter wonderland.
Chatter Creek Group Campground has one large site that can accommodate up to 45 people and 12 vehicles. The site is equipped with picnic tables, a group campfire ring, drinking water and accessible vault toilets.
From Seattle take Highway 2 East through Monroe and then over Stevens’ Pass. Take a right on Icicle River Road and follow road approximately 16 miles. The campground will be on the right. From the East take Highway 2 West through Leavenworth. Take a left on Icicle River Road and follow road approximately 16 miles. The campground will be on the right. From the South take Highway 97 North to Highway 2. Take Highway 2 West through Leavenworth. Take a left on Icicle River Road and follow road approximately 16 miles. The campground will be on the right.