The Horseshoe Cove Campground location is in , Washington
. This page provides detailed contact information for this campground location including the campground phone number, office hours, reservation information and driving directions.
If you have any questions about the Horseshoe Cove Campground facility, or if you need to reserve a campsite, then call the campground listed below.
Campground information , Washington
Horseshoe Cove Campground is nestled under a canopy of forest along the banks of Baker Lake.
Located in the Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest which stretches along the west side of the Cascade Mountains between the Canadian border and Mt. Rainier National Park, this area is one of the most spectacular in the country, showcasing glacier-covered peaks, wide mountain meadows and old-growth forests.
In addition to being a prime location for boating, fishing, swimming, and picnicking , hikers and backpackers are especially fortunate to have access to a variety of spectacular trails along the lake and in the nearby Mt. Baker National Recreation Area..
The Baker Lake and Baker River Trails are family friendly hikes that are a short drive from the campground. The Baker Lake trail starts on the south end of the lake in a stand of Douglas fir and travels 13 miles above the eastern shoreline of Baker Lake. Anderson Point with views of Mt. Baker and Mt. Shuksan is 2.5 miles from the trailheadand is a popular boat in camp, backpacking destination and lunch spot. The Baker River Trail starts at the north end of the lake and follows the river 2.25 miles upstream, through large old-growth into North Cascades National Park.
There are 39 campsites at Horseshoe Cove Campground, including three large group sites.
With several sites located at the lake’s edge, and others in close vicinity, this campground offers visitors the ideal opportunity to camp near the shoreline or under a canopy of trees.
A boat ramp, large sandy swim beach, trail, firewood are available at the campground.
From the lake on a clear day visitors will see Mt. Baker, the most prominent feature of the Mt. Baker Wilderness. Rising to an elevation of 10,781 feet, the active volcano from which the forest takes its name is perpetually snow-capped and mantled with an extensive network of creeping glaciers. Mt. Baker’s summit, Grant Peak, is actually a 1,300-foot-deep mound of ice, which hides a massive volcanic crater.
For facility specific information, please call (360) 386-8214.
Hike in the mountains above the lake in the Mt. Baker National Recreation Area, or take some time to visit North Cascades National Park. This unique park is like no other place on earth. It features a deep blue lake surrounded by sheer, 2,000′ cliffs, two picturesque islands and a violent volcanic past. Hiking trails, a visitor center and educational programs are available.
Charges & Cancellations
Once your reservation start date has begun, neither the Recreation.gov Contact Center nor the campground manager will be able to modify your reservation.
Frequently Asked Questions About , WA
How do I make a reservation with Horseshoe Cove Campground?
To make reservations at Horseshoe Cove Campground, you can call the office at 360-804-1103.
Where is Horseshoe Cove Campground located?
The Horseshoe Cove Campground is located at in ,
. This is the location you will need to go to for camping and information.
Does Horseshoe Cove Campground have tent or RV camping?
Horseshoe Cove Campground offers both tent and RV camping, but to confirm you will need to call the office at 360-804-1103 to make sure things haven’t changed.