Where you can find us and when:

13011B US Hwy 12
Packwood, WA 98361
Phone: (360) 494-2223
Mailing Address is: PO Box 64
Packwood, WA 98361


Sunday: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Local News And Alerts

Because of the extremely dry weather, there are currently very strict laws for the National Forest:

These rules remain in effect until December 31, 2015.

The heart of Volcano Country, located centrally between Mt. Rainier, Mt. St. Helens, and Mt. Adams. Packwood's remote locations and small town charm appeal to the visitor who's looking for a wonderful place to relax and refresh. Scenic beauty and recreational opportunities attract visitors from all over the world who come for the hiking, hunting, fishing, bird and wildlife watching, skiing, snowboarding, snowmobiling and camping.

Packwood is located 9 miles south of Mt. Rainier National Park and approximately 30 miles northeast of Mt. St. Helens National Monument. It is on Highway 12 in the northern part of Gifford Pinchot National Forest. The White Pass Ski area is 20 miles to the east.

Because of our proximity to so many recreational areas, Packwood enjoys a diversity of people and businesses. Summer events include two flea markets, an exhibition, Hotrod Car Show, music, craft shows, and several BBQ's. The Christmas festival, Winter Carnival, and a Snowmobile Hill Climb keep us busy in the winter.

Feel like staying the weekend? Try one of our many local accomodations to hang your hat. From hotels, cabins, and a quaint Bed and Breakfast, you are sure to get a restful sleep. Be sure to visit our Lodging page to help you plan your next visit to charming Packwood!

We're in the news! Read a recent article about Packwood Lake in The Columbian here.

Where you can find us and when:

13011B US Hwy 12
Packwood, WA 98361
Phone: (360) 494-2223
Mailing Address is: PO Box 64
Packwood, WA 98361


Sunday: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm