Best Camping for Kids Around the Mid Columbia
If you want to take small children camping you need a place with no snakes or bears, a manageable distance from deep water, comfortable tent sites, and a short drive. Here are 7 parks that fit the bill:
Remember, though, that a burn ban is in effect at state parks due to the drought.
On the Snake River just up from Burbank. On the way to Ice Harbor Dam.
Next to Burbank, just on the other side of the Snake River from Pasco.
On the Snake River just up from Burbank, halfway between Hood River and Fish Hook State Parks.
Plymouth, Washington is just south of Kennewick across the river from Umatilla.
Naches is just north of Yakima. Stop and have a burger in Union Gap or Yakima and then drive into the beautiful Cascades just two hours from home.
Outside of Dayton, Washington east of Pasco. Near Camp Wooten.
Just outside Dayton, Washington along the Touchet River.