Forest campgrounds opening for summer




Several low-elevation campgrounds in the Gifford Pinchot National Forest are open for the summer recreation season.

Opening today in the Wind River area are Beaver, Panther Creek and  Paradise Creek. Government Mineral Springs already was open.

Oklahoma and Moss Creek campgrounds opened today in the Little White Salmon River area north of Willard.

Campgrounds opening today in the northern end of the forest include Tower Rock, Big Creek, Iron Creek and La Wis Wis.