- Located 12 miles north of Elma, WA
Schafer State Park is a 119-acre camping park on the Satsop River, midway between Olympia and Ocean Park. A big attraction to park users is the abundant fishing for steelhead, cutthroat trout and salmon on the Satsop River. Wading and swimming in the shallow water make it an equally attractive site for family gatherings. Buildings are constructed from native stone.A vehicle parking permit is no longer required for day visits.
Hours + Fees
Summer: 8 a.m. to dusk.Winter: 8 a.m. to dusk.
Map + Directions
Located 12 miles north of Elma, Wash., on the East Fork of the Satsop River.From Elma:Drive 12 miles north on the East Satsop Road. The park is also accessible via the Brady exit from U.S. Hwy. 12. This route offers a scenic 10-mile drive.