The Centralia Campout is located half-way
Portland and Seattle on I-5 in Centralia,_Washington.
Coming from the SOUTH on I-5, get off at exit 82 (which is the second
At the bottom of the off ramp, turn RIGHT onto Harrison Ave. and get into
the LEFT lane.
From the NORTH, get off at exit 82. (Harrison Ave. - 1st Centralia exit -
where the Factory Outlet Stores are)
At the end of the off ramp, turn LEFT (go under the freeway) onto Harrison
Stay in the LEFT lane.
That lane turns into a LEFT ONLY turn lane. (Goodwill is on the right just before you will turn LEFT)
Turn LEFT onto 1st St.
After a few blocks, you will cross over a set of railroad tracks.
The next street is K St. Don't turn there.
For reference, the First Street Market is on the right.
The next street is J St. Turn LEFT onto J St.
You are now headed north.
Go STRAIGHT for several blocks. There are stop signs at Second St., Fourth
St., and Fifth St.
There are railroad tracks that go right down the middle of 5th St.
Go over the railroad tracks and continue to Sixth St. where there is another stop sign.
Turn LEFT onto Sixth St.
You are nearly there! Go 1 more block and CROSS K St.
Use caution at this intersection as there are no stop signs in either direction!
Continue on Sixth St. past the 'Dead End' sign. Just past the white house on your right, turn RIGHT and follow the gravel road to the mowed grass 'road' to the camping area.
If you're use a GPS unit, there is no mailing address.
However, if you enter 1185 L St., Centralia, WA 98531
as your destination, it should lead you right to the
intersection of L St. and W. 6th St.
Turn RIGHT and go down the gravel road until you come to
the 'mowed, grass road. You have arrived at the COTMC!
If you get hopelessly lost, my cell phone number is 360-269-8833.
If it would help you to look at a map of Centralia,
you can click