Great Navy Campout at Cliffside

Friday, June 23-25, 2023
Cliffside RV Park
Friday, June 23 (Check-in 2 p.m.)
Sunday, June 25(Check-Out 11 a.m.)

Join us for our Annual Great Navy Campout to celebrate June’s National Get Outdoors Month with two free nights of fun-filled tent camping at Cliffside!  Need gear?  We’ve got you covered!  Just let us know at registration what you need. 

There will be a full weekend of fun activities! Registration for first-time Great Navy Campout participants will be open beginning May 10th, in person or by calling the Convergence Zone at (360) 257-2432. On May 26th registration will open to all eligible patrons in person or by calling the Convergence Zone!

$25 Deposit is required to hold your spot per family
Register at MyFFR #407174-6

On Friday, June 23 between 2-7 pm the US Forest Service will have a Ranger on site to issue Federal Recreation Lands Access passes to all eligible Active Duty Members, Veterans and Gold Star Families during the Great Navy Campout!  You will be required to show your military or veterans ID card, they will be located at the Pavilion in the Group Tent area (down Cliffsides Tent Area Road). You do not need to be registered or participating in the Great Navy Campout to come and get your pass!

Great Navy Campout Schedule of Events:
Friday, June 23

Time:                   Event:                                                                                                     Location:
2 p.m.                   Check-in Begins                                                                                    
2 p.m.                   Pick up the scavenger hunt sheet & Schedule                                         
2-7 p.m.                National Forest/Park passes available                                                     
2-4:30 p.m.           Campsite Set-up (assistance available if needed)                                 
6 p.m.                    Meet & Greet & BBQ Dinner                                                            
                              (Hotdog, hamburgers & chips provided)               
7:30 p.m.               Campfire Activities & S’mores                                                           
9 p.m.                    Night Hike or Star gazing/telescopes (weather dependent)              

Saturday, June 24:
**Breakfast on your own
9:30 a.m.                Morning Yoga (Family Friendly)                                                     
10 a.m.-1 p.m.        Craft Tables                                                                                        
10 a.m.- 5 p.m.       On-Going Activities:
                                Disc Golf, Gaga Ball, Geocaching
9:30-11:30 a.m.       Family Friendly Campfire Cooking Class/Demonstration               
10 a.m.-12 p.m.       S.A.F.E. Archery & Beginners Casting Game                                 
10:30-11 a.m.          Family Olympics (Round 1)                                                               
12-1 p.m.                 Lunch - Hot Dog Burn                                                                              
1-4 p.m.                   S.A.F.E. Archery & Beginners Casting Game                                     
1:30-2:15 p.m.        Nature Activities with Jenn                                                                
1:30-4 p.m.             Slackline Activity                                                                                 
1-3:00 p.m.             Family Friendly Campfire Cooking Class/Demonstration                  
2-2:30 p.m.             Family Olympics (Round 2)                                                               
3-3:45 p.m.             Nature Activities with Jenn                                                                
5 p.m.                     Dinner on your own
7:30 p.m.                Campfire Sing-Along –S’mores and Prize Drawings                           
9 p.m.                     Family Olympics (Round 3)                                                              
9:30 p.m.                Night Hike or Star gazing/telescopes (weather dependent)                 

Sunday June 25:

9 a.m.                   Pancake Breakfast                                                                                      
8:30 a.m.              Grayson the Whale with Deception Pass Interpretive Staff                       
                             Exploring wildlife around us (Skins & Skulls) with Whidbey Taxidermy
11 a.m.                 Prizes, Evaluations and Thank You’s and Family Olympic Awards         
Noon                    Check-Out Time

NOTE: Please be aware that this schedule is designed with the best intentions of providing you the opportunity to have a fun getaway with your families!  Make new friends and try some new things but also be aware that this schedule may change for various reasons so please feel free to approach any of the staff with questions or concerns that you may have!