Eagle Creek Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

Eagle Creek Campground will be on www.recreation.gov starting Weds, Nov 26, 2014 for reservations.  Reservations are highly recommended.

With access to some of the Gorge's best hiking opportunities, this campground makes a terrific base camp for a weekend of adventures.

Built in 1915, Eagle Creek Campground is considered the first Forest Service campground constructed in the United State. It also features the first restroom with flush toilets constructed in a Forest Service campground, which is still in use. 

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Eagle Creek campground will be on www.recreation.gov starting Nov 26, 2014
Operational Hours: May 1 through September 30
Reservations: Eagle Creek Campground will be on www.recreation.gov  starting Weds. Nov 26, 2014
Fees $15/Night for single unit.
$5/Extra vehicle
Open Season: May 1 - Sept 30
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Trailers and RVs 20 ft. max.
Closest Towns: Cascade Locks, OR
Water: No Water
Restroom: Flush toilets
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions:

From Portland, OR: Travel east on Interstate 84 to exit #41.  Take a right at the end of the off ramp and follow the signs to Eagle Creek Campground.  The campground is located south of Eagle Creek Overlook. 

From Cascade Locks, OR: Travel west on Interstate 84 approximately 3 miles to Bonneville Dam exit #40 (there is no westbound exit #41). Turn left at the stop sign, go under the interstate and then turn left onto the eastbound freeway entrance. Travel east approximately 1 mile on Interstate 84 to exit #41. Take a right at the end of the off ramp and follow the signs to the campground.


Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

  • Reset Map
    Reset Map
Loading Icons...

Activities


Camping & Cabins

Hide detail HIDE

Campground Camping

Campsites are situated between large trees atop a bluff above Eagle Creek and the Columbia River.

Sleeping ShelterNo
Reservation InfoNot reservable
Fire InformationCampfires allowed, fire rings at each site, no wood for sale, may gather dead downed material, all material must fit in fire ring
No. of Sites16 single site(s)
No. of Accessible sites16

RV Camping

No RV hookups.  20 foot trailer limit.  Tight curves in the recreation area.

Hookup - WaterNo
Reservation InfoNot reservable
Fire InformationCampfires allowed, fire rings at each site, no wood for sale, may gather dead downed material, all material must fit in fire ring
No. of Sites17
Size Restrictions20
No. of Accessible sites17
Hookups - ElectricNo
Dump StationsNo
Pavement Type for ParkingAsphalt
Hookup - SewerNo

Hiking

Show detail SHOW

Nature Viewing

Show detail SHOW

Outdoor Learning

Show detail SHOW
Areas & Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
45.642244
  Longitude : 
-121.925284
  Elevation : 
200