Eagle Creek Overlook Group Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

Exterior of covered picnic shelter and restrooms at Eagle Creek Group CG

Set on a bluff with sweeping views of the Columbia River and the Washington side of the Gorge, this is site is great for family gathering and group events.  The group site includes a covered picnic shelter, picnic tables, campfire rings, and accessible vault toilets.  It can accommodate 90 people and about 40 cars, including trailers. There are no RV hookups on site.

The Eagle Creek Overlook Group site is available by reservation only at www.recreation.gov.

This site was developed by the CCC in the 1930's as a place to view construction of the Bonneville Dam. Great for family gatherings and other group events.

The restrooms have been updated for accessibility. Noise can be an issue with I-84 nearby as well as railroad tracks.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Closed for the season. Reserve now on recreation.gov for your 2017 visit!
Operational Hours: May 1 - Sept 30
Reservations: This popular campground is available by reservation only, so plan early! Reserve a site at www.recreation.gov at least 48 hours before your stay and up to 360 days in advance.
  • $75/Night - Sunday thru Thursday
  • $125/Night - Friday, Saturday, and Holidays
Open Season: October 2 - May 1
Usage: Light
  • Trailers and RVs 22 ft. max.
  • Limited to 90 maximum people per day; no amplified music is allowed at any time
Closest Towns: Cascade Locks, OR
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Flush toilets
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area

General Information


From Portland, OR: Travel east on Interstate 84 approximately 41 miles and take exit #41. At the end of the off ramp turn, left at the stop sign. Follow the paved road under the freeway to the parking area.

From Cascade Locks, OR: Travel west on Interstate 84 approximately 3 miles and take exit #40, Bonneville Dam (exit #41 has no westbound exit). Turn left at the stop sign at the end of the off ramp and left again onto the eastbound freeway entrance. Travel east on Interstate 84 to exit #41 and follow directions above.

General Notes:

Individual campsites at Eagle Creek Overlook Group Campground Exterior of covered picnic shelter area at Eagle Creek Overlook Group Campground

Interior of Eagle Creek Overlook Group Campground Shelter. Rock wall and pathway at Eagle Creek Overlook

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Group camping of up to 90 people with flush toilets and covered fireside room.

Reservation InfoThis site can be reserved by calling Toll Free 1-877-444-6777 (International 518-885-3639 or TDD 877-833-6777) or on-line at http://www.recreation.gov/campgroundDetails.do?contractCode=NRSO&parkId=75167\&topTabIndex=CampingSpot


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