Wyeth Campground is a beautiful site, fully paved, among Douglas-fir and bigleaf maple trees, with access to hiking on Wyeth Trail #411 and Gorge Trail #400 via Wyeth/Gorton Creek Trailhead. It offers 13 individual sites and 3 group sites. All but 2 individual sites are reservable up to 6 months in advance. Sites 1 and 2 are available on a first-come, first-served basis only. Most days between Memorial Day and Labor day are fully booked.
No hookups. No water. Please come prepared and bring the water you will need with you.
The Wyeth area was an early settlement site and was later used as a CCC camp in the 1930's and a Conscientious Objector camp in the 1940's.
At a Glance
May 9, 2016: Potable water is not available due to a system failure. We are looking in to that today. Flush toilets should be available. Check with camps hosts upon arrival or call 541-308-1700. This is now a reservation campground (go to www.recreation.gov for reservations). There are 2 sites set aside for first-come,first-serve. Other sites may be available on a day to day basis depending or reservations. Reservations may be made up to six months in advance. Reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance of planned stay.
Reservations for Wyeth Campground available at ww.recreation.gov up to 6 months in advance. *Reservations are strongly recommended.
From Portland, OR: Travel east on Interstate 84, to exit #51. Turn right at the stop sign at the end of the off ramp and another right onto Wyeth Road. Travel about 1/4 mile on Wyeth Road. The campground is on the left.
From Hood River, OR: Travel west on Interstate 84, to exit #51. Turn right at the stop sign at the end of the off ramp and another right onto Wyeth Road. Travel about 1/4 mile on Wyeth Road. The campground is on the left.
Restrooms at Wyeth Campground have interpretive sign and information board directly opposite.